Cnr Rivonia Road and Central Sandton
5th St, Sandton, 2031
The Gruffalo Staged in Johannesburg
Live Children’s Theatre
DATES: 11 April – 7 May
TIMES: 11am and 3pm (most days)
VENUE: Auto & General Theatre on the Square in Sandton, Johannesburg.
COST: R75-R85 per ticket (concessions apply)
BOOK VIA: www.gruffalolive.co.za
CONTACT: 046 603 1103 / 1163 / 1186
The South African version of Tall Stories’ UK West End hit, The Gruffalo, opens on Tuesday 11 April at Auto & General Theatre on the Square in Sandton, Johannesburg.
The Gruffalo is in town until 7 May with two shows most days (11am and 3pm). Bookings can be made online at www.gruffalolive.co.za or by calling 046 603 1103 / 1163 / 1186. Tickets cost R85 for adults and R75 for children and pensioners. School or group bookings of more than 30 tickets, receive a special price of just R65 per ticket.
Ayanda Nondlwana, Nombasa Ngoqo, Sisonke Yafele and Mandisi Heshu are directed by Tara Notcutt in a production ideal for children between the ages of 3 and 10 years and their grown-up.
For a special treat, bring the family to join Mouse on a daring adventure through the deep, dark wood in the magical, musical adaptation of the classic picture book by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler. Tickets to all shows Tuesdays are “Two-for-the-price-of-one” and are likely to be snapped up. For more info and to book, visit www.gruffalolive.co.za and like our Facebook page www.facebook.com/gruffalolive/
The picture book The Gruffalo, written by Julia Donaldson and illustrated by Axel Scheffler in 1999, is a worldwide phenomenon, having sold over 13 million copies in 75 editions worldwide. The stage production brings the Gruffalo characters to life while remaining true to the story.