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Children's

The Boy Who Fell Into a Book review an engrossingly surreal spectacle

The musical version of Alan Ayckbourn's play for young people is an ideal introduction to the pleasures of reading and the power of the theatre.

Hetty Feather: Live on Stage - Vaudeville Theatre

ROLL UP and join Hetty on her escape from the Foundling Hospital. TREMBLE as she faces Matron Stinking Bottomly. THRILL as she discovers the squirrel house and Tanglefields Travelling Circus. GASP as she endures a night locked in the attic. QU

Mother Goose - Hackney Empire

Imagine what you could do with a magical goose who lays priceless golden eggs? Discover what becomes of Mother Goose when she is given Princess Priscilla, a magic goose with a golden talent. Perhaps having everything she ever wanted isn’t all it’s CRA

Once in a Blue Moon - Wriggle Dance Theatre - UK Tour

It’s the moon’s birthday! He is having a party and we are all invited... But how do we get there? Join us as we journey to the moon through strange, distant lands and meet some curious characters along the way. Incorporating dance, live music and a

Jacqueline Wilson: 'I would hate to be a teenager today'

Children's author Jacqueline Wilson is as passionate as ever, finds Julia Llewellyn Smith.

The Elephantom, New London - theatre review

This charming children's play uses the puppeteering prowess of the team behind War Horse to bring to life the tale of a young girl visited by a pesky phantom elephant.

The Elephantom review the show goes off like a fireworks display

It's 15 minutes before there is an Elephantom in the room but the party animals are worth the wait in this fast-paced show.

Review: Hansel & Gretel and More Tales (Williamson Park, Lancaster)

Magical and rivals any Regent's Park production, says Michael Nunn of Hansel and Gretel and More Tales.

Hansel & Gretel - The Dukes

Join us as we head deep into the dark forest to find Hansel & Gretel, lost in an enchanted world of magic and folklore. This summer’s park show will re-discover a collection of time honoured tales told by children and adults for generations. Come with u

The Elephantom - New London Theatre

Fresh from an acclaimed sold-out season at the National Theatre, Ross Collins’ much-loved The Elephantom, will be charging into the New London Theatre for a strictly limited summer season from 30 June. Magical entertainment for young and old, The Ele