The Gruffalo

Songs, laughs and scary fun for children aged 3+ and their grown-ups! Join Mouse on a daring adventure through the deep dark wood in search of hazelnuts.
The Gruffalo

Image: Tall Stories Theatre


Genre: Kids/ family
Venue: Queen's Theatre (Hornchurch)
Started: Wednesday 9 August 2017
Closed: Saturday 12 August 2017
Running time:0 hr 45 mins
Age suitability: 3+


Join Mouse on a daring adventure through the deep, dark wood in Tall Stories’ magical, musical adaptation of the classic picture book by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler.

Searching for hazelnuts, Mouse meets the cunning Fox, the eccentric old Owl and the party mad Snake.

Will the story of the terrifying Gruffalo save Mouse from ending up as dinner for these hungry woodland creatures?

After all, there’s no such thing as a Gruffalo - is there?


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Billet Lane
Hornchurch RM11 1QT

Box office tel: 01708 443333

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Previews from:Wednesday 9 August 2017

Closes:Saturday 12 August 2017

Performance days & times



Wednesday - 2-00pm

Thursday - 2-00pm

Friday - 11-00am, 2-00pm

Saturday - 11-00am, 2-00pm



Access information

Thurs 10 Aug ‑ 11am relaxed performance


Steve McCourt - The Gruffalo

Charlie Guest - The Predators

Ellie Bell - The Mouse

Alastair Chisholm - Understudy ASM


Author: Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler
Composer: Yvonne Stone
Director: Olivia Jacobs
Designer: Isla Shaw
Lighting: James Whiteside
Sound: Jollygoodtunes
Production: Tall Stories Theatre Company

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