May, 2019

This is a repeating event

2019Fri31May10:00 am10:45 amFeaturedMr McGee and the Biting Flea10:00 am - 10:45 am Bruce Mason Centre, The Promenade, Takapuna, Takapuna Beach 0622Type:TheatreWhere:North AucklandAges:Children (5 to 10 years),Preschoolers (3 to 5 years),Toddlers (1 to 3 years)


Event Details

Six whimsical tales for kids!

Prepare to be mesmerised and enchanted as huge packing cases open and new worlds emerge, filled with quirky characters and stories.

Capital E’s National Theatre for Children is bringing back this much-loved collection of tales from popular children’s author, Pamela Allen. Using an assortment of props and found objects, three performers bring the tales to sweet, music-infused life. This wonderful production features adaptations of the stories Mr McGee, Alexander’s Outing, Belinda, Brown Bread and Honey, Mary Elizabeth’s House, and Mr McGee and the Biting Flea.

The books by Pamela Allen are published by Penguin Books Australia and New Zealand, and licensed by Tim Curnow, Literary Agent and Consultant, Sydney.

Two performances only at 10am and 11:30am
Recommended for children aged 2 – 8 years.
Duration: 45 minutes

Book tickets here:


All seats are $12 plus service fees.

Children under 18 months of age are free of charge.


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