Arena’s hit musical for ages 4 – 8, Sunny Ray & the Magnificent Moon, has been selected to perform at the China International Children’s Festival in Beijing as part of Assitej International Artistic Gathering. The show tells the story of Sunny Ray – happy, light, a true wonder of the world. Sunny loves her life but has always secretly wanted to know… what happens when she goes to bed? Meet her best friend in the sky the Magnificent Moon: the all night party guy who gets to stay up late EVERY single night! Then one bedtime Sunny Ray breaks all the rules and doesn’t go to sleep….What happens when the Sun and the Moon stay up all night together?
Sunny Ray and the Magnificent Moon comes from the imaginations of Clare Bartholomew and Daniel Tobias, creators of the internationally acclaimed Die Roten Punkte and Arena Theatre Company. Featuring original music inspired by everything from folk to funk, disco and pop and starring the incredible Olivia Charalambous and Simone Page-Jones, Sunny Ray and the Magnificent Moon will delight Chinese audiences in Beijing in August 2018. The company has also been selected to run creative workshops with children in Beijing, showcasing their augmented reality project, Secret Schoolyard.