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One of the most well loved picture books of modern times has been adapted for the stage and is coming to Northampton's Royal & Derngate.

Wednesday, 19th October 2016, 6:00 am
Updated Tuesday, 25th October 2016, 7:27 pm
The Gruffalo's Child

The Gruffalo’s Child can be seen from Monday to Saturday, October 24 to 29. It sees the retun of Tall Stories Theatre Company who produced The Gruffalo.

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?

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Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler’s award-winning and captivating sequel is lovingly brought to life in a magical show perfect for ages three and above.

Julia Donaldson is one of the most popular writers of children’s books today.

Her titles include The Gruffalo, The Gruffalo’s Child and Room on the Broom.

This adaptation comes complete with musical score with original songs and is a perfect treat for the half term.

It comes to the venue as part of a UK wide tour.

Performances are at 4pm on Monday and Wednesday, and at 11am and 2pm on Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday. Tickets are available from £13.50 and can be booked by calling the box office on 01604 624811 or by visiting the website at www.royalandderngate.co.uk.