Primary Education


For information and specialised teachers resources on our education shows, please click on the tabs under each individual education show. Such tabs include Curriculum Links, Risk Assessment details and information on getting to Riverside Theatres.


Teachers are able to download a copy of our current Risk Assessment, by clicking on the following link:

Riverside Theatres Risk Assessment 2017

Please note, this document is valid until 31 October 2017. It is important that all teachers bringing students to Riverside Theatres carefully read and consider this document.


Everything you need to know about getting here, facilities, eating and more to make your excursion to Riverside easy. Please download our guide here:

Riverside’s Information for School Groups


We understand that for some of your students this may be their first experience with live theatre. To ensure that you and your students have the best theatre experience possible, please take them through the guide, below, prior to attending Riverside.

Riverside’s Guide to Theatre Etiquette


To request a hard copy of our Primary Education Brochure, please contact our Education Coordinator on 8839 3308 or e-mail


  • Erth’s Prehistoric Aquarium

    AUSLAN Interpreted
    28 Jun 2017
    Riverside Theatre
    This stunning new work from the team at Erth will take you to new depths with giant puppets of creatures from the deep that are too realistic for comfort.
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  • Blinky Bill

    29 Jun - 1 Jul 2017
    Lennox Theatre
    This beloved classic comes to life in an interactive performance featuring music played by Ensemble Offspring and narration by Georgia Adamson (CDP's Snugglepot & Cuddlepie).
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  • NIDA Open Winter Holidays

    4 Jul - 6 Jul 2017
    Off Site Venues
    These school holidays, warm up your creativity with NIDA's short courses in Parramatta!
  • NIDA Open – Terms 3 & 4

    29 Jul - 2 Dec 2017
    Off Site Venues
    Explore your creativity with NIDA’s term classes. Designed specifically for children and young people, NIDA offers a fun and supportive learning environment that unlocks creative potential and builds confidence.
  • Where the Streets Had a Name

    30 Aug - 1 Sep 2017
    Lennox Theatre
    A powerful story of one girl’s response to the confinements of curfew in an occupied city and how to rise above with humour and love.
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  • The Bockety World of Henry & Bucket

    Relaxed Performance
    13 Sep - 16 Sep 2017
    Lennox Theatre
    Poetic, humorous and rich in visual antics, this acclaimed play Ireland’s premier producer of theatre for children, explores friendship.
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  • The Red Tree

    Relaxed Performance
    19 Oct - 28 Oct 2017
    Lennox Theatre
    Adapted from Shaun Tan's multi award-winning picture book, this new production reminds us the world isn’t as bleak as it may seem.
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  • The Will To Fly

    25 Oct 2017
    Raffertys Theatre
    The inspiring documentary about the Australian Olympic freestyle skier gold medalist Lydia Lassila. Featuring a post-screening Q&A and panel discussion.