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Playhouse Theatre, London
Playhouse Theatre, London
Our Review 3 / 5

Cabaret will return to the West End this November in a brand new production. Details on Cabaret tickets in London are to be announced. 

Cabaret will be staged at the Playhouse Theatre, which is being renovated to be in-the-round ahead of performances. Details on Cabaret at the Playhouse Theatre can be found here.

Eddie Redmayne will play the Emcee, with Jessie Buckley as Sally Bowles. 

Cabaret is directed by Rebecca Frecknall, and will be brought to life with a seating capacity of 550.

One of the most successful musicals of all time CABARET features the songs Wilkommen, Don’t Tell Mama, Mein Herr, Maybe This Time, Money and the title number. It has music by John Kander, lyrics by Fred Ebb, book by Joe Masteroff. Based on the play by John Van Druten and stories by Christopher Isherwood.


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Joe Masteroff
Rebecca Frecknall
Songs by:
John Kander and Fred Ebb
Nick Lidster
Tom Scutt
Julia Cheng
Tom Scutt
Cast list:
Eddie Redmayne, Jessie Buckley

Playhouse Theatre Venue Information

Playhouse Theatre, Northumberland Avenue, London, WC2N 5DE
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Our Review of Cabaret


It is almost 6 years ago to the day that I first saw this version of 'Cabaret' directed by Rufus Norris. Not very much has changed in the intervening period, though the show has now made its way eastwards, having started at the Lyric and now firmly in residence at the Savoy Theatre. The move obviously presented the opportunity to change things quite radically, but the creative team has declined the offer (apart from some tweaks) and opted to stick with the original formula which... Read more

Latest Cabaret News & Features

Photo credit: Playhouse Theatre (Photo by Edson Chilundo on Flickr under CC 2.0)
Playhouse Theatre to be transformed for 'Cabaret' as in-the-round theatre
Thursday, 10 June, 2021, 17:22
Following news that Eddie Redmayne and Jessie Buckley will star in Cabaret, further details on the venue have been confirmed. The Playhouse Theatre will be renovated into an in-the-round space to stage Cabaret, ahead of performances beginning from November 2021. Details on Cabaret tickets at the Playhouse Theatre are to be announced. A planning application has been submitted to Westminster City Council which details refurbishment work at the Playhouse Theatre ahead...
Photo credit: Eddie Redmayne and Jessie Buckley (Photos courtesy of RAW PR)
Eddie Redmayne and Jessie Buckley to star in ‘Cabaret’
Friday, 21 May, 2021, 10:15
Following speculation that a West End revival of Cabaret was in the works, details on Cabaret have now been confirmed. Cabaret will now begin performances at the Kit Kat Club from November 2021, starring Eddie Redmayne and Jessie Buckley. The Academy Award-winning actor Eddie Redmayne will play the Emcee. Previously, he’s starred in Red, Richard II and The Goat, or Who is Sylvia? and Cabaret will be Redmayne’s first West End role in a decade. Jessie Buckley...
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