The BFG (Big Friendly Giant)

The BFG Brisbane Arts theatre


Roald Dahl’s delighted children all over the world when he released The BFG and first introduced us to The Big Friendly Giant and now the Brisbane Arts Theatre plan to do the same when the show comes to Brisbane in March 2019.

The BFG (Big Friendly Giant)

Brisbane Arts Theatre are bringing Roald Dahl’s classic book about the 24-foot-high Big Friendly Giant and a little orphan called Sophie to life on stage.Whether you have already delighted in the books of one of our greatest storytellers of all time yet or not, The BFG (The Big Friendly Giant), adapted from Roald Dahl’s classic story of the same name, is one that you will not want to miss!  In one of Dahl’s most crazy stories, the BFG and Sophie must team up to save the children of England from the child-eating giants, ably assisted by the Queen of England and the heads of the army and air force.

With all the fabulous imaginative characters and adventures you’d expect from a Roald Dahl tale, this captivating, family-friendly adventure is sure to excite even the oldest of your clan.

The BFG (Big Friendly Giant) Shows

This children’s production runs from the 16 March  through to the 1 June 2019 including through the Easter school holidays.

All shows are at The Brisbane arts Theatre, 210 Petrie Terrace, Petrie Terrace, Queensland 4000.

  • Saturdays @ 2pm
  • Sundays (selected weekends only) @ 2pm
  • Tuesday to Friday (Easter school holidays) @ 10.30am and 1.30pm

Doors close 5 minutes prior to performance.

After the show, all of the actors will come out into the courtyard to greet, chat and sign autographs which is a beautiful  50 year old tradition and one of the best bits about seeing a show at the Brisbane Arts Theatre.

Tickets for The BFG (Big Friendly Giant)

  • Tickets $20 (adults at kids’ prices)
  • Group $17 (for a single booking of 10 or more seats)
  • Subscribers $15 (redeemed from subscription credit)
  • Transaction Fee $2 (payable per transaction)

Tickets are on sale now!

To purchase tickets to The The BFG (Big Friendly Giant), visit

For a list of  shows and concerts now showing or coming soon to Brisbane that your Brisbane Kids will absolutely love, take a look at the Brisbane Kids Upcoming Shows page or sign up to the Brisbane Kids Weekly Newsletter. 

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