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Kids and Family Shows in London

Give your family and kids the gift of live theatre and see their faces light up as they live and breathe the vivid drama, spectacular acting, singing and dancing. We sell low cost tickets for everything from all-time family favourites that have been running continually for years to brand new shows, comedies, fantasies, celebrity-studded musicals, special children's shows, dance, ballet and classical music performances. There's nothing quite like live entertainment. Whatever your choice, and whatever the occasion, your kids will love visiting one of the West End's beautiful theatres for a big night out.

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Potted Panto

Wilton's Music Hall

4.4/5 - based on 14 reviews - (Read reviews) 4.4 14 reviews Tickets from £10.00
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Seven classic pantomimes in 70 hilarious minutes! The Olivier Award nominated festive celebration Potted Panto is back for four weeks only.

  • Booking until: Saturday, 30 December 2023
  • Running time: 70 minutes
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Apollo Victoria Theatre

4.7/5 - based on 5531 reviews - (Read reviews) 4.7 5531 reviews Tickets from £30.00
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Based on the 1995 Gregory Maguire novel, Wicked: The Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West, this multi-award winning show is packing the house to the rafters every night, dubbed Best Musical of the Decade by Entertainment Weekly.
  • Booking until: Sunday, 15 December 2024
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Matilda The Musical

Cambridge Theatre

4.7/5 - based on 1097 reviews - (Read reviews) 4.7 1097 reviews Tickets from £24.00
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The terrible parents of Matilda Wormwood, who is five years old, are completely uninterested in their daughter. But she’s a gifted child who taught herself to read at age three and devours both adults’ and childrens’ books from her local library with devilish joy. Matilda the Musical tells the story of this very special little girl and her battles against the weird world of grown-ups.
  • Booking until: Sunday, 15 December 2024
  • Running time: 2 hours 40 minutes
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The Snowman

Peacock Theatre

4.7/5 - based on 28 reviews - (Read reviews) 4.7 28 reviews Tickets from £20.00
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You know the song – everyone does. You've seen the animated film. You have read the book. Maybe you've experienced all three? Now it's time to treat the family to the theatre production, a wonderful bitter-sweet, feel-good show that has been delighting audiences of every age since 1986, and is still going strong.
  • Booking until: Saturday, 30 December 2023
  • Running time: 1hr 50m (incl. 1 interval)
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Sister Act

Dominion Theatre

4.6/5 - based on 19 reviews - (Read reviews) 4.6 19 reviews Tickets from £24.00
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Get you laughing gear and give it a good polish... it's time for the musical version of the hilarious 1992 movie Sister Act. There's magical music by Alan Menken, dazzling lyrics by Glenn Slater, a fabulous book by Bill and Cheri Steinkellner, and lots of extra book material by Douglas Carter Beane. It's back in the West End in 2024, and it's going to be huge fun.
  • Opens: Friday, 15 March 2024
    Booking until: Saturday, 31 August 2024
  • Running time: 2 hours 30 minutes (incl. interval)
  • Starring: Alexandra Burke, Beverley Knight
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Shrek The Musical tickets Opens 19 Jul 2024 Opens 19 July 2024 Shrek The Musical

Shrek The Musical

Eventim Apollo

4.5/5 - based on 134 reviews - (Read reviews) 4.5 134 reviews Tickets from £24.00
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Join Shrek, our hilarious and spectacularly grumpy hero, as he enjoys the adventure of a lifetime, tasked with rescuing the lovely Princess Fiona from her tower prison which is guarded by a fierce fire breathing dragon. It’s silly, funny, romantic, dramatic… everything you could want from top class on-stage family entertainment.
  • Opens: Friday, 19 July 2024
    Booking until: Sunday, 5 January 2025
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The Lion King

Lyceum Theatre

4.8/5 - based on 6274 reviews - (Read reviews) 4.8 6274 reviews Tickets from £45.00
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The multi-award winning musical, The Lion King, continues to wow audiences night after night with amazing puppets and stage sets, a heart-warming storyline, incredible choreography and a musical score that hits the mark every time.

  • Booking until: Sunday, 2 June 2024
  • Running time: 2h 30m (incl. interval)
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Crazy For You

Gillian Lynne Theatre

4.9/5 - based on 170 reviews - (Read reviews) 4.9 170 reviews Tickets from £15.00
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Dance across to the Gillian Lynne Theatre for an unmissable revival of Crazy For You. Starring the Olivier-nominated Charlie Stemp, Drama Desk Award winner Tom Edden and star of Wicked, Carly Anderson. A huge hit with critics and audiences, don't miss this "Spine-tingling musical" (The Guardian).

  • Booking until: Friday, 12 January 2024
  • Running time: 2 hours 45 min (incl. interval)
  • Starring: Charlie Stemp
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Mamma Mia!

