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We have 52 shows listed.


42nd Street

Playing now

Musical

Theatre Royal Drury LaneVideo available for this show
Young Peggy Sawyer is fresh off the bus from small-town America and just another face in the chorus line on Broadway’s newest show. But when the leading lady gets injured, Peggy might just have the shot at stardom she's always dreamed of.


A Christmas Carol

Playing now

Christmas show

The Old Vic
The Old Vic
To 18 Jan 2019
Transported to worlds past, present and future, Ebenezer Scrooge witnesses what a lifetime of fear and selfishness has led to and sees with fresh eyes the lonely life he has built for himself.


A Very Very Very Dark Matter

Playing now

Drama

The Bridge Theatre
The Bridge Theatre
To 6 Jan 2019
In a townhouse in Copenhagen works Andersen, a teller of exquisite and fantastic children's tales beloved by millions. But the true source of his stories dwells in his attic upstairs, her existence a dark secret kept from the outside world.


Bat Out of Hell The Musical

Playing now

Musical

Dominion TheatreVideo available for this show
Dominion Theatre
Booking to: 5 Jan 2019
This exhilarating tale of star-crossed lovers "changed the way musicals are staged forever" (North West End) with its boundary pushing spectacle, thrilling performances and reimagining of Jim Steinman and Meat Loaf's greatest hits.


Caroline, Or Change

Playing now

Musical

Playhouse TheatreVideo available for this show
Playhouse Theatre
To 6 Apr 2019
Louisiana, 1963. Revolution is in the air, though not so much for Caroline, the poorly paid maid toiling endlessly in the sweltering basement of the Gellman household.


Chicago

Playing now

Musical

Phoenix Theatre
Phoenix Theatre
To 5 Jan 2019
Multi-award-winning prohibition-era tale of nightclub singer Roxie Hart, her cell-block rival Velma Kelly and the smooth-talking lawyer Billy Flynn.


Company

Playing now

Musical

Gielgud TheatreVideo available for this show
Gielgud Theatre
To 30 Mar 2019
At Bobbi's 35th birthday party all her friends are wondering why isn't she married? Why can't she find the right man? Why doesn't she settle down and have a family?


Disney's Aladdin

Playing now

Musical

Prince Edward TheatreVideo available for this show
Prince Edward Theatre
Booking to: 29 Sep 2018
Disney musical featuring the timeless songs from the classic film including A Whole New World, Friend Like Me and Arabian Nights along with new music written for the production. Based on the 1992 film of the same name.


Don Quixote

Playing now

Play with music

Garrick TheatreVideo available for this show
Garrick Theatre
To 2 Feb 2019
After a lifetime of reading books on chivalry, one eccentric old man heads off on a rumbustious quest to become a wandering knight accompanied by his faithful and equally ill-suited servant.


Dreamgirls

Playing now

Musical

Savoy TheatreVideo available for this show
Savoy Theatre
To 12 Jan 2019
Charts the tumultuous journey of a young female singing trio from Chicago, Illinois called 'The Dreams'. They learn the hard lesson that show business is as tough as it is fabulous.


Everybody's Talking about Jamie

Playing now

Musical

Apollo TheatreVideo available for this show
Apollo Theatre
Booking to: 28 Sep 2019

Sixteen: the edge of possibility. Time to make your dreams come true.

Supported by his brilliant loving mum and surrounded by his friends, Jamie overcomes prejudice, beats the bullies and steps out of the darkness, into the spotlight.




Find Love, Lose Weight & Live Forever ... Without Really Trying!

Playing now

Comedy

No photo available for this theatre
Apollo Theatre
To 6 Jan 2019
Children across the UK are already fans of Dr Chris and Dr Xand from their hugely successful TV and live show Operation Ouch! Now the identical twins have an adults only show to share!


Hamilton

Playing now

Musical

Victoria Palace Theatre
Victoria Palace Theatre
Booking to: 15 Dec 2018
A musical about the life of American Founding Father Alexander Hamilton, with music, lyrics and book by Lin-Manuel Miranda.


Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Parts I & II

Playing now

Drama

Palace Theatre
Palace Theatre
Booking to: 28 Jul 2019
It was always difficult being Harry Potter and it isn’t much easier now that he's an employee of the Ministry of Magic, a husband and father of 3 children. And his youngest son Albus must struggle with the weight of a family legacy he never wanted.


Hole

Playing now

Drama

The Royal Court Theatre
A hole in the ground. Three women are forcing their way out. They're singing. They're moving. They're taking up space. And they refuse to apologise.


Hot Gay Time Machine

Playing now

Drama

Trafalgar Studios
Trafalgar Studios
To 5 Jan 2019
Just like A Christmas Carol - but with fewer ghosts and more gays - the dynamic double-act sing, shimmy and sashay the audience on a time travelling adventure through the history of their favourite topic: themselves.


Kinky Boots

Playing now

Musical

Adelphi TheatreVideo available for this show
Adelphi Theatre
To 12 Jan 2019
The story focuses on Charlie Price, a wannabe London high flyer who, to his dismay, inherits his father's beloved English Midlands' shoe factory and feels he needs to salvage the company.


Les Misérables

Playing now

Musical

Queen's TheatreVideo available for this show
Queen's Theatre
Booking to: 20 Oct 2018
Long-running musical which is as much a West End institution as anything else. Brilliant songs abound as ex-convict Jean Valjean is hunted for decades by the ruthless policeman Javert.


Mamma Mia!

Playing now

Musical

Novello TheatreVideo available for this show
Novello Theatre
Booking to: 2 Mar 2019
On the eve of her wedding, a daughter's quest to discover the identity of her father brings 3 men from her mother's past back to the island they last visited 20 years ago.


Matilda The Musical

Playing now

Musical

Cambridge TheatreVideo available for this show
Cambridge Theatre
Booking to: 20 Oct 2019
With book by Dennis Kelly and original songs by Tim Minchin, Matilda The Musical is the story of an extraordinary little girl who, armed with a vivid imagination and a sharp mind, dares to take a stand and change her own destiny.




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