World class production in theatres and Regents Park
Magic Mike Live Hippodrome Casino 28 November 2018 to 28 April 2019
One year after its acclaimed launch in Las Vegas, Channing Tatum is bringing a brand new production of Magic Mike Live to the Hippodrome Casino in London’s Leicester Square. Conceived and co-directed by Tatum, Magic Mike Live is a large-scale, live production show based on the hit films Magic Mike and Magic Mike XXL. The Theatre at the Hippodrome Casino is being transformed into a magical, intimate, 325-seat performance space for Magic Mike Live. From the bespoke entrance off Cranbourn Street, to the specially curated lounge and bar experience, to the cast of world-class performers, Magic Mike Live is a complete evening of unparalleled entertainment for guests aged 18 and up. They will enter Magic Mike’s mythical Club Domina and marvel as a group of extraordinary artists perform a 360-degree dance and acrobatic spectacular in front of, behind, and above them. Sexy dance routines intertwined with one-of-a-kind acts, will be presented by a diverse cast of performers from around the world for this hot new production.
Snow White London Palladium 8 December 2018 to 13 January 2019
The traditional London Palladium panto returns legendary West End theatre with Snow White, starring Dawn French making her pantomime debut. Best known for playing Geraldine Granger in The Vicar of Dible will play The Wicked Queen in Snow White. The cast also includes Palladium panto regulars Julian Clary (The Man in the Mirror), Paul Zerdin (Muddles), Nigel Havers (The Understudy) and Gary Wilmot (Mrs Crumble). Dancers Vincent Simone and Flavia Cacace-Mistry, who were professionals on Strictly Come Dancing for many years, will appear as The King and The Queen. Josh Bennett, Simeon Dyer, Craig Garner, Ben Goffe, Jamie John, Blake Lisle and Andrew Martin will appear as The Magnificent Seven.
Nutcracker English National Ballet London Coliseum 13 December to 30 December
The magical Christmas ballet for all the family, with exquisite dancing and Tchaikovsky’s glorious score played live. Over 100 dancers and musicians bring Nutcracker to life. On a sparkling Christmas Eve in a frost-dusted Edwardian London, Clara and her enchanted Nutcracker doll discover a magical world, where she battles with the Mouse King and meets a handsome stranger. As the air grows colder, Clara and her valiant Nutcracker take a hot air balloon ride across London to the glistening Land of Snow where her adventure really begins. From the sound of the orchestra tuning up, to the final bows and cheers, a trip to English National Ballet’s Nutcracker is an unforgettable Christmas treat.