Cheap London Broadway Tickets – Here’s how to grab discount tickets for the best and biggest London theatre shows.
For theatre tickets to London shows and for tickets to all the latest musicals, plays and comedy such as Wicked, The Lion King or Les Miserables – you’ll find a range of brilliant offers right here! Not sure where to start?
The top prices in the West End can be daunting, but cheap theatre tickets abound in London… Terrified at the prices of theatre tickets in London? Worried that you can’t get tickets to a sold out play or the latest musicals? Or just a fan of a good discount? if you know how to get them. Here are tips on where to find them, as well as the best ways to score last minute tickets to sold out shows.
Cheap London Broadway Tickets
London is home to arguably the world’s best theatre scene, with millions of visitors flocking to the area to enjoy everything from blockbuster musicals to crowd-pleasing comedies, classic revivals and cutting-edge drama. You can join them with our selection of last minute theatre tickets.
London’s rich theatre history
Although the first purpose-built London theatres were found in East London and Southwark, its history can be traced all the way back to the 17th century, with the opening of the Theatre Royal on Drury Lane in 1663. The current building to hold that name is the fourth, and was opened in 1812.
Many of London’s theatres date back to the 19th or early 20th centuries, and are often filled with lavish neo-classical and art deco features. Today, London is home to almost 40 theatres, and continues to go from strength-to-strength, with a record breaking 14.5 million London theatre tickets sold in 2013.
• Discount Cheap London Broadway Tickets lastminute are a good start for finding substantial discounts to shows in the West End proper and a few larger theatres elsewhere.
• Also try the reliable non-profit Leicester Square ticket booth, aka Tkts. Located in Leicester Square’s Clocktower Building since 1980, with a second outlet at Brent Cross, it’s run by the Society of London Theatre and is several cuts above other, unofficial touts in the vicinity.
• Remember that from fringe theatres to the West End, virtually every show will have reduced price previews prior to opening night. However, bear in mind that the production will technically still be a work-in-progress.
Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?
Multi-Olivier winner Imelda Staunton stars in the late Edward Albee’s masterpieceWith timing both serendipitous and sad, this revival of Edward Albee’s most famous play was announced the week the 88-year-old titan of American theatre died. Imelda Staunton and Conleth Hill will star as Martha and George, a warring WASP couple who suck new college professor Nick and his wife Honey into their horrible personal war.
School of Rock – Cheap London Broadway Tickets
Whereas Jack Black is the star of the 2003 original film, it’s the kids that shine in this stage adaptation. The kids are really cute. And really talented. You would have to be an absolute monster to not be charmed and impressed by the little pipsqueaks. There are three child casts, who pluckily howl and strum their way through Lloyd Webber’s undeniably toe-tappin’ song list.
Agatha Christie’s brilliant whodunit is still packing out St Martin’s Theatre four decades after it was first staged here in 1974, making it the longest running show in the world, and for good reason. A countryside setting, a mystery murderer and a collection of highly suspicious characters ensure the audience is kept on the edge of their seats until all is revealed.
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night Time
Ultimately ‘Curious Incident’ is a tragedy about a family torn apart by the pressures of looking after their son. But this high quality, high tech adaption of Mark Haddon’s novel which follows Christopher Boone, the teenage ‘mathematician with some behavioural difficulties’ remains a thing of unbridled wonder.
An American in Paris – Cheap London Broadway Tickets
Packed full of jazz standards from George and Ira Gershwin, ‘An American in Paris’ is a musical to treasure. And this lavish, award-winning Broadway production is a chance to see it at its glitzy finest – toe-tapping dance routines, gorgeous costumes, and swirling romance unfold in the capable hands of acclaimed choreographer and director Christopher Wheeldon.
One of the world’s best – and best-loved – musicals, this Wizard of Oz prequel has been wowing London theatre-goers for more than a decade. It’s wickedly good, and a must for any lover of musicals. If you’ve not heard Defying Gravity performed live, then you really should give it a go.
London Musical Tickets
Cheap London Broadway Tickets for a London musical offer you a night of unforgettable entertainment. Visiting the West End is a memorable experience, there is nothing like the excitement of being in a theatre, getting to sing along and soak up the atmosphere. Watching musicals in London, live on stage, makes you feel part of the show. Mamma Mia, The Lion King and Phantom of the Opera are just a few of the spectacular West End shows you can now see. Make a night of it with musical and dinner tickets, or a hotel package. Take advantage of this fantastic opportunity, order now, collect the tickets on the night or get them delivered. At Theatre Tickets Direct you get London musical tickets to see top shows at affordable prices!