Arts & Entertainment

Part of the Kinderling Conversation for parents.

Express yourself! Kinderling Conversation covers children's art and entertainment in all its forms, from music to films and TV, books to poetry, exhibitions to theatre.

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Catch up on the latest Arts & Entertainment segments

Pat Hutchins

Author and illustrator, Pat Hutchins, is a well known staple in the bookshelves of many Australian families.  She’s written and illustrated books like Rosie’s Walk, The Very Worst Monster and…
7 mins

Celebrating Jim Henson with Muppets producer Martin Baker

As a producer at the Jim Henson company for over 20 years, Martin Baker has made some of our favourite film and TV memories, including The Muppets, Labyrinth and…
16 mins

Books to send your child to sleep

A list of books that might help your little one get to sleep sooner rather than later.  Time for Bed - Written by Mem Fox & Illustrated by Jane Dyer…
12 mins

Updating your icky lingo

The Listies are a comedy duo who make children laugh all around Australia. Now they’ve released a dictionary they’re calling the Ickypedia, full of all kinds of new words, quizzes…
8 mins

The fascinating life of Dr Seuss

Theodor Seuss Geisel, otherwise known as Dr Seuss, wrote and illustrated 44 children’s books in his lifetime, and sold 600 million copies. But he was an artist first, and he…
14 mins

Spot On Children’s Festival in Parramatta

The Spot On Children’s Festival is happening at the Riverside Theatre in Parramatta from September 29th until October 4 Listen in to get the full rundown of the program.  …
8 mins