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.
Prepare for a close encounter with the most extraordinary creatures to ever walk the earth. Featuring more than 23 moving, life-size animatronic models of the Cretaceous period (145-66 million years ago), Dinosaur Discovery: Lost Creatures of the Cretaceous is like nothing you’ve ever experienced!
The scale and authenticity of these magnificent beasts will blow you away, as they move and breathe with thrilling lifelike accuracy. Dinosaur Discovery: Lost Creatures of the Cretaceous has all your favourites from the Cretaceous era, crafted to scientifically exact specifications, moving and interacting with each other. Book your preferred date and entry time now - www.museum.wa.gov.au
Mr and Mrs Twit haven’t had a good thought in years. They like nothing more than dreaming up terrible tricks to play on each other, eating hot bird pie and training Muggle-Wump the monkey for the Great Upside Down Monkey Circus. Join us for the world premiere season of this new adaption of The Twits, it is Roald Dahl in his purest form – unsentimental, grotesque and a lot of fun! Get your tickets from www.sppt.asn.au
Join our intrepid family of adventurers and their musical dog as they wade through swishy swashy grass, the splishy splashy river and thick oozy, squelchy mud, on their quest to find a bear. With lots of surprises along the way, it's gonna be a big one … but we're not scared! Based on the book written by Michael Rosen & Illustrated by Helen Oxenbury. Recommended for 3 yrs +. Get your tickets from https://ptt.wa.gov.au
Join Buddy and Tiny this February at Scitech’s Toddlerfest! Experience the amazing world of the Dinosaur Train as you go on a magical singing and dancing journey with Buddy and Tiny. Plus, there will be loads of activities, shows, and fun to be had throughout Scitech. More information soon. www.facebook.com/events
Two shows in one, The Emma Show and The Lachy Show at various locations across Perth including Kalgoorlie, Albany, Bunbury, Mandurah, Rockingham, Fremantle, Balcatta, Byford, Subiaco, Joondalup and Morley. Tickets on sale 19th December 2017 from www.thewiggles.com.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
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
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