Author Leigh Hobbs has come to see 'Horrible Harriet Live On Stage' and sign books for guests (and fans!) at the Sydney Opera House. 'Horrible Harriet Live on Stage' must close on Sunday 23rd April 2017.
The Mr Stink National Tour begins next week! The tour spans six months, and travels to every state and territory in Australia. We thought this would be an excellent opportunity to introduce you to the lovely cast who will be performing on this tour. You can check out the cast by clicking on the button below. To see if Mr Stink is headed to your town, click here.
Here comes Horrible Harriet! She's wicked, wild, and wonderful…
Horrible Harriet will be staging her season premiere at the Sydney Opera House in April 2017, with preview shows throughout Sydney beforehand. For more information and to see where Harriet will be showing, head to our Horrible Harriet page.
The six-month tour of Snugglepot and Cuddlepie finished in Sydney over the weekend. Thank you to everybody who came out to see the show as it travelled around the country as part of the national tour. It's now time for our Gumnuts to curl up and have a well-deserved rest!
We are excited to announce that Room on the Broom will be touring in January next year! After a successful national tour in 2013 that was met with rave reviews and sold-out shows, CDP is bringing this hit production to Melbourne, Perth and Brisbane.
Tickets are on sale now, for more information, click here
The 52-Storey Treehouse tour ended in Sydney last week after an extensive National Tour. We'd like to thank everybody who came along to see the show as it travelled across the country! As they sing in the show "thank you for sharing our Treehouse, we've all had the best time yet!" Stay tuned here for all future Treehouse related news.
With the Snugglepot and Cuddlepie 2016 tour beginning in just over a month, we thought we should introduce you to our lovely touring cast! These four individuals will be embarking upon a national tour which spans 22 weeks and travels to every state and territory in Australia, meaning that sometime soon Snugglepot and Cuddlepie will be making their way to you!
A full list of tour stops can be found here.
Following the premiere season of Mr Stink at the Sydney Opera House, CDP is excited to announce that Mr Stink will be touring nationally in 2017! The premiere season garnered some excellent reviews from audiences and critics alike. Full details of where Mr Stink will be playing will be released later this year, so stay tuned!
The 52-Storey Treehouse has kicked off their enormous 20 week national tour starting at the Orange Civic Theatre. Andy, Terry, Jill, and the ninja snails will travel through five states and two territories – visiting and performing everywhere from Adelaide to Albury, Melbourne to Mandurah.
See where The 52-Storey Treehouse will be stopping by, please click here.
It all starts when Chloe, just about the loneliest girl in the world, makes friends with Mr Stink, the local tramp. Sure he smells a bit, but he's the only person who's ever been nice to her. So, when Mr Stink needs a place to stay, Chloe decides to hide him in the garden shed.
David Walliams' award-winning book comes to life on stage for children 6-12… and their adults! The team behind The 13-, 26- and 52-Storey Treehouses live on stage return with this touching, twisted and hilarious, and very smelly tale… hold on to your nose!
Special Sydney Preview Season commences 23 March. Schools performances and weekend shows selling fast!
CDP Theatre Producers have won the 2015 Sydney Theatre Award of 'Best Production for Children' for The 52-Storey Treehouse
At a ceremony on 18 January 2016, the winners of the 2015 Sydney Theatre Awards were announced with a record 36 Awards presented, shared between 19 productions which played in Sydney during the calendar year of 2015.
CDP Theatre Producers' Christine Dunstan also received the Lifetime Achievement award. To see all the winner and photos from the night, click the link below.
CDP Theatre Producers have been nominated for two 2015 Sydney Theatre Awards.
Snugglepot & Cuddlepie and The 52-Storey Treehouse have both been nominated for 'Best Production for Children' alongside Erth's PreHistoric Aquarium (Erth) and The Listies Ruin Xmas (Sydney Opera House).
The 2015 Sydney Theatre Awards will be presented at a gala ceremony on Monday January 18 2016 at Paddington RSL. For the full list of nominees and previous award winners, click the link below.
CDP Theatre Producers have been nominated for a 2015 GLUG Award.
Snugglepot & Cuddlepie has been nominated for 'Most Outstanding Production for Children' (an award sponsored by Rose Petersen) alongside Masquerade (Griffin/STC of SA), Shellshock (Riverside Theatre) and The Unknown Soldier (Monkey Baa).
The annual GLUG Theatrical awards will be held on 1st February 2016 at the Masonic Club Castlereagh Boutique Hotel. For the full list of nominees and previous award winners, click the link below.
See the shows then take them home! CDP Kids has now opened an online store full of books, toys, CD's and merchandise from various productions including The 52-Storey Treehouse, The Gruffalo, Snugglepot & Cuddlepie and many more. Get the little ones a gift, enjoy secure payment with PayPal and delivery with Australia Post within 10 business days.
They're back! Andy & Terry's Treehouse is now 52 storeys tall, with yet more fantastic inventions. We chat to Director Liesel Badorrek about what silliness we can expect in the third and final stage adaptation. The 52-Storey Treehouse premieres in Sydney this September-October 2015.
Visit our 52-Storey Treehouse booking section for when and where.
A children's book has taken home the top prize for the first time in Australia's national industry book awards' 15-year history. Book of the year at the annual Australian book industry awards went to The 52-Storey Treehouse by author Andy Griffiths and illustrator Terry Denton. Read the full list of winners below, thanks to The Guardian
Free Activity sheet downloads are now available on cdp.com.au
Keep the little ones entertained and laughing with Finger Puppets, Find-A-Words and Colouring in pages with characters from The Gruffalo's Child, The Incredible Book Eating Boy and The 26-Storey Treehouse. Just visit the ACTIVITES page to download the free PDF
(Note: May require big kids to help with basic cutting before playing)
CLICK HERE to make the characters from The Gruffalo's Child.
Andy Griffiths is one of Australia's most popular children's authors. Andy is best known for The Treehouse series, the JUST! books and The Day My Bum Went Psycho. His most recent book The 52-Storey Treehouse (Published by Pan Macmillan and Illustrated by Terry Denton) tripled the number of sales of the 39-Storey Treehouse in its first week. Andy is also a passionate advocate for literacy and an ambassador for The Indigenous Literacy Foundation and The Pyjama Foundation. A very busy man.
We receive many enquiries as to where fans can meet Andy next and join the queue for book signings. Most books signings are free and open to everyone! Visit Andy Griffiths's webpage, click on 'Events' and have a look to see where Andy Griffiths will be next. We might see you there.
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