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Roving Puppets

Is an interactive display presented by 'Ranger Ros', where audience members get to pat, hug and feed a variety of animal puppets, whilst learning about nature. This is a great show for any occasion as the puppeteer can freely mingle with a crowd or remain in a designated location. Audience members are also welcome to have their photos taken with the puppets.

Price: AU$50.00 for the first 30 minutes, then $90.00 per hour after that.

A deposit of $10 is payable at time of booking to secure the performance date. The deposit will be refunded if the performance is cancelled by the performer (for example: due to illness or injury).

Ranger Ros' World Tour

Ranger Ros takes children on an entertaining tour, meeting cute & cuddly, interesting & exotic animals (puppets) from around the world. Along the way, children learn about their habitats, food and special features, and an appreciation for wildlife.

Price: AU$90.00 for a 30-40 minute performance.

A deposit of $10 is payable at time of booking to secure the performance date. The deposit will be refunded if the performance is cancelled by the performer (for example: due to illness or injury).

Ranger Ros and Wolfie, the Big Bad Wolf.Ranger Ros and Wolfie, the Big Bad Wolf.

Ranger Ros with Kev the Drop BearRanger Ros with Kev the Drop Bear

Story Time

Storyteller Ros loves to read stories to children, but when you add puppets, props, costumes and a little magicstories come to life. Children are asked to participate in re-enacting the story as it is being read, by operating puppets, making sound effects and working with props. 

Price: AU$90.00 for a 30-40 minute performance.

The Pussilldoo Show is AU$100 for a 30 minute show and includes a copy of the book.

A deposit of $10 is payable at time of booking to secure the performance date. The deposit will be refunded if the performance is cancelled by the performer (for example: due to illness or injury).

Shadow Puppet Shows

A form of story telling, featuring dark characters lurking in the shadows! Just kidding. Shadow puppets are an ancient form of puppetry, popular in Asia. Let Ros' shadowy puppets, take you on entertaining and 'enlightening' adventures. Shadow Puppet Shows also include a meet & greet with hand puppets, such as Yinglong the Dragon.

Price: AU$100.00 for a 30-40 minute performance.

A deposit of $10 is payable at time of booking to secure the performance date. The deposit will be refunded if the performance is cancelled by the performer (for example: due to illness or injury).

Fairytale Stage Shows

Performed on a portable puppet stage in Punch and Judy style, these shows are great for birthday parties, playgroups or kindergartens. Choose from a variety of classic fairytale stories, which have a few Wild Puppet's twists, and shows can even be customised to include the birthday celebrant in the performance.

What to expect on the day:

- Wild Puppets performers will arrive 45 minutes before the show, for set up of the stage, props, sound equipment and puppets.

- Duration time of stage performances range from 15-30 minute shows.

- Meet & greet with the puppets after the show. Audience members can get photos with their favourite characters or include a Roving Puppet display (as per above), for approximately 15-20 minutes.

- Puppeteers will then pack up stage and equipment.

Price: AU$200 per single puppeteer performance. Larger shows will be quoted accordingly.

A deposit of $50 is payable at time of booking to secure the performance date. The deposit will be refunded if the performance is cancelled by the performer (for example: due to illness or injury).

 

Storyteller with puppetsStoryteller with puppets

Shadow Puppet ShowShadow Puppet Show

The Frog PrinceThe Frog Prince

The Lion & The MouseThe Lion & The Mouse

All prices shown include: The show, meet & greets with the puppets (15-20min) for stage shows, time allowance for travel within the Mackay region, time for set up & pack up, rehearsal time prior to the performance.

Bookings outside of the Mackay Region will be price on application.