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West End Shows in May

Everybody's Talking About Jamie

Apollo Theatre Open Run

Fabulous, fresh and enormously fun homegrown musical

Everybodys Talking About Jamie, Apollo Theatre, London
5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating

When this exuberant new musical from The Feeling's Dan Gillespie Sells and writer Tom MacRae premiered at the Sheffield Crucible earlier in 2017, it became an instant success with both audiences and critics....

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Fiddler on the Roof

Playhouse Theatre Until Sep 28, 2019

A resonant slice of history...and a warm, absorbing folk tale that strikes unerringly at the heart with the timeless simplicity of its themes: home, family, love.

Fiddler on the Roof, Playhouse Theatre, London
5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating

Sir Trevor Nunn's hit revival of the classic, Fiddler on the Roof, heads to the West End this year after a sell-out run at the Menier Chocolate Factory. Olivier award-winner Andy Nyman and Judy Kuhn are...

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Come From Away

Phoenix Theatre Open Run

it takes all of ten seconds to be in its generous embrace...It calls for quicksilver, charismatic acting and singing. It gets it from this versatile cast. It's an evening that, frankly, gets everything right.

Come From Away, Phoenix Theatre, London
5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating

Also playing on Broadway and in Toronto, this touching musical celebrating the strength of human compassion finally makes its way over to the West End! Created by Canadian husband and wife team Irene Snakoff...

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Tina - The Tina Turner Musical

Aldwych Theatre Open Run

...this joyful, lungs-bursting show is simply the best

Tina The Tina Turner Musical, Aldwych Theatre, London
5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating

Biographical musicals are all the rage both on Broadway and in the West End. With the latest to join the glitz of the stage being this phenomenal extravaganza based on the life of iconic songstress Tina...

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Les Miserables

Queens Theatre Until Jul 13, 2019

The iconic musical phenomenon!

Les Miserables, Queens Theatre, London
5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating

Over 70 million people have enjoyed this spectacular adaptation of Victor Hugo's masterpiece since it premiered on the West End in 1985. Now let Les Miserables sweep you too through its epic tale of passion...

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Mamma Mia!

Novello Theatre Open Run

Sheer enjoyablility... a 5-STAR experience!

Mamma Mia, Novello Theatre, London
5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating

Soon-to-be-married Sophie is desperate to find her father to walk her down the aisle; unfortunately, her mother Donna has no idea who it is! After discovering three possible candidates in her mother's...

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Waitress

Adelphi Theatre Until Oct 19, 2019

This show is the real deal

Waitress, Adelphi Theatre, London
4 star rating4 star rating4 star rating4 star rating

Broadway's sweetest treat arrives, bringing its delicious confection of peppy songs, romance, and dramedy to the Adelphi Theatre this spring. Adapted by Jessie Nelson from the beloved 2007 indie film by...

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Rosmersholm

Duke of Yorks Theatre Until Jul 20, 2019

Hayley Atwell and Tom Burke help give Ibsen a grippingly modern resonance

Rosmersholm, Duke of Yorks Theatre, London
4 star rating4 star rating4 star rating4 star rating

Ibsen's thrilling masterpiece finally premieres on the West End this spring in this new adaptation from Duncan MacMillan, starring Tom Burke (Comoran Strike) and Hayley Atwell (Brideshead Revisited, Agent...

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Matilda The Musical

Cambridge Theatre Open Run

Easily the standout musical of the decade!

Matilda The Musical, Cambridge Theatre, London
5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating

Matilda, Roald Dahl's much-loved classic of an extraordinary child with magical powers, is given the musical treatment by the combined talents of Tim Minchin and the Royal Shakespeare Company. Winner of...

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Book of Mormon

Prince of Wales Theatre Open Run

The most cryingly good night out to have come along for years!

Book of Mormon, Prince of Wales Theatre, London
5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating

'The greatest time of a Mormon kid's life is his mission,' sings Elder Kevin Price, but things are not as the handsome and pious Elder Price predicted when he's sent to...UGANDA! From Trey Parker and Matt...

