Musicals in London today

Musicals in London today

Our guide to West End musicals in London today on Thursday 8th December.

Musical in London today: Rent at St. James Theatre

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(Today) to St. James Theatre Musical in London at the St. James Theatre. The legendary rock musical 'RENT' is coming to London for a seven week run at St James Theatre.
Musical in London today: Dirty Dancing at Phoenix Theatre

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(Today) to Phoenix Theatre 'Dirty Dancing' is back in the West End for one month only, and tells the story of Baby and Johnny's unforgettable summer. Dirty Dancing will be in London on Thursday 8th Dec, for a run at the Phoenix Theatre.
 
Musical in London today: Dreamgirls at Savoy Theatre

(Today) to Savoy Theatre Amber Riley will be starring in the Tony Award winning musical "Dreamgirls", at the Savoy Theatre.
Musical in London today: Half A Sixpence at Noël Coward Theatre

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(Today) to Noël Coward Theatre Cameron Mackintosh and Julian Fellowes are bringing 'Half A Sixpence' to the West End, based on HG Well's novel.
 
Musical in London today: Lazarus at King’s Cross Theatre

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(Today) to King’s Cross Theatre 'Lazarus' is a musical based on 'The Man Who Fell To Earth', and was one of the last works created by David Bowie.
Musical in London today: School Of Rock at New London Theatre

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(Today) to New London Theatre The Jack Black movie 'School of Rock' has been turned into a West End musical by Andrew Lloyd Webber and Julian Fellowes.
 
Musical in London today: Bodyguard at Dominion Theatre

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(Today) to Dominion Theatre The Whitney Houston movie "The Bodyguard" has been turned into a West End musical starring Beverley Knight. You can catch the popular musical Bodyguard tonight, at the Dominion Theatre during December.
Musical in London today: Aladdin at Prince Edward Theatre

 

(Today) to Prince Edward Theatre Musical at the Prince Edward Theatre London. Disney's "Aladdin" has been turned into a West End musical, and will be showing at the Prince Edward Theatre.
 
Musical in London today: Motown The Musical at Shaftesbury Theatre

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(Today)Shaftesbury Theatre Relive the Motown years and Berry Gordy's journey as he launches the careers of Michael Jackson, Marvin Gaye and more!
Musical in London today: In The Heights at King’s Cross Theatre

(Today) to King’s Cross Theatre "In The Heights" is a Tony Award-winning musical built around the infectious Latin rhythms of salsa and merengue.
 
Musical in London today: Kinky Boots at Adelphi Theatre

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(Today) to Adelphi Theatre "Kinky Boots" tells the story of a Lola and a bankrupt shoe factory, and it's songs are written by pop-star Cyndi Lauper.
Musical in London today: Beautiful Carole King Musical at Aldwych Theatre

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(Today) to Aldwych Theatre "Beautiful" tells the story of music legend Carole King, who become one of the most successful songwriters in music history.
 
Musical in London today: Jersey Boys at Piccadilly Theatre

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(Today) to Piccadilly Theatre "Jersey Boys" tells the story of Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons' rise to fame and fortune in the 1960s.
Musical in London today: Charlie And The Chocolate Factory at Theatre Royal Drury Lane

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(Today) to Theatre Royal Drury Lane Roald Dahl's much-loved children's classic "Charlie & The Chocolate Factory" has been turned into a West End musical.
Musical in London today: Book Of Mormon at Prince of Wales Theatre

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(Today) to Prince of Wales Theatre The West End musical "The Book of Mormon" is written by the same guys behind the anarchic TV show "South Park".
Musical in London today: Mamma Mia at Novello Theatre

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(Today) to Novello Theatre "Mamma Mia" is based on the hit movie starring Meryl Streep and Pierce Brosnan, and uses the songs of ABBA.
 
Musical in London today: Matilda at Cambridge Theatre

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(Today) to Cambridge Theatre Roald Dahl's "Matilda" tells the story of a child who rebels against the grown-ups when she discovers her amazing powers.
Musical in London today: Stomp at Ambassadors Theatre

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(Today) to Ambassadors Theatre "Stomp" is one of the most original shows in London, as the dancers use everyday props to bash out their beats and rhythms.
 
Musical in London today: Thriller Live at Lyric Theatre

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(Today) to Lyric Theatre "Thriller Live" celebrates the career of Michael Jackson in a spectacular show filled with songs and dazzling dance moves.
Musical in London today: Wicked at Apollo Victoria Theatre

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(Today) to Apollo Victoria Theatre If you like "The Wizard of Oz" then you will love "Wicked" -- it tells the story of what happened to the good and evil witches.
 
Musical in London today: Lion King at Lyceum Theatre

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(Today) to Lyceum Theatre Musical at the Lyceum Theatre London. Based on the Oscar-winning Disney movie, "The Lion King" tells the story of Simba and his adventures in the jungle.
Musical in London today: Phantom Of The Opera at Her Majesty’s Theatre

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(Today) to Her Majesty’s Theatre "The Phantom of the Opera" has some of the best sets in the West End, and one of Andrew Lloyd Webber's finest scores. You can catch the popular musical Phantom Of The Opera tonight, at the Her Majesty’s Theatre during December.
 
Musical in London today: Les Miserables at Queen’s Theatre

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(Today) to Queen’s Theatre "Les Miserables" is an epic tale of passion and destruction, set against the backdrop of the French Revolution.

That’s all the West End musicals, but there are plenty more things to do today including:

Opus Anglicanum: English Medieval Embroidery8 DecemberThe Victoria & Albert Museum’s ‘Opus Anglicanum’ exhibition will show some masterpieces of English medieval embroidery.

‘Wildlife Photographer of the Year’ competition8 December“Wildlife Photographer of the Year” returns to the Natural History Museum, with an exhibition of the the top 100 nature photos.

Watch a 3D movie at the BFI IMAX cinema8 DecemberGo and watch a 3D-movie at the BFI IMAX with state-of-the-art surround sound, and the largest cinema screen in the UK.

Harry Potter Tour, at Warner Bros Studios8 DecemberExplore the magical world of Harry Potter at Warner Bros Studios, and see some of the props and sets from the movies.

Australia’s Impressionists — National Gallery8 DecemberThe National Gallery will be putting on an exhibition of forty works which explore Australia’s Impressionist movement.

Thinking Drinkers: Around the World in 80 Drinks8 DecemberJoin the Thinking Drinkers for a Christmas-themed version of “Around the World in 80 Drinks” at the Museum of Comedy.

Game Plan — Old board games, re-discovered8 DecemberThe Museum of Childhood’s new exhibition and explore the history of more than 100 board games, both old and new.

Christmas lights in Bond Street8 DecemberBond Street is one of the poshest shopping streets in in London, and they always have some of the poshest decorations too!

Outdoor ice rink, in the Tower of London’s moat8 DecemberThe Tower of London’s outdoor ice rink is back again for another year, set in the dry moat outside the castle walls.

 
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