creative team

Creative Director
Lysander Ashton, 59 Productions

Damon Albarn

Lead Producer
Toby Coffey, National Theatre

Technical Director & Lead Creative
Ollie Lindsey, Play Nicely


59 Productions Team

Creative Director
Lysander Ashton

Senior Animator
Marco Sandeman
Zsolt Balogh 

Facial Motion Capture Consultants
Spider Jar

Related Projects

fabulous VR

National Theatre, 59 Productions, Play Nicely


fabulous is inspired by, the National Theatre’s new musical created by Damon Albarn, Moira Buffini and Rufus Norris, inspired by Lewis Carroll’s iconic Alice in Wonderland. It is the first Virtual Reality experience the National has ever offered its audiences.

Wearing an Oculus Rift, users tumble down the rabbit hole and land in's Sunshine Garden – a vibrant world with a unique soundscape. As the full multicolour brilliance of is revealed, the Cheshire Cat hovers above, serenading you to fabulous, an original composition by Damon Albarn with lyrics by Moira Buffini.

fabulous has been selected for the prestigious New Frontier section at the 2016 Sundance Film Festival, which champions storytelling at the crossroads of film, art and new media technologies. fabulous is a first of its kind collaboration between the National Theatre, 59 Productions and Play Nicely with Production Partner Mahdi Yahya, Managing Director of Room One.

UK audiences can experience fabulous as part of enter, a free digital exhibition at the National Theatre (2 December – 30 April). The exhibition features specially-created immersive experiences inspired by, a coming-of-age adventure exploring the blurred boundaries between our online and offline lives.


Fabulous VR - Download the App



Fabulous VR - Sundance Laurel


Fabulous VR - Sundance Laurel