The Best London Musicals

London has been the home of the best musicals in the world since as long as anyone can remember.

There may be a few New Yorkers who would argue otherwise, but across the world London is considered to be the city that leads the way, helped in no small part by being the home city of the Andrew Lloyd Webber, the Lord of musicals.

The Best London Musicals April 2019
1 Bourgeois Maurice Style Over Substance A 10 Year RetroSpeculative
tickets from £15.60 | theatre information | availability

This is a show about all of us. But mainly about Bourgeois & Maurice. A lot can change in 10 years. 2007 was the year that Steve Jobs unveiled the iPhone, Barack Obama announced his plans for Presidency,... (more)
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2 Collabro
tickets from £25.00 | theatre information | availability

Britain's Got Talent winners Collabro are an English musical theatre band, formed in 2014 on the talent show's eighth series. The band have released two albums to date, with their debut 'Stars'... (more)
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3 ABC
tickets from £120.60 | theatre information | availability

One of the best London musicals, ABC is a huge hit. ABC is one of the best musicals in London. Great lyrics, superb music and a really excellent atmsophere. An unmissable musical and one to remember for a long time! (more)
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4 Marillion
tickets from £37.20 | theatre information | availability

Marillion is a regular in the top lists of the best London musicals. A great theatre experience, Marillion is packed full of great songs, atmosphere and of course great sets. An absolute feast of entertainment. (more)
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5 The Simon Garfunkel Story
tickets from £18.00 | theatre information | availability

The Simon Garfunkel Story is one of the best musicals in London. Great lyrics, superb music and a really excellent atmsophere. An unmissable musical and one to remember for a long time! (more)
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6 Showstopper The Improvised Musical
tickets from £23.40 | theatre information | availability

A new musical is born at every performance of this incredible show, each created on the spot by the incredible, multi-award winning musical comedians The Showstoppers. Audience suggestions are transformed instantly... (more)
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7 The Adventures Of Pinocchio
tickets from £24.40 | theatre information | availability

The Adventures Of Pinocchio is definitely one of the best London musicals. The Adventures of Pinocchio featuring music and lyrics by Neil Bartram and book by Brian Hill, the musical will be directed... (more)
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8 Elkie Brooks
tickets from £38.53 | theatre information | availability

One of the best London musicals, Elkie Brooks is a huge hit. A great theatre experience, Elkie Brooks is packed full of great songs, atmosphere and of course great sets. An absolute feast of entertainment. (more)
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9 RAIN 50 Years Of Sgt Peppers
tickets from £43.80 | theatre information | availability

A great theatre experience, RAIN 50 Years Of Sgt Peppers is packed full of great songs, atmosphere and of course great sets. An absolute feast of entertainment. (more)
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10 Nathan Carter
tickets from £39.68 | theatre information | availability

Nathan Carter is one of the biggest names on the Irish music scene and is fast becoming a big name all over the UK with his fine performances that include the mega hit song ‘Wagon Wheel’. Nathan and his six man... (more)
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11 Scouting For Girls
tickets from £28.80 | theatre information | availability

A great theatre experience, Scouting For Girls is packed full of great songs, atmosphere and of course great sets. An absolute feast of entertainment. (more)
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12 The Zombies
tickets from £49.80 | theatre information | availability

The Zombies is one of the more popular as well as one of the best London musicals. The Zombies is one of the best musicals in London. Great lyrics, superb music and a really excellent atmsophere.... (more)
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13 The Wind In The Willows
tickets from £26.45 | theatre information | availability

The Wind In The Willows is definitely one of the best London musicals. The major new musical based on Kenneth Grahame’s much-loved classic opens at the London Palladium from June 2017. ... (more)
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14 Suzanne Vega
tickets from £50.60 | theatre information | availability

In the search for the best London musicals, Suzanne Vega stands out as an obvious contender. A great theatre experience, Suzanne Vega is packed full of great songs, atmosphere and of course great sets. An... (more)
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15 35mm A Musical Exhibition
tickets from £23.00 | theatre information | availability

A great theatre experience, 35mm A Musical Exhibition is packed full of great songs, atmosphere and of course great sets. An absolute feast of entertainment. (more)
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16 OVO Cirque Du Soleil
tickets from £52.80 | theatre information | availability

