The Spice Box

The Spice Box - Street Theatre by Michele O'Brien

Michele O’Brien’s One Woman Theatre Show ‘The Spice Box’ recently attracted and delighted mass audiences at Bournemouth Arts by the Sea Festival.

The Spice Box has also enchanted audiences at the Bristol Festival of Puppetry, Poole Street Festival and Bournemouth Arts by the Sea Festival.

 ‘The Spice Box’

Available to book now!

A mysterious Spice Box has been washed up and captured. What is its story?

Full of Eastern promise its many drawers hold cinnamon, nutmeg and peppercorns as well as tales of pillaging pirate ships and kidnappings.

Stunning puppets tell of the daring voyage to bring back spices at a time when ‘Spices were more valuable than gold’.

Duration 40 minutes

All ages

'Really engaging and creative.'
Caroline Peacock, Ageas Salisbury International Arts Festival

'Beautiful quality - so well made, you held the crowd each time you performed.' Poole Street Festival.

'The Spice Box is an engaging piece that takes you to faraway places, performed with humour and conviction by the talented Michele O'Brien'
Helen Donaldson, Lighthouse Centre for the Arts, Poole.

'Brilliant', Activate Performing Arts

'Fantastic, Wonderful, Unique, Captivating, Innovative performance'.
Bournemouth Arts by the Sea Festival

Acted and Devised by Michele O'Brien
Directed by Amy Rose (Bocadalupa)
Spice Box and Puppets by Chris Pirie (Green Ginger)
Puppets by Teresa Grimaldi

To Book contact Jenny Gordon This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or 07751 525200 or

Michele O’Brien This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or 07977 969080

If you are a festival or event please click here for more info www.micheleobrien.co.uk/the-spice-box-festival-email.html

If you are a school please click here for more info www.micheleobrien.co.uk/spice-box-education-email.html