Shantu and the Dragon, a Teatru Qroqq* project, is a delightful original fairytale written and directed by Alfred Mallia and produced by Isabelle Gatt.
Target age group: children aged 7-11.
Summary: In the imaginary world, Shantu, the protagonist, is a young man whose livelihood is threatened because of polluted water. He decides to find the source of this pollution even if it means facing the unknown, fear, superstition and power. The script is essentially about environmental issues, but is also about finding one's voice, fighting for one's rights and refusing to be exploited.
Duration: 1hr long
Venue : University Chapel, University of Malta , Msida
Tickets cost: €8.50 each
2 children and 2 adults = €20 (one should book 4 tickets when booking online)
3 children and 1 adults = €20 (one should book 4 tickets when booking online)
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*Teatru Qroqq, established in 2002, is an initiative by Dr Isabelle Gatt, lecturer at the Primary Department within the Faculty of Education, University of Malta. All the cast and crew is made up of third year B.Ed. students within the Primary Education track. Teatru Qroqq is committed to developing forms of theatre to engage young audiences.