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Plays and musicals in London on Wed 18th March 2020

& Juliet
Juliet like you've never seen her before in her West End transfer to the Shaftesbury Theatre.
(Tickets cost from £22)


9 to 5: The Musical
Dolly Parton's 9 to 5 works its way to London starring Caroline Sheen, Natalie McQueen, and Amber Davies!
(Tickets cost from £24)


ABBA Super Troupers, The Exhibition
ABBA Super Troupers, The Exhibition
(Tickets cost from £20)


ABBA Super Troupers, The Exibition
ABBA Super Troupers, The Exhibition
(Tickets cost from £20)


Afterplay
Afterplay at London's The Coronet Theatre tickets on sale now!
(Tickets cost from £23)


Be More Chill
Broadway's Be More Chill makes its UK premiere at London's The Other Palace with its infectious tunes and eye-popping visuals.
(Tickets cost from £24)


Blithe Spirit
Jennifer Saunders reprises her role in Blithe Spirit, coming to the Duke of York's Theatre in 2020.
(Tickets cost from £24)


City of Angels
Rosalie Craig, Nicola Roberts and Vanessa Williams star in City of Angels in the West End
(Tickets cost from £24)


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


Daughter
This show uncovers the dark ingrained misogyny in the world.
(Tickets cost from £15)


Dear Evan Hansen
The London transfer of Broadway smash-hit Dear Evan Hansen is finally here!
(Tickets cost from £30)


Endgame / Rough For Theatre II
Harry Potter actor Daniel Radcliffe stars alongside Alan Cumming in the Old Vic's double bill Endgame / Rough For Theatre II
(Tickets cost from £16)


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


Kunene and the King
Anthony Sher and John Kani star in Kunene and the King in London
(Tickets cost from £30)


Leopoldstadt
Tickets for the World Premiere of Tom Stoppard's Leopoldstadt on sale 28 June!
(Tickets cost from £18)


Les Miserables
The new production of Les Miserables at the newly reconstructed Sondheim Theatre from December 2019!
(Tickets cost from £33)


Love, Loss & Chianti
A double-bill of work by Christopher Reid
(Tickets cost from £36)


Love, Love, Love
Love, Love, Love at the Lyric Hammersmith for 1 month only!
(Tickets cost from £12)


Magic Goes Wrong
Mischief Theatre and Penn & Teller bring Magic Goes Wrong to the Vaudeville Theatre
(Tickets cost from £54)


Magic Mike Live
Channing Tatum's Magic Mike Live is “the show that has everything you could ever want” (Glamour UK)
(Tickets cost from £47)


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


Mary Poppins
The incredible Mary Poppins the musical returns to London starring Zizi Strallen and Charlie Stemp
(Tickets cost from £18)


Matilda The Musical
Roald Dahl's darkly comic musical continues to wow West End audiences.
(Tickets cost from £24)


Message In A Bottle
Kate Prince brings the music of Sting to life with her stunning new work Message In A Bottle
(Tickets cost from £42)


On Blueberry Hill
On Blueberry Hill from Laureate of Irish Fiction Sebastian Barry
(Tickets cost from £18)


One Jewish Boy
Stephen Laughton's provocative play One Jewish Boy takes its fearless production to the West End for Spring 2020!
(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)


Pass Over
Antoinette Nwandu's new play Pass Over comes to London's Kiln Theatre
(Tickets cost from £17)


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


Pretty Woman
Broadway's Pretty Woman musical coming to West End Piccadilly Theatre in 2020!
(Tickets cost from £18)


Six
DIVORCED, BEHEADED, LIVE! Tickets to the hit West End musical Six are among the hottest in Theatreland!
(Tickets cost from £22)


The Book of Mormon
The Book of Mormon, the award-winning Broadway Musical from the creators of South Park.
(Tickets cost from £20)


The Comedy About a Bank Robbery
Mischief Theatre presents another hilarious comedy of errors: The Comedy About a Bank Robbery in London's West End.
(Tickets cost from £12)


The Cutting Edge
The Cutting Edge a new show by Jack Shepherd at London's Arcola Theatre
(Tickets cost from £15)


The High Table
Limited run of Temi Wlkey's The High Table now at Bush Theatre
(Tickets cost from £12)


The Lion King
Disney’s award-winning musical has been stunning West End audiences for 18 years.
(Tickets cost from £36)


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 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 Prince of Egypt
The Prince of Egypt is finally coming to London!
(Tickets cost from £24)


The Prince of Egypt / Package Rates
The Prince of Egypt
(Tickets cost from £40)


The Seagull
Emilia Clarke stars in The Seagull
(Tickets cost from £39)


The Special Relationship
True stories of transatlantic deportation and detention
(Tickets cost from £11)


The Upstart Crow
The Upstart Crow starring David Mitchell coming to West End's Gielgud Theatre
(Tickets cost from £24)


The Visit or The Old Lady Comes to Call
Lesley Manville delivers a magnetic performance in this stupendous piece of theatre.
(Tickets cost from £35)


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)


Thriller Live
Thriller Live celebrates the world’s greatest entertainer and undisputed King of Pop, Michael Jackson.
(Tickets cost from £33)


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


Uncle Vanya
New adaptation of Chekhov’s Uncle Vanya to star Toby Jones and Richard Armitage.
(Tickets cost from £18)


Upstart Crow
Upstart Crow starring Ben Mitchell coming to West End's Gielgud Theatre
(Tickets cost from £24)


Waitress
UK Premiere of the hit Broadway musical Waitress is serving up a fresh new cast!
(Tickets cost from £24)


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


Witness for the Prosecution
Agatha Christie's bone-chilling drama Witness for the Prosecution is presented in a perfect courtroom setting.
(Tickets cost from £15)