We offer the best London theatre breaks in town! The top theatre shows with the best seats in the house, combined with a great range of London hotels make for a fabulous theatre package. Our theatre breaks in London offer you a fantastic choice of West End shows including Billy Elliot, Ghost The Musical, Jersey Boys, Les Miserables, Phantom of theOpera, Rock of Ages, Singin in the Rain, Shrek the Musical, The Lion King and Wicked.Check out the list of specific theatre shows and musicals on the left, all available to book with our theatre break packages. Book a theatre break in London and make it a longer stay in the capital, add a LondonEye ticket to your booking, a ticket to Madam Tussauds or a visit to the Tower of London. With so much to do in London, booking a theatre break package is the perfect way toexplore the city, stay in a great London hotel and see a top theatre show too. Book your theatre break in London now and make it a break to remember..
Billy Elliot3 Oscar nominations, massive box office success andworldwide critical acclaim made the 2000 film BillyElliot one of the biggest British hits to date. 5 yearslater this touching and moving story was brought backto life on the stage and has been inspiring andentertaining West End theatre audiences ever since.Billy Elliot the Musical is a fantastic adaptation of themagnificent film that sees one 11 year old boy breakthe mould and fight against the odds to follow hisdreams of becoming a dancer.Set in a working class North England town, againstthe backdrop of the violent 1980‟s miner‟s strike, BillyElliot the Musical has a gritty realism underlying whatis a fabulous feel good story.
Billy ElliotThe story follows Billy who faces potentialridicule and shame, Billy must train in privatewith the help of his supportive Ballet Teacherand hide his love of dancing from his stern,working class farther. However, when theaudition of a life time comes knocking, Billymust either risk disappointing his family or saygoodbye to his dancing dreams.With a musical score by Sir Elton John andthe same award-winning creative team thatwere behind the film (writer Lee Hall, directorStephen Daldry and choreographer PeterDarling), Billy Elliot the Musical pays realhomage and honour to what is now a classicBritish movie.
Les MiserablesRenowned as the longest running musical of all time Les Misérables London is the powerful story of ex-convict Jean Valjean and his attempts to re-enter into a society that has abandoned him. Set in 19thCentury France amidst the struggles of the French revolution Les Misérables is a tale of passion, love andbroken dreams.
Les MiserablesAfter 19 years in prison Jean Valjean is a free man,yet marked by his parole papers he is made anoutcast. In an attempt to start his life anew JeanValjean changes his name and moves away,breaking his parole. Pursued by Inspector Javertthe two men‟s lives interweave as their paths crosstime and time again.With an array of emotive characters, driving plottwists and impressive songs Les MisérablesLondon has placed itself firmly in the hearts of itsaudience.Les Misérables award winning score includes thesongs I Dreamed a Dream, On My Own, One MoreDay and Do You Hear The People Sing. Seen bymore than 60 million people worldwide in 42countries and in 21 languages, this spectacularadaptation of Victor Hugos masterpiece continuesto thrill audiences night after night.
Phantom of the OperaThe Brilliant Original: The Phantom of the Opera celebrated its25th Anniversary with three spectacular sell-out performancesat the Royal Albert Hall in October 2011.Now in its 26threcord-breaking year, this multi-award winning musicalcontinues to captivate audiences night after night. Renownedacross the globe The Phantom of the Opera is the world‟sbest selling musical.Based on the 1911 novel by Gaston Leroux The Phantom ofthe Opera London tells a Gothic tale of love and destruction inthe heart of the Paris Opera.When the lead soprano of the opera refuses to go on stagethrough fear of the mysterious opera ghost, chorus girlChristine Daaé gets her opportunity to shine. Triumphant onthe stage she returns to her dressing room to becongratulated by childhood friend Raoul, confiding in him thatit is the Angel of Music who has taught her. Fraught withjealousy the Phantom of the Opera appears to Christine andtakes her to his lair across the lake beneath the Opera House.
Phantom of the OperaStruggling with his love for Christine and determinedthat she will sing the lead in the opera for him thePhantom wreaks havoc on any that try to halt hisplans. With powerful songs, striking performances andan astounding set The phantom of the Opera Londonis a must see show.The original cast recording of the Phantom of theOpera London is the biggest selling cast album of alltime, having exceeded 40 million sales across theworld. Filled with passion and emotion the soundtrackincludes the hit songs Music of the Night, Phantom ofthe Opera, Think of Me, and All I Ask of You.The Phantom of the Opera, London has won over 50major theatre awards, including the 1986 Olivier Awardand the 1988 Tony Award for Best Musical, and hasbeen seen by over 100 million people. Opening at HerMajesty‟s theatre in 1986 the Phantom has residedthere since and has staged over 10,000 performancesat that theatre alone.
