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We Will Rock You musical tickets less than half price from just £15
We Will Rock You musical tickets less than half price from just £15

We Will Rock You musical tickets less than half price from just £15

Running for twelve weeks this summer, We Will Rock You tells a futuristic story based loosely on Queen songs and was written by Ben Elton.

Jun
09
2023
Underbelly secures Soho lease for its first permanent home
Underbelly secures Soho lease for its first permanent home

Underbelly secures Soho lease for its first permanent home

Temporary festival organiser, Underbelly is getting its first permanent home, as it's taking over a central London theatre.

Jun
08
2023
Sarah Jessica Parker and Matthew Broderick to star in London run of Plaza Suite
Sarah Jessica Parker and Matthew Broderick to star in London run of Plaza Suite

Sarah Jessica Parker and Matthew Broderick to star in London run of Plaza Suite

Following a sell-out Broadway run, Matthew Broderick and Sarah Jessica Parker, will lead the cast in the West End transfer of Neil Simon’s hit comedy Plaza Suite, opening in London next year.

Jun
08
2023
SpongeBob the Musical announces Divina de Campo, Gareth Gates and Tom Read Wilson to star at the Southbank Centre
SpongeBob the Musical announces Divina de Campo, Gareth Gates and Tom Read Wilson to star at the Southbank Centre

SpongeBob the Musical announces Divina de Campo, Gareth Gates and Tom Read Wilson to star at the Southbank Centre

The star-studded cast for the upcoming London run of The Spongebob Musical has been announced.

May
26
2023
Sale on Tina Turner Musical Tickets – from £24
Sale on Tina Turner Musical Tickets – from £24

Sale on Tina Turner Musical Tickets – from £24

Based on the life of international recording artist Tina Turner, this production made a huge splash in the UK during its West End premiere.

May
23
2023
Ten new plays for £5 each at the National Theatre’s Connections Festival
Ten new plays for £5 each at the National Theatre’s Connections Festival

Ten new plays for £5 each at the National Theatre’s Connections Festival

This summer, the National Theatre is celebrating youth theatre as ten youth theatre companies and school groups from across the UK will stage new plays in the Dorfman Theatre as part of its 2023 Connections Festival.

May
19
2023
Evita in Concert comes to Theatre Royal Drury Lane
Evita in Concert comes to Theatre Royal Drury Lane

Evita in Concert comes to Theatre Royal Drury Lane

Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Evita returns to London’s West End for special concert performances.

May
18
2023
Discounts on tickets to see The Mousetrap
Discounts on tickets to see The Mousetrap

Discounts on tickets to see The Mousetrap

Famously the world’s longest consistently running play – pandemic excepted – Agatha Christie’s Mousetrap has now been running for 70 years, and is one of those plays that everyone is presumed to see once in their lives.

Apr
28
2023
New Casting Announced for HAMILTON at the Victoria Palace Theatre
New Casting Announced for HAMILTON at the Victoria Palace Theatre

New Casting Announced for HAMILTON at the Victoria Palace Theatre

Jeffrey Seller and Cameron Mackintosh, producers of the West End production of Lin-Manuel Miranda’s Hamilton, have announced new casting for the show.

Apr
27
2023
Meet your Dorothy! Georgina Onuorah joins The Wizard of Oz
Meet your Dorothy! Georgina Onuorah joins The Wizard of Oz

Meet your Dorothy! Georgina Onuorah joins The Wizard of Oz

Georgina Onuorah has been announced as playing the lead role of Dorothy in The Wizard of Oz this summer at The London Palladium.

Apr
27
2023
Peter Pan flies into The London Palladium this Christmas
Peter Pan flies into The London Palladium this Christmas

Peter Pan flies into The London Palladium this Christmas

The London Palladium Pantomime returns for an eighth year, with Jennifer Saunders and Julian Clary leading the cast in a brand new production of Peter Pan.

Apr
24
2023
Special offer on Dirty Dancing tickets at the Dominion Theatre
Special offer on Dirty Dancing tickets at the Dominion Theatre

Special offer on Dirty Dancing tickets at the Dominion Theatre

Following the wild critical and audience acclaim and demand, Dirty Dancing is returning to London for an additional 14 weeks, and tickets are now available from just £20.

