Auto & General Theatre on the Square, Nelson Mandela Square
The Gruffalo at the Auto & General Theatre on the Square, Nelson Mandela Square from Tuesday, 11 April to Sunday, 7 May 2017.An adaptation of Julia Donaldson's popular modern classic book series for young people with Nombasa Ngoqo, Ayanda Nondlwana, Sisonke Yafele, Mandisi Heshu - directed by Tara Notcutt.
This West End smash hit combines songs, laughter and storytelling theatre with a wonderfully catchy score and original music and lyrics. The South African production will feature all the characters, songs and storyline from the original, with a uniquely local charm, energy and charisma. The picture book The Gruffalo, written by Julia Donaldson and illustrated by Axel Scheffler in 1999, is a worldwide phenomenon, having sold over 13 million copies in 75 editions worldwide. The stage production brings the Gruffalo characters to life while remaining true to the story.
Show times: Monday to Saturday at 11 am and 3pm.