The Tiger Who Came to Tea

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Shows from:
Shows to:
Wed 5 April 2017
Fri 7 April 2017
Duration:
Approx 55 mins
Price:
£13.50
Venue:
Mercury Main Theatre

A musical play adapted and directed by David Wood based on the book by Judith Kerr.

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!

Following a smash-hit West End season, the tea-guzzling tiger is back on the road 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 the country’s leading writer and director 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.

Photography by Michael Jean-Marain

Booster Seats

Need a little lift to get the best view? Booster seats are available at the door to the theatre. Pick one up on your way in!

Babes in Arms

Due to fire safety regulations, we have a limited number of babes in arms tickets per performance. Please phone the Box Office to book your ticket.

LUNCH AT FOOD @ THE MERCURY

Food

Why not treat yourself to some lunch at Food @ the Mercury before your matinee performance?

Our lunch menu is available from 90 minutes before the performance start time and includes cooked dishes and sandwiches. We also offer a children’s menu and snacks menu. So that you can keep your options open, we won’t take your menu choice in advance, but we do recommend you book a table.

Click here to see our daytime dining options.

★★★★★

This Tiger is the cats meow

The Times

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