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Theatres & Shows 2017

Theatre & Shows – All include coach travel

 

Last updated 21st April 10.16

 

 

Reader Trips: girls

THE GIRLS - Phoenix Theatre
The Girls- It’s the true story of the Yorkshire Calendar Girls – a group of ordinary ladies who achieves something extraordinary. This new musical comedy combines the writing talents of Gary Barlow and Tim Firth who have been friend for 25 years and when it opened in Leeds and Salford there were nightly standing ovations

 

Shops + matinee
Jun 1st, Aug 29th, Sept 12th - £70.00
 

 

Evening - Special Price
July 6th, Sept 26th - £60.00
 

 

Includes seat ssp £69.50

LION KING - Lyceum Theatre

 

Shops & Matinee
Oct 4th, Nov 15th, Dec 6th - £65.00

 

Summer School Hols
Wed Aug 2nd, Aug 16th - £79.00

 

Evening Show
Sept 13th - £64.00

 

2018 dates
Matinee, no shops
Jan 17th 2018, Feb 7th 2018 - £64.00

Includes seat ssp £69.50/£72.50 summer hols

 

 

Reader Trips: lion king 

 

Reader Trips: New dreamgirls image - reader

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
July 5th - £62.00
 
July 19th - £64.00

 

Evening
July 18th - £63.00
 

 

Includes seat ssp £72.50.  Please note Amber Riley will not perform on Wednesday evenings.

AN 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

 

Matinee no shops
May 10th, Jan 10th 2018- £60.00

 

Shops + matinee
Jun 14th, Aug 9th, Oct 4th, Nov 1st - £60.00
 

 

Evening show
July 12th, Jan 23rd 2018- £60.00
 

 

Includes seat ssp £69.50

 

 

Reader Trips: an american 

 Reader Trips: school

SCHOOL OF ROCK - New London Theatre     

 

Shops + matinee
May 11th, Aug 10th - £65.00
 

 

Includes seat ssp £69.50

PHANTOM OF THE OPERA - Her Majesty's

 

Shops + Matinee
Sat May 20th - £66
Sat Jun 24th, Aug 19th, Oct 7th - £68

 

Includes seat ssp £69.50

 Reader Trips: phantom new 

Reader Trips: stepping

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.

 

Evening show
May 18th - £64.00
 

 

Includes seat ssp £59.50

THRILLER LIVE - Lyric Theatre

 

Shops + matinee
May 27th, Oct 21st - £60.00
 

 

Includes seat ssp £72.50

Reader Trips: Thriller 

 

Reader Trips: 10 beautiful

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
Aug 24th, Oct 10th, Nov 2nd- £66.50

 

Evening
Jun 8th - £65.50

 

Includes seat ssp £72.50

Special Price
HALF A SIXPENCE - Noel Coward Theatre

The new flash bang wallop musical.

 

Shops + Matinee
June 14th, Aug 17th - £65

 

Includes seat ssp £72.50

Reader Trips: half a sixpence 

 

 

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!

 

Shops + Matinee
July 6th, Aug 3rd, Oct 19th, Nov 9th, Dec 7th, Jan 18th 2018- £62.00

 

Evening Show
Dec 14th - £60.00

 

Includes seat ssp £69.50

WICKED THE MUSICAL - Apollo Victoria 

 

Shopping and Matinee
Jun 17th, Aug 12th, Aug 26th, Dec 2nd - £67.00

 

Includes seat ssp £69.50

 Reader Trips: Wicked

Reader Trips: Judy

JUDY - Arts Theatre
This extraordinary biographical musical about the life of iconic movie star and chanteuse Judy Garland opens in the West End for a limited period.  Using three ages of Judy this musical shows that her life was more than heartbreak and self destruction, it’s a poignant, uplifting story with a wonderful combination of lesser known numbers and memorable songs portraying the star as a survivor in a man’s world


Leisure + Matinee
Sat June 17th - £57.00 

 

Includes seat ssp £65.00

COMEDY ABOUT A BANK ROBBERY - Criterion Theatre
A priceless diamond has been entrusted to the city bank, but in a town where everyone’s a crook, what could possibly go wrong?  Delivering swag loads of laughter, Ocean’s Eleven meets the Marx Brothers in this dynamite comedy


Leisure + 7pm show
Sun June 18th - £55.00 

 

Includes seat ssp £46.50

Reader Trips: Reader - Comedy Bank

Reader Trips: Les Miserables 

LES MISERABLES   - Queen's Theatre

 

Shopping & Matinee
Jun 21st, July 5th, Oct 4th - £69.00

 

Includes seat ssp £72.50

42ND STREET - Theatre Royal Drury Lane

 

Evening show
Bank Holiday May 29th or July 26th - £56.00

 

Shops + matinee
June 28th, July 5th, Aug 9th, Aug 23rd, Oct 4th, Oct 11th, Oct 25th, Nov 29th, Dec 6th, Dec 13th - £57.00
   

