A group image, lead by Tom Gates holding a guitar


Wed 23 - Sat 26 October 2019
Tickets £19 - £25*

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Based on the best-selling books by Liz Pichon, this brand-new story is brought to you by the award-winning producers of Horrible Histories and Gangsta Granny. It’s pure fun for the whole family whether you're a lover of the books or new to Tom and his friends!

Tom's doing everything possible to stay out of trouble but somehow he's got THREE sad faces on the school achievement chart! And getting another sad face means he can’t go on the SCHOOL TRIP! Moany Marcus Meldrew is making things worse and now Tom's annoyed his grumpy sister Delia. Can his best friend Derek help? Will Rooster the dog stop eating his homework?

Entertaining, funny and exceptionally feel-good, Tom Gates is jam-packed with Liz Pichon’s illustrations which are amazingly animated for the stage! With brilliantly catchy tunes and hilarious performances, you're guaranteed to leave the theatre with a huge smile on your face. So climb aboard this world premiere production as it magically transports you into Tom's amazing world!

Running Time

Approximately 2 hours and 10 minutes including an interval

General Guidance

Performance contains flashing lights and haze

Age Guidance



Wednesday: 6.30pm
Thursday: 11am & 3pm
Friday: 2pm & 6.30pm
Saturday: 11am & 3pm

Adults: £25 | Children: £19*

*All ticket prices include a £3 per-ticket booking fee

Assisted Performances:

Relaxed Performances performance: Thursday 24 October, 3:00pm
BSL Interpreted performance: Thursday 24 October, 3:00pm

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  • Two Boys point at each other
  • two boys stand with there arms outstreched
  • a boy points a whiteboard with cartoon on it
  • two people in wheelchairs look like they are speeing
  • A boy play the electric guitar
  • A group of children sit round a table drawing
  • a group of people are in a food van with a hotdog on the top
  • A group of children play in a band
  • 'This truly amazing show brings my books wonderfully to life in a fantastically funny and visually mesmerizing way. It's a total feast for the eyes and ears and I couldn't be prouder of it!'