Musicals in London today

Musicals in London today

Our guide to West End musicals in London today on Friday 20th January.

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: Dreamgirls at Savoy Theatre

(Today) to Savoy Theatre Amber Riley will be starring in the Tony Award winning musical "Dreamgirls", at the Savoy Theatre. See Dreamgirls at the Savoy Theatre today, on the 20th Jan.
 
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: 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

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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! The musical Motown The Musical will be showing today (Friday 20th January) at the Shaftesbury Theatre.
Musical in London today: Kinky Boots at Adelphi Theatre

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(Today) to Adelphi Theatre Musical at the Adelphi Theatre London. "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: 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: 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 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.
 
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:

Elgar, Strauss and Philip Cashian — Barbican Hall20 JanuaryOliver Knussen and the BBC Symphony Orchestra will be playing works by Elgar, Strauss and Philip Cashian at Barbican Hall.

Enjoy an Afternoon Tea at Fortnum & Mason20 JanuaryPut on your best clothes and enjoy an elegant Afternoon Tea in the famous Diamond Jubilee Tea Salon at Fortnum & Mason.

Walk in the footsteps of Jack the Ripper20 JanuaryWalk the streets of Whitechapel and try and discover the identity of the Victorian murderer Jack the Ripper – if you dare!

NAMCO — Arcade games, 10-pin bowling, dodgems20 JanuaryThe Namco Centre has has three floors of arcade games, bowling lanes, bumper-cars, pool tables, sports TV and a bar.

“The Play That Goes Wrong”, at the Duchess20 JanuaryThe Cornley Polytechnic Drama Society decide to put on a West End show, but will they start to crack under the pressure?

Watch a case at the Royal Courts of Justice20 JanuaryTry something a bit different — how about going to the Royal Courts of Justice and watching a real-life court case?

Great view of St. Paul’s at One New Change20 JanuaryOne New Change is a shopping centre close to St. Paul’s Cathedral, which offers some great views from their roof terrace.

Lunchtime concerts at St. Martin-in-the-Fields20 JanuarySt Martin-in-the-Fields in Trafalgar Square usually puts on a free classical music recitals a couple of times each week.

London Bus Tour — open-top sightseeing bus20 JanuaryThis traditional open-top bus tour will take in all the best landmarks and attractions, with a free river cruise and guided walk.

 
 
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