Musicals in London today

Musicals in London today

Our guide to West End musicals in London today on Friday 21st October.

Musical in London today: A Pacifists Guide To The War On Cancer at Dorfman Theatre

(Today) to Dorfman Theatre Musical in London at the Dorfman Theatre. "A Pacifist's Guide to the War on Cancer" is a musical look at living with cancer -- complete with shiny costumes and songs!
Musical in London today: Murder Ballad at Arts Theatre

(Today) to Arts Theatre "Murder Ballad" is a New York tale about love, obsession and murder, and will be playing at the Arts Theatre this October. The musical Murder Ballad will be showing today (Friday 21st October) at the Arts Theatre.
Musical in London today: Last Tango at Phoenix Theatre

(Today) to Phoenix Theatre 'The Last Tango' features Strictly Come Dancing's Argentine Tango Champions, Vincent Simone and Flavia Cacace.
Musical in London today: Bodyguard at Dominion Theatre


(Today) to Dominion Theatre The Whitney Houston movie "The Bodyguard" has been turned into a West End musical starring Beverley Knight.
Musical in London today: Aladdin at Prince Edward Theatre


(Today) to Prince Edward Theatre 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


(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. In The Heights will be playing today at the King’s Cross Theatre, and runs until January.
Musical in London today: Kinky Boots at Adelphi Theatre


(Today) to Adelphi Theatre London musical at the 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


(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: Sunny Afternoon at Harold Pinter Theatre


(Today) to Harold Pinter Theatre "Sunny Afternoon" tells the story of how Ray Davies and The Kinks rose to become one of the Sixties best British bands.
Musical in London today: Jersey Boys at Piccadilly Theatre


(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


(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


(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


(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


(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


(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


(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


(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


(Today) to Lyceum Theatre 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


(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.
Musical in London today: Les Miserables at Queen’s Theatre


(Today) to Queen’s Theatre London musical at the 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:

Bhupen Khakhar exhibition, at the Tate Modern21 OctoberThe Tate Modern will be putting on an exhibition of works by the Indian artist Bhupen Khakhar.

Micky Flanagan — Work in progress show21 OctoberEast End comedy cockney geezer Micky Flanagan will be doing some ‘work in progress’ shows at the Leicester Square Theatre.

Guided tour of the Royal Courts of Justice21 OctoberTake a guided tour around the Royal Courts of Justice, and learn a little about its history and how the legal system works.

George Orwell’s chilling novel — “1984″21 OctoberBig Brother will be watching George Orwell’s nightmarish vision of the future, when it comes to the Playhouse Theatre.

Big Bus Tour — London sightseeing bus21 OctoberThis traditional open-top bus tour will take in all the best landmarks and attractions, with a free river cruise and guided walk.

Visscher’s London of 1616 — Redrawn for 201621 OctoberThe Guildhall Art Gallery will be showing Visscher’s image of medieval London alongside a new version by Robin Reynolds.

Spend a night with “The Woman in Black”21 OctoberA man is obsessed with a family curse and hires a sceptical young actor to help him exorcise the fear that grips his soul.

Guided tour of London — on a bicycle21 OctoberForget the sightseeing buses and jump on your bike… and see the major sights and landmarks of London from your saddle.

Guided tour of Wembley Stadium21 OctoberJoin a Wembley Stadium Tour and see the changing rooms, the pitch, and climb up to the Royal Box and lift the FA Cup.

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