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Theatres & Shows 2017

Theatre & Shows – All include coach travel


Last updated 11th Aug 10.35


 Reader Trips: an american

AN AMERICAN IN PARIS - Dominion Theatre
With musical numbers like I’ve Got Beginners Luck, I Got Rhythm and I’ll Build A Stairway To Paradise this musical follows  Jerry Mulligan on an unforgettable journey through post-war Paris with a tale of friendship and romance


Shops + matinee
Oct 4th, Nov 1st, Dec 20th - £60.00


Evening show
Jan 23rd 2018- £60.00


Matinee no shops
Jan 10th 2018 - £60.00


Includes seat ssp £69.50

42ND STREET - Theatre Royal Drury Lane


Evening show
Sept 14th, Nov 9th - £56.00


Shops + matinee
Oct 25th, Nov 29th, Dec 6th, Dec 13th, Dec 27th - £57.00
Jan 24th 2018, Feb 7th 2018 - £57.00


Matinee no shops
Jan 10th 2018 - £56.00


Includes seat ssp £75.00



Reader Trips: 42nd Street



Reader Trips: larger motown image

The Songs, The Sound, The Story
MOTOWN THE MUSICAL - Shaftsbury Theatre

With just $800 borrowed from his family, Motown founder, Berry Gordy, goes from featherweight boxer to heavyweight music mogul, discovering and launching the careers of Diana Ross & the Supremes, Marvin Gaye, Stevie Wonder, Smokey Robinson, and many more. Discover the story of the legendary record label that changed music history, featuring an 18 piece orchestra playing 50 Motown tracks this is a musical sensation with real soul!


Shops + Matinee
Oct 19th, Nov 9th, Dec 7th, Jan 18th 2018 , Mar 22 2018, Apr 5th 2018- £62.00


Evening Show
Dec 14th - £60.00


Includes seat ssp £69.50

WICKED THE MUSICAL - Apollo Victoria 


Shopping and Matinee
Dec 2nd 2017, Apr 4th 2018 - £67.00


Includes seat ssp £69.50

 Reader Trips: Wicked

 Reader Trips: Les Miserables

LES MISERABLES   - Queen's Theatre
Set against the backdrop of 19th century France, the show tell an enthralling story of broken dreams and unrequited love, passion, sacrifice and redemption – a timeless testament to the survival of the human spirit


Shopping & Matinee
Oct 4th, Nov 29th - £69.00


Includes seat ssp £72.50



Shops + Matinee
Sat Oct 7th - £68


Includes seat ssp £69.50

Reader Trips: phantom new



Reader Trips: Annie 

ANNIE - Piccadilly Theatre

Evening show
Nov 16th, Dec 11th - £62.00


Shops + Matinee
Sept 14th, Nov 23rd - £62.00


Starring Miranda Hart until Sept 17th but please note the appearance of any artist cannot be guaranteed, no under 5s, includes seat ssp £69.50

DREAMGIRLS - Savoy Theatre
This musical charts the tumultuous journey of a young American female singing trio called The Dreams, as they learn the hard lesson that show business is as tough as it is fabulous and features the classic songs 'And I Am telling You I'm Not Going,' 'I Am Changing' and 'One Night Only.'   


Shops + matinee
Oct 18th , Nov 8th , Dec 6th - £64.00


Evening Show
Jan 18th 2018 - £63.00


Matinee, no shops
Jan 17th 2018 - £63.00


Includes seat ssp £72.50.  Please note Amber Riley will not perform on Wednesday evenings.


 Reader Trips: New dreamgirls image - reader

 Reader Trips: wind in

WIND IN THE WILLOWS Starring Rufus Hound, Denise Welch & Gary Wilmot - London Palladium
Stunningly brought to life in a spectacular new musical by Oscar winning screen writer Julian Fellowes come join Ratty, Badger, Mole and the impulsive Toad as they embark on a series of riotous adventures


Shops & matinee
Aug 15th - £57.50


Includes seat ssp £55

KINKY BOOTS - Adelphi Theatre
With songs by pop icon Cyndi Lauper, this show celebrates friendships and the belief that you can change the world when you change your mind.  Inspired by true events journey from a gentlemen’s shoe factory in Northampton to the glamorous catwalks of Milan


Shopping & Matinee
Aug 16th, Dec 13th - £65.00


Includes seat ssp £69.50

Reader Trips: Kinky Boots 



Reader Trips: lion king 

LION KING - Lyceum Theatre


Shops & Matinee
Oct 4th, Nov 15th, Dec 6th - £65.00


Evening Show
Sept 13th - £64.00


2018 dates
Matinee, no shops
Jan 17th 2018, Feb 7th 2018 - £64.00


School Holidays 2018
Evening Shows
Tues/Wed May 29th/30th 2018 - £66.00


Includes seat ssp £69.50/£72.50 summer hols

PLAY THAT GOES WRONG - Duchess Theatre
The drama society is putting on a 1920s murder mystery, but as the title suggests, everything that can go wrong… does! The accident prone thespians battle against all the odds to make it through to their final curtain call, with hilarious consequences!


