Family-friendly (London Reviews) (39)

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!

96
Must See!
18 Reviews
Ends Feb 04
London: Covent Garden

A new series of candlelit string quartet concerts showcasing songs from musicals.

89
Excellent
286 Reviews
Open run
London: West End

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

88
Excellent
333 Reviews
Ends Oct 2023
London: West End

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

87
Excellent
201 Reviews
Ends Jul 2023
London: West End

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

87
Excellent
551 Reviews
Open run
London: Victoria

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

85
Excellent
167 Reviews
Ends Apr 2023
London: West End

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

85
Excellent
204 Reviews
Ends Oct 2023
London: West End

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

83
Great
219 Reviews
Open run
London: West End

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

79
Good
127 Reviews
Open run
London: West End

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

Score it Buy from £21
63
Middling
165 Reviews
Opens Jun 02
London: West End

The new adaptation of the classic American High School musical returns to the West End.

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Unreviewed
Opens Apr 27
London: Southwark

The Globe presents a lively production of the well-loved Shakespearean comedy.

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Unreviewed
Opens Sep 26
London: Wimbledon

The UK tour of the Olivier Award nominated musical based on the hit 2001 movie.

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Unreviewed
Opens May 31
London: Kingston

A live theatrical show based on the BAFTA & Emmy Award-winning CBeebies TV show.

Score it Buy from £14
Unreviewed
Opens Mar 14
London: London Bridge

A sensory performance expertly created for young children.

Score it Buy from £15
Unreviewed
Opens Feb 14
London: Kingston

An adaptation of the best-selling book about a witch, her cat and their journey on a broomstick.

Unreviewed
Ends Feb 25
London: London Bridge

The revival of the Unicorn Theatre's production about the tales of the rambunctious West African and Caribbean…

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Unreviewed
Opens Apr 13
London: Wimbledon

A new family-friendly musical about the power of nature.

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Unreviewed
Opens Feb 11
London: Wimbledon

A new children's show based on the classic fairytale brought to life through puppetry and music.

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Unreviewed
Opens Mar 31
London: Wimbledon
The stage adaptation of Julia Donaldson and Lydia Monks’ children's book about a mermaid.
Score it Buy from £12
Unreviewed
Opens Feb 15
London: Wimbledon

A kids' show about balloons that teaches children about holding on and letting go.

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Unreviewed
Starts Apr 2023
London: Wimbledon

An interactive performance for 2-5-year-olds exploring how things are made.

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Unreviewed
Opens May 27
London: London Bridge

A show for children aged 6 months to 4 years bringing squirrels to life through puppetry.

Score it Buy from £12
Unreviewed
Opens May 28
London: London Bridge

Theater Artemis' surreal children's show about everything that you don’t see.

Score it Buy from £12
Unreviewed
Opens Mar 20
London: Waterloo

The National Theatre's reimagining of Shakespeare's tragedy for a young audience.