What the Tortoise Taught Us

Life lessons from the wisest creature on the planet!

Meet Zelva, the beautiful giant Tortoise. Walk side by side with the World’s oldest and most awesome reptile, help to feed her, stroke her enormous shell and be inspired by a close up encounter with nature at its most incredible! Learn to how to slow down, take life easy …and never forget to stop and eat the roses!  Zelva can be shy though… will she come out of her shell? Lettuce hope so!

More about Zelva…

feeding zelva the giant tortoise street theatre by the flying buttresses
feeding zelva the giant tortoise photo © the flying buttresses

The Flying Buttresses create educational animatronic shows for museums, supply puppetry performers for theme park events, parties, fetes and fairs and create original, street theatre entertainment  for your corporate party and shopping centre fun day.