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Plays and musicals in London on Fri 11th January 2019

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


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


Chasing Bono
BY DICK CLEMENT & IAN LA FRENAIS


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


Coming Clean
Coming Clean by Kevin Elyot London West End Transfer


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


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


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)


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


Murder for Two
Murder for Two tickets are now available for the madcap return to The Other Palace!


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)


Pinter 6: Party Time/Celebration
Pinter 6 tickets are now available to see Tracy-Ann Oberman and Celia Imrie in the Pinter at the Pinter Season
(Tickets cost from £18)


Pinter: Party Time/Celebration
The new Harold Pinter season at the Pinter featuring Celia Imrie


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


The Inheritance: Part 2
The unforgettable conclusion of Matthew Lopez's enthralling show


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


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)


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


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)


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


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


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


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.


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