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1 November - 31 December 2017

Big Fish The Musical


Starring Kelsey Grammer
Book by John August | Music & Lyrics by Andrew Lippa | Directed by Nigel Harman
Based on the novel Big Fish by Daniel Wallace
And the Columbia Pictures screenplay by John August

Inside moments of true love you can live forever

What is it to really know your own father? Meet Edward Bloom, played by Emmy, Tony and Golden Globe award-winner Kelsey Grammer. An ordinary man, and an extraordinary father. He has always told his son tall tales filled with beauty, love and imagination but when his son confronts him about what is truth and what is fiction, they go on a life-affirming journey that will change them forever.

Adapted from the much-loved book and Tim Burton movie, this brand new musical is directed byNigel Harman and is set to a beautiful score by Tony nominee Andrew Lippa (The Addams Family, The Wild Party), with a new book by John August (Charlie and the Chocolate Factory).

Landing at The Other Palace for a strictly limited Christmas season and bursting with heart and humanity, Big Fish The Musical will leave you holding on to your family and friends just that little bit tighter.

Suitable for ages 5+
Babes in arms will not be admitted. All children must have their own ticket.

Times & Prices

Wed 1 Nov - Mon 6 Nov (No performance Sun 5 Nov)

Performance Times
Wed 8 - Sun 31 Dec
Evening performances 7:30pm
Matinee performances: 2.:30pm
Sunday performances: 3pm

To check performance schedule, please follow booking link

Please note that that the evening performance on Thursday 16th November will be signed.

Ticket Prices
1 - 6 Nov (Previews): From £27.50*
9 Nov - 14 Dec: From £32*
15 - 31 Dec: From £35*

*All prices are subject to availability, may only be available on certain performances and are subject to change without prior notice.

Cast & Creative

Kelsey Grammer (Edward Bloom)
Clare Burt (Sandra Bloom)
Matt Seadon-Young (Will Bloom)
Frances McNamee (Josephine Bloom)
Forbes Masson (Amos/Don)
Jamie Muscato (Edward)
Laura Baldwin (Sandra)
Landi Oshinowo (Witch/Jenny Hill)
Dean Nolan (Karl)
George Ure (Zaki)
Sophie Linder-Lee
Gemma McMeel
Jonathan Stewart

Creative Team
Director – Nigel Harman
Musical Supervisor, Arrangements and Additional Orchestrations – Alan Williams
Set and Costume Designer – Tom Rogers
Choreographer – Liam Steel
Lighting Designer – Bruno Poet
Projection Designer – Duncan McLean
Sound Designer – Luke Swaffield and Avgustos Psillas for Autograph
Musical Director – Alan Berry
Associate Director – Ed Stamboulian
Production Manager – Richard Bullimore
Casting Director – Stuart Burt CDG