SEE THE LIVE SHOW AND PARTICIPATE IN THE ACTIVITIES
Join Grace and her family on their adventurous and sometimes funny expedition around Australia!
The team behind the successful national tour of Magic Beach return with a new adaptation of another multi award-winning classic picture book from Alison Lester AM.
Featuring songs, fun and quokkas, Are We There Yet? is a celebration of family, love and the diversity of our beautiful country.
Enhance your Are We There Yet? theatre experience with tickets to our drama workshops and don’t forget to purchase some show related merchandise before or after the show! Scroll down to find out more.
ONLINE AUTHOR TALK WITH ALISON LESTER
Join us for an exclusive online talk with multi award-winning children’s author and illustrator, Alison Lester AM, to celebrate Are We There Yet? playing at The Joan these April School Holidays.
During this special event, Alison will chat about her inspiration and creative process, particularly in regards to her 2004 children’s picture book, Are We There Yet? (Winner, Picture Book of the Year, 2005 Children’s Book Council Awards; Flagship Book for Australia’s National Year of Reading).
At the end of the session Alison will take some time to answer your questions! Click on the button below to submit your question for Alison.
This event is free, bookings are essential. After booking you will receive a ticket via email including a unique link to access this talk.
DRAMA WORKSHOPS: ROAD TRIP TALES FOR AGES 5+
If you took a trip around Australia, what sort of people do you think you would meet? Pack the car and embark on a theatrical odyssey across Australia!
Join us for an exclusive drama workshop before or after you see Are We There Yet? at The Joan.
Exploring the themes of the play, this fun-filled workshop will encourage participants to create their own stories about going on a journey and the people they meet along the way.
With guidance from Q Theatre’s professional teaching artists, participants will learn fundamental performance and improvisation skills, and maybe pick up some new friends along the way!
Please note, due to unforeseen circumstances these workshops have now been cancelled. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.
ALISON LESTER PRINTS FOR SALE
Make your trip to the theatre memorable by purchasing one of Alison Lester’s iconic Are We There Yet? prints from The Joan’s Box Office.
All prints are numbered out of 200 and come mounted and ready to frame.
These prints are now available to purchase from The Joan’s Box Office.
List of Prints Available and Prices
Please note, prices vary from $95 – $175 depending on the size of the prints.
|Size||Number of Prints Available and Price|
|A Pink Tapestry of Wildflowers||340mm x 70mm||2 available. $95 each.|
|The Shadowy Green Rainforest||340mm x 70mm||2 available. $95 each.|
|Across the Floodplains||340mm x 70mm||2 available. $95 each.|
|We Drove Down the Coast||340mm x 70mm||2 available. $95 each.|
|Mindil Beach||260mm x 160mm||2 available. $150 each.|
|St Kilda||260mm x 160mm||2 available. $150 each.|
|Tunnel Creek||260mm x 160mm||2 available. $150 each.|
|Uluru||260mm x 160mm||1 available. $150.|
|My Favourites Were the Tiny Blue Angels||260mm x 160mm||2 available. $150 each.|
|Uluru is the heart of Australia||260mm x 160mm||2 available. $150 each.|
|Beachcombing||260mm x 160mm||2 available. $150 each.|
|Cascading Fireworks Exploded Across the Sky||260mm x 160mm||3 available. $150 each.|
|The Twelve Apostles||260mm x 160mm||2 available. $150 each.|
|Are We There Yet?||300mm x 190mm||2 available. $175 each.|
QBD POP UP BOOK STORE
Our friends from QBD Books Penrith will be selling a number of Alison Lester book titles before and after the shows.
Drop by to enjoy a friendly chat with them while you browse their collection and stock up on your book collection!
Merchandise Stand, Level 1, The Joan
DOWNLOAD A COLOURING-IN SHEET
Colour your world with this Are We There Yet? colouring-in stencil, featuring the image from the cover of Alison Lester’s award-winning children’s picture book.
Simply download the sheet, print it out and then use a variety of different art and craft supplies such as glitter, coloured paper, pom poms, crayons, and pencils to decorate it!
SECURE YOUR TICKETS NOW
Tickets to Are We There Yet? are selling fast! Plan your day out with your friends and family and book your tickets now, to avoid the disappointment of missing out.
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Are We There Yet? and Alison Lester Prints: Illustrations by Alison Lester
Road Trip Tales: Photo by Christopher Hayles