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The Play That Goes Wrong

Duchess Theatre Until Oct 27, 2019

Immaculately staged... roused even a staid matinee audience to hysterics

The Play That Goes Wrong, Duchess Theatre, London
5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating

Following a 21-date national tour around the UK and huge popularity at Trafalgar Studios, Mischief Theatre's Olivier-winning comedy continues to play at the Duchess Theatre due to huge demand. After benefiting...

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Six

Arts Theatre Open Run

This is quite the most uplifting piece of new British musical theatre I have ever had the privilege to watch

Six, Arts Theatre, London
5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating

The Queens are back for 2019 with five Olivier award nominations! Henry the VIII's hunt for an heir and his love of beheadings has made him one of the most famous monarchs in Britain's history, with the...

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All My Sons

Old Vic Theatre Until Jun 8, 2019

Sally Field and Bill Pullman deliver a Miller for our times

All My Sons, Old Vic Theatre, London
4 star rating4 star rating4 star rating4 star rating

A luminary of stage and screen, Sally Field is set to tread the boards of the Old Vic this spring, opposite Bill Pullman as the two make their West End debuts in Arthur Miller's 1947 scathing family drama....

Betrayal

Harold Pinter Theatre Until Jun 8, 2019

Tom Hiddleston displays hypnotic sensitivity in this modern masterpiece.

Betrayal, Harold Pinter Theatre, London
4 star rating4 star rating4 star rating4 star rating

After baffling the Twittersphere following a cryptic tweet, Tom Hiddleston has announced his stage return in Harold Pinter's Betrayal, the final work in the illustrious director Jamie Lloyd' Pinter at...

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Witness for the Prosecution

London County Hall Open Run

"Lucy Bailey's production of Agatha Christie's ingenious courtroom drama fits perfectly in this debating chamber"

Witness for the Prosecution, London County Hall, London
4 star rating4 star rating4 star rating4 star rating

Head into the surrounds of the Grand Chamber of London County Hall for this innovative staging of Agatha Christie's dazzling play that casts you as the jury in the case of the Crown versus Leonard Vole....

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Wicked

Apollo Victoria Theatre Open Run

Wicked will entrance every generation in wonder, wit and suspense

Wicked, Apollo Victoria Theatre, London
4.5 star rating4.5 star rating4.5 star rating4.5 star rating4.5 star rating

The subversive and downright twisty hit musical follows two unlikely friends and how they become the Wicked Witch of the West and Glinda the Good Witch of the South. Based on Gregory Maguire's best-selling...

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Phantom of the Opera

Her Majestys Theatre Open Run

After more than 32 years in the West End, The Phantom of the Opera continues to sound marvellous.

Phantom of the Opera, Her Majestys Theatre, London
4.5 star rating4.5 star rating4.5 star rating4.5 star rating4.5 star rating

Andrew Lloyd Webber's romantic musical is based on Gaston Leroux's gothic novel of life beneath the stage of the Paris Opera House. A mysterious masked Phantom becomes obsessed with Christine Daae, the...

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Lion King

Lyceum Theatre Open Run

A wonderful, wonderful musical. It will touch a deep chord in anybody

Lion King, Lyceum Theatre, London
4.5 star rating4.5 star rating4.5 star rating4.5 star rating4.5 star rating

This vastly successful re-imagining of Disney's 1994 continues to conquer after nearly two decades at the Lyceum theatre. Conjuring up the African savannah in all its grand, majestic beauty, using elaborate...

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Emilia

Vaudeville Theatre Until Jun 1, 2019

Ambition, intensity and rebellion in this heartfelt call to arms

Emilia, Vaudeville Theatre, London
4 star rating4 star rating4 star rating4 star rating

After some four hundred years as at best, a muse and at worst, a footnote, the supposed 'Dark Lady' of Shakespeare's sonnets steps out from the pages of literature and into the spotlight in this specially...

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9 to 5

Savoy Theatre Open Run

slick and stylish

9 to 5, Savoy Theatre, London
3 star rating3 star rating3 star rating

Fire up your fax machines and get tapping at those typewriters! Dolly Parton's delightfully barmy musical adaptation of the hit 1980 revenge caper finally makes its West End debut this January. Starring...

