What’s On at Half Moon

Celebrating the very best of children’s theatre and work for young audiences at our Limehouse venue. We’re proud to keep our tickets affordable at just £7 each, some of the cheapest theatre tickets in London. Find out what’s on at the links below. For all the latest news, sign up to our e-newsletter.

Half Moon’s regular season of children’s theatre and theatre for young people runs from September to April. We programme some shows and special events during the rest of the year, but on a less frequent basis.

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.


Daughter of the Forest

Age range: All ages
Date: Sat 29 Oct
An immersive storytelling experience using shadow puppets and a life-size tiger model!

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Edinburgh Fringe Festival 2009

Rapunzel and the Tower of Doom

Age range: 4+
Date: Fri 4 Nov & Sat 5 Nov
This enchanting show promises plenty of body, volume and loads of highlights.

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Underneath a Magical Moon

Age range: 3-8
Date: Fri 11 Nov & Sat 12 Nov
Fly into a fantastical world of adventure, where the impossible seems possible.

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Maddy and the Invisible Band of Groovers

Age range: All ages
Date: Sat 19 Nov
A charming show using storytelling, puppetry and songs to celebrate diversity.

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Age range: 0-3
Date: Thu 24 - Sat 26 Nov
An intimate and playful new piece for under 3s inspired by nature and the seasons.

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Big Wow Small Wonder

Age range: 4-9
Date: Sat 3 Dec
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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People Are People

Age range: 13+
Date: Fri 9 & Mon 12 Dec
A powerful exploration of gender identity using the real words, stories and voices of young people.

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The Girl and the Giraffe

Age range: 3-6
Date: Sat 10 Dec
Charming puppetry and beautiful storytelling combine in this sensitive show about wellbeing and friendship.

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Will Pickvance - credit Paul James Gomes - 300

Anatomy of the Piano (for beginners)

Age range: All ages
Date: Sat 17 Dec
This unforgettable show features whirlwind piano playing, songs and stories.

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