The Tiger Who Came To Tea at the Lyric Theatre
Lyric Theatre, 29 Shaftesbury Avenue, London, W1D 7ES

ABOUT The Tiger Who Came To Tea

Based on the award winning picture book by Judith Kerr, The Tiger Who Came to Tea at the Lyric Theatre is a lovely family show, adapted by David Wood.

Based on the much-loved book  with words and illustrated by Judith Kerr, The Tiger Who Came To Tea returns to the West End this summer.

Adapted for the stage with songs and lyrics by the UK’s leading children’s theatre writer David Wood OBE, this musical treat is a delight for kids of all ages.

The hilarious tale of a tea-guzzling tiger who drops in for tea contains lots of surprises for the whole family.


David Wood is the acclaimed children’s theatre writer and director. His many successes include Shaun the Sheep, Fantastic Mr Fox, The Gingerbread Man, BFG, The Witches, Meg and Mog Spot and Babe the Sheep Pig.


★★★★★ “Delightful”
★★★★ “A rare and grrreat achievement” Mail On Sunday
★★★★ “Roar talent…Old fashioned values shine in this children’s classic” Sunday Telegraph
★★★★ “An invitingly jolly, consistently inventive treat… This Tiger is the cat’s meow” The Times
★★★★ “It is perfect entertainment for pre-school children” Daily Express
★★★★ “A delight from start to finish” Time Out


Running Time: 55 minutes; Age Restrictions: Suitable for ages 3 and over.