Theatre News

  • Wed 17 Dec 2014

    VAULT festival introduces family fun

    Waterloo-based arts and entertainment extravaganza VAULT Festival will for the first time ever offer three weekends of underground shows, events and activities for families in 2015.

  • Tue 16 Dec 2014

    Samuel West directs After Electra

    Acclaimed actor and director Samuel West will direct the London premiere of April de Angelis’ new play After Electra at the Tricycle Theatre next year as part of a busy 2015 season for the Kilburn venue.

  • Tue 16 Dec 2014

    The Railway Children extends London run

    The Railway Children is yet to begin previewing at the King’s Cross Theatre but the stage adaptation of E Nesbit’s much-loved story has already announced that it will be extending its run until 6 September.

Family Pass

  • Lisa Kerr in Lionboy at the Tricycle Theatre (Photo: Mark Douet)
    First Night
    Fri 19 Dec 2014


    Complicite’s first ever family show delights audiences young and old with its imaginative take on Zizou Corder’s Lionboy trilogy.

  • Family Bulletin

    Sign up for the Family Bulletin

    Our Family Bulletin is emailed to you every fortnight to keep you up-to-date with the latest show announcements, exclusive competitions, ticket deals and family friendly theatrical events.

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    Kids Week

    Kids Week 2014 was an amazing success. More than 175,000 tickets were issued and thousands of families participated in more than 60 events. Thank you to everyone who took part. We'll see you next year!

  • Get Into London Theatre

    Get Into London Theatre tickets now on sale

    Our annual ticket campaign is back for 2015 with more than 65 top London shows offering tickets for £10, £20, £30 or £40. Book now for performances from 1 January to 13 February.

Family Shows

  • Treasure Island

    Robert Louis Stevenson’s classic tale is brought to life in a new adaptation for children aged 10 and older.

  • Swan Lake

    English National Ballet’s acclaimed production of Swan Lake combines exquisite dancing, beautiful sets and Tchaikovsky’s glorious music to create an unforgettable experience of romance and drama.

  • The Polar Bears Go Wild

    The Unicorn Theatre is calling for all brave explorers to join two friendly polar bears on the adventure of a lifetime.