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Family Fun on the Southbank this Summer

3rd Apr 2017

With the summer holidays and half term not far off, we've got family days out sorted for you at Underbelly Festival! Whether your little one is into magic, funny jokes, music or terrific theatre, there really is something for all of you to enjoy! Check out some of our favourite family highlights below, taking you all the way through from April to September...

Catch Me (Attrape Moi)

Trampolines, yo-yos, amazing acrobatics and an awesome soundtrack, circus troupe FlipFabrique's headline circus show is bound to impress all ages this summer, from 17 May - 19 July.

The Amazing Bubble Man

'This show captivated its young audience and the adults loved it as well. Highly recommended'
​British Theatre Guide

Louis Pearl, worldwide phenomenon and maker of the biggest and best bubbles you've ever seen will charm children of all ages in The Amazing Bubble Man from 29 April - 4 June.

Monski Mouse's Baby Disco Dance Hall

'Rocking kid-friendly fun that dance-loving adults will enjoy as well'
The Age

Monski Mouse has long been a family favourite on London's Southbank. The perfect pre-school aged party, see Monski spin an amazing array of tunes from nursery rhymes to songs that Mums and Dads will know and love. What better way to spend a Sunday throughout summer than bonding and boogying with your under-5s from 7 May - 24 September!

Comedy Club 4 Kids

'A highlight for children in recent years, giving them a taste of some of the biggest names in comedy... with the fun, rowdy feel of a real comedy club'
The Guardian

If you know a kid who loves to laugh, we have the perfect show for you! See top comedians like Tiernan Douieb, Deborah Frances-White and Stu Goldsmith without having to get a babysitter in Comedy Club 4 Kids, where top comedians tell jokes to the toughest crowd of all - a theatre full of your little ones! From 21 May - 15 July.

Morgan & West: More Magic for Kids

'Superbly crafted'
The Stage

Morgan and West have been wowing Edinburgh Fringe and Underbelly audiences with their comedy and magician duo for many a year, and never cease to amaze and entertain with tricks and jokes that are guaranteed to wow even the most skeptical of children (and grown ups!). See them from 29 May - 4 June.

Comedy in the Dark for Kids

'Destined to become one of the most talked about shows'
Time Out

Comedy. In the dark. For kids. Nip the night light in the bud once and for all with top comedians telling kid-friendly jokes in the pitch darkness, recommended for 8-13 year olds from 30 May - 9 July.

Children are Stinky

'Stunning acrobatics and explosive charisma leave both parents and children awestruck. Non-stop interactive fun!'
Fringe Biscuit

If you can't move for cartwheeling, back-flipping kids, why not give them their first taste of exhilarating circus from this outstanding Australian acrobatic duo. From 22 - 27 July, this show will be leaving adults and children with their jaws on the floor hooting for more.

The Jungle Book

'Jaw dropping…a superb production'
Express and Echo

Award-winning metta theatre return with the smash-hit family show from London Wonderground 2016. Join Mogwli on an updated adventure through the urban Jungle Book, featuring stunning hip-hop and contemporary circus. The perfect family summer holiday treat, from 1-24 August.

See all of our family shows here

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