Kids Shows in Perth - list of the latest performances and productions for children of all ages


  JURASSIC CREATURES
31st March - 30th April 2017. Crown Pyramid
Tickets available from Ticketmaster


Jurassic Creatures, featuring Prehistoric Creatures of the Ice, is an interactive walk through event that will captivate young and old alike. Explore an ancient world full of animatronic moving dinosaurs and prehistoric creatures of the ice. Get ready to be amazed and thrilled as the greatest creatures ever to walk the earth return and come alive before your eyes.
Marvel at the story of their 165 million year domination of life on earth. Watch them move. Hear them roar! Get up close with the most infamous prehistoric animals including colossal Mammoths, fearsome Saber Tooth Tigers and everyone’s favourite the Tyrannosaurus Rex.
Become a Palaeontologist for the day. Children will be provided with an expert digger outfit before chipping away to unearth their very own fossil. Plus there will be many more activities to take part in, including; dinosaur art and craft, fossil displays and amusement activities.
Get ready to feel the Dino-Roar!


  PEPPA PIG PLAYDATE
8th - 12th April. Perth Convention Centre
Tickets available from Ticketek

Peppa Pig is coming to Perth in April in a brand new super-sized interactive experience, Peppa Pig Playdate, where audiences are invited to journey into the world of Peppa Pig with their family. 
Families have so much to see and do throughout the Peppa Pig Playdateworld. Guests can sit down on a picnic rug to watch a live musical show starring Peppa Pig and George Pig on the stage - everyone will have the chance to sing, dance and clap along to the Bing Bong Song and delight in being right in the heart of the action. After the show, guests can visit Danny Dog in the music room to play musical instruments, along with more exciting interactive entertainment for everyone to enjoy.
Families will be able to have their photo taken with Peppa Pig and her favourite toy Teddy, watch a magic show and play duck-duck-goose! Everyone is bound to want to take home a cute memento from Mr. Fox's Shop where a range of Peppa Pig merchandise will be on sale.



 

Hachikó
8th - 22nd April. Performances at 10am and 1pm daily. Spare Parts Puppet Theatre, Fremantle. Price: $23 to $25 plus $3.95 (plus booking fee) Suitable for children aged 5 and above Duration:50 min + 10 min Q&A
Tickets available from www.sppt.asn.au


Have you ever loved an animal? Have you ever wondered why they are so loyal?
Based on a true story from Japan, Hachiko is a theatrical celebration of the remarkable joy and companionship that an animal can bring to our lives and a perfect family outing. Simplicity, beauty and gentle poetic storytelling in this carefully crafted Spare Parts production ensures both children and adults alike will be drawn into the true story of a dog that waited at a Tokyo train station every day for nine years for his master to return.
We also have a range of Puppetry workshops available to suit children of all ages. Both the one and two-day workshops even include a ticket to see our current show Hachiko!



 

The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show
“and - pop! - out of the egg came a tiny and very hungry caterpillar.”

21st and 22nd April. Octagon Theatre, UWA, Crawley
Tickets available from 
TicketsWA Book online and pay no booking fees.

One of the most-read and famous children’s books of all time, The Very Hungry Caterpillarleaps off the page – and might even munch a hole through it! - in a masterful theatrical experience for the whole family.

Direct from Sydney Opera House, The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show will chomp through the Octagon Theatre at the University of Western Australia on Friday 21 & Saturday 22 April. With delightful characters from Eric Carle’s bestselling classic tales The Artist Who Painted A Blue Horse, Mr. Seahorse and The Very Lonely Firefly, this timeless classic explodes with colour and life with 75 magical, giant puppets created by New York's Puppet Kitchen.

This Australian-made show will excite, educate and entertain new readers and first-time theatre-goers, ages 2 and up.



  PAW PATROL LIVE!
28th - 29th April 2017. Perth Convention Centre
Tickets available from Ticketek Ticketek


Based on the hit animated Nickelodeon TV series produced by Spin Master, PAW Patrol Live! Race to the Rescue brings everybody’s favourite pups to the stage for an action-packed, high-energy, musical adventure. It's the day of the Great Race between Adventure Bay’s Mayor Goodway and Foggy Bottom’s Mayor Humdinger, but Mayor Goodway is nowhere to be found. 
Featuring everybody’s favourite pups, PAW Patrol Live! reminds us that ‘no job is too big, no pup is too small’. For the mission, Ryder summons Chase, Marshall, Skye, Zuma, Rubble, Rocky, and the newest pup, Everest. Using each of their unique skills and teamwork, the pups make several heroic rescues on their race to the finish line. Paw Patrol Live! Race to the Rescue is a fun, theatrical experience for the whole family.


  DISNEY ON ICE PRESENTS FROZEN
2nd - 5th June 2017. Perth Arena
Tickets available from Ticketek 

Enter a fantastical winter wonderland beyond imagination at Disney On Ice presents Frozen. The heartwarming Academy Award® winning tale you love is now LIVE and skating into your town.
Be magically whisked away to wintry Arendelle by dazzling special effects and astonishing skating as you sing and dance along to inspiring songs including “Let It Go.” Join royal sisters Anna and Elsa, the hilarious snowman Olaf, Kristoff, and Sven as they journey to discover that true love is the most magical power of all! Hosted by Mickey and Minnie, with special appearances by beloved Disney Princesses and characters from favorites like Disney Pixar’s Toy Story, Finding Nemo and Disney’s The Lion King, this unforgettable celebration of love and friendship will leave your family with memories to last a lifetime.



  DINOSAUR TRAIN LIVE
15th - 16th July 2017. Regal Theatre Subiaco
Tickets available from Ticketek


Join Buddy with his friends as they ride the train and embark on ‘A Rainforest Adventure’. See Don, Shiny, Tiny, Mr Conductor, Tank and King, a they sing and dance their way through the deep canopy of tropical trees as they explore and discover together all the beautiful plants, animals and different levels of the ecosystem.