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Amelie Tickets

Criterion Theatre, London
Amelie
Criterion Theatre, London
Based on the French film of the same name
Our Review 4 / 5

Times are hard for dreamers but Amélie is someone to believe in.

Following a critically acclaimed and sell-out tour in 2019, a Grammy nomination and 3 Olivier Award nominations, Amélie The Musical arrives in the heart of the West End at the Criterion Theatre from May 2021. The much loved five – time Oscar -nominated film is brought to life by a cast of astonishingly talented actor-musicians and set to a critically acclaimed re-orchestrated score.

Amélie, played by the delightful, Olivier Award nominated Audrey Brisson secretly improvises small, but extraordinary acts of kindness discovering the possibilities around every corner and bringing happiness to those she encounters. When a chance at love comes her way, Amélie realises that to find her own contentment she’ll have to risk everything and say what’s in her heart.

Experience this beautiful story and be inspired by this imaginative dreamer who discovers her voice, uncovers the power of human connection and sees possibility around every corner.

Previews from |
20th May 2021
Opening date |
6th February 2021
Closes |
25th September 2021
Run time |
2 Hours and 15 Minutes
Categories |
12+
By:
Craig Lucas
Director:
Michael Fentiman
Songs by:
music by Daniel Messé, lyrics by Messé and Nathan Tysen
Lighting:
Elliot Griggs
Sound:
Tom Marshall
Design:
Madeleine Girling
Choreography:
Tom Jackson Greaves
Cast list:
Audrey Brisson, Miiya Alexandra, Rachel Dawson, Oliver Grant, Matthew James Hinchcliffe, Chris Jared, Caolan McCarthy, Samuel Morgan-Grahame, Nuwan Hugh Perera, Jack Quarton, Robyn Sinclair, Kate Robson-Stuart, Sioned Saunders, Flora Spencer-Longhurst and Jez Unwin.

Criterion Theatre Venue Information

Address:
Criterion Theatre, Piccadilly Circus, London, SW1Y 4XA
Nearest tube:
Piccadilly Circus

Customer reviews

Our Review of Amelie

4/5

I saw the original short-lived production of Amélie, a musical version of the 2001 French film, when it premiered on Broadway in 2017 - and ran for just seven weeks. The review I wrote at the time described it as telling "a tenderly-drawn, small story, but it feels out of place amid the bombard and bigger effects that Broadway usually trades in"; it was "sweet and full of charm but it makes no lasting impression." Read more

Latest Amelie News & Features

Photo: Audrey Brisson as Amelie (Photo by Pamela Raith)
‘Amelie’ transfers to West End for a run at Criterion Theatre
Tuesday, 30 March, 2021, 10:00
After a regional tour and a London engagement at The Other Palace, Amelie will make its West End debut. Amélie will open at the Criterion Theatre for the summer, with performances from 21 May - 26 September.´ Based on the 2001 film starring Audrey Tautou, Amélie tells of the title character who influences the lives of those around her. Amélie was first presented as a musical on Broadway in 2017, starring Phillipa Soo in the title role, and later made its UK...
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