HOLIDAY PROGRAM PERFORMANCES
Performances for Libraries, Festivals and Holiday Programs
Carp’s School Holiday performances provide 45 minutes of high-energy, interactive fun for all children from 3 to 12 – and their parents!
Select from the following shows:
MIRROR, MIRROR ON THE WALL!
“Your Attention Please! The Magic Mirror is about to announce who is The Fairest of Them All! The Fairytale characters are in a frenzy and feeling a little fractious! The Big Bad Wolf is trying to be a Big Good Wolf, The Gingerbread Man is feeling ‘crumby’ and Snow White is seeing Red! Who will be the Fairest of Them All? The show includes the stories ‘The Three Little Pigs’ and ‘The Ugly Duckling’”
CARP’S 2019 CBCA BOOK WEEK SHOW!
Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No! It’s an awesome book! Grab your favourite 2019 Book Week Books and celebrate your secret power – reading! Use your reading skills to go on amazing adventures and meet some captivating characters! Remember – every hero has a story and you can too! Join us as we bring the newest Book Week Books to life! This year’s theme is ‘Reading is My Secret Power’
KING NEPTUNE’S UNDER THE SEA ADVENTURE!
King Neptune invites you to Marvellous Me Island to meet his very special friends! A plucky pirate will help to convey, that being different from his crew is okay. A very tender and thoughtful tree, shows how important friendship can be. A clownish crab on the run, learns making mistakes can be fun! Celebrate being proud to be you in this show about diversity and acceptance
THE T-REX TEA PARTY!
“Deep in the jungle, long ago, the dinosaurs put on a T-Riffic show! They danced and told stories, and played happily. The T-Rex Tea Party was something to see!” With cute dinosaur puppets, dress-ups, magic tricks, music and a story about a cheeky dinosaur, there’s plenty to see on the way. So sharpen your teeth, practice your roars, and let’s all pretend to be dinosaurs! It’s a dinosaurumpus!
WE’RE ALL SUPERHEROES!
A superhero is coming to visit today! But this hero is unlike any you’ve ever met! This cape-wearing crusader will teach us that we all have superpowers and everyone is a special in their own way. We’ll see that boys and girls are equally strong and capable. Discover your superpower and learn how to be a super friend, too!
WE’RE GOING TO THE ZOO!
Come along for a trip to the zoo! We’ll see a big tiger and a snake or two! Kangaroos are scratching! Birds are hatching! Bears are roaring! Elephants are snoring! Learn about the amazing animals of the world. But keep your eyes open for any monkey business!
TOO MANY TOYS!
Do you have too many toys? Danny does! They cover the bed, they cover the floor, his parents can’t cope with the mess anymore! It’s time for a big clean up! Meet a talkative old teddy! A delightful doll! A silly toy soldier! Dress up as a toy. Learn about toys from the past. Help Danny discover that his most valuable toy may cost nothing at all!
THE NIGHT BEFORE CHRISTMAS!
It’s the night before Christmas at the North Pole. The Christmas tree is twinkling. The presents are piled high. The reindeer are ready. But something is missing – Santa’s laugh! Instead of saying “Ho Ho Ho” he’s saying “Oh No, No, No!” Help our silly Snowman, rollicking Reindeer, energetic Elves and goofy Gingerbread Man find Santa’s laugh, and bring back the good cheer to Christmas this year!
Keep warm this Winter by joining Mr Cool the cheeky Snowman for a snow party – with all his wintry friends! Learn how animals prepare for winter. Take part in a story about a cranky bear who is in a state because he can’t go to sleep and hibernate! Chill out and enjoy the show!
Attention all Creepy Critters! You are invited to Fang the Monster’s spine chilling party! Meet Ghostly Ghouls, Silly Skeletons and Wacky Witches! Play games such as hide-and-shriek, and enjoy some fang-tastic treats like eyeball eye-scream! Do the monster mash! Join us for some eye-popping fun!
DREADFUL DRAGONS AND NOT-SO-NICE KNIGHTS!
King Cranky-Pants’ court is in an uproar! Sir Lee, his famous Knight has disappeared, and a fierce, fire breathing dragon is heading straight towards the castle! There’s only one thing for him to do! Leap out of his book and find a new knight who will save the day! Are you the hero he’s been searching for? Meet some fantastic beasts in this action-packed adventure!
All our shows – apart from Book Week (from August) and Christmas (from November) are available throughout the year.