The Tiger Who Came to Tea
At the Albany Theatre, Coventry, from Friday 24 – Sunday 26 March 2023. Preview.
The doorbell rings just as Sophie and her mummy are sitting down to tea. Who could it possibly be? They certainly don’t expect to see a big furry, stripy tiger! This musical play by David Wood based on the best-selling children’s book by Judith Kerr is sure to enchant youngsters.
The Olivier Award nominated stage production of The Tiger Who Came to Tea has announced a major UK tour for 2023, commemorating the centenary year of its beloved author, the late Judith Kerr OBE. Hailed as Britain’s best-loved picture book, Judith Kerr’s timeless classic The Tiger Who Came to Tea is now entering its 55th year, selling over 5 million copies since it was first published in 1968.
New casting includes Millie Robins as ‘Sophie’, Katie Tripp as ‘Mummy’, Benjamin Stone as ‘Daddy’, ‘Milkman’, ‘Postman’ and ‘Tiger’, with understudies Jack Huckin and Tia Bunce.
Bringing the nation’s favourite tea-guzzling tiger to life on stage, this musical slice of teatime mayhem entertains with sing-a-long songs, oodles of magic and interactive fun. It’s the ideal introduction to live theatre for children aged three and above and the perfect treat for the whole family.
The Tiger Who Came to Tea, The Albany Theatre, Coventry, Fri 24 – Sun 26 March 2023. https://www.albanytheatre.co.uk/box-office Call 02476 998 964.