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Most popular london musicals

Our guide to the most popular West End musicals and stage shows being shown in London’s theatres.

Musical in London: An American In Paris at Dominion Theatre

1st 

to Dominion Theatre "An American in Paris" uses the music of George and Ira Gershwin to tell the story of an American GI in post-war Paris.
Musical in London: Lion King at Lyceum Theatre

2nd 

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: Matilda at Cambridge Theatre

3rd 

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: 42nd Street at Theatre Royal Drury Lane

4th 

to Theatre Royal Drury Lane 42nd Street tells the story of a Broadway dancer who gets her shot at stardom when the leading lady gets injured.
 
Musical in London: The Girls at Phoenix Theatre

5th

to Phoenix Theatre Gary Barlow and Tim Firth have got together and created 'The Girls', based on the much-loved movie 'Calender Girls'.
Musical in London: Les Miserables at Queen’s Theatre

6th 

to Queen’s Theatre "Les Miserables" is an epic tale of passion and destruction, set against the backdrop of the French Revolution.
 
Musical in London: Thriller Live at Lyric Theatre

7th 

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: Phantom Of The Opera at Her Majesty’s Theatre

8th 

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: Motown The Musical at Shaftesbury Theatre

9th 

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: School Of Rock at New London Theatre

10th 

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: Wicked at Apollo Victoria Theatre

11th 

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: Book Of Mormon at Prince of Wales Theatre

12th

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: Kinky Boots at Adelphi Theatre

13th 

to Adelphi Theatre 'Kinky Boots' tells the story of a Lola, who helps to save a bankrupt shoe factory by singing some Cyndi Lauper songs.
Musical in London: Mamma Mia at Novello Theatre

14th 

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: Beautiful Carole King Musical at Aldwych Theatre

15th 

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: Stomp at Ambassadors Theatre

16th 

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: Half A Sixpence at Noël Coward Theatre

17th 

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: Christmasaurus at Eventim Apollo

18th

to Eventim Apollo Tom Fletcher's children's book 'The Christmasaurus' has been turned into a fun musical show, starring Santa Claus himself!
 
Musical in London: Carousel at London Coliseum

19th

to London Coliseum Katherine Jenkins and Alfie Boe will be starring in Rodgers and Hammerstein's 'Carousel' at the London Coliseum.
Musical in London: Bat Out Of Hell Musical at London Coliseum

20th 

to London Coliseum The world premiere of 'Bat Out Of Hell - The Musical', using the tunes of Meatloaf, will be taking place at the London Coliseum.
 
Musical in London: Kiss Me Kate at London Coliseum

21st

to London Coliseum The London Coliseum will be putting on a production of 'Kiss Me Kate', with a classic score by Cole Porter.
 
 
 
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