The Little Things

A coproduction between La Mecànica & Teatre Principal de Palma

With the support of Ajuntament de Palma, Teatre de Capdepera and

Institut d'Indústries Culturals de les Illes Balears

© Luca Rocchi

The Little Things started life as a show for children, but rapidly transformed into a sassy and fast-moving performance for their parents, that is seen by children and adults on two very different levels.

Born from a view of the world as seen at knee-height, by children, and the world they discover, The Little Things transforms from the innocence of a hungry caterpillar into a majestic butterfly, exploring and dazzling the world.


Using puppetry and dance, physical theatre and music, it blends the comic directness and sincere naivety of childhood with the often absurd struggle of parents to be great role-models whilst also stretching to keep the very grown-up pleasures and releases of adult life.

This is a riotous, fresh and inspiring piece of physical theatre for anyone who is a child, has ever been a child or has children in their lives.

Creative Team

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Scientific advisor :

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Performers :

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Sound design :

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Mapping and AV :

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Technical Manager :

Costumes :

Props and dressing :

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Education :

Production Assistant :

Photographs :

Creative Producer :

Pau Bachero

Marga Salas

Jonathan Holloway

Aina Zanoguera

Alejandro Navarro

Borja Tous

Carme Serna

Pau Bachero

Mon Joan Tiquat

Alfred Cases

Claudio Capellini

Marc Homar Marín

Jenny Vila

Juanro Campos

Angie Vallori

Andrea Custodio

Borja Tous

Paula Vila

Bel Albertí

Luca Rocchi

Jenny Vila



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