Apr
21
2023
Phantom of the Opera’s theatre to be renamed after the King
Phantom of the Opera’s theatre to be renamed after the King

Phantom of the Opera’s theatre to be renamed after the King

The theatre on Haymarket that's been the home to the Phantom of the Opera for the past 36 years is being renamed. Slightly.

Apr
17
2023
Special offer on tickets to Frozen the Musical
Special offer on tickets to Frozen the Musical

Special offer on tickets to Frozen the Musical

The long-running stage musical version of the Disney film currently has an offer on tickets with prices starting from just £27.50 for selected performances.

Apr
14
2023
Flash sale on Peaky Blinders immersive tickets
Flash sale on Peaky Blinders immersive tickets

Flash sale on Peaky Blinders immersive tickets

An immersive theatre show based on the television series is currently running in Camden, and there's a flash sale on tickets at the moment.

Mar
31
2023
Discount sale on Les Miserables tickets
Discount sale on Les Miserables tickets

Discount sale on Les Miserables tickets

Cameron Mackintosh's legendary production of Boublil and Schonberg's Les Miserables at the Sondheim Theatre is still going strong - and there's a sale on tickets for shows during late April and May.

Mar
24
2023
Great British Bake Off (GBBO) the musical: Sale on ticket prices
Great British Bake Off (GBBO) the musical: Sale on ticket prices

Great British Bake Off (GBBO) the musical: Sale on ticket prices

The UK’s most beloved baking show Great British Bake Off (GBBO) has been adapted for the stage and reinvented into a delicious musical-comedy, opened at the Noel Coward Theatre for a limited run.

Mar
17
2023
A new Phantom for The Phantom of the Opera
A new Phantom for The Phantom of the Opera

A new Phantom for The Phantom of the Opera

The Phantom of the Opera at Her Majesty’s Theatre has released tickets for performances until March 2024, and announced a new Phantom will take over from April.

Mar
10
2023
Save on tickets to the Rocky Horror Show stage musical
Save on tickets to the Rocky Horror Show stage musical

Save on tickets to the Rocky Horror Show stage musical

Richard O’Brien’s legendary rock ‘n’ roll musical, The Rocky Horror Show, originally a stage musical, then a famous movie, is back on stage, and coming to London.

Mar
03
2023
Half price tickets to see Felicity Kendal in Noises Off
Half price tickets to see Felicity Kendal in Noises Off

Half price tickets to see Felicity Kendal in Noises Off

Michael Frayn’s award-winning backstage comedy Noises Off is transferring to London’s West End for a limited 8-week run, and there’s a half-price offer on seats with the £42 seats being offered for just £20.

Feb
24
2023
Special prices on tickets to Dirty Dancing at the Dominion Theatre
Special prices on tickets to Dirty Dancing at the Dominion Theatre

Special prices on tickets to Dirty Dancing at the Dominion Theatre

Following the wild critical and audience acclaim and demand, Dirty Dancing is returning to London in 2023 for an additional 14 weeks.

Feb
17
2023
Special offer on tickets to see Jersey Boys at the Trafalgar Theatre
Special offer on tickets to see Jersey Boys at the Trafalgar Theatre

Special offer on tickets to see Jersey Boys at the Trafalgar Theatre

Playing at the recently refurbished Trafalgar Theatre in central London, there’s a cheap ticket offer at the moment to see Jersey Boys.

Feb
03
2023
Discounted tickets for the Book of Mormon
Discounted tickets for the Book of Mormon

Discounted tickets for the Book of Mormon

The Book of Mormon, the award-winning Broadway Musical from the creators of South Park is offering a special offer on ticket prices at the moment.

Jan
27
2023
Phantom of the Opera announces new cast members
Phantom of the Opera announces new cast members

Phantom of the Opera announces new cast members

Phantom of the Opera at Her Majesty’s Theatre has announced that Jon Robyns will take up the famous role of ‘The Phantom’ from Monday 3rd April 2023

Jan
18
2023