Shows touring in the UK


You'll find below shows that are (or will be) touring in the UK and which are coming to London theatres.


Select the show title for tour details.


Click the theatre name for the full show listing at that theatre.


A Hundred Words For Snow


Touring from: 4 February 2019 to 30 March 2019


Rory's Dad was an explorer. Well, not literally. Literally he was a Geography teacher. But inside, she knows, he was Bear Grylls. And when he dies suddenly in an accident, Rory knows he needs her help to make one last expedition.

In London, playing at:


   -   Trafalgar Studios

Admissions


Touring from: 28 February 2019 to 22 June 2019


Sherri is the Head of Admissions at a private school, fighting to diversify the student intake and she wants you to know about it.

In London, playing at:


   -   Trafalgar Studios
   -   Richmond Theatre

Amélie


Touring from: 11 April 2019 to 27 August 2019


Amélie is the story of an astonishing young woman who lives quietly in the world, but loudly in her mind. She secretly improvises small, but extraordinary acts of kindness that bring happiness to those around her.

In London, playing at:


   -   New Wimbledon Theatre

American Idiot


Touring from: 17 January 2019 to 1 June 2019


The story of three boyhood friends, each searching for meaning in a post 9/11 world. The show features the music of Green Day with the lyrics of its lead singer Billie Joe Armstrong and book by Billie Joe Armstrong and Michael Mayer.

In London, playing at:


   -   New Wimbledon Theatre

Avenue Q


Touring from: 25 January 2019 to 3 August 2019


Catch-up with all your favourite (and unforgettable) characters on a downtown New York street trying to make sense of life's burning issues - like what do you do with a BA in English? How do you find your purpose?

In London, playing at:


   -   New Wimbledon Theatre

Benidorm


Touring from: 17 September 2018 to 20 April 2019


ITV's award-winning comedy celebrates over a decade of all-inclusive hilarity, having followed the ensemble cast of holiday makers and staff for ten series since it first broadcast in 2007.

In London, playing at:


   -   New Wimbledon Theatre

Club Tropicana The Musical


Touring from: 24 January 2019 to 13 July 2019


Welcome to the vibrant Club Tropicana Hotel - the 1980's answer to Love Island, where the drinks are free and the whole family is invited to join the ultimate holiday musical, celebrating all that we love about the 80's.

In London, playing at:


   -   New Wimbledon Theatre
   -   The Churchill Theatre

Dad's Army Radio Show


Touring from: 16 September 2018 to 30 April 2019


Two actors play 25 characters in this brilliant staging of three classic radio episodes based on favourite scripts from the original TV series.

In London, playing at:


   -   Wilton's Music Hall

Dirty Dancing


Touring from: 20 September 2018 to 30 March 2019


Tells the classic story of Baby and Johnny, two fiercely independent young spirits from different worlds, who come together in what will be the most challenging and triumphant summer of their lives.

In London, playing at:


   -   The Churchill Theatre

Dressed.


Touring from: 25 February 2019 to 8 June 2019


Multi award-winning ThisEgg combine choreography, live sewing, comedy and original music to celebrate the power clothes have to define us, to liberate us, to hide us and to embellish us.

In London, playing at:


   -   Battersea Arts Centre
   -   Shoreditch Town Hall

Fame The Musical


Touring from: 20 July 2018 to 20 October 2019


This bittersweet but uplifting triumph of a show explores the issues that confront many young people today: prejudice, identity, pride, literacy, sexuality, substance abuse and perseverance.

In London, playing at:


   -   New Wimbledon Theatre
   -   The Peacock

Horrible Histories - Awful Egyptians


Touring from: 4 October 2018 to 29 June 2019


From the fascinating Pharaohs to the power of the pyramids, discover the foul facts of death and decay with the meanest mummies in Egypt. Are you ready to rumble with Ramesses the Great? Dare you enter through the Gates of the Afterlife?

In London, playing at:


   -   New Wimbledon Theatre

Horrible Histories - Terrible Tudors


Touring from: 13 September 2018 to 29 June 2019


From the horrible Henries to the end of evil Elizabeth, hear the legends (and the lies!) about the torturing Tudors. Find out the fate of Henry's headless wives and his punch up with the Pope. Meet Bloody Mary and see Ed fall dead in his bed.

In London, playing at:


   -   New Wimbledon Theatre

Horrible Histories - Terrible Tudors & Awful Egyptians


Touring from: 4 October 2018 to 29 June 2019


We all want to meet people from history. The trouble is everyone is dead! Using actors and ground-breaking 3D special effects, these two astounding shows are guaranteed to thrill you and your children.

