The Smeds and The Smoos

The Smeds and The Smoos

Main Space

Sat 21 October - Sun 22 October


A stellar new show based on the book by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler.

Soar into space with this exciting adaptation of the award-winning book by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler – also seen in the BBC TV animation on Christmas Day.

On a far-off planet, Smeds and Smoos can’t be friends. So when a young Smed and Smoo fall in love and zoom off into space together, how will their families get them back?

Music, laughs and interplanetary adventures for everyone aged 3 and up, from Tall Stories – the company that brought you The Gruffalo and Room on the Broom live on stage.


★★★★★ - One4Review

“Enchanting and incredibly engaging…a beautiful adaptation.” ★★★★★ -

“Catchy songs, good gags and interactive action.” ★★★★ - The Scotsman

“Perfect family viewing.” ★★★★★ -

“Their enthusiasm is infectious... tremendous fun.” ★★★★ - East Midlands Theatre

“A magical blend of catchy songs, adept storytelling and audience participation that youngsters lap up.” ★★★★ - East Midlands Theatre


The Smeds and The Smoos © Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler 2019, published by Scholastic


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