Theatre News

Brodie Donougher in Billy Elliot The Musical at the Victoria Palace Theatre (Photo: Alastair Muir)
  • Wed 19 Nov 2014

    Billy Elliot welcomes 39th young star

    Blackpool-based Brodie Donougher will become the 39th young performer to take on the iconic title role in Stephen Daldry’s hit production of Billy Elliot The Musical when he steps on stage at the Victoria Palace Theatre for the first time today.

  • Thu 13 Nov 2014

    Donmar launches prize for teenagers

    Covent Garden’s Donmar Warehouse has launched One Take Shakespeare, a new competition calling for young women aged between 13 and 18 to perform a male speech from any of the Bard’s works.

  • Tue 11 Nov 2014

    Santa set for magical London journey

    Proving himself to be the busiest man in the world, Santa Claus will impressively fit a tour of London theatres into his festive schedule this year with a brand new family show arriving just in time for the season to be jolly.

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  • Sharon D Clarke and Kat B in rehearsal for Hackney Empire's Mother Goose (Photo: Robert Workman)
    Wed 19 Nov 2014

    In rehearsal: Mother Goose

    Take one golden egg, a touch of Olivier Award-winning magic, a large helping of talented young performers and the expertise of a venue famous for its festive offerings. Mix it all together and you might just have the perfect recipe for a winning panto…

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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!

  • West End Wednesdays

    TKTS' West End Wednesdays returns

    TKTS' West End Wednesdays is back for November, offering you an incredible selection of half-price shows every Wednesday in person at the award-winning booth. There are plenty of family shows on offer, so check out the website today for full details.

Family Shows

  • Dick Whittington And His Cat

    The Lyric Hammersmith’s panto returns for a sixth spectacular year. This time it’s Dick Whittington And His Cat heading to W6 for some annual festive fun.

  • The Lion, The Witch And The Wardrobe

    Step inside a spectacular world of mythical creatures, sparkling spells and an epic battle between good and evil.

  • The Wind In The Willows

    Will Tuckett’s Olivier Award-winning production of The Wind In The Willows returns for a second festive season in the West End, starring Alan Titchmarsh.