Here’s our Monday digest of the 5 new shows Stagedoor users are most excited to see this week (10 June – 16 June)
Runs from 14 June until 31 August at the London Coliseum
Fresh from a successful run on Broadway On Your Feet, the new musical that celebrates the inspiring story of Gloria and Emilio Estefan, makes its West End debut at the London Coliseum.
Runs from 14 June until 5 July at the Southbank Centre
Another hit Broadway musical to be making its London premiere this week is Craig Lucas and Adam Guettel’s The Light in the Piazza. A love story set in sunny Florence in 1953 the production is directed by Daniel Evans and stars
four-time Grammy winner Renée Fleming as well as film and television star Dove Cameron.
Runs from 15 June until 12 October at the Ambassadors Theatre
First seen at the Menier Chocolate Factory in 2017 this lovable musical, based on Sue Townsend’s best-selling book, comes to the West End bringing with it buckets of charm, angst and hilarity.
Runs from 14 June until 22 June at Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre
Following the success of last years The Turn of the Screw, Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre once again reunites with English National Opera this Summer on the operatic retelling of the Grimm Brothers’ fairytale, directed by Timothy Sheader and written by Engelbert Humperdinck.
Runs from 12 June until 27 July at the Bush Theatre
The Bush continues it’s Passing the Baton series, this time with Caryl Phillips’ Strange Fruit, a play inspired by Ibsen’s ‘Ghosts’ about two men entangled in differing cultures as well as their father’s legacy.
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