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Room on the Broom

  • Directed by: Olivia Jacobs
  • Written by: Toby Mitchell (adapt)

Songs, laughs and scary fun for children with stories of witches, cats, dogs, birds and frogs. Ages 3+.

Artsdepot, London N12

Sat 18 Oct

Pentland Theatre

£11; £11–£13 / 020 8369 5454

  • 11:00

Sun 19 Oct

Pentland Theatre

£11; £11–£13 / 020 8369 5454

  • 11:00

Civic Theatre, Chelmsford

Sat 1 Nov

£11 ( £40) / 01245 606505

  • 10:30

Sun 2 Nov

£11 ( £40) / 01245 606505

  • 11:00

The Core At Corby Cube

Sun 26 Oct

£12 ( £10; £10; £10; Children £10 under 16s) / 01536 470470

  • 11:00

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The Christmassy Christmas Show Of Christmassy Christmasness

Squashbox Theatre's new show is a celebration of everything Christmassy, from fir trees, fairy lights, sleigh bells and snowflakes to crackers, carols, presents and puddings.

The Tacchi-Morris Arts Centre, Monkton Heathfield, Taunton

Thu 18 Dec

£10 (£7; £30) / 01823 414141

  • 11:00

Tumble Tots

Kids can enjoy climbing, balancing, forward rolls, songs and plenty of fun in these classes for children from walking confidently to 5 years old.

Cluny Church Centre, Edinburgh

Mon 29 Sep

£6.50 / 0131 447 6745

Ages 2–3.

  • 10:40 – 11:25

£6.50 / 0131 447 6745

Ages 3–5.

  • 09:45 – 10:45

£6.50 / 0131 447 6745

Walking to 2 years.

  • 11:35 – 12:20

Mon 6 Oct

£6.50 / 0131 447 6745

Ages 2–3.

  • 10:40 – 11:25

£6.50 / 0131 447 6745

Ages 3–5.

  • 09:45 – 10:45

£6.50 / 0131 447 6745

Walking to 2 years.

  • 11:35 – 12:20

Dinosaur Zoo

Dinosaurs aren't extinct! They're just hiding out on the other side of the world. Dinosaur Zoo takes its Jurassic creations on tour with an opportunity for children to get right up close.

Assembly Hall Theatre, Tunbridge Wells

Wed 19 Nov

£12.50–£15 ( £10) / 01892 530613

  • 10:30

Birmingham Hippodrome

Thu 12 Mar 2015

£12.50 / 0844 338 5000

Sat 14 Mar 2015

£12.50 / 0844 338 5000

Sun 15 Mar 2015

£12.50 / 0844 338 5000

Dundee Rep

Wed 24 Sep

£12.50–£15.50 (Students £5) / 01382 223530

  • 10:30

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The Sooty Show

Sweep, Soo and Richard join the loveable bear to celebrate his birthday party – where things don't seem to be going to plan.

Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

Thu 9 Apr 2015

£15–£30

Beck Theatre, Hayes

Mon 30 Mar 2015

£15 / 020 8561 8371

  • 11:00

Blackfriars Arts Centre, Boston

Sat 1 Nov

£12 (Children £10) / 01205 363108

  • 11:00 – 14:30

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Emily Brown and the Thing

  • 5 stars

Emily and Stanley the rabbit's sleep is interrupted by the curious 'Thing' outside.

Artsdepot, London N12

Sun 5 Oct

£7 / 020 8369 5454

  • 11:00

Blackwood Miners' Institute

Wed 26 Nov

£6.50 / 01495 227206

  • 11:30

Brighton Dome

Sun 9 Nov

Studio Theatre

£7 (£5; £22) / 01273 709709

  • 11:30

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Bounce And Rhyme

Drop in session with action songs, rhymes and stories that help children’s literacy and numeracy. Suitable for under 3s.

Anniesland Library, Glasgow

Fri 26 Sep

Free / 0141 276 1622

  • 10:30

Fri 3 Oct

Free / 0141 276 1622

  • 10:30

Fri 10 Oct

Free / 0141 276 1622

  • 10:30
…and 5 more dates until 14 Nov

Bridgeton Library, Glasgow

Tue 23 Sep

Free / 0141 276 0870

  • 10:30

Fri 26 Sep

Free / 0141 276 0870

  • 10:30

Tue 30 Sep

Free / 0141 276 0870

  • 10:30
…and 14 more dates until 18 Nov

Cardonald Library, Glasgow

Fri 26 Sep

Free / 0141 882 1381

  • 11:00

Fri 3 Oct

Free / 0141 882 1381

  • 11:00

Fri 10 Oct

Free / 0141 882 1381

  • 11:00
…and 5 more dates until 14 Nov

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Disney On Ice: 100 Years Of Magic

A colourful and exciting ice show, featuring around 65 Disney characters from across the years, including Mickey Mouse, Donald Duck and the Disney Princesses.