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School of Rock

Gillian Lynne Theatre Open Run

The most enjoyable few hours money can buy

School of Rock, Gillian Lynne Theatre, London
4.5 star rating4.5 star rating4.5 star rating4.5 star rating4.5 star rating

After schooling Broadway with his newest hit Andrew Lloyd Webber returns to the West End with School of Rock. Adapted from the Jack Black movie of the same name, School of Rock is set to feature his bumbling...

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The Comedy About A Bank Robbery

Criterion Theatre Open Run

It's not what could go wrong; more a question of what could go right!

The Comedy About A Bank Robbery, Criterion Theatre, London
3.5 star rating3.5 star rating3.5 star rating3.5 star rating

Not content with dominating the West End with their mega-hit madcap romp The Play That Goes Wrong, Mischief Theatre bring us a brand new show, The Comedy About A Bank Robbery, dispelling any myths that...

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Thriller - Live

Lyric Theatre Open Run

A glitzy concert of song and dance...a great night out.

Thriller Live, Lyric Theatre, London
3.5 star rating3.5 star rating3.5 star rating3.5 star rating

Thriller - Live is an uplifting, feelgood show with the incredible choreography and sensational songs of Michael Jackson that everyone knows and loves. High production values, a large company on stage...

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Amour

Charing Cross Theatre Until Jul 20, 2019

This oddball magical realist French musical receives a genuinely enchanting London premiere

Amour, Charing Cross Theatre, London
4 star rating4 star rating4 star rating4 star rating

Michel Legrand's enchanting and fantastical musical, Amour, makes its long-awaited UK debut at the Charing Cross Theatre this May. Featuring a score by the famous composer, Amour tells the story of Dusoleil,...

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Only Fools and Horses - The Musical

Theatre Royal Haymarket Open Run

Loving, lively homage is an unashamedly British night out

Only Fools and Horses The Musical, Theatre Royal Haymarket, London
4 star rating4 star rating4 star rating4 star rating

After quite a few years since we bid farewell to Del Boy, Rodney and the gang from Peckham, the disaster-prone fortune finders are back, but this time in a brand new stage musical! Based on the hit TV...

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Aladdin

Prince Edward Theatre Until Jul 27, 2019

Impressive stage magic, a gold-dripping design and a party-loving genie make this energetic adaptation of the animated movie a wicked treat

Aladdin, Prince Edward Theatre, London
4 star rating4 star rating4 star rating4 star rating

In an exotic, faraway land, one young pauper's life is about to change with the luck of an ancient lamp - and you're invited to join this magic carpet ride! Based on the hit Disney classic movie Aladdin,...

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Man Of La Mancha

London Coliseum Until Jun 8, 2019

Grammer is a naturally charismatic presence as barmy idealist Quixote

Man Of La Mancha, London Coliseum, London
3 star rating3 star rating3 star rating

Emmy award-winner and Tony award nominated (and of course our beloved Dr Fraiser Crane) Kelsey Grammer returns to London's West End in 2019 as he steps into the English National Opera's production of Man...

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The Mousetrap

St Martins Theatre Open Run

Join the millions who have already discovered whodunit, but will not share their secret...

The Mousetrap, St Martins Theatre, London
3.5 star rating3.5 star rating3.5 star rating3.5 star rating

In 1952, Agatha Christie's sprawling and intricate new whodunnit, The Mousetrap (based on her radio play, Three Blind Mice), opened in the West End on a very strict condition; no one was to ever give away...

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Rip It Up

Garrick Theatre Until Jun 4, 2019

This cheesy yet generous slice of mainstream commercial entertainment does the trick

Rip It Up, Garrick Theatre, London
3 star rating3 star rating3 star rating

A brand new 60's spectacular is heading to London's West End this February courtesy of some of Britain's favourite stars! Join Aston Merrygold, Louis Smith, Jay McGuiness and Harry Judd as they bring you...

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Admissions

Trafalgar Studios 1 Until May 25, 2019

Astonishing and daring

Admissions, Trafalgar Studios 1, London
3 star rating3 star rating3 star rating

Hot off the back of a hit Broadway run, Joshua Harmon's Admissions heads to London's Trafalgar Studios this spring. Garnering a Drama Desk nomination for Outstanding Play last year, Admissions' London...

