Sydney Opera House is ready to entertain your little monsters for the next few weeks with their biggest ever school holiday program, including award-winning theatre, free activities and a brand new tour just for kids. Its school holiday central at the House!
The Gruffalo, a staple on children’s bookshelves around the world, comes to life in a musical adaption on the Playhouse stage that is a wonderful introduction, for children as young as 3 years old, to the the magic of live performance and theatre.
Kids Discovery Tours allow little ones to adventure through a selection of SOH performance venues and learn about the history of this iconic building and its significance as a premier performing arts centre. Take home fun bags contain treats, games and discounts on selected children’s shows.
The Creative Play Area is a free opportunity for children to engage in fun and educational activities that relate to The Gruffalo and is open from 9am to 4pm each day of The Gruffalo season.
KIDS DISCOVERY TOURS Dates: 24 September – 9 October 2011 Time: Daily: 9.30am, 10.30am, 11.30am, 12.30pm, 1.30pm, 2.30pm Price: Adults $29 and Concession/Children $24.50 Bookings: sydneyoperahouse.com or in person at the Tours Desk
SEASON DETAILS – THE GRUFFALO & CREATIVE PLAY AREA Dates: Sat 24 – Sun 25 Sep, Tue 27 Sep – Sat 1 Oct, Tue 4 – Sat 8 Oct Times: 10am, 12:30pm, 2:30pm (Creative Play Area will be open 9am – 4pm each day) Venue: Playhouse All Tickets: $27 Suitability: 3+ Running Time: 50 minutes Bookings: (02) 9250 7777 or sydneyoperahouse.com