• Curtains
search
or call us on 0845 505 8500

This show is currently not available or not yet on sale. Please join our mailing list to get the latest theatre information directly to your mailbox.

Your email:

— or —
Make Group Booking

Book Why The Whales Came Tickets at the Harold Pinter Theatre, London

About Why The Whales Came

Set in the Isles of Scilly, Why the Whales Came is based on the best-selling book by Michael Morpurgo, and follows the adventures of Daniel and Gracie as they unravel some of the myths surrounding the mysterious Birdman. They try to avoid Big Tim, who is the local bully, but also happens to be Daniel's brother. They learn news of the war with Germany from their teacher; Mr. Wellbeloved, and they discover the truth about Samson, the haunted, deserted island...

Why the Whales Came is set on Bryher, one of the Isles of Scilly. Life in 1914 on Bryher, where the story is set would have been hard. The islanders lived on what they could catch or grow, mainly fish and potatoes. Some flowers were grown to sell. Shipwrecks around the islands were looked on as blessings by the islanders, who were able to salvage the goods and sell them. In the story, Daniel and Gracie have to save a narwhal that has become stranded on the beach. The narwhal is a type of whale similar to a beluga, that usually lives within the arctic circle...
tags: Play


Why The Whales Came Customer Reviews

0 / 5 (0)


Why The Whales Came at
Harold Pinter Theatre,
London

Panton Street
London
SW1Y 4DN

Seating plan

Information

Why The Whales Came information

Running time:

WHY THE WHALES CAME IS NOW CLOSED

Why book London theatre tickets with us?

  • Official London theatre tickets
  • Direct connections to London theatres
  • Full member of the Society Of Ticket Agents and Retailers (STAR)
  • Established 16 years
  • No transaction fees, no hidden charges
  • Free box office ticket collection or print at home tickets
  • Choose your seats from live interactive seating plans
  • Competitive pricing
  • Tickets you can trust
  • Secure purchase
  • Safe website
  • Over a million tickets sold to satisfied customers

Still haven't found what you're looking for?

© 1999-2016 London Theatre Direct Ltd. All rights reserved.

London Theatre Direct Limited | 207 Regent St, London, UK W1B 3HH | Tel. +44 845 505 8500 | GPS: 51°30'47.64"N 0°8'28.443"W