Company - Cast

The Tiger
ABBEY NORMAN

ABBEY NORMAN

Sophie

Abbey played ‘Sophie’ in the original production of The Tiger Who Came to Tea and has enjoyed touring all over the world with the production including a season at Sydney Opera House and several in the West End. Other family theatre includes: ‘Little Nutbrown Hare’ in Guess How Much I Love You; ‘Mouse’ in The Gruffalo & The Gruffalo’s Child, both in the West End and touring; ‘Talullah’ in Maisy’s Treasure Hunt, Robin Hood and The Extraordinary Adventures of Mr Benn for the Nuffield Southampton; The Book of the Banshee for The Yvonne Arnaud Theatre; Dick Whittington for Harrogate Theatre & ‘The Alien’ in The Way Back Home and ‘Fairy Lizzie’ in The Night Before Christmas, both for Big Wooden Horse. Grown up theatre includes: ‘Jan’ in I’ll Be Back Before Midnightf or Nuton Productions directed by Emma Clayton, A Murder is Announced, The Maintenance Man, Pygmalion and The Importance of Being Earnest. She also sings in the vintage harmony trio 'Some Swell Sisters’ and is a founder member of The Shaw Society's acting company 'Shaw2020'.

STEPHANIE SUMMERS

STEPHANIE SUMMERS

Mummy

Stephanie trained with M.A.D.D and The Actors Class London. She joined the company of The Tiger Who Came to Tea after graduating and has since toured the show to Australia, China, Singapore, UAE, UK and Ireland. Her recent work includes: ‘The Journalist’ in Baby at Slam King’s Cross and for television, ‘Ruth Ellis’ in the documentary Inside Holloway for Channel 5.

THOMAS O'CONNELL

THOMAS O'CONNELL

Daddy / Milkman / Postman / Tiger

Thomas has performed in The Tiger Who Came To Tea on and off for a number of years. His other theatre credits include: Rockpool (Inspector Sands), Bow Down (The Opera Group) and The Littlest Quirky (Theatre Centre).

SARAH HORTON

SARAH HORTON

UNDERSTUDY / ASM

Sarah most recently took the role of understudy Mummy/Sophie with The Tiger who Came to Tea (U.K. Tour). Sarah trained for 3 years in Musical theatre at MADD college. Other credits include: Dame/Cat in Dick Whittington and his Cat (Southend Christmas Tour), Performer in 20th Anniversary Spectacular (Disneyland Paris) and Dance Captain/Cabaret Show (Rhodes, Greece). Sarah is beyond excited to be part of the magical show once again and make her West End debut. 

GLEN NEWHAM

GLEN NEWHAM

ASM / Understudy

Glen recently graduated from University Of Chichester Musical Theatre - BA Hons. Recent credits include 'Tom' in Bromance - Kenton Theatre Studio, Henley-On-Thames. Credits while training include: 'Bobby' in Crazy For You, 'Frederick' in A Little Night Music and 'Baraclough' in Betty Blue Eyes. Glen is thrilled to be making his West End debut in The Tiger Who Came To Tea.


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'This Tiger is the cat's meow'

The Times

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'Perfectly pitched adaptation'

Daily Telegraph

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'A delight from start to finish'

Time Out