OVO Cirque Du Soleil is definitely one of the best London musicals. OVO Cirque Du Soleil is one of the best musicals in London. Great lyrics, superb music and a really excellent atmsophere. An unmissable musical... (more)
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17 Paco Pena Flamenco Dance Co
tickets from £14.40 | theatre information | availability

Paco Pena Flamenco Dance Co is definitely one of the best London musicals. The master of flamenco Paco Peña returns with his five-star show Flamencura, an electrifying showcase of incredible flamenco talent, featuring... (more)
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18 Arlene The Glitz The Glamour The Gossip
tickets from £31.50 | theatre information | availability

Arlene The Glitz The Glamour The Gossip is definitely one of the best London musicals. Arlene! The Glitz. The Glamour. The Gossip. Freddie Mercury. Whitney Houston. Elton John. Starlight Express. We Will Rock... (more)
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19 Beautiful The Carole King Musical
tickets from £37.38 | theatre information | availability

Beautiful The Carole King Musical is a regular in the top lists of the best London musicals. The beautiful story of the rise to fame of Brooklyn-born Carole King, accompanied by a series of terrific... (more)
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20 Wilde Creatures
tickets from £15.00 | theatre information | availability

Wilde Creatures is a regular in the top lists of the best London musicals. Tall Stories, the Olivier-nominated producers of THE GRUFFALO, present a sparkling new musical adventure for everyone aged 5-105.... (more)
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21 The Woman In White
tickets from £24.00 | theatre information | availability

A great theatre experience, The Woman In White is packed full of great songs, atmosphere and of course great sets. An absolute feast of entertainment. (more)
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22 Some Lovers
tickets from £24.00 | theatre information | availability

Some Lovers is definitely one of the best London musicals. A great theatre experience, Some Lovers is packed full of great songs, atmosphere and of course great sets. An absolute feast of entertainment. (more)
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23 Everybodys Talking About Jamie
tickets from £12.00 | theatre information | availability

One of the best London musicals, Everybodys Talking About Jamie is a huge hit. Jamie New is sixteen and lives on a council estate in Sheffield. Jamie doesn’t quite fit in. Jamie is terrified... (more)
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24 Evita
tickets from £30.00 | theatre information | availability

In the search for the best London musicals, Evita stands out as an obvious contender. Bill Kenwright’s ‘superb’ (Sunday Telegraph) production of Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber's Evita is... (more)
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25 Singin In The Rain
tickets from £37.80 | theatre information | availability

Singin In The Rain is one of the best musicals in London. Great lyrics, superb music and a really excellent atmsophere. An unmissable musical and one to remember for a long time! (more)
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26 Roald Dahls Fantastic Mr Fox
tickets from £18.00 | theatre information | availability

Back by popular demand! This brand new musical adaptation of Roald Dahl’s Fantastic Mr Fox is family fun at its finest. A juicy tale of greed, pride and the power of friendship, a dahlicious theatrical feast with live music and... (more)
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27 Hair The Musical
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One of the best London musicals, Hair The Musical is a huge hit. Celebrating its 50th anniversary year, the iconic tribal rock musical Hair transfers to London’s fully immersive Off-West End... (more)
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28 The Rat Pack Live From Las Vegas
tickets from £17.25 | theatre information | availability

CHRISTMAS WITH THE RAT PACK 13th December 2017 - 6th January 2018 Christmas with the Rat Pack is still the coolest party in town so beat the winter blues with Frank, Sammy and Dean. Drift back in... (more)
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29 The Snowman
tickets from £18.00 | theatre information | availability

The Snowman is one of the more popular as well as one of the best London musicals. The Snowman is one of the best musicals in London. Great lyrics, superb music and a really excellent atmsophere. An unmissable musical and... (more)
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30 Lady Rizo Red White And Indigo
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Lady Rizo Red White And Indigo is one of the best musicals in London. Great lyrics, superb music and a really excellent atmsophere. An unmissable musical and one to remember for a long time! (more)
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Musicals were originally called musical theatre, and originated in the mid/late 19th Century… to be popularised by Gilbert and Sullivan in the UK. Some of the key musicals that have pushed the genre forward include Show Boat, Oklahoma, West Side Story and Les Miserables. The Golden Age of musicals used to be considered the 1940s to the 1960s, but the recent resurgence suggests that we are indeed living through a new Golden Age!