Hop on board our spaceship to Whoosh into outer space!
Whoosh! is a new interactive multi-sensory adventure that puts children with disabilities in the Captain’s chair! Created by pioneering theatre makers Sensorium Theatre, this unique performance is suitable for children with a broad range of access needs, including those with multiple and complex needs and those on the autism spectrum.
Are you a pilot, navigator or maybe you’re an engineer? Choose your role before we WHOOSH our spaceship across the galaxy. Pilot the ship when we make an emergncy landing on the mysterious Planet X! What strange adventures await on this amazing alien planet?
Perth based Sensorium Theatre, created in 2007 by co-Artistic Directors Michelle Hovane and Francis Italiano, is Australia’s only company creating work for young audiences with multiple and complex disabilities and those on the autism spectrum. From the team behind Oddysea Sensorium Theatre bring their brand new show. With an impressive set and pioneering use of technology, including a digital app to deliver the preparatory material, this is Sensorium Theatre’s most ambitious production to date.
Cast & Team
Artistic Directors Michelle Hovane & Francis Italiano
Assistant Director Bec Bradley
Performers Jamie David, Michelle Hovane, Francis Italiano & Daisy Sanders
Composer/Sound Designer Jamie David
Digital Technology Designer Steve Berrick
Set Designer Matthew McVeigh
Dramaturg James Berlyn
Costume Designer Cherie Hewson
Produced by Performing Lines WA
A digital app with exclusive content about the show including songs, characters, stories and games is available to assist in familiarising students with the show before they attend.
A member of Sensorium Theatre Company will visit schools with bookings for the show in February and introduce teachers to the resources.
To register your interest in our PreTour Visits or request the Teacher’s Resources contact firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 08 9792 31111
The company has a wonderful rapport with their audiences and meets every individual right where they are …
Peg Schuler-Armstrong, Lincoln Center Education
Get ready to explore the senses with this 90-minute workshop presented by Sensorium Theatre. Suitable for teachers, educational assistants, artists and carers of people with disabilities. Like to find out more or reserve your place on the workshop?