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Everybody's favourite PAW Patrol characters from the animated TV series will be on stage for PAW Patrol Live! The Great Pirate Adventure. Ryder, Chase, Marshall, Rocky, Rubble, Zuma, Skye and Tracker, along with Mayor Humdinger, Mayor Goodway, Chickaletta and Cap'n Turbot.
The high seas are getting ruff as the pups set out to find treasure for Mayor Goodway's celebration. Discover a secret pirate treasure map with the Paw Patrol pups that leads you on an epic adventure with them.
Be sure to explain to your kids that this is a theatrical show with the unique PAW Patrol characters bought to life as full costumed puppets, live actors and a full theatrical set. An LED screen is also used as an animation backdrop to bring the show to life for the audience.
PAW Patrol Live! "The Great Pirate Adventure" runs for a total of 90 minutes, including a 15 minute interval.
This show is a bit different to other children's touring shows, in that the storyline is new and the style of costuming inspired by Bunraku which differentiates it from other live shows, as the characters are brought to life in a whole new way on stage. Bunraku is a Japanese traditional puppet theatre in which half-life-size dolls act out a chanted dramatic narrative, called jōruri, to the accompaniment of a small three-stringed Japanese lute called a samisen (from britannica.com).
This educational and interactive show conveys that "no job is too big, no pup is too small," and shares lessons for all ages about citizenship, social skills and problem solving, and the importance of teamwork. The characters are lovable, relatable and everyday heroes who are kind and always willing to go out of their way to help others, making Paw Patrol a very popular show for two-to-six year olds.
A merchandise stand is available for you to buy a souvenir on the day. Merchandise includes posters, t-shirts, plush toys, activity books, show bags and light-up toys. Merchandise does vary from show to show and from venue to venue, depending on what is available at the time. Cost can also vary but merchandise generally ranges in price from $10-$40. There will be credit card payment facilities. Merchandise is only available to customers who attend the live show.
In Melbourne at the Margaret Court Arena, Sunday 10 June 10.00am, 1.00pm, 4.00pm and Monday 11 June 10.00am, 1.00pm, 4.00pm Tickets from Ticketek from $29.90 plus service and handling fees.