Adapted by Pins and Needles Productions

I am thrilled to be able to create the first ever stage adaptation of Raymond Briggs’ illustrated classic Father Christmas.


The show played at Lyric Hammersmith in 2012 and at both the Lyric and West Yorkshire Playhouse in 2013.


“It’s so perfect in fact that it’s almost as if the illustrations from this popular book have just danced off their pages and come to life on the stage!” Rock n Roller Baby


“This will make children love theatre.” Yorkshire Post

Lyric Hammersmith and West Yorkshire Playhouse
Co-produced by Pins and Needles and Lyric Hammersmith
Directed by Emma Earle
Associate Directors - Eva Sampson, Lucy Doherty, Chalotte Bennett 
Composers by Lucy Rivers
Musical Director - Tom Gisby
Lighting by George Ogilvie
Puppets by Max Humpheries
Dramaturgy by Adam Peck
Returning to the Lyric Hammersmith for it's 5th year this Christmas
Book tickets