Genres

Not sure what the different genres are? Check out our list below.

Adult:

Shows suitable for 18+ due to the content and language used.

Children:

Suitable for young children.

Comedy:

Comedy suitable for the family to enjoy.

Concert-style:

This could be a concert, or a show that is performed in the style of a concert.

Drag:

This could be a Drag Show, or a show featuring Drag.

Family:

A show that is suitable for the full family to watch – both young and old.

Fringe:

Shows in festivals.

Interactive:

Shows with an interactive element.

Musicals:

Shows with songs – music types vary from classical to rock and roll to jukebox and everywhere in between.

Pantomime:

A Christmas staple – oh no it isn’t. Oh yes it is! Fun for all the family.

Plays:

A show with dialogue and no music. Could be historical play, based on books or a modern performance.

Puppetry:

Shows with puppetry! Please note that not all puppet shows are automatically children or family friendly.

Q&A:

This could be a post-show talk. Or a panel interview.

Shakespeare:

A classical piece of Shakespeare performance, or a modern adaptation based on his works, complete with Shakespearean language.