Theatre

Theatre & Shows – All include coach travel

WHITE CHRISTMAS

Dominion Theatre
Leisure + Evening Show

Fri November 22 £75
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Make it a magical Christmas with this spectacular new production of Irving Berlin’s White Christmas. This feel good family musical lights up the theatre for a strictly limited season, starring Danny Mac and Dan Burton, includes seat ssp £85

THE DRIFTERS GIRL

The Drifters Girl

Opens Autumn 2020

SPECIAL PRICE BOOK BY JAN 30

Garrick Theatre
Leisure + Evening

October 26 £66
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Shops + Matinee
December 16 £66
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February 10 2021 £66
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With an unbelievable soundtrack of some of the most iconic songs in history including Save the Last Dance for Me, Under the Boardwalk, Kissin’ in the Back Row of the Movies, Stand by Me, Come on Over to My Place and Saturday Night at the Movies, BEVERLEY KNIGHT stars as Faye Treadwell, the legendary manager of THE DRIFTERS, who, alongside her husband, fought for three decades to turn Atlantic Records’ hottest vocal group into a global phenomenon. From the highs of hit records and sell out tours to the lows of legal battles and personal tragedy, the show charts the trailblazing efforts of the world’s first African American, female music manager and how she refused to ever give up on the group she loved. Thirty years, and hundreds of hit songs later, there is no doubt that Faye Treadwell was and always will be, The Drifters Girl, includes seat ssp £75.

PHANTOM OF THE OPERA

Her Majesty’s Theatre
Shops + Matinee
February 27 £59
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This legendary love story set beneath the majesty and splendour of the Paris Opera House, hides the Phantom, feared by all, the love he holds for his beautiful protégéé Christine is so strong that even her heart cannot resist, includes seat ssp £79.50

THRILLER LIVE

Starring Peter Andre
Lyric Theatre
Shops + Matinee
Sat December 14 £68
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Peter’s debut appearance stopped the show with a mid-song standing ovation, now he’s back for a strictly limited two-week period. This is the first in a series of guest stars and surprises in the show’s final six months, where after a record breaking 11 year run, the theatre closes for refurbishment. Includes seat ssp £77.50

EVERBODY’S TALKING ABOUT JAMIE

Apollo Theatre
Shops + Matinee
April 1 £68.50

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This fabulous, funny, feel-good musical is inspired by a true story. Jamie New is 16 and lives on a council estate in Sheffield. Jamie doesn’t quite fit in. Jamie is terrified about the future. Supported by his brilliant loving mum and friends he overcomes prejudice, beats the bullies and steps out of the darkness into the spotlight. He is going to be a sensation, includes seat ssp £65

SISTER ACT

Sister Act

Eventim Apollo, Hammersmith

Leisure + Evening show
With ssp £71.50 Band B, Circle seat £92.50 – only 2 seats remain
August 12
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Academy® Award winning actress Whoopi Goldberg is back as Deloris Van Cartier with BAFTA award winner Jennifer Saunders in the role of Mother Superior as Sister Act The Musical comes to London for just 39 performances in Summer 2020.
Disguised as a nun and under the suspicious watch of Mother Superior, Deloris helps her fellow sisters find their voices as she unexpectedly rediscovers her own. Price includes either Band A or Band B seat as selected.

JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT

Returning for a limited period Summer 2020
London Palladium
Shops + Matinee

July 29 £79.50
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August 26 £79.50
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September 2 £79.50
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PRETTY WOMAN

Piccadilly Theatre
Shops + Matinee

September 16, 2020 £60.50
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September 23, 2020 £60.50
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October 14, 2020 £60.50
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October 7, 2020 £60.50
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Evening Show
September 16, 2020 £60.50
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One of Hollywood’s most beloved romantic stories of all time is now coming to the West End opening Valentine’s Day 2020. Pretty Woman features direction and choreography by two-time Tony Award® winner Jerry Mitchell (Kinky Boots, Legally Blonde, Hairspray) and an original score by Grammy® winner Bryan Adams and his longtime songwriting partner Jim Vallance (Summer of ’69, Heaven). Includes seat, ssp £72.50

SCHOOL OF ROCK

School of Rock

Gillian Lynne Theatre
Shops + Matinee

Sunday March 8  £69
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Based on the iconic, hit movie, Andrew Lloyd Webber’s irresistible musical sees a failed wannabe rock star posing as a supply teach at a prestigious prep school turn a class of straight-A pupils into a guitar-shredding band. Book now and join Dewey Finn on his rock adventure, includes seat ssp £75.

THE PRINCE OF EGYPT

Dominion Theatre
Shops + Matinee
March 5 £53
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April 2 £53
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Based on the acclaimed Dreamworks animation film featuring the Academy Award-winning song “When You Believe” opens at the Dominion Theatre in February. Journey through the wonders of Ancient Egypt as two young men, raised together as brothers in a kingdom of privilege, find themselves suddenly divided by a secret past, in this exhilarating, powerful and joyous celebration of belief and
the human spirit

HAIRSPRAY

London Coliseum
Shops + Matinee

May 14 £73
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August 6 £73
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Don’t miss Michael Ball reprising his Olivier Award-winning role as Edna Turnblad as this smash his musical arrives at the London Coliseum for a strictly 12 week season. Featuring infectiously feel-good songs this inspirational, fun-loving and fabulously uplifting show demonstrates if you want change you’ve really got to shake things up! Includes seat ssp £87.50

