Wilbur the Optical Whale
Winner of the Adelaide Fringe Access Award and weekly Innovation Award (2020) 'Wilbur the Optical Whale' returns to Adelaide in 2022. Based on the book by Karen Lee Roberts, Wilbur the Optical Whale' is a 'tail' about friendship, acceptance, and celebrating difference. Wilbur and Cecil are the best of friends and one day while playing hide and seaweed, they are set upon by the Starfish Meanie Gang! How do they get out of this one? 'Wilbur' is an immersive, interactive and accessible performance for children aged 3+. Set in an exquisitely crafted underwater world full of fun, interactive play, stunning circus tricks, digital and visual imagery, and music. All performances are Auslan interpreted, and are presented as 'relaxed'.
Presented by: indelabilityarts
indelabilityarts is an inclusive theatre company providing professional artistic and training opportunities for artists and community
members who identify as having a disability. Our professional ensemble creates original work that communicates the lived experience of
each artist across a range of performance modes. We further nurture the social, personal, physical and mental wellbeing of participants through our workshop series, offering ongoing skills development and training for community members with a passion and interest in the performing arts. Through our inclusive practice, we provide opportunities for people with disabilities to access and make work that both reflects their experiences and their needs.
Reviews & Fringefeed Reacts
This just might be the most heatwarming show you'll see all year. - Jacki Bishop, Kids in Adelaide