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The Woman in Black

Fortune Theatre Open Run

One of the most brilliantly effective spine-chillers you will ever encounter

The Woman in Black, Fortune Theatre, London
4 star rating4 star rating4 star rating4 star rating

Celebrating 30 years of frightening audiences in the West End, the spine-chilling adaptation of Susan Hill's gothic novella The Woman in Black, is set as a play within a play. Elderly Arthur Kipps retells...

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The Starry Messenger

Wyndhams Theatre Until Aug 10, 2019

Matthew Broderick makes his long awaited West End debut

The Starry Messenger, Wyndhams Theatre, London

Broadway's most radiant leading man will make his West End Debut in this brand new production of Kenneth Lonergan's cosmic play, The Starry Messenger. Starring opposite Downtown Abbey alum Elizabeth McGovern,...

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The Simon & Garfunkel Story

Lyric Theatre Until Jun 24, 2019

"Authentic and excting"

The Simon Garfunkel Story, Lyric Theatre, London

Enjoy the full story of the world's most successful folk duo in this world renowned concert experience when it lands in the capital for a limited run this winter. Using photography, live footage a full...

The Lehman Trilogy

Piccadilly Theatre Open Run

This real-life drama plays out with poetic intensity

The Lehman Trilogy, Piccadilly Theatre, London

After its sell-out success at the National Theatre last summer, the Sam Mendes helmed The Lehman Trilogy is heading to the West End's Piccadilly Theatre in May 2019! Adapted from Stefano Massini's vast...

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The Twilight Zone

Ambassadors Theatre Until Jun 1, 2019

...a treat from far beyond

The Twilight Zone, Ambassadors Theatre, London

The Almeida's success in the West End continues with their latest hit, The Twilight Zone, which is ready to hit the Ambassador's Theatre this March. Adapted from the eery and wildly popular 60s TV show...

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Nigel Slater's Toast

The Other Palace Until Aug 3, 2019

The show rises like a good souffle!

Nigel Slaters Toast, The Other Palace, London

From the kitchen to The Other Palace comes Toast, a tasty stage adaptation of Nigel Slater's award-winning autobiography! Hot off the back sell-out runs at the Edinburgh Fringe, this heartwarming tale...

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Pericles

Shakespeares Globe Theatre Until Aug 24, 2019

O, come, be buried a second time within these arms.

Pericles, Shakespeares Globe Theatre, London

It all begins with a riddle to which the answer, wrong or right, is sure to bring death, thus beginning the seafaring trials of Pericles, Prince of Tyre in this rarely performed work, thought to be a collaboration...

Our Town

Open Air Theatre Until Jun 8, 2019

Thornton Wilder's Pulitzer Prize winning play is not to be missed

Our Town, Open Air Theatre, London

"Do any human beings ever realise life as they live it? Every - every, minute?" Thorton Wilder's Pulitzer Prize-winning drama Our Town kicks off the Regents Park Open Air Theatre's 2019 summer season....

The Merry Wives of Windsor

Shakespeares Globe Theatre Until Oct 12, 2019

Let's go dress him like the witch of Brentford

The Merry Wives of Windsor, Shakespeares Globe Theatre, London

Down on his luck, famed bounder Sir John Falstaff decides to turn his fortunes around by scamming two married women with identical love letters, hoping that at least one of them falls for his ploy and...

Twelfth Night

Shakespeares Globe Theatre Until Aug 21, 2019

If music be the food of love, play on, Give me excess of it; that surfeiting, The appetite may sicken, and so die

Twelfth Night, Shakespeares Globe Theatre, London

From tropical shipwrecks to yellow stockings, Twelfth Night is one of Shakespeare's battiest and most memorable comedies and a season at the Globe is rarely complete without an outing. A perfect introduction...

Austentatious

Fortune Theatre Open Run

winning and enthusiastic performances. The audience applause between scenes is politely anticipatory of what might be next. By the end, it is rapturous.

Austentatious, Fortune Theatre, London

It is a truth universally acknowledged that when one's creative output captivates across the centuries, an improv show will capitalise on it. After becoming one of the biggest draws of the Edinburgh Fringe...

