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Video by Kimberly Summer. Images by Jorge de Araujo.

Play Date

Melbourne (Kulin Nations)

About

Think Confidence Man for kids!

Play Date stars Turtle (Tristan Meecham) and Sugar Rush (Bec Reid) as they journey through everyday adventures and share songs about identity, body positivity, family structures and the power of imagination.

Sing along, jump around and learn Auslan inclusive dance moves.

This joyous duo is guaranteed to give you a rush and encourage you to come out of your shell.

Stand by as Play Date launches its first kids album featuring original songs including ‘Different’, ‘Frown to Crown’, ‘Fruit Time’, ‘Balls’ and the instant classic ‘My Chosen Family’.

Please be advised this event includes lighting and amplified sound. Noise reduction headphones or any other assistance materials welcomed.

Age: Four to seven years.
All children must be accompanied by an adult.

ArtPlay for Midsumma Festival 2024

Join Turtle and Sugar Rush for their very first day disco created especially for little people and their (chosen) families.  Sing along to original pop bangers, jump around and learn Auslan inclusive dance moves.

Play Date is guaranteed to give you a rush and encourage you out of your shell.

Saturday 3 February, 11.00am – 12.00pm

Sunday 4 February, 11.00am – 12.00pm

Sunday 4 February, 2.00pm – 3.00pm

ArtPlay, Birrarung Marr Directions HERE

Adults $15 / Children: $5
All children must be accompanied by an adult.

BOOK TICKETS HERE

This event includes lighting and amplified sound. Noise reduction headphones or any other assistance materials welcomed.

Credits

Creators and Performers: Tristan Meecham and Bec Reid.

Creative Producer: Anna Pidgeon.

Lighting Design: Bosco Shaw.

Sound Design: Luke Smiles.

Costume Design and Creation: Jandruze.

Prop Design: Amy Devereux.

Video Design: Rachael Johnson.

Film Direction and Edit: Kimberly Summer.

Photography: Jorge de Araujo, Artificial Studios.

Hair and Make Up: Kelly Zampogna.

Original Music: Bec Sandridge.

Lyrics: Tristan Meecham, Bec Reid and Bec Sandridge.

Music Produced: Dave Jenkins Jr & Bec Sandridge”

Music mixed: Dave Jenkins Jr at Rising Tide Studios”

Music Mastering: Simon Berckelman.

Partners and Support