With the summer holidays fast approaching The Epstein Theatre has a fantastic selection of exciting family entertainment with theatrical experiences certain to keep the kids, mum, dad, gran, and the whole family entertained throughout the school holidays and beyond.

On Monday 23 and Tuesday 24 July Liverpool based Theatre Company Cuckootales present an enchanting new play Pinocchio: The Boy Within. Set to an original musical underscore the production is a modern retelling of a classic tale which is not to be missed.

Join a tiny snail on an enormous adventure from Wednesday 25 to Friday 27 July as Olivier Award nominated Tall Stories presents their magical musical production, The Snail and the Whale.

Take a trip down the rabbit hole on Thursday 2 and Friday 3 August for an unforgettable retelling of Lewis Carol’s classic tale Alice in Wonderland.  This panto-esque style show guarantees entertainment for the whole family.

Milkshake! Live “The Magic Storybook” takes audiences on a journey through the world’s favourite fairytales on Sunday 5 August. Starring Milkshake! favourites; Bob the Builder, Little Princess, Noddy, Fireman Sam, Shimmer & Shine, Pip from Pip Ahoy!, Winnie and Wilbur, Wissper, Milkshake’s very own Milkshake! Monkey and two Milkshake! presenters.

The family fun continues in to the Autumn when critically acclaimed Scamp Theatre present Stick Man on Saturday 6 October. The award-winning production is packed full of puppetry, songs and live music.

How to Hide a Lion provides a magical adaptation of Helen Stephen’s popular children’s book on Sunday 14 October. See the story come to life with playful humour, dazzling puppets and jazz.

The timeless tale Guess How Much I Love You comes to the Epstein stage on Tuesday 16 and Wednesday 17 October. This family favourite is brought to life by Selladoor Family and guarantees feel good family theatre.

Heigh ho, heigh ho it’s off to the Epstein we go this Christmas. It is never too early to grab your panto tickets, (oh no it isn’t), and this year’s festive offering from renowned LHK Productions is the fairest panto in all the land, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs. With a star-studded cast to be announced very soon it comes to the Epstein Theatre from Friday 7 December ’18 to Tuesday 1 January ’19.

Book your tickets in advance for this amazing array of family friendly theatre which is sure to sell out fast.


Pinocchio: The Boy Within

Date: Monday 23 and Tuesday 24 July

Time: 23rd: 2pm & 6pm, 24th: 11am, 3pm, 7pm 

Tickets:  Standard: £10, Concession: £9, Family: £35

The Snail and the Whale

Date: Wednesday 25 to Friday 27 July

Time:  25th at 4pm, 26th & 27th at 11am & 2pm 

Tickets: Standard: £14, Concession: £12, Family: £48

Alice in Wonderland

Date: Thursday 2 and Friday 3 August

Time: 2nd at 2:30pm, 3rd at 1pm & 5:30pm 

Tickets: Standard: £15, Concessions: £13, Family: £52

Milkshake! Live “The Magic Storybook”

Date:  Sunday 5 August

Time: 12pm and 3.30pm

Tickets: Standard: £15.50, Children: £14, Family Ticket: £56

Stick Man

Date: Saturday 6 October

Time: 1pm and 3.30pm

Tickets: Adults: £14.50, Child: £12.50, Family: £50.00 (2 adults 2 children)

How to Hide a Lion

Date: Sunday 14 October

Time: 1pm

Tickets:  £14.50, Children: £12.50, Family Ticket: £50

Guess How Much I Love You

Date: Tuesday 16 and Wednesday 17 October

Time:  16th: 1.30pm & 4.30pm, 17th: 11am & 1.30pm

Tickets: Adults: £13.50, Children: £12.50, Family Ticket: £45

Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs

Date: Friday 7 December ’18 to Tuesday 1 January ’19

Time: Various

Tickets: From £11


To book tickets please call 0844 888 4411* or go online at www.epsteinliverpool.co.uk * or in person at The Epstein Theatre Box Office from 12pm – 6pm Monday – Saturday.

*Subject to booking fee. All prices include a £1 per ticket venue restoration levy

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