What’s On at Half Moon

autumn2015coverall-150Half Moon’s autumn and spring seasons are 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.


The Boy Who Never Grew Up

Age range: 4+
Date: Sat 28 Nov
Inspired by J.M. Barrie’s classic tale, join two expert make-believers as they take you to Neverland.

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More Important Things

Age range: 8+
Date: Fri 4th Dec
More Important Things explores road safety issues in an interactive way. The play offers the audience input into the sto…

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Age range: 3-8
Date: Sat 5 Dec
A whimsical tale with traditional and contemporary puppets, inventive design and original music.

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Age range: 3-6
Date: Sat 12 Dec
Join SuperMonkey on his magical adventures with beautiful, live music, snappy raps and witty words.

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Age range: 4+
Date: Sat 12 Dec
Follow the comic escapades of the fantastical superhero Monkey as he goes in search of a great secret.

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The Singing Ringing Tree

Age range: 3-7
Date: Sat 19 Dec
A fast and funny show with humour, ingenuity, puppets and big laughs.

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Fairytales Gone Bad: Grannylocks / The Monstrous Duckling

Age range: 3+
Date: Sat 9 Jan
Join performance poet Joseph Coelho as he unravels familiar fairytales to create fresh contemporary classic.

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Fairytales Gone Bad: Zombie-rella / Blood-red Hood

Age range: 6 +
Date: Sat 9 Jan
Join performance poet Joseph Coelho as he unravels familiar fairytales to create fresh contemporary classic.

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Big Wow Small Wonder

Age range: 4 - 8
Date: Sat 16 Jan
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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