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This is quite an old listings page, did you want: Tuesday, 17th December 2019?

 

 


Plays and musicals in London on Mon 17th December 2018

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


Aladdin
Soar into A Whole New World with Disney’s Aladdin at London’s Prince Edward Theatre.
(Tickets cost from £28)


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


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.


Chasing Bono
BY DICK CLEMENT & IAN LA FRENAIS


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


Chicago at Phoenix TheatreChicago at Phoenix Theatre


Cinderella at New Victoria TheatreCinderella at New Victoria Theatre


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.


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


Dreamgirls at Savoy TheatreDreamgirls at Savoy Theatre


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


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)


London Musical Theatre Orchestra presents A Christmas Carol at Lyceum TheatreLondon Musical Theatre Orchestra presents A Christmas Carol at Lyceum Theatre


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


Nine Night
Natasha Gordon’s debut play is set to transfer to the West End later this year following a sell-out run in the Dorfman earlier this year.


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


Sam Simmons: Away in a Stranger
Tickets for Sam Simmons new Christmas show Away in a Stranger are now on sale!


Showstopper! The Improvised Musical
One show per month, each one different from the last.


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


The Band
TAKE THAT! The Band is finally coming to London this Christmas.
(Tickets cost from £18)


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


The Mousetrap
A West End staple for 65 years, The Mousetrap is the longest consistently running play in British theatre history.
(Tickets cost from £24)


TINA: The Tina Turner Musical
The highly anticipated Tina Turner musical is now taking the West End by storm!
(Tickets cost from £72)


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


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