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

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About the show

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 15 December 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+

Dates and times

Running time: TBC
Opened: 01 Oct 2018
Booking from: 14 Dec 2018
Booking until: 15 Dec 2018

Location and map

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

39 Reviews Add review

saracasalengua 160cm, 68 reviews, 0 helpful votes

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 ensemble... More

donnahillman 5" 4', 37 reviews, 1 helpful vote

gracejohnson 5”6, 21 reviews, 1 helpful vote

Such a fun show. Well worth getting the album.

jamesflockhart 5''11, 223 reviews, 16 helpful votes

jamesflockhart 5''11, 223 reviews, 16 helpful votes

rukayacesar 5"7, 299 reviews, 56 helpful votes

doonakebab 5'10", 189 reviews, 4 helpful votes

A really brilliant little musical! Very impressive, catchy songs and excellent performances. I really enjoyed it.

bryonyjameson 5"7, 120 reviews, 2 helpful votes

jamesflockhart 5''11, 223 reviews, 16 helpful votes