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London theatre tickets for 8th June 2024

Plays and musicals open on the 8th June 2024

A critically acclaimed musical play born from an unprecedented collaboration of international artists.
Booking:
 To 15th Jun 2024
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Location:
 Park Theatre, Finsbury Park
A Song of Songs
Arthur Miller's gripping tragedy is the ultimate test of family bonds and personal honour
Booking:
 To 3rd Aug 2024
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Location:
 Rose Theatre Kingston, Kingston Upon Thames
A View From The Bridge
Featuring a setlist of hit songs, see ABBA’s avatars accompanied by a 10-piece live band, at the custom-built ABBA Arena in London.
Booking:
 To 5th Jan 2025
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Location:
 ABBA Arena, Stratford
Abba Voyage
Don't miss this new(born) comedy about growing out of growing up at the Lyric Theatre
Booking:
 To 14th Jul 2024
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Location:
 Lyric Theatre, Soho
Babies
The blockbuster film and pop culture phenomenon arrives in London's West End as a groundbreaking new musical adventure.
Booking:
 To 22nd Dec 2024
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Location:
 Adelphi Theatre, Strand
Back to the Future - The Musical
Step into the tumultuous world of ex-cop Walter 'Pops' Washington, where laughter and heartache collide in Stephen Adly Guirgis' Broadway hit and Pulitzer Prize-winning tragicomedy.
Booking:
 To 15th Jun 2024
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Location:
 Hampstead Theatre, Hampstead
Between Riverside and Crazy
Set in a classroom in Iran, "English" follows four adult classmates as they grapple with learning English as a foreign language.
Booking:
 From 5th Jun 2024 to 29th Jun 2024
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Location:
 Kiln Theatre, Kilburn
English
Prepare to fall in love with Disney’s Frozen all over again, as the brand-new theatrical experience is now open at London’s Theatre Royal Drury Lane.
Booking:
 To 8th Sep 2024
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Location:
 Theatre Royal Drury Lane, Aldwych
Frozen The Musical
Join us for Guys & Dolls as The Bridge transforms for one of the greatest musicals of all time. It has more hit songs, more laughs and more romance than any show ever written.The seating is wrapped ...
Booking:
 To 31st Jul 2024
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Location:
 Bridge Theatre, Southwark
Guys & Dolls
Guys and Dolls, a true musical fable of Broadway, comes to London's Bridge Theatre.
Booking:
 To 4th Jan 2025
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Location:
 Bridge Theatre, Southwark
Guys and Dolls
Journey to the Underworld with this innovative retelling of the ancient Greek myth of Orpheus and Eurydice against a Depression-era backdrop at the Lyric Theatre.
Booking:
 To 22nd Dec 2024
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Location:
 Lyric Theatre, Soho
Hadestown
Hugely popular musical, Hamilton, tells the life of American Founding Father Alexander Hamilton with music, lyrics and a book by Lin-Manuel Miranda.
Booking:
 To 29th Mar 2025
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Location:
 Victoria Palace Theatre, Victoria
Hamilton
It was always difficult being Harry Potter and it isn�t much easier now that he is an overworked employee of the Ministry of Magic, a husband and father of three school-age children.
Booking:
 To 2nd Mar 2025
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Location:
 Palace Theatre, Victoria
Harry Potter and the Cursed Child
Following two smash hit London seasons, Heathers the Musical is back - for just 12 weeks.
Booking:
 To 6th Jul 2024
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Location:
 Theatre Royal Haymarket, St James
Heathers The Musical
Check-in to the world famous Fawlty Towers, a hotel experience like no other!
Booking:
 To 28th Sep 2024
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Location:
 Apollo Theatre, Soho
John Cleese’s Fawlty Towers - The Play
Get ready for a night of laughter and intrigue as BFFs and true-crime enthusiasts Kathy and Stella take the stage in this hilarious new comedy musical.
Booking:
 To 14th Sep 2024
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Location:
 The Ambassadors Theatre, Soho
Kathy & Stella Solve a Murder!
Don't miss the dynamic pairing of Adrian Dunbar, acclaimed from Line of Duty, and Broadway sensation Stephanie J. Block in the timeless musical extravaganza, Kiss Me, Kate.
Booking:
 From 4th Jun 2024 to 14th Sep 2024
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Location:
 Barbican Theatre, Barbican
Kiss me, Kate
Les Misérables -- reimagined for the Sondheim Theatre -- is the classic revolutionary musical.
