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Plays and musicals open on the 3rd January 2021

This heartwarming and hilarious live show mixes highlights from the book with Kay’s award-winning stand-up comedy and exclusive new content.
Adam Kay: Twas The Nightshift Before Christmas
Booking:
 From 21st Dec 2020 to 3rd Jan 2021
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 Palace Theatre,
Starring RuPaul’s Drag Race superstars Courtney Act and Monét X Change, this brand-new comedy is a historic West End first bringing together a full cast of leading drag performers, in a hilarious murder mystery like nothing you’ve ever seen before.
Death Drop Tickets
Booking:
 From 4th Dec 2020 to 17th Jan 2021
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 Garrick Theatre, Soho
An adult pantomime, this rude, riotous and romantic adventure promises a much-needed winter treat.
Dick Whittington – A New Dick in Town
Booking:
 From 3rd Dec 2020 to 28th Feb 2021
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 Above The Stag, Southwark
You suggest a genre, location and title and Mischief Theatre’s improvisers bring the show to life. There will be rewinds, fast forwards, directors cuts and a thrilling live score.
Mischief Movie Night
Booking:
 From 9th Dec 2020 to 31st Jan 2021
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 Vaudeville Theatre, Strand
This Christmas Julian Clary will take you on a magical trip to Pantoland at The Palladium joined by the first lady of Musical Theatre Elaine Paige.
Pantoland at the Palladium
Booking:
 From 12th Dec 2020 to 3rd Jan 2021
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 London Palladium, Soho North
In a madcap ride through the biggest stories and best-loved characters from the wonderful world of pantomime.
Potted Panto 2020
Booking:
 From 5th Dec 2020 to 10th Jan 2021
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 Garrick Theatre, Soho
From Tudor queens to pop princesses, the six wives of Henry VIII finally take the mic to tell their tales, remixing five hundred years of her-storical heartbreak into a 75-minute celebration of sisterly sass-itude.
Six
Booking:
 From 5th Dec 2020 to 5th Sep 2021
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 Lyric Theatre, Soho
This delightful adaptation from Freckle Productions, the team behind Zog, Tiddler and other Terrific Tales, and Tabby McTat features a trio of top actors and is packed full of puppetry, songs, live music and funky moves.
Stick Man
Booking:
 From 10th Dec 2020 to 3rd Jan 2021
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 Rose Theatre Kingston, Kingston Upon Thames
Brought to you by the award-winning duo from The Pin, Ben Ashenden and Alex Owen, The Comeback has just the right balance of upbeat, head spinning escapism, bittersweet nostalgia and heart-warming feelings.
The Comeback
Booking:
 From 8th Dec 2020 to 3rd Jan 2021
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 Noel Coward Theatre, Trafalgar Square
When a production of the fictitious whodunnit mystery play, The Murder at Haversham Manor, is put on by the Cornley Polytechnic Drama Society, disaster awaits them at every turn. Behold as everything that could possibly go wrong does.
The Play That Goes Wrong
Booking:
 From 9th Dec 2020 to 2nd May 2021
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 Duchess Theatre, Aldwych
A thrilling festive adventure set in an alternative history of England, The Wolves of Willoughby Chase tells the story of two girls as they fight against wolves and battle their way through snowy wastelands to defeat their evil guardian, Miss Slighcarp.
The Wolves Of Willoughby Chase
Booking:
 From 18th Dec 2020 to 10th Jan 2021
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 Greenwich Theatre, Greenwich

Closed today, but open that week

This enchanting new British musical explores the extraordinary world of a sorcerer and his rebellious daughter, as she discovers the explosive possibilities of her newfound magical powers.
The Sorcerer's Apprentice
Booking:
 From 9th Jan 2021 to 13th Feb 2021
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 Southwark Playhouse, Southwark

Plays and musicals opening soon

Simon Amstell hones new stand up material for a possibly forthcoming tour. Some thoughts will be more developed than others.
Simon Amstell - Work in Progress
Booking:
 From 12th Jan 2021 to 23rd Jan 2021
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 Bridge Theatre, Southwark
Set on a Greek island paradise, a story of love, friendship and identity is cleverly told through the timeless songs of ABBA.
Mamma Mia
Booking:
 From 8th Mar 2021 to 2nd Oct 2021
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 Novello Theatre, Aldwych
One of Hollywood’s most beloved stories of all time is now coming to the West End!
Pretty Woman: The Musical
Booking:
 From 1st Apr 2021 to 24th Jul 2021
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 Piccadilly Theatre, Soho
Oh, what a night! It has been announced that Jersey Boys is returning to the West End stage with a limited run at the newly reopened Trafalgar Theatre.
Jersey Boys
Booking:
 From 14th Apr 2021 to 31st Oct 2021
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 Trafalgar Theatre, Whitehall
Doctor Who: Time Fracture is a ground-breaking Immersive Theatrical Adventure that plunges you into the incredible Universe of Doctor Who.
Doctor Who Time Fracture
Booking:
 From 21st Apr 2021 to 13th Mar 2022
Location:
 Immersive LDN, Mayfair
This play explores how a seemingly good person can be lured step, by logical step into the most deplorable of actions.
Good (David Tennant)
Booking:
 From 21st Apr 2021 to 17th Jul 2021
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 Harold Pinter Theatre, St James
Tracy Turnblad is a big girl with big hair and big dreams. Can she make it on the local TV dance show, win the heart of teen heartthrob Link Larkin and bring everyone together.
Hairspray
Booking:
 From 22nd Apr 2021 to 28th Aug 2021
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 London Coliseum, Trafalgar Square
Andrew Lloyd Webber’s highly anticipated new musical, Cinderella, starring Carrie Hope Fletcher, is the exciting musical comedy set to completely reinvent the world’s best-loved fairytale.
Andrew Lloyd Webber's Cinderella
Booking:
 From 30th Apr 2021 to 13th Feb 2022
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 Gillian Lynne Theatre, Aldwych
A fresh new production of the timeless classic musical lets you escape into the wild world of this splendid, saucy show by Cole Porter and P. G. Wodehouse.
Anything Goes
Booking:
 From 8th May 2021 to 22nd Aug 2021
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 Barbican Theatre, Barbican
The blockbuster film and pop culture phenomenon arrives in London's West End as a groundbreaking new musical adventure.
Back to the Future - The Musical
Booking:
 From 14th May 2021 to 26th Sep 2021
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 Adelphi Theatre, Strand
The compelling true story of world-renowned reggae artist Bob Marley is set to spring to life on the West End stage.
Get Up Stand Up! The Bob Marley Musical
Booking:
 From 28th May 2021 to 19th Dec 2021
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 Lyric Theatre, Soho
Whoopi Goldberg and Jennifer Saunders star in Sister Act
Sister Act
Booking:
 From 20th Jul 2021 to 29th Aug 2021
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 Eventim Apollo, Hammersmith
Join Aladdin, the Genie and their friends next Christmas and go on a magical carpet ride where all of your festive wishes shall be granted.
Aladdin - Christmas 2021
Booking:
 From 19th Nov 2021 to 2nd Jan 2022
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 Lyric Hammersmith, Hammersmith