What’s On at Half Moon

Spring2016-Cover-150Half Moon’s spring season is now on sale – see below for all the exciting shows coming soon. Take a look at our season brochure online.


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Experience quality children’s theatre for less with Half Moon at our Limehouse venue. We’re proud to keep our tickets affordable at just £6 each, some of the cheapest theatre tickets in London.

Half Moon’s regular season of children’s theatre and theatre for young people runs from September to April at our East London venue. We programme some shows and special events during the rest of the year, but on a less frequent basis. See the events below for what’s on in East London at Half Moon this week and beyond.

If you are a school or other community group looking to book a show, please see our Schools Shows page. It is often possible to programme an additional performance of one of our Half Moon presents shows, at Half Moon or your own setting.

Please note: Age ranges are recommended by the visiting companies. They serve as a guide only and we welcome siblings or other children from outside of the age range.

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Flyaway Katie

Age range: 2 - 7
Date: Sat 13 Feb
Join Katie in a show bursting with colour, movement and surprises, with puppets of varying sizes acting out the story.

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Age range: 6 months - 4
Date: Sat 20 Feb
Audiences are invited to watch and play as all that glitters unfolds before their very eyes!

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Handa’s Hen

Age range: 2 - 5
Date: Sat 27 Feb
Join Handa and Akeyo on another exciting adventure in their Kenyan home.

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Need a Little Help

Age range: 3 - 7
Date: Thu 3 - Sat 5 Mar
This moving and uplifting show explores what it means to look after someone else when you are young.

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Map of Me

Age range: 13+
Date: Thu 10 Mar
This emotional and heartfelt story of migration reveals one girl’s hopeful journey into a new life.

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Tom Thumb

Age range: 4 - 9
Date: Sat 12 Mar
An epic tale about the smallest hero in the world.

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The Girl and the Giraffe

Age range: 3 - 6
Date: Sat 19 Mar
Charming puppetry and beautiful storytelling combine in this sensitive show about wellbeing and friendship.

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Big Wow Small Wonder

Age range: 4 - 8
Date: Fri 13 May
Told with huge helpings of humour, poetry and original music this is a tall story about the wonders of being small.

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