Here’s Love London Love Culture’s guide to five shows heading to London that are on sale now…
Touching the Void, Duke of York’s Theatre: the play based on Joe Simpson’s memoir is set to arrive in the West End from the 9th November following its world premiere in 2018 and a run at Bristol Old Vic in March 2019. The production is directed by Tom Morris and has been adapted for the stage by David Greig.
Heartbeat of Home, Piccadilly Theatre: from the producers and director of Riverdance comes this dance show which combines traditional Irish, Latin, Hip-Hop, Afro-Cuban and Contemporary music and dance. It returns to London later this year following performances at the London Palladium in February.
King Hedley II, Theatre Royal Stratford East: starring Lenny Henry as smooth-talking hustler Elmore, August Wilson’s play begins performances on the 17th May for a limited run until the 15th June.
Falsettos, The Other Palace: the Tony Award winning musical is heading to The Other Palace from the 30th August. It tells the story of a modern family revolving around the life of a gay man Marvin, his wife, his lover, his soon to be bar mitzvahed son, their psychiatrist, and the lesbians neighbours.
The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole – The Musical, Ambassadors Theatre: based on the beloved and best-selling novel by Sue Townsend, the musical adaptation returns to London for a limited run at the Ambassadors Theatre from the 15th June. It features music and lyrics by Pippa Cleary and is directed by Luke Sheppard.
The Son, Duke of York’s Theatre: following a successful run at the Kiln Theatre, Florian Zeller’s play heads to the West End for a limited season from the 24th August.
Cinderella, English National Ballet, Royal Albert Hall: Christian Wheeldon’s interpretation of the classic fairy tale is performed by the English National Ballet at the Royal Albert Hall from the 6th until the 16th June.