Keep an eye out for Trash Puppets beautiful creations Lucille the Seal and Echo the Dog as they rove around outside La Mama throughout the morning.

Trash Puppets makes sustainability fun! Join Trash Puppets and their gorgeous roving puppets – Lucille the Trash Seal and Echo the Trash Dog, as they explore outside La Mama, delighting and entertaining everyone they find. Trash Puppets aims to empower people of all ages to get creative using recycled and reused materials, and inspire through the magic and joy of puppetry. Now operating for 5 years, Melbourne’s own Trash Puppets presents puppet making workshops, roving performances and family shows at schools, theatres and events all over the country.

“The use of recycled materials is stylishly executed and the underlying message of sustainability is ever-present without feeling forced or over-indulged”. (Sammy J and Randy, ABC Radio)

LOCATION: Roving outside various locations

Produced by Packed House Productions

Puppet Direction by Trash Puppets

Puppet Design/Construction by Jhess Knight and Jess Davie

Performed by Amy Moule and Georgie Rose

Images by Jarryd Bravo

Specific accessibility information for this event:

Visual rating: 75%
The event is fully subtitled or has minimal dialogue, some background music and/or sounds, so d/Deaf and hard of hearing audiences can have close to the full experience of the event.

Aural Rating: 50%
Has both sound and visual components, but sight isn’t essential to be able to engage with the event.