THE ADVENTURES OF SNUGGLEPOT AND CUDDLEPIE
Port Hedland | Karratha | Kalgoorlie-Boulder
Seen by over 6,500 people in its opening week, children will love West Australian Ballet’s new adaption of May Gibbs’ classic Australian tale, The Adventures of Snugglepot and Cuddlepie!
Created for three-to-six-year old’s, this 30-minute children’s ballet sees the gumnut babies set off on their quest to see some humans! On the way, meet their friends Mr. Lizard and Mr. Frog and watch them battle it out with the cunning Mrs. Snake and her wicked sidekicks, the Banksia men. Join us after the performance for a fun workshop!
Minderoo Foundation co-founder Nicola Forrest: “We believe in the power of arts and culture to build connected, creative, and vibrant communities."
“We are excited to be working with West Australian Ballet to bring the iconic Australian story of The Adventures of Snugglepot and Cuddlepie to regional stages, for children in Karatha, Port Hedland, and Kalgoorlie-Boulder to enjoy”.
Read about our regional performances of A Gala Evening with West Australian Ballet.
Artistic Director: Aurélien Scannella
Choreographer: Andries Weidemann
Set & Costume Designer: Amalia Lambert
Composer: Emma Jayakumar
Original concepts and designs by May Gibbs
Recorded music performed by Perth Symphony Orchestra with West Australian Academy of Performing Arts, conducted by Michael Brett with narration by Emma Jayakumar
Music recorded and mastered by Kieran Kenderessy