Booking:
 To 29th Mar 2025
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Location:
 Sondheim Theatre, Soho
Les Misérables
Brian Cox and Patricia Clarkson star in Eugene O’Neill’s prize-winning masterpiece.
Booking:
 To 8th Jun 2024
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Location:
 Wyndham's Theatre, Soho
Long Day's Journey Into Night
This first-class experience features some of the world’s sexiest, most talented guys performing heart-racing dance routines in front of, above and all around you.
Booking:
 To 29th Jun 2025
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Location:
 The Theatre at Hippodrome Casino (over 18s only), Soho
Magic Mike Live
Set on a Greek island paradise, a story of love, friendship and identity is cleverly told through the timeless songs of ABBA.
Booking:
 To 29th Mar 2025
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Location:
 Novello Theatre, Aldwych
Mamma Mia
Experience the captivating tale of Marie Curie the Musical, which has already enchanted audiences in Korea with its sweeping melodies and profound narrative.
Booking:
 From 1st Jun 2024 to 28th Jul 2024
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Location:
 Charing Cross Theatre, Trafalgar Square
Marie Curie the Musical
Matilda the Musical is inspired by the twisted genius of Roald Dahl, with original songs from comedian Tim Minchin and book by Dennis Kelly.
Booking:
 To 25th May 2025
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Location:
 Cambridge Theatre, Soho
Matilda The Musical
Get in loser, we're going to the West End, London. Mean Girls the Musical is set to make its London premiere!
Booking:
 From 6th Jun 2024 to 16th Feb 2025
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Location:
 Savoy Theatre, Strand
Mean Girls
He is one of the greatest entertainers of all time. Now, Michael Jackson’s unique and unparalleled artistry is heading to the West End in the multiple Tony Award-winning musical MJ.
Booking:
 To 7th Dec 2024
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Location:
 Prince Edward Theatre, Soho
MJ The Musical
Enter a world of splendour and romance, of eye-popping excess, of glitz, grandeur, and glory!
Booking:
 To 19th Oct 2024
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Location:
 Piccadilly Theatre, Soho
Moulin Rouge The Musical
She's coming to the West End, dearie. Mrs. Doubtfire transfers for a limited run in 2023
Booking:
 To 16th Feb 2025
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Location:
 Shaftesbury Theatre, Soho
Mrs. Doubtfire
Adapted from John Cassavetes' legendary 1977 film, Opening Night follows Myrtle Gordon, a famous but troubled actress, as she attemps to stage her comeback.
Booking:
 To 27th Jul 2024
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Location:
 Gielgud Theatre, Soho
Opening Night
A theatrical tour-de-force, People, Places and Things immerses audiences in the vivid and disorienting world of addiction and deception.
Booking:
 To 10th Aug 2024
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Location:
 Trafalgar Theatre, Whitehall
People, Places and Things
A theatrical epic staring Sir Ian McKellen seamlessly weaving together Shakespeare's masterpieces, Henry IV, Parts 1 and 2, heralding the arrival of the theatrical event of the season in London's West End.
Booking:
 To 22nd Jun 2024
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Location:
 Noel Coward Theatre, Trafalgar Square
PLAYER KINGS - Henry IV Part I and II
The iconic, joyous and award-winning musical Priscilla Queen of the Desert is now a Party!
Booking:
 To 30th Sep 2024
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Location:
 HERE at Outernet, Soho
Priscilla The Party!
Considered to be one of William Shakespeare’s most renowned plays, Richard III follows the ascent of Richard, Duke of Gloucester along with his deadly quest for the throne.
Booking:
 To 3rd Aug 2024
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Location:
 Rose Theatre Kingston, Kingston Upon Thames
Richard III
Whoopi Goldberg and Jennifer Saunders star in Sister Act
Booking:
 To 31st Aug 2024
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Location:
 Eventim Apollo, Hammersmith
Sister Act
From Tudor queens to pop princesses, the six wives of Henry VIII finally take the mic to tell their tales.
Booking:
 To 4th May 2025
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Location:
 Vaudeville Theatre, Strand
Six
eaturing a spectacular lineup of Cirque du Soleil performers, this isn't your ordinary party with just banners hanging around.
Booking:
 To 28th Jun 2024
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Location:
 Underbelly Boulevard, Soho North
Sophie's Surprise 29th
Set over six decades, the Standing at the Sky’s Edge musical follows three generations as they live at Park Hill estate.
