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George’s Marvellous Medicine

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About the Show Less...

Roald Dahl's amazing story about a young boy who makes a marvellous new medicine with amaznig and surprising side effects. Read More >

George’s Marvellous Medicine is Roald Dahl’s amazing story about a young boy who makes a marvellous new medicine to cure his grandmother of her terrifying temper. But when his grandmother drinks his special new potion, the most incredible things start to happen… George’s adventure has just begun!

Birmingham Stage Company’s production of Dahl’s hugely popular 1981 story, adapted by David Wood, comes to London following a UK tour.

George’s Marvellous Medicine is suitable for ages 4+


Important Dates & Timing

Opening Night: 14/12/2010

Closing Night: 22/01/2011

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Cast & Creative


Clark Devlin, Erika Poole, Alison Fitzjohn, Jason O'Brien, Colin Campbell


Director - Phil Clark

Producer - Birmingham Stage Company

Designer - Jackie Trousdale

Lighting Designer - Jason Tayloe

Sound - Tom Lishman

Author - Roald Dahl

Music By - Matthew Scott

About Bloomsbury Theatre

15 Gordon Street, London WC1H 0AH

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