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Spare Parts Puppet Theatre “The Twits”

Michelle Auld September 7th

On Wednesday, 9th August, Spare Parts Puppet Theatre came to St Joseph’s School to perform their latest show ‘The Twits’, which is based on Roald Dahl’s book of the same name.

Roald Dahl’s The Twits is a comedy of rebellion and justice in which Muggle-Wump the monkey races to outwit Mr and Mrs Twit, two of the most terrible and disgusting people ever to have lived. Playfulness and tricks are more successful than following the rules in this classic Roald Dahl story, making it fantastically well suited to the world of puppet theatre. The perfect show for encouraging students to reflect on their treatment of others.

Here are some reviews from our Year 1 and 2 students:

“I loved the Spare Parts Puppet Show. I love how The Twit’s played tricks on each other and all the props.” – Bronte

“His eye popped out.” – Denym

“I liked all of it.” – Angelo

“The best part was the part when Mr Twit was the rainbow bird and saved the monkey.” – Dakota

“The best part was the horns.” – Lucas

“I liked when they played tricks on each other.” – Sienna L

“My favourite part was when they blew into the horns and it made a loud noise.” – Xavier

“What I liked about The Twits was the creativity and the music.” – Ekam

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