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The Empire Theatres Presents a Monkey Baa Theatre Company Production

Diary of a Wombat

Based on the book by Jackie French and Bruce Whatley. 
Directed By Eva di Cesare


Millions of young people around the world have adored the multi award-winning picture book, Diary of a Wombat. Now finally this iconic work by Australian Children’s Laureate, Jackie French and Bruce Whatley comes to the stage.

Meet Mothball, the naughtiest wombat in Australia. Bored with her daily routine, Mothball goes in search of shelter and food, creating chaos in the lives of the humans around her.

Monkey Baa uses the magic of puppetry and live music to bring this delightful story for ages 3+ to the stage.

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Mon, 04 Sep 2017 06:30 PM 04 Sep 06:30PM Ended
Tue, 05 Sep 2017 09:30 AM 05 Sep 09:30AM Ended
Tue, 05 Sep 2017 11:30 AM 05 Sep 11:30AM Ended
Empire Theatre

Empire Cardholder                               $17.00

One Price                                                $20.00

 School Groups 10+                                $15.00 with 11th free for supervising teacher


Please note all patrons from 12 months of age require a ticket to attend this performance. 

 Director:  Eva Di Cesare

Puppetry and Movement Director: Alice Osborne 

Set and Costume Designer: Imogen Ross 

Composer: Oonagh Sherrard

Lighting Designer: Matt Cox 

Sound Designer: Kingsley Reeve

 Puppet Design and Construction: Bryony Anderson 

Conceptualised by Sandra Eldridge, Tim McGarry and Eva Di Cesare


Running time of 45 minutes 

Age Suitability

Suitable for 3 to 9 year olds 

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