Created for the stage by Julian Crouch and Phelim McDermott
Directed by Rob Lutfy
Original music and lyrics by The Tiger Lillies
Original conceived and produced by Michael Morris for Cultural Industry, London
Based on Struwwelpeter by Heinrich Hoffmann
Fall into the world of Victorian nightmares as a manic music box spins stories of naughty children and misguided parents. Silly and sinister, Shockheaded Peter dares us to ask what’s beneath the floorboards. Don’t miss the most damning tale ever told on stage!
“A vile and repulsive story told by reprehensible characters in a thoroughly degenerate fashion – Absolute Bliss” – David Bowie
“A wryly seedy cabaret-punk musical” – Variety