TOP5 Things to do with the kids: Theatre Special

Need some inspiration for things to do locally around East London this weekend, well fear not as LDNeast has selected our Top 5 activities to help.




The Poetry Joe Show
Canada Water Library and Culture Space 

Surrey Quays 

1pm / 3pm
Ages 3-7yrs
Tickets £7 each / Family £24

Join PoetryJoe, star of Cbeebie’s Rhyme Rocket, performer, writer and – of course! – poet, in his light-up, pop-up world of fabulous foods, beastly bugs and peculiar pets.

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Unicorn Play Club
Unicorn Theatre
Southwark SE1
12pm – 1:30pm
Ages 4 - 8

Take part in FREE activities from rocket building to portrait painting, giant Jenga tournaments, cake decorating and lots more – activities will vary but there will always be something happening to keep the UP Club kids entertained

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Stratford Circus
10am / 12pm
  / 3pm / 5pm 
Ages 0 – 8
Child £8 / £6 concs / £2 per accompanying adult

A-MAZE-IN’ will take families on an adventure through a maze of honeycomb designed to delight children from ages one to eight years. Delivering a wonderfully tactile experience, children will be invited to join the “gardeners” to train as the new generation of bees, learning all about cross-pollination, making a bee bed in a hive, and learning how to waggle and fly!

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Alice wonderland

Alice in Wonderland
Greenwich Theatre
Saturday / Sunday
Sat 2pm / 6pm / Sun 11am
Ages 3+
Adults £16, £11 (£15 & £10 plus £1 booking fee)
Concessions: £13.50 & £8.50 (£12.50 & £7.50 plus £1 booking fee)

It all starts one summer’s afternoon, when Alice drowsily falls asleep under a tree and catches sight of a White Rabbit in a waistcoat running beside her… Desperate to know where he is rushing to, Alice jumps down the rabbit hole after him… And the adventure begins…

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In The Night Garden
The O2
10am / 12pm / 2pm / 4pm
Ages 5+
£29.50 – £33 each

Step into the magical world of In the Night Garden and see Igglepiggle, Upsy Daisy and Makka Pakka brought to life before your eyes with beautiful costumes, magical puppets, enchanting music and breathtaking projections. In the Night Garden Live takes place in its own purpose-built, family-friendly Showdome. With just 13 rows of seats, you’ll be close to the action wherever you sit and everyone gets a great view!

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And for more ideas for things to do around the rest of London this weekend, please check out our friends at Urban Explorer by clicking on the image below.


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