‘Lovely Jubbly’, ‘This time next year we’ll be millionaires’, ‘He who dares, wins!’, ‘Cushti’, ‘Do me a lemon’ and ‘You know it makes sense’ have entered the British lexicon thanks to the much-loved TV show ‘Only Fools and Horses’. Now, Jim Sullivan brings forth his father’s legacy to West End in a musical that will sweep you with a wave of nostalgia, along with a ton of laughs thrown in! The Trotters trio with their quirky personalities and quick-rich schemes are ever hopeful and strike a chord with anyone trying to make a buck in London. ‘Only Fools and Horses: The Musical’ promises a fun evening for the entire family.
This guide offers all the information you need to know about Only Fools and Horses along with helping you purchase discounts tickets for the show.
About the Show
Jim Sullivan, son of the creator of the ‘Only Fools and Horses’ TV shows John Sullivan, reprises the characters in this much-awaited musical. He partners with comedy powerhouse Paul Whitehouse, who not only has written the script and songs, but also plays the role of Granddad. The rest of the cast includes Tom Bennett and Ryan Hutton as the brothers. The musical has twenty songs including originals by John Sullivan and Chas Hodges. The musical will be open to the public on 4th March 2019 and bookings are on till 22nd June 2019.
Only Fools and Horses is the stage-adaptation of the hit TV series and continues the story of the Trotter Brothers and their Trotters Independent Trading Co. The shady deals and the cockney humor continue to reign supreme in this musical which follows their ingenious money-making plans. The play starts in 1989 in Peckham, where both the brothers are navigating their way through love and relationships.
Del Boy is finding a soulmate, while the other brother Rodney is preparing for the wedding with his fiancé Cassandra. Boyce and Marlene, friends of the family, take another chance at having a child, while Granddad is wondering if it’s time to get that piles sorted! The feel-good musical is elevated with quirky song lyrics that will have the audiences rolling in their seats. Watch ‘Only Fools and Horses’ to find out if your favorite characters get their happy ending.
Suitable for ages 5 and up.
Theatre Royal Haymarket has a seating capacity of 893.
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Smart and casual wear is recommended. Keep in mind, the theatre is air conditioned throughout the year and can get a bit chilly.
Only Fools and Horses Tickets Discounts
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Have a look at the real-time seat availability and prices of different sections for Only Fools and Horses London. In the interactive seat-map, select the date that you would like to watch the show and check out the seats available for that day. You can filter the seats as per your desired price range and purchase tickets directly.
Only Fools and Horses - Theatre Royal Haymarket Ticket Prices
Stalls: £90 - £132
Royal Circle: £90 - £132
Grand Circle: £42 - £54
Gallery: from £24
‘Only Fools and Horses: The Musical’ is debuting for previews at West End in February 2019. The original TV series ran on BBC for seven series from 1981 to 1991 and garnered both critical and popular acclaim.
None available yet. Check back once the show premieres.
Only Fools and Horses London Lottery, TKTS, Day Seats
Apart from getting tickets for Only Fools and Horses online, there are other ways to obtain West End tickets for cheap, such as:
TKTS: The TKTS booth obtains its inventory directly from the theatre based on availability, and sells them for cheap. Refer to our detailed guide.
Only Fools and Horses London TKTS
TKTS booths offer discounted tickets for certain shows, and can only be collected in person. Unlike New York, there is only one TKTS booth in all of London. You can check the availability of tickets for the show of your choice at the official TKTS website.
Only Fools and Horses TKTS tickets are currently unavailable for purchase.
LOTTERY: The winner takes it all! You can try your luck to obtain tickets for a performance on the same day at discounted rates!
Only Fools and Horses London Lottery
Currently, no lotteries are available for this show. Keep a tab on this space for more details.
DAY TICKETS: These are tickets that are made available at the theatre on the day of the show.
Only Fools and Horses Day Tickets
Day Seats are discounted tickets that are available for purchase, and are to be used, on the same day at the theatre. Please note that the availability of tickets is based on the discretion of the Theatre Royal Haymarket Box Office, and may not be available for all shows.
Day Seats at Theatre Royal Haymarket are currently unavailable for purchase.
Q: Is there a way to purchase Only Fools and Horses TKTS tickets online, instead of waiting in line at the TKTS booths?
A: Unfortunately, no. The only way to purchase tickets is in person at the TKTS booth in Leicester Square.
Q: What time should I arrive at Theatre Royal Haymarket?
A: Doors open 45 minutes before show time. We recommend arriving at least 30 minutes before curtain.
Q: Can I take photographs or videos of the show?
A: The use of cameras (still and video) and sound recorders is not allowed inside the theatre.
Q: What do I wear to the show?
A: There is no specific dress code. Formal attire is not required; semi formal or smart casual is recommended.
Q: Is there a possibility that I will get partial view seating if I purchase discounted Only Fools and Horses London tickets?
A: When booking with Headout, you will get to select your specific seats, thus, ensuring you do not get stuck with partial view. However, if you opt to try and win lottery tickets, or purchase day seats, your seats will be allocated at the discretion of the Box Office, which can potentially mean partial view seating or split seats.
About Theatre Royal Haymarket
Only Fools and Horses, will be playing at the Theatre Royal Haymarket, located on Suffolk Street. The theatre has more than three centuries of history and is London’s third-oldest playhouse. It was started in 1720, but the current structure was built in 1821, and of course, the theatre has been renovated to catch up with the times. It has pioneered many firsts, like the first matinee show and seen the debuts of several famous actors. The theatre is fairly large and seats 888 guests across four sections. Some of the notable productions at the Theatre Royal Haymarket include ‘The Royal Family,’ ‘A Few Good Men,’ ‘Queen Anne’ and ‘Frozen.’
Location: 18 Suffolk St, London SW1Y 4HT, UK