London Theatre Tickets and London West End News

West End transfer for The Father to Wyndham’s Theatre July 1, 2015 Claire Skinner and Kenneth Cranham in The Father
Following highly successful runs at the Ustinov Studio in Bath and the Tricycle Theatre in London, Theatre Royal Bath Productions and the Tricycle Theatre are to transfer Florian Zeller’s Moliere award-winning play, THE FATHER, starring Kenneth Cranham and Claire Skinner, to London’s Wyndham’s Theatre for a limited season, from Wednesday 30th September to Saturday 21st November. In the two weeks before the ...
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Book The Commitments Tickets from £10 in Show of The Month July 1, 2015 The Commitments
First it was a best-selling novel, then an international smash-hit movie that spawned a chart-topping band. Now Roddy Doyle’s classic story of a motley bunch of Irish kids who find salvation through soul music comes to the stage for the very first time. More than two years in the making, this musical take on The Commitments has been adapted from the ...
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Review of 1984 at London’s Playhouse Theatre July 1, 2015 1984
Blinking, I stepped out of the theatre and into the sunlight. My mind, my senses were all on edge. I had been taken over by a temporary state of suspicion: seeing through new eyes the supermarket tills that record each purchase we make, the CCTV cameras that watch us as we ride the tube, the iPhone in my pocket, its GPS tracker logging ...
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London Theatre Preview: July 2015 June 30, 2015 Previewing some of the new shows opening in the West End this July
Summer seems to be well and truly on its way here, finally! July will hopefully bring more sunny days, but it will also be bringing a whole host of new shows to the West End. London’s theatre scene is ever-changing, and there are a fantastic assortment of musicals, dramas, comedies, and so much more on their way this month to continue ...
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Last Minute Theatre Day Seat Tickets London West End June 29, 2015 Memphis The Musical
If you are visiting the theatre, it’s usually best to book your London theatre tickets in advance as you’re guaranteed to get the seats you want for the performance of your choice. The majority of the West End theatres offer the option of buying Day Seat tickets, which are held back for sale on the day of the performance. Day Seat tickets ...
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In Profile with Tim Walton June 27, 2015 tim-walton-250x300
Matilda The Musical was undeniably one of the biggest musicals to hit the West End in 2011. The RSC production has had audiences raving over it since it made its 2012 début at the Courtyard Theatre in Stratford-Upon-Avon, and the West End transfer has now brought even wider success. I went to see the show at the Cambridge Theatre during ...
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JK Rowling’s Harry Potter and The Cursed Child West End Summer 2016 June 26, 2015 Palace Theatre London West End
Based on an original new story by J.K. Rowling, Jack Thorne and John Tiffany, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, a new play by Jack Thorne, will have its world premiere at the Palace Theatre in London’s West End in the summer of 2016. Produced by Sonia Friedman Productions, Colin Callender’s Playground Entertainment and Harry Potter Theatrical Productions, tickets for Harry ...
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New West End Thriller and 10-month UK and European tour June 26, 2015 thriller-live-june2015
There are significant changes ahead for record-breaking Thriller Live! New songs, new production elements, new videos and special FX The launch of a 10-month UK & European tour Yet another long-running West End record will be smashed soon! Major changes are happening to the long-running record-breaking West End concert spectacular, Thriller Live. An exciting new opening to the show is being created and four new ...
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Review of Bend It Like Beckham the Musical June 24, 2015 Bend It Like Beckham the Musical
I must admit to rolling my eyes a little bit when I first heard about the plans to make a Bend It Like Beckham Musical. I loved the 2002 film, and was intrigued to see what they did with it – but at the same time, it’s just one more in a long line of movies adapted for the stage, ...
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American Idiot The Musical Flash Sale June 24, 2015 American Idiot
Save up to £27.50 per ticket* Winner of two Tony Awards® and the 2010 Grammy Award winner for Best Musical Show Album, Green Day´s explosive Broadway musical American Idiot blasts into London for its premiere at the Arts Theatre, Leicester Square from 17th July starring X factor finalist Amelia Lily. The story of three boyhood friends, each searching for meaning in a ...
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Review of The 39 Steps at the Criterion Theatre June 23, 2015 The 39 Steps
As I was travelling to the Criterion Theatre in London to see The 39 Steps, I got word that the show had posted notices and is now due to close on September 5th. Having entertained audiences in the West End for 9yrs and having won a multitude of awards I was thrilled that I hadn’t missed a chance to see ...
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Les Mis v Phantom returns this summer in ‘The Mad Match’ June 23, 2015 Les Mis v Phantom: The Mad Match returns to Bromley Football Club on Sunday 2nd August 2015
Bend It Like Beckham: The Musical has been in previews at the Phoenix Theatre since 15th May 2015, and this week, it’s the moment of truth as the show’s official opening night is almost here. The critics are ready and waiting to descend upon the Phoenix with their Pens of Judgement on Wednesday 24th June 2015, and once the reviews are out, ...
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