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Family-friendly shows are productions that are suitable for the whole family. Theme, technique, language, plot, and other elements of the shows are crafted so that everyone in the family can experience and enjoy the theater arts, from grandparents to children. Continue reading to find out what makes family-friendly theater the perfect option for many people, from theater newbies to longtime fans...

One of the benefits of family-friendly theater is quite obvious: it is perfect for children. Family-friendly shows are often designed with colorful, vibrant sets and costumes, which are known to entertain young kids. The storylines are somewhat easy to connect, so that young viewers can eagerly follow along with the plot. The overall themes and moods of these shows often reveal a positive outcome, making it a feel-good experience for those in the audience. In other words, every component of a theatrical production is suited to a younger audience, which makes selecting shows for the family a breeze.

In addition to being great for children, family-friendly shows are an awesome selection for people who want a familiar, traditional theater experience. As theater becomes more and more popular, a variety of theatrical productions have branched off into experimentalist and Avant Garde styles. These productions often require a close eye, an open interpretation of the arts, and a willingness to explore some darker, conflicting ideas. These productions have their own merits, but many people new to theater will be most comfortable with family-friendly choices that follow a traditional, navigable structure and common core ideas with approachable imagery. Family-friendly theater promise this fun, lighthearted experience that will guarantee that everyone has a good time.

When it comes to family-friendly theater, it is really one of the best starting off points in the theater arts, regardless of age or background. Think of your favorite books and movies—from animated to acted—and there is likely a show equivalent of it. Some examples of family-friendly shows include Disney’s The Lion King, Wicked, My Fair Lady, Disney’s Aladdin, Disney’s Frozen, Mean Girls, The Phantom of the Opera, Anastasia, and To Kill a Mockingbird. These shows are ones that are familiar to many people. The characters, the plots, and the stories themselves are etched into the hearts of millions. That is why so many cities across the world produce these types of shows, pulling in steady crowds year after year.

If you are looking to bring your family to the theater, if you are harboring a soft spot for nostalgia, or if you just want a no-brainer choice that will be a crowd pleaser, check out what family-friendly shows are available near you.

Family-Friendly Shows Events Near You

The Ridgefield Playhouse - Ridgefield, CT
135 tickets left!
Apr 27, 2019
Sat 1:00 PM
135 tickets left!
Stamford Center For The Arts - Palace Theatre - Stamford, CT
525 tickets left!
Apr 30, 2019
Tue 3:00 PM
525 tickets left!
Stamford Center For The Arts - Palace Theatre - Stamford, CT
524 tickets left!
Apr 30, 2019
Tue 6:00 PM
524 tickets left!
Pollak Theatre - West Long Branch, NJ
8 tickets left!
May 3, 2019
Fri 10:00 AM
8 tickets left!
Tilles Center For The Performing Arts - Concert Hall - Brookville, NY
160 tickets left!
May 5, 2019
Sun 2:00 PM
160 tickets left!
XL Center - Hartford, CT
493 tickets left!
May 10, 2019
Fri 6:00 PM
493 tickets left!
XL Center - Hartford, CT
215 tickets left!
May 11, 2019
Sat 10:00 AM
215 tickets left!
XL Center - Hartford, CT
206 tickets left!
May 11, 2019
Sat 2:00 PM
206 tickets left!
XL Center - Hartford, CT
391 tickets left!
May 12, 2019
Sun 10:00 AM
391 tickets left!
Bergen Performing Arts Center - Englewood, NJ
173 tickets left!
May 12, 2019
Sun 1:30 PM
173 tickets left!
XL Center - Hartford, CT
426 tickets left!
May 12, 2019
Sun 2:00 PM
426 tickets left!
Bergen Performing Arts Center - Englewood, NJ
343 tickets left!
May 12, 2019
Sun 5:00 PM
343 tickets left!
Palace Theater - CT - Waterbury, CT
391 tickets left!
May 18, 2019
Sat 2:00 PM
391 tickets left!
St. George Theatre - Staten Island, NY
410 tickets left!
Jun 7, 2019
Fri 6:00 PM
410 tickets left!
Wellmont Theatre - Montclair, NJ
160 tickets left!
Sep 3, 2019
Tue TBD
160 tickets left!
NYCB Theatre at Westbury - Westbury, NY
156 tickets left!
Sep 4, 2019
Wed TBD
156 tickets left!
Toyota Oakdale Theatre - Wallingford, CT
883 tickets left!
Sep 8, 2019
Sun 3:00 PM
883 tickets left!
Paramount Theatre - Huntington - Huntington, NY
135 tickets left!
Sep 11, 2019
Wed 6:00 PM
135 tickets left!
Westchester County Center - White Plains, NY
522 tickets left!
Sep 12, 2019
Thu 6:00 PM
522 tickets left!
Ulster Performing Arts Center - Kingston, NY
199 tickets left!
Sep 13, 2019
Fri 6:30 PM
199 tickets left!
New Jersey Performing Arts Center - Prudential Hall - Newark, NJ
28 tickets left!
Nov 30, 2019
Sat 10:00 AM
28 tickets left!
New Jersey Performing Arts Center - Prudential Hall - Newark, NJ
28 tickets left!
Nov 30, 2019
Sat 2:00 PM
28 tickets left!
New Jersey Performing Arts Center - Prudential Hall - Newark, NJ
28 tickets left!
Nov 30, 2019
Sat 6:00 PM
28 tickets left!
New Jersey Performing Arts Center - Prudential Hall - Newark, NJ
28 tickets left!
Dec 1, 2019
Sun 10:00 AM
28 tickets left!
New Jersey Performing Arts Center - Prudential Hall - Newark, NJ
28 tickets left!
Dec 1, 2019
Sun 2:00 PM
28 tickets left!

