Here are our top picks of shows to catch over the next month.
Whether it be online or in-person, on tour or in the West End, there’s something for everyone!
Moulin Rouge! The Musical
West End, Piccadilly Theatre - 12 November 2021 - 28 May 2022 - Get tickets
Fresh from Broadway, the stage adaptation of Moulin Rouge The Musical opens in the West End this November! Liisi LaFontaine stars as Satine and Jamie Bogyo set to play Christian. They’re joined on the cast by Elia Lo Tauro as Santiago, Sophie Carmen Jones as Nini, Simon Bailey as the Duke, Jason Pennycooke as Toulouse Lautrec, Johnny Bishop as Baby Doll, Zoe Birkett as Arabia, Timmika Ramsay as La Chocolat and Clive Carter as Harold Zidler. Get tickets here.
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Lin-Manuel Miranda directs a big screen adaptation of the semi-autobiographical story from RENT composer Jonathan Larson, following an aspiring composer called Jon who is working as a waiter while attempting to break into musical theatre. Andrew Garfield will lead the cast with Vanessa Hudgens, Alexandra Shipp, Robin de Jesus, Joshua Henry, Bradley Whitford and Judith Light. Available from 19 November. Watch online (Subscription required) here.
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A darkly comic examination of a modern relationship, Emma Hemingford’s Flinch is to return for a new UK tour this November. Hemingford plays wannabe actor Jess while Benjamin Aluwihare plays up-and-coming trader Mark. Get tickets here.
Manchester, Hope Mill Theatre - 24 November 2021 - 16 January 2022 - Get tickets
Playing from 24 November, this new revival is sure to be a hit. A musical retelling of L. Frank Baum's The Wonderful Wizard of Oz, the cast features Cherelle Wiliams as Dorothy, Tarik Frimpong as Scarecrow, Llewellyn Graham as Tinman, Jonathan Andre as Lion, Cameron Bernard Jones as The Wiz, Anelisa Lamola as Addaperle, Bree Smith as Aunt Em / Glinda, Ashh Blackwood as Evillene and Kofi Dennis as Lord High. Get tickets here.
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The hit musical Six will see a big cast change this month! Current Queens Jarneia Richard-Noel, Courtney Bowman, Natalie Paris, Alexia McIntosh, Sophie Isaacs and Danielle Steers will play their final show on 14 November before a cast takes over from 16 November: Catherine of Aragon, Amanda Lindgren as Anne Boleyn, Claudia Kariuki as Jane Seymour, Dionne Ward-Anderson as Anna of Cleves, Tsemaye Bob-Egbe as Katherine Howard and Meesha Turner as Catherine Parr. Get tickets here.
The Drifters Girl
London, Garrick Theatre - 4 November 2021 - 26 March 2022 - Get tickets
Beverley Knight stars in this new biopic musical as Faye Treadwell, manager of The Drifters who, together with her husband George Treadwell, turned the group into a global phenomenon. Joining her are Tosh Wanogho-Maud Ben E King, Tarinn Callender Johnny Moore, Adam J Bernard George Treadwell and Matt Henry Clyde McPhatter. Get tickets here.
London, The Other Palace - 25 November 2021 - 20 February 2022 - Get tickets
Heathers the Musical returns to London again for a new run at The Other Palace. Reopening the venue after 18 months dark, casting for the production is to be confirmed. Get tickets here.
Beauty And The Beast
Edinburgh, Edinburgh Playhouse - 21 October 2021 - 27 November 2021 - Get tickets
Courtney Stapleton leads the cast of the new UK tour of Beauty & The Beast which spends this month in Edinburgh. Based on the 1991 animated film of the same name, the new tour spectacularly reimagines the original Broadway production using the latest theatrical innovations. Get tickets here.
The Addams Family musical
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Based on the iconic characters created by Charles Addams, The Addams Family musical returns for a brand new UK tour! The cast will be led by Joanne Clifton and Cameron Blakely who play the roles of Morticia and Gomez Addams respectively. Get tickets here.
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A timeless romantic comedy to warm hearts of all ages, White Christmas features the classic songs Blue Skies, Sisters, I Love A Piano, Count Your Blessings (Instead of Sheep) and the most famous festive song of all, White Christmas. Sally Ann Triplett stars in this new tour. Get tickets here.
Dorian: A Rock Musical
stream.theatre - 31 October 2021 - 28 November 2021 - Get tickets
After a previous stream in the summer, this digital production returns. Filmed at a site-specific secret location in the heart of Mayfair, Ruby in the Dust Theatre’s Dorian brings a modern twist to Oscar Wilde’s classic novel with a score propelled by influences from Bowie to Brecht. Get tickets here.