Big shows, small prices

Family Shows

With more than 50 shows participating in Get Into London Theatre, including musicals, plays and entertainment, you’re guaranteed to be spoilt for choice this winter.

All tickets are subject to availability, and may be limited on weekends. Some price points for certain shows may sell out quickly.

Please also note that the shows in the list below have all been classified as suitable for families. However, this is just a guideline and if you have any questions about the suitability of a show, please check with the theatre directly before booking.

What's on

Performance dates

Aladdin - Lyric Hammersmith Pantomime

Family friendly

Aladdin - Lyric Hammersmith Pantomime

Lyric Hammersmith
Duration
2h 15

The Lyric Hammersmith's traditional panto returns in 2016 when Aladdin flies in on his magic carpet for some festive fun in true Lyric style.

What would you do with three wishes? Fresh for 2016, the show will be full of colourful characters, live music, lots of laughs and of course the magical genie.

'No one throws a party quite like the Lyric Hammersmith' TimeOut on Panto 2015

**Please note: Recommended for those age 6+. Contains strobe lighting. All children over the age of 18 months must have a ticket. This event IS NOT located in the WEST END.

No Tickets Available

£10£20£30£40


Babe, The Sheep-Pig

Family friendly

Babe, The Sheep-Pig

Polka Theatre
Duration
1h45

Meet the little pig with big dreams this winter, in a heart-warming tale of friendship, adventure and bravery. The classic children's novel comes alive with plenty of laughter, thrills, stunning puppetry and original music.

Recommended for ages 5 – 11. 
All Ages Welcome performances are available so you can bring younger siblings. Children under the age of 4 will only be admitted to All Ages Welcome shows. 

 

Tickets

£10£20£30£40


The Comedy About A Bank Robbery

Family friendly

The Comedy About A Bank Robbery

Criterion Theatre
Duration
2h30

From the creators of The Play That Goes Wrong. One enormous diamond, eight incompetent crooks and a snoozing security guard. What could possibly go right?

Tickets

£10£20£30£40


The Curious Incident Of The Dog In The Night-Time

Family friendly

The Curious Incident Of The Dog In The Night-Time

Gielgud Theatre
Duration
2h40

The National Theatre's acclaimed production, adapted by Simon Stephens from Mark Haddon's best-selling novel. 

Suitable for theatregoers aged 11 and older; contains strong language at the very beginning of the show, and infrequently at other points during the show.

Tickets

£10£20£30£40


Roald Dahl's Fantastic Mr Fox

Family friendly

Roald Dahl's Fantastic Mr Fox

Lyric Hammersmith
Duration
tbc

Roald Dahl’s Fantastic Mr Fox is family fun at its finest. A tale of greed, pride and the power of friendship, this production for the Roald Dahl 100 celebrations promises a huge theatrical feast with live music and songs, ideal for the whole family.

Tickets

£10£20£30£40


An Inspector Calls

Family friendly

An Inspector Calls

Playhouse Theatre
Duration
1h50

J.B. Priestley’s classic thriller returns to the West End, directed by Stephen Daldry.

No Tickets Available

£10£20£30£40


Much Ado About Nothing

Family friendly

Much Ado About Nothing

Haymarket, Theatre Royal
Duration
2h40

The Royal Shakespeare Company and Chichester Festival Theatre production of Shakespeare's beloved comedy Much Ado About Nothing transfers to the West End. Youthful passions run riot and combative courtships are reignited in this riotous comedic romp - playing in repertory with Love's Labour's Lost at the Theatre Royal Haymarket.

Tickets

£10£20£30£40


Peter Pan Goes Wrong

Family friendly

Peter Pan Goes Wrong

Apollo Theatre
Duration
2h05

In a second disastrous limited West End season, the members of the Cornley Polytechnic Drama Society battle against technical hitches, flying mishaps and cast disputes. Will they ever make it to Neverland?

Tickets

£10£20£30£40


The Play That Goes Wrong

Family friendly

The Play That Goes Wrong

Duchess Theatre
Duration
2h05

Stumbling through their third catastrophic year, The Cornley Polytechnic Drama Society is putting on a 1920s murder mystery, but as the title suggests, everything that can go wrong... does!

Tickets

£10£20£30£40


We're Going On A Bear Hunt

Family friendly

We're Going On A Bear Hunt

artsdepot
Duration
55mins

Direct from a smash-hit West End and international tour, Michael Rosen’s award-winning book We’re Going On A Bear Hunt is brought vividly and noisily to the stage in director Sally Cookson’s fun-filled adaptation set to Benji Bower’s versatile lively score.

