House Play | Creating Your Own Play at Home

House Play | Creating Your Own Play at Home

House Play is a series for kids and families outlining the process of bringing a play to life at home or in school.

Follow Ivy and Anthony as they meet experts who bring stories to life on our stages. From the playwright, actors and director to the creative team behind the lights, sound, costumes and sets.

House Play | Creating Your Own Play at Home
  • House Play: Part 1 | Writing your Script

    Anthony and Ivy have decided to create their own play at home, the only problem is they have no idea how. Luckily there’s some experts at the Sydney Opera House who are happy to help!

    Travel to Bennelong Point and meet Playwright, Kirsty for some tips on starting your play where all plays start...

  • House Play: Part 2 | Acting and Directing

    Anthony and Ivy have decided to create their own play at home the only problem is they have no idea how. Luckily there’s some experts at the Sydney Opera House who are happy to help!

    Meet Mansoor, an actor and Stefo, a director and learn all about creating believable characters, projecting your...

  • House Play: Part 3 | Designing your Set & Costumes

    Anthony and Ivy have decided to create their own play at home the only problem is they have no idea how. Luckily there’s some experts at the Sydney Opera House who are happy to help!

    Step into the wardrobe and chat with James, a set and costume designer to find out a bit more about what clothin...

  • House Play: Part 4 | Light Up Your Stage

    Anthony and Ivy have decided to create their own play at home the only problem is they have no idea how. Luckily there’s some experts at the Sydney Opera House who are happy to help!

    Head to the Playhouse theatre for a chat with Sian, a lighting designer who explains all of the different ways t...

  • House Play: Part 5 | Exploring Sound Design

    Anthony and Ivy have decided to create their own play at home the only problem is they have no idea how. Luckily there’s some experts at the Sydney Opera House who are happy to help!

    Listen up as sound designers Adam and Greta explain the ways that music, sound effect and foley can add atmosphe...

  • House Play: Part 6 | You're a Producer!

    Anthony and Ivy have decided to create their own play at home the only problem is they have no idea how. Luckily there’s some experts at the Sydney Opera House who are happy to help!

    Anthony and Ivy now experts themselves! They’ve asked lots of questions and now they’re ready to put on their sh...