Kenny Wax Family Entertainment and Simon Friend
present The New Vic Theatre Production
in association with the Royal Exchange Theatre Manchester

Around The World in 80 Days Play
★★★★

‘"Whether walking on his hands, strumming a ukulele, or improvising a lyric on an audience member’s name, Michael Hugo is sparkling and spry." ’

Sunday Express
★★★★

‘A GLOBAL TOUR DE FORCE. The joy of this fleet footed adaption is the way it flies on the wings of imagination. Jump aboard if you can. ’

Daily Mail
★★★★

‘Rollicking good fun’

The Observer
★★★★★

‘A magnificently preposterous romp’

The Independent
★★★★

‘Highly entertaining!’

The Times
★★★★

‘Terrific!’

The Guardian
★★★★★

‘The show is a sheer delight!’

Whatsonstage.com
★★★★★

‘Exhilarating’

The Independent
★★★★★

‘Together with innovative puppetry, illusion and slick action, it's enjoyably intense, while also cheeky and charming. The rest of the country are in for a treat.’

Broadway World
★★★★★

‘This super-slick theatre production is not to be missed. Go to see awe-inspiring physical tricks, engaging characters and a fast-moving story that whisks you round the world in a few hours of exuberant theatre.’

Theatre Bubble
★★★★★

‘'The funniest, most inventive and exciting comedy for years'’

StageTalk Magazine
★★★★★

‘All ages will enjoy this rendition of the classic, much-loved tale... I left with a big smile on my face, and a standing ovation doesn't lie. I’d go see this again. ’

West End Wilma
★★★★★

‘An astonishing vision of theatrical ingenuity... bring old and young and see this.’

The Public Reviews

The mysterious and fabulously wealthy Phileas Fogg wagers his life’s fortune that he can circumnavigate the globe in just 80 days.

Theresa Heskins’ celebrated production sees a cast of eight play over 125 characters in this imaginative, high-spirited escapade featuring six trains, five boats, four fights, three dances, two circus acts and an elephant!