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  1. The Gruffalo, the Giant and the Mermaid with Julia Donaldson - Horsham

    Capitol Theatre, Horsham13:30 Thursday April 13th, 2023 to 14:30 Sunday April 16th, 2023

    Julia Donaldson and a cast of four return to the Capitol Theatre with a new show based on her much loved stories.

  2. The Singing Mermaid

    Polka Theatre15:30 Friday March 31st, 2023 to 16:30 Saturday April 8th, 2023

    The singing mermaid is tempted away to join a travelling circus, with the promise of a life of excitement (and her own swimming pool!). The audience loves her singing but she soon finds she has been tricked by the dastardly circus master. Will she ever escape? And who will help her along the way?

  3. The Everywhere Bear

    Polka Theatre09:30 Saturday May 27th, 2023 to 13:30 Sunday August 13th, 2023

    This captivating and beautiful story, from best-selling author Julia Donaldson and illustrator Rebecca Cobb, springs to life with rhyme, original music and delightfully expressive puppets in Polka's fun and exciting stage adaption.

  4. Tales from Acorn Wood Live

    VariousMonday October 24th, 2022 to Saturday April 15th, 2023

    Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler’s beloved Tales from Acorn Wood stories are brought to life on stage for the first time in an enchanting lift-the-flap experience.

  5. Zog

    VariousFriday February 10th, 2023 to 23:00 Saturday September 2nd, 2023

    The smash-hit stage adaptation from Freckle Productions (the team behind Zog and the Flying Doctors and Stick Man) is back and promises to be bigger, brighter and more roar-some than ever before!

  6. Book Signing with Julia Donaldson & Catherine Rayner - Steyning Bookshop

    The Steyning BookshopSaturday April 1st, 2023, 14:00 - 16:00

    Join Julia Donaldson and Catherine Rayner at The Steyning Bookshop for a special book-signing to celebrate the publication of The Bowerbird.

  7. Julia Donaldson and Friends - Hay Festival

    Hay FestivalSaturday May 27th, 2023, 09:00 - 10:00

    Celebrate the 30th year of A Squash and a Squeeze in a fun-packed hour of stories and songs.

  8. The Bowerbird and The Gruffalo

    Haslemere TheatreMonday May 29th, 2023, 10:00 - 14:30

    Join Julia Donaldson and Friends for a fun-packed hour of stories, songs and audience participation.

  9. The Gruffalo and Other Stories - Monmouth

    The Savoy TheatreThursday May 25th, 2023, 15:30 - 16:30

    Join Julia Donaldson and friends for a fun-packed hour of stories, songs and audience participation.

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