A magical musical for young children that will surprise and delight.

The Magic Watering Can is a new children’s musical by Craig Allister Young.

Audiences are invited to enter the enchanting world of Ms Summerbloom’s garden, where they will meet a host of colourful characters brought to life by her magic watering can.

This is an engaging and interactive musical performance for children from 2 to 8 years of age. An adventure where they can hear and learn a few of the instruments of the orchestra.

The Magic Watering Can is the first in a series of six new children's works created by Craig Allister Young.

Venue Format
Theatre, Hall, Black Box Venue
Technical Rating
D, The production can be modified to suit most venues
Touring Party

This is a show with a simple set up. 2 performances can be scheduled back to back i.e 10am and 11am. A maximum of 4 performances can occur in 1 day. If a space is available for music rehearsal the day prior that is useful but not essential. Assistance to find local musicians will be useful but not essential.

Cre8ion is an energetic company that produces and tours theatrical shows and unique events.

Cre8ion works with artists across many genres, children’s theatre, cabaret, comedy, opera, drama, music and physical theatre to create and produce theatrical works. We can accommodate exclusive one-night performances, national and international tours or a theatre season.

Cre8ion also commissions and produces exciting new works and has collaborated with some of our industry’s best theatrical artists. We can start with just an embryo of an idea and develop and produce a successful show with a long touring life.

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Unique Selling Point

The Magic Watering Can provides an easy plot line for young audiences to follow with clear lyrics and melodies, mood and characters. The audience is required to use there imaginations to solve the narrative problem.

The Magic Watering Can also provides an engaging encounter exploring some of the instruments and sounds from the band.

Marketing Materials

Show Synopsis Media Release A6 Postcard, DL, A2 & A3 templates Music tracks for radio and venue use Suite of hi-res photographic Hero Images Suite of social media images & gifs 15 Sec & 30 Sec TVC Two Education Packs available - one for pre-schoolers and prep and another for year 1 to year 3 students. Specific web required banners can be created on demand. Writer/ Director and Cast available for media interviews as required

Community Engagement

Activity Table for pre-show engagement.
‘Meet and greet’ with audiences post performance. Engagement of 3 to 4 local musicians to work with the production for performances.