London Theatre Listings

? Information provided could change at short notice. Full up-to-date information on London’s theatres can be found in The London Theatre Guide from the Society of London Theatre, 32 Rose Street, London WC2E 9ET, or from its web site: www.officiallondontheatre.co.uk
? Make sure to check if a booking fee is charged on tickets – some are waived for groups

Ambassadors? West Street WC2
STOMP
The show that derives dance and rhythm from everyday objects. Booking to 16 December 2012.
Box Office: 0844 811 2334
Booking Codes 1 2 4 7

JERUSALEM
A comic, contemporary vision of life in our green and pleasant land. Opens 8 October. Closes 14 January 2012.

LONG DAY’S JOURNEY INTO NIGHT
David Suchet stars in Eugene O’Neill’s masterpiece. Opens 2 April 2012. Closes 18 August 2012.
Box Office: 0844 412 4658
Booking Codes 1 2 4

Apollo Victoria? Wilton Road SW1
WICKED
The untold story of the two witches in the land of Oz. Booking to 27 October 2012. Evening show ends around 10.20
Box Office: 0844 826 8000
Receptions: 020 7834 6318
Booking Codes 1 2 4 7

Barbican? Silk Street EC2
GROSS UND KLEIN
Cate Blanchett makes her London stage debut. Opens 15 April 2012. Closes 29 April 2012.

MADEMOISELLE JULIE
Drama starring Juliette Binoche. Opens 20 September 2012. Closes 29 September 2012.
Box Office: 020 7638 8891
Groups contact: 020 7382 7211
Booking Codes 1 2 3

Cambridge? Earlham Street WC2
MATILDA THE MUSICAL
RSC production based on the popular children’s book by Roald Dahl. Opens 18 October. Booking to 12 February 2012.
Box Office: 0844 412 4652
Booking Codes 1 2 3 4 7

Dominion? Tottenham Court Road W1
WE WILL ROCK YOU
Musical featuring the hits of rock group Queen. Booking to 24 March 2012.
Box Office: 0844 847 1775
Booking Codes 1 2 4 7

Donmar Warehouse? Earlham Street WC2
RICHARD II
William Shakespeare play with Eddie Redmayne. Opens 1 December. Closes 4 February 2012.
Box Office: 0844 871 7624
Booking Codes 1 2 3 4

Drury Lane? Catherine Street WC2
SHREK THE MUSICAL
Based on the DreamWorks Animation film. Booking to 21 October 2012.
Box Office: 0844 412 2955
Booking Codes 1 2 3 4 5 7

Duchess? Catherine Street WC2
THE PITMEN PAINTERS
Play examining the lives of a group of ordinary men who do extraordinary things. Opens 5 October. Booking to 21 January 2012.
Box Office: 0844 579 1973
Booking Codes 1 2 4 7

Duke of York’s? St Martin’s Lane WC2
BACKBEAT
The story of the fifth Beatle, Stuart Sutcliffe, and the two most important people in his life: John Lennon and Astrid Kirchherr. Opens 10 October. Closes 24 March 2012.
Box Office: 0844 871 7623
Booking Codes 1 2 3 4

Fortune? Russell Street WC2
THE WOMAN IN BLACK
A ghost story adapted from Susan Hill’s novel, now in its 21st year. Booking to 25 February 2012.
Box Office: 0844 871 7626
Booking Codes 1 2 3 4 7

Gielgud? Shaftesbury Avenue W1
THE LADYKILLERS
Comedy about a ragtag group of law-breakers planning to rob a security van, who use the aged Mrs Wilberforce as their cover. Previews 28 November. Booking to 18 February 2012.
Box Office: 0844 482 5130
Booking Codes 1 2 4 5 7

Hampstead Eton Avenue NW3
BEASTS AND BEAUTIES
Eight European fairy tales dramatised by Melly Still and Tim Supple. Opens 1 December. Closes 7 January 2012.

THE TRIAL OF UBU
Satirical play exploring the central legitimacy and effectiveness of international law. Opens 18 January 2012.
Closes 25 February 2012.

FAREWELL TO THE THEATRE
Richard Nelson’s play about the later life of Harley Granville-Barker, the radical playwright and director. Opens 1 March
2012. Closes 7 April 2012.
Box Office: 020 7722 9301

Her Majesty’s? Haymarket SW1
THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA
Lloyd Webber musical about life beneath the stage of the Paris Opera House. Booking to 28 April 2012.
Box Office: 0844 482 5158
Booking Codes 1 2 4 5 7

HMV Hammersmith Apollo
JAY AND SILENT BOB GET OLD
18 Feb 2012
A funny and touching look at what happens when two people grow up in Hollywood’s gaze.
Box Office: 0843 221 0100

London Palladium? Argyll Street W1
THE WIZARD OF OZ
New Lloyd Webber musical about Dorothy’s adventures in the magical land of Oz. Booking to 15 January 2012.
Box Office: 0844 412 2704
Booking Codes 1 2 3 4 7

Lyceum? Wellington Street WC2
THE LION KING
Stage adaptation of Disney film. Music by Tim Rice and Elton John. Booking to 1 April 2012.
Box Office: 0844 847 1522
Booking Codes 1 2 3 4 6 7

Lyric? Shaftesbury Avenue W1
THRILLER LIVE
Musical celebrating the career of Michael Jackson. Booking to 23 September 2012.
Box Office: 0844 579 1972
Booking Codes 1 2 4 7

Lyric Hammersmith King Street W6
ALADDIN
A traditional pantomime. Opens 19 November. Closes 31 December.

