10 Things To Do This Easter

Things To Do This Easter

Keep the kids entertained over the school holiday with a fun-filled Easter break in London and the South-East.  

 

What are the best things to do in London and the South-East this Easter? Take a look at these events and activities, plenty of which are educational and low-cost, meaning keeping your children happy doesn't have to break the bank!

 

Here are 10 things to do with your family this Easter, click to find out more:

    1. Aladdin - Prince Edward Theatre
    2. Harbour Park - Sussex By The Sea
    3. Matilda The Musical - The Cambridge Theatre
    4. School Of Rock - The New London Theatre
    5. Sleeping Beauty - Gordon Craig Theatre in Stevenage
    6. The Lion King - The Lyceum Theatre
    7. The Selfish Giant - Vaudeville Theatre
    8. Wicked and The Tower Of London
    9. Woburn Safari Park - Bedfordshire
    10. Zippos Circus - Blackheath in London

Prince Edward Theatre - Aladdin

Things To Do This Easter, Aladdin

Playing now at London's Prince Edward Theatre, Disney's newest West End musical Aladdin features a fabulous cast and orchestra, over 350 magnificent costumes, and breathtaking sets and special effects.

The lead roles of Aladdin and Jasmine are taken by rising British stars Matthew Croke (Annie Get Your Gun) and Jade Ewen (In the Heights). Broadway’s Trevor Dion Nicholas has made his London stage debut as the Genie.

Tickets from £33.50

Click here to find out more or to book tickets

Sussex Seaside Day Out - Harbour Park

Things To Do At Easter, Harbour Park

A children’s beach adventure awaits!  Complete with family rides, family arcades and soft play, hang out on the Jelly Swinger, take a spin on Whirlpool Waltzer or ride Ocean Coaster.  Located next to an award-winning sandy beach, promenade and estuary Harbour Park boasts a great family seaside day out. 

Rides open seasonally, see website for details. FREE entry to park.

Rides: £18 for a 1 person 1 day unlimited wristband online (FREE accompanying stamp for band holders under 1.2m tall).

The Cambridge Theatre - Matilda The Musical

Matilda The Musical

The multi-award winning musical from the Royal Shakespeare Company, inspired by the beloved book by the incomparable Roald Dahl. 

A story of an extraordinary girl who, armed with a vivid imagination and a sharp mind, dares to take a stand and change her own destiny.  The show delights audiences of all ages.

Performances at the Cambridge Theatre, London, WC2 9HU

Click here to find out more and to book tickets

New London Theatre - School Of Rock

School Of Rock The Musical

The hit Broadway musical from Andrew Lloyd Webber.

Based on the iconic, hit movie, it follows a failed, wannabe rock star who decides to earn extra cash by posing as a supply teacher at a prestigious prep school.  He turns a class of straight–A pupils into a rock band.  Can he get them to the Battle of the Bands without their parents and the headmistress finding out?

Performances at the New London Theatre, London, WC2B 5PF

Click here to find out more and to book tickets

Gordon Craig Theatre in Stevenage - Sleeping Beauty

Things To Do This Easter, Sleeping Beauty

Join us this Easter for our new musical Sleeping Beauty at Gordon Craig Theatre in Stevenage.  Opening 29th March and running over the Easter Weekend, Sleeping Beauty promises to be a family show like no other.  With colourful sets and a host of magical creatures, this show is guaranteed to keep you awake!

Performances from 29th March to 2nd April 2018

Family ticket £66

Click here to find out more or to book tickets

The Lyceum Theatre - The Lion King

The Lyceum Theatre - The Lion King

Set against the majesty of the Serengeti Plains and to the evocative rhythms of Africa, Disney's multi award-winning musical will redefine your expectations of theatre.

Brilliantly reimagined by acclaimed director Julie Taymor, Disney's beloved film has been transformed into a spectacular theatrical experience that explodes with glorious colours, stunning effects and enchanting music.

Performances at the Lyceum Theatre, London, WC2E 7RQ

Click here to find out more and to book tickets

Vaudeville Theatre - The Selfish Giant

Things To Do This Easter, The Selfish Giant

The Selfish Giant has a beautiful garden, but he won’t let any of the children play in it. Winter comes and never leaves. The Giant looks over his garden from his tall window. What will he do?

Don’t miss this limited run of a new folk opera, adapted from Oscar Wilde’s classic children’s story. The cast are joined on stage by a large band of extraordinary musicians in a unique concert-staging that will transport audiences young and old to a magical world through music.

Performances from 10th April to 14th April 2018

Tickets from £17.00

Click here to find out more or to book tickets

Wicked And Tower Of London

Wicked

Enjoy a great seat at Wicked AND get entry to the Tower of London!

Wicked tells the incredible untold story of an unlikely but profound friendship between two girls who first meet as sorcery students. Their extraordinary adventures in Oz will ultimately see them fulfil their destinies as Glinda The Good and the Wicked Witch of the West.

At the Tower of London, explore the Fusilier Museum, Royal Menagerie, the White Tower, which was built to strike fear and submission into the unruly citizens of London, and five centuries of spectacular royal armour.

Click here to find out more and to book tickets

Bedfordshire - Woburn Safari Park

Things To Do This Easter, Woburn Safari Park, Bridget Davey

Take a safari adventure with over 1,000 wild animals in beautiful Bedfordshire parkland.  Explore the Road Safari by car, discover the Foot Safari and watch fascinating keeper demonstrations. Just off junction 13 of the M1 in Bedfordshire; meet the elephants, tigers, lions, red pandas, sea lions, giraffes and cheeky monkeys! 

Open daily (10am to 4pm)

Discounted tickets online from £16.99

Click here to find out more or to book tickets

Blackheath in London - Zippos Circus

Things To Do This Easter, Sleeping Beauty

For the 250th anniversary of the first circus back in 1768, Zippos Circus 2018 presents ‘LEGACY’, a homage to circus’s English originator, equestrian Philip Astley.  Amazing master horsemen The Khadikov Riders, astonishing acrobats, comic clowns, dashing daredevils and appealing budgies provide two hours of family entertainment.

Performances from 29th March to 10th April 2018

Tickets from £7.50 to £26.00

Click here to find out more or to book tickets

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