GOLDILOCKS AND THE THREE BEARS

London Palladium
Shops + Matinee

December 17 £70
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December 18 £70 – 1 place only remains
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December 26 BOXING DAY £70
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Magical Goldilocks and the Three Bears comes to the West End for Christmas! For five weeks only The London Palladium will be transformed into a sensational circus, where everything is possible and anything could (and will) happen in an extravaganza packed with riotous comedy routines, extraordinary special effects, hair-raising stunts, international circus acts and an all-star cast including Paul O’Grady who rejoins favourites Julian Clary, Paul Zerdin, Nigel Havers and Gary Wilmot alongside new addition Matt Baker, contains adult innuendos. Includes seat ssp £79.50

DISNEY ON ICE presents 100 YEARS OF MAGIC

02 Arena – Just 2 seats remain

Matinee show 2.30pm
Sat Dec 29 £68.75 – Last 3 places
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Evening show, 6.30pm
Fri Jan 3 £62
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Be charmed by a cast of over 50, including Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse, Disney Princesses, and Disney’s Frozen as they bring 14 stories and over 30 songs to life, leaving memories to last a lifetime. Includes lower tier seat.

CIRQUE DU SOLEIL presents LUZIA

Royal Albert Hall
Leisure + Matinee

Fri Jan 17 £91
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Sun Feb 9 £93
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Escape to an imaginary Mexico – a sumptuous world suspended between dreams and reality. Smoothly passing from an old movie set to the ocean to a smoky dance hall or an arid desert, Luzia cleverly brings to the stage multiple places, faces and sounds of Mexico taken from both tradition and modernity. The delightfully imaginative and visually stunning show will see brand new acts and breath-taking production including incorporating rain into acrobatic and artistic scenes. Luzia marks 30 years since Cirque du Soleil first brought its captivating magic and awe-inspiring acrobatics to the UK. Book now to see the European Premiere of the spectacular Luzia. Includes pre show visit to Kensington and price level one stall seat for 3pm show.

MAGIC GOES WRONG

Vaudeville Theatre
Leisure + Evening show
Sun January 12 £59.50

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Created with Magic legends Penn & Teller, Mischief Theatre conjure up an evening of grand illusion. In the next “Goes Wrong” comedy to hit the West End, the original Mischief company play a hapless gang of magicians presenting a charity event. As the accidents spiral out of control, so does their fundraising target. * Penn & Teller are co-creators of the show and will not be appearing on stage. Recommended 12+

NATIVITY & LONDON LIGHTS

Starring Rylan Clark Neal,Sharon Osborne, Danny Dyer* & Dani Dyer
Eventim Apollo

December 19, 1:30pm £64
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*Danny Dyer will not appear on December 19

December 29, 5pm show £64
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Every child in every school has one Christmas wish, to star in a Nativity, and at St Bernadette’s School they’re attempting to mount a musical version! Only trouble is teacher Mr Maddens has promised that a Hollywood producer is coming to see the show to turn it into a film. Join him, his teaching assistant the crazy Mr Poppy, hilarious children and a whole lot of sparkle and shine as they struggle to make everyone’s Christmas wish come true. Includes either circle or stall seat and brief tour of the London Lights.

MARY POPPINS

Prince Edward Theatre

Leisure + 7pm Family Night show £83
December 4 – just 2 places remain
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Includes seat ssp £75

Shops + 2.30pm Matinee £93
March 26 2020 £93
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Disney and Cameron Mackintosh’s multi award-winning musical MARY POPPINS returns to its original West End home at the Prince Edward Theatre. The magical story of the world’s favourite Nanny is triumphantly and spectacularly brought to the stage with dazzling choreography, incredible effects and unforgettable songs. The stage production of MARY POPPINS is brilliantly adapted from the wonderful stories by PL Travers and the original film. It is co-created by Cameron Mackintosh and has a book by Oscar-winning screenwriter and Downton Abbey creator, Julian Fellowes. With a timeless score by Richard M Sherman and Robert B Sherman including the classic songs; Jolly Holiday, Step in Time, Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious and Feed the Birds with new songs and additional music and lyrics, including Practically Perfect, by the Olivier award-winning British team of George Stiles and Anthony Drewe.

TINA TURNER THE MUSICAL

Aldwych Theatre

Leisure + Evening Shows
January 15 £72
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February 6 £72
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Shops + Matinee Shows
January 9 £72
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February 27 £72 – Just 1 place left
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April 30 £72
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June 18 £72
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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, includes seat ssp £79.50/2020 £89.50 Thurs.

DOLLY PARTON presents 9 TO 5 THE MUSICAL

Savoy Theatre

Shopping + Matinee
December 11 £67 – 1 seat only remains
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March 18 £67
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April 22
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Three female workmates are pushed to boiling point by their sexist and egotistical boss and hatch a plan to turn the tables on their despicable supervisor in this hilarious musical all about teaming up, standing up and taking care of business, includes seat ssp £65

LES MISERABLES

Sondheim Theatre

December 19 £75.50
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April 1 £76
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Set against the backdrop of 19th century France, the show tells an enthralling story of broken dreams and unrequited love, passion, sacrifice and redemption – a timeless testament to the survival of the human spirit, includes seat ssp £80

LION KING

Lyceum Theatre
Shops + Matinee

Wed March 25 £68
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School Holiday
Wed May 27 £80.50
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Set against the majesty of the Serengeti Plains to the evocative rhythms of Africa, The Lion King uses breathtaking theatrical magic to tell the story of Simba’s epic journey to fulfil his destiny as King of the Pridelands, includes either stall or royal circle seat ssp £67.50/£75/£77.50

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