Geeky mouse Marvin longs to be popular but instead is constantly picked on at school. In his own sci-fi world of superheroes, though, the resourceful rodent is always the star. In search of a way to make himself “cool” with the in-crowd, Marvin builds a rocket and heads for the moon to find out if it is really made of cheese and bring some back. Once there, he meets a host of lovable oddballs, faces up to his fears, and discovers the joys of self-acceptance and true friendship.
In Lightwire Theater’s eagerly awaited return to Hong Kong following sell-out shows of The Ugly Duckling & The Tortoise and The Hare at IAC 2012, five performers clad in black and wired with electroluminescent technology colourfully illuminate their uplifting story in a stunning fusion of puppetry, dance and traditional theatre. A top turn in an array of TV talent contests, the group mesmerises audiences young and old. Here, watch in wonder as more than 40 glow-in-the-dark characters emerge on stage. Not to be missed!