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Me and My Shadow


Riverside Theatre


12 June - 14 June 2019

Event Type

Live Event

Riverside presents
By Patch Theatre Company

Enter a whimsical world of giant creatures and unbelievable illusions with this rich and vibrant multi award-winning production.

Children love shadows, but making friends with a shadow can be a tricky business. However, when they make friends with a shadow, a whole new world of adventures opens up!

The magical world of play comes to life as a girl makes friends with her shadow and they venture on escapades together in this visually spectacular show. Featuring evocative imagery, poetic storytelling and an intriguing score, Me and My Shadow will ignite your students’ imaginations and creativity.

Suitable for: Ages 4 – 8 years old and their families.

Winner – Helpmann Award – 2011
Winner – Victor Award – 2013
Nominee – Sydney Theatre Awards – 2011

Dates & Times:

General Public Performances
Wednesday 12 June at 6:30pm

Schools Performances
Thursday 13 June at 10:15am & 1pm (Relaxed Performance)
Friday 14 June at 10:15am (Auslan Interpreted)

This project has been assisted by the Australian Government through the Australia Council for the Arts, its arts funding and advisory body.

Collaboratively created by
Zoë Barry
Dave Brown
Geoff Cobham
Roz Hervey
Nathan O’Keefe
Astrid Pill
Bob Weatherly

Zoë Barry

Lighting and Set Designer
Geoff Cobham



Download the curriculum links here: Me and My Shadow Curriculum Links

Download the education resources here: Me and My Shadow Education Resources


Download Riverside’s risk assessment here: Riverside’s Risk Assessment Details

Download a generic sample risk assessment here: Generic Sample Risk Assessment


Download the social story here: Me and My Shadow Social Story

Download information about access at Riverside here: Access at Riverside

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45 minutes (No interval)

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