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Easter 2014 theatre

See our best of Easter holiday theatre in the West End and beyond . . .

The Lion King - London Lyceum Theatre

The Lion King - London
If you think the classic Disney film would be hard to top, think again. Even the magic of the movie can’t beat the buzz of The Lion King.

Running Time:  2 hours 45 minutes
Evenings:  Tuesday to Saturday 7:30
Matinees:  Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday 2.30pm



Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Drury Lane Theatre Royal
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

Nominated for Best New Musical at the 2014 Olivier Awards You're in for a real treat. It's been one of the nation's favourite books for many years.

Running Time:  2 hours 30 minutes
Evenings:  Monday to Saturday 7.30pm
Matinees:  Wednesday and Saturday 2.30pm



Wicked: London Apollo Victoria Theatre
Wicked: London
2014 Olivier Award Nominee There's simply no London theatre experience like it. The atmosphere in the audience and the action on stage are like nothing else.

Running Time:  2 hours 45 minutes
Evenings:  Monday to Saturday 7.30pm
Matinees:  Wednesday and Saturday 2.30pm


 
Matilda The Musical Cambridge Theatre
Matilda The Musical
2014 Olivier Award Nominee You've heard the buzz about this fantastic RSC-originated show that arrived in the West End after a sell-out season.

Running Time:  2 hours 40 minutes
Evenings:  Tuesdays 7pm, Wednesday to Saturday 7.30pm
Matinees:  Wednesday and Saturday 2.30pm, Sunday 3pm


 
War Horse: London New London theatre
War Horse: London
Who'd have thought the story of a young boy and his horse would gallop off with so many awards? But when you see War Horse, you'll understand.

Running Time:  2 hours 40 minutes
Evenings:  Monday, Wednesday to Saturday 7.30pm. Tuesdays at 7pm
Matinees:  Thursday and Saturday 2.30pm 



Mamma Mia! Novello Theatre
Mamma Mia!If watching the film is like going on the best holiday of your life without the bother of leaving your seat, imagine how it feels to "see that girl, watch that scene” live on stage.

Running Time:  2 hours 20 minutes
Evenings:  Monday to Saturday 7:45pm
Matinees:  Thursday and Saturday 3pm 


Thriller Live Lyric Theatre
Thriller Live
You already know the Michael Jackson story, so this show doesn’t waste time telling you about the master of the moonwalk.

Running Time:  2 hours 20 minutes
Evenings:  Tuesday to Friday 7.30pm, Saturday 8pm, Sunday at 7.30pm
Matinees:  Saturday 4pm, Sunday 3.30pm



We Will Rock You Dominion Theatre
We Will Rock You
If everything on your radio is sending you Ga Ga, it’s definitely time you let this awesome Queen musical work its kind of magic on you.

Running Time:  2 hours 45 minutes
Evenings:  Monday to Saturday 7:30pm
Matinees:  Wednesday and Saturday 2:30pm

 
Family Weekend - BalletLORENT Rapunzel Sadler's Wells
Family Weekend - BalletLORENT RapunzelFamily Weekend is Sadler’s Wells’ annual two-day festival where the fun continues before and after the performance. With an array of exciting games and activities happening all over the building, this is an event that offers entertainment for all the family.

Running Time:  1 hour 47 minutes
Matinees:  2.30pm



My First Ballet Coppelia Peacock Theatre
My First Ballet Coppelia

My First Ballet: Coppelia tells the comic family tale of an eccentric toymaker and his mechanical doll in a beautifully adapted version for young audiences.

Booking From:  Tuesday, 15th April 2014
Booking Until:  Thursday, 17th April 2014
Running Time:  1 hour 35 minutes




The Card Shark Show Courthouse Hotel Theatre
The Card Shark Show

Master magician and card manipulator Steve Truglia will dazzle you with a mind-boggling array of classic card tricks, cheats and scams.

Booking From:  Friday, 11th April 2014
Booking Until:  Friday, 30th May 2014
Running Time:  1 hour 10 Minutes
 

Coppelia London Coliseum
Coppelia

The English National Ballet present Coppelia, an enchanting, effervescent family ballet, perfect for young and old alike. Delibes's irresistibly melodic score is performed by the English National Ballet's full orchestra.

