London theatre news


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Farewell West End - from the cast of Thriller Live

28 April 2020


16 vocalists from Thriller Live's record run say farewell to the West End with Michael Jackson's 'Earth Song'.


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London theatre closures

11 April 2020


All London theatres both in the West End and beyond are closed. Read more about developments and how you can help the theatre sector in these difficult times.


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West End theatres announce closure extension

6 April 2020


Society of London Theatre (SOLT) has announced extended closure of West End theatres until 31 May 2020.


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Thriller Live closes

19 March 2020


Following closure of West End theatres due to the Coronavirus outbreak, producers announce that Thriller Live delivered its final performance on Sunday 15 March 2020.


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Theatre closures and show postponements

16 March 2020


Catch-up with the latest about London theatre closures and show postponements in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak.


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Show cancelled due to Coronavirus

13 March 2020


Christopher Durang's Tony Award-winning comedy, 'Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike', due at Charing Cross Theatre from 21 March, has been postponed.


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Shows competing in West End Eurovision

2 March 2020


The 8 West End musicals destined to compete in West End Eurovision 2020 have been announced for the 10th anniversary edition of this legndary event.


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Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike

23 February 2020


Tony award-winning Best Play comedy 'Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike' gets its London premiere from 21 March at Charing Cross Theatre.


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100 million thank yous from SIX

21 February 2020


As the smash-hit musical, SIX, starts previews on Broadway producers reveal that its catchy songs have been streamed 100,000,000 times on Spotify and Apple Music.


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The Shark Is Broken transfers

5 February 2020


A sell-out, smash hit of Edinburgh Fringe 2019, The Shark Is Broken now gets a West End transfer to the Ambassadors Theatre from May.


West End Eurovision 2020

27 January 2020


West End theatre's biggest shows battle it out to be crowned the champions of West End Eurovision in its 10th anniversary year - taking place on Sunday 19 April.


Naked Boys Singing! from LAMBCO Productions

20 January 2020


LAMBCO Productions will bring its production of the international smash hit musical comedy - Naked Boys Singing! - to Islington's King's Head Theatre from March 13 2020.


SIX announces booking to 2021

17 January 2020


SIX celebrates its first West End birthday at the Arts Theatre with over 90,000 extra tickets on sale - the show is now booking until 31 January  2021.


Undetectable - King's Head Spring Season

21 December 2019


Tom Wright's tender, funny and uplifting love story is back to open the King's Head Theatre's Spring 2020 season, playing from 12 February to 7 March 2020.


One Jewish Boy transfers to Trafalgar Studios

12 December 2019


Following its controversial, sold-out run at the Old Red Lion Theatre, One Jewish Boy transfers to Trafalgar Studios next March.


UK premiere for Falling In Love Again

12 December 2019



Sunday in the Park with George - Savoy Theatre

5 December 2019



Tickets on sale for To Kill a Mockingbird

5 December 2019



Hello, Dolly! with Imelda Staunton

22 November 2019



The Watsons - West End transfer

13 November 2019



Sara Bareilles to play Jenna in Waitress

4 November 2019



One Million Tiny Plays About Britain

3 November 2019



The Pirate Queen - charity gala performance

3 November 2019



Peter Andre to guest star in Thriller Live

23 October 2019



Soho Cinders coming to Charing Cross Theatre

3 October 2019





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