Here at Secret Sydney, keeping our ears to the ground for the best theatre shows and cultural experiences is always a priority. Which is why we were thrilled to hear about two amazing new performances coming to The Concourse in Chatswood this winter.
Alphabetical Sydney: All Aboard!
The first show on our agenda is an adaptation of best-selling picture book Alphabetical Sydney: All Aboard! This Critical Stages Touring adaptation will be showing at The Concourse Theatre on June 20.
For those not familiar with the story, Alphabetical Sydney is a visual love letter to our wonderful city. Created by Antonia Pesenti and Hilary Bell, this captivating picture book celebrates Sydney in all of its diversity. And now, you can witness this uplifting tale brought to life on stage in an immersive musical, Alphabetical Sydney: All Aboard! Designed to delight an audience of all ages, you’ll be taken on a journey around the world’s most famous harbour city.
Alphabetical Sydney: All Aboard! combines puppetry, creative play and magnificent music by Greta Gertler Gold, making for a truly unforgettable multi-sensory experience. Whether you’re an avid theatre-goer, or you’re simply planning your next cultural outing, this is a show that’ll unlock creativity within the whole family.
Willoughby Symphony Orchestra: Mini Maestros
Next in store is a captivating orchestral performance of a timeless, family-friendly classic, Peter and the Wolf. This wonderful concert from the Willoughby Symphony Orchestra, conducted by George Ellis, will be showing at The Concourse Concert Hall on July 3.
Narrated by Australian author and singer-songwriter Josh Pyke, the story of a young boy and his animal friends will come to life in this unforgettable performance. Each instrument portrays a different character in the story as the tale unfolds through a beautiful score.
This family-friendly event is a great introduction to classical music and promises to be a magical experience for all ages!
Alphabetical Sydney: All Aboard! will show at 10am and 12.30pm on June 20 only, Mini Maestros Event will show at 7 July 11am only.