Children’s Theatre: Mata and the Mysterious Musical Maunga

Come on a musical adventure in Aotearoa as Mata climbs a mysterious mountain to find an ancient flute. For tamariki aged 7–14.

  • When Sat 25 Mar 2017, 2:00–2:45pm
  • Where
    Te Marae, Level 4
  • Cost Free event

Mata and the Mysterious Amazing Musical Maunga, 2016. Photograph by Stephen A’Court, courtesy of Capital E

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Mata and the Mysterious Amazing Musical Maunga, 2016. Photograph by Stephen A’Court, courtesy of Capital E

Aue! Ten-year-old Mata has lost his iPad and must learn to play a real instrument. He sets off to find a special kōauaukōauau mouth flute on a musical maunga. To succeed, he’s got to sing the best waiatawaiata song ever – with a little help from characters he meets on the way.

Jamie McCaskill blends storytelling and joyous music in the premiere of this whānau-friendly production.

Jamie McCaskill is a one man talented band; he’s an exceptionally gifted storyteller …

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Capital E’s National Arts Festival

Capital E’s National Arts Festival is New Zealand’s biggest festival for children, running Monday 13 – Saturday 25 March. It showcases theatre, dance, music, and storytelling, featuring artists from around Aotearoa and the world.

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