Steadfast Tin Soldier | 29 October – 2 November 2013

Kobold, Hans und Ballerina

Award-winning German puppet theatre company Thalias Kompagnons are set to enchant Adelaide audiences for the first time with this stunning production.   Steadfast Tin Soldier cleverly depicts a Hans Christian Andersen fairytale through a vibrant fusion of painting and theatre.   Anyone six years and up will be captivated by this dynamic visual arts performance portraying the story of the one-legged Tin Soldier who goes to incredible extremes in a bid to win the affections of his beloved Tissue Paper Ballerina.

After his world is thrown into turmoil by the mischievous Red Goblin, will he be able to find his true love again?

The exceptionally gifted creator, puppeteer and painter Joachim Torbahn takes audiences on an exquisite journey of courage in the face of adversity, all the while bringing the characters to life on a canvas, masterfully using brushstrokes and techniques for dramatic effect.

Dates & Times:

  • 29 October  |  1pm
  • 30 October  |  10am & 1pm
  • 31 October  |  10am
  • 1 November  |  10am & 6pm
  • 2 November  |  10am, 1pm & 3.30pm

Performances are followed by FREE creative workshops for children from 11am – 3.30pm.

What:   Steadfast Tin Soldier

When:   29 October – 2 November 2013 | see times above

Where:  Space Theatre | Adelaide Festival Centre

Who:   For ages 6+ | Duration 50 mins

Click here for more information.  Tickets are available through BASS.

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