Around The World In 80 Days

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

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

Join him and his loyal valet Passepartout, as they voyage from the misty alleys of Victorian London to the exotic subcontinent and the Wild West in a race against the clock. Theresa Haskins celebrated production embarks on six month UK tour including a Summer Season in London and a Christmas engagement at the Lowry.

A cast of eight play over 125 characters in this imaginative, high-spirited escapade including six trains, five boats, four fights, three dances, two circus acts and an elephant!



Additional Information

Running times: 2 hours with a 20 minute interval.

Age recommendation: 7+. Babes in Arms policy applicable.


Audio described performance: Tue 12 December, 2.30pm, Audio Described by Anne Hornsby. Touch tour at 1pm.

BSL Interpreted performance: Thu 4 January, 7pm. BSL Interpreted by Theatresign - Donna Ruane

Captioned performance: Fri 22 December, 7pm 


Relaxed Performance: Tue 19 December, 2.30pm 


Coming to the Relaxed performance? You may find these guides useful when preparing for your visit:

The Lowry's Relaxed performance guide

Around The World In 80 Days' Relaxed performance guide


To book accessible tickets please call 0161 876 2183 or set up an online booking account by emailing boxofficeadmin@thelowry.com


Groups Discount 

£4 OFF, 1 in 10 FREE (Tue – Thu excl 26 Dec - 2 Jan) 
Call the groups line on 0843 208 6003 for more information. 
Open Mon to Fri, 9.30am-5.30pm.



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