My Neighbour Totoro tickets are on sale now for the show in London in 2022.
Based on Hayao Miyazaki’s 1988 animated film, My Neighbour Totoro will begin performances at Barbican Centre on 8 October 2022 with tickets on sale now.
My Neighbour Totoro tells the story of sisters Satsuki and Mei who move with their father from Tokyo to an old house in the country only to discover magical creatures living nearby, including the giant forest spirit Totoro.
My Neighbour Totoro will play at London’s Barbican Centre from 8 October 2022 currently booking through to 21 January 2023.
Featuring music by famed Japanese composer Joe Hisaishi, the stage adaption will be written by Tom Morton-Smith with Phelim McDermott directing.
The creative team also includes designer Tom Pye, costumes by Kimie Nakano, lighting by Jessica Hung Han Yun and movement by You-ri Yamanaka, additional orchestrations by Will Stuart, puppetry by Basil Twist, sound design by Tony Gayle and associate director Ailin Conant. Artwork for the stage adaptation of My Neighbour Totoro includes a hand drawn title by Toshio Suzuki, Producer for Studio Ghibli, who was involved in the planning and production of the original animated film.
Casting for the production is to be announced.