Performance: Belle on a Bike

Join storyteller Tanya Batt and musician Peter Forster on an amusing, interactive extravaganza that journeys through the history of cycling. All ages welcome.

  • When Sat 25 Feb 2017, 11:00am–12:00pm
  • Where
    Amphitheatre, Te Papa – access from waterfront (in bad weather, relocating to Soundings Theatre, Level 2)
  • Cost Free entry

Tales of famous belles on bikes, Bike-a-rella, and the interactive Ring My Bell cycling quiz! Tanya Batt takes you on a joyful jaunt to celebrate the bicycle’s 200th anniversary.

Tanya Batt is a spellbinder … I have never heard anyone who can match her.

Children’s author Paul Jennings

Belle on a Bike is part of the NZ Fringe Festival in Wellington.

Belle on a Bike is also performed on Sunday 26 February.

Tanya Batt as Belle on a bike


Tanya Batt as Belle on a bike, 2015. Photograph by Helen Bacon, courtesy of Tanya Batt