Join us for a host of family favourites this year!
Discover the magic of theatre as we throw open our doors for a day of FREE activities, workshops and exclusive competitions. Take a peek behind the scenes with a backstage tour, delve into our dressing up box and unleash you inner artist with arts and crafts. More info to come soon!
In The Night Garden Live
31 July - 4 August
Iggle Piggle, Upsy Daisy, Makka Pakka and friends are beautifully brought to life with full-sized characters, magical puppets and enchanting music.
Suitable for all ages
First Stages - What A Wonderful World
Before anything new is made it must be dreamed. What shall we put in tomorrow's world?
This is an amazing romp through the universe where you can get your hands on the stuff of creation!
For ages 2-5
First Stage - Down In The Dumps
Bea is new in town. She's exploring the local scrap yard looking for things to build her dream rocket with when she stumbles across Stiggy in his den. Will they become friends and pull each other up from down in the dumps?
Part of BEDLAM Festival, Down In The Dumps is an interactive theatre performance that explores mental health with children and their families.
For ages 7+
How Does This Politics Thing Work Then?
Politics is boring. Politics is for adults. Rubbish! Politics is actually super important and can be made really fun.
A show that keeps you entertained, engaged and informed so you can also shout at the telly along with your parents during Question Time!
Recommended for ages 6+
30 November - 19 January
All children, except one, grow up...
Filled with swashbuckling adventure, the eternal classic Peter Pan has enthralled audiences across generations. Liam Steel returns to direct after his highly acclaimed retelling of The Wizard Of Oz here last year. This striking new version for the young, young at heart and forever young is set to make you fall in love with this family favourite all over again.
Recommended for ages 7+
4 December - 14 December
When being different brings the most wonderful of surprises...
Penguins is a unique and engaging show for children about friendship, fun, identity and the ever-changing meaning of family. This delightful new theatre and dance production is inspired by a true story reported in the New York Times that touched hearts worldwide.
For ages 3+
Search For The Second Star
19 - 21 December
To coincide with our Christmas production of Peter Pan, young people will be invited to fly with us to the second star and journey through a colourful and interactive environment full of beautiful sounds and delicious smells.
Search For The Second Star is an immersive theatre experience developed in partnership between The REP and Open Theatre Company and designed to engage young people,with learning disabilities including those with complex needs.
Family Backstage Tours
Explore behind the scenes on our guided backstage tours. Learn all about how our productions are brought to life on stage and discover wondrous wigs, marvellous masks and an amazing array of costumes in our Wardrobe Department.
For more information, follow the links for each show!
Make The Most Of Your Visit
- Baby Changing Facilities
- Accessible toilets
Marmalade at The REP
Make a day of it! Enjoy the magic of theatre and tuck into a tasty treat in our restaurant, Marmalade. Families welcome and children's prices available. For all bookings and enquiries please contact 0121 245 2080.
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