Curious Legends has a range of theatre making & performance workshops available for schools, libraries, festivals, community centres – anywhere and everywhere there are people! Our workshops range from one-off affairs created for specific audiences, to community engagement projects and professional development workshops for artists.

We draw on a range of wonderful artists both across Australia and Overseas. This includes Mitchell Reese (Newcastle), Jayadi Paembonan (Indonesia), Shani Moffat (Germany), Heidi Weatherald (Melbourne), and many others. Our workshops regularly take us throughout Australia as well as Internationally.


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Stupendous ShadowsLearning to make shadow puppets sparks wonder with our suite of designs including beautiful indigenous artworks by Aunty Debbie Dates. Our large outdoor screens are always a hit as participants can put their puppets into action straight away and experiment with shadows and light.

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Flight PathA puppetry workshop to create all manner of creatures who can fly! An engaging activity in both puppetry construction and performance, with an energetic outlook and a wide creative scope. Can be easily adapted to be suitable for all age groups.

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Magical MasksCreate unique masks to transform and delight! We will guide you through the ancient artform of mask making, which can be easily adapted in levels of complexity to include all different age groups. All participants will take home their very own creation to enjoy at home.

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Out of the BoxInitially delivered as a mega workshop series for kids in lockdown, we now offer these both online and in person. We dove into props making from recycled materials, physical theatre training, experimenting with audio and video technology and a whole lot more over this four month long creative learning series.

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Custom WorkshopsDrawing on our team of talented artists, we create workshops in dance, physical theatre, puppetry, scene and props making, robotics, sound design and light art. We have a tonne of inhouse experience at the ready. Got a great idea? Send us an email with what inspires you and let’s make dreams come true.

'Imaginary Creatures' Workshop at Artplay
'Jungle Bird Puppets' Workshop at Yayasan Permakultur Kalimantan with Jayadi Paembonan, Shani Moffat, and Martina Moutzouris
Curious Workshop
'Treasure Trove' Workshop with Mitchell Reese at Artplay
Fish Puppets
Puppet Rehearsals
'Penjelajahan Orang Utan Performance' Workshop in Banturung Village with Muhammad Syaifullah & Susva Amiyana
'Into the Story' Workshop with Mitchell Reese at Artplay
'Fish Puppets' Workshop at Yayasan Permakultur Kalimantan with Mitchell Reese & Frederika Paembonan
Mitchell, Shani, and Angela in rehearsals with our crew
'Into the Story' Workshop with Mitchell Reese at Artplay
'Into the Story' Workshop with Mitchell Reese at Artplay
A Young Pilot
Taking Flight with Heidi
Mask workshop Freiburg