The Big Blue Planet Earth Show opens July 12th
Wednesday, 29 May 2019
The Big Blue Planet Earth Show was first performed in March 1991 during the Fringe Festival at Bats Theatre in Wellington, directed by Gary Henderson. It is a quite confronting and thought provoking piece about the environmental issues of the time. Sadly those issues are still confronting us now with even more urgency. Having said that there are heaps of funny moments throughout the play.
There are three interweaving stories. The first around four 12 yr old children writing a school project about endangered species. The second is around an endangered species of monkey and those who slaughter them for their own gains. The third is about a space shuttle tasked with taking a satellite into space, but what is it about that satellite...