Roald Dahl’s Fantastic Mr Fox at the Lyric Hammersmith

Lyric Hammersmith, King Street, Lyric Square, London, W6 0QL

Roald Dahl’s Fantastic Mr Fox comes to the Lyric Hammersmith Theatre.

Roald Dahl’s Fantastic Mr Fox is family fun at its finest. A tale of greed, pride and the power of friendship, this flagship production for the Roald Dahl 100 celebrations promises a huge theatrical feast with live music and songs, ideal for the whole family.

Roald Dahl’s Fantastic Mr Fox will run from 28 January 2017 until 19 February 2017 at the Lyric Hammersmith Theatre.

STORY

‘You know as well as I do: no-one outfoxes a fox!’

Boggis, Bunce and Bean, three greedy, smelly, horrid farmers hate the cunning Mr Fox.

Mr Fox is smart, clever and rather fantastic, but he doesn’t realise how determined the farmers are to get revenge. Can he hatch a plan to save his family and friends? Can they outrun the diggers and outsmart the farmers? And can Rabbit shut up long enough not to give the game away?

CREATIVE

Roald Dahl’s Fantastic Mr Fox is adapted by playwright Sam Holcroft with music by Arthur Darvill and lyrics by Darren Clark, Arthur Darvill, Sam Holcroft and Al Muriel.

Maria Aberg directs with design by Tom Scutt, sound by Claire Windsor, lighting by Lee Curran and movement by Ayse Tashkiran.

REVIEWS

★★★★ ‘a whisker-licking treat’ The Times

★★★★ ‘all the performers are, well, fantastic!’ The Observer