Based on the bestselling book by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler

George wishes he wasn’t the scruffiest giant in town. So when he sees a new shop selling giant-sized clothes, he decides it’s time for a new look: smart trousers, smart shirt, stripy tie, shiny shoes. Now he’s the smartest giant in town… until he bumps into some animals who desperately need his help – and his clothes!

This heart-warming tale about friendship and helping those in need is brought to life in a musical, puppet-filled adventure, following on from Little Angel Theatre’s bestselling adaptations of Julia Donaldson’s picture books including The Singing Mermaid and The Everywhere Bear.

The Smartest Giant in Town © Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler 2002 – Macmillan Children’s Books

Dates & Times

Last session: Sun 22 Jan 2023 at 4:00 PM - This event has now passed
Derby Hall @ The Met
From £14 (inc fees)

Duration 50 minutes, no interval.

Recommended for ages 3-8 years

Covid Safety at The Met

This will be a full-capacity event with a non-socially distanced audience; we will however still be utilising many Covid safety measures for your safety and the safety of our staff.

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“A joy”

London Evening Standard

“A delightful 45-minute musical”

Reviews Hub

“Absolutely lovely”

Time Out

The Smartest Giant in Town

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