Half term is just around the corner, and it’s hard to keep the kids entertained all week – so we’ve selected the best things to do in May 2018 half term.
The best-selling book by Claire Freedman and Ben Cort comes to life on stage. This hilarious production sees aliens coming to earth to steal your underpants, as they don’t have their own in space. It’ll have you laughing your pants off!
Travel back in time, 67 million years to the days of dinosaurs. This immersive, interactive experience allows you to get close to dinosaurs, and see them living in their natural environment. Witness scientists’ extraordinary studies of dinosaurs and experience jaw-dropping views of the awesome creatures surrounding the TimeBase.
Why not have a totally different circus experience? Circolombia returns to London with their critically acclaimed show. Witness a circus like no other, celebrating diversity, dance, live music and mind-boggling, spectacular circus skills live on stage. Showing the explosive power of thirteen performers taking terrifying risks live on stage. Circolombia delivers world-class, gravity defying performances that you’ll never forget.
Catch the enchanting reinvention of Peter Pan in the magical Open Air Theatre, in the Regent’s Park this half term.
For the wounded soldiers of World War One, imagination is their only escape. Yet as they’re transported to the fantastical lagoons and pirate ships of Never Land, allegories of the war they’ve left behind are ever present.
The production remembers one of the George Llewelyn Davies, who inspired J. M. Barrie’s Peter Pan, and was killed in action in 1915, and a generation of Lost Boys.
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Dare to experience the dangers and delights of Dinosaur World in this interactive show for the whole family. Join the intrepid explorer across uncharted territories, discover a prehistoric world, and meet some astonishing dinosaurs.
Telling the story of a young woman set out for Paris, determined to join the King’s Musketeers – however, women aren’t allowed. Undaunted, she disguises herself as a man and makes friends with the legendary Musketeer trio. They’re soon caught up in a deadly plot involving the Queen, and the safety of the entire French state. Expect spectacular sword fights, heroic deeds and a lavish ball, in this outdoor adventure suitable for the whole family.
You can get tickets for all these things to do in May 2018 half term, and more here.