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

What does it take to make a modern nursery rhyme?

Tired of Twinkle Twinkle? Think Humpty Dumpty is just a bit too weird Musician Benny Time has just released a new album Beyond The Little Star: a kids' album with…
14 mins

Mad hatters and tea parties: the first Indigenous actor to play Alice in Wonderland

When you think of Alice in Wonderland, what do you imagine? Blonde, blue eyed girls drinking strange potions Producer Michael Sieders has brought an Australian-styled Alice to the stage, with…
6 mins

Welcome to Country: Finding strength through story-telling

Aunty Joy Murphy AO is a mother and grandmother, and the Senior Aboriginal Elder of the Wurundjeri People of Melbourne and surrounds. She teamed up with illustrator Lisa Kennedy to bring…
14 mins

What makes an engineer write a kids' book about haircuts?

It's pretty ordinary for a child to be afraid of the hairdresser. It's pretty extraordinary that your uncle would write a book to help you overcome that fear When Tom
9 mins

The best books to read your kids this Christmas!

Sally Zwartz is a children’s book advocate with a passion for finding the most entertaining and beautifully illustrated books for kids. She tells us her favourites for this Christmas holiday…
7 mins

The Beanies' Imagination Station is our podcast just for kids (and great for holidays!)

See the Beanies perform LIVE at the Kinderling House Party at City Recital Hall this July! The Beanies are a trio of performers who have created their award-winning 10-part podcast for children…
15 mins