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Very Thirsty Giraffe, The

This show has now closed, please visit our London Shows page for a full list of current productions.

About the Show Less...

When water starts to disappear, Giraffe and friends set of to find it. Read More >

Water is a precious commodity in the African Savannah, so when it starts to disappear, Giraffe and friends set of to the colourful city to find it.

The tale is told using Peter O’Rourke’s puppets, which are hand carved from recycled materials.

The Very Thirsty Giraffe is suitable for children aged between two and five-years-old and their families. Babies and children under the age of two will not be admitted into the auditorium.


Important Dates & Timing

Opening Night: 06/05/2006

Closing Night: 02/07/2006

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Cast & Creative


Director - Marleen Vermeulen

Designer - Peter O'Rourke

Author - Devised by the company

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