What’s On at Half Moon

autumn2015coverall-150Half Moon’s autumn 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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The Elves and the Shoemaker

Age range: 3+
Date: Sat 26 Sep
Beautiful puppets, sublime music, a kaleidoscope of miniature shoes and a comic mouse, make this a magical must-see.

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Fun Palaces

Age range: All ages welcome
Date: Sat 3 Oct
A free family fun day taking place in all the nooks and crannies of our building from 10am-4pm.

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Mr Tiger Goes Wild

Age range: 3+
Date: Sat 10 Oct
Join Mr Tiger on a rocking musical adventure full of fun and laughter as he journeys from the city to the jungle.

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Map of Me

Age range: Under 13s not recommended
Date: 12 - 17 Oct
From baking deserts to snow angels, this emotional & heartfelt journey reveals a compelling story of forced migration.

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Where Caterpillars Go

Age range: 2-5
Date: Sat 24 Oct
Follow an inquisitive caterpillar into a beautiful garden in this fun and visually striking show.

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Snow Child

Age range: 3-7
Date: Sat 31 Oct
As autumn leaves fall we bring you a magical story about family, love and the power of dreams.

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Our Teacher’s a Troll

Age range: 7+
Date: 2 - 5 Nov
Two terrible twins with a talent for turmoil rule their school with terror and tyranny.

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Bear & Butterfly

Age range: 4-7
Date: Sat 7 Nov
Puppetry, live music and beautiful storytelling combine in this charming tale about love, loss and friendship.

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Circles in the Sand

Age range: 0-3
Date: Sat 14 Nov
An intimate, imaginative and captivating play for the very young.

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