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Theatres & Shows

Theatre & Shows – All include coach travel

Last updated 16th Mar 11.23


Reader Trips: 42nd Street

Starring Lulu until July 7th
42nd STREET - Theatre
Royal Drury Lane


Mar 27th, Oct 16th - £64.00


Weekend Shops + matinee
Sat May 5th, June 2nd - £75.00


Shops + matinee
May 2nd, May 23rd, Aug 1st, Aug 8th - £62.00
Sept 19th, Nov 14th - £65.00


Includes seat ssp £75.00

Nominated for 5 Olivier Awards
EVERYBODY’S TALKING ABOUT JAMIE A New Musical For Today - Apollo Theatre

Jamie New is 16 and lives on a council estate in Sheffield, he doesn’t quite fit in. Supported by his brilliant loving mum and surrounded by friends he overcomes prejudice, beats the bullies and steps out of the darkness into the spotlight


Shops + Matinee
Apr 4th, Aug 15th - £66.00


Includes seat ssp £65

Reader Trips: Everybody's Talking About Jamie

Reader Trips: Aladdin

Disney’s ALADDIN - Prince Edward Theatre


School Holiday dates
Evening Show
April 10th, May 29th - £66.00

Shops + Matinee School Hols
July 26th, Aug 16th, Oct 25th - £69.00


Includes seat price ssp £75.00

Starring Will Young STRICTLY BALLROOM - Piccadilly Theatre
When maverick championship ballroom dancer Scott defies all the rules of competition to follow his heart, he teams up with left-footed partner Fran to with the Pan Pacifics his way.  Featuring the film’s classic break-into-song numbers such as Love is in the Air, Perhaps Perhaps and Time after Time

Shops + Matinee
Apr 18th, May 9th, May 23rd, June 20th, July 18th - £67.00


Evening Show
May 10th, July 17th - £66.00


Includes seat ssp £72.50

Reader Trips: Strictly Ballroom

Reader Trips: Chicago

CHICAGO - Phoenix Theatre
Chicago is 21 and the razzle dazzle is back in the West End. This sexy, sassy, most sophisticated musical set in the prohibition era is more dangerously seductive than ever

Shops + Matinee
Apr 25th - £59.50
Aug 1st, Sept 26th, Oct 3rd - £62.00

Evening Show
May 15th - £59.50


Includes seat ssp £72.50

LES MISERABLES - Queens Theatre
Set against the backdrop of 19th century France, the show tell an enthralling story of broken dreams and unrequited love, passion, sacrifice and redemption – a timeless testament to the survival of the human spirit

April 26th - £70.00 (2 tickets only)


Shops + Matinee
Jun 6th, Sept 12th - £73.00


Includes seat ssp £75.

Reader Trips: Les Miserables

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THE BEST MAN - Playhouse Theatre
Martin Shaw leads a star-studded cast including Maureen Lipman, Jack Shepherd, Jeff Fahey, Honeysuckle Weeks and Glynis Barber in this sizzling political drama.Two opposing presidential party candidates are neck and neck in an unscrupulous battle for the nomination. The only thing that separates the ex-Secretary of State and his populist opponent is an endorsement from a respected ex-President. But where does compromise end and corruption begin? And who in the end will be proved to be ‘the best man’?

Shopping + Matinee
May 3rd - £57.00


Includes seat ssp £55

WICKED THE MUSICAL - Apollo Victoria
Winner of over 100 major awards this magical musical tells the incredible untold story of the Witches of Oz


Shops and Matinee
May 9th, Jul 11th, Sept 29th, Dec 15th - £69.50



Includes seat ssp £69 or £72.50

Reader Trips: Wicked

Reader Trips: bat

BAT OUT OF HELL - Dominion Theatre
Featuring 17 of Meat Loaf’s most iconic songs, this musical tells the story of the eternally young Strat and his wild gang, The Lost, as they roam the streets of Obsidian, a post-apocalyptic Manhattan, ruled by the wicked and tyrannical Falco. Don’t miss this epic rock ‘n’ roll theatrical fantasy when it explodes back into the West End

Evening Show
May 14th, Sept 18th - £62.00


Shopping + Matinee
Jun 27th, Aug 8th, 15th, Oct 3rd - £63.00


Includes seat ssp £73.50.  

