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Plays and musicals in London on Sat 29th June 2019

9 to 5: The Musical
Dolly Parton's 9 to 5 works its way to London starring Louise Redknapp!


Bitter Wheat
David Mamet's new play brings John Malkovich to the London stage in this topical new drama


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


Come From Away
Come From Away tickets are now available for the Phoenix Theatre run starring Rachel Tucker.
(Tickets cost from £18)


Dark Sublime
Michael Dennis's debut play Dark Sublime starring Star Trek actress Marina Sirtis heads to the West End's Trafalgar Studios 2


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


Education, Education, Education
The Wardrobe Ensemble's Education, Education, Education receives its long-awaited West End premiere at Trafalgar Studios.
(Tickets cost from £30)


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


Fiddler on the Roof
Fiddler on the Roof transfers to The Playhouse Theatre following a completely sold-out run at the Menier Chocolate Factory.
(Tickets cost from £24)


Joseph
Joseph and The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat returns to the West End for a limited run!


Mamma Mia!
Here we go again! Don't miss this smash hit featuring your favourite ABBA songs!
(Tickets cost from £30)


Matilda The Musical
Roald Dahl's darkly comic musical continues to wow West End audiences.
(Tickets cost from £25)


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


Nigel Slater’s Toast
Nigel Slater’s Toast makes its long-awaited London premiere at The Other Palace
(Tickets cost from £15)


On Your Feet! The Story of Emilio and Gloria Estefan
On Your Feet congas its way to the West End


Only Fools And Horses
Only Fools and Horses tickets are now available to the stage debut at London’s Theatre Royal Haymarket!
(Tickets cost from £24)


Orpheus Descending
Orpheus Descending
(Tickets cost from £25)


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


Rosmersholm
Rosmersholm tickets are your chance to see Ibsen's masterpiece in the West End's Duke of York's Theatre!


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


Six
DIVORCED, BEHEADED, LIVE!


Sweat
Lynn Nottage's Pulitzer Prize winning Sweat transfers to the Gielgud Theatre


The Book of Mormon
The Book of Mormon, the award-winning Broadway Musical from the creators of South Park.
(Tickets cost from £24)


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


the end of history
The team behind Harry Potter and the Cursed Child reunite in The End of History at Royal Court Theatre
(Tickets cost from £15)


The Lehman Trilogy
The Lehman Trilogy is now playing at the West End's Piccadilly Theatre to rave reviews!
(Tickets cost from £22)


The Light In The Piazza
The Light In The Piazza


The Lion King
Disney’s award-winning musical has been stunning West End audiences for 18 years.
(Tickets cost from £33)


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.
(Tickets cost from £24)


The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole aged 13 3/4
"I have a problem. I am an intellectual, but at the same time I am not very clever."
(Tickets cost from £18)


The Starry Messenger
Matthew Broderick makes his West End debut in The Starry Messenger at Wyndham's Theatre


The Woman In Black
Can you survive the tale of The Woman in Black? Now starring Stuart Fox and Matthew Spencer
(Tickets cost from £20)


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.
(Tickets cost from £36)


TINA: The Tina Turner Musical
Nkeki Obi-Melekwe brings Tina Turner to life on the West End stage in Tina The Musical
(Tickets cost from £26)


Waitress
UK Premiere of the hit Broadway musical with music and lyrics by Sara Bareilles.


Wicked
Defy Gravity with Wicked, one of London's most beloved musicals.
(Tickets cost from £22)


Witness for the Prosecution
Agatha Christie's courtroom drama presented in a perfect setting.
(Tickets cost from £12)