Shrek the MusicalShrek The Musical is a stageadaptation of the Oscar-winningDreamWorks animation Shrek.This musical follows the life of ahuge green ogre and his trusty loyalsteed, as they set off on a quest in aland far, far away to rescue abeautiful princess from a dragonguarded tower.Add the tiny tyrant Lord Farquaadand a gang of fairytale misfits andyou‟ve got the must see musicalcomedy guaranteed to exciteaudiences of all ages.
Shrek the MusicalAn all star cast will take to the stage in Shrek TheMusical for a mix of adventure, laughter andromance. Starring Dean Chisnall as Shrek, RichardBlackwood as Donkey, and Carley Stenson asPrincess Fiona with Neil McDermott completing thisfantastic cast as the role of Lord Farquaad, the Kingwith a height complex.With more layers than ever seen before, Shrek TheMusical features all new songs, as well as the Shrekclassic “I‟M A BELIEVER” that will be sure to haveaudiences singing along and dancing in the aisles.
The Lion KingDisney‟s The Lion King Musical is a stageadaptation of the spectacular film which transportsyou to the Serengeti Plains with the moving rhythmsof Africa. Join the touching story of young lion princeSimba as he starts his epic journey to become theKing of the Pride Lands with help along the wayfrom friends Timon and Pumbaa.After the birth of Simba to King Mufasa and hisQueen Sarabi his evil uncle Scar hatches a plan tokill both Simba and Mufasa and proclaim himself asrightful King. Scar tells Mufasa that Simba is trappedand in need of help, Mufasa rushes to rescue hisson, but is caught up in a stampede of wildebeests.Simba believing his fathers death is his fault fleesthe kingdom leaving Scar to reign over the PrideLand. The Lion King Musical follows Simba as hegrows up and decides whether to return to thekingdom which has been almost destroyed believinghe is to blame.
The Lion KingWith remarkable award-winningmusic, amazing costumes and stunningscenery the Lion King Musical is a hit with allof the family. The 2,000 seat Lyceum Theatrehas been home to the Lion King Musicalsince 1999. Located in Westminster thismusical has been seen by over 65 millionpeople worldwide and still remains one of themost popular family musicals to date.The Lion King Musical features moving vocalperformances from the whole cast and someof the most memorable songs from the filmsuch as the phenomenal “Circle Of Life”. Thiswonderful show is complete with giantgiraffes and antelopes and many moreanimals brought to life by striking puppetsand special effects. The Lion King isrecommended for ages 6 and above.
WickedWicked the Musical tells the incredible story of anunlikely friendship of two very different girls andtheir extraordinary adventures in Oz. One is blondeand popular the other is green and misunderstoodand after meeting as Sorcery Student‟s theyembark on a journey that will change their lives.Following an encounter with The Wonderful Wizardof Oz, their friendship reaches a crossroads andthe girls take very different paths. One is seducedby power and the other remains true to herself asthey ultimately fulfil their destinies as Glinda TheGood and the Wicked Witch of the West.Having first hit Broadway in 2003 the magicalWicked the Musical is now leaving audiences inLondon spellbound. This stage adaptation featuresmusic and lyrics by Stephen Schwartz as well asincredible performances from Rachel Tucker, GinaBeck and Matt Willis, amazing scenery andpowerful songs.
WickedWicked the Musical is the unforgettableuntold story of Oz as never seen before.Wicked was the winner of the 2010 LaurenceOlivier Award for most popular show and hasbeen named the “Best Night Out” at theprestigious Evening Standard TheatreAwards in 2011. Wicked has also beennominated Best West End Show at theWhatsonstage.com Awards 2012.London‟s Apollo Victoria Theatre has beenhome to Wicked the Musical since September2006 and the theatre itself has beenwelcoming visitors since 1930. Originally builtas a cinema this 2300 seat venue offers afirst class venue and a breathtaking show.
Singin ’in the RainSingin‟ in the Rain, musical features all thesparkle, glamour and spectacle of a goldenage. A musical designed like no other to haveyou singin‟ and dancing whatever the weather.Singin‟ in the Rain the musical follows thestory of Don Lockwood, a silent moviestar, with everything he could ever dream of.Don has fame, adoration and a welldocumented romance with his co-star LindaLamont but everything he knows is about tochange forever.Rumours are flying around of a new type offilm, where the actors talk, dance andeven...sing. Singin‟ in the Rain is the story ofthat first Hollywood musical when the silverscreen found its voice and never looked back.Featuring well loved songs including Make „emLaugh, Good Morning, Moses Supposes andof course Singin‟ in the Rain, this musical willhave you up on your feet singing and dancingin the aisles.
