The Musical Menagerie

It’s the story of two zoo-keepers reminiscing about their first days in the job and a tall tail tale is told about a gibbon that lost his tail, while meeting exotic animals from far and wide, including Sheridan the Sloth, Imelda the rhino hornbill, Kevin the snake and Gilbert – the gibbon who’s lost his groove. The magical musical is told through all original songs

The show combines the musical imagination of Boris Hunka, (multi-instrumentalist, improviser and composer) with the skills of renowned puppeteer and actor Thomas Baker. The animals combine breath-taking realism with elements of fantasy combined with live instrumental music result is a magical blend of entertainment, education and escapism.

Age | all ages
Duration | 47 minutes
Performed by | Thomas Baker and Boris Hunka

This show is suitable for a large audience and is mainly performed in theatre settings, but it is adaptable to other.