For seven years a certain boy wizard went to a certain Wizard School and conquered evil. This, however, is not his story. This is the story of the Puffs... who just happened to be there too. A tale for anyone who has never been destined to save the world.

Step into the whimsical world of "Puffs," a hilarious and heartwarming stage play parody that offers a fresh perspective on the wizarding universe. Written by Matt Cox, "Puffs" provides a comedic twist on the iconic story of the wizarding world, specifically focusing on the trials and tribulations of the often-overlooked Puffs house at a certain school of magic and magic.

Follow Wayne Hopkins, an ordinary boy with an extraordinary destiny, and the lovable misfits of the Puffs house as they embark on a series of adventures. From learning spells and encountering famous wizards to facing off against bullies, trolls, and even surviving encounters with the dark lord himself, the Puffs prove that underdogs can have their moment to shine.

Throughout the journey, familiar characters including, Professor McG, a Certain Potions Teacher, Mr. Voldy, and a popular student named Harry, make appearances. "Puffs" promises a fast-paced, entertaining experience for fans of magic and comedy alike. Whether you're a die-hard Potter fanatic or new to the wizarding world, this spellbinding production delivers laughter, camaraderie, and the enduring message that being yourself is the greatest magic of all.

Recommended for ages 10+. Audience Advisory: Adult themes of romance and innuendo.


Cast and backstage crew from Melbourne Girls Grammar Senior Years in association with Melbourne Grammar School.

Directed by Cherie Hozynka.

Original Music Composed by Brian Metolius.


Originally Produced Off Broadway by Tilted Windmills Theatricals

(John Arthur Pinckard / David Carpenter)

PUFFS was Developed in Part During a Residency with the University of Florida School of Theatre + Dance, Jerry Dickey, School Director

Originally Produced Off-Off Broadway by Stephen Stout and Colin Waitt


By Arrangement with ORiGiN™ Theatrical

On Behalf of Samuel French

A Concord Theatricals Company

Key Image: ORiGiN™

Melbourne Girls Grammar presents Puffs by Max Cox.

Event & ticketing details


Wheelchair Access

Performance Times

7pm, Thu 30 May
7pm, Fri 31 May
2.00pm, Sat 1 Jun
7pm, Sat 1 Jun


FULL $37.70

All bookings incur a $4.00 booking fee per transaction.

Content notes

This production contains the use of smoke, haze, strobe lighting, and adult content.

All warnings are subject to change. 

Event notes


105 minutes (no interval)


This production uses haze effects and strobe lighting.


All bookings incur a $4.00 booking fee per transaction.


Wheelchair access is available. Please make a wheelchair booking here. For more information, please see our Access page.