Grug

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Windmill Theatre from Australia introduce kids to the lovable character of Grug, a small stripy haystack with feet and a nose. Ages 3–6.

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Ted Prior's hugely popular character is brought to life for this magical stage production for our very young theatre lovers!

Grug began his life as the top of a Burrawang tree that fell to the ground. Resembling a small, striped haystack with feet and a nose, Grug is fascinated by the world around him and solves everyday problems creatively and without fuss.

When dancing instructions are too difficult to understand, he invents his own dance and calls it 'The Grug'. When snails eat his cabbages, Grug plants more cabbages so there will be enough for both him and the snails.

'Windmill has again created a show in which children can wonderfully discover the magic and the fun and play in theatre.' Australian Stage.

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