When a lion is chased out of town, a little girl, Iris, helps him to find somewhere to hide. Iris embarks on a mission to squash her new friend into a variety of sneaky tight spots, as the misinformed town folk try and track him down. Helen Stephen’s magical book, How to Hide a Lion, comes to life with playful humour, dazzling puppets and jazz.
Pigtails Productions, Polka Theatre and Oxford Playhouse present How to Hide a Lion by Helen Stephens, Directed and Adapted by Peter Glanville and with music and songs by Barb Jungr.
Babes-in-arms go free.
Two performances at 13:30 and 16:00
Tickets: £13.50, £11.50 (under 10s)
Family and Friends (4 people) £46
"Comes to life with a roar." The Guardian
"Little gem of a production . . . enchanting mini musical." Children's Theatre Review
"Staying true to the terrific tale and delightful drawings, with an extra pawful of stagey sprinkles... this makes for a very classy production." Curious Mum