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Raymond Briggs’ Father Christmas at The Lyric Hammersmith Theatre

Lyric Hammersmith, Hammersmith

A Dazzling Christmas Treat!

22 Nov - 30 Dec 2023

Suitable for 0-6 years

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Join Santa as he awakes from a dream of sun, sea and sand only to find it is the busiest day of the year: Christmas Eve. Watch as he prepares for his Christmas deliveries, feeds his reindeer and finally takes flight into the snowy night.

Back for another brilliant year, Christmas isn’t Christmas without this Lyric family favourite, co-produced with the Olivier Award-nominated Pins & Needles Productions.

  • Full of merry touches
  • Plenty of live music, songs and playful puppetry
  • Kids of all ages will delight in Briggs’ grumpy but loveable Father Christmas
  • A wonderful seasonal outing for the whole family
  • A perfect festive treat for under 6s and their families.


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Dates and Prices


  • 22 Nov - 30 Dec 2023


  • Tickets from £14.
  • Prices increase with demand, so book early for the best prices.
Need to Know
  • For access tickets please contact the Box Office.
  • Please note that seating for this performance is unreserved.
  • Buggies cannot be taken into the Studio auditorium.
  • For children’s performances all children over the age of 18 months must have a ticket.
  • Recommended for ages 0-6
  • Running time 60 mins
  • No refunds or exchanges available
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Plan your Visit

Address and Contact Info

Lyric Hammersmith
King Street
Lyric Square
W6 0QL

Nearest Station: Hammersmith
Nearest Park: Saint Paul's Green