Booking:
 To 3rd Aug 2024
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Location:
 Gillian Lynne Theatre, Aldwych
Standing at the Sky's Edge
Experience the world of Stranger Things like never before with the electrifying new production, Stranger Things: The First Shadow, inspired by the original series.
Booking:
 To 15th Dec 2024
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Location:
 Phoenix Theatre, Soho
Stranger Things: The First Shadow
An eye-raising comedy musical tells the story of two Mormon missionaries seeking to convert a disinterest village more worried about real problems than godly salvation.
Booking:
 To 7th Sep 2024
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Location:
 Prince of Wales Theatre, Soho
The Book of Mormon
Welcome to THE CHOIR OF MAN- the best night in your local you’ve ever had. It’s a party, it’s a concert, it’s a lock in like no other.
Booking:
 To 29th Sep 2024
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Location:
 Arts Theatre, Soho
The Choir of Man
Indulge your senses with the snappy stage adaptation of Roald Dahl’s delightful picture book, bursting with tasty tunes!
Booking:
 To 8th Jun 2024
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Location:
 Open Air Theatre, Camden
The Enormous Crocodile
Step into a hilarious world where 'Mrs. Doubtfire' collides with the intrigue of 'Goodfellas'!
Booking:
 From 3rd Jun 2024 to 16th Jun 2024
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Location:
 The Wonderville Club, St James
The Finellis Musical
Experience the timeless brilliance of Nikolai Gogol's 19th-century play in this satirical comedy that unravels the depths of collective delusion and the opportunistic swindlers who prey upon it.
Booking:
 To 15th Jun 2024
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Location:
 Marylebone Theatre, Camden
The Government Inspector
The Webb sisters return to the family guesthouse to say farewell to their dying mother.
Booking:
 To 15th Jun 2024
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Location:
 Harold Pinter Theatre, St James
The Hills of California
Ingenious puppetry, stunning effects and the enchanting music by Elton John, Tim Rice and Lebo M will transport you to the heart of the African Pridelands.
Booking:
 To 19th Oct 2024
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Location:
 Lyceum Theatre, Covent Garden
The Lion King
The world's longest-running play of any kind, Agatha Christie's The Mousetrap at the St Martin's Theatre
Booking:
 To 1st Mar 2025
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Location:
 St Martin's Theatre, Soho
The Mousetrap
The long-running classic musical story continues its record-breaking run at Her Majesty's Theatre.
Booking:
 To 29th Mar 2025
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Location:
 Her Majesty's Theatre, St James
The Phantom Of The Opera
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.
Booking:
 To 4th May 2025
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Location:
 Duchess Theatre, Aldwych
The Play That Goes Wrong
A jukebox musical based on the, often tumultuous, life and legendary music of International recording artist Tina Turner.
Booking:
 To 31st May 2025
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Location:
 Aldwych Theatre, Aldwych
TINA: The Tina Turner Musical
Prepare for a whirlwind of adventure, romance, and mischief as Shakespeare's classic tale of mistaken identity makes its triumphant return this Spring!
Booking:
 To 8th Jun 2024
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Location:
 Open Air Theatre, Camden
Twelfth Night
Indulge in a delightful encore of the delectable new British musical by Jim Barne and Kit Buchan as it moves to The Criterion Theatre following a sold-out success at The Kiln Theatre.
Booking:
 To 31st Aug 2024
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Location:
 Criterion Theatre, Camden
Two Strangers (Carry A Cake Across New York)
Embark on a poignant journey to the deep south of the USA in 1918, where the forbidden love between Julia, a black seamstress, and Herman, a white baker, defies the harsh realities of a society where interracial marriage is illegal.
Booking:
 From 1st Jun 2024 to 29th Jun 2024
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Location:
 Lyric Hammersmith, Hammersmith
Wedding Band: A Love/Hate Story in Black and White
Wicked the Musical, is the smash-hit musical that tells the incredible untold story of the Witches of Oz.
Booking:
 To 1st Jun 2025
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Location:
 Apollo Victoria Theatre, Pimlico South
Wicked
Agatha Christie's bone-chilling drama presented in a courtroom setting.
Booking:
 To 30th Mar 2025
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Location:
 London County Hall, Southwark
Witness for the Prosecution
Prepare to be dazzled by the electrifying athleticism and pulsating energy of YAMATO's taiko drumming spectacle, where passion and tradition collide to evoke the spirit of Japan.
Booking:
 From 4th Jun 2024 to 22nd Jun 2024
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Location:
 Peacock Theatre, Holborn
Yamato - The Drummers of Japan / Hinotori The Wings of Phoenix