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Badjelly the Witch - Live in Māngere!

26 Jul 2022 to 30 Jul 2022
Performances 10.30am & 1pm daily
A kiwi favourite, oozing with comedy.
Event type: 
Live event, Show, Theatre
Price: 
$11 - $23 (booking fees apply)
Venue: 
Māngere Arts Centre - Nga Tohu o Uenuku
Address: 
Corner Bader Drive and Orly Avenue, Māngere, Auckland 2022
Region: 
Auckland

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By Spike Milligan
Adapted for the stage by Tim Bray QSM

Created for Ages 5 - 10
Show Run Time: Approx. 60 minutes, no interval

A kiwi favourite, oozing with comedy.

Children worldwide have grown up with the story of Tim and Rose’s madcap adventure through the great black forest and into Badjelly’s castle, and this July children of Auckland can experience the electric, cult classic stage show Badjelly The Witch live! From the loony world of Spike Milligan's original tale, Tim Bray, QSM has created a Monty Pythonesque comedy that sets off in search of a beloved lost cow. A quest full of twists and turns, with memorable characters and sausage turning spells. This bustling stage show will delight children and parents alike in a one-hour stage extravaganza.

"It’s a rollicking ride … delivers plenty of laughs for all ages. Mixing a 70s style with a dash of Monty Python, the creatives have clearly had plenty of fun in creating this larger-than-life version of Badjelly The Witch” – Dione Joseph, Theatreview

See our website for accessible performances resources and show details: timbray.org.nz