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Platypus in Boots

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Rachel Drury


Martin O'Connor



First Performance: Glasgow (Scottish Opera Production Studios), 27 November 2013.



A new interactive musical adventure for 3 to 5 year olds, Platypus in Boots is created by writer and theatre-maker Martin O'Connor and Rachel Drury, creator and composer of the ground-breaking shows for babies and toddlers, Baby O and Sensory O.


Plot Summary

Sydney the Platypus has travelled all the way from Australia to visit Glasgow and see snow for the frst time.  but it's not easy being a tourist, especially when you look a little different and can't understand the local lingo.  All in all, he's a bit of a fish out of water, in desperate need of some friends.  Come and help him find his way around the city and make his holiday one to remember! 

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