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Plays and musicals in London on Fri 16th February 2018

Matilda The Musical
Inspired by the Roald Dahl's genius imagination, with original songs from comedian Tim Minchin and book by Dennis Kelly, Matilda the Musical is the new musical masterpiece from the Royal Shakespeare Company.
(Tickets cost from £30)


Wicked
If you think you know the Wicked Witch of the West, think again.
(Tickets cost from £21)


Classic Lunch Cruise
Watch as the amazing cityscape of London glides by and you sit back and relax
(Tickets cost from £35)


Evening Dinner Cruise
Watch the amazing cityscape of London glide by as you sit back and relax
(Tickets cost from £79)


Motown: The Musical
The songs. The sound. The story. Motown the Musical hits London's Shaftesbury Theatre.
(Tickets cost from £23)


The Mousetrap
A West End staple for 65 years, THE MOUSETRAP is the longest consistently running play in the history of British theatre
(Tickets cost from £31.5)


Thriller Live
THRILLER LIVE, the spectacular concert celebrating the world’s greatest entertainer and undisputed King of Pop, MICHAEL JACKSON.
(Tickets cost from £25.5)


Witness for the Prosecution
YOU HAVE BEEN SUMMONED FOR JURY SERVICE...
(Tickets cost from £0)


Kinky Boots
Get Kinky! Music by Cyndi Lauper, Kinky Boots at the Adelphi offers the ultimate feel-good fun!
(Tickets cost from £30)


Stomp
Everything, literally everything, can be a musical instrument for Stomp performers!
(Tickets cost from £26.5)


Les Miserables
See the acclaimed musical which as been running for over 30 years and still packing in the audiences.
(Tickets cost from £15)


Mamma Mia!
Set on a Greek island paradise, a story of love, friendship and identity is cleverly told through the timeless songs of ABBA including Dancing Queen, Super Trouper, Take A Chance On Me and The Winner takes it All.
(Tickets cost from £18)


Shen Yun
5,000 Years of Chinese Music and Dance in One Night
(Tickets cost from £0)


The Grinning Man
'Dark and stylish, it has the best British score in years.' A strange new act has arrived at the fairground...
(Tickets cost from £0)


Frozen
One evening 10-year-old Rhona heads out to visit her Grandma, but she never arrives and never returns...
(Tickets cost from £0)


The Birthday Party
Harold Pinter's The Birthday Party featuring a trio of Olivier Award winners
(Tickets cost from £0)


Long Day’s Journey Into Night
Jeremy Irons and Lesley Manville star in Eugene O’Neill’s prize-winning masterpiece!
(Tickets cost from £0)


Young Frankenstein
One of the "Greatest Comedy Films of All Time" is making an entrance to the West End!
(Tickets cost from £0)


All Or Nothing – The Mod Musical
1965. A new phenomenon erupted out of London’s East End. It was the essence of all that was cool. It was Mod.
(Tickets cost from £0)


The Play That Goes Wrong
Anything that can go wrong, will go wrong. Bonus: laughter galore.
(Tickets cost from £24)


The Woman In Black
Can you survive the tale of The Woman in Black?
(Tickets cost from £21.5)


Cirque du Soleil - OVO
In 2018 the iconic Royal Albert Hall will again welcome Cirque du Soleil with its never before seen in the UK show, OVO!
(Tickets cost from £0)


Barnum
Marcus Brigstocke as P.T. Barnum, the Greatest Showman on Earth
(Tickets cost from £0)


Again
Moving, funny, infinitely relatable, Again is a brand new play with an ingenious theatrical twist.
(Tickets cost from £0)


The Exorcist
“I’m telling you that ‘thing’ upstairs isn’t my daughter…”
(Tickets cost from £0)


Surprisingly, there seems to be nothing special happening today. Sorry about that!


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