The Snowman at Peacock Theatre tickets
The Snowman at Peacock Theatre tickets

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Melting hearts for over 20 years

Soar into a classic festive adventure as The Snowman returns to the Peacock Theatre this winter. This spectacular show is sure to melt the hearts of everyone who sees it, thanks to its warm and whimsical story that’s perfect for all ages.

One frosty night, a little boy looks out of his window and discovers that the snowman he had built the day before has come to life. As he rushes outside and takes the snowman’s hand, the pair are pulled along on a dazzling adventure over a wintry wonderland.

Inspired by Raymond Briggs' beloved children’s book and Dianne Jackson’s animated film, the story is told mainly through dance and music including the iconic “Walking in the Air”, made famous by singer Aled Jones.

The Snowman and its pyjama-clad young protagonist have become an enduring presence in London's Christmas theatre lineup since it was first staged 23 years ago – and has introduced countless children to the magic of theatre.

The Snowman tickets are the perfect festive family treat, guaranteeing a delightful spectacle of music and dance that’s sure to lift everyone's spirits, whether you're aged 1 or 100.

Important information

Playing at: Peacock Theatre, Portugal Street, Off Kingsway, London, WC2A 2HT

Performance dates: 15 Dec 2020 - 16 Dec 2020

Running time: 1 hour 50 minutes (including interval)

Age recommendation: Suitable for all ages.

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A beautiful production which took the original animated story and extended certain elements to make a full running show. Highlights... More

TrudyPaine 5'2", 11 reviews, 1 helpful vote

Great show for interpretive learning. No words so we have to fill in the gaps and make sense of the story for ourselves. Even the younger... More

cardenebarringtonb 1 review, 0 helpful votes

The show was wonderful, set was lovely , acting superb and my granddaughter was thoroughly engrossed. We enjoyed it too! Thought the... More

annamariag 1 review, 0 helpful votes

Took 7 year old boy who really enjoyed it. He’s seen a lot of shows in the theatre. The set was wonderful, the dancing excellent and... More

dianer10 1 review, 0 helpful votes

Beautiful snow globe effect on stage when we first entered the auditorium. The music and staging was magical, the little boy was captivating... More

hazela4 1 review, 0 helpful votes

We come every year although we are oldies and don't bring children with us. We find the innocence of the play is charming and heartwarming.... More

barbaral19 1 review, 0 helpful votes

The show was amazing. I would say pure magic. With an audience of young children who were all transported to Snowland, there was not... More

jillb15 1 review, 0 helpful votes

The acting and dancing were great; I personally like the ballet scenes. My child loved the show and the whole family was entertained.... More

mll2 1 review, 0 helpful votes

Easy story to follow, suitable for family and non English speaker to enjoy. More

paulinayang 3 reviews, 0 helpful votes