Sunny Ray and the Magnificent Moon

Sunny Ray and the Magnificent Moon

Imagine what it’s like to stay up all night!

Meet Sunny Ray: happy, light, a true wonder of the world. Sunny loves her life but has always secretly wanted to know… what happens when she goes to bed? Meet her best friend in the sky the Magnificent Moon: the all night party guy who gets to stay up late EVERY single night! Then one bedtime Sunny Ray breaks all the rules and doesn’t go to sleep….What happens when the Sun and the Moon stay up all night together?

Sunny Ray and the Magnificent Moon comes from the imaginations of Clare Bartholomew and Daniel Tobias, creators of the internationally acclaimed Die Roten Punkte and Arena Theatre Company. Featuring original music inspired by everything from folk to funk, disco and pop and starring the incredible Olivia Charalambous and Simone Page-Jones, Sunny Ray and the Magnificent Moon will delight audiences aged 4 years and over

For ages 4+

Duration 45 mins

★★★★  “Star-spangled theatre rock party.” Sydney Morning Herald

 

★★★★  “Very entertaining” Time Out Sydney

 

Sunny Ray and the Magnificent Moon is available for touring in 2019. Please contact Executive Director Sharon Custers - sharon@arenatheatre.com.au with any queries.

UPCOMING SEASONS

ASSITEJ Artistic Gathering

Sunny Ray and the Magnificent Moon toured to Beijing, China as part of the ASSITEJ Artistic Gathering in August 2018. They performed 4 sold out shows to an elated audience of kids, adults & international delegates. 

 

Credits

Produced by Arena Theatre Company in collaboration with Salvador Dinosaur. 


Written by Clare Bartholomew and Daniel Tobias
Director: Christian Leavesley
Dramturgy: Casey Bennetto
Design: Emily Barrie
Lighting Design: Richard Vabre
Music Production: Benjamin Hense
Assistant Director: Jolyon James
Choreography: Gabi Barton

Cast :

2018

Olivia Charalambous (Sunny Ray) & Simone Page-Jones (Magnificent Moon)- China Children's Theatre Festival/ASSITEJ Artistic Gathering

2017

Olivia Charalambous (Sunny Ray) & Simone Page-Jones (Magnificent Moon)- The National Theatre, Glen St Cabaret Festival

Olivia Charalambous (Sunny Ray) & Daniel Tobias (Magnificent Moon)- Spot on Children's Festival Riverside Paramatta

Clare Bartholomew (Sunny Ray) and Daniel Tobias (Magnificent Moon)- New Zealand Tour

2016

 Clare Bartholomew (Sunny Ray) and Daniel Tobias (Magnificent Moon)- Sydney Festival, Melbourne International Comedy Festival, AWESOME Festival, Theatre works

Previous Seasons

2017

2016