PHANTOM OF THE OPERA - Her Majesty's Theatre
This show continues to captivate audiences bringing Andrew Lloyd Webber’s legendary love story to life  


Special Price Thursdays
Thurs May 17th - £57.00
Thurs Aug 30th - £59.00
Sat June 23rd - £69.50
Sept 22nd, Sat Oct 20th - £71.00


Includes seat ssp £80

Reader Trips: phantom new

Reader Trips: Thriller

THRILLER LIVE - Lyric Theatre

Shops + matinee
Sun May 20th - £60.00


Includes seat ssp £72.50

LION KING - Lyceum Theatre


School Hols Evening Shows
May 29th - £66.00
Oct 25th - £69.00

Shops + Matinee
Nov 7th 2018, Dec 12th 2018, Jan 9th 2019 - £67.00


Summer School Hols Matinee shows
July 25th, Aug 8th, 22nd - £80.00

Matinee, no shops
Feb 6th - £66.00


Includes either a stall or royal circle seat, ssp subject to date, £67.50/ £75/£77.25 peak

Reader Trips: lion king

Reader Trips: Kinky Boots

KINKY BOOTS - Adelphi Theatre
Fall head over heels with this truly outstanding and uplifting show inspired by true events on a journey from a gentlemen’s shoe factory in Northampton to the glamorous catwalks of Milan via a chance meeting, a broken heel and an entertainer with Angels and a flair for design


Shops + Matinee
May 30th, Jul 4th - £54.00

Special senior prices
Nov 7th, Dec 5th - Adult £56.00, Sen 60+ £51.00


Includes seat ssp £69.50

RUTHLESS Arts Theatre
Starring Jason Gardiner and double Olivier Award winner Tracie Bennett, this musical which features all-female characters, is about a talented 8-year-old girl called Tina who would do anything for the lead role in her school’s play. Making its UK premiere for just 14 weeks make sure you see this laugh a minute show

Shops + Matinee
May 31st - £59.00

Includes seat ssp £59.50

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Reader Trips: New Mamma Mia

MAMMA MIA - Novello Theatre
The ultimate feel good musical set on a Greek island paradise, a story of love, friendship and identity is cleverly told through the timeless songs of ABBA.



Evening Show
June 5th - £58.00

Shops & matinee
Sept 13th, 20th - £60.00


Includes seat ssp £67.50

TRIOPERAS Peacock Theatre
Three legendary operas come together for an unforgettable journey of love, vengeance, tears and laughter with shortened versions of Turandot, Butterfly and Carmen in one spectacular triple bill. TRIOPERAS features the beautiful classics that you know and love, including Nessun Dorma, One Fine Day, Humming Chorus, Habanera and The Toreador Song, merged with punk, rap, rock and hip hop. This high adrenaline show is a dazzling experience, with an incredible display of acrobatics, kung-fu, puppetry, breakdancing, tap, ballet, salsa and even Chinese lion wushu and parkour.

Shops + Matinee
June 20th - £67.00


Includes seat ssp £59

Reader Trips: Reader Trioperas

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DREAMGIRLS - Savoy Theatre
This musical charts the tumultuous journey of a young American female singing trio called The Dreams, as they learn the hard lesson that show business is as tough as it is fabulous and features the classic songs 'And I Am telling You I'm Not Going,' 'I Am Changing' and 'One Night Only.'

Shops + matinee
Jun 20th, Jul 25th, Aug 8th - £64.00

Autumn Special
Sept 12th, Oct 10th - Seniors 60+ £59.00, Adult £64.00


Includes seat ssp £75 

The Songs, The Sound, The Story
MOTOWN THE MUSICAL - Shaftsbury Theatre

With just $800 borrowed from his family, Motown founder, Berry Gordy, goes from featherweight boxer to heavyweight music mogul, discovering and launching the careers of Diana Ross & the Supremes, Marvin Gaye, Stevie Wonder, Smokey Robinson, and many more. Discover the story of the legendary record label that changed music history, featuring an 18 piece orchestra playing 50 Motown tracks this is a musical sensation with real soul!


