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New show added to season!

Due to demand from local primary schools, we’ve added some performances of How High? – our magical show for…

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Recipe Toffee Apple Muffins at Half Moon by Sylvia Pearson

Recipe: Toffee Apple Muffins

Toffee apple muffins - Tasty, easy to make and perfect for cooking with kids, these muffins are a delicious way to use u…

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Half Moon Theatre audience watching a play in Limehouse, East London

Children’s theatre matters –...

In the last week there have been articles by two of the top supporters of theatre for young audiences – Lyn Gardne…

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Family Arts Festival at Half Moon

Family Arts Festival 2013

Whether your half term has started or you have to wait a few more days, the Family Arts Festival has hundreds of terrifi…

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Half Term Activities in Tower Hamlets

Twenty four organisations in Half Moon’s home borough of Tower Hamlets have been contracted by the council’s Int…

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David Mott, Site Manager and Chris Elwell, Half Moon Director

Half Moon renovation – Up the scaf...

On Wednesday 9 October, Director, Chris Elwell took a trip up the extensive scaffolding surrounding the building with Da…

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Children playing at Half Moon gallery exhibition opening

Photos: Book Signings

Illustrator David Tazzyman and author Julia Jarman both attended Half Moon last week to sign books for our audiences. On…

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Boy enjoying the chalk boards at Half Moon Theatre

Half Moon in Most Welcoming Theatre runn...

Public voting has now opened to find the UK’s most welcoming theatre, as part of the My Theatre Matters! campaign and …

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David Tazzyman - Mr Gum, Cherry Tree

Book Signings at Half Moon

We’ve got some very exciting news for you about next week. Many of you will be familiar with the Mr Gum series …

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Big Red Bath musicians We Were Evergreen...

We Were Evergreen, the French trio behind Big Red Bath‘s quirky soundtrack have been featured in London fashion an…

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New season now on sale – A message...

Hello, I am delighted to welcome you to Half Moon for our latest season of professional shows. We’re pleased to be we…

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Bishop Challoner school at Transitions Summer School 2013

Tower Hamlets year 7s create play in a w...

Half Moon has brought together more than one hundred and fifty Tower Hamlets 11 year-olds over the last two weeks to cre…

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