9 – 11 April 2015 Imaginarium – 24 Hour Play Project

A three-day festival of storytelling and production for primary students. Featuring Canberra Youth Theatre’s first ever 24hr Production Project by our young artists, headline workshops from acclaimed children’s author Kate Forsyth (The Impossible Quest series), and headline performances by renowned Australian puppeteer Marianne Mettes (Sesame Street, PuppetOOdle).

During Imaginarium, artists (7 – 13yrs) will have 24 hours to write, audition, cast, direct, design, build, rig lights and rehearse a brand new World Premiere production, ready to perform for family, friends and public as the festival finale on Saturday night. Engage in a hive of performances, author talks and idea generations. Participate in improvisations, creative writing, dance, puppetry, filmmaking, illustration, zine and imaginative play workshops.



Gorman Arts Centre
Batman Street, Braddon


120 minutes , no interval