Ida Barr: Granarchist Bingo

Underbelly Festival London Until Sep 7, 2019

The audience became one during a night of uplifting joy courtesy of the legendary Ida Barr.

Ida Barr Granarchist Bingo, Underbelly Festival London, London

From resident home tenant to global star, rejoice people of London's Underbelly Festival for everyone's favourite pensioner returns with her brand of artificial hip-hop. You're offered the chance to change...

The Silent Disco Show

Underbelly Festival London Until Sep 6, 2019

Get ready for a party like no other, The Silent Disco Show!

The Silent Disco Show, Underbelly Festival London, London

Grab a pair of glowing headphones and prepare to be lost in your own world at The Silent Disco Show. It's an evening filled with today's biggest hits, sing-a-longs, cabaret, circus acts, and of course...

The Comedy Of Errors

Shakespeares Globe Theatre Until Aug 23, 2019

We came into the world like brother and brother, And now let's go hand in hand, not one before another.

The Comedy Of Errors, Shakespeares Globe Theatre, London

A firm favorite of Shakespeare's oeuvre, The Comedy of Errors is a colorful confection of chaos full of witty wordplay, frothy farce, and irresistible anarchy. Returning to the Globe courtesy of their...

Hilarious and good for all ages

Morgan Wests Utterly Spiffing Spectacular Magic Show For Kids and Childish Grown ups, Underbelly Festival London, London

They've competed to be the Next Great Magician on ITV, attempted to escape The Slammer on CBBC, have fooled the famous Penn & Teller and now their taking over London's Underbelly Festival once more. The...

Marcel Lucont's Cabaret Fantastique

Underbelly Festival London Until Sep 27, 2019

Fresh, accessible and hilarious

Marcel Luconts Cabaret Fantastique, Underbelly Festival London, London

Marcel Lucont returns to London this year with his undisputed Cabaret Fantastique! Having appeared on Comedy Central, Set List and The John Bishop Show, Marcel Lucont's trailblazing cabaret sets up shop...

Orpheus Descending

Menier Chocolate Factory Until Jul 6, 2019

This wild confection of southern belle pettiness, redneck malevolence and racist viciousness takes pretty much every trope of the deep south, laces them with poetic metaphor and whips them into a gasp-eliciting melodrama of mythic proportions.

Orpheus Descending, Menier Chocolate Factory, London

First debuting under the name Battle of The Angels in 1940, Tennessee Williams' searing portrait of prejudice and bigotry in the deep South was lost on initial audiences, but its poetic melodrama later...

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Vincent River

Trafalgar Studios 2 Until Jun 22, 2019

Robert Chevara's production holds the audience in a tight grip for the entire 90-minutes... This is a rare piece of theatre - simply beautiful

Vincent River, Trafalgar Studios 2, London

Back by popular demand, British director Robert Chevara's production of Vincent River returns to London following a critically acclaimed Off-West End run in 2018. Playing for a strictly limited seven-week...

Beats On Pointe: Masters of Choreography

Peacock Theatre May 21 - Jun 16, 2019

Possible 'cringe' moments are 'owned' and enjoyed by the performers, and their fun, light-hearted exteriors mask an impressive motor in overdrive beneath the surface.

Beats On Pointe Masters of Choreography, Peacock Theatre, London

Masters of Choreography return to London with their hotly anticipated production of Beats On Pointe after dazzling UK audiences with their bold mash up of genres in 2018. Fusing old school street dance...

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The Last Temptation of Boris Johnson

Park Theatre Until Jun 8, 2019

A satirical look into the future of post Brexit Britain

The Last Temptation of Boris Johnson, Park Theatre, London

Jonathan Maitland, the respected British film and theatremaker behind Four Lions, turns his wit and wisdom to the great Brexit divide in The Last Temptation Of Boris Johnson, a timely dramedy set to make...

A beautiful, eloquent, dazzlingly inventive show about the wonders of life.

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night Time, Piccadilly Theatre, London
5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating

The seven-time Olivier and five-time Tony-winning The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time returns to London's West End for a limited time only this Winter! Wowing audiences since 2013 the hit...

Death Of A Salesman

Young Vic Until Jun 29, 2019

Wendell Pierce makes UK stage debut in Elliott's rendition of this Arthur Miller classic.

