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8-11 July 2021

In 2021, Roald Dahl’s Fantastic Mr Fox burrows into town to delight and dazzle audiences of all ages. Created by multi-award-winning theatre company shake & stir, Fantastic Mr Fox is “Jaw-droppingly brilliant.” Following a series of smash-hit, sold out seasons in Brisbane and Perth, Mr Fox and his family, friends and foes are getting set to once again leap off the page and all around the stage in this mind-blowing mix of stunning digital animation and explosive live stage action. Part interactive cartoon, part stage show, Fantastic Mr Fox is pure entertainment. No one outfoxes a Fox, especially not the horrible and greedy farmers Boggis, Bunce and Bean – one fat, one short, one lean. But when they try, Mr Fox needs to save his family and friends and he’ll go to any lengths to outwit the mean humans. Packed with Dahlicious mischief, hilarious mayhem and humongous belly laughs, Fantastic Mr Fox is one TAIL you don't want to miss. You’ve read the book and seen the movie – now chase your tail all the way to the theatre and experience this family classic from the wacky mind of the world’s No. 1 Storyteller live on stage.

“A masterpiece” The Courier-Mail

 “Jaw-droppingly brilliant” Stage Whispers

“If you had to give it marks out of 10 – this one’s an 11.” The Courier-Mail

“Make sure you grab the kids and see it.” The Courier-Mail

“A masterpiece of combining live performance with animation.” The Courier-Mail

Visit roalddahl.com for up-to-date news and information from the world of Roald Dahl.

Show details:

Synopsis

8-11 July 2021

In 2021, Roald Dahl’s Fantastic Mr Fox burrows into town to delight and dazzle audiences of all ages. Created by multi-award-winning theatre company shake & stir, Fantastic Mr Fox is “Jaw-droppingly brilliant.”

Following a series of smash-hit, sold out seasons in Brisbane and Perth, Mr Fox and his family, friends and foes are getting set to once again leap off the page and all around the stage in this mind-blowing mix of stunning digital animation and explosive live stage action. Part interactive cartoon, part stage show, Fantastic Mr Fox is pure entertainment.

No one outfoxes a Fox, especially not the horrible and greedy farmers Boggis, Bunce and Bean – one fat, one short, one lean. But when they try, Mr Fox needs to save his family and friends and he’ll go to any lengths to outwit the mean humans.

Packed with Dahlicious mischief, hilarious mayhem and humongous belly laughs, Fantastic Mr Fox is one TAIL you don’t want to miss.

You’ve read the book and seen the movie – now chase your tail all the way to the theatre and experience this family classic from the wacky mind of the world’s No. 1 Storyteller live on stage.

“A masterpiece” The Courier-Mail

 “Jaw-droppingly brilliant” Stage Whispers

“If you had to give it marks out of 10 – this one’s an 11.” The Courier-Mail

“Make sure you grab the kids and see it.” The Courier-Mail

“A masterpiece of combining live performance with animation.” The Courier-Mail

Visit roalddahl.com for up-to-date news and information from the world of Roald Dahl.

Dates & Times

Thursday 8 July 2021, 10am

Thursday 8 July 2021, 12:30pm

Thursday 8 July 2021, 6:30pm

Friday 9 July 2021, 10am

Friday 9 July 2021, 12:30pm

Friday 9 July 2021, 6:30pm

Saturday 10 July 2021, 10am

Saturday 10 July 2021, 12:30pm

Saturday 10 July 2021, 3pm

Sunday 11 July 2021, 10am

Sunday 11 July 2021, 12:30pm

Sunday 11 July 2021, 3pm

Credits

Adaptor: Nick Skubij

Director: Ross Balbuziente

Designer: Josh McIntosh

Sound Designer: Guy Webster

Lighting Designer: Jason Glenwright

Video Designer: Craig Wilkinson

Illustrator: Jon Weber

Additional Information

At Canberra Theatre Centre, safety is our priority. We operate in accordance with our COVID Safety Plan.

Our theatres will be operating with capacity limitations, but our regular seating configuration will be in place in the auditorium. You will be sitting next to other patrons, but please move through the foyers and open spaces with physical distancing considerations in mind.

We look forward to welcoming you to Canberra Theatre Centre.

 

Details

PRESENTED BY:
Canberra Theatre Centre and shake & stir theatre co

CATEGORY:
Theatre

DURATION:
Approximately 75 minutes, no interval.

WARNING:
This performance contains nudity, loud noises, strobe lighting and fog/haze effects.

SUIT CHILDREN?:
This performance is suitable for children.

VENUE:
The Playhouse
SEATING PLAN
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Additional Information:
Concession prices not available for all shows. Where Concession prices are listed, proof of eligibility for Concession must be presented to Canberra Ticketing staff upon collection of tickets or full price may be charged. Eligible Concession may include Pensioner, Full Time Student, Seniors, Unemployed, Under 27 or Child (15 years and under) and are at the discretion of the show. Not all types of Concessions may apply for the show you have selected.

 

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