Organise that special family outing at one of these upcoming kids and family shows and exhibitions in Perth. These shows usually come with a price tag, but they are those special once in a lifetime opportunities for the kids to see their favourite characters or their favourite story brought to life on stage. It may be for a special birthday or a once a year family treat. Find up coming Perth family shows, stage shows, interactive exhibits and exhibitions here.
A gruesome band of pirates will be commandeering the WA Maritime Museum to teach ye what it takes to be a truly horrible pirate. Cap'n your own pirate ship, design a fearsome flag, and arm yer'self with wicked weapons – from cutlasses to cannons.Discover the rigorous rules and perilous punishments that was a part of life aboard ship, and gather 'round to hear tales of menacing pirate men and women. www.museum.wa.gov.au
The Next Level Tour takes inspiration from the game-changing progression and breakthrough ramp technology first dreamed up at Travis’ Pastranaland compound, perfected at Nitro World Games and now coming to a town near you!
The Next Level Tour will feature the biggest ramps on the planet, including the huge FMX Best Trick ramps Gregg Duffy and Harry Bink hit to top the Nitro World Games podium. This innovative setup is touring for the first time. The best athletes in BMX, Scooter, and Inline will also raise their game, sending it with all-new, never-before-seen tricks. Nitro’s daredevils will also brave the 60-foot Giganta ramp on a host of new crazy contraptions. Get your tickets from Ticketmaster here.
The world-famous Harlem Globetrotters are set to thrill Australians with their iconic brand of basketball during a national tour next April. The Globetrotters have a star-studded roster featuring showman Big Easy Lofton, Too Tall Hall, Scooter Christensen, Spider Sharpless and Torch George, just the 16th female player in team history*. More information and ticket updates at www.pertharena.com.au
Andy and Terry’s treehouse just keeps on growing. With yet another 13 levels, it’s now got a Scribbletorium, a high-security potato chip storage facility (guarded by one very angry duck!) and even an open-air movie theatre. Speaking of movies, our friends are going to be famous! The legendary Mr Big Shot has arrived to make a Hollywood blockbuster! But when his first step is to fire Andy and replace him with a monkey – well, a gibbon named Mel Gibbon – the battle is on. Get your tickets now at www.manpac.com.au
Surprise! Peppa Pig, George and friends are back featuring life size puppets in a brand new live stage show, PEPPA PIG’S SURPRISE. It’s a lovely day and Peppa is playing outside with her friends. Mummy Pig and Daddy Pig have got a surprise for her and George – they cannot guess what it is, can you? Enjoy fun, loads of songs and surprises in this charming, colourful, new show. PEPPA PIG’S SURPRISE promises to be the perfect theatre show for all pre-schoolers! www.ticketek.com.au
This music filled production will feature the beloved characters from the animated series with Mayor Goodway getting everything shipshape for a big Pirate Day celebration in Adventure Bay. When Cap’n Turbot falls into a dark and mysterious cavern, it’s PAW Patrol to the rescue! Chase, Marshall, Rubble, Skye, Rocky and Zuma save Cap'n Turbot and discover a secret pirate treasure map that leads them on an epic adventure.
Visa Checkout customers can access Pre-sale tickets to Paw Patrol LIVE! from 9am, Fri 2 Feb until 11am, Mon 5 Feb. Tickets on sale to the general public 10am, Thu 8 Feb. www.ticketek.com.au
Celebrate the legacy of Disney in this ice skating spectacular as Mouse-ter of Ceremonies Mickey Mouse leads a parade of characters including Minnie Mouse, Donald Duck, Goofy and an ensemble of Disney Princesses. Be dazzled by the magic of Disney’s Frozen with Anna, Elsa and the hilarious Olaf. Sing-a-long to over 30 of your favourite Disney songs including “Let It Go!,” “You’ve Got A Friend in Me,” and “Hakuna Matata.” Exciting moments from Disney Pixar’s Toy Story, Finding Nemo, Disney’s The Lion King, Beauty and the Beast, Aladdin and more will leave the whole family with memories that will last a lifetime. www.ticketek.com.au
From the producer of The Lion King, the beloved story of Aladdin comes to thrilling theatrical life in this bold new musical. The New York Times says it’s “Fabulous!” and “Extravagant! It defies expectations.” Filled with daring adventure, classic comedy and timeless romance, ALADDIN is “Pure Genie-us!” raves USA Today.”
Disney’s ALADDIN features all your favourite songs from the film as well as new music written by Tony and Academy Award winner Alan Menken (Newsies) with lyrics penned by the legendary Howard Ashman (Beauty and the Beast), Tony Award winner Tim Rice (The Lion King, Aida), and book writer Chad Beguelin (The Wedding Singer). Hailed by Newsday as “an awesome throwback to old-time musical comedy,” it is directed and choreographed by Tony Award winner Casey Nicholaw (The Book of Mormon) and boasts an incomparable design team, with sets, costumes and lighting from Tony Award winners Bob Crowley (Mary Poppins), Gregg Barnes (Kinky Boots), and Natasha Katz (Once). More information at www.crownperth.com.au
Mister Maker Returns! Live in Concert is a brand new theatre show, perfect for children of all ages & their grown-ups too! Full of laughter, music and lots of big surprises, this family production will entertain everyone with its creative chaos and fun. What's more, there are lots of exciting opportunities to interact with Mister Maker during the show. www.livenation.com.au
Roald Dahl's George's Marvellous Medicine, adapted for the stage by Shake and Stir Theatre Co. What starts as just another boring day for George quickly turns into a marvellous experiment of epic proportions! Cleverly adapted from the much-loved book by Roald Dahl, George's Marvellous Medicine bounds off the page in a spectacular live show for the whole family. Tickets from www.ptt.wa.gov.au