How to Hide a Lion for Toddlers

Helen Stephens' rip-roaring story about hiding a lion and finding a friend, adapted for toddlers.

12 Nov - 14 Feb

Adventure Theatre Ages
1 - 2

Based on the book by Helen Stephens 

When a lion is chased out of town, a young girl helps him find somewhere to hide. It’s not easy – lions are too big, too fluffy and too heavy

Join Iris on a mission to squeeze and squash her furry new friend into a variety of sneaky spots, as Helen Stephen’s magical book comes to life with playful humour, dazzling puppetry and original songs.

Adapted by Peter Glanville (the director behind the recent sell-out stage productions of The Paper Dolls and We’re Going on a Bear Hunt), with beautiful music by acclaimed singer-songwriter Barb Jungr.

Running Time: 30 minutes

Ticket Prices

Tickets £12.50 | Concessions £9

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Cast & Creative


Clare Rebekah Pointing
Phil Yarrow

Creative Team 

Peter Glanville Director and Adaptor
Barb Jungr Composer
Laura McEwen Set Designer
Samuel Wyer Puppet Designer
Will Evans Lighting Designer

Illustrations ©  Helen Stephens

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