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Discover How to Hide a Lion at Stantonbury Theatre

Date Posted:31/10/2018

Stantonburt TheatreThis delightful production of How to Hide a Lion, based on the magical book by Helen Stephens, roars into Stantonbury Theatre on Tuesday 13 November.
When a lion is chased out of town, a little girl, Iris, helps him to find somewhere to hide.

Iris embarks on a mission to squash her new friend into a variety of sneaky tight spots, as the misinformed town folk try and track him down
Ideal for smaller children and school parties this adaptation brings the book to life with playful humour, dazzling puppets and jazz!

It comes to Stantonbury on its first UK tour from Pigtails Productions, Polka Theatre and Oxford Playhouse.  Directed by Peter Glanville with music and songs by Barb Jungr.

"Comes to life with a roar."
The Guardian

"Little gem of a production . . . enchanting mini musical."
Children's Theatre Review

"Staying true to the terrific tale and delightful drawings, with an extra pawful of stagey sprinkles... this makes for a very classy production."
Curious Mum

"How To Hide A Lion is an absolute delight and I highly recommend that young people, and all those of you who are young at heart, should catch this show"

Tickets £13. Concessions £11. Schools £8. Suitable for ages 3 -6 years. Purchase on-line from