Presented by Gary Friedman

Rhythms and Cycles


Suitable for

Families, children ages 9 - 13

Subject areas

Sustainability, Thinking, Visual arts, Personal and social capability

Internationally renowned puppeteer Gary Friedman uses the media of puppetry, object manipulation, movement and storytelling to bring innovation and creativity into the teaching environment. Gary’s approach and delivery helps develop emotional intelligence and wellbeing.


During the community day, children will engage in brain gym movement exercises, guided visualisation, improvisation, storytelling and character animation, creating a performative experience where the paper puppets they create come to life.

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  • Sat 4 May 2019
  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm


The Malthouse Theatre


$10 per child, accompanying adults free

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The Malthouse Theatre

113 Sturt Street, Southbank


The Malthouse Theatre is at 113 Sturt Street, Southbank.


The No. 1 South Melbourne tram goes right past the venue – get off at Stop 18. You can also catch any tram down St Kilda Road — jump off at Grant Street, Stop 17 and take a three -minute walk.


The nearest train station Flinders Street Station, and it’s a 12-minute walk to the Malthouse.


There’s limited street parking, and nearby car parks in the arts precinct.