Diary of a Wombat


A Monkey Baa Theatre Company Production
Diary of a Wombat
Based on the book by Jackie French and Bruce Whatley

Millions of young people around the world have adored the multi awardwinning picture book, Diary of a Wombat. Now finally this iconic work by Australian Children’s Laureate 2014/15 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.

'What Monkey Baa has done is extraordinary. In fact, what they have done is absolutely impossible, but Monkey Baa has always, ALWAYS done the impossible…' - JACKIE FRENCH

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


Ticket Prices:

One Price: $19.00 | Group 4+: $16.00ea | Subscriber: $16.00 | School Group: $14.00ea

Performance Dates and Times:

Tuesday 20th June at 6:00pm (Please note, this is a relaxed performance)

Wednesday 21st June at 10:00am & 1:00pm

Show duration:

45 minutes (no interval)

Age Recommendation:

Recommended school and family audiences aged 3 to 9 years of age.