Extra Tour Dates Announced for Mr. Men and Little Miss On Stage

Mr. Men and Little Miss On Stage Cast
Mr. Men and Little Miss On Stage Cast

Selladoor Family and Rockefeller Productions announce that the hugely popular UK tour of Mr. Men and Little Miss On Stage, having opened at Edinburgh Festival in the Summer is to extend into 2020.  The stage adaptation of Roger Hargreaves much loved children’s book series will visit a further 18 venues across the UK.

For almost 50 years, Mr. Men and Little Misses have brought joy to millions of children all over the world through self-expression, colour, simplicity and humour. Featuring Mr. Bump, Little Miss Sunshine, Mr. Tickle, Little Miss Inventor and many more, the stage show will bring the stories to life in a series of hilarious and colourful in this beautifully crafted and hilarious live stage show!

Cast includes Richard Lounds, Ashton Owen, Emily Vinnicombe and Em Watkins who between them play 16 of your favourite Mr. Men and Little Miss characters as Happyland bursts to life in a series of hilarious and colourful stories told through music and puppets designed and created by Paul Jomain.

Paul Jomain has worked extensively in puppet making for both television, film and theatre on projects for the Jim Henson company, The Hoobs, The Hitchhikers Guide To The Galaxy, Bunnytown,  The Muppets, Avenue Q, ‘Monkey’ for the PG Tips commercials and a series of theatre shows for Peppa Pig to name but a few.  He’s currently working on a new pre-school children’s TV show called Monty & Co.

Paul says “Making the Mr. Men and Little Miss puppets was really special for me.  I remember the Mr. Men from my childhood and it was lovely to have the opportunity to create them for this show.  If you ask me for a favourite it would have to be Mr. Funny.”

The show comes from two of the country’s leading family theatre producers: Selladoor Family whose recent tours include Madagascar the Musical, Guess How Much I Love You, James and the Giant Peach and Seussical and New York based Rockefeller Productions, the creators of The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show and Elmer the Patchwork Elephant Show.

A firm family favourite since the books were first published in 1971 Mr. Men & Little Miss On Stage is written by James Corrigan, designed by Susannah Henry with directed by Christa Harris with Puppet direction from Nigel Plaskitt.

A perfect show for the whole family, book now at www.Mrmenshow.com

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