School of Rock – The Musical at the New London Theatre
A musical about kids, made for kids! Based on the beloved film, this rocking musical brings one of your kid’s favourite stories from the screen to the stage.
Follow Dewey Finn (played by Jack Black in the film version), a lazy bones who decides to earn some money pretending to be a supply teacher at a prep school. He starts a new band in his classroom and discovers each child’s unique creativity and talents.
You’ll all be moved by this musical treat with its catchy songs and a wonderful, kid-relatable story, making it the perfect event for a family evening. The kids will be air-guitaring on the school run the next morning!
The musical takes place at the New London Theatre. The recommended age is for ages 5 and over. Ticket prices start from £17.25.
When to go:
The show begins 21 January 2019 with multiple dates available. It is advised that you arrive at least 30 minutes before the show.
The nearest underground stations are Holborn (Piccadilly and Central lines) and Covent Garden (Piccadilly line) which are both within a 6-minute walk. In addition, buses 1, 59, 68, 134, 168, 171, 188, 243, X68 all stop nearby.
Is there parking?
If you’re planning to drive into the city we recommend that you take advantage of Q-Park’s Theatreland Parking Scheme – simply have your car park ticket validated at New London Theatre and the 50% discount will automatically be applied when you pay at the car park pay machine.
Is is buggy and wheelchair accessible?
Wheelchair access is via a lift at the stage door, which you are taken to by staff. Adapted toilets are en route from the lifts to the auditorium.
Where to eat:
Head to Bill’s in St Martin’s Courtyard for some food. They have a great kid’s menu and it’s a only a 5-minute walk away.
Make the day of it and explore Covent Garden which is also full of places to eat and drink. Kidadler Katie says, “We can spend hours in Covent Garden just watching the street performers.”
Terms and conditions:
Tickets are not refundable or exchangeable. Discounts apply to selected performances only. Please note that strobe lights and smoke machines are used during the performance.