Braehead Arena, Glasgow

Sat 27 Sep

£14–£39 / 0844 499 1700

Sun 28 Sep

£14–£39 / 0844 499 1700

Sat 4 Oct

£14–£39 / 0844 499 1700

Sun 5 Oct

£14–£39 / 0844 499 1700

Metro Radio Arena, Newcastle upon Tyne

Sat 11 Oct

£14–£23 / 0844 493 6666

Sun 12 Oct

£14–£23 / 0844 493 6666

National Indoor Arena, Birmingham

Sat 25 Oct

£15.70–£24.70 / 0871 945 6000

Sun 26 Oct

£15.70–£24.70 / 0871 945 6000

Sat 1 Nov

£15.70–£24.70 / 0871 945 6000

Sun 2 Nov

£15.70–£24.70 / 0871 945 6000

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The Elf By Herself

Festive show about the elf who grew tall. Ages 3–6.

Tron Theatre, Glasgow

Sat 29 Nov

£8 (Family £21–£28) / 0141 552 4267

  • 10:15

Sun 30 Nov

£8 (Family £21–£28) / 0141 552 4267

  • 10:15

Mon 1 Dec

£8 (Family £21–£28) / 0141 552 4267

  • 10:15
…and 30 more dates until 31 Dec

Cheeki Monkey's Big Baby and Children’s Market

Pre-loved and handmade kids and baby market.

Billingshurst Leisure Centre

Sun 28 Sep

£1 (Children free) / 0845 634 1875

  • 12:00 – 15:00

Burnley Mechanics

Sun 19 Oct

£1 (Children free) / 0845 634 1875

  • 11:00 – 15:00

Fareham Academy

Sat 25 Oct

£10; £1 (Children free) / 0845 634 1875

  • 12:00 – 15:00

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Extreme Torque Show

An all day spectacular of adrenalin fuelled entertainment for the whole family. Featuring monster trucks, motorbikes, BMX and parkour.

Harewood House, Leeds

Sat 27 Sep

£15 / 0113 218 1000

Sun 28 Sep

£15 / 0113 218 1000

Hidcote Sculpture Exhibition 2014

A thought-provoking collection of sculpture artists, who will be exhibiting their work in the garden. Come and enjoy an extensive variety of different sculpture styles, all set against the backdrop of Hidcote's beautiful outdoor rooms.

National Trust: Hidcote Manor Garden, Chipping Campden

Tue 23 Sep

Free, plus normal admission £10, child £5, family £25 / 01386 438333

  • 10:00 – 18:00

Wed 24 Sep

Free, plus normal admission £10, child £5, family £25 / 01386 438333

  • 10:00 – 18:00

Thu 25 Sep

Free, plus normal admission £10, child £5, family £25 / 01386 438333

  • 10:00 – 18:00
…and 3 more dates until 28 Sep

Mrs Mash: The Storyteller Cook

Mrs Mash – Storytelling Cook – serves up delicious stories and songs for ages 4+.

Scottish Storytelling Centre, Edinburgh

Sat 29 Nov

£5 / 0131 556 9579

  • 10:30 – 11:30

The Skylark, Edinburgh

Mon 29 Sep

Free / 0131 629 3037

  • 10:30 – 11:00

Mon 6 Oct

Free / 0131 629 3037

  • 10:30 – 11:00

Mon 13 Oct

Free / 0131 629 3037

  • 10:30 – 11:00
…and 12 more dates until 5 Jan 2015

What The Ladybird Heard

  • Written by: Julia Donaldson

The Ladybird has a plan to prevent a prize cow from being stolen. Based on Julia Donaldson's popular children's book.

Courtyard, Hereford

Sat 27 Sep

£11 (£10) / 01432 340555

  • 11:00

Sun 28 Sep

£11 (£10) / 01432 340555

  • 12:00

Anatomy Minis

Variety show for families with babies and toddlers ages 0–3.