Novello Theatre

4.8/5 - based on 4347 reviews - (Read reviews) 4.8 4347 reviews Tickets from £14.75
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If you love one-time Eurovision winners Abba, you’ll adore Mamma Mia! Twenty two of the ‘70s supergroup’s biggest hits are brought into play to tell the funny, romantic tale of bride Sophie and her wayward mother Donna. Join 45 million fans and enjoy this superbly uplifting show, perfect for the whole family!
  • Booking until: Saturday, 28 September 2024
  • Running time: 2 hours 35 mins (incl. interval)
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Elf the Musical

Dominion Theatre

4.6/5 - based on 200 reviews - (Read reviews) 4.6 200 reviews Tickets from £27.50
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Elf is a musical based on the 2003 smash hit motion picture of the same name, with a score by Matthew Sklar and Chad Beguelin. There's an hilarious book by Bob Martin and Thomas Meehan, also based on the film, and the musical ran and ran on Broadway as well as touring the USA to great popular acclaim. And now it's coming here again.
  • Booking until: Saturday, 6 January 2024
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Peter Pan Goes Wrong

Lyric Theatre

4.8/5 - based on 51 reviews - (Read reviews) 4.8 51 reviews Tickets from £18.00
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Mischief, creators of the multi award-winning sell-out success The Play That Goes Wrong, The Comedy About A Bank Robbery and the BBC TV series The Goes Wrong Show, return to the West End with their riotous spin on a timeless classic, the smash hit comedy Peter Pan Goes Wrong.

  • Booking until: Sunday, 14 January 2024
  • Running time: 2 hours including 1 interval
  • Playing at: Lyric Theatre
  • Booking until: Sunday, 14 January 2024
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Back to The Future the Musical

Adelphi Theatre

4.8/5 - based on 592 reviews - (Read reviews) 4.8 592 reviews Tickets from £23.00
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BACK TO THE FUTURE THE MUSICAL - the "Whacking great hit of spectacle, entertainment and nostalgia" (The Mail on Sunday) is playing in the West End. The award-winning musical, based on the 1985 blockbuster film and pop culture phenomenon has been adapted for the staged by the movie's creators Bob Gale and Robert Zemeckis.

  • Booking until: Sunday, 21 July 2024
  • Running time: 2 hours 40 minutes (incl. interval)
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Frozen the Musical

Theatre Royal Drury Lane

4.9/5 - based on 1171 reviews - (Read reviews) 4.9 1171 reviews Tickets from £35.00
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Disney's animated movie Frozen has been brought to life in a spectacular musical at the Theatre Royal Drury Lane. Opening in September 2021, the stage show is just as popular as the film earning it many awards. The musical version of this movie is an unforgettable experience for all of the family to enjoy.

  • Booking until: Sunday, 2 June 2024
  • Running time: 2 hours and 15 minutes (incl. interval)
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Mrs. Doubtfire the Musical

Shaftesbury Theatre

4.8/5 - based on 92 reviews - (Read reviews) 4.8 92 reviews Tickets from £27.00
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Were you brought up on a diet of Mrs Doubtfire? The magical 1993 American comedy-drama film directed by Chris Columbus delighted millions of people of every age, created for the movie screen by Randi Mayem Singer and Leslie Dixon. Now there's a stage musical version due in London for 2021. And by all accounts it is absolutely brilliant!
  • Booking until: Sunday, 29 September 2024
  • Running time: Approx. 2 hours 30 minutes
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ABBA Voyage

Abba Arena

4.9/5 - based on 245 reviews - (Read reviews) 4.9 245 reviews Tickets from £65.00
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ABBA Voyage is the long-awaited concert from one of the biggest pop acts of all time. Featuring a setlist of hit songs, see ABBA’s avatars accompanied by a 10-piece live band, at the custom-built ABBA Arena in London.
  • Booking until: Monday, 25 November 2024
  • Running time: 1 hour 30 minutes (no interval)
  • Playing at: Abba Arena
  • Booking until: Monday, 25 November 2024
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My Neighbour Totoro

Barbican Theatre

5/5 - based on 11 reviews - (Read reviews) 5 11 reviews Tickets from £87.00
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The Royal Shakespeare Company and Executive Producer Joe Hisaishi are delighted to announce the return of My Neighbour Totoro to the Barbican. It’s all down to the Japanese creative powerhouse Studio Ghibli, whose beautiful fantasy comes to magical life on stage at London's Barbican this autumn in collaboration with Improbable and Nippon TV. No wonder My Neighbour Totoro theatre tickets are predicted to be hot property.
  • Booking until: Saturday, 23 March 2024
  • Running time: 2 hours 40 minutes (inc. interval)
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A Christmas Carol - Old Vic

Old Vic Theatre

5/5 - based on 8 reviews - (Read reviews) 5 8 reviews Tickets from £78.00
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Old Vic Artistic Director Matthew Warchus’ big-hearted, smash hit production of Charles Dickens’ immortal classic returns to The Old Vic, joyously adapted for the stage by Jack Thorne.

  • Booking until: Saturday, 6 January 2024
  • Running time: 2 hours (incl. interval)
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The Little Big Things

Soho Place Theatre (@sohoplace)

5/5 - based on 7 reviews - (Read reviews) 5 7 reviews Tickets from £24.00
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Looking for something unusual to see on the West End stage? Try this extraordinary true story about an ordinary young man. When one tiny moment changes everything, Henry is split between a past he doesn’t recognise any more and an unimaginable future. Will he be able to navigate this strange new world, grab control of his life, and keep his family together? The Little Big Things is playing at @sohoplace Theatre from 2nd September to 25th November 2023, and it’s inspiring.
  • Booking until: Saturday, 2 March 2024
  • Running time: 2h 20m (incl. interval)
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