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Kids Week is back this August with over 30 London shows participating

Tickets on sale 10am Wednesday 30 June at officiallondontheatre.com/kids-week  Kids Week is #BackOnStage and this much loved, long-running initiative is the perfect way to introduce your family to the magic of live theatre over the summer holidays – from hit musicals and plays to comedies and family favourites. Kids Week tickets go on sale at 10am …

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Car Park Party Show – Is a Drive Thru Theatre Show the perfect ‘Covid- secure’ family trip out?

The perfect Covid- secure family day out? If you’re anything like us, you may be really excited about restrictions easing, but have slight trepidation about mixing too much! Cue perfect solution – a drive through theatre experience. We’re really excited to be taking our family to a car park party show in a few weeks …

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Fantastically Great Women Who Changed the World premieres this Autumn

This Brand new kickass-pirational pop musical Fantastically Great Women Who Changed the World premieres this Autumn! The world premiere of a brand new kickass-pirational pop musical will burst into life at the Mayflower Mast Studio this Autumn as the Fantastically Great Women take to the stage to tell their stories. From the producer of SIX, …

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The Snow Queen by Iris Theatre

Like many families, we are missing our annual Christmas trips to the theatre.  Theatres and the entertainment sector have been hit hard during COVID 19 and it has been interesting to see how creative approaches have been taken to continue to keep theatre alive. The Snow Queen: An Online, Storytelling Adventure, by Iris Theatre takes families on …

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Festive Cheer with Sleeping Beauty at The Dukes

Families can enjoy some festive cheer at The Dukes this Christmas as the Lancaster venue have announced a brand new, socially distanced production of Sleeping Beauty.  Performed in the Round from December 11-31, this inventive and exciting new take on the classic tale is co-written and co-directed by Sarah Punshon and Daniel Bye.   Sleeping Beauty also reunites …

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A Christmas Carol announced at the Liverpool Playhouse this winter

Christmas is coming…and the Liverpool Playhouse is set to stage a festive treat for Liverpool audiences this winter, with an adaptation of Charles Dickens’ festive classic A Christmas Carol from 4-24 December. A small cast of actors will perform in Patrick Barlow’s (The 39 Steps) witty and joyous adaptation of the 19th century story, directed by Gemma Bodinetz …

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The King and I Theatre Review | Liverpool Empire

Last night I went to the Liverpool Empire to watch the simply beautiful King and I theatre show. This unmissable production of THE KING AND I, follows a critically acclaimed Broadway smash hit run and a sell out record breaking season at the world famous London Palladium. It is on at the Liverpool Empire from …

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Review of On Your Feet at Liverpool Empire | Musical about Emilio and Gloria Estefan

Rise above the storms and get “on your feet”! Last night in the aftermath of Storm Dennis, and Ciara before that, my friend and I escaped to the warmer climes of Miami courtesy of the Liverpool Empire Theatre and the hit show “On Your Feet”.  For those of you who don’t recognise the title track, …

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The Snow Queen at the Rose Theatre, Kingston

The Snow Queen at the Rose Theatre, Kingston Friday 6 December to Sunday 5 January 2020 Ciaran McConville’s productions at the Rose Theatre are now a Christmas tradition for our family. Like its predecessors, The Snow Queen provided an evening full of Christmas wonderment for myself, my husband, and our three daughters aged 10, 7 …

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Review: Peter Pan, Pantomime Liverpool Empire 2019

Press night of Peter Pan at the Liverpool empire sadly left me feeling a bit flat. After last years Jack and the Beanstalk which I loved (despite myself) this years Peter Pan didn’t seem to quite do it for me or the kids. I’ll précis this review questioning whether we weren’t in quite the right …

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Review | The 2019 Everyman Rock ‘n’ Roll panto Sleeping Beauty

We’ve been going to this panto religiously for the last 5 years. Our neighbours introduced it to us when we first moved to Liverpool 12 years ago, and save for a break when the kids were tiny we’ve been going every year. The Everyman Rock ‘n’ Roll panto is a Liverpool institution and once bitten …

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English National Ballet’s Nutcracker at Liverpool Empire

Last night we had the enormous pleasure of going to see the English National Ballet’s Nutcracker at the Empire Theatre in Liverpool. I must start by saying I am slightly biased, having done ballet from age 4 – 18, but even those new to Ballet couldn’t help but be blown away by this performance.  For …

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