Diary of a Wombat
based on the book by Jackie French and Bruce Whatley
conceptualised by Sandra Eldridge, Tim McGarry and Eva Di Cesare
18 – 24 April & 27 may 2017
time 10.30am & 12.30pm
20 april, 12.30pm
Venue: Lendlease Darling Quarter Theatre
Theatre Company: Monkey Baa Theatre Company
Duration: Approx. 45 mins (no interval)
Millions of young people around the world have adored the multi award-winning picture book, Diary of a Wombat, and now this delightful tale from Australian Children’s Laureate (2014/15), Jackie French and Bruce Whatley comes to the stage.
Meet Mothball, the naughtiest wombat in Australia. Bored with her daily routine, Mothball goes in search of shelter and food, creating chaos in the lives of the humans around her. Doormats, bins and washing lines are no match for this mischievous marsupial. Between a packed schedule of scratching, sleeping and eating, Mothball discovers that with a bit of persistence, humans are quite easily trained!
Acclaimed children’s theatre company Monkey Baa (The Peasant Prince, Pete the Sheep) use the magic of puppetry and live music to bring Diary of a Wombat to life on stage.
Recommended for ages 3+.
Image: Diary of a Wombat by Jackie French and Bruce Whatley. Published by Harper Collins Publishers Australia
(no booking fees)
$104 (family of four)
$125 (family of five)
$25 each (groups 10+)
$19 (relaxed performance)