Primary School Days

Riverside Archives

This event has occurred in the past

Sydney Writers' Festival

Primary School Days

Venue Riverside Theatre
Dates 19 May 2008

After a sell-out 2007 season, Sydney Writers’ Festival is thrilled to be returning to Riverside Theatres in 2008 with a diverse and exciting new School Days program for primary schools.

Teachers, this is a fantastic opportunity to inspire your students and give them the chance to engage with some of their favourite writers as they perform, read from their work, talk about their craft and take questions from the students.

Australian Theatre for Young People will adapt several texts for performance during School Days. For full program details visit

9.30am The No-minute Noodler Richard Glover
10.10am The Key to Rondo Emily Rodda
10.50am Superspies and soccer legends! Deborah Abela
11.30am Lunch break and author book signings

12noon Just! Cat. Wombat. Fish. Terry Denton
12.40pm A journey with dragons Carole Wilkinson
1.20pm Troll tales and true Doug MacLeod
2.00pm Finish and author book signings

Date Monday 19 May
Ticket price Morning or afternoon session only $12
Full day $20
Suitability Stages 2 and 3
Curriculum links – English

This event occurred on Monday 19th May 2008

Explore more Riverside shows

The Lehman Trilogy

The story of a family and a company that changed the world, told in three parts on a single evening. Academy Award-winner Sam Mendes (Skyfall, The Ferryman) directs Simon Russell Beale, Adam Godley and Ben Miles who play the Lehman Brothers, their...

The Australian Dream

The Australian Dream is a documentary that uses the remarkable and inspirational story of Indigenous AFL legend Adam Goodes as the prism through which to tell a deeper and more powerful story about race, identity and belonging.

Ticket Prices

0 $0

Transaction fees apply

Phone $4.60
Web $3.60
Counter $2.60
Screen $1.65
School Bookings $3.30