Sunday 16 June
Egg and Spoon
A perfect, gentle introduction for the very young to the magic of theatre, Egg and Spoon is an interactive romp through the seasons where you come in and out of a magic circle and get to open all the gifts of nature.
Friday 21 June to Saturday 22 June
The Tiger Who Came to Tea 2024
Join the tea-guzzling tiger in this delightful family show; packed with oodles of magic, sing-along songs and clumsy chaos. Don’t miss this stage adaptation of the classic tale of teatime mayhem.
Wednesday 31 July
Horrible Histories: Rotten Royals
Horrible Histories returns for 2024 with revolting rulers and mad monarchs from Britain’s barmy past. Clap along with crazy King Charles and move to the groove with party Queen Victoria. It’s history with the nasty bits left in!
Thursday 29 August to Saturday 31 August
Charlie Cook's Favourite Book
Charlie loves reading, especially books about pirates. But his sister hates it, it’s boring! Can Charlie convince her that reading is fun? Based on the original book Charlie Cook’s Favourite Book, written by Julia Donaldson.
Saturday 14 September to Sunday 15 September
Dear Zoo, the timeless children’s classic book, returns to the stage. Share the magical experience as the story unfolds, with fun puppets, catchy songs and lots of audience interaction.
Sunday 27 October
Fireman Sam Live 2024
Join Fireman Sam on his brand new 2024 adventure. When Norman’s adventure up a mountain goes wrong and he is stranded in a cave it’s up to Fireman Sam to save the day and ensure everyone is safe on their camping trip.
Thursday 14 November to Saturday 16 November
The Very Hungry Caterpillar
Featuring a menagerie of 75 lovable puppets and faithfully adapting four stories by author and illustrator Eric Carle, the critically acclaimed production of The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show comes to Chelmsford Theatre this autumn.
Friday 29 November to Sunday 5 January
Snow White and friends glide into Chelmsford for our 2024 panto with all the ingredients of a perfect family Christmas treat at Chelmsford Theatre.