Marcellas motivation for the
creation of Teddy Magic,
concept is a commitment to, and
love for children, and a desire to make a positive contribution to their lives.
more than ever to feel valued, confident and loved.
The CHARACTERS, STORIES, SONGS and THEMES in
Teddy Magic- the Magical Teddies have been created specifically to enhance
childrens awareness of their unique loveliness and value, enhance feelings of self-worth and resilience and instil a sense
of make-believe, magic and wonder in childrens lives.
For over 14 years Marcella has been
running a programme of Creative
Expression Activities for
primary and preschool children offering stories, songs, movement to music,
imaginative play and drama.
Magical Teddies concerts
and presentations have been held at Child Care Centers, Preschools, Schools,
Libraries, Community Centers and Theatres in Australia and overseas - Hong Kong, Singapore, South
Marcella also hosts a Childrens Radio Programme in Melbourne, Australia on Yarra Valley FM Community Radio Station, 99.1
FM, every Sunday morning at 9am.
So if youre anywhere within a 60km radius of Woori Yallock in Melbourne, tune
Educationally, Marcella completed a
Bachelor of Arts Degree majoring
in Psychology ( which she found
very trying ! ) and Literature ( for which she has always had a passion!) at
Swinburne University in Melbourne in 1991).
She has also done courses in
Play Therapy and Therapeutic
Story Telling, which she loved
and found quite illuminating!
To gain the interest of: Book/Music Publishers; TV
Entertainment Promotional Companies; Merchandising/Licensing Companies etc.
To create special venues for children - Magical Teddie's Imaginative Play Centres, in the design of
the Castle in the story, incorporating the themes and activities of Teddy Magic with
beautiful fairy-tale décor, imaginative play equipment, music, stories, drama
To produce ongoing Concerts containing the Characters, Stories, Songs and Themes of Teddy Magic, in Australia and overseas.
To make Teddy Magic- The
available to as many
Children as possible!