The Gruffalo's Child

Garrick Theatre

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Garrick Theatre

Charing Cross Road
St James
0845 4349290


Discover an enchanting stage adaptation of the award-winning children’s book, The Gruffalo’s Child, at the Garrick Theatre.

Follow the Gruffalo’s Child on her daring adventure through the deep dark wood, as she encounters mysterious creatures on an extraordinary adventure.

What is The Gruffalo's Child about?

Be charmed by the magical Tall Stories’ adaptation of Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler’s classic picture book, The Gruffalo's Child, arriving in London’s West End for songs, laughter and monstrous fun.

Join the Gruffalo’s Child on a wild and windy night when she ignores her father’s warnings about the Big Bad Mouse and tiptoes out into the misty wood. As she follows the snowy tracks, the Gruffalo’s Child encounters mysterious creatures and discovers if the Big Bad Mouse really does exist after all.

Come along on a captivating adventure, enjoying whimsical original music and a cast of familiar characters, for an evening of fun for the whole family.

How can I get tickets for The Gruffalo's Child in the West End?

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How long is the show?

The running time for The Gruffalo’s Child is 55 minutes long, with no interval.

Where is the show playing?

The show is performing at Garrick Theatre, close to Leicester Square Tube station.

How to get there:

  • Underground - The nearest tube stations are Leicester Square (Northern and Piccadilly lines) and Charing Cross (Northern and Bakerloo lines)
  • Bus - You can catch the following buses which stop nearby: 3, 6, 9, 12, 13, 15, 24, 29, and 30
  • Car - The nearest car parking spot is Q-Park UK off Newport Place

What days and times are the performances?

Performances of the family-friendly play The Gruffalo's Child take place on Wednesdays to Sundays at 10.30am, 11am, 1pm, 2pm and 4.30pm- although times may vary. 

What age is the show suitable for?

The show is recommended for anyone aged three and over. Children under 18 months old are allowed to sit on an adult’s lap for this show and are required to purchase a free ‘babies in arms’ ticket.

What other shows can I see in London?

Follow the heart-warming tale of Simba with The Lion King London at the Lyceum Theatre, or join the adventures of Anna and Elsa at the Theatre Royal Drury Lane in the magical adaptation of the Disney film Frozen the musical.


Adult Ticket From £11.90 per ticket