Emmie Newitt

THE GRUFFALO returns to the West End for a limited summer run

The magical, musical adaptation of the classic picture book celebrates 25 years since it was first published.

gruffalo west end castGruffalo cast L-R David Scotland, Elouise Warboys, Kemi Clarke, Cameron Baker-Stewart

The Gruffalo returns to the West End this summer for a strictly limited run from 17 July - 8 September at the Lyric Theatre.

Presented by Tall Stories, audiences are invited to join Mouse on a daring adventure through the deep, dark wood. The classic picture book by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler is presented by the internationally acclaimed company and has been touring successfully around the world ever since.

Casting for The Gruffalo at the Lyric Theatre this summer includes David Scotland as The Gruffalo, Elouise Warboys as Mouse, Kemi Clake as Fox, Owl, Snake and Cameron Baker-Stewart as the Understudy.

Performances of The Gruffalo will take place at 10.30, 11am, 2pm and 4.30pm during its run and will not impact Hadestown which is still at the Lyric Theatre until 5 January 2025. 

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Jam-packed with songs, laughs and monstrous fun for children aged 3 and up and their grown-ups - The Gruffalo is the perfect show to enjoy over the summer.