We're Going on a Bear Hunt

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 1ST SEPTEMBER 2013

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3rd July 2013 until 1st September 2013
 
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We're Going on a Bear HuntGo squelching through mud, slide through the long grass and splash through water as you join a family happily hunting a big bear, 'We're not scared' they chant. This is a funny stage version of the classic kiddies' book 'We're Going on a Bear Hunt' by prolific children's author and Londoner Michael Rosen (whose books often draw on his childhood growing up in Pinner, North-West London). Tread carefully on this entertaining journey through the snowstorm, mud, water and grass as you rhyme your way into the dark forest and out to the other side where you'll discover the scary surprise waiting there. Roar! There are some great offers for We're Going on a Bear Hunt tickets now available

Suitable for children aged 3+

 

About Lyric Shaftesbury Avenue

The Lyric, Shaftesbury Avenue's oldest theatre was opened in 1888, just two years after the street itself was completed. An indistinct red brick building, it lacks the grandeur of the neighbouring Gielgud and Apollo, but has a charm and unassuming beauty that are all its own. More about Lyric Shaftesbury Avenue

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Charing Cross Railway Station
 
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Lyric Shaftesbury Avenue,   Shaftesbury Avenue      W1D 7ES
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Ongoing
The Tiger Who Came To Tea
event > Theatre > Kids shows
DATES  2nd July to 7th September 2014
VENUE  Lyric Shaftesbury Avenue 
A musical adaptation of Judith Kerr's picture book The Tiger Who Came To Tea returns to the London stage. Last seen in the West End in 2012, this much loved tale of a tiger creating tea time mayhem is brought vividly to life on stage in a show packed with oodles of magic, sing a long songs and clumsy chaos. Expect to be surprised!... More about this event
 
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Lyric Shaftesbury Avenue,   Shaftesbury Avenue      W1D 7ES
Category: event
 
Fame Forever
event > Theatre > Musicals
PRICING  phonr for prices
DATES  Monday 8th September 2014 - 7.30pm
VENUE  Lyric Shaftesbury Avenue 
A concert musical conceived by David De Silva, with music by Steve Margoshes and lyrics by Ben H Winters, set during the 20th reunion of the class of 1984, from the La Guardia High School of Music and Art, and the Performing Arts.
Blofeld & Baxter: Memories Of Test Match Special: TalkBlofeld & Baxter: Memories Of Test Match Special: TalkThe broadcasters and commentators discuss anecdotes from on and off the pitch.22nd September 2014Monday 22nd September 2014 Where:
Lyric Shaftesbury Avenue,   Shaftesbury Avenue      W1D 7ES
Category: event
 
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event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures
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VENUE  Lyric Shaftesbury Avenue 
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Simon Callow: The Man JesusSimon Callow: The Man JesusSimon Callow, one of Britain's best-loved actors, performs this fresh and moving account of biblical stories including the raising of Lazarus, the wedding at Cana and the journey to Jerusalem. His powerful portrayal of the tyrants, traitors and madmen in Jesus' life asks people of all faiths and none: what sort of man was able to inspire the histor6th October 2014Monday 6th October 2014 Where:
Lyric Shaftesbury Avenue,   Shaftesbury Avenue      W1D 7ES
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event > Theatre > Dramas
PRICING  phone for prices
DATES  Monday 6th October 2014
VENUE  Lyric Shaftesbury Avenue 
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Lyric Shaftesbury Avenue,   Shaftesbury Avenue      W1D 7ES
Category: event
 
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event > Comedy > Variety
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VENUE  Lyric Shaftesbury Avenue 
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Lyric Shaftesbury Avenue,   Shaftesbury Avenue      W1D 7ES
Category: event
 
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event > Kids Events > Kids shows
DATES  26th November 2014 to 11th January 2015
VENUE  Lyric Shaftesbury Avenue 
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