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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

Warner Theatre - DC - Washington, DC
141 tickets left!
Aug 29, 2019
Thu 6:30 PM
141 tickets left!
Hippodrome Theatre At The France-Merrick PAC - Baltimore, MD
290 tickets left!
Aug 30, 2019
Fri 6:30 PM
290 tickets left!
The Weinberg Center For The Arts - Frederick, MD
253 tickets left!
Sep 17, 2019
Tue 6:00 PM
253 tickets left!
Hippodrome Theatre At The France-Merrick PAC - Baltimore, MD
628 tickets left!
Sep 27, 2019
Fri 6:00 PM
628 tickets left!
Warner Theatre - DC - Washington, DC
283 tickets left!
Sep 28, 2019
Sat 12:00 PM
283 tickets left!
Warner Theatre - DC - Washington, DC
318 tickets left!
Sep 28, 2019
Sat 3:30 PM
318 tickets left!
EagleBank Arena - Fairfax, VA
335 tickets left!
Oct 2, 2019
Wed 7:00 PM
335 tickets left!
EagleBank Arena - Fairfax, VA
425 tickets left!
Oct 3, 2019
Thu 7:00 PM
425 tickets left!
EagleBank Arena - Fairfax, VA
187 tickets left!
Oct 4, 2019
Fri 10:30 AM
187 tickets left!
EagleBank Arena - Fairfax, VA
430 tickets left!
Oct 4, 2019
Fri 7:30 PM
430 tickets left!
EagleBank Arena - Fairfax, VA
466 tickets left!
Oct 5, 2019
Sat 10:30 AM
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EagleBank Arena - Fairfax, VA
527 tickets left!
Oct 5, 2019
Sat 2:30 PM
527 tickets left!
EagleBank Arena - Fairfax, VA
401 tickets left!
Oct 5, 2019
Sat 6:30 PM
401 tickets left!
EagleBank Arena - Fairfax, VA
479 tickets left!
Oct 6, 2019
Sun 12:30 PM
479 tickets left!
George Mason Center For The Arts - Concert Hall - Fairfax, VA
8 tickets left!
Oct 6, 2019
Sun 1:00 PM
8 tickets left!
George Mason Center For The Arts - Concert Hall - Fairfax, VA
13 tickets left!
Oct 6, 2019
Sun 4:00 PM
13 tickets left!
EagleBank Arena - Fairfax, VA
401 tickets left!
Oct 6, 2019
Sun 4:30 PM
401 tickets left!
Royal Farms Arena - Baltimore, MD
483 tickets left!
Oct 9, 2019
Wed 7:30 PM
483 tickets left!
Royal Farms Arena - Baltimore, MD
513 tickets left!
Oct 10, 2019
Thu 7:30 PM
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Royal Farms Arena - Baltimore, MD
500 tickets left!
Oct 11, 2019
Fri 10:30 AM
500 tickets left!
Royal Farms Arena - Baltimore, MD
496 tickets left!
Oct 11, 2019
Fri 7:30 PM
496 tickets left!
Royal Farms Arena - Baltimore, MD
561 tickets left!
Oct 12, 2019
Sat 10:30 AM
561 tickets left!
Royal Farms Arena - Baltimore, MD
560 tickets left!
Oct 12, 2019
Sat 2:30 PM
560 tickets left!
Royal Farms Arena - Baltimore, MD
534 tickets left!
Oct 12, 2019
Sat 6:30 PM
534 tickets left!
Royal Farms Arena - Baltimore, MD
399 tickets left!
Oct 13, 2019
Sun 12:00 PM
399 tickets left!
Royal Farms Arena - Baltimore, MD
540 tickets left!
Oct 13, 2019
Sun 4:00 PM
540 tickets left!
Kennedy Center Family Theater - Washington, DC
15 tickets left!
Oct 20, 2019
Sun 4:00 PM
15 tickets left!
Kennedy Center Family Theater - Washington, DC
15 tickets left!
Oct 25, 2019
Fri 7:00 PM
15 tickets left!
Hippodrome Theatre At The France-Merrick PAC - Baltimore, MD
417 tickets left!
Oct 26, 2019
Sat 10:00 AM
417 tickets left!
Kennedy Center Family Theater - Washington, DC
15 tickets left!
Oct 26, 2019
Sat 1:30 PM
15 tickets left!

