Nelson Arts Festival – Up and Away

Every spring, Nelson Arts Festival brings the city alive with its non-stop programme of theatre, dance, music, talks, exhibitions and community events. Celebrating its 25th anniversary in 2019, it is now New Zealand’s longest-running annual arts festival.

Is it ever too soon to take your baby to the theatre? Not with this show!

Up and Away is a playful and gentle theatrical performance created exclusively for babies. Two performers interweave elements of theatre, play and live music in a half-hour performance, which culminates in free play and exploration-time for baby audience members.

Audience numbers are limited to a small group, and only pre-walking babies may attend. This results in a calm, safe atmosphere and optimal conditions for babies to engage in the performance – the first of its kind in New Zealand.

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Nelson Arts Festival

Every spring, Nelson Arts Festival brings the city alive with its non-stop programme of theatre, dance, music, talks, exhibitions and community events. Celebrating its 25th anniversary in 2019, it is…

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Installation Type: interactive

Installation Details

From: 20/10/2019 - 20/10/2019

60 Achilles Avenue

Street Address

60 Achilles Avenue
Wakatu Square, Nelson