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M1 Patch! A Theatre Festival of Artful Play 2019 The wee Question Mark and the Mountain Movers (A Family Musical)
M1 戏戏节 - 《小问号和移山人》(亲子音乐剧)
Synopsis

Playfully tackle BIG issues in this quirky musical for inquisitive young minds.

A huge mountain lies between the village and the rest of the world. One day, Mr. Foolish decides to move that mountain and commits his entire family to the task. But generations later, the mountain is still here! As his descendants throw down their shovels, they ask themselves… Is there another way to overcome this challenge? Why did we need to move the mountain in the first place?

The Theatre Practice's award-winning wee Question Mark series returns with its highly anticipated third instalment! Inspired by the well-known Chinese saying, “The Fool Moves the Mountain”, this family-friendly musical invites our young audiences to explore the importance of critical thought and the danger of blind acceptance.

Reuniting Playwright Huang Suhuai, Director Kuo Jian Hong, Lyricist Xiaohan and Composer Julian Wong, this engaging musical adventure combines wacky storytelling, original music and engaging participatory theatre with the series’ signature light touch!

畅游在古灵精怪的音乐剧中,解答心中的“大问题”!

从前有一座村庄,被一座高山阻挡了通往其他地方的去路。有一天,村民愚公决定要把这座山移走,并且把这项艰巨的任务作为祖训交付给他的后代。然而,不管他的后人多么的努力,这座山仍然屹立不倒!他们丢下铲子,开始思考:有没有其他的方式可以克服这项挑战?为什么一开始要移山呢?

实践剧场获奖的《小问号》系列以全新的第三部曲全力出击!借成语故事《愚公移山》为创作灵感,这部阖家共赏的亲子音乐剧,邀请年轻的观众探索批判性思考的重要性,以及盲目服从的危险。

我们再次集结了编剧黄素怀、导演郭践红、作词人小寒及作曲人黄有杰,幽默古怪的故事结合原创音乐,加入剧场式的互动环节,欢迎大、小朋友一起走进剧场,观看这部标志性的亲子音乐剧!

Start Sales Date

Internet:
22 Apr 2019, 9am

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22 Apr 2019, 10am

Language

Mandarin with English surtitles

Duration

Approximately 1 hours with no interval

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Rating / Age Limit

  • Infants in arms or children below the age of 4 shall not be admitted.
  • Children 4 years old and above must purchase ticket for admission.
  • Admission is subject to tickets produced at the entrance.

Photography / Video Recording Rules

  • No Photography, Video recording and Audio recording is allowed for this event.

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Event Date
31 Jul - 11 Aug 2019, Tues - Sun

Tue - Fri : 3pm
2 Aug & 8 Aug: 10am
Fri, 9 Aug: 11am
Sat & Sun: 11am & 2pm
 

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Ticket Pricing
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Standard: S$32
(Free Seating)