Roald Dahl's Revolting Rhymes & Dirty Beasts

25-26 June
9 days from now
shake & stir is one of Brisbane’s most inventive theatre companies, and its work, Revolting Rhymes and Dirty Beasts, is a clever reimagining of Roald Dahl’s twisted fairytales. Sydney Morning Herald

Presented by shake & stir theatre co 

Frighteningly funny and seriously silly.

Think you know the story of The Three Little Pigs, Cinderella, Little Red Riding Hood, Snow White, Goldilocks and Jack and the Beanstalk? Think again.
Roald Dahl’s Revolting Rhymes & Dirty Beasts bursts off the page in a spectacular live
show, taking the world’s best-loved fairy tales and rearranging them with some surprising and hilarious twists. Frighteningly funny and seriously silly, Roald Dahl’s Revolting Rhymes & Dirty Beasts is the perfect family entertainment - for children 5 to 105. It delights and disgusts in equal measures.

Don’t miss this multi-Helpmann Award nominated production penned by the world’s
number one storyteller.

Running Time: 55mins no interval
Haze, smoke and strobe effects, loud music.
Suitable for ages 5-105

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  • Adapted by - shake & stir theatre co
  • Director - Ross Balbuziente
  • Designer - Josh McIntosh
  • Sound Designer - Guy Webster
  • Lighting Designer - Jason Glenwright


Originally co-produced with La Boite Theatre Company. This project has been assisted by the Australian Government through the Australia Council for the Arts, its arts funding and advisory body. Tour supported by arTour an initiative of the Queensland Government through Arts Queensland.


  • Tuesday 25 June 2019 6:30 PM
  • Wednesday 26 June 2019 10:00 AM
    12:30 PM

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  • Adult $30
  • Subscriber $24
  • Child (2-12) $16
  • Youth (13-21) $20
  • Family (2A + 2C) $80


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