Something For The Kids

Something For The Kids

A selection of kids and families programmes from Sydney Opera House.

Something For The Kids
  • Environmental Champions | A Look at Sustainability at the Sydney Opera House

    Join us on an exciting adventure with Taylor, a curious 5-year-old on a mission to explore sustainability at the Sydney Opera House! Taylor is already an Environmental Champion at home, but now he's eager to learn more. Follow Taylor as he meets some of the important staff who work at the Sydney ...

  • A Night To Shine! - Behind The Scenes (2022)

    Go backstage at the Sydney Opera House as students from the Australian World Orchestra education programme prepare to take the recently re-opened Concert Hall stage for A Night To Shine!

    Students also share their experiences of the Australian World Orchestra’s programme for young regional and m...

  • Australian World Orchestra - A Night to Shine! (2023)

    The Australian World Orchestra performed alongside New South Wales' young, talented classical musicians.

    Live-broadcast from The Concert Hall, Sydney Opera House
    Duration: 75 minutes

    The Australian World Orchestra Masters & Youth concert, A Night To Shine, showcases many of the most promising ...

  • Tempo - Flying Fruit Fly Circus (2023)

    Flip! Fly! Fortissimo!

    Tempo is a show from the Flying Fruit Fly Circus, Australia's National Youth Circus. A highly distinguished musician has arrived to conduct their latest Symphony, but the orchestra is nowhere to be found! Fortunately, the Flying Fruit Fly Circus kids are ready to come to t...

  • Erth’s Prehistoric World (2022)

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    Available worldwide until 16th Apr 2027.
    Come closer than you dare to predators! Bringing ancient creatures from land and sea together in one show, Erth's enthralling puppetry-based childrens' show is the perfect combination of theatrical magic and charm. Travel to the bottom of the ocean to disc...

  • Indigenous Literacy Day 2023

    There are two parts to this year’s incredible celebration: A FILM and a CELEBRATION, recorded live at Sydney Opera House.

    A 15-minute FILM -
    “Would you cuddle up with a jurru? Do you have a tjikiwan dog at home? And what would you do if you saw a sneaky kyembal?" asks ILF Ambassador Jessica Maub...

  • LEARN - Creative Learning Activities for Kids

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    A selection of fun videos for kids and families to learn and play together

  • George Meets the Orchestra - An Introduction to the Orchestra | Age 3+

    George is going to meet an orchestra for the first time!
    He wants to learn an instrument – but which one?

    Follow George as he chats with players of the Sydney Youth Orchestra and learns all about the four families of the orchestra – strings, brass, woodwind and percussion. A perfect introducti...

  • Who's In The Lift?

    2 seasons

    Curious kids step through the giant doors of the scenery lift at the Sydney Opera House and meet some amazing people from the stage and behind the scenes.

  • Utzon's Universe

    1 season

    Inspire your mini-architect with projects from ‘Utzon’s Universe’, a book of craft inspired by Sydney Opera House architect Jorn Utzon. This 5-part series is full of how-to videos with fun projects for kids of all ages.

  • House Play - Creating Your Own Play at Home

    1 season

    House Play is a series for kids and families that shows you how to bring your own play to life at home or in school. Follow Ivy and Anthony as they meet experts from our stages - from the playwright, actors and director; to the creative team behind the lights, sound, costumes and sets.

  • STEM at the House - For Kids and Families

    2 seasons

    A selection of videos exploring the Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths of Sydney Opera House

  • Sweet Skills

    1 season

    Learn new skills in this series of "how to" videos presented some very talented young people!

  • Footlights & Booklights

    1 season

    Join us for kids story time as artists from our stages read your favourite Australian storybooks.

  • ARC by Erth - Live at Sydney Opera House (2022)

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    World premiere by Erth Visual & Physical Inc (creators of Erth’s Dinosaur Zoo™).
    Broadcast from The Studio, Sydney Opera House

    Once purchased, you can watch the recording for 30 days.

    ARC is an extraordinary story of self-discovery and wonder told with theatrical magic and larger-than-life pup...

  • Teeny Tiny Stevies In Big Spaces (2021)

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    Join much-loved children’s band the Teeny Tiny Stevies as they perform I Ate a Rainbow, Boy or Girl Colour and Boss of My Own Body, plus a selection of favourite songs from their brand new album.

    Featuring irresistible melodies and helpful tips for navigating life’s little challenges; sisters By...

  • Infusion, No Movement, No Sound (2021)

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    Celebrating African, Indian and Australian rhythms with a global collective of contemporary and traditional dance and music.

    Infusion No Movement No Sound weaves together a tapestry of African cultures into a vibrant demonstration of contemporary dance and music from global artists, Jamestown Co...