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Plays and musicals in London on Wed 23rd October 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 Day in the Death of Joe Egg
Toby Stephens stars in the long-awaited revival of Joe Egg at Trafalgar Studios!
(Tickets cost from £29)

Big The Musical
Big The Musical makes its long-awaited West End premiere at the Dominion Theatre this autumn following hit runs in Plymouth and Dublin.
(Tickets cost from £29.5)

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)

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

Death of a Salesman
Sharon D. Clarke and Wendell Pierce in Death of a Salesman at the Piccadilly Theatre
(Tickets cost from £45)

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

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

Broadway musical Falsettos to receive its long-awaited UK premiere this summer at The Other Palace
(Tickets cost from £24)

Tickets available now for limited run of Fast!
(Tickets cost from £18)

Ghost Stories
‘A pant-wetter of a night. It’s terrifying!’ Daily Mail
(Tickets cost from £24)

Groan Ups
Groan Ups Michief Theatre's newest show comes to the West End's Vaudeville Theatre!

Ian McKellen On Stage
Do not miss Ian McKellen live on stage at the Harold Pinter Theatre
(Tickets cost from £10)

Les Miserables: The All-Star Staged Concert
Les Miserables: The All-Star Staged Concert brings Michael Ball, and Alfie Boe together for 16 weeks only at the intimate Gielgud Theatre
(Tickets cost from £122)

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

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

Noises Off.
Tickets for Noises Off West End transfer to Garrick Theatre available now!
(Tickets cost from £15)

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 in the Underworld
Orpheus in the Underworld is set to open at the ENO London Coliseum this autumn!
(Tickets cost from £12)

Our Lady of Kibeho
Katori Hall's Our Lady of Kibeho London Premiere, tickets available now!
(Tickets cost from £10)

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

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

School of Rock and Dinner at Fire & Stone - Covent Garden
School of Rock and Dinner at Fire & Stone - Covent Garden
(Tickets cost from £75)

(Tickets cost from £22)

Sci-fi thriller Solaris at the Lyric Hammersmith for 1 month!
(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 Comedy About a Bank Robbery
Mischief Theatre presents another hilarious comedy of errors.
(Tickets cost from £12)

The Girl Who Fell
Dark comedy The Girl Who Fell by Sarah Rutherford heads to Trafalgar Studios for a strictly limited run.
(Tickets cost from £24)

The Lion King
Disney’s award-winning musical has been stunning West End audiences for 18 years.
(Tickets cost from £39)

The Man in the White Suit
The world premiere of The Man in the White Suit starring Stephen Mangan and Kara Tointon showing at Wyndham's Theatre in London.
(Tickets cost from £18)

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 Permanent Way
David Hare's The Permanent Way arrives at The Vaults
(Tickets cost from £24)

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 Play That Goes Wrong
Anything that can go wrong, will go wrong. Bonus: laughter galore.
(Tickets cost from £24)

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 Watsons
Affordable tickets for The Watsons at the Menier Chocolate Factory on sale now!
(Tickets cost from £53)

The Wolf of Wall Street
Introducing The Wolf of Wall Street, now a fully immersive theatre experience!
(Tickets cost from £70)

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 and Dinner at Fire & Stone
The Woman in Black and Dinner at Fire & Stone
(Tickets cost from £52)

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)

UK Premiere of the hit Broadway musical starring Katharine McPhee and with music and lyrics by Sara Bareilles.
(Tickets cost from £24)

War Horse
War Horse, the international hit play based on Michael Morpurgo's beloved novel brings life-sized puppet horses to vivid life on stage.
(Tickets cost from £19)

Defy Gravity with Wicked, one of London's most beloved musicals.
(Tickets cost from £27)

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