Mole is discovering the Wide World beyond his home. Rat just wants to mess about in boats. For Toad, it’s one fad after another until he discovers cars and lands himself in bother. Wise old Badger does his best to keep order. But as the friends head out on their adventures, home will always be calling them back.
Sherman’s Main House Christmas show has become one of Cardiff’s essential seasonal treats – The Wind in the Willows will be no exception. With a stunning set, beautiful costumes, live music, and lots of laughter this version of Kenneth Grahame’s classic book promises an utterly delightful trip to the theatre.
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★★★★ The Stage
★★★★ “brilliant adaptation” Western Mail
★★★★ “utterly magical” Buzz Magazine
“enchanting, captivating, funny” Cardiff Mummy Says
“visually rich” British Theatre Guide
"This classic tale is told with passion, creativity and so much love" Kelly Allen Writer
"It is beautiful, it is nostalgic, it is fun." An Organised Mess
By Kenneth Grahame
Adaptation by Mike Kenny
Director Lee Lyford
Designer Simon Kenny
Lighting Designer Kevin Treacy
Composer Conor Mitchell
Musical Director Gareth Wyn Griffiths
Dominic Rye -Rat
Hannah McPake - Chief Weasel
Jessica Murrain - Mole
Keiron Self - Toad
Rebecca Killick - Gaoler's Daughter
Zara Ramm - Badger
Emma Cooney - Portley (Apprentice Actor)