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CDP presents TheaterWorksUSA’s production of

Dog Man the Musical

Adapted from the books by Dav Pilkey
Family Friendly Theatre
Dunstan Playhouse
10 shows


Reserves and Prices

With the head of a dog and the body of a policeman, Dog Man loves to fight crime and chew on the furniture.

But while trying his best to be a good boy, can he save the city from Flippy the cyborg fish and his army of Beasty Buildings? Can he catch Petey, the world’s most evil cat, who has cloned himself to exact revenge on the doggy do-gooder? And will George and Harold finish their show before lunchtime?

Find out in this epic musical adventure for ages 6+, featuring the hilarity and heart of Dav Pilkey’s beloved characters.

Adapted from the 'Dog Man' series of books by Dav Pilkey. Book and Lyrics by Kevin Del Aguila. Music by Brad Alexander. Directed by Jen Wineman.

You have to love a family show that makes adults laugh, too

— New York Times

This show is perfect for everyone.

— Newsday

Ages 6 and up

Creative Team

Book and Lyrics: Kevin Del Aguila 

Music: Brad Alexander 

Scenic Design: Tim Mackabee 

Costume Design: Heidi Hanson 

Sound Effects: Emma Wilk 

Orchestrations: Lloyd Kikoler 

Original Direction and Choreography: Jen Wineman 

Lighting Design: David Lander 

Resident Director: Jason Langley 

Musical Director (Australia): Bev Kennedy 


George: Nat Jobe 

Harold: Liam J. Kirkpatrick 

Dog Man: Josh Whitten 

Flippy: Nava Revalk 

Petey: Jack Dawson 

Lil Petey: Mackenzie Garcia 



Mon 22 Apr

Tue 23 Apr

Thu 25 Apr

Performance Location: Dunstan Playhouse

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By foot

From North Terrace, walk to Dunstan Playhouse via the laneway between the Intercontinental Hotel and Adelaide Railway Station. Or, cross the Riverbank Footbridge at Adelaide Oval, heading south. From King William Road, walk along the Walk of Fame to the Riverbank Footbridge.

By bike

The best routes for reaching Adelaide Festival Centre by bicycle include the Torrens Linear Park and cycle paths along all major arterial roads.

By car

A drop off area with two disability access parking spaces is available via Festival Drive. An accessible drop off for visitors with disability is available 45 minutes before performances at the Dunstan Playhouse and Space Theatre. Driving west on Festival Drive, pass the Festival Plaza car park entrance and stay left, driving through the EOS Hotel visitor drop off loop to arrive at the Adelaide Festival Centre access drop off.

The nearest car park is located behind Adelaide Convention Centre on Festival Drive - next to the Riverbank Footbridge. The eastern lift will take you to the promenade level where it's a short walk to the theatre entrance and Walk of Fame. 

Visit the Adelaide Convention Centre website for more information. 

By public transport

Accessible by many forms of public transport. Including trains, buses, the tram (stop at Railway Station) and a free bus service that operates on a loop throughout the city and North Adelaide with stops on the corner of King William Road and North Terrace.

Accessible Seating

Boxes 1 and 4 plus selected seats in row L have removable seats to accommodate patrons who wish to remain seated in their wheelchair or transfer to a theatre seat.


Accessible toilets are available at all Adelaide Festival Centre venues.

Assistance Animals

Every theatre and event/function area of Adelaide Festival Centre is assistance animal friendly. 

Audio Assistance

Festival Theatre and Dunstan Playhouse have hearing loop facilities, limited to particular seats in the venues.

Audience members who require hearing assistance are now able to enjoy the show via the Beyerdynamic Hearing System.

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