Over 35 of London’s biggest shows have joined the line-up for this year’s popular Kids Week event in August.
Now in its 19th year, the annual London theatre initiative – running for the entire month of August – has enlisted a wide range of major productions which will offer free tickets to performances.
During the event one child aged 16 or under can go free to participating shows when accompanied by an adult paying full price. In addition, two extra children can attend the performance for half price and there are no booking, postage or transaction fees.
Tickets will go on sale at 10am on 14 June for performances from 1 until 31 August.
As well as offering tickets from shows as different as The Gruffalo, Wicked and American Idiot, Kids Week will offer a variety of activities. Kids Week ticket holders will also be able to take advantage of a number of Kids Go Free deals on dining, tours and workshops.
The shows taking part in Kids Week 2016 are:
Under 5s – The Gruffalo; The Tiger Who Came To Tea.
All ages 5+ – Beautiful – The Carole King Musical; Charlie and the Chocolate Factory; Disney’s The Lion King*; Horrible Histories – The Best of Barmy Britain; James and the Giant Peach; Mamma Mia!; Matilda The Musical*.
The Secret Garden; Stomp; The Railway Children; That’s Entertainment
All ages 7+ – The Bodyguard; Bugsy Malone; Guys and Dolls; Impossible; Les Misérables; The Mousetrap; The Phantom Of The Opera; The Play That Goes Wrong; Show Boat; Thriller Live; Vamos Cuba!; Wicked.
Parental Guidance – 1984; American Idiot; The Comedy About a Bank Robbery*; The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time; The Go-Between; Hobson’s Choice; In The Heights; Jersey Boys; Kinky Boots; Little Shop of Horrors; The Woman in Black.