Pumpkin series on stage

Pumpkin Finds Her Kindness – The Play is based on Bianca Flander’s children’s book series. PICTURE: Franci van der Berg

A much-loved children’s book series comes to life on stage with Pumpkin Finds Her Kindness – The Play at the Artscape theatre from Friday December 15 to Saturday December 23.

Directed by Nico Scheepers, Pumpkin Finds Her Kindness – The Play stars award-winning duo Bianca Flanders and her actor husband Dean Balie who also composed the original music.

Based on Bianca’s children’s book series, Pumpkin Finds Her Kindness – The Play tells the tale of little Pumpkin as she grapples with jealousy and envy after losing a competition. Pumpkin sets off on an adventure guided by her wise Ouma and her faithful friend, Toots the Cat.

Pumpkin soon realises that her kindness lies within her and that she possesses the extraordinary ability to transform her situation.

Shows are 40 minutes and take place at 10.30am and 12.15pm. Tickets cost R120 through Webtickets.