No need for any dull days in Stratford thanks to Stratford Circus Arts Centre’s lively all year round family programme.

Stratford Circus is a vibrant performing arts centre, dedicated to providing artistic excellence and experiences. The centre boasts a number of high-spec performing spaces including a 300-seat theatre, which showcases regular family performances.

Circlets  – Family Fun at Stratford Circus

Straftord Circus hosts a lively Circlets programme for family audiences with a schedule of shows from children’s theatre companies across the UK and abroad. From theatre and dance to music, circus and literature, many of the shows incorporate workshops and other special events that give young people opportunities to extend their performance experience beyond the theatre walls.

Browse the current shows at Stratford Circus:

More for Kids and Mums at Stratford Circus

Stratford Circus also runs a range of regular classes including:

-Glee Club – A term-time musical theatre club for children aged 5-11. Through singing workshops, movement master-classes and drama, participants will explore the Glee phenomenon and create their very own production. £85 per term

-Toddler Jam: A drop-in musical and movement session for ages 1-3. Nori on the guitar takes toddlers on a journey through the world of music from Twinkle Twinkle Little Star to Twist & Shout. £3 drop-in.

Creative Club Ballet: Creative ballet for ages 2-4 are hosted by Evelien Timmermans. Join her and explore ballet with imaginative exercises that will develop coordination, musicality, grace and poise. All boys and girls are welcome. £7 drop-in / £50 for the term

-Mum and Baby Yoga – Suitable from 6 weeks after the baby’s birth right up until your little one starts to crawl. This class is a fun way to bond with your baby and will help with your postnatal recovery at the same time. The Baby Yoga movements for the little ones are incorporated into songs and nursery rhythms. £78 for a 6 week term

-Pregnancy Yoga – This class features specially adapted yoga poses to help strengthen tone and create flexibility in the body as well as incorporate movements and positions, which are beneficial for each stage of labour. A great way to meet other mums-to-be who live locally too! £91 for a 7 week term

To view the latest classes on offer visit:

Our Kitchen at Stratford Circus

Stratford Circus also has its own foyer café and bistro. ‘Our Kitchen’ is open from 9am Monday to Saturday so before or after a performance or class you can tuck into everything from brunch and lunch to coffee,  cakes and brownies.

Stratford Circus – Further Information

Address: Stratford Circus Arts Centre, Theatre Square, Stratford, London E15 1BX

T: 0844 357 2625