Goldilocks and the Three Bears

An interactive storytelling experience

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Organised by Lagom Kids in support of Playeum’s work that champions children’s voices through play, creativity and the arts, this unique storytelling and puppetry experience invites your children's imagination to take flight and explore the story of Goldilocks and the Three Bears in a different light.

Saturday, 7 December & Sunday, 8 December

10:00am to 12:00pm OR 3:00pm to 5:00pm

at Playeum, Children's Centre for Creativity

For children aged 3 to 8 and their adults

Visits are open to groups too.

Ticket Information

Part of the ticket proceeds will be donated to Playeum in support of our work as a charity. Find out more here.

Ticket Prices

$35 per child 

$10 per accompanying adult

Tickets can also be purchased in bulk at a 10% discount

for corporate/group bookings. 

P.S: Early bird tickets are available for sale till 15 November!

Programme Outline

Prelude

Singing and movement to get ready to enter the storyverse.

Storytime!

Imaginative re-telling of Goldilocks and the Three Bears using shadow puppetry.

Interactive Ending

In line with our pedagogy, children will be empowered to direct the storyline of their choosing.

Play Activities

Revisit the themes and explore deeper with our activity stations:

- Enter the imaginary house of the 3 bears with cardboard freePLAY

- Make a momento of the show using beans and grains sensoryPLAY

- RolePLAY with your own shadow puppet stage

Discover Playeum

Explore and play with the current hands-on exhibition I-Opener.

To Market

While the children play, check out the curated market featuring homegrown brands that support playful childhood.

The Storytellers

Madhuri Kale

Certified Storyteller & Puppeteer from Mumbai University

Madhuri has been performing various folk and epic tales in New York and Mumbai for the last 4 years. In 2016, she co-founded Magical Whispers in Mumbai - a performance group that brings interactive stories alive through puppets. Additionally, she has also conducted summer camps for children, featuring activities such as theatre, puppetry, folk dance, and storytelling through craft. Her most recent show was in collaboration with The Culture Tree in New York and performed at venues such as the Children’s Museum of Manhattan and Washington school in New York.

Mervyn Goh

Kids Entertainer, Ukulele Aficionado, Voiceover Artiste, Team Bonding Specialist, Event Host​

In 2000, Mervyn started Imaginarts, with the focus on Arts, Education & Consultancy. It now has the expertise in building Puppets, Mascots and Walk-abouts for Theatre and Film. Mervyn is a hit with families & kids. He has hosted FamilyDay Events and countless TV shows. His fun, affable and warm personality has also led to him becoming an Ambassador
for community projects, including CSR & CIP events.

More Than Just Storytelling

Goldilocks and the Three Bears: A Timeless Tale with a Twist

Stories create a dialogue with the community, engage audiences and bring the environment alive.

Puppetry as storytelling is a powerful means of nurturing communication. Puppetry allows to take on a 3rd person perspective, develops community engagement, fosters social cooperation and teaches social norms and values. Through this, children get to communicate with others around them and in turn, build on their ability to be advocates for the community and the environment as they develop meaningful relationships.

 

The classic story of Goldilocks and the Three Bears reinforces the power of choice and learning from self-directed exploration. For almost two centuries, children around the world engaged with Goldilocks, a little girl who entered the house of the three bears without permission. She had to make moral decisions on what is the right choice on quantity and size, but also on whether it was right for her to enter the house in the first place. As in many stories from that era the repetitive formulas are to engage the child's attention and to reinforce the point about choice, community living and relationships.

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