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La Soirée to to run at the Aldwych this Christmas
The show, which previously ran in a spiegeltent in Leicester Square, will run at the Aldwych from 24 November to 3 February 2018.
The show will be bringing its ‘motley crew motley crew of talented cabaret performers and circus sideshow misfits to their ‘posh new surroundings’.
Brett Haylock, the creative producer of the show, said: "We love the fact that the powers that be have allowed us into the Aldwych Theatre to cause some trouble and bring our own brand of mischief to this grand theatre over the festive season".
For the first time, an afternoon show for children has also been announced. La Petite Soirée is described as ‘family-friendly, fun and daring hour-long show for cabaret fans of all ages’. It will run at 3pm on Saturdays, and throughout the Christmas holidays.
Haylock said: "La Petite Soirée, will have the spirit of La Soirée running deep through its veins with a little less of the sauce! We look forward to welcoming new audiences with a brand new show suitable for everyone from 8 to 80".
A full cast for La Soirée and La Petite Soirée will be announced soon.
In 2014, Mark Shenton gave the show a five-star review, hailing it ‘unmissable’. The show featured well-known cabaret acts such as The English Gents and Ursula Martinez.
La Soiree Tickets go on sale soon.