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Charing Cross Road 2A, London WC2H 0HH

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  • Showstopper! The Improvised Musical

    Until Feb 22, 2021

  • Potted Panto

    Dec 5, 2020 - Jan 10, 2021

Showstopper! The Improvised Musical Poster

Showstopper! The Improvised Musical

Until February 22, 2021

Following its hit run at the London's Apollo Theatre, Showstopper is now ready to take on the rest of the country! Watch as this brilliant company puts on a completely new and different musical at each performance with the help of you, the audience! Your suggestions will be transformed into an all-singing and dancing musical spectacle on the very spot, making each show truly a unique experience! Winner of the Olivier for Best Entertainment & Family Award.

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Potted Panto

December 5, 2020 - January 10, 2021

Christmas 2020 is saved! Olivier-winning duo Dan and Jeff are back in the West End this Christmas, with their popular "Potted Panto" show, dedicated to the age-old British tradition of pantomime! Styled in a similar vein to their world-conquering touring show Potted Potter, the madcap pair will whisk you through seven classic pantos in a frenetically funny 80 minutes. Aladdin, Cinderella, Sleeping Beauty, Dick Whittington and Snow White all make an appearance in this two-hander.

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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