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The Gruffalo

Join Mouse on an adventurous journey through the deep, dark wood in this magical, musical adaptation of the Blue Peter award-winning picture book by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler.


Mouse can scare hungry animals away with tall stories of the terrifying Gruffalo, but what happens when he comes face to face with the very creature he imagined? Songs, laughs and scary fun for children aged 3 and up, and their adults…


Important Dates & Timing

Opening Night: 20/12/2005

Closing Night: 07/01/2006

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Cast & Creative


Director - Olivia Jacobs

Producer - Tall Stories

Author - Adap

ABOUT Hampstead Theatre

Eton Avenue, Swiss Cottage, London NW3 3EU