Death Of A Salesman, Young Vic, London
5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating

The magic of Marianne Eliott heads to the Young Vic this May as she directs Arthur Miller's classic work, Death Of A Salesman. With a star-studded cast to boot (The Wire's Wendell Pierce and Olivier award-winner...

Follies

National Theatre, Olivier Open Run

Early on in this tribute to the old-fashioned Broadway revue, a character exclaims: "It's the cat's pyjamas." And so it is.

Follies, National Theatre Olivier, London
5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating

After winning the 2018 Olivier Award for Best Musical Revival and a sell-out run, this wonderful revival of Stephen Sondheim's Follies returns in February 2019! With Dominic Cook returning to direct, stars...

ZSL London Zoo

ZSL London Zoo Open Run

With so much to see and do, a visit to ZSL London Zoo is the perfect day out for people of all ages.

ZSL London Zoo, ZSL London Zoo, London
5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating

Whether you love animals cuddly, scary, creepy, slinky, big or small, old or very young, you are bound to be thrilled by at least one of the 750 species of animal at ZSL London Zoo. Nestled within Regent's...

Hamilton

Victoria Palace Theatre Open Run

"The Greatest Show on Earth", one paper declared the other day. C'mon! But seriously folks, there's going to be more where that came from, because - lock up your doubters: I have to report that it really is as good as we've been told

Hamilton, Victoria Palace Theatre, London
5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating

It's the musical that has bowled over Broadway, an all out smash-hit epic that traverses the life of one Alexander Hamilton, one of America's Founding Fathers, who took on the might of the British and...

London Dungeon

London Dungeon Open Run

A ghoulishly great time!

London Dungeon, London Dungeon, London
4 star rating4 star rating4 star rating4 star rating

What's scarier than stepping into the London Dungeon? Knowing that all the horrors within are all based on real historical events! London's grisly past is brought to creeptastically realistic life by London...

Kew Gardens

Kew Royal Botanic Gardens Open Run

Perfect to get the family outside during the summer!

Kew Gardens, Kew Royal Botanic Gardens, London

Founded in 1840 by Lord Capel John of Tewkesbury​, Kew Gardens remains one of the capital's most popular and unique attractions. A vast expanse that covers some 300 acres, Kew comprises numerous...

The Cutting Edge

The Comedy Store Open Run

If you've never seen live stand-up, make a resolution to start here

The Cutting Edge, The Comedy Store, London

Join a rotating cast of comedians for their take on the weirdest, wackiest and just plain mad news stories of the week. Featuring a hilarious mixture of satire, jokes, puns, songs and even competitions,...

View From The Shard

The Shard Open Run

The mangled, magnificent history and scale of the city is on full display.

View From The Shard, The Shard, London

No matter where you are in London, there is one sight that you will always see, towering above the rest of the skyline majestically. We are of course talking about the Shard building at London Bridge,...

Education Education Education

Trafalgar Studios 2 May 31 - Jun 29, 2019

A brand new comedy courtesy of The Wardrobe Ensemble.

Education Education Education, Trafalgar Studios 2, London

A fiery new comedy lands at the Trafalgar Studios this May as The Wardrobe Ensemble bring Education Education Education to London audiences. Set in 1997 Education Education Education is an ode to the 90s,...

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The Curious Case of Benjamin Button

Southwark Playhouse Until Jun 8, 2019

The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, live on stage!

The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, Southwark Playhouse, London

The world premiere of the brand new musical adaptation of The Curious Incident of Benjamin Button lands at the Southwark Playhouse this May! Based on the short story of F. Scott Fitzgerald the new musical...

Henry V or Harry England

Shakespeares Globe Theatre Until Oct 11, 2019

Henry V or Harry England takes over the Globe

Henry V or Harry England, Shakespeares Globe Theatre, London

Once more unto the Shakespeare Globe, dear friends, once more. Shakespeare's Henry V or Harry England is the telling of King Henry V and his attempt at proving himself a worthy king. Presented by the Globe...

