is all around London. The lights, the mulled-wine, the carolling. And since no
Christmas experience is complete without a trip to the theatre with your loved ones,
we are here to suggest you some of the best shows to see in the West End in the
most wonderful time of the year.
Prince Edward Theatre
A fairy-tale experience that will take the whole
family on a magic carpet ride. Spectacular and romantic, Aladdin features the
wonderful score by Alan Menken including timeless songs as A Whole New World,
Friend Like Me and Arabian Nights. This new Disney musical is an extraordinary
theatrical event that will take your breath away!
THE LION KING
The Lion King is Disney’s most famous West End show
and a true family classic. Who wouldn’t like to follow Simba to Pride Rock and
meet Timon and Pumbaa in the Serengeti Plains? With the rhythms of African
music, wonderful choreographies and amazing effects, this is just a show you’ll
After almost 30 years, pantomime returns to the London
Palladium with this star-studded production of Cinderella. A magical experience
that will enchant your little-ones as much as you with some truly incredible
moments, in one of the most iconic venues of the West End. Cast includes Natasha J Barnes, Amanda Holden,
Paul O'Grady, Julian Clary, Count Arthur Strong, Paul Zerdin, Lee Mead, Nigel
Havers, Wendy Somerville and Suzie Chard.
CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE
Theatre Royal Drury Lane
After four amazing years in the West End, Charlie And
The Chocolate Factory is about to leave the Drury Lane Theatre to delight
audiences across the pond, but there’s still time until 7th January
to enter its world of pure imagination.
Meeting mysterious Willy Wonka and visiting his legendary Chocolate
Factory is a chance not to be missed!
Also ending on January 7th, The Bodyguard is a breathtakingly
romantic thriller based on the smash-hit film with Whitney Houston. Starring the Queen of Soul Beverley Knight as
Rachel Marron, the award-winning musical features all of Huston’s greatest hits
including I Have Nothing, Run To You, I Wanna Dance With Somebody and I Will
Always Love You. You’ll leave the theatre singing!
Apollo Victoria Theatre
Now in its 10th year in the West End,
Wicked is an empowering and spellbinding tale of friendship and acceptance packed
with spectacular technical wizardry, amazing costumes, witty lines and
show-stopping songs. The fabulous 10th Anniversary all-star cast
includes Rachel Tucker as Elphaba, Suzie Mathers as Glinda, Oliver Savile as
Fiyero, Anita Dobson as Madame Morrible, and Mark Curry as The Wizard. It’s
definitely time to defy gravity this