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 February 2019
1 The Best London Musicals Bourgeois Maurice Style Over Substance A 10 Year RetroSpeculative
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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... (more)
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2 The Best London Musicals 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' reaching... (more)
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3 The Best London Musicals ABC
tickets from £120.60 | theatre information | availability

Following an incredible 12 months including a critically acclaimed new album and nationwide sell out shows,ABC have announced a brand new UK tour for October performing all their greatest hits. This new full band show... (more)
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4 The Best London Musicals Marillion
tickets from £37.20 | theatre information | availability

Marillion is definitely one of the best London musicals. Marillion 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... (more)
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5 The Best London Musicals The Simon Garfunkel Story
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A great theatre experience, The Simon Garfunkel Story is packed full of great songs, atmosphere and of course great sets. An absolute feast of entertainment. (more)
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6 The Best London Musicals 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 Best London Musicals The Adventures Of Pinocchio
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The Adventures Of Pinocchio 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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8 The Best London Musicals Elkie Brooks
tickets from £38.53 | theatre information | availability

Elkie Brooks 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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9 The Best London Musicals RAIN 50 Years Of Sgt Peppers
tickets from £43.80 | theatre information | availability

RAIN 50 Years Of Sgt Peppers is one of the more popular as well as one of the best London musicals. Together longer than The Beatles, RAIN has mastered every song, gesture and nuance of the legendary... (more)
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10 The Best London Musicals Nathan Carter
tickets from £39.68 | theatre information | availability

In the search for the best London musicals, Nathan Carter stands out as an obvious contender. A great theatre experience, Nathan Carter is packed full of great songs, atmosphere and of course great sets.... (more)
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11 The Best London Musicals 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 Best London Musicals 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. 5 years after recording their iconic album the original and current members of The Zombies reunite to perform "Odessey &... (more)
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13 The Best London Musicals The Wind In The Willows
tickets from £26.45 | theatre information | availability

In the search for the best London musicals, The Wind In The Willows stands out as an obvious contender. A great theatre experience, The Wind In The Willows is packed full of great songs, atmosphere and of course... (more)
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14 The Best London Musicals Suzanne Vega
tickets from £50.60 | theatre information | availability

Legendary singer-songwriter Suzanne Vega announces 2017 Anniversary UK Tour Celebrating and performing classic albums Solitude Standing & 99.9F in full & more Vega will perform tracks such as ‘Luka’,... (more)
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15 The Best London Musicals 35mm A Musical Exhibition
tickets from £23.00 | theatre information | availability

Award-winning composer Ryan Scott Oliver’s music is inspired by Broadway photographer Matthew Murphy’s images in this thrilling new alternative-rock musical. Together, they weave a collection of remarkable... (more)
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16 The Best London Musicals OVO Cirque Du Soleil
tickets from £52.80 | theatre information | availability

OVO Cirque Du Soleil is a regular in the top lists of the best London musicals. A great theatre experience, OVO Cirque Du Soleil is packed full of great songs, atmosphere and of course great sets. An... (more)
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17 The Best London Musicals Paco Pena Flamenco Dance Co
tickets from £14.40 | theatre information | availability

The master of flamenco Paco Peña returns with his five-star show Flamencura, an electrifying showcase of incredible flamenco talent, featuring three dancers and six musicians. A legendary guitarist,... (more)
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18 The Best London Musicals Arlene The Glitz The Glamour The Gossip
tickets from £31.50 | theatre information | availability

Arlene The Glitz The Glamour The Gossip 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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19 The Best London Musicals Beautiful The Carole King Musical
tickets from £37.38 | theatre information | availability

One of the best London musicals, Beautiful The Carole King Musical is a huge hit. The beautiful story of the rise to fame of Brooklyn-born Carole King, accompanied by a series of terrific songs including The... (more)
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20 The Best London Musicals Wilde Creatures
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In the search for the best London musicals, Wilde Creatures stands out as an obvious contender. Tall Stories, the Olivier-nominated producers of THE GRUFFALO, present a sparkling new musical adventure for everyone... (more)
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21 The Best London Musicals The Woman In White
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Acclaimed rising star Thom Southerland will direct this brand new production of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Tony and Olivier-Award nominated musical, The Woman in White in a strictly limited 12-week season. ... (more)
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22 The Best London Musicals Some Lovers
tickets from £24.00 | theatre information | availability

Some Lovers is a regular in the top lists of the best London musicals. Some Lovers is one of the best musicals in London. Great lyrics, superb music and a really excellent atmsophere. An unmissable musical and one to remember... (more)
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23 The Best London Musicals Everybodys Talking About Jamie
tickets from £12.00 | theatre information | availability

A great theatre experience, Everybodys Talking About Jamie is packed full of great songs, atmosphere and of course great sets. An absolute feast of entertainment. (more)
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24 The Best London Musicals Evita
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Evita is one of the more popular as well as one of the best London musicals. Bill Kenwright’s ‘superb’ (Sunday Telegraph) production of Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber's Evita is set to captivate the West... (more)
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25 The Best London Musicals Singin In The Rain
tickets from £37.80 | theatre information | availability

A great theatre experience, Singin In The Rain is packed full of great songs, atmosphere and of course great sets. An absolute feast of entertainment. (more)
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26 The Best London Musicals Roald Dahls Fantastic Mr Fox
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In the search for the best London musicals, Roald Dahls Fantastic Mr Fox stands out as an obvious contender. A great theatre experience, Roald Dahls Fantastic Mr Fox is packed full of great songs,... (more)
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27 The Best London Musicals Hair The Musical
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Celebrating its 50th anniversary year, the iconic tribal rock musical Hair transfers to London’s fully immersive Off-West End theatre, The Vaults in autumn 2017. Like a mini Woodstock, from the moment the audience... (more)
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28 The Best London Musicals 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... (more)
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29 The Best London Musicals The Snowman
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One of the best London musicals, The Snowman is a huge hit. The Snowman is coming to the Peacock theatre this Chrismas! Twinkling with festive spirit this stage show is now celebrating 20 consecutive... (more)
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30 The Best London Musicals Lady Rizo Red White And Indigo
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Lady Rizo Red White And Indigo is definitely one of the best London musicals. Red, White and Indigo. My love-hate relationship with America. America is a very bad boyfriend but why do I still love him? If we are... (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!