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Theatres & Shows 2017

Theatre & Shows – All include coach travel

Last updated 13th Jan 11.31


Opens November 2016
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.' PLEASE NOTE:  Amber Riley will not perform on Wednesday evenings   


Matinee, no shops
Jan 25th - £61.00 


Evening show
Feb 21st, Mar 2nd - £61.00


Shops + matinee
Mar 8th, May 10th, Jun 7th - £62.00


Includes seat ssp £72.50 thereafter.

Reader Trips: New dreamgirls image - reader

Reader Trips: larger motown image

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!


Matinee no shops
Feb 9th - £59.00
1 seat only


Shops + Matinee
Mar 23rd, Apr 27th, May 11th, Jun 1st, July 27th - £60.00


Evening Show
July 19th - £59.00


Includes seat ssp £69.50

JACK WHITEHALL - Wembley Arena, 3pm - 1 seat only         


Sat 11th Feb £62.00


Includes £32.50 seat. No under 16s

Reader Trips: Jack Whiteall

Reader Trips: Aladdin

A whole new world
Disney’s ALADDIN The New West End Musical - Prince Edward Theatre


School Holiday Evening
Thurs Feb 16th - £72.00


Shops + Matinee
Mar 2nd - £73.00


Evening shows
Mar 14th - £71.00


Includes seat price ssp £69.50

Show closes March 26th
JERSEY BOYS - Piccadilly Theatre
Winner of 55 major awards this internationally acclaimed musical tells the remarkable rise to stardom of Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons, the mob, the heartaches, the triumphs the music. Contains genuine New Jersey language!


Shops + 3pm matinee
Tues March 7 - £56.00


Shops + 5pm Matinee
Sun Mar 12th - £62.00


Includes seat ssp £69.50/£65 midweek

Reader Trips: jersey

Reader Trips: lion king

LION KING - Lyceum Theatre


Shops + Matinee
Mar 1st, Mar 29th -


Mar 22nd -


School Holiday Evening
May 31st - £63.00 Just 3 seats remain


Includes seats ssp £69.50

THE GIRLS - Phoenix Theatre 


Shops & matinee
Mar 9th, Apr 20th, May 11th, Jun 15th £70.00


Includes seat ssp £69.50

Reader Trips: girls

Reader Trips: school

SCHOOL OF ROCK - New London Theatre


Shops & matinee
Mar 9th, Jun 15th £65.00


Evening show
Apr 3rd £65.00


Includes seat ssp £69.50

MAMMA MIA - Novello Theatre


Shops & matinee
Mar 16th, Jun 8th £57.00


Includes seat ssp £67.50

Reader Trips: New Mamma Mia

Reader Trips: phantom new

PHANTOM OF THE OPERA - Her Majesty's Theatre 


Shops + Matinee
Mar 18th, Apr 15th £66.00


Evening Show
July 14th £68.00


Includes seat ssp £69.50 

BEAUTIFUL The Carole King Musical - Aldwych Theatre
Carole King fought her way into the record business as a teenager and, by the time she reached her twenties, had the husband of her dreams and a flourishing career writing hits for the biggest acts in rock 'n' roll. BEAUTIFUL tells the inspiring true story of King's remarkable rise to stardom. Along the way, she made more than BEAUTIFUL music, she wrote the soundtrack to a generation.


Shops & matinee
Mar 21st, Apr 11th, Jun 15th - £66.50


Evening show
Apr 26th - £65.50


Matinee no shops
May 18th - £65.50


Includes seat ssp £69.50

Reader Trips: 10 beautiful

Reader Trips: an american

Show opens March 4th 2017
AMERICAN IN PARIS - Dominion Theatre

With musical numbers like I’ve Got Beginners Luck, I Got Rhythm and I’ll Build A Stairway To Paradise this musical follows  Jerry Mulligan on an unforgettable journey through post-war Paris with a tale of friendship and romance


Shops + matinee
Mar 22nd, Apr 12th, Jul 5th, Jul 19th, Aug 23rd - £60.00


Matinee no shops
May 24th - £60.00


Evening shows
Jun 8th, Sept 12th - £60.00


Includes seat ssp £69.50

STEPPING OUT - Vaudeville Theatre
This comedy charts the lives of seven women and one man attempting to tap their troubles away at a weekly dancing class.  Starring Amanda Holden, Angela Griffin, Tracy-Ann Oberman,Tamzin Outhwaite and Nicola Stephenson, you can see your favourite soap stars toe tapping from basics to taking part in a charity gala


Shops & matinee
Mar 22nd, Apr 19th - £65.00


Evening show
Apr 11th - £64.00


Includes seat ssp £59.50 

Reader Trips: stepping

Reader Trips: 42nd street

Show opens March 2017
42nd STREET - Theatre
Royal Drury Lane


Evening shows
Apr 5th, May 31st - £56.00

Matinee no shops
May 24th - £56.00


Shops + matinee
July 19th, Sept 27th - £57.00


Includes seat ssp £75.00 

WICKED THE MUSICAL - Apollo Victoria


Easter school holiday
Shops and Matinee
Weds Apr 5th £59.00


Shops and Matinee
June 24th - £67.00


Includes seat ssp £69.50

Reader Trips: Wicked

Reader Trips: Kinky Boots

KINKY BOOTS - Adelphi Theatre
Inspired by true events 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.This show celebrates friendships and the belief that you can change the world when you change your mind


Shops & Matinee
Apr 12th - £65.00


Includes seat ssp £69.50

CAROUSEL - London Coliseum

Shops + matinee
Sat May 6 - £189


Starring Alfie Boe and Katherine Jenkins, includes £150 seat

Reader Trips: Carousel

Reader Trips: play that goes wrong

Meet the Cornley Polytechnic Drama Society as they attempt to put on a 1920s style murder mystery play at the Scottish capital, but unfortunately the only things that they are good at are getting things wrongs, hilarious slapstick comedy


Shops + matinee
May 7th - £49.00


Includes seat ssp £44.50

LES MISERABLES - Queens Theatre

Shops + matinee
May 10th - £69.50


Includes seat ssp £72.50

Reader Trips: Les Miserables

Reader Trips: bat

BAT OUT OF HELL - The Musical - London Coliseum
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. Limited run open June 5 to July 22 only, don’t miss this epic rock ‘n’ roll theatrical fantasy when it explodes onto the London stage.

Shops + matinee
June 29th, July 6th - £65.50


Evening show
July 18th - £64.50


Includes seat ssp £75.00 

Opens June 2017
WIND IN THE WILLOWS - The Musical - London Palladium

School holiday dates
Shops + matinee
July 25th, Aug 8th, Aug 22nd - £57.50


Evening show
Sept 7th - £56.50


Includes seat ssp £55.00  

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DICK WHITTINGTON - London Palladium
Hot on the heels of Cinderella and produced by the same team, pantomime returns to the Palladium for Christmas 2017 and again promises a soon to be announced star studded cast and plenty of laughs. If you enjoyed Cinderella then book your place now.

Leisure + 5pm show
Sun Dec 10th - £61.00


Evening show
Tues Dec 26th - £60.00


Shops + 2.30pm show
Tues Jan 2nd 2018 - £61.00


Includes seat ssp £75. Recommended 5+


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