October 23, 2012, 10:44 am -- /EPR NETWORK/ -- One of the most popular animation films, adored by children and adults alike, has been adapted for the stage. Ice Age Live! A Mammouth Adventure will take audiences on a new adventure with Manny, Ellie, Sid, Diego and Scrat that will premier in London's Wembley Arena before embarking on a 30-country, five-year worldwide tour.
The characters will not be portrayed by puppets; they will be life size and to scale – 3.6 metres high and 4.2 metres long. Although the stars of the show will remain the same as in the animated feature films, the story will be new and unique.
The show runs from 1-3 November at Wembley Arena, with three performances a day, 11am, 3pm and 7pm. Tickets cost between £30 and £50.
With a spectacle of this magnitude and scale, little ones may be a little overwhelmed after the performance, therefore LondonTown.com advises mums and dads to book an overnight stay in a nearby hotel. It has reduced prices at a range of London hotels including the nearby Quality Hotel Wembley London and Ramada Encore London West. Room rates at these two hotels have been slashed by 73% and 74% respectively.
The three-star Quality Hotel Wembley London is located just five minutes walk from Wembley Arena and 15 minutes from central London by tube. The hotel boasts an onsite restaurant, bar and free parking and children and family rooms are available with extra beds and cots. Rooms at this hotel cost from £96 per night.
The three-star Ramada Encore London West is located then than three miles from Wembley Stadium and access is easy via public transport or road links. This hotel also has its own bar, restaurant and café and caters to families with older children and teenagers. Thanks to the exclusive LondonTown.com discount, room prices now start at just £54 per night.