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Why Watch Horrible Histories: Barmy Britain - Part Five!?

  • Horrible Histories: Barmy Britain - Part Five! perfects a task that is near impossible to achieve, making history fun and interesting for children!
  • With exaggerated and quirky characters and a humorous and wonky script, the play brings Britain’s history to life.
  • The story has satirical undertones for adults to enjoy as well, making it a perfect family watch.

About Show

Show Details

Age Suitability

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Every country’s past seems barmy to the new generation! Horrible Histories: Barmy Britain - Part Five! takes this idea and extrapolates it to make a fun, over-the-top, quirky, albeit educational play. In the deft hands of Director Neal Foster, author Terry Deary’s wildly popular children’s stories called the “Horrible Series’ came to fruition as a stage play. The hilarious illustrations of Deary’s book are what make history palpable to young kids. Foster took a queue from this and adapted the play into a colorful and wacky feast for kids to enjoy, with subtle satirical quips for adults as well.

The Story

The play brings to life some of the most influential people in Britain’s History and portrays history like never before. Join King William’s conquest or scale the Tudor scaffold. You can help the Georgians take over England or even break into Buckingham Palace! Between all this mayhem keep your eyes out for the witch of World War Two who is out to unfold serious ruckus. This hilarious reinterpretation of Britain’s barmy history is sure to break you into fits of laughter. This amalgamation of history and theatre makes it a unique and exciting concept.

Show Timings

  • Mon & Tue: 11 AM & 2 PM
  • Wed: 11 AM
  • Thu & Fri: 2 PM & 4 PM
  • Sat: 11 AM

Cast & Crew

  • Direction: Neal Foster
  • Written by: Terry Deary

  • Babes in arms must get a separate entry pass (free) at the box office upon arrival.
  • Please keep in mind that theatre does not have an age classification organization. This means that all age recommendations are subjective. Please use your judgment while purchasing tickets for any show.

Horrible Histories: Barmy Britain - Part Five! tickets are available now!

Book your online tickets for Horrible Histories: Barmy Britain - Part Five! play and secure your seats now! Watch Britain's history through some of the most influential people at the Apollo Theatre, London.

Booking Period: From 29 July 2021 - 28 Aug 2021

Tickets Redemption

  • Contactless E-tickets will be provided for online check-in.
  • You will receive an email confirmation with your Horrible Histories: Barmy Britain - Part Five! voucher instantly. Please display the same on your mobile phone with a valid photo ID. No need to take a printout.
  • Online Venue Check-In: Please note you will be contacted by the venue 48 hours before the performance with instructions on how to check-in and retrieve your e-ticket.

Cancellation & Refunds

Tickets cannot be refunded, amended or rescheduled.

The Apollo Theatre

This theatre became the 4th legitimate one to be opened on Shaftesbury Avenue with its 1901 premiere of the musical comedy The Belle of Bohemia. This famous theatre featured many iconic plays such as Romantic Comedy, Orphans, The Deep Blue Sea, and many more. It’s all set to feature the much-loved Horrible Histories: Barmy Britain - Part Five! From July 2021.

Seating Capacity: 666

Apollo Theatre Seating Plan will help you find the best seats in the theatre.

SEE IT SAFELY: The Apollo Theatre operates strictly under the government COVID-19 guidelines.

Getting There

Facilities & Accessibility

Additional Information

Address: Apollo Theatre, Shaftesbury Avenue, London

Tube: The nearest tube station is the Piccadilly Circus.

Bus: 12, 14, 19, 38, 6, 13, 15, 23, 88, 94, 139, 159, and 453.

Available Facilities: In-house bar, Wheelchair Accessible, Comfort Cooling System, Cloakroom.

Accessibility: ApolloTheatre welcomes disabled guests and strives to make the show accessible for everyone.

Security: Please be aware that for your comfort and security all audience members will be subject to security checks upon arrival at the Apollo Theatre

Outside Food: Please note that outside food is strictly prohibited inside Apollo Theatre.

Dress Code: Smart and casual wear is recommended. Keep in mind, the theatre is air-conditioned throughout the year and can get a bit chilly.

FAQs | Horrible Histories: Barmy Britain - Part Five!

How can I buy tickets to the West End show Horrible Histories: Barmy Britain - Part Five!?

You can book online tickets to Horrible Histories: Barmy Britain - Part Five! from 29 July 2021 - 28 Aug 2021.

How much are the tickets for Horrible Histories: Barmy Britain - Part Five!?

The ticket price for Horrible Histories: Barmy Britain - Part Five! will vary with the seats you choose. However, tickets can be purchased at prices starting from £29.1.

How long is Horrible Histories: Barmy Britain - Part Five!?

Horrible Histories: Barmy Britain - Part Five! runs for 1 hour 10 minutes with 1 interval in between.

When is the opening date of Horrible Histories: Barmy Britain - Part Five! play in London?

Horrible Histories: Barmy Britain - Part Five! will start playing in Apollo Theatre from 29th July 2021.

Where is the West End show Horrible Histories: Barmy Britain - Part Five! playing in London?

You can watch the West End show Horrible Histories: Barmy Britain - Part Five! at Apollo Theatre, London.

How can I buy discount tickets to the West End show Horrible Histories: Barmy Britain - Part Five!?

By booking your Horrible Histories: Barmy Britain - Part Five! tickets with us, you may avail of exclusive discounts.

Are there accessible tickets for Horrible Histories: Barmy Britain - Part Five!?

Yes. Since Apollo Theatre welcomes disabled guests and strives to make the show accessible for everyone, viewers can purchase accessible tickets for Horrible Histories: Barmy Britain - Part Five!

Are cheaper tickets available for Horrible Histories: Barmy Britain - Part Five!?

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