Shows for Kids (London Reviews) (45)

London theatre shows fit children!

From Disney classics like 'The Lion King', to stage adaptations of beloved children's books by David Walliams, theatre for children 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 kids! Read London Theatre reviews from our members and their picks for the best children's theatre shows running in London right now!

90
Excellent
141 Reviews
Open run
London: West End

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

90
Excellent
127 Reviews
Ends Jan 2023
London: West End

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

90
Excellent
89 Reviews
Ends Sep 03
London: Barbican

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

88
Excellent
318 Reviews
Open run
London: Victoria

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

88
Excellent
143 Reviews
Open run
London: West End

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

86
Excellent
18 Reviews
Ends Dec 2022
London: West End

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

86
Excellent
43 Reviews
Ends Jan 2023
London: West End

The acclaimed theatrical adaptation of C.S. Lewis' classic tale comes to the West End.

84
Great
104 Reviews
Ends Aug 28
London: Hammersmith

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

83
Great
123 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
39 Reviews
Ends Sep 17
London: West End

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

82
Great
2 Reviews
Opens Nov 12
London: Southwark

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

58
Middling
52 Reviews
Ends Aug 28
London: Fitzrovia

Zinnie Harris' adaptation of the beloved children's story with music by Douglas Hodge.

100
Must See!
1 Review
Ends Aug 21
London: Bankside

A new family-friendly play that takes place within the universe of 'A Midsummer Night’s Dream'.

100
Must See!
1 Review
Ends Sep 03
London: West End

In this instalment of the Horrible Histories Onstage series prepare to learn all about the Tudors.

72
Good
1 Review
Opens Dec 15
London: West End

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

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69
Middling
1 Review
Ends Sep 04
London: West End

Olivier Award nominated musical stage adaptation of Judith Kerr's beloved picture book.

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
Ends Sep 04
London: Hammersmith

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

Unreviewed
Opens Apr 04
London: Kingston

The stage adapation of Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler's beloved children's book.

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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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Unreviewed
Opens Dec 01
London: West End

The popular animated TV series is brought to life in this entertaining theatrical experience.

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Opens Nov 23
London: Hammersmith

Raymond Briggs' festive children's book is brought to life for the Lyric stage.

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Unreviewed
Opens Dec 15
London: Southwark

A festive reimagining of Hans Christian Andersen‘s fairytale.

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Unreviewed
Opens Dec 14
London: Wimbledon

A festive musical show for families starring Santa himself!