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

Annie


Touring from: 2 February 2019 to 23 November 2019


Annie is forced to live a life of misery at Miss Hannigan's orphanage. Determined to find her parents, her luck changes when she is chosen to spend Christmas with a famous billionaire.

In London, playing at:


   -   New Wimbledon Theatre

Avenue Q


Touring from: 25 January 2019 to 31 August 2019


Tells the story of the loveable (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:


   -   Hackney Empire

Billionaire Boy


Touring from: 30 October 2019 to 19 January 2020


Joe Spud is 12 years old and the richest boy in the country. He has a sports car, two crocodiles as pets and £100,000-a-week pocket money. But what Joe doesn't have is a friend. So he decides to leave his posh school and start at the local comp.

In London, playing at:


   -   Richmond Theatre

Club Tropicana The Musical


Touring from: 23 April 2019 to 10 August 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

Dressed.


Touring from: 25 February 2019 to 8 June 2019


A true story told by four women who have been friends since school. After being stripped at gun point, Lydia set out to redress herself with a new healing set of armour. Lydia now only wears clothes she has made.

In London, playing at:


   -   Shoreditch Town Hall

Equus


Touring from: 15 February 2019 to 11 May 2019


When teenager Alan Strang's pathological fascination leads him to blind six horses, psychiatrist Dr. Martin Dysart is tasked with uncovering the motive behind the boy's violent act.

In London, playing at:


   -   Theatre Royal (Stratford East)

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:


   -   The Peacock

Freeman


Touring from: 14 May 2019 to 28 June 2019


Inspired by the first man in America to plead Insanity as his defence, sees writer Camilla Whitehill (Where Do Little Birds Go?) and Strictly Arts examine the unspoken link between mental health and systemic racism.

In London, playing at:


   -   Streatham Space Project

Glengarry Glen Ross


Touring from: 14 February 2019 to 27 April 0201


Set in an office of cut-throat Chicago salesmen. Pitched in a high-stakes competition against each other, four increasingly desperate employees will do anything, legal or otherwise, to sell the most real estate.

In London, playing at:


   -   Richmond Theatre

Grease The Musical


Touring from: 19 June 2019 to 12 October 2019


After a whirlwind summer romance, leather-clad greaser Danny and girl-next-door Sandy are reunited when she transfers to Rydell High for senior year. But can they survive the trials and tribulations of teenage life and find true love once more?

In London, playing at:


   -   The Churchill Theatre

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

In the Night Garden Live


Touring from: 28 February 2019 to 27 October 2019


Join Igglepiggle, Upsy Daisy, Makka Pakka and friends at In the Night Garden Live for a brand new show on their first ever UK theatre tour in 2019!

In London, playing at:


   -   The Churchill 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

Mindgame


Touring from: 16 April 2019 to 22 June 2019


Mark Styler, a writer of glossy 'true crime' paperbacks, has no idea what he's walking into when he tries to get an interview with Easterman, a notorious serial killer.

In London, playing at:


   -   The Churchill 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

Priscilla Queen Of The Desert


Touring from: 30 September 2019 to 4 January 2020


The hilarious adventure of three friends who hop aboard a battered old bus bound for the Outback to put on the show of a lifetime. Their epic journey is a heart-warming story of self-discovery, sassiness and acceptance.

In London, playing at:


   -   New Wimbledon Theatre

See-Through


Touring from: 8 March 2019 to 31 May 2019


All you need is a camera, an internet connection and something to say. Examining validation, confession and the cost of sharing, See-Through is an edited, unedited, live, pre-recorded, reality show that invites you to see behind the camera.

In London, playing at:


   -   Camden People's 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

Status


Touring from: 20 March 2019 to 29 May 2019


We all have a nationality. Or almost all of us. Status is a show about someone who doesn't want his any more.

In London, playing at:


   -   Battersea Arts Centre

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 House on Cold Hill


Touring from: 4 March 2019 to 1 June 2019


Following the incredible sell-out stage success of Not Dead Enough, The Perfect Murder and Dead Simple, the No. 1 best-selling author Peter James is back with the world premiere of this spine-chilling thriller.

In London, playing at:


   -   Richmond Theatre

The Lady Vanishes


Touring from: 9 January 2019 to 27 April 2019


Socialite Iris is travelling home to England on the train when an accident introduces her to the mild-mannered Miss Froy. After her travelling companion disappears, Iris is perplexed to find that all the other passengers deny ever having seen her.

In London, playing at:


   -   The Churchill 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:


   -   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

The Trials Of Oscar Wilde


Touring from: 26 March 2019 to 1 June 2019


Thursday 14 February 1895 was the triumphant opening night of The Importance of Being Earnest and the zenith of Wilde's career. Less than 100 days later, he found himself a common prisoner sentenced to two years hard labour.

In London, playing at:


   -   Greenwich 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

Unsung


Touring from: 7 March 2019 to 27 April 2019


Unsung explores the untold stories of four pioneering and inspirational female figures from our past, asking why they, and hundreds like them, have been relegated to the footnotes.

In London, playing at:


   -   King's Head 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


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