West End Features

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How to get tickets to Six the Musical at the Lyric Theatre
How to get tickets to Six the Musical at the Lyric Theatre in London
British history meets West End glitz and glamour in Six, the musical that everyone is losing their head over. For 11 weeks only, Six - Live at the Lyric is coming back to London, and you’ll want to... Read more
Jack Reynolds and Cory English in Sleepless (Photo by Alastair Muir)
What socially distanced theatre looks like: Actors share their experience
Theatres are slowly starting to reopen in the UK, with social distancing policies in place. Jesus Christ Superstar: The Concert at Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre and new musical Sleepless: A Musical... Read more
Back to the Future The Musical (Photo by Sean Ebsworth Barnes)
How to get tickets to Back to the Future The Musical in London
Great Scott! This is heavy. Back to the Future The Musical is coming to the West End in Spring 2021. The beloved film about a time-travelling teenager Marty McFly who finds himself back in time is... Read more
Kimberly Walsh and Jay McGuiness in Sleepless: A Musical Romance
Is it safe to go to the theatre in London?
We’re now on Stage 4 of the Government’s roadmap for the return of the performing arts, meaning theatres can host both outdoor and indoor shows with a limited-capacity audience and strict safety... Read more
Southwark Playhouse social distancing illustration
Your guide to socially distanced theatre in London
It’s a hopeful time in theatre, as indoor venues begin to reopen, outdoor venues welcome back audiences, and a variety of creative solutions bridge the gap between viewers and performers – from the... Read more
The Great Gatsby Immersive Theatre
The best immersive shows to see in London right now
The social distancing rules, and other Covid-19 safety measures, have challenged theatre artists to find creative solutions for performances that reduce risks for all involved while still keep... Read more
Ralph Fiennes in Beat the Devil at the Bridge Theatre
How London theatres are keeping audiences safe during reopening
Theatres are finally starting to reopen, as we enter the Government’s Stage Four on the road to full performances with audiences. From 1 August, venues were allowed to begin indoor performances,... Read more
Regents Park Open Air Theatre
Where to see outdoor theatre in the UK
As part of the government’s lifting of lockdown restrictions, outdoor theatres in the UK were allowed to reopen on 11 July. Although many venues would have liked more time to plan outdoor shows, with... Read more
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