The Tiger Who Came to Tea Production Shot

The Tiger Who Came To Tea

Live at
Edinburgh Playhouse
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Thu 20 Oct - Sat 22 Oct 2022
  Tickets available from £14.50
subject to a transaction fee of £1.95
Family
0 hours 55 minutes
with no interval
The doorbell rings just as Sophie and her mummy are sitting down to tea. Who could it possibly be? What they certainly don’t expect to see at the door is a big, stripy tiger!
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Edinburgh Playhouse

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Thu 20 Oct - Sat 22 Oct 2022
18-22 Greenside Place, Edinburgh EH1 3AA, UK
0 hours 55 minutes with no interval
Thu and Fri at 13:30
Fri and Sat at 10:30
Age guidance 3+ (babes in arms allowed, babies under 18 months sitting on adult's lap do not need a ticket)
For group bookings of 10 or more:

A musical play adapted and directed by David Wood, based on the book by Judith Kerr direct from a smash-hit West End season.

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Following a smash-hit West End season, the tea-guzzling tiger is back on the road in this delightful family show; packed with oodles of magic, sing-a-long songs and clumsy chaos! A stunning stage adaptation of the classic tale of teatime mayhem . . . expect to be surprised!

David Wood OBE is undisputedly the country’s leading writer and director of plays and musicals for children. His many successes include The Gingerbread Man, BFG, The Witches, Meg and Mog, Spot and Babe the Sheep Pig.

What the critics say

Delightful
- Whatsonstage.com
A rare and grrreat achievement
- Mail on Sunday
This Tiger is the cat’s meow
- The Times
All the fun of the fur
- Daily Express
Perfectly pitched
- Daily Telegraph

Edinburgh Playhouse

18-22 Greenside Place, Edinburgh EH1 3AA, UK
Edinburgh Waverley Station
The Box Office will open 90 minutes prior to the performance start time and only on show days.
The theatre bars are located on the stalls, mezzanine, circle and balcony levels offering a wide selection of wines, spirits, beers and soft drinks. Why not be added to the Managers Guest List and reserve a table for you and your party in our luxurious new bar The Boards. Contact the venue direct to book your table 0131 524 3372.
Select one of our bespoke packages, or we can tailor individual events to your requirements. Please note the Greenside Lane Bistro is located 25 steps up from street level and the Ambassador Lounge is located 33 steps up from street level.
There is no cloakroom available at this venue.

Edinburgh Playhouse started life as a large, single screen cinema in 1929. In 1980, the building was sold again and reopened as a fully functional theatre. Since then, the Playhouse has been host to some of the world's biggest musicals, including Les Misérables and Mamma Mia.

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Watch the trailer

Edinburgh Playhouse

change
Thu 20 Oct - Sat 22 Oct 2022
18-22 Greenside Place, Edinburgh EH1 3AA, UK
0 hours 55 minutes with no interval
Thu and Fri at 13:30
Fri and Sat at 10:30
Age guidance 3+ (babes in arms allowed, babies under 18 months sitting on adult's lap do not need a ticket)
For group bookings of 10 or more: