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NZSL performance: A Lion in the Meadow and Other Stories in Mangere



Sat 15 May 2021, 10:30 am - 11:30am


Māngere Arts Centre - Ngā Tohu o Uenuku
Corner Bader Drive and, Orly Avenue, Mangere, Auckland 2022


Theatre, Children, Family, Musical Theatre,


Wheelchair access, Accessible toilets, Mobility parking


$10 - $18.50

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A Lion in the Meadow and Other Stories by Margaret Mahy has been adapted for the stage by Tim Bray with songs by Christine White, and has an NZSL interpreted performance in Mangere, Auckland on 15 May. 

The play is suitable for ages three to ten and show run time is 50 minutes.

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'A Lion in the Meadow and Other Stories' brings to life Margaret Mahy’s timeless tales in a magical show that celebrates the wonder of children’s imagination. Weaving through Mahy’s much loved stories 'A Lion in the Meadow', 'Leaf Magic' and 'The Witch in the Cherry Tree', and her poems 'Magic' and 'The Reluctant Hero', or 'Footprints in the Snow', we journey with a young boy on his spellbound adventures.

Featuring a cast of memorable characters and a story brought to life with a live music soundtrack, this fun-filled escapade for the whole family will set imaginations soaring.

Costume parade: We love to see imaginations running wild and encourage our young audience to dress up as their favourite Margaret Mahy character. We will take a moment to show off the costumes onstage with a parade at the start of the performance (Note: School holiday shows only).

When you make your booking you may like to donate to Gift a Seat™, which allows Tim Bray Theatre Company to offer free seats to a child from a low decile school, Ko Taku Reo Deaf Education, BLENNZ (Blind and Low Vision Education Network of NZ) or Make-A-Wish (NZ).

Tim Bray Theatre Company, administered by The Operating Theatre Trust (a registered charitable trust CC26517)

Auckland’s leading theatre for children, it was awarded the Arts Access Creative New Zealand Arts For All Award 2020.



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