Saving Mama is a story about a girl, Mommy and the Blue. Girl feels sad and in need of mother’s comfort, however Mommy is captivated by the Blue in the unkown world. Girl bravely looks for her Mommy going the long way in the desert and the blue sea to the distant snow-capped mountains. Finally, Mommy is saved and they are both happy to be together.
Saving Mama is an adventure tale about how brave children can be when their mother is depressed. The word depression is not mentioned in the text.
Set designer Nina Mansikka and actress Annina Rokka created magic felted costumes that display landscapes, the characters and their adventures. Afterwards, writers Markku Hoikkala and Otso Kautto wrote a play specifically for these costumes.
Performance is best perceived by children older than 5 years.
Playwrights Otso Kautto ja Markku Hoikkala
Director Otso Kautto
Set and costume design Nina Mansikka
Light and sound design Juha Tuisku
Actresses (depending on the language): Annina Rokka, Minerva Kautto, Eeva Putro, Kolina Van den Berg and Anna Korolainen.
Performance is available in 8 languages: Finnish, Swedish, English, French, Spanish, Deutsch, Estonian and Russian.
Stage requirements: 3 х 3 m
Theatre can bring own sound and light equipment, if so agreed.
Maximum number of spectators: 100 people.
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Actress Minerva Kautto
Actress Annina Rokka