42nd Street Tickets
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A Broadway classic, 42nd Street is lighting up the stage of the Theatre Royal Drury Lane. Featuring iconic musical theatre standards, like “We’re In The Money” and "I Only Have Eyes for You”, this musical is big, brassy and is your ticket to a great night out.
Peggy Sawyer is a young dancer who dreams of being on Broadway. Just off the bus from Pennsylvania, fresh faced Peggy is new in town and needs to find a job, when she stumbles in late to an audition for the musical, Pretty Lady. Not making a great first impression, Peggy soon catches the director’s attention with her incredible dance skills and lands a role in the chorus. But the trouble is just beginning for the show, when prima donna Dororthy Brock arrives wanting the leading role. It doesn’t hurt that her boyfriend is willing to finance the show if she gets the part.
Egos run wild, insults fly and there’s as much drama backstage as there is onstage! But when the cast of Pretty Lady need to replace Dorothy with Peggy after she breaks her leg, they’ll have to push harder than ever before. After all, the show must go on!
With some of the biggest dance numbers you’ll ever see on stage, 42nd Street is the spectacular you’ve been waiting to see in the West End!
What to watch for
The Duchess of Cambridge attended the show in April 2017 as the Royal Patron of East Anglia’s Children’s Hospices.
Princess Kate was also presented with a pair of golden tap shoes during her visit!
42nd Street is the song and dance, American dream fable of Broadway, featuring the iconic songs 42nd Street, We’re in the Money, Lullaby of Broadway, Shuffle Off To Buffalo, Dames and I Only Have Eyes For You. With the West End’s biggest cast, this is a musical like no other, entertainment doesn’t get bigger than this.
Young Peggy Sawyer is fresh off the bus from small-town America and just another face in the chorus line on Broadway’s newest show. But when the leading lady gets injured , Peggy might just have the shot at stardom she’s always dreamed of.
Bonnie Langford joins the cast to play legendary diva ‘Dorothy Brock’ alongside Tom Lister as ‘Julian Marsh’, Clare Halse as ‘Peggy Sawyer’ and Ashley Day as ‘Billy Lawlor’. Mark Bramble, co-author of the book for the original Broadway and West End productions of 42nd Street and director of the 2001 Tony Award winning revival, directs.
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2hrs 40min (including interval)
March 20th, 2017
January 5th, 2019
Theatre Royal Drury Lane