Shopping + 5pm Matinee
Sun Nov 12th - £50.00


Includes seat ssp £46.50

 Reader Trips: play that goes wrong

Reader Trips: 5 guys named MOE 

FIVE GUYS NAMED MOE - Marbel Arch Theatre
Nomax is down on his luck.  Newly single and broke, he drinks his sorrows away.  But in a wild night that he’ll never forget Five Guys Name Moe are on hand to help him party his way back to the straight and narrow as you’re transported back to the enthralling jazz bars of the 1940s New Orleans and features the toe tapping hits of jazz legend Louis Jordan


Shopping + Matinee
Oct 12th - £49.50


Includes outer ring seat ssp £34.50

Special Prices now available
Disney's ALADDIN - Prince Edward Theatre

Featuring all the songs from the classic hit film and a whole world of exceptional performances and theatrical magic this show is a spectacle not to be missed


Sept 28th - £60.00
Jan 23rd 2018 - £60.00
School Holidays
May 28th 2018 - £65.00


Shops + Matinee
Dec 7th, Mar 8th - £60.00


Includes seat ssp £69.50/£75 peak


Reader Trips: aladdin j

 Reader Trips: Stomp

STOMP - Ambassadors Theatre
For 25 years this show has been shaking things up bringing audiences to life with its unique blend of comedy, dance and pure rhythm.  Using everyday objects, the performers will have your toes tapping and your adrenaline pumping


Shops + matinee
Sun Nov 12th - £47.00


Includes seat ssp £57.50

Mel Brooks brings his classic monster musical comedy to life in an all-singing, all-dancing stage production. Will professor Frankenstein run from his family’s tortured past or continue his grandfather’s experiments in the Transylvania castle? Come and find out


Shops + matinee
Nov 22nd, Dec 13th - £66.00


Includes seat ssp £69.50

  Reader Trips: Reader - Young Frankenstein

 Reader Trips: Dick Whittington

DICK WHITTINGTON - London Palladium
Starring Elaine Paige, Julian Clary, Ashley Banjo & Diversity, Gary Wilmot,  Paul Zerdin, Charlie Stemp and Nigel Havers
Hot on the heels of Cinderella and produced by the same team, pantomime returns to the Palladium for Christmas 2017 with an all-star cast, spectacular sets and plenty of laughs

Leisure + 5pm show
Sun Dec 10th - £61.00


Shops + 2.30pm show
Dec 15th, Tues Jan 2nd 2018 - £61.00


Evening show
Boxing Day Dec 26th - £60.00


Includes seat ssp £75. Recommended 5+

The perfect feel-good family comedy featuring all of your favourite sing-a-longs from the smash-hit film.  Join teacher Mr Maddens and his crazy assistant Mr Poppy at St Bernadette’s for the Nativity – musical version!


Matinee 1pm show
Dec 17th - £65.00


Includes seat ssp £56.25 and brief tour of London Lights.

Reader Trips: Nativity the Musical

 Reader Trips: matilda

MATILDA - Cambridge Theatre


Shops & Matinee
Nov 8th - £59.50


Includes seat ssp £67.50

MAMMA MIA - Novello Theatre


Shops + Matinee
Sept 14th, Nov 2nd - £57.00


Includes seat ssp £67.50

Reader Trips: New Mamma Mia

 Reader Trips: Evita

EVITA - Phoenix Theatre
This musical follows Eva Peron, wife of former Argentine dictator Juan Peron, on her journey from humble beginnings and political unrest through to extraordinary wealth, power and iconic status, which ultimately led her to be heralded as the ‘spiritual leader of the nation’ by the Argentine people


Shopping + Matinee
September 28th - £48.50


Includes seat ssp £65

RAIN - 50 YEARS OF THE BEATLES - London Palladium
Rain Performs the full range of The Beatles’ discography live onstage, including the most complex and challenging songs that the Beatles themselves recorded in the studio but never performed for an audience.  Sets include high definition screens and multimedia content, Rain brings the Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band album to life in its entirety


Shopping + Matinee
Sat October 7th - £99.00


Includes stall seat and coach.

Reader Trips: Rain

Reader Trips: thriller 125 wide

THRILLER LIVE - Lyric Theatre


Shops + Matinee
Sat Oct 21st - £60.00


Includes seat ssp £72.50

THE EXORCIST - Phoenix Theatre
There is something very wrong with Regan. But don’t worry, she’s not alone…..This play contains material which may shock and offend.  Recommended age guidance 18+


Leisure + Evening Show
Nov 14, March 1st 2018 - £57.00


Includes seat ssp £55.00

Reader Trips: Exorcist



Reader Trips: Matthew Bourne Cinderella - Reader 

This interpretation of the classic fairytale, has, at its heart, a true war-time romance.  A chance meeting results in a magical night for Cinderella and her dashing young RAF pilot, together just long enough to fall in love before being parted by the horrors of the Blitz.


7.30pm show
Jan 18th, Jan 25th - £73.50


Includes stall seat, ssp £59.00

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