Family theatre shows this Christmas: Top 5

Now that Halloween and Bonfire night are over, the countdown for Christmas begins so why not enjoy one of the top 5 family theatre shows this winter! Embrace the Christmas spirit and treat your family and loved ones to see a theatre show in London this winter. Enjoy a magical festive night together by seeing a heartwarming Christmas theatre show. Make sure you book soon so you don’t miss out on the most popular shows. Below are the top 5 family theatre shows in London that think you and your family will love this winter to get you in the Christmas spirit.

5) Santa’s New Sleigh 
This play is a perfect family theatre show with younger children where the audience can help save Christmas. Santa’s sleigh has gone missing and it is down to the elves, Sprocket and Dibs and the audiences participation to create a new sleigh in time otherwise Christmas might not happen. There is audience involvement, sing along and a present for every child that comes! This is a great show to get your children excited for the night when Santa will come and a perfect Christmas treat for all the family.

family theatre shows4) Stick Man
From the creators of Gruffalo, the popular children’s book Stick Man theatre show is back for the festive season. The award-winning production is touching, funny and wonderfully imaginative. Playing at the Leister Square theatre, Stick Man is full of puppetry, songs, music and dancing, perfect for all the family to enjoy this winter.

3) A Christmas Carol with Simon Callow
One of the most popular Christmas stories, Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol is known by grown ups and children all around the world as the classic Christmas tale. Simon Callow, a much-loved actor, returns to Dickens’ A Christmas Carol at the Arts theatre in London. This play is great for families to enjoy the traditional and classical tale of Christmas where you can see Scrooge from the present, past and future and is a perfect family theatre show.

family theatre shows2) The Railway Children
Playing at the Kings Cross theatre in London, the Railway Children is back for a second season running until the New Year. This classic novel has been adapted into an amazing rare production including a real steam train! This makes the audience feel part of the story, creating a unique and feel-good experience. The Railway Children theatre show is a perfect family theatre shows families over the Christmas period to enjoy some festive magic. The Railway Children is set to be one of the most popular shows in London this Christmas period.

1) The Snowmanfamily theatre shows
The number one theatre show has to go to The Snowman, which is an all time Christmas family favourite. Playing at the Peacock theatre, this London theatre show takes the audience to a winter wonderland, which follows the story of a boy and his magical snowman and the adventures they encounter. With the well-known and popular songs including Walking in the Air performed by a live band, this is the perfect theatre show in London to see this winter and make the whole family feel festive and cheerful.

Make sure you book your tickets now to ensure you and your family enjoys one of these family theatre shows as a treat this winter by seeing a classic Christmas theatre show in London. Book direct at