The Gruffalo - Sensory-Friendly Performance
The Gruffalo -Tall Stories (United Kingdom) Join Mouse on a daring adventure through the deep, dark wood in Tall Stories’ magical, musical adaptation of the classic picturebook by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler. Searching for hazelnuts, Mouse meets the cunning Fox, the eccentric old Owl and the party mad Snake. Will the story of the terrifying Gruffalo save Mouse from ending up as dinner for these hungry woodland creatures? After all, there’s no such thing as a Gruffalo –is there? Running Time: 60 minutes Recommended Grade Level: Pre-K -2 A special sensory-friendly matinee for guests on the autism spectrum and their families, as well as those with sensory challenges or developmental disabilities. Children, families and school field trip groups requiring a sensory-friendly environment are most welcome. What makes a performance sensory-friendly? Lower sound levels, especially for startling or loud sounds Guests are free to talk, leave their seats and move freely during the performance House lights in the theater will be left on low throughout the performance Designated calming areas staffed by volunteer specialists in the theater lobby Judgment-free environment, welcoming to all For additional information about this performance, please contact Julie Wagner at 216-348-7909 or Julie.Wagner@playhousesquare.org.