Mythic at Charing Cross Theatre tickets
Mythic at Charing Cross Theatre tickets

Mythic tickets from £21.25

Tickets from £21.25

Overview

Mother and daughter relationships are far from easy, particularly in the teen years. It’s even worse for mum if that daughter is a Greek goddess and her rebellion involves dabbling in the hellscape of the Underworld. Brand new musical Mythic arrives at London's Charing Cross Theatre, bringing plenty of magic.

Young Persephone wants to forge her own path through life, but her mother Demeter has some huge expectations of her daughter. Persephone runs out of luck when she finds herself trapped in Hades with those who are much bigger and badder than herself. The Gods are all musicians, celebrates and politicians in this update of the classical myth.

Marcus Stevens and Oran Eldor are the writers of this new musical. Stevens (book and lyrics) is an actor, writer and director from America with a range of New York and regional credits to his name. Eldor is an Israeli composer who was worked for Sesame Street and has composed the music for stage musicals Damascus Square and Sex Today Love Tomorrow. Sarah O’Gleby directs and choreographs. She most recently choreographed the 2018 Tony Awards and Disney’s Frozen.

This is the world premiere of this American musical set firmly in the present yet inspired by the past, at the Charing Cross Theatre for a strictly limited run. The uplifting story about teenagers finding themselves is written as a musical comedy with plenty of pop-rock songs that capture the ups and downs of growing up. The musical runs from 1 October to 24 November 2018.

Recommended for

Audiences who want to see the newest of new musical theatre will do well to see this latest American import by an impressive creative team.

Age Recommendations: Recommended 12+

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Dates and times

Running time: TBC
Opened: 01 Oct 2018
Booking from: 20 Nov 2018
Booking until: 24 Nov 2018

Next available performances

DateMatineeEvening
Tuesday 20 Nov 2018--7:30pm
Wednesday 21 Nov 20182:30pm7:30pm
Thursday 22 Nov 2018--7:30pm
Friday 23 Nov 2018--7:30pm
Saturday 24 Nov 20183:00pm7:30pm
Monday 26 Nov 2018--7:30pm
Tuesday 27 Nov 2018--7:30pm

Location and map

Charing Cross Theatre
The Arches, Villiers Street
London, WC2N 6NG

19 Reviews Add review

Loved this new musical. Michael Mathers was superb in the role of Hades. Just the right amount of bad boy with a heart. The male e... More

donnahillman 5" 4', 24 reviews, 0 helpful votes

Great performances from a very talented and energetic cast. Unfortunately the actual musical itself was very average, though a co... More

jamesatwill 178, 121 reviews, 10 helpful votes

Some of the music was good. The concept was a little naff and some of the acting could have been better, but some nice voices and ... More

rochellebalboa 5"9, 118 reviews, 23 helpful votes

A very average run-of-the-mill musical in my opinion. Good performances from a fairly young cast but none of the songs remain mem... More

joc78 5"4, 290 reviews, 4 helpful votes

rukayacesar 5"7, 241 reviews, 50 helpful votes

There were good aspects of the show when looked at individually, but bringing it all together just didn't work very well for me. S... More

samfenton 5'10", 36 reviews, 1 helpful vote

annawissler 172, 52 reviews, 2 helpful votes

I liked it, a well told story, excellent singers.

sergioAraujo 160 reviews, 0 helpful votes

Some great voices, simple but effective staging, interesting concept.

chocoholics2005 4"10, 58 reviews, 0 helpful votes