Woodland is a safe place for rare creatures, some so rare that you may never have heard of them. It’s a place where experts manage a strict daily routine and give lessons in super-safe creature care.

But today there is a new arrival, one who doesn’t work to routines. Find out what happens when this excitable new creature sets out to find adventure in Woodland.

Age suggestion: Fun for adults, but best suited to audiences aged 3-5.


The Emporium, Brighton
Farnham Maltings
Salisbury International Art Festival
artsdepot, North Finchley
The Point Eastleigh
Emporium Theatre, Brighton
The Egg, Bath
Wales Millennium Centre, Cardiff
Brighton Dome
Greenwich Theatre
Debenham Community Centre
Stansfield Village Hall
Brandon Leisure Centre
Stanton Village Hall
The Guildhall, Bury St Edmunds



 ’I think it was super, because it is funny’ Alix
‘Chester is my hero’ Polly
‘It was fun to do the post’ Kitty
‘It’s the best in the world’ Lucy
‘I will open a pet shop and call it Woodland’ Anon
‘Simply wonderful’ Anon



Director: Matt Addicott
Designer/deviser: Amelia Bird
Performer/deviser: Claire Harvey
Composer/deviser: Philippa Herrick
Producer: Sam Worboys

Tour performer: Alex Bird
Starring Chester Tuffnut as himself

 Woodland star Chester Tuffnut doesn’t just have adventures during showtime, friend him on his Facebook page to keep up to date with his latest exploits.

Woodland is presented by Gomito and Greenwich Theatre and kindly supported by Arts Council England, artsdepot and Stratford Circus.