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The Great Teddy Bear Escape - Presented by TAHI Festival

23 Oct 2021
23 October 10:00am
The Great Teddy Bear Escape - Presented by TAHI Festival
Event type: 
Festival, Theatre
Tickets from $10
BATS Theatre
1 Kent Terrace


UPDATE: Due to Auckland Level 3 restrictions Beth Kayes is no longer able to attend TAHI Festival in person. To replace this live performance of The Great Teddy Bear Escape - a digital version will be available for 48 hours from 10am, Sat 23 October and tickets are now pay-what-you-can from $5-$25. All current ticket holders will be notified of the changes and sent the link.


The Great Teddy Bear Escape is a 30-minute storytelling show for 3 to 5 year old children filled with comic characters, dynamic movement and music.


The Teddies are sitting at the windows of their houses. The children are having a teddy bear hunt and count the teddies as they walk or zoom past on their bikes. But one young teddy can’t sit still! He is so bored! Why can’t he go and play? The other teddies tell him to sit still and watch out for the children. It is impossible, his legs start to jiggle, his paws click, he wriggles and squirms. He looks out the window and plans to escape! 


Bring your little ones and join this adventurous bear in his great escape.


Created & Performed by Beth Kayes.



A celebration of solo performance, TAHI is a five-day Festival 19-23 October at BATS Theatre dedicated to showcasing the finest and most engaging solo theatre from all around Aotearoa.

19-23 October 2021 | BATS Theatre, 1 Kent Tce, Wellington

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