Shops + Matinee
Jun 21st, Aug 30th, Nov 15th, Dec 6th - £62.00


Includes seat ssp £69.50

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Reader Trips: Kiss Me Kate

KISS ME KATE - London Coliseum
The full scale Orchestra and Chorus of Opera North brings the magical sound of Cole Porter’s Broadway comedy classic and the golden age of MGM musicals to the West End for just 11 days with show stopping numbers.

Shops + Matinee
Thurs June 21st - £103.00


Includes stall seat

KING AND I - London Palladium
Starring original Broadway stars Kelli OHara and Ken Watanabe, a cast of 50 world class performers and Rodgers and Hammerstein’s superior score with treasured songs including Whistle a Happy Tune, Getting to Know You and Shall We Dance, enjoy one of the greatest musicals from the golden age of theatre

Evening Shows
Jul 19th, Aug 8th, Aug 20th, Sept 19th - £77.00

Shops + Matinee
Aug 29th, Sept 5th - £77.00


Includes seat ssp £75

Reader Trips: King & I 15.12.17

 Reader Trips: school

SCHOOL OF ROCK - New London Theatre
Follow Dewey Finn, a failed, wannabe rock star who decides to earn extra cash by posing as a supply teacher at a prestigious prep school turning straight-A pupils into a guitar-shredding, bass-slapping mind-blowing rock band but can they get to the Battle of the Bands?

Evening Show
August 16th - £66.00

Shops + Matinee
August 30th - £67.00
Shops + Weekend Matinee
Sundays June 10th, Oct 21st, Dec 9th - £75.00


Includes seat ssp £75

New Musical Opens March

From humble beginnings in Nutbush, Tennessee, to her transformation into the global Queen of Rock ‘n’ Roll, Tina Turner didn’t just break the rules, she rewrote them. This new musical, featuring her much loved songs, reveals the untold story of a woman who dared to defy the bounds of her age, gender and race

Evening Show
Oct 3rd, Dec 6th - £66.00


Shopping + Matinee
Nov 8th, Dec 6th, 13th - £67.00


Includes seat ssp £79.50

Reader Trips: Tina Turner

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ROOM ON THE BROOM - Lyric Theatre
A magical, musical delight for children aged 3+. The Witch and her cat are flying happily along on their broomstick when a stormy wind blows the witch’s hat, bow and wand away into the night. A daft dog, a bird and friendly frog help retrieve the belongings but the broomstick’s not meant for five and – CRACK! – it snaps in two! A hungry dragon appears, who will save the witch?

Matinee + Leisure Time
Sat Dec 1st, 8th - £32.00


Includes seat ssp £19 and after show leisure time departing for home 3pm.  (Infants under 18 months free on parent’s lap)

THE SNOWMAN & LONDON LIGHTS Peacock Theatre, 2.30pm
Always a festive family favourite, this wondrous tale by Raymond Briggs is of a little boy who makes a snowman on Christmas Eve, only for it to come to life that night and take him on a magical starry skied adventure to the North Pole to meet Father Christmas and narrowly escape the clutches of Jack Frost

Sun Dec 16th, Sat Dec 22nd - Adult £60.00, Child £55.00


Includes seat ssp £38 and brief tour of London lights, child price applies to under 11 years

Reader Trips: snowman


For a full printable list of all our trips, please click here

Please note: Management/Promoters reserve the right to substitute performers and unless a tour is cancelled due to insufficient response all monies paid are non-refundable and tours are non-transferable. Details shown are for general information only, all prices are believed correct at time of upload, however Reader Travel reserve the right to verbally confirm a price at the time of booking and this price shall apply and supersede any written material.
Newmarket Promotions terms and conditions apply, available on request prior to booking or online here. Strictly no under 16's without parent's written consent.
SSP = Usual single seat/admission selling price excluding theatre levy or any venue facility/service charge fees. Smoking, alcohol or illegal substances NOT permitted on coaches. Provisional bookings can be made, held for three days only.