Go to Roald Dahl’s Revolting Rhymes & Dirty Beasts

3–6 July 2019

Think you know the stories of The Three Little PigsCinderellaLittle Red Riding HoodSnow WhiteGoldilocks and Jack and the Beanstalk? Think again!

Roald Dahl’s Revolting Rhymes & Dirty Beasts bursts off the page in a spectacular new live show, taking the world’s best-loved fairy tales and rearranging them with some surprising and hilarious twists. Seriously funny and frighteningly silly, Roald Dahl’s Revolting Rhymes & Dirty Beasts is the perfect show especially for children 5 to 105, that’s sure to delight and disgust in equal measures. Don’t miss this multi-Helpmann Award nominated production penned by the world’s number one storyteller and from the team that brought you George’s Marvellous Medicine.

"This Dahl delights and revolts. A treat for mums, dads and the littlies." The Courier-Mail

“Pure entertainment.” Stage Whispers

Show details:

Synopsis

3–6 July 2019

Think you know the stories of The Three Little PigsCinderellaLittle Red Riding HoodSnow WhiteGoldilocks and Jack and the Beanstalk? Think again!

Roald Dahl’s Revolting Rhymes & Dirty Beasts bursts off the page in a spectacular new live show, taking the world’s best-loved fairy tales and rearranging them with some surprising and hilarious twists. Seriously funny and frighteningly silly, Roald Dahl’s Revolting Rhymes & Dirty Beasts is the perfect show especially for children 5 to 105, that’s sure to delight and disgust in equal measures.

Don’t miss this multi-Helpmann Award nominated production penned by the world’s number one storyteller and from the team that brought you George’s Marvellous Medicine.

“This Dahl delights and revolts. A treat for mums, dads and the littlies.” The Courier-Mail

“Pure entertainment.” Stage Whispers

Dates

Wednesday 3 July, 6.30pm

Saturday 6 July, 10.30am, 12.30pm & 6.30pm

Details

PRESENTED BY:
Canberra Theatre Centre and shake & stir

CATEGORY:
Family & Kids

DURATION:
Approximately 55 minutes, no interval. Please note there is a 11 minute lockout. Patrons will be admitted during a suitable break in the performance.


SUIT CHILDREN?:
This show is suitable for children.

WARNINGS:
This show contains loud music, strobe lighting, smoke and fog/haze effects.

VENUE:
The Playhouse
SEATING PLAN
ACCESS INFORMATION


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.

Library Readings

The Canberra Theatre Centre in conjunction with Libraries ACT are conducting free library reads during the 2019 season.

This is a great opportunity for kids and their parents to reacquaint themselves, or even discovery Roald Dahl’s Revolting Rhymes & Dirty Beasts before seeing the show live on stage! All of these readings are FREE but bookings are essential to secure your spot.

UPCOMING DATES

Monday 17 June – 10:30am at Tuggeranong Library

Tuesday 18 June – 2:30pm at Belconnen Library

 

NEED TO KNOW

Canberra Ticketing and Canberra Theatre Centre are the authorised ticket sellers for this event

Please be aware that the Canberra Theatre Centre has no obligation to honour tickets purchased via unauthorised re-sellers. If you attend the event with a ticket purchased via an unauthorised re-seller such as Ticketmaster Resale, Viagogo, Ticketbis, eBay, Gumtree, Tickets Australia or otherwise, you may be refused entry to the event.

Please read about our stance on scalping here.

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