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 2017 & 2018. Please contact Executive Producer Sheah Sutton - with any queries.

The National Theatre

Sunny Ray and the Magnificent Moon recently visited The National Theatre in St Kilda.

When: Wednesday 5 April at 11am

Where: Cnr Barkly and Carlisle St, St Kilda VIC 


Sunny Ray and the Magnificent Moon is touring New Zealand in September/October 2017! 

This season will feature performances by show creators and original performers Clare Bartholomew and Daniel Tobias.

Stay tuned for more details!


Produced by Arena Theatre Company in collaboration with Salvador Dinosaur. 

Written and originally performed 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 : Olivia Charalambous (Sunny Ray) & Simone Page-Jones (Magnificent Moon)

Previous Seasons

Sunny Ray and the Magnificent Moon world premiered at Sydney Festival in January 2016.

Sunny Ray also enjoyed a seasons at Theatre Works, Melbourne, Melbourne International Comedy Festival & AWESOME Festival in Perth in 2016.