Mr Gum and the Dancing Bear - The Musical!
The National Theatre, London
Who likes bears? Everyone likes bears! Well, not quite everyone... Mr Gum is a complete horror who hates children, animals and fun of any kind – so when a big bear called Padlock strolls into town, trouble can’t be far off. Can nine-year-old Polly and her band of misfit friends help Padlock escape the villain’s evil clutches? Or will Mr Gum and his gruesome butcher sidekick prevail?
National Theatre - 2019
Nominated for an Olivier Award for Best Family Show 2020
Writer - Andy Stanton
Composer - James Fortune
Director - Amy Hodge
Designer - Georgia Lowe
Musical - Director Tarek Merchant