LOVE SONG
A haunting and beautiful tale of togetherness that intertwines a couple in their twenties with the same man and woman a lifetime later. Opens 11 January 2012. Closes 28 January 2012.

A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM
A re-working of Shakespeare’s classic play. Opens 9 February 2012. Closes 17 March 2012.
Box Office: 0871 221 1729

New London? Drury Lane WC2
WAR HORSE
Michael Morpurgo’s acclaimed drama about a horse’s adventures during World War One. Booking to 20 October 2012.
Box Office: 0844 412 4654
Booking Codes 1 2 3 4 7

Noel Coward? St Martin’s Lane WC2
MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET
Musical about the 1956 meeting between Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Carl Perkins and Jerry Lee Lewis. Booking to 28
April 2012.
Box Office: 0844 482 5140
Booking Codes 1 2 3 4 5

Novello? Aldwych WC2
BETTY BLUE EYES
New musical centred around the celebrations for the marriage of Princess Elizabeth and Prince Philip in 1947. Booking to 28 January 2012.
Box Office: 0844 482 5170
Booking Codes 1 2 4 5 7

Palace? Shaftesbury Avenue W1
PRISCILLA QUEEN OF THE DESERT
Stage version of the hit movie about a drag act touring the Australian outback. Booking to 7 January 2012.
Box Office: 0844 755 0016
Booking Codes 1 2 4 7

Phoenix? Charing Cross Road W1
BLOOD BROTHERS
Willy Russell’s long-running musical about Liverpudlian twins separated at birth. Booking to 24 November 2012.
Box Office: 0844 871 7629
Booking Codes 1 2 3 4 7

Piccadilly? Denman Street W1
GHOST THE MUSICAL
Based on the Hollywood film starring Patrick Swayze and Demi Moore. Booking to 13 October 2012.
Box Office: 0844 871 7677
Groups contact: 0844 871 7697
Booking Codes 1 2 3 4 7

Playhouse? Northumberland Avenue WC2
DREAMBOATS AND PETTICOATS
Rock ‘n’ roll musical. Booking to 24 November 2012.
Box Office: 0844 871 7631
Booking Codes 1 2 3 4 7

Prince Edward? Old Compton Street W1
JERSEY BOYS
Broadway musical telling the story of 60s pop group Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons. Booking to 21 October 2012. Evening show ends around 10.00
Box Office: 0844 482 5151
Booking Codes 1 2 4 5 7

Prince of Wales? Coventry Street W1
MAMMA MIA!
The hit musical featuring the songs of Abba. Booking to 20 October 2012.
Box Office: 0844 482 5115
Booking Codes 1 2 4 5 7

Queens? Shaftesbury Avenue W1
LES MISERABLES
The long-running musical about the French Revolution.
Booking to 28 April 2012.
Box Office: 0844 482 5160
Booking Codes 1 4 5 7

Richmond? Richmond, Surrey
LONG DAY’S JOURNEY INTO NIGHT
David Suchet stars in Eugene O’Neill’s masterpiece. Opens 22 February 2012. Closes 3 March 2012.
Box Office: 0844 871 7651
Groups contact: 0844 871 7696

Roundhouse? Chalk Farm Road NW1
LA SOIREE
Variety show with performers from La Clique. Opens 23rd November. Closes 29 January 2012.
Box Office: 020 7452 3000
Booking Codes 1 2

Savoy? Strand WC2
LEGALLY BLONDE THE MUSICAL
Musical based on the Hollywood film. Booking to 27 October 2012.
Box Office: 0844 871 7687
Booking Codes 1 2 3 4 7

Shaftesbury? Shaftesbury Avenue W1
ROCK OF AGES
Eighties rock musical telling the story of a small town girl and a big city rocker falling in love to the greatest songs of the decade. Opens 31 August. Booking to 20 October 2012.
Box Office: 020 7379 5399
Booking Codes 1 2 3 4 7

Victoria Palace? Victoria Street SW1
BILLY ELLIOTT – THE MUSICAL
Musical about a working class boy in the north of England who wants to dance. Booking to 15 December 2012.
Box Office: 0844 811 0055

KEY TO BOOKING CODES

1 ? GROUP LINE 020 7580 6793
2 ? TICKETMASTER GROUPS 0844 844 2121
3 ? AMBASSADOR GROUPS 0844 871 7644
4 ? SEE GROUPS 0844 412 4650
5 ? DELFONT MACKINTOSH THEATRES GROUP 0844 482 5100
6 ? DISNEY THEATRICAL GROUPS 020 7845 0949
7 ? ENCORE TICKETS 020 7492 1525

COACH PARKING

Advice to group organisers and coach operators on set down and pick up points for theatre visits is best obtained from the London Coach Parking Map, produced by the Confederation of Passenger Transport (CPT) and Transport for London (TfL).
For a copy call 020 7240 3131 and ask for the Coaching Executive or visit either www.cpt-uk.org or www.tfl.gov.uk
There is also a useful Coach Drivers Hotline0845 604 0770 – to help with these matters.