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Plays and musicals in London on Thu 6th December 2018

Pinter: Moonlight/Night School
The new Harold Pinter season at the Pinter with director Ed Stambollouian


The Comedy About a Bank Robbery
Mischief Theatre presents another hilarious comedy of errors.


The Snowman
The Snowman is one of the West End’s most magical Christmas treats.


TINA: The Tina Turner Musical
The highly anticipated Tina Turner musical is now taking the West End by storm!


Wicked
Defy Gravity with Wicked, one of London's most beloved musicals.


Witness for the Prosecution
Agatha Christie's courtroom drama presented in a perfect setting.


Disney's The Lion King at Lyceum TheatreDisney's The Lion King at Lyceum Theatre


Dreamgirls at Savoy TheatreDreamgirls at Savoy Theatre


The Woman in Black at Fortune TheatreThe Woman in Black at Fortune Theatre


The Woman in Black at Fortune TheatreThe Woman in Black at Fortune Theatre


Aladdin
Soar into A Whole New World with Disney’s Aladdin at London’s Prince Edward Theatre.


Bill Bailey: Larks In Transit
The comic and musician will perform at London's Wyndham's Theatre during a month-long residency from this December.


Dreamgirls
Experience the soul and glamour of Dreamgirls on the West End.


Evening Dinner Cruise
Watch the amazing cityscape of London glide by as you sit back and relax


Matilda The Musical
Roald Dahl's darkly comic musical continues to wow West End audiences.


Pinter: Landscape/A Kind of Alaska
The new Harold Pinter season at the Pinter featuring Tamsin Greig


The Lion King
Disney’s award-winning musical has been stunning West End audiences for 18 years.


Thriller Live
Thriller Live celebrates the world’s greatest entertainer and undisputed King of Pop, Michael Jackson.


Disney's The Lion King at Lyceum TheatreDisney's The Lion King at Lyceum Theatre


Disney's The Lion King at Lyceum TheatreDisney's The Lion King at Lyceum Theatre


Dreamgirls at Savoy TheatreDreamgirls at Savoy Theatre


Dreamgirls at Savoy TheatreDreamgirls at Savoy Theatre


The Woman in Black at Fortune TheatreThe Woman in Black at Fortune Theatre


The Woman in Black at Fortune TheatreThe Woman in Black at Fortune Theatre


The Woman in Black at Fortune TheatreThe Woman in Black at Fortune Theatre


The Woman in Black at Fortune TheatreThe Woman in Black at Fortune Theatre


Tina the Musical at Aldwych TheatreTina the Musical at Aldwych Theatre


Tina the Musical at Aldwych TheatreTina the Musical at Aldwych Theatre


Tina the Musical at Aldwych TheatreTina the Musical at Aldwych Theatre


Tina the Musical at Aldwych TheatreTina the Musical at Aldwych Theatre


The Mousetrap
A West End staple for 65 years, The Mousetrap is the longest consistently running play in British theatre history.


The Play That Goes Wrong
Anything that can go wrong, will go wrong. Bonus: laughter galore.


42nd Street
Broadway’s biggest show on the West End’s biggest stage.
(Tickets cost from £18)


A Christmas Carol
Don't be a Scrooge, celebrate the season with A Christmas Carol tickets!
(Tickets cost from £12)


Bat Out of Hell
Rebellious youth and passionate love against the backdrop of a post-cataclysmic city.


Chasing Bono
BY DICK CLEMENT & IAN LA FRENAIS


Chicago
Alexandra Burke and Martin Kemp star in Chicago in the West End!


Classic Lunch Cruise
Watch as the amazing cityscape of London glides by and you sit back and relax
(Tickets cost from £36)


Company
Stephen Sondheim’s legendary musical starring Patti LuPone and Rosalie Craig comes to the West End in 2018.
(Tickets cost from £30)


Don Quixote
The RSC’s joyous, music-filled Don Quixote transfers to the West End for a limited season at the Garrick Theatre from 27 October.


Everybody's Talking About Jamie
Come see why Jamie is the talk of the town.
(Tickets cost from £24)


Foxfinder
Olivier Award-winner Iwan Rheon stars with Poldark's Heida Reed in the West End premiere of Dawn King’s award-winning thriller.


Kinky Boots
London Gets Kinky! With music by Cyndi Lauper, Kinky Boots at the Adelphi is the ultimate feel-good show!
(Tickets cost from £30)


Love-Lies-Bleeding
Tickets now available for the UK premiere of Don DeLillo’s Love Lies Bleeding.


Motown: The Musical
Motown the Musical brings the sounds and stories of 1960s America to London's West End.
(Tickets cost from £24)


Phantom of the Opera
After more than 30 years the West End still loves the Music of the Night.
(Tickets cost from £26)


Pinter 3: Landscape/A Kind of Alaska/Monologue
The new Harold Pinter season at the Pinter featuring Tamsin Greig
(Tickets cost from £18)


Pinter 4: Moonlight/Night School
Book Pinter 4 tickets now to see Jessica Barden and Peter Polycarpou in the Pinter Season
(Tickets cost from £18)


Room On The Broom Live
Room on the Broom flies back into the West End!
(Tickets cost from £18)


School of Rock
Andrew Lloyd Webber's School of Rock rocks the West End!
(Tickets cost from £18)


Summer and Smoke
Rebecca Frecknall brings Tennessee Williams’ Summer and Smoke to the West End


The Inheritance: Part 1
Featuring Vanessa Redgrave, do not miss your chance to see the start of this epic transfer!


The Wider Earth
Before Darwin changed the world, one voyage changed his life.


The Woman In Black
Can you survive the tale of The Woman in Black? Now starring Richard Hope and Mark Hawkins
(Tickets cost from £22)


True West
Sam Shepard's acclaimed drama returns to the West End starring Game of Thrones' Kit Harington.