Whether it's their first unforgettable trip to the theatre or they're already mini theatre veterans - let's get the kids enjoying live theatre this year!
The Hippodrome is bursting at the seams with family events. Let's get on with the show!
Horrible Histories: Barmy Britain
Tues 3 - Wed 4 August 2021
We all want to meet people from history. The trouble is everyone is dead! So it's time to prepare yourselves for this very special production of Horrible Histories live on stage! Click here to learn more
In the Night Garden
Sat 7 - Sun 8 August 2021
Your little ones will be amazed! You'll see all your favourite characters beautifully brought to life with full-size costumes, magical puppets, and enchanting music. Click here to learn more
Fri 10 - Sun 12 September 2021
Packed full of puppetry, songs, live music and funky moves. ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ 'Wonderfully exuberant and imaginative! Our 3 year old was engrossed from start to finish' Time Out Critics’ Choice. Click here to learn more
Sun 19 September 2021
A fabulous show for all the family packed full of well-known songs, lot's of dancing, hilarious comedy and plenty of slapstick fun! Click here to learn more
Dragons and Mythical Beasts
Fri 8 - Sun 10 October 2021
Spectacular puppets are brought to life in this fantastic new interactive show for all the family. Come face-to-face with some of the most magnificent monsters to ever walk the earth. Click here to learn more
Sat 13 - Sun 14 November 2021
With lots of laughs and audience interaction, Dear Zoo is the perfect introduction to theatre for young children. Click here to learn more
Fri 10 - Fri 31 December 2021
You shall go to the ball this Christmas with our spectacular family pantomime.
Packed with all of the traditional panto ingredients audiences expect, Cinderella features laugh out loud comedy, stunning scenery, beautiful costumes and plenty of boos and hisses. Click here to learn more