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What’s on at the theatre for families?

What's On At The Theatre

At this time of the year there are lots of family theatre shows on which are perfect for a trip out with the kids. Here is a round up of some of our favourites coming up over the next few months at our local theatres. Have a look and see which take your fancy.

RSC box of delights31 October – 7 January: The Box of Delights

Royal Shakespeare Theatre


belgrade swan lake coventry7 November: Swan Lake

Belgrade Theatre, Coventry



belgrade coventry nutcracker8 November: The Nutcracker

Belgrade Theatre, Coventry



the lion the witch and the wardrobe birmingham rep14 November – 28 January: The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe

Birmingham Rep


16 November – 30 December: Starchitects Save Santa

mac Birmingham


diversity dance birmingham17 – 19 November: Diversity

Alexandra Theatre, Birmingham



17 November – 9 December: The Nutcracker

Birmingham Hippodrome


peter pan birmingham22 – 25 November: Peter Pan – A Musical Adventure

Alexandra Theatre


Belgrade panto cinderella22 November – 13 January: Cinderella

Belgrade Theatre, Coventry



2 – 31 December: The Gruffalo

Warwick Arts Centre



5 – 31 December: Peter Pan The Musical

The Old Rep


santas sparkly surprise belgrade coventry7 – 24 December: Santa’s Sparkly Surprise

Belgrade Theatre, Coventry


little red riding hood birmingham rep7 December – 6 January: Little Red Riding Hood

Birmingham Rep


oliver twist albany coventry9 – 31 December: Oliver Twist

The Albany Theatre



16 December – 28 January: Jack and the Beanstalk

Birmingham Hippodrome

puss in boots albany coventry6 – 14 January: Puss in Boots

The Albany Theatre



jurassic live 2023 birmingham13 – 14 January: Jurassic Live

The Alexandra Theatre, Birmingham



shrek the musical birmingham

30 January – 4 February: Shrek The Musical

Belgrade Theatre, Coventry


belgrade - fantastically great women who changed the world coventry7 – 11 February: Fantastically Great Women Who Changed The World

Belgrade Theatre, Coventry


belgrade coventry gruffalos child16 – 18 February: The Gruffalo’s Child

Belgrade Theatre, Coventry



madagascar the musical birmingham14 – 17 March: Madagascar The Musical

The Alexandra, Birmingham


shrek the musical birmingham9 – 14 April: Shrek The Musical

The Alexandra, Birmingham

If you are looking for more family days out around Christmas time as well as a family theatre trip don’t forget to check out Santa’s Diary!

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