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Boston Theatre for Kids and Families

Most Boston Theatre stages feature family-friendly performances throughout the year suitable to kids. Find out what's playing near you in Boston and introduce your kids to the wonders of live performance.


Beyond A Winter's Day - Zoom Performances of Puppets, Shadows & LightVirtual/Online, $
Sun, February 28, 2021  -  Sun, March 28, 2021   
A family-friendly experience held over Zoom! Through time, space, & the Internet, a troupe of storytellers warm a bitter winter with tales, imagination, and tasty treats.
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The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy Radio ShowVirtual/Online, $
Fri, March 5, 2021  -  Sun, March 14, 2021   
THE CANNON THEATRE PROUDLY PRESENTS: “The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy - Radio Show” An illustrated online production of Douglas Adams' original radio scripts.
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Puppet Showplace Cozy Connect: Mr. Cuddles is Missing!Virtual/Online, Free
Sun, March 7, 2021  -  Sun, March 7, 2021   
Mr. Cuddles is missing! Join our team of human and puppet friends in this interactive family adventure as we search for the missing turtle. Featuring original music, colorful characters, and a bit of magic!
The Conjurors' ClubCambridge, $$
Fri, March 12, 2021  -  Sun, April 4, 2021   
An intimate and interactive multi-magician experience, performed live nightly. Take a front-row seat and immerse yourself in the arcane and mysterious with three different magicians using the secret package you'll receive. Recommended for ages 12+.
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Shen Yun 2021Boston, $$$$
Sat, April 10, 2021  -  Sun, April 18, 2021   
Ancient legends of virtue and modern tales of courage are brought to life by more than a dozen dances and songs, making for one extraordinary, uplifting and unforgettable experience.
Ringo Starr & His All Starr Band / The Avett BrothersBoston, $$$
Thu, June 3, 2021  -  Thu, June 3, 2021   
Don't miss Ringo Starr, with multi-Grammy Award nominated Americana legends The Avett Brothers, and his current All Starr Band featuring Steve Lukather, Colin Hay, Gregg Rolie, Warren Ham, Gregg Bissonette, and Hamish Stuart.
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Free Shakespeare on the Common 2021: The TempestBoston, Free
Thu, July 22, 2021  -  Mon, August 9, 2021   
One of Greater Boston's most beloved traditions, Commonwealth Shakespeare Company's “Free Shakespeare On The Common” continues it's seasonal tradition with William Shakespeare's 'Cymbeline'.
Spotlight Playhouse Presents 'Broadway on Essex'Haverhill, $
Wed, March 28, 2914  -  Sat, March 29, 2014   
Spotlight Playhouse presents Broadway on Essex, a cabaret dinner theater, Seating is limited, get your tickets early for this fantastic evening that will bring a little Broadway to your own backyard!
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