Musical will bring Dr Seuss characters to life

A MUSICAL adaptation of Dr Seuss’ popular children’s stories is heading to Whitley Bay.

To celebrate their forthcoming performance of Seussical the Musical at Playhouse Whitley Bay, theatre group Day8 Productions is holding a special storytelling event at Whitley Bay Library, Park Road.

Five-year-olds and over are invited to meet the Cat in the Hat and his friends and hear their weird and wonderful tales on Saturday.

The event is free but places must be booked.

To book your place at either 10.30am, 11.15am or noon, call Whitley Bay Library on (0191) 200 8500.

Children who attend will have their names put into a prize draw to win a family ticket to see Seussical the Musical.

The musical will take place on Friday, July 27, at 1pm, and Saturday, July 28, at 1pm and 4pm.

It brings to life all of the Dr Seuss characters including Horton the Elephant, Gertrude McFuzz, Lazy Mayzie and the Whos of Whoville.

Tickets for the musical performance cost £10 each or £30 for a family (two adults and two children).

They are available from the Playhouses’s box office, online at or by calling 0844 277 2771.