Original London Sightseeing Tour

The Original London Visitor Centre Open Run

The best way to see London

Original London Sightseeing Tour, The Original London Visitor Centre, London

London is one of the most tourist friendly cities in the world, with every square mile of the capital absolutely packed with iconic buildings, new and old. And there's no better way to see it all than...

Henry IV Part II or Falstaff

Shakespeares Globe Theatre Until Oct 11, 2019

Is the old King dead? As nail in door

Henry IV Part II or Falstaff, Shakespeares Globe Theatre, London

After proving himself to his father at the Battle of Shrewsbury, Prince Hal is once again haunting taverns in Eastcheap, though it seems his taste for Sir John Falstaff's particular company has turned...

King Gong

The Comedy Store Open Run

An open night mic, with a difference!

King Gong, The Comedy Store, London

A comedy night so brutally famous that even safely established comedians quake in their boots at a mere mention of it, The Comedy Store's King Gong is quite something to behold. Each week, 30 new acts...

Sleepless

Venue To Be Confirmed Open Run

The iconic Eighties movie is reincarnated as a new musical!

Sleepless, Venue To Be Confirmed, London

London's West End gets a taste of both Seattle and the Big Apple when this new musical adaptation of Nora Ephron's iconic Eighties romance movie arrives next year. With a venue and official dates yet to...

Antony and Cleopatra

National Theatre, Olivier Open Run

Ralph Fiennes returns to the Shakespeare play after 30 years!

Antony and Cleopatra, National Theatre Olivier, London

Film and stage royalty Ralph Fiennes returns to the play that made his name playing Claudio in 1988, this time in the lead role of Antony! Shakespeare's historical play depicting Ancient Egypt's first...

Salt.

Royal Court Theatre Until Jun 1, 2019

A piece that offers the gift of seeing the world through different eyes

Salt, Royal Court Theatre, London

"Where are you from?" it's a question that can stir even the most stoic of characters - and performance artist Selina Thompson is no different. It's a stark reminder of the muted colonial history that...

Underbelly Festival 2019

Spiegeltent Southbank Until Sep 29, 2019

The festival's packed comedy, circus and cabaret schedule sees some of the UK's finest live performers channel the spirit of the Edinburgh Fringe and take to the stage between April and September.

Underbelly Festival 2019, Spiegeltent Southbank, London

When the howling gale force winds of March turn into the tentative unfurling of Springtime's first buds, the giant inflatable purple cow descends from the heavens and makes camp at the South Bank's Jubilee...

Freeman

Streatham Space Project May 28 - Jun 2, 2019

Outstanding artistic courage

Freeman, Streatham Space Project, London

Following its critically-acclaimed, sold-out run at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe, Freeman comes to the brand new Streatham Space Project. Winner of a Spirit of the Fringe Award and shortlisted for Amnesty...

Alys, Always

Bridge Theatre Open Run

Harriet Lane's first novel is a tightly woven tale of deceit and ambition in literary London

Alys Always, Bridge Theatre, London

Harriet Lane's 2012 debut thriller is adapted into a new stage drama by Lucinda Coxon, premiering at London's brand-new theatre at Tower Bridge. As part of the Bridge Theatre's inaugural season directed...

Macbeth

National Theatre, Olivier Open Run

Rory Kinnear returns to the National in 2018

Macbeth, National Theatre Olivier, London

Anne-Marie Duff and Rory Kinnear lead Shakespeare's murderous tragedy when it returns to the National in 2018, directed by Rufus Norris. Marking Kinnear's return to the NT since his star turn in 2016's...

Swing Out

Underbelly Festival London Until Sep 2, 2019

A little bit of swing, a whole lot of fun!

Swing Out, Underbelly Festival London, London

Calling all jitterbugs! Summer is on the way and with it the urge to dance from sweet sunrise to simmering sunset, so shimmy and shake on down to Swing Out, a vintage dance experience that'll have all...

Henry IV Part I or Hotspur

Shakespeares Globe Theatre Until Oct 11, 2019

Doomsday is near: die all, die merrily

Henry IV Part I or Hotspur, Shakespeares Globe Theatre, London

After toppling Richard II, Henry IV is finally King. But the unrest in the country leaves him no time to relax. Once close allies the Percys are preparing to usurp him, with their son, Hotspur leading...

