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Plays and musicals in London on Mon 26th August 2019

9 to 5: The Musical
Dolly Parton's 9 to 5 works its way to London starring Louise Redknapp!
(Tickets cost from £24)


A Very Expensive Poison
Award-winning playwright Lucy Prebble's new murder inspired drama A Very Expensive Poison to receive world premiere at the Old Vic
(Tickets cost from £24)


Actually
Anna Ziegler's provocative play, Actually, transfers to the West End's Trafalgar Studios this summer!
(Tickets cost from £24)


Bitter Wheat
David Mamet's new play brings John Malkovich to the London stage in this topical new drama
(Tickets cost from £30)


Captain Corelli’s Mandolin
Captain Corelli’s Mandolin is poised to make a splash at the West End's Harold Pinter Theatre.
(Tickets cost from £18)


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


Come From Away and Dinner at Belgo Centraal
Come From Away and Dinner at Belgo Centraal
(Tickets cost from £69.5)


Come From Away and Dinner at Scoff & Banter - Bloomsbury
Come From Away and Dinner at Scoff & Banter - Bloomsbury
(Tickets cost from £50)


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


Equus
Equus transfers to London's West End - don't miss out on tickets to this dark psychological tale.
(Tickets cost from £29)


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


Horrible Histories: Barmy Britain - Part Four!
We all want to meet people from history. The trouble is everyone's dead! Tickets for Horrible Histories: Barmy Britain Part 4 can change that!
(Tickets cost from £19)


Joseph
Starring BAFTA and Olivier Award winner Sheridan Smith as The Narrator and Jason Donovan as Pharaoh
(Tickets cost from £24)


Mamma Mia!
Here we go again! Don't miss this smash hit featuring your favourite ABBA songs!
(Tickets cost from £18)


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


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)


Phantom of the Opera
After more than 30 years the West End still loves the Music of the Night.
(Tickets cost from £31)


Queen Of The Mist
Don't miss tickets for Queen Of The Mist transfer to West End's Charing Cross Theatre
(Tickets cost from £19)


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


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


The Hunchback of Notre Dame
The Hunchback of Notre Dame comes to St. Paul's Church in this stunning outdoor production
(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 Lehman Trilogy & Dinner at Brasserie Zedel
The Lehman Trilogy & Dinner at Brasserie Zedel
(Tickets cost from £109)


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 Night of the Iguana
Tennessee Williams' The Night of the Iguana starring Clive Owen, Lia Williams, Anna Gunn, and Julian Glover


The Phantom of the Opera and Dinner at Farzi Cafe
The Phantom of the Opera and Dinner at Farzi Cafe
(Tickets cost from £112)


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 Secret Diary of Adrian Mole aged 13 3/4 and Dinner at Bella Italia - St Martin's Lane
Complimentary 2-course meal at Bella Italia with The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole tickets
(Tickets cost from £52.5)


The Son
Florian Zeller's The Son is set to transfer to London's West End this summer. Tickets are expected to be hot!
(Tickets cost from £18)


The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show
The iconic children’s character, The Very Hungry Caterpillar, nibbles his way into the West End this summer
(Tickets cost from £12)


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)