Animal Olympics is a family show for ages 5+
It toured to the Eduinburgh Festival, as well as Chinese Arts Centre, Soho Theatre and Southbank Centre.
Written and performed by Francesca Beard
Music: Dan Antopolski
Mixed: Kevin Armstrong
Dramaturgical support: Christine Harmar-Brown
Puppetry mentoring: Marlene Vermeulen & TamTam Theatre
Poster and flyer design: Lee Belcher
Thank You to:
John Hallett for the wonderful illustrations you see on the poster and flyers.
Amanda Dennehy and BEROL for supplying colour broad pens for the tour. Non toxic! Long Lasting! Bright! Washable! We heart Berol!
Rebecca Austin and Mary Shields at the Assembly Rooms, Edinburgh.
John Hegley for professional advice, random kindness and Ox noises.
Michael Rosen for tips on structure, performance and parenthood.
Geraldine Collinge, Lisa Mead, Rachel Mars and all at Apples & Snakes
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Animal Olympics was originally commissioned by Martin Colthorpe for Imagine Children's Festival, SouthBank Centre and further developed under the EAST scheme, for the EAST showcase with thanks to the Chinese Arts Centre, Soho Theatre and Arts Council England.