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Charlie launches Imagination Awards

Thu 26 Nov 2015

Charlie And The Chocolate Factory is launching two brand new awards to encourage young people to engage with the creative process of making theatre, including a prize for budding costume and set designers.

King’s Cross Theatre hits extend

Fri 13 Nov 2015

The King’s Cross Theatre’s pair of popular productions – Olivier Award-winning hit The Railway Children and critically acclaimed musical In The Heights – have both extended their journeys in the capital until 10 April 2016.

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A day in the life: I Want My Hat Back

Wed 25 Nov 2015

Bowl cuts, coffee, parades and skipping; it’s all in a day in the life of I Want My Hat Back’s Steven Webb. Check out his photo diary documenting an average working day in the National Theatre’s hit family show.

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The Railway Children

A truly unique theatrical experience, The Railway Children returns to London after winning the Olivier Award for Best Entertainment. Don't miss your chance to join Bobbie, Peter and Phyllis on the adventure of a lifetime as they tell the story of how they became The Railway Children.

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Kids Week

Kids Week 2015 has now come to a close. We want to say a huge thanks to every one of the thousands of Kids Week participants who saw a show and took part in the many activities on offer. We'll be back next year so stay tuned for all the latest news on Official London Theatre!

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Get Into London Theatre on sale soon!

Our hugely popular new year ticket promotion Get Into London Theatre will return for 2016, offering incredible cut-price deals for more than 40 of London’s hottest productions, including many family favourites. Tickets go on sale on 8 December for performances from 1 January to 12 February.

Family Shows

The Ballad Of Robin Hood

Mon 30 Nov 2015

Robin Hood meets Game Of Thrones in Tacit Theatre’s immersive family adventure at Southwark Playhouse.

A Christmas Carol

Tue 01 Dec 2015

This heart-warming family production brings the Christmas-hating Scrooge to the Rose Theatre Kingston for the festive season.

Dick Whittington & His Cat

Tue 01 Dec 2015

Raucous laughter, loud cheering and even louder booing are all compulsory in Wilton’s Music Hall’s first ever pantomime.

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