All Family-Friendly Shows Events

Verizon Arena - North Little Rock, AR
Apr 19, 2019
Fri 7:30 PM
NRG Stadium - Houston, TX
Apr 19, 2019
Fri 7:30 PM
Times Union Center - Albany, NY
4 tickets left!
Apr 20, 2019
Sat 10:00 AM
4 tickets left!
Saroyan Theatre - Fresno Convention Center - Fresno, CA
49 tickets left!
Apr 20, 2019
Sat 10:00 AM
49 tickets left!
Agganis Arena - Boston, MA
4 tickets left!
Apr 20, 2019
Sat 10:30 AM
4 tickets left!
Long Beach Arena - Long Beach Convention Center - Long Beach, CA
60 tickets left!
Apr 20, 2019
Sat 11:00 AM
60 tickets left!
Verizon Arena - North Little Rock, AR
9 tickets left!
Apr 20, 2019
Sat 11:00 AM
9 tickets left!
Schottenstein Center - Columbus, OH
143 tickets left!
Apr 20, 2019
Sat 11:00 AM
143 tickets left!
Mesa Arts Center - Piper Repertory Theater - Mesa, AZ
20 tickets left!
Apr 20, 2019
Sat 11:00 AM
20 tickets left!
NRG Stadium - Houston, TX
366 tickets left!
Apr 20, 2019
Sat 11:30 AM
366 tickets left!
Cross Insurance Center - Bangor, ME
82 tickets left!
Apr 20, 2019
Sat 2:00 PM
82 tickets left!
Times Union Center - Albany, NY
8 tickets left!
Apr 20, 2019
Sat 2:00 PM
8 tickets left!
Saroyan Theatre - Fresno Convention Center - Fresno, CA
51 tickets left!
Apr 20, 2019
Sat 2:00 PM
51 tickets left!
Pensacola Bay Center - Pensacola, FL
69 tickets left!
Apr 20, 2019
Sat 2:00 PM
69 tickets left!
Mesa Arts Center - Piper Repertory Theater - Mesa, AZ
14 tickets left!
Apr 20, 2019
Sat 2:00 PM
14 tickets left!
Agganis Arena - Boston, MA
90 tickets left!
Apr 20, 2019
Sat 2:30 PM
90 tickets left!
Long Beach Arena - Long Beach Convention Center - Long Beach, CA
220 tickets left!
Apr 20, 2019
Sat 3:00 PM
220 tickets left!
Schottenstein Center - Columbus, OH
129 tickets left!
Apr 20, 2019
Sat 3:00 PM
129 tickets left!
Verizon Arena - North Little Rock, AR
17 tickets left!
Apr 20, 2019
Sat 3:00 PM
17 tickets left!
NRG Stadium - Houston, TX
317 tickets left!
Apr 20, 2019
Sat 3:30 PM
317 tickets left!
Pensacola Bay Center - Pensacola, FL
103 tickets left!
Apr 20, 2019
Sat 6:00 PM
103 tickets left!
Times Union Center - Albany, NY
27 tickets left!
Apr 20, 2019
Sat 6:00 PM
27 tickets left!
Mesa Arts Center - Piper Repertory Theater - Mesa, AZ
20 tickets left!
Apr 20, 2019
Sat 6:00 PM
20 tickets left!
Agganis Arena - Boston, MA
95 tickets left!
Apr 20, 2019
Sat 6:00 PM
95 tickets left!
Long Beach Arena - Long Beach Convention Center - Long Beach, CA
255 tickets left!
Apr 20, 2019
Sat 7:00 PM
255 tickets left!
Schottenstein Center - Columbus, OH
203 tickets left!
Apr 20, 2019
Sat 7:00 PM
203 tickets left!
Verizon Arena - North Little Rock, AR
50 tickets left!
Apr 20, 2019
Sat 7:00 PM
50 tickets left!
NRG Stadium - Houston, TX
186 tickets left!
Apr 20, 2019
Sat 7:30 PM
186 tickets left!
Long Beach Arena - Long Beach Convention Center - Long Beach, CA
332 tickets left!
Apr 21, 2019
Sun 11:00 AM
332 tickets left!
NRG Stadium - Houston, TX
486 tickets left!
Apr 21, 2019
Sun 1:30 PM
486 tickets left!