Mr Lam Sam’s Musical Mayhem Show

Chris Lam Sam leads a rip-roaring school holiday show with songs, games, storytelling, and giveaways – come join the fun!

  • When | Āhea Sat 17 Jul 2021, 10.30am–11.15am
  • Where | Ki hea
    Rongomaraeroa | Te Marae, Level 4
  • Cost | Te utu Free event

Leap into 45 minutes of free interactive musical entertainment and plenty of laughs for the whole whānau with Mr Lam Sam! A true holiday favourite!

Chris Lam Sam

Chris Lam Sam has written and performed hilarious songs for children and their families for over 20 years. Based in Wellington, Chris has travelled the world as a children’s musician and picture book author with the UK’s TATE Museum. He has worked with Aotearoa New Zealand’s top-shelf artists including Dave Dobbyn and Kimbra, and international acts like the Muppets.

Supervision and photographs

Kids must be accompanied by an adult for all activities.

Filming and photography by Te Papa may take place at this event. The material might be shared online or through social media.

Please let the event manager or a Te Papa host know if you or a child you are responsible for does not wish to be photographed or filmed.

Mr Lam Sam performs in front of a crowd of children


Mr Lam Sam’s Musical Mayhem Show, 2019. Photo by Craig Boodee. Te Papa