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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 Monster Calls

Playing now

Drama

The Old Vic
The Old Vic
To 25 Aug 2018
Thirteen-year-old Conor and his mum have managed just fine since his dad moved to America. But now his mum's very sick and she's not getting any better. His grandmother won't stop interfering and the kids at school won't look him in the eye.


Allelujah!

Playing now

Comedy drama

The Bridge Theatre
The Bridge Theatre
To 29 Sep 2018
Alan Bennett's new play about The Beth, an old fashioned cradle-to-grave hospital serving a town on the edge of the Pennines that is threatened with closure as part of an NHS efficiency drive.


Aristocrats

Playing now

Drama

The Donmar Warehouse
The Donmar Warehouse
To 22 Sep 2018
Ballybeg Hall once played host to grand balls, musical evenings, tennis parties: its rooms busy, bursting with painters, poets and politicians. And presiding over all of it, the imposing figure of Judge O'Donnell.


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.


Chicago

Playing now

Musical

Phoenix Theatre
Phoenix Theatre
Booking to: 6 Oct 2018
Multi-award-winning prohibition-era tale of nightclub singer Roxie Hart, her cell-block rival Velma Kelly and the smooth-talking lawyer Billy Flynn.


Consent

Playing now

Drama

Harold Pinter Theatre
Harold Pinter Theatre
To 25 Aug 2018
Why is Justice blind? Is she impartial? Or is she blinkered? Friends Ed and Matt take opposing briefs in a rape case. The key witness is a woman whose life seems a world away from theirs. At home, their own lives begin to unravel.


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.


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: 6 Apr 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.




Fun Home

Playing now

Musical

Young Vic
Meet Alison at three stages of her life. Memories of her 1970s childhood in a funeral home merge with her college love life and her coming out.


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.


Horrible Histories - Barmy Britain - Part Four!

Playing now

Kids/ family

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Apollo Theatre
To 1 Sep 2018
We all want to meet people from history. The trouble is everyone is dead! So it's time to prepare yourselves for Horrible Histories live on stage with a brand new show featuring all new scenes in Barmy Britain - Part Four!


Imperium I: Conspirator

Playing now

Drama

Gielgud TheatreVideo available for this show
Gielgud Theatre
To 8 Sep 2018
Cicero, the greatest orator of his age, devoted all his energy and cunning to preserve the rule of law, and defend Rome's Republic against the predatory attacks of political rivals, discontented aristocrats, and would-be military dictators.


Imperium II: Dictator

Playing now

Drama

Gielgud TheatreVideo available for this show
Gielgud Theatre
To 8 Sep 2018
Cicero, the greatest orator of his age, devoted all his energy and cunning to preserve the rule of law, and defend Rome's Republic against the predatory attacks of political rivals, discontented aristocrats, and would-be military dictators.


It Happened in Key West

Playing now

Musical

Charing Cross TheatreVideo available for this show
Charing Cross Theatre
To 18 Aug 2018
The true 1930's story of an x-ray technician who meets the girl he has been envisioning and desperately seeking since he was a teen, only to diagnose her with tuberculosis and learn that she is married.


Killer Joe

Playing now

Black comedy

Trafalgar StudiosVideo available for this show
The Smith family hatch a plan to murder their estranged matriarch for her insurance money. They hire Joe Cooper, a police detective and part-time contract killer, to do the job.


King Lear

Playing now

Shakespeare - tragedy

Duke of York's Theatre
Following its sold-out run at Chichester Festival Theatre, Jonathan Munby's explosive revival of Shakespeare's epic tragedy moves to the West End with a celebrated cast led by Ian McKellen.


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.




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