Half Moon Theatre

Fantasic For Families

Half Moon is a theatre in Limehouse, East London. We produce and present professional theatre for children at our Limehouse venue, as well as touring work nationally. We also have an extensive Creative Learning programme, giving children and young people from birth to 18 (or 25 for disabled young people) an opportunity to participate in a variety of drama and theatre activities in schools, community settings and at Half Moon. We are proud to offer high quality theatre and an affordable experience. With Youth Theatre sessions from £3 and all tickets £7, we offer excellent value and some of the cheapest London theatre tickets.

Find us at...

  • Half Moon Theatre
  • 43 White Horse Road
  • London
  • E1 0ND

Our family-friendly offer

On street car parking (free at weekends)
Fully accessible with 2 lifts
Unisex baby changing facilities
Space for buggies
Chalk boards and books for children


Half Moon is a fully accessible building. Our blind and visually impaired audiences can pre-book touch tours prior to all performances. Some shows have British Sign Language for Deaf and hearing impaired audiences. We have baby changing facilities and space for buggies. 

Our Events

  • London


    18-Nov-2019 16:30 PM - 17:30 PM

    How do you sort your head out when it gets too crowded in there?

    13 - 16 years
  • London

    Emily Rising

    21-Nov-2019 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

    Emily wakes up one bright autumn morning to find that her feet can’t touch the ground, and no one can understand why. To everyone’s surprise, Emily keeps rising higher and higher.

    7 - 11 years
  • London


    29-Nov-2019 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

    An interactive performance for babies aged 0-18 months and their grown-ups. The audience is taken on a sparkling and shimmering immersive journey exploring the world of reflective materials wrapped up...

    0 - 1 years
  • London

    Outside the Igloo

    14-Dec-2019 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

    Pixel, Crash and Click are not your normal penguins. Safe in their igloo, they play their way through life with screens and games, whizzing and karting along until one day, the power goes off.

    4 - 11 years
  • Sale


    19-Dec-2019 11:15 AM - 11:45 AM

    Glisten is an interactive performance for babies aged 0-18 months and their grown-ups. The audience are taken on a sparkling and shimmering immersive journey exploring the world of reflective material...

    0 - 2 years
  • London

    Under the Frozen Moon

    21-Dec-2019 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

    It’s so cold in Nunavut that the moon has frozen. A greedy dragon has gobbled every fire and every light, leaving only the white glow of the frozen moon. Under the dazzling aurora and glittering...

    3 - 11 years
  • London


    11-Jan-2020 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM

    There was once a little girl so small she could float on a lily pad and ride on the back of a dragonfly. Hans Christian Andersen’s tale of a girl no bigger than a thumb and her encounters with a...

    2 - 11 years
  • London

    Mimi and the Mountain Dragon

    18-Jan-2020 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM

    Each year high up in the snowy mountains of Switzerland the villagers of Dorta bang their drums, blow their horns and make a noisy ruckus to keep the fearsome Mountain Dragon away. But this year is di...

    3 - 11 years
  • London

    Tom Thumb

    25-Jan-2020 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

    One night tiny Tom overhears Mum and Dad talking – there’s nothing left to eat so they are going to leave him and his six brothers in the forest! Outwitting his parents and the ogre, Tom s...

    3 - 11 years


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