London Musicals – What’s on in London West End
London is the entertainment capital of the world and some of the popular West End shows are booked out months in advance. To avoid disappointment, book your London musical before you leave home. Below are some of the many musicals that are playing.
Let it Be Theatre Show at the London Savoy Theatre
‘Let It Be’ is a spectacular live concert packed with many of the greatest hits of The Beatles, one of the world’s most successful bands. This show was to celebrate the 50th anniversary of The Beatles in 2012, but it is still as popular as ever in 2013.
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Theater Show
This one’s for the kids. Based on Roald Dahl’s 1964 children’s novel Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, this highly anticipated musical theater show brings the much-loved story to life with ingenious stagecraft and scintillating music.
Singin’ in the Rain
Journey back to glamorous 1920s Hollywood at this feel-good theater adaption of the world-famous comedy film, ‘Singin’ in the Rain’!
Top Hat the Musical Theatre Show
Travel back to the glamorous 1930s and follow the story of the amazing Broadway sensation Jerry Travers, who dances his way across Europe in hopes of winning the heart of society model Dale Tremont.
Shrek Theatre Show
See Shrek brought to life in London’s West End. The show tells the story of how Shrek turns from grumpy ogre to much-loved hero. This show is not for kids only. Grumpy ogres will enjoy it too!
We Will Rock You
We Will Rock You features 31 of Queen’s greatest songs and receives standing ovations every night.
Phantom of the Opera
Since premiering at Her Majesty’s Theatre in London in October 1986, this blockbuster show continues to play on and on. Not to be missed whilst in London!
Based on Victor Hugo’s novel of the same name, Les Mis is the world’s longest-running musical. So popular is this London musical that in October 2010, Les Mis became the first musical in history to have three productions running in the same city.
The Lion King
Disney’s multi-award winning musical transports audiences to a dazzling world that explodes with glorious colours, stunning effects and enchanting music.
Mamma Mia! this infectious and funny ABBA musical is still running.
Wicked the Musical
Wicked tells the untold story of the legendary witches from Frank L Baum’s The Wonderful Wizard of Oz.
Billy Elliot is a funny, heart-warming and feel-good celebration of dance, and tells the poignant tale of a young boy’s dream to be accepted by his family.
London’s musicals rock, so don’t miss it on your London visit!