Holiday Programs

Carp’s School Holiday performances provide 45 minutes of high-energy, interactive fun for all children from 3 to 12 – and their parents!


* The Teddy Bears’ Picnic
* Your Favourite Fairytale!
* The 2017 Book Week Show!
* Where’s Your Roar, Dinosaur?
* Mighty Mini Beasts!
* Aussie Animals!
* Heroes and Villains!
* The Great Toy Contest
* The Circus Under the Sea!
* Dreadful Dragons!
* The Runaway Christmas Tree!



The charge for a show for Libraries or School Holiday Programs is a flat rate of just $390 plus GST.

To confirm rates for festivals and special events, please contact us to discuss.

* A travel fee may also apply.

* Recommended maximum students per show is 130.

* Please Note:  A fee applies to any performance cancelled prior to the date the performance is booked.  For cancellations within 30 days prior to the performance the fee is 25% of the cost of the show.  Any cancellation within seven (7) days prior to the performance will incur a fee of 50% of the cost of the show.  A late fee will also apply for payment more than 14 days after the due date as per the invoice.


Each performance runs for 40-45 minutes, and is engaging, exciting and highly interactive. The shows are suitable for libraries, school holiday programs, festivals and special events.

All our shows – apart from Book Week (from August) and Christmas (from November) are available throughout the year.


Contact us to find out more, or to book a show!

“Kids like really funny things and their shows are really funny” Marlo, 5 years old.

“Carp are consistently brilliant. Their shows are entertaining and engaging. Each performance is highly engaging and interactive and very relevant to children’s interests” – Sue Sargeant – Boroondara Libraries

“I just wanted to say thanks for yesterday. I received emails from teachers at both St Anthony’s and Spring Parks Primary saying what a wonderful show it was and how both students and staff had a really great time”Stephen Spillard, Children’s and Youth Services Librarian, Greater Dandenong Libraries