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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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Wicked

Apollo Victoria Theatre

4.7/5 - based on 5600 reviews - (Read reviews) 4.7 5600 reviews Tickets from £25.00
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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 1117 reviews - (Read reviews) 4.7 1117 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,25 May 2025
  • Running time: 2 hours 40 minutes
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Sister Act tickets Opens 15 Mar 2024 Opens 15 March 2024 Sister Act

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 £15.00
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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 6390 reviews - (Read reviews) 4.8 6390 reviews Tickets from £35.00
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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: Saturday,19 October 2024
  • Running time: 2h 30m (incl. interval)
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Mamma Mia!

Novello Theatre

4.8/5 - based on 4467 reviews - (Read reviews) 4.8 4467 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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Kiss Me Kate tickets Opens 4 Jun 2024 Opens 4 June 2024 Kiss Me Kate

Kiss Me Kate

Barbican Theatre

5/5 - based on 6 reviews - (Read reviews) 5 6 reviews Tickets from £35.00
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If you’re a musical theatre fan you’ll love Kiss Me Kate, a classic take on Shakespeare’s Taming of the Shrew, complete with a suite of delicious Cole Porter tunes, gangsters, romance, comedy and thrills. It’s an enduringly popular show loved by millions, and it’s back for another run courtesy of Bartlett Sher. The production heads to the Barbican Theatre in Summer 2025.
  • Opens: Tuesday, 4 June 2024
    Booking until: Saturday,14 September 2024
  • Running time: 2h 40min (inc. interval)
  • Starring: Adrian Dunbar, Stephanie J. Block
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Back to The Future the Musical

Adelphi Theatre

4.8/5 - based on 691 reviews - (Read reviews) 4.8 691 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,22 December 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 1254 reviews - (Read reviews) 4.9 1254 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, 8 September 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 137 reviews - (Read reviews) 4.8 137 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,16 February 2025
  • Running time: Approx. 2 hours 30 minutes
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ABBA Voyage

Abba Arena

4.9/5 - based on 297 reviews - (Read reviews) 4.9 297 reviews Tickets from £66.00
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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: Sunday, 5 January 2025
  • Running time: 1 hour 30 minutes (no interval)
  • Playing at: Abba Arena
  • Booking until: Sunday, 5 January 2025
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My Neighbour Totoro

Barbican Theatre

4.9/5 - based on 20 reviews - (Read reviews) 4.9 20 reviews Tickets from £132.00
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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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The Little Big Things

Soho Place Theatre (@sohoplace)

5/5 - based on 13 reviews - (Read reviews) 5 13 reviews Tickets from £65.00
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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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Alegria - Cirque du Soleil

Royal Albert Hall

4.3/5 - based on 4 reviews - (Read reviews) 4.3 4 reviews Tickets from £60.00
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Cirque du Soleil Alegria – Sheer magic!

Alegria is an all-time Cirque du Soleil classic. To celebrate the show’s 25th anniversary, it has been beautifully re-imagined for a new generation. Through an unforgettable soundtrack, exciting acrobatics, surreal costumes, extraordinary sets and playful humour, Alegria delivers an emotionally immersive experience full of joy and hope. This really is an awesome show.

  • Booking until: Sunday, 3 March 2024
  • Running time: 2 hour 15 minutes (incl. interval)
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Bronco Billy

Charing Cross Theatre

4.8/5 - based on 5 reviews - (Read reviews) 4.8 5 reviews Tickets from £15.00
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Bronco Billy – A stage version of the 1980 movie

Bronco Billy is inspired by the excellent Warner Bros. motion picture written by Dennis Hackin and starring Clint Eastwood, on stage thanks to a special arrangement with Warner Bros. Theatre Ventures. It’s also an award-winner of a new Wild West show, a wonderfully lively comedy with the big West End favourite Emily Benjamin playing Antoinette. Bronco Billy The Musical is due at the West End’s Charing Cross Theatre from 23rd January to 7th April 2024, so don’t miss it.

  • Booking until: Sunday, 7 April 2024
  • Running time: TBC
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