possum magic - the musical

Based on the book written by Mem Fox illustrated by Julie Vivas developed by arrangement by Omnibus Books, South Australia.
Adapted for the stage by Garry Ginivan and John Watson original score and soundtrack by David Cocker

Synopsis, Settings & Musical Numbers

Find out what happens when Grandma Poss’s bush magic makes Hush invisible Read more

Creatives & Cast

From the original 1990 production onwards, the individuals who have contributed to the special “magic known as possum” now extends into the hundreds Read more


See what critics throughout Australia have had to say about the stage adaptation of this acclaimed
children’s classic Read more

Production History

The process of transforming a  perfectly structured and beautifully illustrated children’s picture book into a stage musical generated it’s own special magic Read more


Photos of the various productions of Possum Magic the musical See more.


Archival footage of the 25th anniversary 2008 national tour of Possum Magic the musical recorded in Caloundra, Queensland See more.


Sample the 2013 limited edition Studio Cast Recording CD of Possum Magic the musical  Hear more

Licensing Terms 

For those interested in details of Garry Ginivan Attractions licensing terms related to Possum Magic the musical and accessing the libretto and score  Read more