Hachikō: The Loyal Dog based on a true story
By Marnie Adams, Contributor @ Kids In Perth 08 Jun 2022
Have you ever loved an animal? Have you ever wondered why they’re so... loyal?
Be transported to an inventive and beautifully crafted cityscape as you follow the heartfelt journey of a dog who has touched the hearts of people everywhere.
Based on a true story from Japan, Hachikō is a celebration of the unique joy and companionship that pets bring into our lives. Expect to leave the theatre feeling inspired and touched by the resilience and devotion of Hachikō the loyal dog.
Perfect for children from 5 years and above but suitable for everyone in the family!
What to expect
Hachiko is showing from July 2–16, 2022. Performing everyday at 10am & 1pm with Friday evening shows at 6:30pm however there'll be no performances on Sundays or Public Holidays. Bookings for this popular show are essential and all tickets are $25 with discounts applied for groups of 4+ and 10+ with a $4.95 booking fee.
For online ticket sales and more information, visit www.sppt.asn.au or call 9335 5044.
Spare Parts Puppet Theatre is located at 1 Short Street, Fremantle (opposite Fremantle Train Station).
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Hachiko - 2022
Spare Parts Puppet Theatre
1 Short Street, Fremantle, 6160
Monday 4 & 11 July 2022 @ 10am & 1pm
Tuesday 5 & 12 July 2022 @ 10am & 1pm
Wednesday 6 & 13 July 2022 @ 10am & 1pm
Thursday 7 & 14 July 2022 @ 10am & 1pm
Friday 8 & 15 July 2022 @ 10am, 1pm & 6:30pm
Saturday 2, 9 & 16 July 2022 @ 10am & 1pm
|General Admission||Ticket Price|
|General Admission||$25 pp|
|Group of 4 or more||$24 pp|
|Group of 10 or more||$23 pp|
|Infant (0-2 years, when seated on lap)||$0|
2022 Public Season
Before/After the Show
Famous statues around Freo to check out!
Coast Guard Sculpture
This work is the signature piece of the 'Pawn Project' which considers the value and status of the pawn beyond the chessboard.
On loan, courtesy of Greg James Scupture Studio Gallery, Unit 2 J Shed, Fleet Street, Fremantle.
Statue of Man and Dog
Is this our Hachiko?
Statue of Bon Scott
Bon Scott, lead singer from rock band, AC/DC who grew up in Fremantle.
About | Spare Parts Puppet Theatre
Spare Parts Puppet Theatre is Australia’s flagship puppetry company dedicated to the development and creation of the art form. Through puppetry they share stories that celebrate what it is to be human; connecting audiences across generations.
Over the course of a 40 year history, they have entertained and enriched the lives of hundreds of thousands of audience members both in Australia and abroad.
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