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The Tiger
ABBEY NORMAN

ABBEY NORMAN

Sophie (2018 Cast)

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 (2018 Cast)

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 (2018 Cast)

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 (2018 Cast)

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 (2018 & 2019 Cast)

Glen trained at the University Of Chichester Musical Theatre- BA Hons.

Recent credits include The Tiger Who Came to Tea, West End & International Tour; and 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 returning to The Tiger Who Came to Tea for his second year with the show in 2019.

JOCELYN ZACKON

JOCELYN ZACKON

Sophie (2019 Cast)

Jocelyn Zackon trained at Mountview Academy of Theatre Arts, having previously trained at The Waterfront Theatre School in Cape Town. 

Her credits-in-training include Fastrada in Pippin, Mabel in The Pirates of Penzance, Elle Woods in Legally Blonde, Eileen in Wonderful Town and Valerie Clark in A Chorus Line. 

Jocelyn’s professional theatre credits include Jack and The Beanstalk (York Theatre Royal), Piglet in Winnie the Pooh (Artscape Theatre) and Tea for Three (Phoenix Artists’ Club). 

Jocelyn recently performed in the commemorative piece that honoured the end of the Great War, Beyond The Deepening Shadow, at the Tower of London and played Princess So Shi in Aladdin at The Elgiva Theatre, Chesham.

Besides theatre work, Jocelyn also works as a voiceover artist and can be heard on the YouTube Channel Little Baby Bum. 

LIZZIE DEWAR

LIZZIE DEWAR

Mummy (2019 Cast)

Lizzie trained at Royal Central School of Speech and Drama. Whilst in training Lizzie won the prestigious ‘Fergal O’Mahoney’ award in singing. Recent credits include: Snow Queen in ‘The Snow Queen’ (Quantum Theatre), Kin in ‘Last Orders’ (Solomon Theatre), Mole in ‘The Wind in the Willows’ (Image Theatre UK).  

Credits whilst in training include: Viola in Twelfth Night, Carol in Oleanna, Rebecca Nurse in The Crucible and Elizaveta Grushinskya in Grand Hotel.

DAVID SCOTLAND

DAVID SCOTLAND

Daddy / Milkman / Postman / Tiger (2019 Cast)

Originally from Stirling, David moved to London to study at Bird College where he graduated with a first class BA(Hons) in Dance and Theatre Performance. He is also a regular student at AMAW (Anthony Meindl’s Actor Workshop).

Credits include Edward in When Midnight Strikes (Upstairs at the Gatehouse), Slightly in Lost Boy (Finborough Theatre), Johnny in Geek! - A New Musical (Tristan Bates Theatre), Noël and Cole: A Marvellous Party (Landor Theatre), Rodgers and Hammerstein Songbook (Epsom Playhouse) and Temperance Man in The Ripper (Charing Cross Theatre). 

HANNAH MILLER

HANNAH MILLER

Understudy / Wardrobe (2019 Cast)

Credits include: The Snail and the Whale (Tall Stories, UK tour), Adventures in Wonderland and Inside Pussy Riot (Les Enfants Terribles), Blackbird and Can You Hear Me Major Tom? (Rondo Theatre), Wendy in Peter Pan and Marianne in Sense and Sensibility (Chapterhouse, UK open air tour), The Little Mermaid, R&D (Pins and Needles, The Egg), rehearsed readings: Off Dereham Road and Unscorched (Papatango, Theatre Royal Bury St Edmonds and Bristol Old Vic), Night of the Barghest (York Theatre Royal TakeOver Festival), Lights! Camera! Improvise! (Mischief Theatre), Pilgrim’s Progress (UK Tour and Edinburgh Fringe) Cymbeline (Tabard Theatre) and The Exclusion Zone (Southwark Playhouse).

Credits whilst training include: Rosaline in Love’s Labour’s Lost (Pleasance Theatre), Joanne in Rent (Bridewell Theatre).


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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