All Family-Friendly Shows Events

Trolls The Experience - New York, NY
Aug 20, 2019
Tue 10:00 AM
Lyric Theatre Shaftesbury - London, GL
Aug 20, 2019
Tue 11:00 AM
Cadogan Hall - London - London, GL
Aug 20, 2019
Tue 1:30 PM
Lyric Theatre Shaftesbury - London, GL
Aug 20, 2019
Tue 2:00 PM
Cadogan Hall - London - London, GL
Aug 20, 2019
Tue 4:00 PM
Knoxville Civic Auditorium - Knoxville, TN
Aug 20, 2019
Tue 6:00 PM
Knoxville Civic Auditorium - Knoxville, TN
2 tickets left!
Aug 21, 2019
Wed 10:00 AM
2 tickets left!
Lyric Theatre Shaftesbury - London, GL
26 tickets left!
Aug 21, 2019
Wed 11:00 AM
26 tickets left!
Cadogan Hall - London - London, GL
28 tickets left!
Aug 21, 2019
Wed 11:00 AM
28 tickets left!
Cadogan Hall - London - London, GL
38 tickets left!
Aug 21, 2019
Wed 1:30 PM
38 tickets left!
Lyric Theatre Shaftesbury - London, GL
31 tickets left!
Aug 21, 2019
Wed 2:00 PM
31 tickets left!
Knoxville Civic Auditorium - Knoxville, TN
18 tickets left!
Aug 21, 2019
Wed 6:00 PM
18 tickets left!
Procter & Gamble Hall at Aronoff Center - Cincinnati, OH
47 tickets left!
Aug 21, 2019
Wed 6:30 PM
47 tickets left!
Trolls The Experience - New York, NY
Aug 22, 2019
Thu 10:00 AM
Lyric Theatre Shaftesbury - London, GL
28 tickets left!
Aug 22, 2019
Thu 11:00 AM
28 tickets left!
Cadogan Hall - London - London, GL
35 tickets left!
Aug 22, 2019
Thu 11:00 AM
35 tickets left!
Cadogan Hall - London - London, GL
38 tickets left!
Aug 22, 2019
Thu 1:30 PM
38 tickets left!
Lyric Theatre Shaftesbury - London, GL
23 tickets left!
Aug 22, 2019
Thu 2:00 PM
23 tickets left!
Murat Theatre at Old National Centre - Indianapolis, IN
190 tickets left!
Aug 22, 2019
Thu 6:30 PM
190 tickets left!
Newton Theatre - Newton, NJ
Aug 22, 2019
Thu 7:00 PM
Trolls The Experience - New York, NY
Aug 23, 2019
Fri 10:00 AM
North Shore Music Theatre - Beverly, MA
Aug 23, 2019
Fri 10:00 AM
Gateway Playhouse - Bellport, NY
6 tickets left!
Aug 23, 2019
Fri 11:00 AM
6 tickets left!
Cadogan Hall - London - London, GL
37 tickets left!
Aug 23, 2019
Fri 11:00 AM
37 tickets left!
Lyric Theatre Shaftesbury - London, GL
36 tickets left!
Aug 23, 2019
Fri 11:00 AM
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North Shore Music Theatre - Beverly, MA
Aug 23, 2019
Fri 1:00 PM
Cadogan Hall - London - London, GL
38 tickets left!
Aug 23, 2019
Fri 1:30 PM
38 tickets left!
Gateway Playhouse - Bellport, NY
Aug 23, 2019
Fri 2:00 PM
Lyric Theatre Shaftesbury - London, GL
25 tickets left!
Aug 23, 2019
Fri 2:00 PM
25 tickets left!
Cadogan Hall - London - London, GL
38 tickets left!
Aug 23, 2019
Fri 4:00 PM
38 tickets left!