No Tickets Available

£10£20£30£40

Beautiful - The Carole King Musical

Family friendly

Beautiful - The Carole King Musical

Aldwych Theatre
Duration
2h30

The untold story of Carole King’s journey from school girl to superstar is brought to life in this award-winning musical featuring songs by the legendary singer

Tickets

£10£20£30£40


Half A Sixpence

Family friendly

Half A Sixpence

Noël Coward Theatre (Albery)
Duration
2h45

Following rave reviews and a record-breaking run in Chichester, Cameron Mackintosh and Chichester Festival Theatre's critically acclaimed hit musical transfers to the West End.

Tickets

£10£20£30£40


Kinky Boots

Family friendly

Kinky Boots

Adelphi Theatre
Duration
2h30

Winner of every major Best Musical award on Broadway and in the West End, Kinky Boots is the hottest show in town! Inspired by true events, this hilarious musical has songs by pop icon Cyndi Lauper and proves sometimes the best way to fit in is to stand out! Recommended age 8+

Tickets

£10£20£30£40


Mamma Mia!

Family friendly

Mamma Mia!

Novello Theatre
Duration
2h30

The ultimate feel-good musical! Set on a Greek island paradise, a story of love, friendship and identity is cleverly told through the timeless songs of ABBA.

Tickets

£10£20£30£40


Matilda The Musical

Family friendly

Matilda The Musical

Cambridge Theatre
Duration
2h35

Book by Dennis Kelly, music & lyrics by Tim Minchin. Inspired by the twisted genius of Roald Dahl, Matilda is the record-breaking musical masterpiece from the RSC

Tickets

£10£20£30£40


Million Dollar Quartet

Family friendly

Million Dollar Quartet

Royal Festival Hall
Duration
tbc

A worldwide smash hit, this energetic musical tells the story of the afternoon that Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis and Carl Perkins recorded some of the most iconic rock ‘n’ roll songs of all time.

No Tickets Available

£10£20£30£40


Les Misérables

Family friendly

Les Misérables

Queen's Theatre
Duration
2h50

By Alain Boublil, Claude-Michel Schönberg & Herbert Kretzmer, dir. by Trevor Nunn & John Caird. An epic tale of passion and destruction, set against the backdrop of a nation in the grip of revolution

Tickets

£10£20£30£40


Thriller Live

Family friendly

Thriller Live

Lyric Theatre
Duration
2h20

Now in its eighth sensational year in London’s West End, this spectacular international hit show celebrates the music of Michael Jackson and The Jackson 5

Tickets

£10£20£30£40


Wicked

Family friendly

Wicked

Apollo Victoria Theatre
Duration
2h45

Now celebrating ten spellbinding years in the West End, this magical musical tells the incredible untold story of the Witches of Oz.

Tickets

£10£20£30£40

Peter Pan: A New Adventure

Family friendly

Peter Pan: A New Adventure

Greenwich Theatre
Duration
tbc

Return to Neverland where Peter Pan and Hook are once again locked into battle, where the ticking of a clock might just strike fear into the heart of a pirate, and where children never grow up! It's an adventure you won't want to miss – hook your tickets today!

No Tickets Available

£10£20£30£40


Stomp

Family friendly

Stomp

Ambassadors Theatre
Duration
1h40

This multi award-winning show has a universal language of rhythm, theatre, comedy and dance. Directed by Luke Cresswell & Steve McNicholas

Tickets

£10£20£30£40

The Mad Hatter's Tea Party

Family friendly

The Mad Hatter's Tea Party

Roundhouse
Duration
2h

Acclaimed hip hop dance theatre company, ZooNation, present a gleefully off-the-wall take on the madcap characters of Lewis Carroll’s Alice’s Adventures In Wonderland.

No Tickets Available

£10£20£30£40


Nutcracker

Family friendly

Nutcracker

London Coliseum
Duration
2h15

The magical Christmas ballet for all the family. Over 100 dancers and musicians bring Nutcracker to life with exquisite dancing, beautiful sets and Tchaikovsky’s glorious score played live.

No Tickets Available

£10£20£30£40


The Red Shoes

Family friendly

The Red Shoes

Sadler's Wells
Duration
2h

Matthew Bourne's magical adaptation of the classic Powell and Pressburger film is set to a new score arranged by Terry Davies using the mesmerising music of golden-age Hollywood composer, Bernard Herrmann. 

No Tickets Available

£10£20£30£40


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