MishMash Productions in collaboration with Inspire: Culture, Learning and Libraries
Augustus the tiger was sad. He had lost his smile.
Told through magical, theatrical chamber music and performed by exceptional musicians, the award winning Smile takes the audience on a delightful musical adventure. For nursery/foundation/KS1 groups, or children aged 3 - 6 years and their families.
Based on the book Augustus and His Smile, written and illustrated by Catherine Rayner and published by Little Tiger Press, www.littletiger.co.uk
Developed in association with Nottingham Library Service with support from Nottingham Music Service, Nottinghamshire Music Hub and Nottingham Lakeside Arts and funding from Arts Council England Grants for the Arts Libraries Fund.
Director: Martin Berry
Musical Director: Sophie Rivlin
Creative Producer: Liz Muge
Designer: Helen Fownes-Davies
Cello: Sophie Rivlin
Violin: Flora Curzon
Violin/Viola: Charlotte Fairbairn
Smile was awarded Best Family Welcome at the 2018 Fantastic for Families Awards and also shortlisted in the Best Family Event Category.
Smile toured libraries in Nottingham and Nottinghamshire in October 2017 and nationally in autumn 2018 and spring 2019.
Smile is also available for festivals in 2020. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Graphic images taken from Augustus and His Smile, illustrations copyright Catherine Rayner, 2006. Published by Little Tiger Press, www.littletiger.co.uk