London theatre news

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Thriller Live to end record-breaking 11-year run

13 September 2019

Thriller Live will end its record-breaking 11-year run at the Lyric Theatre in April 2020 as plans are announced for major refurbishment of the venue.

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Paradise Lodge - Tabard Theatre

12 September 2019

Based on writer Steve Cooper's own experiences of caring for his mother-in-law through her dementia, Paradise Lodge will transfer to London direct from a highly acclaimed run during Edinburgh Fringe.

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tick, tick... BOOM!

9 September 2019

Casting has been announced for the musical 'tick, tick... BOOM!' by Jonathan Larson, directed by Guy Retallack, at The Bridge House Theatre SE20.

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Falsettos: The Make A Difference Trust Charity Gala

14 August 2019

A charity gala evening performance of Falsettos at The Other Palace will be supporting the Make A Difference Trust, raising funds for HIV/AIDS projects in the UK and Sub-Sharan Africa.

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Writer performs as Queen Catherine Parr

29 July 2019

Toby Marlow, one of the writers of the West End hit musical SIX, stepped in to take on the role of Catherine Parr and save two performances of the show threatened by illness.

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Chicago Blues Brothers - Motown Mission

16 July 2019

Europe's biggest and best-loved production of the Blues Brothers comes to the West End's Savoy Theatre for one night only on Sunday 4 August 2019.

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SIX announces new booking period

28 June 2019

85,000 extra tickets are now on sale for SIX, the smash hit musical at the Arts Theatre, which extends to July 2020, with new casting also announced, plus 3 new singalong shows.

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Fiver - new song released

19 June 2019

Another song is released on video from new musical Fiver - the story of a humble five pound note - due to get its premiere at Southwark Playhouse from 3 to 20 July.

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Queen of the Mist transfers

29 May 2019

Pint of Wine Theatre Company's production of Michael John LaChiusa's Queen of the Mist is to transfer to Charing Cross Theatre for a seven-week season from 15 August to 5 October 2019.

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Amour to close early

28 May 2019

Scheduled to run at Charing Cross Theatre until 20 July, and with 8 Off West End Award nominations to its credit, new musical comedy Amour will end its run early on Saturday, 8 June.

Bare: A Pop Opera - casting announced

28 May 2019

A Broadway and West End cast has been announced for the electric and explosive Bare: A Pop Opera, due at The Vaults from 21 June 2019.

Michael Ball to return in Hairspray

3 May 2019

Michael Ball is to reprise his Olivier Award-winning role as Edna Turnblad in Hairspray the Musical at the London Coliseum from April 2020 - tickets now on sale.

Judges announced for West End Eurovision

23 April 2019

The celebrity judges are revealed for West End Eurovision 2019, due at the Adelphi Theatre on Sunday 28 April, when West End casts compete to carry-off coveted trophies.

European premiere of Falsettos

16 April 2019

Selladoor Worldwide have announced the long awaited European premiere of the multi award-winning musical, Falsettos, due at The Other Palace this August.

Operation Mincemeat - New Diorama Theatre

13 April 2019

Spitlip, the company founded by members of supernatural theatre-comedy trailblazers Kill the Beast to produce modern comedy musicals, announce their first ever production: Operation Mincemeat.

OVERTURES at Bishopsgate Institute

8 April 2019

West End Eurovision returns

7 April 2019

Overtures Piano Bar

1 April 2019

Casting announced for Amour

1 April 2019

The Hired Man - Queen's Theatre Hornchurch

26 March 2019

A Super Happy Story (about Feeling Super Sad)

22 March 2019

White Christmas tickets

21 March 2019

Frozen coming to London

20 March 2019

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

14 March 2019

Summer Street - Waterloo East Theatre

12 March 2019


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