Singin’ in the RainThe incredible Singin‟ in the Rain the musicalcast is lead by Adam Cooper, Daniel Crossleyand Scarlett Strallen who are outstanding inthe roles made famous by GeneKelly, Donald OConnor and DebbieReynolds, as well as Katherine Kingsley whostars as blonde bombshell Lina Lamont.Hailed by critics as the ultimate feel-goodshow, Singin‟ in the Rain "genuinely makesyou feel better about life" (CharlesSpencer, The Daily Telegraph).
GhostRelive one of Hollywood‟s most romantic yettragic love stories live on stage with Ghost theMusical. Adapted from the 1990 Oscar Awardwinning film starring Patrick Swayze, DemiMoore and Whoopi Goldberg, Ghost the Musicalbreathes new life into this classic story of loveand loss.The story follows Sam (Mark Evans) and Molly(Siobhan Dillon), who on their way back to theirapartment one night are confronted by a muggerwho leaves Sam wounded and dying in thestreet. Unable to leave Molly behind and let hergo,Sam is trapped as a ghost between this worldand the next and when he discovers that Molly isin grave danger he must do everything he can tofind a way to communicate with her.
GhostEnter Oda Mae Brown, a storefront psychic whoclaims to be able to hear the dead, but never hasdone. That is until Sam arrives looking for help andfor the first time in her life she can hear the dead.Sam must convince Oda Mae Brown to listen tohim and try and get her to talk to Molly and warnher of the danger she is in before it is too late.Ghost the Musical is as beautiful and moving asthe original blockbuster film, with truly wonderfulperformances from an incredible cast. Ghost theMusical also adds a fantastic new dimension to thisclassic story with a completely original musicalscore from Glen Ballard and Dave Stewart of theEurhythmics.
Jersey BoysOne of the most successful bands of all time theFour Seasons have sold over 175 million recordsworldwide. The award winning Jersey Boys tellsthe story of how the four original members of theNew Jersey band formed and follows their rise tofame, their subsequent successes and difficultiesand their eventual break up.Jersey Boys chronicles the journey of FrankieValli, Bob Gaudio, Tommy DeVito and Nick Massifrom the streets of New Jersey to becoming oneof the biggest bands of all time, being inducted inthe Rock „n Roll Hall of Fame in 1990. In theearly days the Four Season were a far cry fromthe clean cut image that they grew into.Haunted by debt, petty crime and violence theband struggled through the beginnings of theircareer. With personal relationships straining andthe mafia keeping a watchful eye over them theband were under constant pressure to reachsuccess and pay back their debts.
Jersey BoysJersey Boys features many of the bandshuge hits, recognizable across generations.Songs such as Beggin‟, Can‟t Take My EyesOff You, Oh What A Night, Walk Like A Man,Bye Bye Baby (Baby Goodbye), Sherry, andBig Girls Don‟t Cry keep the audiencespellbound.Having opened on Broadway in 2005 JerseyBoys has been seen by over 4 million peopleworldwide and won the Laurence OlivierAward for Best New Musical.
Rock of AgesRock of Ages, the musical transports youback to 1987 on the Sunset Strip, a smalltown girl meets a big city rocker in LA‟smost famous rock club and they fell inlove to the greatest songs of the 80s. Thefantastic Rock of Ages is an arena-rocklove story told through the mind-blowing,face-melting hits such as Don‟t StopBelievin‟, Dead or Alive, We Built ThisCity, I Wanna Know What Love Is andThe Final Countdown.
Rock of AgesThis explosive musical is written by ChrisD‟Arienzo, directed by Kristin Hanggi withchoreography from the fantastic Kelly Devine.The cast include Justin Lee Collins and XFactors Shayne Ward who will be playing therole of Stacee Jaxx.Rock of Ages, the musical finds its home inthe Shaftesbury Theatre which has seenpopular musical Hairspray and dancesensation Burn the Floor play to capacityaudiences.The US version of Rock of Ages has beennominated for five prestigious Tony Awardsincluding „Best Musical‟ and in 2012 will hitthe big screen in a film starring Tom Cruise,Russell Brand and Catherine Zeta-Jones.
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