The unremarkable life of the Samsa family was turned upside down when their son, Gregor, emerged one morning inexplicably transformed into a monstrous insect…
This hugely acclaimed production from the Lyric’s Artistic Director, David Farr, and the brilliant Icelandic company Vesturport, combined a mind-bending, gravity-defying split-level set, a mesmerising score by Nick Cave and Warren Ellis and daring aerial action.
Metamorphosis was the first show Fuel produced at the Lyric Hammersmith in 2006, and went a return run and an UK tour. It has since gone on a major international tour including dates at Sydney Theatre and BAM in New York.
Produced by Kate McGrath
""One of the highlights of the year. A show that makes you gasp with its visual and gymnastic ingenuity. A knockout combination of intelligence and dramatic darling.""
""An 85 minute masterpiece.""