Charing Cross Road 2A, London WC2H 0HH

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  • Frank Skinner

    Until Feb 15, 2020

  • City of Angels

    Mar 6 - Sep 5, 2020

  • The Drifters Girl

    Oct 1, 2020 - Feb 13, 2021

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Frank Skinner

Until February 15, 2020

He may have been one of the foremost lad comics of the 90s but Frank Skinner has proven his staying power, rising to become one of the nation's favourite comedians of the last three decades, with his last live tour Frank Skinner: Man in a Suit becoming a sell-out success back in 2014. Now firmly in his 60s, Frank is ready to take on the world of stand up once more with his newest show, Showbiz, chronicling his time living the high life in typical down-to-earth Skinner style.

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City of Angels

March 6 - September 5, 2020

Five years since its revolutionary and Olivier award-winning run at the Donmar Warehouse Josie Rourke's scintillating revival of City of Angels will head to the West End in March. Originally written by Cy Coleman, David Zippel and Larry Gelbart, City of Angels is an ode to old Hollywood and film noir, weaving the story of a writer trying to get his novel turned into a screenplay and the fictional story of the movie itself.

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The Drifters Girl

October 1, 2020 - February 13, 2021

British soul superstar and stage icon Beverly Knight returns to the West End stage next Autumn as she stars in the world premiere of The Drifters Girl. This epic new musical celebrates the powerhouse that was Faye Treadwell, who as the world's first African American female music manager launched '50s R&B supergroup The Drifters to international acclaim. Featuring some of the globe's most iconic songs, The Drifters Girl is one musical event you won't want to miss.

Garrick Theatre

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Charing Cross Road 2A, London WC2H 0HH

  • Year opened: 1889
  • Capacity: 656
  • Concession stands
  • Merchandise booths
  • Disabled access
  • In-house bar
  • Coat check

Although seemingly vast from the Charing Cross Road exterior and originally seating 1,500, The Garrick is now a rather smaller capacity theatre, currently seating 656.

Untouched in over 60 years is the upper gallery, with its original bench seating intact, just in case of excessive demand. With the dress circle situated on street level, the theatre saw extensive excavations during its erection, with work halted by the discovery of a subterranean river running through the site, hidden since Roman times.

Officially opening in 1889, the theatre was financed by W.S Gilbert of 'and Sullivan' fame and is named for famous thesp David Garrick. Mostly hosting comedy and comedy-drama through the years, notable productions have included No Sex Please We're British, the West End Transfer of the National Theatre's revival of an Inspector Calls and Sir Kenneth Branagh's year-long residency in 2016.

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