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The Snowman
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Exclusive prices on select tickets and seat types: £40, £30, £20. Valid Performances: 24 November 2023 – 11 December 2023. Hurry and book your tickets by 28 November 2023!

Why Watch The Snowman?

  • The Snowman is a critically acclaimed musical that has returned to the Peacock Theatre for the 25th consecutive year.
  • Enjoy this holiday favorite about the magical adventures of a young boy and his snowman who becomes alive.
  • This musical is based on an illustrated book by Raymond Briggs and was adapted into an animated TV special.
  • It is the perfect Christmas outing for families and the best way to get into the festive holiday spirit.

About Show

Show Details

Age Suitability


The Snowman, a much-loved holiday favorite, has returned to London’s Peacock Theatre for the 25th year in a row. Received with rave reviews, this production charms the audience with its story narration and delightful music, dance, and magic.

Based on a picture book of the same name, The Snowman is a lauded musical, produced by the late John Coates. It is directed by Bill Alexander and features stellar music by Howard Blake and stunning choreography by Robert North. Enjoy the show-stopper score ‘Walking in the Air’ as you catch this festive classic with your entire family.

The Story

A Christmas classic, The Snowman narrates the story of a boy who builds a snowman after a night’s snowfall. When the clock strikes midnight, the boy finds his creation come to life. Watch this truly heartwarming tale of two unlikely friends as they embark on a fun adventure through the night.

Travel with the two as they explore the boy’s house, fly together in the sky, and enjoy a magical journey together. They laugh, sing, dance, and meet Father Christmas. After a night of fun, they head back home and the boy falls asleep. In the morning, he finds that his friend the snowman has melted and finds solace in the magical memories of the night before.

Show Timings

  • Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat, and Sun: 11:00 AM and 2:30 PM
  • Mon, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat and Sun: 7:00 PM

Cast & Crew

Direction: Bill Alexander

Music and Lyrics: Howard Blake

Set Design: Ruari Murchison

Choreography: Robert North

  • Suitable for all ages. Children 2 years and older will need a ticket.
  • Please keep in mind that London theatres do not have an age classification organization. This means that all age recommendations are subjective. Please use your judgment while purchasing tickets for any show.

The Snowman Tickets

Book online tickets for The Snowman musical in London.

Booking Period: From 19 Nov 2023 - 31 Dec 2023

Tickets Redemption

  • E-tickets will be provided when you check in online.
  • You will receive an email confirmation with your The Snowman musical voucher instantly.
  • Please display the voucher on your mobile phone with a valid photo ID. A physical printout is not necessary.

Cancellation & Refunds

  • Tickets cannot be refunded, amended, or rescheduled.

Peacock Theatre

Situated on Portugal Street, the Peacock Theatre is located at West End in the City of Westminster. Owned by the London School of Economics and Political Science, this 999-seater theatre is used not only for holding lectures and conferences but also for dance performances, pop concerts, ballets, and more. The Rat Pack, Doldrum Bay, Bubbling Brown Sugar, Calcutta, etc. are a few hit productions featured here. Currently, one can see The Snowman at the Peacock Theatre.

Seating Capacity: 999

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

Getting There

Facilities & Accessibility

Additional Information

Address: Portugal St, London WC2A 2HT, United Kingdom

Tube: the underground stations that lie closest to the theatre are Temple (District/Circle Lines) and Holborn (Central/Piccadilly Lines).

Bus: The theatre is quite well serviced by bus lines 1, 4, 8, 11, 15, 19, 22B, 23, 25, 26, 68, 76, 91, 168, 171, 341, 501, 505, and 521.

Available Facilities: Wheelchair accessible, In-house bar, Coat check, Assistive Listening System, Guide dogs, Washrooms

Accessibility: Peacock Theatre 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 Peacock Theatre.

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

Outside Food: Strictly prohibited

Frequently Asked Questions About The Snowman Tickets

How do I buy The Snowman Peacock Theatre tickets at West End?

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How can I buy cheap or discounted The Snowman Peacock Theatre tickets on West End?

The best way to buy cheap or discounted The Snowman Peacock Theatre tickets is to book them online as you will often come across attractive discounts. Book your Snowman Peacock Theatre tickets in advance as they tend to get more expensive closer to the show date.

How can I buy last-minute The Snowman Peacock Theatre tickets?

You can easily buy last-minute The Snowman Peacock Theatre tickets at You can even visit the TKTS booth at Leicester Square to procure cheap and last-minute The Snowman Peacock Theatre tickets. However, the only way to purchase The Snowman Peacock Theatre tickets at the TKTS booth is in person so be prepared for long queues.

Is there a possibility that I will get partial view seating if I purchase discounted The Snowman Peacock Theatre tickets?

Booking The Snowman Peacock Theatre tickets online will give you the opportunity to select your specific seats, thus, ensuring you do not get stuck with partial view seating. But if you try your luck with lottery tickets, or purchase day seats, your seats will be allocated at the discretion of the Box Office, which can potentially mean partial view seating or split seats.

What is the opening date for The Snowman?

The Snowman opens on 19 November 2023 at the Peacock Theatre, London.

What age is The Snowman appropriate for?

The Snowman is suitable for all ages. Children 2 years and older will need a ticket.

Do I need to purchase The Snowman Peacock Theatre tickets for my child?

If your child is 2 or above, you do need to purchase a Snowman Peacock Theatre ticket for your child.

Are there discounted The Snowman Peacock Theatre tickets available for kids?

Generally, children above 5 years are expected to pay full price for a London theatre ticket. However, Kids Week, which is an annual event during the summer, lets you purchase theatre tickets for children under 16 at half price as long as they are accompanied by two adults.

How long does The Snowman run for?

The Snowman runs for 1 hour 50 minutes including one interval

What is The Snowman about?

The Snowman tells the magical tale of a boy going on a snowy adventure with a snowman he built, coming to life. Soar through the starry skies with them.

What are the popular songs in The Snowman?

The Snowman has a range of delightful songs to enthrall audiences. 'Walking In The Air' is the best-known and a constant favorite. The soundtrack is also one of the most hauntingly beautiful pieces of music.

What is the dress code while attending The Snowman?

There is no specific dress code at West End. However, it is prudent to dress in semi-formals or smart casuals and something comfortable. Carry a light sweater or a jacket as the theatre can get a bit chilly.

Is outside food allowed while attending The Snowman?

No, outside food is not allowed while attending The Snowman. Most theatres do have a cafeteria or bar inside the premises where you can get snacks and drinks.

What are the facilities available at the Peacock Theatre?

The Peacock Theatre has multiple facilities including a Bar and Toilets available for the audience during the performance.

Can I take pictures or videos of The Snowman inside the theatre?

Photography, videography, and sound recording are prohibited inside the theatre. Some theatres do have a souvenir shop from where you can purchase pictures of stills of the show.

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