Only Fools and Horses: The Musical at Theatre Royal Haymarket tickets
Only Fools and Horses: The Musical at Theatre Royal Haymarket tickets

Only Fools and Horses: The Musical tickets from £18.00

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Overview

Beloved British television series Only Fools and Horses receives a screen to musical adaptation fit for the West End, courtesy of comedy legend Whitehouse and Jim Sullivan. Playing at the Theatre Royal Haymarket, Only Fools and Horses the Musical brings the good ol’ gang back to life, as Del Boy, Rodney and Grandad reunite for London audiences.

Recreating the iconic markets of the London streets, the thrilling new show brings to life the characters we all know and love, as audiences are taken on a back to East End 1989. Prepare for plenty of laughter, cockney charm, dodgy dealings and larger-than-life characters, as Britain’s most loveable rogues return.

Based on the landmark, top-rated television series penned by the late, great John Sullivan, which ran for an impressive 64 episodes, the new musical is created by John’s son Jim Sullivan and comedian Paul Whitehouse. The musical features musical contributions by Chas Hodges of duo Chas 'n' Dave in a hilarious original score, which includes the famous theme tune.

Paul Whitehouse stars as Grandad, alongside Tom Bennett as Del Boy and Ryan Hutton as Rodney. Further casting includes Dianne Pilkington as Raquel, Pippa Duffy as Cassandra, Jeff Nicholson as Boycie, Samantha Seager as Marlene, Peter Baker as Trigger and Adrian Irvine as Denzil.

Additional cast members are Pete Gallagher, Adam Venus, Chris Keily, Oscar Conlon-Morrey, Melanie Marshall, Andy Mace, Chris Bennett, Lee Van Gellan, Lisa Bridge, Andrew Bryant, Samantha Lane and Bradley John.

Caroline Jay Ranger (The Commitments UK Tour) directs and choreographs the production, which features design by Liz Ascroft, lighting design by Richard G Jones, sound design by Rory Madden and musical supervision and arrangements by Stuart Morley.

Featuring favourite moments from the much-loved comedy series, as well as thigh-slapping new songs that guarantee a hugely fun night out, Only Fools and Horses the Musical trots into the West End for a run at the Theatre Royal Haymarket. The production plays at the London venue from 9 February 2019, with a press night on 19 February 2019.

Recommended for

Those who loved the original British television series will be thrilled to see their favourite characters come to life on stage! Fans of comedy and those who love new musicals will definitely not want to miss this exciting new venture.

Age Recommendations: No under 8s

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Dates and times

Running time: Approx. 2 hours 25 mins (including interval)
Opened: 09 Feb 2019
Press night: 19 Feb 2019
Booking from: 23 Jul 2019
Booking until: 08 Feb 2020

Next available performances

DateMatineeEvening
Wednesday 24 Jul 20192:30pm--
Friday 26 Jul 2019--7:30pm
Saturday 27 Jul 20192:30pm7:30pm
Monday 29 Jul 2019--7:30pm
Tuesday 30 Jul 2019--7:30pm
Wednesday 31 Jul 20192:30pm7:30pm
Thursday 01 Aug 2019--7:30pm

Location and map

Theatre Royal Haymarket
Haymarket
London, SW1Y 4HT

269 Reviews Add review

I love the TV show but I’m not a die hard fan which made me enjoy it more because I didn’t go in with set expectations. I loved... More

laurenelphick 5"3, 44 reviews, 1 helpful vote

We enjoyed this matinee performance of OFAH but can only give it 3 stars out of 5. It’s very much a “best of” version of the TV show... More

daveb5 1 review, 0 helpful votes

Pretty good, considering I only knew a couple of bits and bobs from growing up with my dad watching it. A few of the songs felt as... More

lauraesme 4' 11", 62 reviews, 0 helpful votes

The show was excellent, I highly recommend it. Everyone was excellent in their roles especially Paul Whitehouse who played Grandad... More

janineb3 1 review, 0 helpful votes

This is a joyful celebration of the television show. They have picked some of the most popular parts and sayings and put them all... More

freddie12 5" 10, 79 reviews, 4 helpful votes

I had read mixed 'reviews'. But the more negative ones were overly harsh. It was as though they were expecting Cole Porter and Frank... More

robertg16 1 review, 0 helpful votes

It was a fantastic show. Very cleverly done, a melting pot of many of the episodes, so you need to be a fan of the series and to have... More

sallyb8 2 reviews, 0 helpful votes

The set is great very well put together and moves quickly from scene to scene, the songs are clever, this is my second time and I noticed... More

markspears 5"07, 47 reviews, 1 helpful vote

This was a real treat. I went with low expectations as I'm not a huge fan of the show but boy, its a treat. Paul Whitehouse steals... More

barrythompson1 81 reviews, 1 helpful vote