This party’s quite special! A who’s-it-what’s-it shindiggle!
Grab hold of your Nan, Mum, Dad or Pop! Cartwheel your way to the magical spot. Fly like a banana! Swim like a cat! Come along my friend! Just remember your hat!
The Mad Hatter believes there’s always time for tea party – but will anyone come? Did Alice deliver the invitations? Can his dear friends the Caterpillar and the March Hare prepare in time? The Mad Hatter finds himself feeling in a funk on the day of his very important Tea Party. This slightly mad and heartwarmingly fun story highlights the importance of friendship, self-love and kindness. Join the Mad Hatter, as he discovers friendship and funk can help him find his happy place. A 45-minute visual and musical delight! The Mad Hatter’s Funk is a high energy interactive experience which will have you dancing in the aisles and giggling along immersed in a visual wonderland. A colourful celebration of how friendship and fun can help you find your fun-k! Featuring music from international and NZ artists.
RELEASE DATE: 6th April 2019
RUN TIME: 45 minutes
AGE GROUP: Best suited to families and children 3 years and over.
Kieran Foster as The Mad Hatter
Bryony Skillington as The Caterpillar
Paul Lewis as The March Hare
Jon Coddington as The Dormouse & Tweedle Dum-Dee
Meg Andrews as Alice
SET DESIGN BY
WARDROBE & STAGING BY
Guy Jeffery Roberts
Adapted from Lewis Carroll’s Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland
“Everytime we’ve been it’s been amazing, today was the first time for the show experience as we wonderfully won tickets and it didn’t disappoint, we also enjoyed a very yummy affordable lunch, kids played in the played ground for hours and very much enjoyed the delicious selection of ice creams.” – Helen
“We had an awesome day here today. The staff are so friendly and accommodating. The food was great and the activities for the kids was good fun for all ages. Very well done 10 / 10” – Shelly
PETER LINZ Lead performer for the Muppets and Sesame Street
BOB BAKER BAFTA award winning writer Wallace & Gromit Curse of the Were Rabbit
Evie Hooper, Age 5
with Dani Noyer and Hannah Nancarrow
Suzy Cato (Mum and TV presenter of Suzy's World and You and Me)
Sheryl Burson (Mum and founder of Titivate.co.nz)
Huon Butterworth (Dad)
Johanna Hatcher (Mum)
Grae Burton (Dad and Producer)
Hanna Von Randow (Springsouth Actors Agency)
Dionne Christian, NZ Herald (Saturday 17 December 2016)
Carol Petrie (PRPVFX: Visual Effects for Film & Television, Auckland)
Peaches & Pickle Performing Arts / Green Door Youth Theatre
Jessica Brien (actress, Wellington)