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6–7 December 2024

A mouse took a stroll through the deep, dark wood... After sell-out seasons across the world, including London’s West End & Broadway, The Gruffalo returns to Australia! Join Mouse on a daring adventure through the deep, dark wood in this 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? Songs, laughs and scary fun for children aged 3+ and their grown-ups… “Funny, charming and smart… brings the house down” – Sydney Morning Herald “Beg, borrow or steal tickets. Your kids will love you for it” – Stage Whispers

Show details:

Synopsis

6–7 December 2024

A mouse took a stroll through the deep, dark wood…

After sell-out seasons across the world, including London’s West End & Broadway, The Gruffalo returns to Australia!

Join Mouse on a daring adventure through the deep, dark wood in this 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?

Songs, laughs and scary fun for children aged 3+ and their grown-ups…

“Funny, charming and smart… brings the house down” – Sydney Morning Herald

“Beg, borrow or steal tickets. Your kids will love you for it” – Stage Whispers

Dates & Times

Friday 6 December 2024, 10am (School Performance), 1pm (School Performance)

Saturday 7 December 2024, 11am & 2pm

Details

PRESENTED BY:
Canberra Theatre Centre presents a CDP with Tall Stories Production

CATEGORY:
Family & Kids

DURATION:
Approximately 55 minutes, with no interval.

WARNINGS:
This performance contains strobe lighting and haze effects.

AGE SUITABILITY:
This performance is suitable for audiences aged 5+, or with parental discretion.

LATECOMERS:
For most performances, latecomers cannot be admitted until a break in the performance. Please allow plenty of time to cover traffic and parking delays.

VENUE:
Canberra Theatre
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