RED RIDING HOOD AND THE WOLF
A Little Angel Theatre production
27 April – 16 July
By Jon Barton
Performance times vary – see Diary
Time for bed. Tuck yourself in. This is where Robyn’s story begins.
How can they expect her to sleep at a time like this?
She takes a book and starts to read. But she can’t relate to Red Riding Hood, sugar and spice and all things nice. There are two sides to every tale, and that is not how this one goes!
What if the Big Bad Wolf wasn’t big or bad at all? What if they got it wrong?
Robyn wants to tell you what really happened through a world of homemade make-believe.
And here is where our story starts.
A gentle wolf with a broken heart…
The Wolf is isn’t big or bad, in fact he’s rather shy.
He won’t gobble up your Grandma, he’s an all-round nice guy.
Enjoy a new spin on this classic story – about two misfits who just want to fit in.
Red Riding Hood and the Wolf is aimed at ages 5 to adult. It is less suitable for very young children because rather than telling the familiar story, the young heroine creates her own version, exploring ideas of friendship, acceptance and overcoming prejudice. There is some dark humour and the language and vocabulary are sophisticated throughout.
See the Age guidance page to choose shows by age range and read more about our age recommendations.
Relaxed Performance: Saturday 17 June, 4pm
What is a relaxed performance? Find out more HERE.
Call box office on 020 7226 1787 to make a school booking.
Tickets for school groups are £6 per person with one free adult for every 10 children (weekdays only).
£12.50 Full-price Adults
£10.50 Children (age 1 – 15) and Concessions
Friday Fives: all tickets £5 at 5pm on Fridays
Half-price preview weekend Sat 29 & Sun 30 April
£1.80 booking fee applies to all card transactions (no fee for members – click here for details)
Running Time: 1 hour approx.
Produced by Little Angel Theatre
Written by Jon Barton
Directed by Jimmy Grimes