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The Clan of the Puppet Ninja At Bats Theatre

The Clan of the Puppet Ninja

Kia ora BATSters,

The Clan of the Puppet Ninja have infiltrated BATS yet again! bringing a puppet fable 'Bird Mouse Sausage' to the stage from tonight until Saturday. More show details below.

And after a standing ovation on opening night, Theatre Militia's moving tale of love, life, loss and jazz also continues until Saturday. More show details below.

To make sure you don't miss out - book by email: or phone: (04) 802 4175. Please include your name, the show name/s and the date/s of the performance you would like to attend, and the number of tickets.


BATS has a part time position going for a Front of House Assistant Manager. Full on, sole charge, customer service, 2 evenings per week plus alternate Saturday evenings. Enquire at BATS for a full position description. CVs by next 5pm Tuesday 19 July (email or post).


Next week at BATS: Matt Saville's 'Kikia Te Poa' explores rugby and identity in the Boer War. And 'VauDevil Cabaret' presents impure late night fun. More info next week or check out

Now on:

'Bird Mouse Sausage'
Season: Tuesday 12 ­ Saturday 16 July
Time: 7pm
Tickets: $15 full / $12 concession and groups of 8+

Regard Citizen, ANCIENT yet politically topical fable of BIRD MOUSE SAUSAGE! based on venerable and seditious tale purloin¹d from BROTHERS GRIMM.

We Ninja offer unique ONCE-IN-LUCKY-LIFETIME opportunity to enjoy with Puppet and Mask.

Heed this Beckoning, Citizen; WE DEMAND THUS.

'Bouncing with Billie'
Season: Thursday 7 ­ Saturday 16 July (no show Sunday/Monday)
Time: 9pm
Tickets: $15 full / $12 concession

Theatre Militia (ŒWord Virus¹ at BATS in 2004) present a new devised work based on the life of Wellington artist/poet Fergus Collinson. A fragmented portrait of one of the city¹s most unique personalities, combining poetry and sign language, media and monologue in its exploration of disability, sexuality and the role of the artist in New Zealand.

BATS Theatre
1 Kent Terrace
Wellington, Aotearoa
office 802 4176
fax 802 4010

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