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The Gruffalo’s Child


Riverside Theatre


23 October - 27 October 2018

Event Type

Live Event

Riverside and CDP Kids presents Tall Stories’ magical musical adaptation of
Based on the award-winning picture book by Julia Donaldson & Axel Scheffler
Published by Macmillan children’s books

The Gruffalo said that no gruffalo should
Ever set foot in the deep dark wood…

If you loved The Gruffalo, don’t miss the sequel – The Gruffalo’s Child, based on the best-selling book by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler.

One wild and windy night the Gruffalo’s child ignores her father’s warning and tiptoes out into the snow. After all, the Big Bad Mouse doesn’t really exist, does he?

Songs, laughs and scary fun for the young and young at heart.

“Smiles all round… can’t fail to please.” – Courier Mail
“Winningly played.” – Sydney Morning Herald

Suitable for: Ages 3 and up, and their adults

Dates & Times:
Tuesday 23 October 2018 at 10:30am & 12:30pm
Wednesday 24 October 2018 at 10:30am & 12:30pm
Thursday 25 October 2018 at 10:30am & 12:30pm
Friday 26 October 2018 at 10:30am & 12:30pm
Saturday 27 October 2018 at 10:30am & 12:30pm

Adapted for the stage by London’s Award Winning Tall Stories Theatre Company (the team behind The Gruffalo), and produced in Australia and New Zealand by CDP.

Photo : UK Cast © Tall Stories.

Suitable for Years K – 2


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Interactive Performance:
High levels of audience interaction creating a less formal environment and requiring less ‘passive’ attention by audience members.

Visual Cues:
This production has strong visual cues giving students a different reference point for comprehension of the narrative or subject matter.

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Ticket Options

Adult $35
Concession $30
Student/ Teacher $22
Transaction fees apply
Phone $4.60
Web $3.60
Counter $2.60
School Bookings $3.30

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55 minutes (No interval)

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