For decades London's West End has hummed with the tunes of musical theatre. Audiences from around the world flock to the capital to see the hottest shows on stage, from award winning masterpieces like The Phantom of the Opera, to spectacular musicals for the whole family, such as Disney's The Lion King.
Offering compelling stories and songs that are guaranteed to get stuck in your head, West End musicals remain some of the most sought-after of all London theatre tickets. Check below to see which shows our customers are loving right now, and filter by date and time for the best availability during your visit. If you’d like curated recommendations from the SeatPlan team visit Best musicals in London.
The Lion King
Disney’s spectacular musical features stunning puppetry and an unforgettable score by Elton John. Best for age 6+.
Hear the people sing in the world's longest-running musical, which has been in the West End since 1985.
My Fair Lady
The classic story about a Cockney flower girl and an uptight professor is back in London for a truly loverly summer!
Dance the night away to ABBA’s greatest hits at the hilarious West End musical that inspired the film.
Disney's classic tale of a magical nanny and the mischievous Banks children is practically perfect family entertainment. Best for age 7+.
Moulin Rouge! The Musical
Enter a world of excess and faded glamour at this extravagant jukebox musical, based on Baz Luhrmann’s film.
The Phantom of the Opera
Andrew Lloyd Webber’s sensational musical has been enchanting audiences since 1986 with its haunting tale of love and obsession.
Frozen the Musical
Experience Disney's modern classic on stage in this spectacular musical, featuring hit song “Let It Go”. Best for age 6+.
Tina: The Tina Turner Musical
Discover the life and career of a global superstar in this electrifying show, featuring hits "Proud Mary" and "River Deep Mountain High".
The electrifyin’ musical is back in London, ready to woo audiences with hit songs “Greased Lightning”, “Summer Loving” and more.
Discover the untold story of the witches of Oz, with spellbinding songs, a powerful story and incredible visual spectacles. Best for age 7+.
Pretty Woman: The Musical
The stage adaptation of the classic 1990 film continues to enchant West End audiences, accompanied by Bryan Adams' powerful music.
Get Up, Stand Up! The Bob Marley Musical
Celebrate Bob Marley’s extraordinary legacy in this jukebox musical, featuring “No Woman No Cry”, “Three Little Birds” and more.
The Book of Mormon
From the creators of South Park this outrageous, multi-award winning musical tells the hilarious story of two naïve Mormon missionaries.
The Drifters Girl
Beverley Knight stars in this toe-tapping musical about trailblazing manager of The Drifters, Faye Treadwell.
Elf! the Musical
Discover the true meaning of Christmas with Santa’s most enthusiastic elf in this playful family musical, based on the hit film.
Matilda the Musical
Tim Minchin's mischievous musical adaptation is a hilarious, heart-warming modern classic for the whole family. Best for age 6+.
Back to the Future the Musical
Great Scott! The legendary time-traveling comedy is back in this brand new musical adaptation that will delight the entire family.
Dear Evan Hansen
The Olivier Award-winning musical about mental health, social media, and growing up continues to wow audiences in London.
Only Fools and Horses the Musical
Join Del Boy and Rodney for a spot of South London charm in the West End, created by Paul Whitehouse and Jim Sullivan.
Come From Away
The remarkable true story of 7,000 stranded passengers in Newfoundland at the time of 9/11 continues to inspire West End audiences.
Shakespeare’s star-crossed lover writes her own destiny in this hit jukebox musical, featuring songs from Britney, Bon Jovi, and more.
Boasting some of the most memorable songs in musical theatre, Rodgers & Hammerstein’s romantic classic returns to London.
Six the Musical
Henry VIII’s embattles ex-wives reign over the West End with their fist-pumping histo-remix.
Disney's Beauty and the Beast
Disney's tale as old as time welcomes you to be its guest, as the spellbinding musical arrives in London this summer.
A daring revival of the hit musical welcomes audiences to 1930s Berlin, via the immersive Kit Kat Club.
Oh, what a night! This toe-tapping jukebox musical fills London with the sounds of Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons.
Count your blessings! Beverley Knight and Jennifer Saunders star in the heavenly, hilarious musical about a disco diva who joins a convent.
Andrew Lloyd Webber works his magic on a brand new version of Cinderella featuring an exciting, modern heroine.
The Choir of Man
Experience the ultimate pub lock-in in London, thanks to nine normal guys with incredible voices - and a real bar on stage!
Bonnie & Clyde
The infamous outlaw couple’s story is told in this thrilling cult classic musical, receiving its first West End production.
Kathleen Marshall’s 5-star hit production of the classic musical returns to London for a second, strictly limited season.
Heathers The Musical
Join the students at Westerburg High as they fight their way to the top of the social hierarchy in this adaptation of the cult classic film.
Showstopper! The Improvised Musical
Enjoy a hilarious one-night-only musical premiere at every show, co-created by you, the audience!
Lin-Manuel Miranda’s hugely popular musical Hamilton follows the life of Alexander Hamilton, one of the Founding Fathers of America.
The hilarious, feel-good adaptation of the 2001 film bend and snaps its way back to London this summer.
Sunday in the Park with George
Jake Gyllenhaal and Annaleigh Ashford reprise their critically acclaimed roles in Stephen Sondheim's musical about art and obsession.
Children will love seeing Pongo, Perdi and their litter of pups on stage in this new musical adaptation. Under 4s not permitted.
Disney’s hit musical about young newspaper vendors in NYC makes its long-awaited debut in a new immersive production.
Frequently asked questions
Other long-running musicals in London include The Phantom of the Opera, which opened in 1986, and The Lion King and Mamma Mia!, which have both run for 23 years in London, since 1999.