The Lion, The Witch & The Wardrobe


A major new production of CS Lewis’ classic tale comes to the West End this summer at the Gillian Lynne Theatre for a limited 6 month season!

Step through the wardrobe into the magical kingdom of Narnia for the most mystical of adventures in a faraway land. Join Lucy, Edmund, Susan and Peter as they wave goodbye to wartime Britain and say hello to a talking Faun, an unforgettable Lion and the coldest, cruellest White Witch.

Voted the nation’s favourite novel, THE LION, THE WITCH & THE WARDROBE now comes to the stage starring Samantha Womack as the White Witch and is guaranteed to delight audiences of all ages.

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Four siblings – Edmund, Peter, Susan and Lucy – are evacuated during WW2 to a country house where, through a wardrobe door, they discover Narnia, the land of external winter under the rule of the villainess White Witch.

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Running Time

2 hours 10 minutes, including interval.

Cast & Creatives

Samantha Womack (the White Witch), Ammar Duffus (Peter), Shaka Kalokoh (Edmund), Robyn Sinclair (Susan), Delainey Hayles (Lucy), Scott Brooks (Mr Pope and Fox Trot), Rachel Dawson (Miss Chutney, Blue Badger and Spirit of the Moon), Oliver Grant (Mr Wilson, Schrodinger, Red Squirrel, Head Cruel, Aslan Puppeteer and resident director), Chris Jared (Aslan), Matthew James Hinchliffe (Mr Marsden, Mauve Mole and Music Captain), Shaun McCourt (Mr Granville, Jack Rabbit and Aslan Puppeteer), Christina Tedders (Mrs Beaver), Jez Unwin (Mr Tumnus), Johnson Willis (Professor Kirk, Father Christmas, Wise Owl and White Mouse), Myla Carmen (swing), Jasmin Colangelo (swing/ dance captain), Julian Hoult (Mr Beaver), Ashlee Irish (swing), Sean Lopeman (Mr Brinkworth, March Hare, Aslan Puppeteer), Micha Richardson (Mrs Pevensie and Robin), Ciaran Roger (swing), and Charlotte-Kate Warren (Miss Gumley Warmly and Phoenix).

Michael Fentiman (Director),  Tom Paris (Set and Costume Designer), Benji Bower and Barnaby Race (Composers), Shannelle ‘Tali’ Fergus (Choreographer), Jack Knowles (Lighting Designer ), Ian Dickinson and Gareth Tucker for Autograph (Sound Designers), Toby Olié (Puppetry Director), Max Humphries (Puppetry Designer), Gwen Hales (Aerial Director), Chris Fisher (Illusionist ), Toby Higgins (Music Director), Will Burton CDG (Casting Director ), Jonathan Holby (Fight Director), Susanna Peretz (Wigs, Hair and Make-up Designer), Lizzie Frankl for Propworks (Props Supervisor), Adam Peck (Dramaturg) and Dan Canham (Movement Consultant).

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Venue Information

Gillian Lynne Theatre

166 Drury Ln, Holborn, London WC2B 5PW

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