The Rainbow Fish (now closed)

A Mermaid Theatre of Nova Scotia Production Co-presented with Axis Theatre


Marcus Pfister

The Rainbow Fish will engage even the youngest child with his silver scales and heart of gold in this magical puppetry adaptation of Marcus Pfister’s award-winning book about a beautiful fish who learns to share his most prized possession.


School Matinee Bookings for The Rainbow Fish are being managed by Axis Theatre. To make a school booking please contact

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October 1, 2019 - October 6, 2019

Age Recommendation:

2 - 7 years

Running Time:

60 minutes


The Waterfront Theatre, 1412 Cartwright Street on Granville Island

What To Expect:

Mermaid Theatre embrace a firm no shushing policy designed to foster a vocal authentic response from little audience members, many of whom are seeing their very first play ever. The play uses blacklight puppetry and so the theatre is very dark for the performance.

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