The Simon & Garfunkel Story at Lyric Theatre tickets
The Simon & Garfunkel Story at Lyric Theatre tickets

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About the show

After huge success at the Leicester Square Theatre in 2015, the internationally acclaimed The Simon & Garfunkel Story plays a strictly limited four West End performances at the Lyric Theatre. Revisit the 60s and listen to the songs and sounds of an era, in celebration of this singing-songwriting powerhouse.

The two-man-and-a-band musical show follows the highs and lows of folk rock band Simon & Garfunkel, marking the 50th Anniversary of the duo’s 1957 formation. Discover their true back story, beginning with their original band Tom & Jerry and going on to chart their bitter breakup. There's plenty of action in between, including their receiving 10 Grammy Awards and being inducted into the prestigious Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. The show culminates in a magnificent recreation of their Central Park concert of 1981.

Rediscover the group's most beloved songs, like “The Sound of Silence”, “Bridge Over Troubled Water”, “Mrs Robinson” and more.

The new production features direction from Dean Elliot (Buddy – The Buddy Holly Story) with lighting design by Nik Ryal and Dean Elliot. Sound design comes from Graham Penn and Chris Crowther, with video design by Josh Woods. It is produced by Maple Tree Entertainment and was originally directed by David Beck.

Adam Dickinson stars as Paul Simon alongside Kingsley Judd as Art Garfunkel. They are backed by a band that includes Leon Camfield (Bass), Adam Smith (Electric Guitar/Keyboards) and Mat Swales (Drums).

Don't miss this new chance to catch The Simon & Garfunkel Story when it plays limited Monday performances at the Lyric Theatre London.

Recommended for

Fans of Simon & Garfunkel will be amazed at the incredible likeness Philip Murray Warson and Charles Blyth conjure on stage.

Age Recommendations: Suitable for all ages.

Dates and times

Running time: 2 hours 15 minutes
Opened: 04 Sep 2017
Booking from: 30 Mar 2020
Booking until: 30 Mar 2020

Location and map

Lyric Theatre
29 Shaftesbury Avenue
London, W1D 7ES

4 Reviews Add review

Didn’t really know what to expect, but presumed it would be a play... it’s more like a narrated concert. The two guys playing Simon... More

chrisb14 1 review, 0 helpful votes


yvonneb3 1 review, 0 helpful votes

I'd give the show 4.5 stars but not sure technology permits that. Was very enjoyable.

victoriab15 1 review, 0 helpful votes

It was a brilliant uplifting show. Music and performance was excellent. Well worth seeing.

vinced 1 review, 0 helpful votes