Big Fish

Musicals and Opera (musical theatre)

  • Assembly Rooms - Music Hall
  • 10:00
  • Aug 4, 6-7, 9, 11-12, 16-17, 19-20, 23-24, 26-27
  • 2 hours 20 minutes
  • Suitability: 12+ (Guideline)
  • Country: United Kingdom - Scotland
  • Group: Royal Conservatoire of Scotland
  • Warnings and additional info: Contains distressing or potentially triggering themes, Scenes of violence
  • Accessibility: May not apply to all performances. You'll find more information about accessibile performances and how to book tickets in the accessibility tab below.
  • Babes in arms policy: Babies do not require a ticket
  • Policy applies to: Children under 18 months
Dates, Times and Prices


Edward Bloom's larger-than-life stories delight everyone – much to the dismay of his pragmatic son, Will. As Edward's health deteriorates and the realisation of a future without his father sets in, Will embarks on a journey to separate the man from the myth, and untangle the remarkable life of a Big Fish in a small pond. Based on the Daniel Wallace novel and Tim Burton's movie, and with a score from the composer of Broadway's The Addams Family, this fantastical musical about love, family and the joy of storytelling is an extraordinary tale unlike any other!

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General venue access

  • Accessible entry: There is lift access into the performance space. If not taking the lift there are 23 steps into the venue.
  • Wheelchair access type: Building Lift

  • Stairs: 20+
    Number of stairs is provided as guidance and is not in addition to any wheelchair access type (lift/ramp etc) stated above.

Each venue can contain several space with different accessibly information. Visit the venue page for full venue accessibility info

How and when to make an access booking

Our access tickets service is available to anyone who:

  • Would like to book specific accessibility services, e.g. a hearing loop, audio description headsets, captioning units, seating in relation to the location of the BSL interpreter
  • Requires extra assistance when at a venue
  • Has specific seating requirements
  • Is a wheelchair user
  • Requires a complimentary personal assistant ticket to attend a performance

Dates, Times and Prices