World class production in theatres and Regents Park
Mama Mia - Novello Theatre until 14 September
Mamma Mia! is a jukebox musical written by British playwright Catherine Johnson, based on the songs of ABBA composed by Benny Andersson and Björn Ulvaeus, former members of the band. The title of the musical is taken from the group's 1975 chart-topper "Mamma Mia"
9 to 5 the Musical - Savoy Theatre until 31 August
This Dolly Parton-penned musical adaptation of her hit 1980 film finally makes its West End debut a good decade after it was seen on Broadway. Amber Davie, Natalie McQueen, Brian Conley and Louise Redknapp will star in the story of a trio of female office employees who get their own back on their letchy male boss.
The Play That Goes Wrong The Duchess Theatre Until 3 May 2020
The Cornley Polytechnic Drama Society are putting on a 1920s murder mystery, but as the title suggests, everything that can go wrong… does! The accident-prone thespians battle against all odds to make it through to their final curtain call, with hilarious consequences! Given 5 stars from The Daily Mail, called a ‘Gut-busting hit‘ by the New York Times. Now stumbling through its fifth catastrophic year, THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG is guaranteed to leave you aching with laughter!
Horrible Histories - Barmy Britain - Part 4 Apollo Theatre 1 August to 31 August
We all want to meet people from history! The trouble is everyone is dead! Horrible Histories live on stage with the smash hit production of Barmy Britain – Part Four! Would you be shaken or stirred by Richard III? Mount a mutiny against King Henry VIII! See Mary Tudor knock the spots off Mary Queen of Scots! Will Queen Elizabeth I endure her terrible teeth? Would you be hanged by King James I for being a witch? Peep into the world of Samuel Pepys and help Georgian detectives find the headless man! Take a trip into the night with the night soil men and discover how to survive the first ever train ride! After seven sensational years in the West End, Barmy Britain is back!
Evita Regents Park Open Air Theatre 2 August to 21 September 2019
Regent's Park Open Air Theatre presents Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber's iconic musical, Evita. From a life of poverty to the First Lady of Argentina, Eva Peron was hailed as the spiritual leader of the nation. Seen as the champion of the poor, her ambition, glamour and power made her the world’s first major political celebrity, winning the adoration of the people. With a chart-topping score featuring lyrics by Tim Rice and music by Andrew Lloyd Webber, Don’t Cry For Me Argentina, Oh What A Circus, You Must Love Me, and Another Suitcase in Another Hall. Tickets are non-refundable in the event of cancellation because of the weather but may be exchanged in accordance with the Weather Policy.
Thriller Lyric Theatre Booking until 26 April 2020
Now in its record breaking 11th year, THRILLER LIVE is a spectacular concert created to celebrate the greatest music ever written. Seen by over five million people in over 30 countries, THRILLER LIVE continues to moonwalk around the world, taking you on an electrifying audio-visual journey through an unparalleled catalogue of hits. Expect your favourite songs delivered by an exceptionally talented cast and band, including: I Want You Back, ABC, Can You Feel It, Off The Wall, The Way You Make Me Feel, Smooth Criminal, Beat It, Billie Jean, Dirty Diana, Bad, Rock With You, They Donít Care About Us, Dangerous and Thriller plus many more!