Brisbane Festival and Channel Nine present

The Owl and the Pussycat


26 - 29 Sept | QPAC - Cremorne Theatre



Little Match Productions (AUS)

Written by Kathryn Marquet. Composed by Lisa Cheney.

The Owl and the Pussycat is an enchanting and intimate theatrical experience for families. Be swept away in this all-new opera with stunning vocals, interactive theatre, and a troupe of musical puffins.

Aboard a magical pea-green boat, this charming work explores universal themes of love, harmony and acceptance.

Use of strobe lighting and smoke. Suitable for audiences 4+ years.

Cast and creatives

Kathryn Marquet
Composer Lisa Cheney

Creative Producer Alicia Cush
Designer/Producer Penny Challen
Director Bridget Boyle
Writer/Librettist Kathryn Marquet
Composer Lisa Cheney
Musical Director Luke Volker
Dramaturg Jane Bodie
Lighting Designer Geoff Squires
Design Assistant Caitlin Strongarm
Production Assistant Kamara Henricks 

Pussycat Irena Lysiuk
Owl Pia Frangiosa
Moon/Piggy-wig/Turkey Prophet/Mice/Honey Bear Jackson McGovern  

Vibraphone/Percussion Cameron Kennedy
Cello Kathryn McKee
Clarinet/Bass Clarinet Daniel Byrne





Brisbane Times Festival Conversations after performance - Fri 28 Sept 12.30pm

AUSLAN interpreted performance - Thu 27 Sept 12.30pm

Thu, Fri, Sat 11.15am (free ticketed)

Duration : 45 minutes

QPAC - Cremorne Theatre

Corner Grey and Melbourne Streets
Queensland Performing Arts Centre
QLD 4101

$20 - $33
Families $85
+ booking fee

Wheelchair accessible, assistive listening available

Paid car parks at QPAC and South Bank Parklands.

Take a bus to the Cultural Centre busway station, a train to South Brisbane train station or a ferry to South Bank ferry terminal.

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