The Snowman
Opens Nov 23 1h 30m
The Snowman

The Snowman London Reviews and Tickets

(33 Ratings)
Members say
Delightful, Enchanting, Entertaining, Clever, Must see

About the Show

Raymond Briggs' beloved book about a little boy and a magical snowman is adapted for the stage.

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Show-Score Member Reviews (22)

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156 Reviews | 5 Followers
Sublime cast, Exciting, Joyous, Greaceful, Ethereal

See it if you enjoy the book/looking for alternative to panto Expressive score, ballet, contemporary dance, festive feel, iconic story, amazing cast.

Don't see it if …I can’t think of a reason not to see it.

52 Reviews | 6 Followers
Delightful, Entertaining, Enchanting, Clever, Touching

See it if Raymond Briggs the snowman is wonderful to see live on stage. It put you in the Christmas spirit and even after all these years still lovely

Don't see it if You don’t like Animated musicals

115 Reviews | 6 Followers
Enchanting, Christmas, Charming

See it if you want the ultimate feel-good Christmas experience

Don't see it if you do not want to be surrounded by over-excited children

56 Reviews | 4 Followers
Entertaining, Great staging, Enchanting, Delightful, Absorbing

See it if You want to get into the Christmas spirit! Fun story and lovely dancing with a classic score!

Don't see it if You don’t want to be in a theatre with lots of children.

33 Reviews | 0 Followers
Lazy, Underwhelming, Dated, Cliched, Banal

See it if You want something nostalgic.

Don't see it if You want to see quality choreography and any live singing. You are expecting good effects. It felt very cheap.

15 Reviews | 0 Followers
Ambitious, Entertaining, Enchanting, Delightful, Clever

See it if You want to let your young one see a entertaining show

Don't see it if You don't wish to be entertained

16 Reviews | 0 Followers
Enchanting, Entertaining, Delightful, Clever, Absorbing

See it if You love the traditional story. Like ballet

Don't see it if Don’t like ballet

11 Reviews | 0 Followers
Slow, Fluffy, Great staging

See it if If you like the original and flying!

Don't see it if You don't like a very gentle show

Critic Reviews (4)

November 20th, 2023
For a previous production

“The Snowman’ is the epitome of Christmas cheer, welcoming the winter season with its creative imagining for children and adults alike.”
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London Theatre
November 26th, 2023
For a previous production

“Ruari Murchison’s designs bring the picture book to life, right down...Some elements do feel dated, like the very binary gender roles. But otherwise this lovingly crafted show holds up as a gentle Christmas treat – one that lets your imagination take flight.”
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Time Out London
November 28th, 2022
For a previous production

"A quarter of a century years on, 'The Snowman' is still one of the best shows in London to take a pre-schooler has a kernel of something magical that can transport you to a childlike world of imagination and touch your heart – no matter how old you've become."
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Everything Theatre (UK)
November 20th, 2023
For a previous production

“One of the best things about The Snowman is the music, especially when there’s no speech...We had a lovely time, and it was clear that all the children around were completely in awe of what they’d witnessed, and ultimately, that’s what it’s all about.”
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