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The Tiger Who Came to Tea


The doorbell rings just as Sophie and her mummy are sitting down to tea. Who could it possibly be? What they certainly don't expect to see at the door is a big, stripy tiger!
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Overview


Genre: Kids/ family

Director:
David Wood

Author:

Judith Kerr

David Wood (Adapted)


Music:
Peter Pontzen

Running time: 0 hr 55 mins

Age suitability:
3+

Background


The Tiger Who Came to Tea is a short children's story, first published in 1968, written and illustrated by Judith Kerr.


The book concerns a girl called Sophie, her mother, and an anthropomorphised tiger who interrupts their afternoon tea.


A musical play adapted and directed by David Wood.


Direct from a smash-hit West End season.



Synopsis


The doorbell rings just as Sophie and her mummy are sitting down to tea.


Who could it possibly be?


What they certainly don't expect to see at the door is a big, stripy tiger!


The tea-guzzling tiger is back in this delightful family show; packed with oodles of magic, sing-a-long songs and clumsy chaos!


A stunning stage adaptation of the classic tale of teatime mayhem ... expect to be surprised!


David Wood OBE is undisputedly one of the country's leading writers and directors of plays and musicals for children.


His many successes include Fantastic Mr Fox, The Gingerbread Man, BFG, The Witches, Meg and Mog, Spot and Babe the Sheep Pig.


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5 Nether Street
Tally Ho Corner
North Finchley
London N12 0GA

Box office tel: 020 8369 5454

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Dates


Previews from: Tuesday 5 December 2017

Press night: -

Closes: Sunday 31 December 2017

Performance days & times


Evening:

Matinee:
Various - check schedule for details.

Tickets


Standard:

£15, £13, £9


Schools: £9


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Access information


BSL Interpreted Performances:

Tue 19 Dec, 1‑30pm & Thu 21 Dec, 2‑00pm


Relaxed Performances:

Thu 7 Dec, 10‑00am & Fri 29 Dec, 11‑00am


Cast


Abbey Norman - Sophie (UK and International Company)

Molly Waters - Sophie (UK Company)

Harry Howle - Daddy/ Tiger/ Milkman/ Postman (UK and International Company)

Alan Atkins - Daddy/ Milkman/ Postman/ Tiger (UK Company)

Ashley Tucker - Mummy (UK and International Company)

Stephanie Summers - Mummy (UK Company)

Jacob Jackson - Understudy/ Asm (UK and International Company)

Niall Rooney - Understudy/ Asm (UK Company)

Katie Arundell - Understudy/ Wardrobe Mistress (UK and International Company)

Sarah Horton - Understudy/ Wardrobe Mistress (UK Company)


Creatives


Director: David Wood
Designer: Susie Calcutt
Choreography: Emma Clayton
Lighting: Tony Simpson
Sound: Jon Fiber & Andy Shaw for Shock
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