Summerhall, Edinburgh

Sun 5 Oct

Free / 0131 560 1581

  • 11:00 – 12:00
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Arnolfini, Bristol

Tue 23 Sep

Free / 0117 9172300

  • 11:00 – 18:00

Wed 24 Sep

Free / 0117 9172300

  • 11:00 – 18:00

Thu 25 Sep

Free / 0117 9172300

  • 11:00 – 18:00
…and 30 more dates until 30 Oct

CBeebies Live! Presents Justin & Friends: Mr Tumble's Circus

Circus-themed spectacular with popular CBeebies characters.

Motorpoint Arena Cardiff

Thu 2 Apr 2015

£25.50 / 02920 224488

The SSE Arena, Wembley

Sun 5 Apr 2015

Prices to be confirmed / 0844 815 0815

Glimmer

From the creators of Albert Drive and Junction 25 comes this dynamic, feel-good show for the whole family.

Tramway, Glasgow

Fri 12 Dec

£6–£12 (£8; Family £32) / 0845 330 3501

  • 10:30

Wed 17 Dec

£6–£12 (£8; Family £32) / 0845 330 3501

  • 10:30

Huff and Puff

Discover what air is, what we use it for and make your very own wind powered car. Ages 7 and under.

Glasgow Science Centre

Fri 26 Sep

Included in admission / 0141 420 5000

Part of Glasgow City of Science.

  • 11:30

Sat 27 Sep

Included in admission / 0141 420 5000

Part of Glasgow City of Science.

  • 11:30

Sun 28 Sep

Included in admission / 0141 420 5000

Part of Glasgow City of Science.

  • 11:30

Mon 29 Sep

Included in admission / 0141 420 5000

Part of Glasgow City of Science.

  • 11:30

London Recumbents Cycle Hire In Batttersea & Dulwich Parks

Cycle hire in Battersea & Dulwich Parks. Unusual bikes: recumbents, tandems, family bikes, adult trikes, trikes & special needs cycling.

London Recumbents, SW11

Tue 23 Sep

£8–£15 per hour / 07436 562513

  • 10:00 – 16:30

Wed 24 Sep

£8–£15 per hour / 07436 562513

  • 10:00 – 16:30

Thu 25 Sep

£8–£15 per hour / 07436 562513

  • 10:00 – 16:30
…and 43 more dates until 7 Nov back to top

Old MacDonald Had A Farm

A mix of live action, puppetry and animation telling the tale of Old MacDonald and his lively farm.

Eastwood Park Theatre, Glasgow

Sun 12 Oct

£5 (Family £15) / 0141 577 4956

  • 11:00

Shrek the Musical

  • Directed by: Nigel Harman
  • Written by: David Lindsay-Abaire (lyrics)

Based on the award-winning DreamWorks animation film, Shrek the Musical comes direct from London, where it was seen live on stage by nearly a million people. This production is directed by Nigel Harman, who starred as Lord Farquaad in the West End show and won the 2012 Laurence Olivier Award for Best Performance in a…

His Majesty's Theatre, Aberdeen

Sun 25 Jan 2015

£17–£50 / 01224 641122

  • 11:00

Sun 1 Feb 2015

£17–£50 / 01224 641122

  • 11:00

Sun 8 Feb 2015

£17–£50 / 01224 641122

  • 11:00

Aladdin

A family pantomime set to dazzle and delight, so fasten your seat belts for a magical ride of mystery, sparkling romance and dazzling adventure.

Ritz and Connaught Cinema, Worthing

Fri 5 Dec

£12 Saver; £18.50 (£16.50; £16.75; £58) / 01903 206206

  • 10:15

Mon 8 Dec

£12 Saver; £18.50 (£16.50; £16.75; £58) / 01903 206206

  • 10:15

Tue 9 Dec

£12 Saver; £18.50 (£16.50; £16.75; £58) / 01903 206206

  • 10:15
…and 5 more dates until 18 Dec

Albert's Band: To Infinity and Beyond

Music associated with space accompanies this intergalactic experience.

Royal Albert Hall, London SW7

Sat 25 Oct

£8.14 (Children £5.08) / 020 7589 8212

This event takes place in the Elgar Room.

Ballynahinch: The Island Town

A look at the town's history and its involvement in the Battle of Ballynahinch.

Down County Museum, Downpatrick

Tue 23 Sep

Free / 028 4461 5218

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Wed 24 Sep

Free / 028 4461 5218

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Thu 25 Sep

Free / 028 4461 5218

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 66 more dates until 30 Nov back to top