Hope has a Happy Meal
Paperback, 104 pages ISBN: 9781839042348Publication Date:
8 Jun 2023
Size: 198mm x 129mm£10.99 £8.79You save £2.20 (20%)
Ebook, 104 pages ISBN: 9781788506823Publication Date:
8 Jun 2023
£10.99 £8.79You save £2.20 (20%)
First Staged:
Royal Court Theatre, London, 2023

Hope has a Happy Meal

By Tom Fowler

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Years and years ago, Hope disappeared. Now, she's back. To find something she left behind.

But in the People's Republic of Koka Kola – a world of dwindling resources, corruption and corporate giants – what happens to Hope?

A surreal and frenetic quest through a hyper-capitalist country, Tom Fowler's play Hope has a Happy Meal premiered at the Royal Court Theatre, London, in June 2023, directed by Lucy Morrison, in a co-production with SISTER.

'Hope? Hope, is that you?'

Press Quotes

'A theatrical spectacle... Fowler's writing zips off the page'


'A poignant, offbeat satire that unfolds with the daft, disjointed logic of a dream, full of sudden, unlikely plot twists and surreal asides'

The Stage

'Tom Fowler is a writer with a knack for comedy... Hope Has a Happy Meal is part Thelma and Louise, part reverse-Wizard of Oz, balancing wit and nightmares'


'A surreal pleasure... Fowler's writing has an instantly appealing brightness and energy... a humorously lurid vision, with powerfully articulated emotions'

Arts Desk

'A surreal, engrossing satire on a world where big brands own everything... Fowler's playfully dark humour hits the spot'

Time Out

'Funny, exciting and well-written'

Reviews Hub

'Sparks with peppery wit, with an unapologetically sui generis sense of surreal black humour and plenty of humanity'

Broadway World
Paperback,104 pages ISBN: 9781839042348Publication Date:
8 Jun 2023
Size: 198mm x 129mm£10.99 £8.79You save £2.20 (20%)
Ebook,104 pages ISBN: 9781788506823Publication Date:
8 Jun 2023
£10.99 £8.79You save £2.20 (20%)

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