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Possum Magic National Tour – 2019

December 13th, 2018

Possum Magic Based on the book by Mem Fox and Julie Vivas Adapted by Eva Di Cesare and Sandra Eldridge Possum Magic will head on a National Tour in 2019 to 62 venues from 3 April to 22 November Keep up to date with all things Possum by visiting our Facebook page here . Throughout the rehearsal…

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2019 Monkey Play

December 3rd, 2018

Monkey Play is a monthly playgroup located in the ARA Darling Quarter Theatre foyer. Monkey Play allows young people from the ages of 0-5 to explore the world around them through play based learning and craft activities that specifically target the development of fine motor skills. Our program of activities is linked to the Early Years Learning Framework, and through monthly…

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Josephine Wants to Dance – 2019

November 5th, 2018

Josephine Wants to Dance is back by popular demand! Based on the book by Jackie French and Bruce Whatley Adapted by Eva Di Cesare, Sandra Eldridge and Tim McGarry After a highly successful national tour in 2018, Josephine Wants to Dance returns to the Monkey Baa stage at Darling Harbour. This hilarious Australian musical based…

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In Between Two – 2019

November 5th, 2018

monkey baa proudly presents a contemporary asian australian performance production Two trailblazing stars of the Australian music scene take to the stage to explore what it means to grow up Asian in Australia. An autobiographical ‘slide night like no other’ based on the fascinating family histories of hip hop artists Joel Ma (Joelistics) and James Mangohig,…

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The Twits – 2019

November 5th, 2018

monkey baa proudly presents a spare parts puppet theatre production Join us for this new adaption of The Twits, it is Roald Dahl in his purest form – unsentimental, grotesque and a lot of fun. A comedy of rebellion and justice that is a super high energy combination of storytelling, puppetry and physical theatre! Mr and…

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Terror Bites Storytelling Workshops – 2019

November 5th, 2018

Join monkey baa and ATYP during the April School Holidays for this exciting workshop series. A collaboration between Monkey Baa and ATYP, these workshops will form part of the creative development of a new production called Terror Bites written by Sandra Eldridge. This production will premiere in 2021. Terror Bites is a celebration of scary…

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Possum Magic – 2019

November 5th, 2018

a monkey baa theatre company production For over 30 years Mem Fox’s Possum Magic has captivated and enchanted young people. Joined by an extraordinary creative team Monkey Baa is thrilled to be presenting a brand-new stage adaptation of this magical Australian classic. Grandma Poss loves making magic. She makes wombats blue and kookaburras pink. She…

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Class Clowns – 2019

October 30th, 2018

melbourne international comedy festival presents Class Clowns is Melbourne International Comedy Festival’s development program for young people around the country. This one-of-a-kind, national Secondary School comedy competition is coming to the Sydney CBD for the very first time with a heat at Monkey Baa! How it works: Heats start with a 2 hour workshop/rehearsal with…

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2019 – The Twits

October 29th, 2018

for primary students a spare parts puppet theatre production Join us for this new adaption of The Twits, it is Roald Dahl in his purest form – unsentimental, grotesque and a lot of fun. A comedy of rebellion and justice that is a super high energy combination of storytelling, puppetry and physical theatre! Mr and Mrs…

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2019 – Josephine Wants to Dance

October 27th, 2018

for primary students a monkey baa theatre company production Josephine Wants to Dance is back by popular demand! After a highly successful national tour in 2018, Josephine Wants to Dance returns to the Monkey Baa stage at Darling Harbour. A story about dreams, believing in yourself… and a dancing kangaroo! Josephine Wants to Dance is…

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