Possum Magic at the Civic Theatre!

13 Aug 2019

A brand-new stage adaptation of a magical Australian classic based on the book by Mem Fox & Julie Vivas. For more than 30 years, Mem Fox’s Possum Magic has captivated and enchanted young people all over Australia.

Joined by an extraordinary creative team, Monkey Baa brings to life the characters, journey and love that has made Possum Magic the most-loved and best-selling Australian picture book of all time.

Running time: 50 minutes - no interval
Contains pyrotechnics.
Suitable for ages 3-8

Book tickets to see this show at the Civic Theatre on the below dates:
  • Tuesday 27 August 2019 - 1:00 PM 
  • Wednesday 28 August 2019 - 10:30 AM and 12:30 PM
Be loyal to the Civic Digest and get a freebie
The Civic Digest is a contemporary café, bar and e-library at the Civic Theatre Newcastle open from 7.30am-3pm Monday - Friday with late night openings on show nights.  Sign up to the Digest Loyalty Program and get a free coffee after every 10 coffees you purchase.  If you bring your own keep cup, you can get a free coffee after every 5! You can join online via the Civic Theatre website or just pop in and ask the staff to sign you up.

Find the magic of Mem Fox at the libraries

Want to read the books before you see the play? Check out our library catalogue and track down all of our Mem Fox favourites.