Sherlock Holmes

Venue To Be Confirmed Open Run

Our version of Sherlock Holmes will have all the elements that fans want and expect, but with new twists and turns and plenty of surprises.....

Sherlock Holmes, Venue To Be Confirmed, London

Watson! The Game is afoot! The world's most famous sleuth is about to get a brand-new stage play adaptation on Broadway in 2017, then headed back over to the West End, at a venue yet to be confirmed....

Shakespeare's Globe Theatre Tour & Exhibition

Shakespeares Globe Theatre Tour Open Run

The capital at its very best

Shakespeares Globe Theatre Tour Exhibition, Shakespeares Globe Theatre Tour, London

Get schooled in Shakespeare with The Globe Exhibition, London's ultimate guide to The Bard. Packed full of video, artifacts and practical reconstructions, it takes you back in time to the raucous streets...

Ripley's Believe It or Not

Ripley's Believe It Or Not London Open Run

There is much at Ripley's to enjoy and I suspect that children, especially, will love it.

Ripleys Believe It or Not, Ripleys Believe It Or Not London, London

For fans of the weird, wonderful and downright bonkers, venture into Ripley's London where over 700 exhibits wait to be discovered. Here you can experience the dark and irregular sides of art, foreign...

Tower of London

Tower of London Open Run

Step back in time!

Tower of London, Tower of London, London

Step back in history to experience life in the Middle Ages, at the most famous of Britain's fortresses and places of execution, as well as the home of the Crown Jewels. You can choose to take a guided...

London Eye River Cruise

London Eye River Cruise Open Run

The live commentary is superb and everyone who takes this river cruise will learn something new about one of the attractions they pass.

London Eye River Cruise, London Eye River Cruise, London

All aboard the Silver Bonito for this history and view-packed circular cruise which launches from just underneath the London Eye! IN 40 minutes, you will be sweeping along the Thames taking in sight ans...

SEA LIFE London Aquarium

London Aquarium Open Run

The SEALIFE London Aquarium underwent a 5 million pound refurbishment and transformed into Sea Life London Aquarium in 2009, and still continues to improve

SEA LIFE London Aquarium, London Aquarium, London

Situated next to the London Eye at County Hall, this mega aquarium is the jewel in the crown of the 28 Sea Life Centres throughout the UK and Europe.You will be taken on a truly fascinating journey from...

Harry Potter And The Cursed Child

Palace Theatre Open Run

So this is Dickens, with magic. It's a raunchless Game of Thrones with heart. Crucially, it's authentic Potter but, most importantly, it's new. It's not the movie of the book. It's the real deal, live in front of you, so much better than any film could b

Harry Potter And The Cursed Child, Palace Theatre, London

Brace yourselves London, JK Rowling has blessed us with another foray into the Potterverse, announcing that new play 'Harry Potter And The Cursed Child' will apparate into The Palace Theatre sometime next...

Kensington Palace

Kensington Palace Open Run

What was once a stuffy and frustrating member of the Historic Royal Palaces to visit is now accessible, lively, intriguing and very, very modern.

Kensington Palace, Kensington Palace, London

Kensington Palace is synonymous with the generations of stylish royal women who have called it their home: where Queen Victoria was born and raised; Queens Mary, Anne and Caroline held court; and the royal...

Windsor Castle

Windsor Castle Open Run

An official royal residence for over 900 years

Windsor Castle, Windsor Castle, London

The oldest inhabited castle in the world, Windsor Castle is an official royal residence of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. A home to the British Royal family since the reign of Henry I, the castle, which...

London Eye Flights

London Eye Open Run

The most famous Ferris wheel in the world

London Eye Flights, London Eye, London

Since opening in March 2000 The London Eye (formerly The Millennium Wheel) has become an iconic landmark and a symbol of modern Britain. The London Eye is the UK's most popular paid for visitor attraction,...

Madame Tussauds

Madame Tussauds Open Run

Experience the glittering world of fame for a day, and more!

Madame Tussauds, Madame Tussauds, London

Get up close and personal with your favourite faces from the worlds of film, music, sport, history and more at the world famous Madame Tussauds, one of London's premiere tourist attractions! Founded...

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