Tiddler and Other Terrific Tales

@ Tyne Theatre & Opera House

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20 April 2018 - 21 April 2018

1.30pm & 4.30pm Fri, 10.30am & 1.30pm Sat

Tickets are priced £14.50 adults, £12 children, £40 family (2 adults, 2 children or 1 adult, 3 children) Groups 10+ get 1 free

 Under the sea, out on the farm and into the jungle, these terrific tales are woven together with live music, puppetry and a whole host of colourful characters from Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler’s best-loved titles: Tiddler, Monkey Puzzle, The Smartest Giant in Town and A Squash and a Squeeze.  Funky moves, toe tapping tunes and giggles are guaranteed!

Is Tiddler telling the truth?
Will Monkey find his Mummy?
Will George The Giant make lots of friends?
Can the old lady really squash and squeeze all those animals in?

This delightful production is brought to you by the team behind Stick Man Live, adapted from the bestselling books by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler, creators of The Gruffalo.

Suitable for all ages!

★★★★ ‘A delight from start to finish. A room of children laughing hysterically, all totally mesmerised by the action.’ Time Out

★★★★★ ‘An hour-long feast of storytelling that thrills children and parents alike. A masterpiece’ Broadway Baby

‘TO CALL THIS SHOW LIVELY WOULD BE A WHOPPING UNDERSTATEMENT. Packed with gleeful songs and jolly good fun.’ The Guardian

Stitches together Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler’s beloved adventures with wit, innovation and endearing silliness. Children’s shows make me smile, this one made me continually grin. A children’s treat that adults too can guiltlessly enjoy. It may only be a tiddler, but this show has a big heart and is brimming with inventiveness.’ A Younger Theatre

★★★★ ‘Mesmerising’ FEST

★★★★ ‘Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler’s tales are lovingly brought to life.  A perfect children’s show’ The British Theatre Guide

Please note the show is 1 hour long with no interval

Venue
Tyne Theatre & Opera House
117 Westgate Road
Newcastle upon Tyne
NE1 4AG

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