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25 June - 2 July 2014
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Dinosaur Petting Zoo
5 years and over
When:
13 to 17 Jun 2012
Duration:
50 minutes (no interval)
Venue:
Melbourne Street Green, QPAC, South Bank, Brisbane
Tickets:
Child/Student $20 Adult $25 a $5.95 fee applies per transaction
DUE TO POPULAR DEMAND, A NEW SUNDAY 17 JUNE SHOW ON SALE - 2.30PM!

It’s a petting zoo, but not as you know it!

Get up close and personal with prehistoric creatures that once roamed free across the ancient lands of Terra Australis.

Come eye to eye with an amazing array of mostly friendly (!), life-like creatures from cute baby dinosaurs to the teeth-gnashing ferocity of the Australovenator. Feed, pet and interact with them in a once-in-a-lifetime imaginative experience.

Erth Visual & Physical Inc’s awesome menagerie of insects, mammals and dinosaurs will come to life on the Melbourne Street Green in a unique, fun and educational performance that will thrill and delight children of all ages.

The technical brilliance of Erth's enchanting Dinosaur Petting Zoo comes to Out of the Box for an unforgettable experience that will take audiences on an informative journey through Australia’s prehistoric natural history.

AN ERTH VISUAL & PHYSICAL INC PRODUCTION

In the event of inclement weather, outdoor performances may be cancelled.  Patrons may exchange tickets to the cancelled event for an equivalent available performance to be determined on the day.  Refunds will be given only in the last instance if exchange is not agreeable or possible.

Erth Visual & Physical Inc

Erth
has continually created original live theatre at the forefront of new performance practice. Since its beginnings in 1990, the company has strived to provide audiences with eye popping visual experiences. Giant puppetry, stilt walkers, inflatable environments, aerial and flying creatures. Erth is all these and more.

Erth has built an Australia-wide, and increasingly international reputation based on exceptional work. In demand for events and festivals, the company inspires audiences with its unique and dynamic vision.

The Show

Get up close and personal with prehistoric creatures that once roamed free across the ancient lands of Terra Australis.

Come eye to eye with an amazing array of mostly friendly (!), life-like creatures from cute baby dinosaurs to the teeth-gnashing ferocity of the Australovenator. Feed, pet and interact with them in a once-in-a-lifetime imaginative experience.

Erth Visual & Physical Inc’s awesome menagerie of insects, mammals and dinosaurs will come to life on the Melbourne Street Green in a unique, fun and educational performance that will thrill and delight children of all ages.

The technical brilliance of Erth's enchanting Dinosaur Petting Zoo comes to Out of the Box for an unforgettable experience that will take audiences on an informative journey through Australia’s prehistoric natural history.

Classroom Context

Children engage in the wonderful world of dinosaurs through activities based on physical movement, exploration and improvisation. Improvisation fosters the development of social skills, self-esteem and creativity, encouraging a spontaneous and engaged classroom.

Download the Dinosaur Petting Zoo teacher's resources [PDF 365KB]