As the NSW Schoool Holidays get underway, have 2 double passes to giveaway to see The Gruffalo at the Seymour Centre in Chippendale. The passes are for the 2pm show on Wednesday, 2nd July. For information on how to win, read on!

Whether their favourite food is roasted fox, owl ice cream, scrambled snake or Gruffalo crumble, audiences eat up this delectable tale about the adventures of a clever little mouse in a forest full of predators, which returns to Sydney after sold out seasons in 2010 and 2011.

London’s Tall Stories Theatre Company have toured in Britain, Europe, America and beyond with their monster hit THE GRUFFALO and this “transformation of a well-loved story into an exuberant, funny show” (Time Out, London) has been an even bigger hit in Australia, with sold-out seasons and a prestigious 2009 Sydney Theatre Award for Best Production for Children. 

Adapted from the Gold Award-winning children's book, THE GRUFFALO follows Mouse into the deep dark wood on a lunchtime hunt for hazelnuts. Armed with just a nut map and a very vivid imagination, Mouse runs into the smirking, wheeler-dealer Fox; an eccentric, retired Woodland Air Force General Owl; and the maraca-shaking, party animal Snake. Rather than becoming the main course of their next meal, Mouse kills their appetites with stories of an imaginary monster friend. Little does this clever critter know but Mouse will have to escape the jaws of this faux protector as well. In a production that has become the toast of London’s West End, Tall Stories vibrantly reinvents this delightful tale through its signature style of bold, multifaceted storytelling.

To win a double pass to see this wonderful production, visit the official website at and find the answer to the following question:

"Name the cast members of this production of The Gruffalo"?

Send an email to [email protected] with the correct answer, and the first two correct answers received will each win one double pass for the 2pm show on July 2nd.


Venue: Everest Theatre, Seymour Centre, Chippendale
Date: 25 June – 5 July (during school holidays)
Performance times: Tues 25 June 11.30am & 1.30pm, then Tues, Thurs & Fri 10am & 12 noon, Wed & Sat 10am, 12noon & 2pm
Price: $26, Groups 6+ $21, special prices for education groups
Bookings: or 9351 7940

Venue: Glen Street Theatre, Belrose
Date: 9-13 September
Performance times: Wed – Fri 10.30am & 1pm, Sat 10am and 12 noon
A Q&A session will take place after the 1pm show on Thurs 11 Sept
Price: $20/ Group pass (2 adults and 3 children) $70
Bookings: 9975 1455