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We have 42 shows listed.


9 to 5 The Musical

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Musical

Savoy Theatre
Tells the story of Doralee, Violet and Judy - three workmates pushed to boiling point by their sexist and egotistical boss.


A Day in the Death of Joe Egg

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Comedy drama

Trafalgar Studios
Bri and Sheila have been struggling to care for their disabled 10 year-old daughter ever since she was born. Nicknaming her "Joe Egg", they lose themselves in fantasy games and black humour to help cope with the struggle of their daily reality.


A History of Water in the Middle East

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Drama

The Royal Court Theatre
British Egyptian Sabrina Mahfouz grew up with ambitions of being a spy. She has two passports, speaks two languages and has a cultural understanding of two very different countries.


Big The Musical

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Musical

Dominion TheatreVideo available for this show
Tells the story of Josh Baskin, a twelve-year-old boy who hates being little, until one night at the carnival the mysterious Zoltar machine grants his wish to be big.


Blood Wedding

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Drama

Young Vic
A repressed, passionate love affair rears its head on the day two young people tie the knot. What is done cannot be undone.


Come From Away

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Musical

Phoenix TheatreVideo available for this show
The incredible real-life story of the 7,000 air passengers from all over the world who were grounded in Canada during the wake of 9/11, and the small Newfoundland community that invited these 'come from aways' into their lives.


Everybody's Talking about Jamie

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Musical

Apollo TheatreVideo available for this show

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.




Falsettos

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Musical

The Other Palace
A hilarious and poignant look at a modern family revolving around the life of a gay man Marvin, his wife, his lover, his soon to be bar mitzvahed son, their psychiatrist, and the lesbian neighbours.


Fiddler On The Roof

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Musical

Playhouse TheatreVideo available for this show
Tevye's daughters' unexpected choice of husbands opens his heart to new possibilities, as his close-knit community also feel winds of change blowing through their tiny village.


Ghost Stories

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Horror/ suspense

Ambassadors Theatre
After exhilarating audiences across the world with record breaking, sell-out productions and a smash hit film, Andy Nyman and Jeremy Dyson's worldwide cult phenomenon Ghost Stories is back to haunt the West End.


Groan Ups

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Comedy

Vaudeville Theatre
Playing an unruly classroom of kids and anarchic high school teenagers, through to the aches and pains of adulthood, the original Mischief company are back in the West End with their first new play since 2016.


Hamilton

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Musical

Victoria Palace Theatre
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

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Drama

Palace Theatre
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.


Ian McKellen On Stage: With Tolkien, Shakespeare, Others and YOU

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Entertainment

Harold Pinter Theatre
Ian McKellen back in London, for a limited season in the West End, raising much-needed funds for theatre charities.


Les Misérables: The All-star Staged Concert

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Musical

Gielgud Theatre
A spectacular and intimate staging of the legendary concert previously seen in London at the Royal Albert Hall and The O2.


Lungs

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Drama

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The ice caps are melting, there's overpopulation, political unrest; everything's going to hell in a handcart - why on earth would someone bring a baby into this world?


Mamma Mia!

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Musical

Novello TheatreVideo available for this show
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

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Musical

Cambridge TheatreVideo available for this show
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.


Noises Off

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Farce

Garrick Theatre
With technical brilliance and split-second timing, takes us behind the scenes with a company of actors in a hilarious and heartfelt tribute to the unpredictability of life in the theatre.


Only Fools and Horses - The Musical

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Musical

Theatre Royal Haymarket
Only Fools and Horses the Musical is a feel-good, family celebration of traditional, working class London life and the aspirations we all share, recreating the iconic series into a brand-new, home-grown British Musical spectacular.




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