The Snail and the Whale

Join an adventurous young girl and her seafaring father as they reimagine the story of a tiny snail’s incredible trip around the world, inspired by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler’s much-loved picture book.

Longing to see the world, a tiny sea snail hitches a lift on the tail of a great big, grey-blue humpback whale. Together they go on an amazing journey, brought vividly to life through live music, storytelling and lots of laughs – but when the whale gets beached, how will the snail save him?

A heart-warming adventure for everyone aged four and up, from Tall Stories, the Olivier Award-nominated company that brought you ‘The Gruffalo’ and ‘Room on the Broom’ live on stage.

“Faultless family fare… One of the best examples of children’s theatre” ★★★★★ (WhatsOnStage).

“This production has real charm.” ★★★★★ (The Scotsman)

“An exquisite piece of theatre” (The Stage)

Production Company Tall Stories
Age Suitability4+
Performance Dates17 July-18 July
Pricing£17.50 / £8.75

Dates & Performances

Sat 17 Jul 1:30pm Book Now
Sat 17 Jul 2:30pm Book Now
Sun 18 Jul 11:00am Book Now
Sun 18 Jul 2:00pm Book Now