Take a Seat – Wilfrid Gordon McDonald Partridge Pre-Show Activity

Inviting all seniors, grandparents and older folk to Take a Seat.

Join us for 30 minutes before the performance of Wilfrid Gordon McDonald Partridge to meet the cast, crew (and puppets), and participate in a fun, light-hearted group activity. Afterwards, five lucky people will be given the opportunity to participate in the performance, joining the cast on stage and becoming the fellow residents at the home next to where Wilfred lives.

Note: this ticket includes entry to the performance of Wilfrid Gordon McDonald Partridge.


Exclusive Pre-Show Activity: Participate in a fun and light-hearted memory sharing exercise 30 minutes before the show. Connect with fellow attendees and share stories.

Meet the Cast, Crew and Puppets: Get an insider’s look at the magic behind the scenes! Meet the talented cast, the creative crew, and some of the hand-crafted puppets that bring the story to life.

Chance to Shine on Stage: Seize the opportunity to be one of the stars of the show! Five lucky participants will be selected to play a special role during the performance. Join the cast on stage, be yourself, and contribute to the unfolding tale.


Those accompanying you just for the performance can book tickets separately HERE. They will be able to explore the Creative Learning Area during this pre-show activity.


  • Saturday 30 March: 9:15am & 12:15pm
  • Tuesday 2 April: 9:15am & 12:15pm
  • Wednesday 3 April: 9:15am & 12:15pm
  • Thursday 4 April: 9:15am & 12:15pm
  • Friday 5 April: 9:15am & 12:15pm
  • Saturday 6 April: 9:15am & 12:15pm
  • Monday 8 April: 9:15am & 12:15pm
  • Tuesday 9 April: 9:15am & 12:15pm
  • Wednesday 10 April: 9:15am & 12:15pm
  • Thursday 11 April: 9:15am & 12:15pm
  • Friday 12 April: 9:15am & 12:15pm


Ellie Eaton Theatre, Gate 1, Claremont Showground, Claremont WA 6010

Onsite parking will be available for the duration of the Wilfrid Gordon McDonald Partridge season.


Online ticket sales close 1 hour before showtime! Call our box office on 9335 5044 to see if tickets are available at the door.

Acknowledgement of Country

Spare Parts Puppet Theatre respectfully acknowledges the Whadjuk Noongar people as the traditional owners and custodians of the unceded land on which we work. As we tour our work across these vast lands, we pay our respect to all First Nations elders, past and present. We celebrate their continuing connection and contribution to culture, country and community, and thank all First Nations peoples for their wisdom in caring for the land, the sky, the rivers and the sea.