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[West End, 2022]


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Family Fun Comes To The Belgrade Coventry This February Half Term With A PIRATE ADVENTURE and THE GRUFFALO'S CHILD

Join us at the Belgrade Coventry this February half term for some family fun! Don't miss 'A PIRATE ADVENTURE' on 9-10 February and 'THE GRUFFALO'S CHILD' on 16-18 February. Exciting shows for the whole family to enjoy!

Little Angel Theatre Reveals New Spring and Summer 2024 Season

Three brand new productions offer something for all age ranges at Little Angel Theatre. Learn more about the upcoming lineup here!

Cast Set For the UK Tour of ZOG AND THE FLYING DOCTORS With London Date Announced!

Zog and the Flying Doctors, based on the bestselling sequel by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler, will fly into London next summer, playing at Cadogan Hall from 1 – 31 August 2024. Find out who is starring in the cast here!

Rose Theatre Reveals 2024 Christmas Production ROBIN HOOD

Ahead of their production of Peter Pan opening next week, Rose Theatre has announced next year’s Christmas production as Robin Hood, written by 2023 Olivier Award winner Chris Bush and directed by Elin Schofield.

Photos: First Look at Touring Production of CHARLIE COOK'S FAVOURITE BOOK

See the new production shots from the musical adaptation of Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler's beloved children's book Charlie Cook’s Favourite Book, which is currently on at Little Angel Studios until 4 February 2024 (then touring to over 50 venues across the UK)!

Full Cast Set For THE SMARTEST GIANT IN TOWN at St. Martin's Theatre

Following the announcement earlier this year that Fierylight and Little Angel Theatre's musical adaptation of Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler's classic story, The Smartest Giant in Town will play on the West End this festive season, casting is now confirmed for this Christmas production. 

Stage Adaptation of THE BADDIES Premieres at The Royal Lyceum Theatre in October 2024

A brand-new stage adaptation of THE BADDIES, Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler’s smash-hit 2022 story, will have its world premiere at The Royal Lyceum Theatre next year, playing in Edinburgh from 4 – 20 October.

STICK MAN Will Spend Christmas In Northampton This Holiday Season

The venue has recently reopened following a brief temporary closure, after the discovery of RAAC concrete in the foyer. Based on the book by Julia Donaldson with illustrations by Axel Scheffler, Stick Man will play at Royal & Derngate from 7 – 31 December, with a press performance on Saturday 9 December. 

Rose Theatre Reveals Spring 2024 Season

Rose Theatre has announced their Spring 2024 season continuing their commitment to international collaboration and supporting artist development. Learn more about the upcoming show lineup here!

Photos: First Look at Tall Stories' GRUFFALO'S CHILD

All new production photos have been released from Tall Stories' production of Gruffalo’s Child, the enchanting adaptation of the picture book by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler have been released. Check out the photos here!

STRANGER SINGS, SHREK, MY LIFE IN MUSICALS, and More Set For the Belgrade Theatre Coventry's 2024 Season

The Belgrade Theatre Coventry has revealed details of what’s coming up in 2024. Learn more about the full upcoming season lineup here!

THE SMEDS AND THE SMOOS is Now Playing in Singapore

The Smeds and the Smoos is now playing in Singapore. Performances run through 24 September. Learn more about the show and how to get tickets here!

STICK MAN Returns to London Next Month

London's family festive fixture! Stick Man will leave the family tree this Autumn/Winter and return to its West End home for the twelfth year in a row.  Learn more about the show ehre!


Zog and his crew are flying back to the stage in 2024! Based on the bestselling sequel by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler, Zog and the Flying Doctors will once again tour the UK in 2024. Learn more about the full list of tour dates and find out how to see the show near you!

Riverside's Spot On Children's Festival Returns Beginning This Month

Riverside Theatres is set to once again become a hub for the best of children’s entertainment and activities this spring school holidays for the annual Spot On Children’s Festival, running over nine jam-packed days from 23rd September to 4th October.

The Lowry's Action-Packed Open Day 2023 Was A Hit For 5,000 Visitors

More than 5,000 visitors enjoyed The Lowry's annual Open Day on Sunday 6th August that this year featured almost 50 activities and events for visitors of all ages. 

Little Angel Theatre Reveals its Autumn/Winter Season Lineup

Little Angel Theatre has announced its Autumn /Winter Season which includes a major new adaptation of Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler’s Charlie Cook’s Favourite Book reuniting adaptors Barb Jungr and Samantha Lane (who also directs) following their celebrated collaboration on the Olivier-nominated The Smartest Giant in Town, also written by Julia Donaldson and illustrated by Axel Scheffler.

Photos: First Look at THE SMEDS AND THE SMOOS at the Lyric Theatre

Tall Stories presents their newest production, The Smeds and The Smoos, based on the award-winning book by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler, which flies into the West End this summer, following a UK tour.  Check out all new production photos here!

THE SMARTEST GIANT IN TOWN Will Come to The West End This Christmas

Fierylight and Little Angel Theatre have announced a new West End run for their musical adaptation of The Smartest Giant in Town, adapted from the classic story by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler. 

PETER PAN, A VIEW FROM THE BRIDGE, and More Set for Rose Theatre's Upcoming Season

Rose Theatre has announced its Autumn 2023 season. Learn more about the full lineup here!


Axel Scheffler has written 1 shows including Room on the Broom (Author).

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