Family

The Snail and The Whale 2018

Friday 17th August, and Saturday 18th August 2018

17th August - 1pm and 3pm
18th August - 10.30am and 1.30pm

All tickets £13.50, no concessions, no family ticket.  Price includes a booking fee


Join a tiny snail on her trip round the world in Tall Stories’ magical, musical production inspired by the fantastic bestselling picture book by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler.

Longing to see the world, a tiny snail hitches a lift on the tail of a humpback whale. Together they go on an amazing adventure - but when the whale gets beached, how will the snail save him? Follow the tiny snail’s exciting journey, as seen through the eyes of an adventurous young girl and her seafaring father...

Storytelling, live music and lots of laughs for everyone aged 4 and up, from the Olivier Award-nominated company that brought you ‘The Gruffalo’ and ‘Room on the Broom’ live on stage.

“There’s real charm in this production.” ★★★★★ The Scotsman
“Faultless family fare” ★★★★★ WhatsOnStage

“Joyous in every way… a textbook example of how to do theatre for children right’ ★★★★★ Broadway Baby

“Captivating, inventive storytelling along with beautiful live music’ ★★★★★ Edinburgh Festivals for Kids

Age Group: 4+
Running Time: 55 minutes, no interval.

When & Where

Gatehouse.
Enough tickets
Friday, 17 August
13:00
Gatehouse.
Plenty of tickets
Friday, 17 August
15:00
Gatehouse.
Plenty of tickets
Saturday, 18 August
10:30
Gatehouse.
Enough tickets
Saturday, 18 August
13:30