In London, playing at:


   -   Beck Theatre

Little Miss Sunshine


Touring from: 20 May 2019 to 12 October 2019


The Hoover family has more than a few troubles, but young Olive has her heart set on winning the Little Miss Sunshine beauty contest. When an invitation to compete comes out of the blue, the Hoovers must pile in to their rickety yellow camper van.

In London, playing at:


   -   Arcola Theatre

Matthew Bourne's Swan Lake


Touring from: 29 January 2019 to 4 May 2019


Thrilling, audacious, witty and emotive, this Swan Lake is perhaps still best known for replacing the female corps-de-ballet with a menacing male ensemble, which shattered conventions, turned tradition upside down and took the dance world by storm.

In London, playing at:


   -   New Wimbledon Theatre

Murder, She Didn't Write: The Improvised Murder Mystery


Touring from: 13 January 2019 to 19 May 2019


A classic murder mystery is created on the spot in this ingenious and hilarious show from Bristol Improv Theatre's resident company.

In London, playing at:


   -   Leicester Square Theatre

No Kids


Touring from: 24 January 2019 to 29 March 2019


George and Nir are a real-life same-sex couple trying to answer a question many of us face. Every consideration brings with it a succession of ethical challenges. Together, George and Nir confront this chaos head-on.

In London, playing at:


   -   Battersea Arts Centre

Rock Of Ages


Touring from: 20 September 2018 to 27 July 2019


This musical will have you singing and laughing along with its epic songs, including We Built This City, The Final Countdown, Here I Go Again, Can't Fight this Feeling and I Want To Know What Love Is played loud and proud by an awesome live band.

In London, playing at:


   -   New Wimbledon Theatre

Six


Touring from: 30 August 2018 to 5 May 2019


Divorced. Beheaded. LIVE IN CONCERT. From Tudor Queens to Pop Princesses, the six wives of Henry VIII take to the mic to rewrite 'Her-story'. Following a sell-out UK tour, hit pop-concert musical SIX returns to the Arts Theatre.

In London, playing at:


   -   Arts Theatre

The Full Monty


Touring from: 17 September 2018 to 18 May 2019


This "CHUFFING BRILLIANT" production about six out-of-work, impoverished steelworkers from Sheffield with nothing to lose, took the world by storm and has become one of Britain's most successful shows.

In London, playing at:


   -   New Wimbledon Theatre

The Girl On The Train


Touring from: 23 January 2019 to 13 July 2019


Rachel Watson longs for a different life. Her only escape is the perfect couple she watches through the train window every day, happy and in love. Or so it appears.

In London, playing at:


   -   Richmond Theatre

The Rocky Horror Show


Touring from: 4 February 2019 to 30 November 2019


The story of two squeaky clean college kids - Brad and his fiancée Janet. When by a twist of fate, their car breaks down outside a mansion whilst on their way to visit their former college professor, they meet the charismatic Dr Frank'n'Furter.

In London, playing at:


   -   New Wimbledon Theatre
   -   Richmond Theatre
   -   The Churchill Theatre

The Simon & Garfunkel Story


Touring from: 2 May 2017 to 9 December 2017


Direct from a SELL OUT Worldwide tour and standing ovations at every performance, The Simon & Garfunkel Story arrives in London's West End!

In London, playing at:


   -   Lyric Theatre

Tom Gates Live on Stage!


Touring from: 14 February 2019 to 20 July 2019


I'm Tom Gates and I'm VERY excited to tell you about my first ever live stage show! It stars me (obviously) Amy Porter (who's smart) my best friend Derek and our band DOGZOMBIES.

In London, playing at:


   -   Richmond Theatre

Vulvarine


Touring from: 2 March 2019 to 12 July 2019


Following a dose of hormone therapy gone wrong and a well-timed bolt of lightning, Bryony gains superhero abilities and a brand-new persona: Vulvarine, saviour of womankind.

In London, playing at:


   -   King's Head Theatre
   -   The Vaults

We've Got Each Other


Touring from: 6 February 2019 to 17 October 2019


The almost entirely imagined Bon Jovi Musical. With the modern jukebox musical comes a multi-talented cast, a live band, opulent sets and decadent costumes, extravagant dance routines, dramatic key changes and the odd hydraulic lift or two.

In London, playing at:


   -   The Vaults


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