Run Time: approx. 90 min. Ages: 6+ and their families
Audience Advisory: James’ parents are eaten by a rhinoceros (puppet) at the London Zoo at the beginning of this play. You may wish to discuss this with your children prior to attending the performance.
Words & Music by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul Book by Timothy Allen McDonald Based on the Book James and the Giant Peach by Roald Dahl
When James is shipped off to live with his wretched aunts he longs for a real family. All seems lost until he discovers a magical peach inhabited by fantastical creatures. Together with Grasshopper, Ladybug, Centipede, Spider and Earthworm, James embarks on an extraordinary adventure. A heartwarming musical that celebrates what it means to find a home.
Themes: Friendship, Adventure, Resilience, Home.