Booking From:  Wednesday, 23rd July 2014
Booking Until:  Sunday, 27th July 2014 



Dancing On Ice - The Final Tour Wembley Arena
Dancing On Ice - The Final Tour

Jayne Torvill, Christopher Dean and ITV have announced that Dancing on Ice will end in 2014. This will be followed by the last ever Dancing on Ice tour - a spectacular live show that will be performed in arenas across the UK. The show features professional skaters from the Dancing on Ice TV show.

Wednesday, 23rd April 2014



The Tiger Who Came To Tea Lyric Theatre
The Tiger Who Came To Tea
Based on the picture book written and illustrated by Judith Kerr, and adapted for the stage.

Booking From:  Wednesday, 2nd July 2014
Booking Until:  Sunday, 7th September 2014
Running Time:  55 minutes
Matinees:  Tuesday to Friday 11am or 11.30am, Saturday and Sunday 10am and 12pm


Twelfth Night Re-imagined Regent's Park Open Air Theatre
Twelfth Night Re-imagined

Twelfth Night re-imagined for everyone aged six and over by William Shakespeare is comes to the Open Air Theatre - the perfect English summer treat for you and your children.

Booking From:  Saturday, 21st June 2014
Booking Until:  Saturday, 12th July 2014


Contact us for more information on how we can create the perfect outing for you and your family. 

 

 

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Happy New Year

Our Featured Venue this Month: Gielgud Theatre

ANGELA LANSBURY RETURNS TO THE WEST END

Left it to the last minute for Valentine's day?

MOIRA BUFFINI’S HANDBAGGED TRANSFERS TO THE WEST END

Cast Announcement for Jeeves and Wooster at the Duke of Yorks

ALEX JENNINGS NAMED AS NEW WILLY WONKA

I Can't Sing sneak peek!

Skylight starring Bill Nighy & Carey Mulligan

NEW SHOW: Made in Dagenham

Last Chance to see Ghosts

Last Chance to see We Will Rock You!

VIDEO: Miss Saigon - The Legendary Musical is Reborn

SHAKESPEARE IN LOVE CAST

REVIEW: Blithe Spirit

FEATURED: Savoy Grill

Last Chance to see . . . Closing this week

ALEXANDRA BURKE JOINS CAST OF HIT WEST END PRODUCTION OF THE BODYGUARD

Les Miserables Fun Facts & Figures

London Entertains is celebrating 10 wonderful years!

Dirty Rotten Scoundrels Gala Night

Dirty Rotten Scoundrels Gala Night

Dirty Rotten Scoundrels Gala Night

Easter 2014 theatre

Olivier Awards 2014

A sneak peek of the most anticipated return of the year: MISS SAIGON!

BBC Proms 2014

I Can't Sing to close 10th May

Billy Elliot celebrates 9th birthday with new cast

New: Video blogs from Miss Saigon

Billy Elliot will go on!

Alexandra Burke - "Queen Of The Night"

IRVING BERLIN’S WHITE CHRISTMAS

Lord of the Dance comes to the West End

Ronan Keating Joins The Cast of Once

King Charles III Transfers from the Almeida Theatre

STAR OF THE ORIGINAL US PRODUCTION OF THE SCOTTSBORO BOYS LEADS WEST END TRANSFER

MORE CASTING ANNOUNCED FOR MADE IN DAGENHAM

C A T S RETURNS TO THE CAPITAL FOR 12 WEEKS ONLY

Evita returns for 55 performances only

Liam Tamne joins Phantom of the Opera cast from September

INTERNATIONAL WICKED STAR JENNIFER DINOIA TO JOIN LONDON CAST

CASTING ANNOUNCED FOR BEAUTIFUL

NICOLE SCHERZINGER TO STAR IN ANDREW LLOYD WEBBER’S RECORD-BREAKING CATS

Beverley Knight and cast of Memphis the Musical prepare for London premiere

Disney's The Lion King Celebrates 15 years in the West End

Iconic Dallas star Linda Gray makes her panto debut

Nicole Scherzinger as Grizabella in CATS

MADE IN DAGENHAM OPENS

BEND IT LIKE BECKHAM on sale tomorrow

The Railway Children at Kings Cross Station

Take That Live 2015

THE SCOTTSBORO BOYS - NEW TRAILER‏

White Christmas the Musical: The Glamorous Opening Night

CATS Opening Night

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