Ships ahoy with Captain Nemo at Australian National Maritime Museum

January 5th, 2015

Join the cast of quirky and captivating characters at the Australian National Maritime Museum from January 4 – 25, with Captain Nemo’s Nautilus, written by our own Monkey Baa Creative Directors Eva Di Cesare, Tim McGarry and Sandie Eldridge as part of the museum’s Voyage to the Deep exhibition. When Peta accidentally travels back in time to…

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January 5th, 2015

The Arts Health Institute are running their third Amazing Magic Club in Australia, and their second at the Lend Lease Darling Quarter Theatre, home of Monkey Baa Theatre Company in January 2015. The Amazing Magic Club is a two week program for children with hemiplegic cerebral palsy. During the two weeks, the children learn magic tricks…

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This Christmas give a gift the whole family can enjoy

December 15th, 2014

Tis the Season of Giving, so this Christmas give children the opportunity to let their imaginations run wild and experience the magic of theatre and storytelling. What is the most magnificent way to travel from Africa to France? By coming to Monkey Baa Theatre Company’s presentation of Sydney Puppet Theatre’s Z For Giraffe these January…

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Happy Holidays from all of us at Monkey Baa!

December 8th, 2014

It’s been a huge year for Monkey Baa Theatre Company… We took Pete the Sheep to 54 venues across every state and territory of Australia. I Am Jack to 14 venues across the USA. Performed to over 80,000 young people, their families and teachers. Conducted 100s of workshops in our theatre, with charity partners and…

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Hold on to your fleece ladies and gentlemen our woolly flock – Pete the Sheep – has been nominated for 3 Glug Awards!

December 1st, 2014

1st nominations for the ROBERT DAVIS MEMORIAL AWARD FOR MOST OUTSTANDING MAINSTREAM PRODUCTION 2nd nomination for the JOHN WEST MEMORIAL AWARD FOR MOST OUTSTANDING NEW AUSTRALIAN PERFORMED WORK 3rd nomination for MOST OUTSTANDING CHILDREN’S THEATRE PRODUCTION We are in great company in all three categories and are very excited and look forward to February when…

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Pete the Sheep Returns & Congratulations to author Jackie French!

November 25th, 2014

As Monkey Baa’s national tour of Pete the Sheep wraps up this week – after 29 weeks, 32,000km and 54 towns, cities and venues across Australia, the shearing season will wrap up this Thursday 20 November for Ratso, Big Bob, Bungo, Shaun and our much loved sheep sheep Pete in Gunnedah. A big thank you…

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2015 Program is Launched!

November 6th, 2014

Oh what a night! Thanks to all who came and those who were there in spirit we had a wonderful launch – we are going to be busy busy monkeys in 2015 with giraffes, bums, gumnut babies, witches and much, much more. We look forward to seeing you at the theatre!

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Successes, Challenges and Interesting moments!

February 4th, 2013

This is a space to write up things that have been a success, challenge or experiences and moments with drama you would like to share. It will provide a lovely repository for obtaining support for difficult situations, but also to share amendments to activities that have worked well and therefore might work well for others….

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Introductions – A bit about all of us!

January 10th, 2013

Please post in this areas a little bit about yourself and your class/school. It is a great way to see who else is participating and we will be working on ways to have you all connect throughout the course of the next two years. Rachel

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Welcome to the discussion area

January 8th, 2013

Welcome to your discussion area. Here you can comment, make suggestions, discuss with each other and generally air your views. If you have any topics you would you like to discuss fill out the suggestion box form and we will post them here.

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