London theatre news


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Once Upon A Mattress at The Playground Theatre

20 August 2018

The team behind the critically acclaimed, sold out UK premiere of Stephen Sondheim's 'The Frogs', are to present a new production of the hit Broadway musical 'Once Upon A Mattress'.


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Casting announced for shows at The Scoop

11 July 2018

London's Free Open Air Theatre has announced cast and crew for their new adaptations of The Wonderful Wizard of Oz and King Arthur, now in their 15th year at the outdoor amphitheatre The Scoop.


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Free theatre at The Scoop

26 May 2018

Gods and Monsters Theatre return to The Scoop this August to bring their take on the Wizard of Oz and the legend of King Arthur to the open air stage ... and it's FREE!


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Snow-Pocalypse: Friendship Never Melts at Greenwich Theatre

24 November 2017

Clowning, silliness and light-up antlers feature in a show about the last two people in the world discovering a book which tells of something called 'Christmas'!


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Family fare at Tara Theatre

31 October 2017

Find fun-filled and thoughtful family fare in Tara Theatre's autumn programme with a range of theatre, puppetry and parent and baby cinema.


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The Snowman at the Peacock Theatre

27 October 2017

Celebrating 20 spellbinding years on the West End stage, this magical version of Raymond Briggs' much-loved children's classic is a festive family favourite, and we have tickets from just £22.


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Finding Peter at Theatre N16

10 October 2017

A new Peter Pan sequel from writer Frankie Meredith will be staged at Theatre N16 in Balham in the upcoming half term for kids over 4 (and for those of us who refuse to grow up!).


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The Snowman at the Peacock Theatre

30 October 2016

Now in its 19th consecutive year on The Peacock stage, The Snowman returns for another Chistmas delighting audiences. From 23 November 2016 to 1 January 2017.


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Get Creative Family Arts Festival 2016

5 October 2016

The 2016 festival is now under way. With thousands of high-quality events right across the country, this year's festival looks set to be the biggest and the best.


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Adventure to Oz at Chickenshed Theatre

17 September 2016

The world premiere of a brand new musical this Christmas will play in Chickenshed's Rayne Theatre over the Christmas period from 23 November 2016 - 07 January 2017.


Town Hall Takeover

14 September 2016


Shoreditch Town Hall will throw open its doors for an end of autumn half term, packed programme of theatre, dance, music and art activities taking place across the entire building - Saturday 29 Oct 2016, pay what you can!


Kids Week 2016

24 August 2016


Kids Week aims to encourage young people to get involved in theatre. Booking is still open and the initiative runs throughout the month of August and until the end of the summer hols up to 7 September 2016.


punkplay

21 June 2016


Part of Punk London - a celebration of 40 years of punk heritage and influence in London - Gregory S. Moss's punkplay is heading to Southwark Playhouse from 7 September to 1 October 2016.


Dalston Children's Festival

23 May 2016


This festival, for young people under 18, is scheduled to run over two weekends on Saturday 28 May & Saturday 4 June 2016 and is the perfect way for Hackney's young people to be entertained for free!


Tales from the Shed at The Old Vic

6 May 2016


Chickenshed Theatre's 'Tales from the Shed' heads off on tour and lands at The Old Vic on 26 May 2016 - for 0-6 year-olds, the show promises to be really silly with plenty of colourful puppets.


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