informative, beautiful
and first rate
in all respects.”

Ginny Garrett
Houston Symphony

“It was so good I
nearly fell off my

Joshua, age 9
Toronto ON

“…left our
capacity audience
enthralled to the
highest level!”

Paul Ferrington
Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra

professionally run…
a favorite of
our audiences.”

William Eddins
Edmonton Symphony Orchestra

Where classical music is always the main character

After 25 years of working with orchestras and chamber groups, Platypus Theatre is the leader in offering high quality, fully produced concerts for any family or education series. Music and storylines are woven together with mesmerizing performances, colorful masks and costumes that draw the audience in and create an engaging musical experience for all.

25th Anniversary Season

Platypus Theatre isn’t just keeping up momentum, we’re surging forward and accelerating into the next 25 years. To do this, we are changing things up a bit.

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Latest News

This year marks Platypus Theatre’s 25th anniversary and to commemorate this momentous occasion we’ve undergone a major makeover, starting with our website! 

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Jump Into the Pond

Dive into a conversation with us and orchestras from around the globe about the challenges, successes and trends in youth programming. Coming soon! 


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