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MWF Families

The Magical Puppet Theatre

Sun 5 Sep, 4pm
State Library Victoria, Create Quarter

Due to COVID-19, this event has been cancelled.

One of the country’s favourite children’s authors, Ursula Dubosarsky, raises the curtain on her new book Pierre’s Not There in this special interactive event. She brings to life the mysterious story of Lara, who undergoes a strange transformation after getting caught up in the magical puppet theatre of a boy named Pierre. Find out how the story ends in a surreal and spectacular slide show from Australia’s current Children’s Laureate. Ages 6+

Duration

45 minutes

Event artists

Ursula Dubosarsky was born in Sydney and wanted to be a writer from the age of six. She is the author of over 60 books and has won many national prizes and been nominated internationally for the Hans Andersen and Astrid Lindgren awards. She is the Australian Children’s Laureate for 2020–2021.

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