 

Includes seat ssp £75.00

 

Reader Trips: 42nd Street

 

 

Reader Trips: Annie

ANNIE - Piccadilly Theatre


Shops + Matinee
June 29th, Sept 14th, Nov 23rd - £62.00
Aug 31st School Holiday
- £65.00 

 

Evening show
July 12th, Nov 16th, Dec 11th - £62.00

 

Starring Miranda Hart until Sept 17th but please note the appearance of any artist cannot be guaranteed, no under 5s, includes seat ssp £69.50

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
Jun 29th (1 seat only) - £65.50

July 20th - £65.50

 

Evening show
July 6th - £64.50
 

 

Includes seat ssp £75.

 

 Reader Trips: bat

 Reader Trips: play that goes wrong

THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG - Duchess Theatre
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

 

Shopping and Matinee
Sun Jul 9th - £49.00

 

Includes seat ssp £44.50

Opens June 2017
WIND IN THE WILLOWS Starring Rufus Hound - London Palladium

 

Evening show
July 12th - £56.50
 

 

Shops & matinee
Aug 1st, 15th, 29th - £57.50
 

 

Includes seat ssp £55

Reader Trips: wind in

Reader Trips: Kinky Boots

KINKY BOOTS - Adelphi Theatre
With songs by pop icon Cyndi Lauper, this show celebrates friendships and the belief that you can change the world when you change your mind.  Inspired by true events journey from a gentlemen’s shoe factory in Northampton to the glamorous catwalks of Milan

 

Shopping & Matinee
July 12th, Aug 16th, Nov 1st, Dec 13th - £65.00

 

Includes seat ssp £69.50

MAMMA MIA - Novello Theatre

 

Shops & matinee
Jul 13th £55.00

Includes seat ssp £67.50

Reader Trips: New Mamma Mia

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PAW PATROL LIVE! Race To The Rescue - Wembley Arena

 

Sat August 5th, 1.30pm - £66.00

 

Under 12 months free on parent’s lap. 12 months plus full fare

Explore a whole new world at
Disney's ALADDIN - Prince Edward Theatre

 

Evening
Sept 28th - £71.00
Jan 23rd 2018 - £75.00

 

Shops + Matinee
Dec 7th - £73.00

 

Includes seat ssp £69.50

 

Reader Trips: aladdin j

 

Reader Trips: 5 guys named MOE

FIVE GUYS NAMED MOE - Marbel Arch Theatre
Nomax is down on his luck.  Newly single and broke, he drinks his sorrows away.  But in a wild night that he’ll never forget Five Guys Name Moe are on hand to help him party his way back to the straight and narrow as you’re transported back to the enthralling jazz bars of the 1940s New Orleans and features the toe tapping hits of jazz legend Louis Jordan

 

Shopping + Matinee
Oct 12th, Nov 16 - £49.50

 

Evening Show
Oct 10th - £49.50

 

Includes outer ring seat ssp £34.50

YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN - Garrick Theatre
Mel Brooks brings his classic monster musical comedy to life in an all-singing, all-dancing stage production. Will professor Frankenstein run from his family’s tortured past or continue his grandfather’s experiments in the Transylvania castle? Come and find out

 

Evening show
Nov 13th - £65.00
 

 

Shops + matinee
Nov 22nd, Dec 13th - £66.00
 

 

Includes seat ssp £69.50

Reader Trips: Reader - Young Frankenstein

Reader Trips: Dick Whittington

DICK WHITTINGTON - London Palladium
Starring Julian Clary, Paul Zerdin and Nigel Havers
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

 

Shops + 2.30pm show
Dec 15th, Tues Jan 2nd 2018 - £61.00

 

Evening show
Boxing Day Dec 26th - £60.00

 

Includes seat ssp £75. Recommended 5+

NATIVITY + LONDON LIGHTS - Eventim Apollo
The perfect feel-good family comedy featuring all of your favourite sing-a-longs from the smash-hit film.  Join teacher Mr Maddens and his crazy assistant Mr Poppy at St Bernadette’s for the Nativity – musical version!

 

Matinee 1pm show
Dec 17th - £65.00
 

 

Includes seat ssp £56.25 and brief tour of London Lights.

Reader Trips: Nativity the Musical

DATES BELOW ARE 2018

Reader Trips: Matthew Bourne Cinderella - Reader 

MATTHEW BOURNE'S CINDERELLA BALLET - Sadlers Wells Theatre
This interpretation of the classic fairytale, has, at its heart, a true war-time romance.  A chance meeting results in a magical night for Cinderella and her dashing young RAF pilot, together just long enough to fall in love before being parted by the horrors of the Blitz.

 

7.30pm show
Jan 18th, Jan 25th - £73.50
 

 

Includes stall seat, ssp £59.00

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