Focusing on whales, this high energy physical theatre show explores the comparisons between whales and humans and lets us in on some of the secrets of these mysterious creatures of the deep.
The wondering whale watchers are on a quest to be like whales as they swirl their audience into an exciting adventure of juggling to catch food, bubbling underwater music and receiving e-whales from a whale called Wonder.
They explore the relationship between whales and people through the ages and look at how these beautiful creatures communicate, what they eat and how they form part of the ecology of the planet.
Through this fun adventure for the whole family the wondering whale watchers discover a new way forward for the relationship between whales and people.
This show was originally created by Jungle Theatre Company in 2001.
- 45 minutes
- Recommended Age:
- No min or max grade set
- Recommended Grade:
- Grade 3 – Grade 11
- English (first language) / Afrikaans (second language)
- Curriculum Connection:
- Dramatic Arts, Geography, History, Home/Additional Language, Life Orientation/Life Skills, Life Sciences, Natural Sciences, Physical Sciences, Social Sciences, Tourism
- Themes Covered:
- Abuse, Change, Choices, Climate Change, Creativity, Environmental awareness, Family dynamics, Group dynamics (peer pressure), Heroes, Identity, Imagination, Life skills, Morality, Other, Prejudice, Relationships, Tolerance, Violence