July school holidays are just around the corner and time to fill up that calendar with some activities. We’ve picked some of the top shows to check out and keep the kids entertained.
Peppa Pig Playdate
The interactive, super-sized play experience will invite families to journey into the world of Peppa Pig as TEG and Lifelike Touring bring to life the show’s characters and adventures across 10 different zones. Guests can visit Peppa’s house, ride on Grandpa Pig’s train, jump on bouncy muddy puddles and have a special playdate with Peppa, all within this huge and interactive world.
Where: Sydney, ICC Sydney
When: Saturday July 13 – Sunday July 21
General Admission – $44.90
VIP (Entry between 9am-10am) – $59.90
Family Pass (1A+3C or 2A+2C) – $144.90
Jack and The Beanstalk
The next Australian panto from Director and Producer, Bonnie Lythgoe is Jack and The Beanstalk – a ‘Giant’ 3D musical spectacular. Bonnie has assembled the most amazing cast including music theatre star Lucy Durack as ‘Fairy Crystal Spirit of the Beans’, Peter Rowsthorn(from Kath & Kim), favourite Lachlan Dearing as ‘Jack’ and Anastasia Feneri as Jill. This magical, laughter filled production of ‘Jack’ will feature a fantastic 3D sequence that will transport audience members deep into the Giant’s castle.
Where: State Theatre, 49 Market St
When: Friday July 12 – Sunday July 21
Tickets: http://ticketmaster.com.au or 1300 139 588
Price: from $49 to $99 plus Family tickets $260
Justine Clarke’s Mimi’s Symphony
Australia’s much-loved entertainer Justine Clarke presents a new show for kids this July at the City Recital Hall. Mimi’s Symphonywill see Justine and her imaginary new friend, Mimi the Magpie go on an exciting adventure in the suburbs where they make new friends and also learn about music and orchestras along the way.
Mimi’s Symphonyis a new orchestral story for Australian children, about alittle magpie who is blown from her nest. She lands on the edge of a suburban oval, and all she can remember is something she heard, something big and beautiful…
Where: City Recital Hall, 2 Angel Place, Sydney
When: Saturday 20 July – 11.00am and 1.00pm
Tickets: https://www.cityrecitalhall.com/whats-on/events/mimis-symphony/ or 02 8256 2222
Price: Standard $29 (Booking fees: internet $5.50 / Phone $6.60)