April School Holidays at Merrigong

Treat the kids these school holidays to the magic of imagination with The Merrigong Theatre Company, located in the heart of Wollongong.

Barrel of Monkeys

The Spiegletent (Arts Precinct)
17 – 22 April
Tickets: $28
Recommended for ages 5+

Watch cheeky monkeys trick, toss and tumble in the riotous physical comedy Barrel of Monkeys in the magical Spiegeltent. This high-energy circus extravaganza will bring joy to all ages.

Merrigong Creativity Camp

Wollongong Town Hall
16 – 20 April
Price: $290 
Age: 5 – 13 years 

Kids will love expressing their imagination at an interactive 5-day theatre-craft & performance workshop with the guidance of professional artists and educators. As part of the Creativity Camp your child will also experience the magic of The Spiegeltent when they see Barrel of Monkeys.

Marvellous Masks Workshop

Illawarra Performing Arts Centre
Mon, 23 April 10am
Price: $50
Age: 8 -12 years

Developed for primary school students who love to create things, children will explore the world of theatre design with professional Set and Costume Designer, Imogen Ross.

Roald Dahl’s George’s Marvellous Medicine

Illawarra Performing Arts Centre
Fri 27 Apr, 10am & 12.30pm
Sat 28 Apr, 10am & 12.30pm
All tickets: $32

Adapted from the much-loved book by Roald Dahl, George’s Marvellous Medicine is a spectacular live show for the whole family packed to the rafters with mischief, music, magic and mammoth laughs.