HELLO AND WELCOME TO THE NATIONAL ARTS FESTIVAL
FOR CHILDREN AND YOUNG PEOPLE.

13 – 25 MARCH 2017

Our 2017 Festival features incredibly versatile artists that specialise in fun, colliding and energising art forms. Dance blends with live music and interactive storytelling; theatre becomes participatory; brass bands perform opera. We have artists from all over the world joining the very best of New Zealand children’s theatre to offer our young audiences truly surprising encounters. Expect the unexpected!
All Ages
Junior - ages 3-8
Senior - ages 8+

For schools

We offer a wide range of packages for Schools and early childhood centres, with assisted funding options and a free bus offer to get you and your class safely to and from the event.

For public

Our festival events are open to the public on weekends and some week evenings only. Check back here in November when bookings open to secure your ticket!

Public booking opens 21 November 2016