Musicals Theatre London
Musical theatre is a form of theatrical performance that combines songs, spoken dialogue, acting and dance. The story and emotional content of a musical – humour, pathos, love, anger – are communicated through the words, music, movement and technical aspects of the entertainment as an integrated whole. Although musical theatre overlaps with other theatrical forms like opera and dance, it may be distinguished by the equal importance given to the music
Mamma Mia, the international hit musical continues to run in London’s West End at the Novello Theatre where it has been delighting audiences for over 17 years after originally opening at the Prince of Wales Theatre in 1999. As one of the world’s most successful and recognisable musical titles, it leaves audiences on their feet night after night and has now been seen by over 54 million people around the world.
Featuring a host of hit ABBA songs including “Money Money Money”, “Take a Chance on Me”, “Does Your Mother Know” and “The Winner Takes it All” this irresistibly funny musical comedy follows an original story of love, friendship and the search for identity accompanied by a score of some of the most recognisable and uplifting pop music ever written.
Set on a Greek island paradise, Mamma Mia! tells the story of the newly engaged Sophie who is determined to find out the identity of her father and invite them to her wedding.
Winner of Best Musical at the Evening Standard Theatre Awards 2017, Jim Steinman’s Bat Out of Hell has audiences “taking to their feet for full-blown standing ovations” (The Mirror) night after night at London’s Dominion Theatre.
The romance of rock ‘n’ roll comes alive on stage as Strat, the forever young leader of rebellious gang ‘The Lost’, falls in love with Raven, the beautiful daughter of the tyrannical ruler of post-apocalyptic Obsidian.
Bringing to life the legendary hits of Jim Steinman and Meat Loaf this ‘outrageous, nostalgic wild child of a rock’n’roll musical’ (The Times) is a fun, vibrant, boundary-pushing take on the traditional love story that can be enjoyed by all.
The perfect way to spend a hot summer night, book now and ‘surrender to the sheer pounding energy’ (Financial Times) of Bat Out of Hell The Musical.
‘Fresh and exhilarating. . . A musical like no other’ The Upcoming
‘The most outrageous, fun and ridiculous event. Rock on’ Metro
‘Operatic tale of star-crossed lovers’ Time Out
‘Surrender to the sheer pounding energy of the production. . . A total blast’ Financial Times
‘A musical materpiece’ WhatsOnStage
Bat Out of Hell the Musical tickets are now available for Bat Out of Hell’s second West End run, now at the Dominion Theatre!