Family-friendly (NY Reviews) (47)

London theatre shows fit for all the family!

From Disney classics like 'The Lion King', to stage adaptations of beloved children's books by David Walliams, family-friendly theatre is a popular choice for families looking to head into London's theatreland.
Let Show-Score's community of avid theatre fans tell you the best London theatre shows for families! Read London Theatre reviews from our members and their picks for the best children's family shows running in London right now!

93
Must See!
246 Reviews
Ends Jan 2023
London: West End
Olivier Award-winning show inspired by the true events which took place following the 9/11 attacks.
91
Must See!
80 Reviews
Ends Jan 2023
London: West End

Olivier Award nominated revival of the classic musical staged by Disney and Sir Cameron Mackintosh.

89
Excellent
109 Reviews
Open run
London: West End

Disney's 1994 animated film is brought to life in an award-winning theatrical experience.

88
Excellent
263 Reviews
Open run
London: Victoria

Stephen Schwartz's long-running hit musical about the untold story of the Witches of Oz. 

87
Excellent
76 Reviews
Open run
London: West End

The eighth story in the Harry Potter series told in an epic 2-part play. Winner of 9 Olivier Awards.

86
Excellent
93 Reviews
Open run
London: West End

Samantha Barks stars as Elsa in Disney's magical stage adaptation of the hit 2013 film.

85
Excellent
65 Reviews
Ends Apr 2023
London: West End

Olivier Award-winning comedy where everything goes wrong for the Cornley Polytechnic Drama Society!

85
Excellent
61 Reviews
Ends Apr 2023
London: West End

Olivier Award winning musical about Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons returns to the West End.

85
Excellent
27 Reviews
Opens Jul 15
London: Barbican

A revival of Cole Porter and P.G. Wodehouse's award-winning musical comedy set on a passenger ship.

84
Great
100 Reviews
Open run
London: West End

A magical stage adaptation of Roald Dahl's popular children's book. Winner of 7 Olivier Awards.

83
Great
9 Reviews
Ends Dec 2022
London: West End

Olivier Award-winning comedy group stage a brand new improvised musical every night!

83
Great
1 Review
Opens Nov 12
London: Southwark

Dickens' classic Christmas tale about Scrooge and the Ghosts of Past, Present, and Future.

80
Great
51 Reviews
Open run
London: West End

Agatha Christie's mystery drama has been entertaining audiences for a record-breaking 70 years. 

77
Good
39 Reviews
Ends Aug 27
London: West End

Award-winning revival production of Lerner and Loewe's beloved musical comedy transfers to London.

68
Middling
7 Reviews
Ends Jul 23
London: Hammersmith

The award-winning whirlwind comedy about a corpse used to win a war returns.

62
Middling
47 Reviews
Ends Oct 2022
London: West End

Peter Andre stars in a new production of the classic American High School musical.

Unreviewed
Ends Jul 17
London: Stratford

A brand new pop musical which celebrates the lives of the incredible women from our history books. 

88
Excellent
2 Reviews
Opens Jul 19
London: Hammersmith

A spirit-lifting musical adaptation of the hit film of the same name produced by Whoopi Goldberg.

85
Excellent
4 Reviews
Ends Sep 2022
London: West End

Disney's heart-warming story about charming Belle and the cold-hearted Beast transfers to London.

72
Good
1 Review
Opens Dec 15
London: West End

English National Ballet's acclaimed production of a festive favourite.

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34
Bad
1 Review
Opens Aug 24
London: Kingston

A magical musical stage adaptation of Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler's classic picture book.

Unreviewed
Opens Aug 16
London: Hammersmith

Join the beloved caterpillar & friends for a fun adventure in this stage adaptation of Eric Carle's children's…

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Unreviewed
Opens Jul 07
London: Richmond

Olivier award-nominated production written by the UK’s best-selling children's author, David Walliams.

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Unreviewed
Opens Dec 05
London: Wimbledon

The Dickens Theatre Company's mishap-laden take on Dickens' Christmas classic.

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