Dial up the camp-o-meter as Priscilla Queen of the Desert comes to London in an all new West End musical.
Book your Priscilla Queen of the Desert tickets and get ready to dance the night away. This smash-hit musical features classic disco numbers It’s Raining Men, I Love the Nightlife, Go West, Hot Stuff and Gloria Gaynor mega-hit I Will Survive.
Based on the Oscar® award-winning film Priscilla Queen Of The Desert The Musical tells the story of Tick, Bernadette and Adam, a glamorous Sydney-based performing trio who agree to take their show to the middle of the Australian outback.
With a dazzling array of outrageous costumes, combined with high-energy dancing and oodles of camp, this road trip comedy of self discovery is a sensational journey to the heart of fabulous.
Priscilla Queen of the Desert opens at the Dominion Theatre in February 2022.
What is Priscilla Queen of the Desert about?
Priscilla Queen of the Desert is a smash hit musical that tells the story of two drag queens and a transgender woman, who sign up to perform their hit show in the unlikeliest place – Alice Springs, a remote town in the Australian desert.
As they leave the surrounds of cosmopolitan Sydney aboard their battered old bus, Priscilla, the three friends come to the forefront of a comedy of errors, encountering a number of strange characters, as well as incidents of homophobia, while widening their comfort zones and finding new horizons.
Priscilla Queen of the Desert is adapted from the 1994 Oscar winning film, The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert. It has a book by Stephan Elliott and Allan Scott. Music is from various artists.
Priscilla premiered to critical acclaim at the Lyric Theatre in Sydney Australia in 2007 where it ran for 1 year, before transferring to the Regent Theatre in Melbourne. It then transferred to New Zealand before returning to Sydney for its final performances.
The West End production opened at the Palace Theatre in London on 10 March 2009 running until 31 December 2011. Key cast members for the London production in the role of Mitzi/Tik were Jason Donovan, Ben Richards and Richard Grieve (Emmerdale, Home & Away). Since leaving the West End Priscilla Queen of the Desert has toured the UK where it has been rapturously received in many towns and cities. The show is due to tour in 2019 with Joe McFadden and Duncan James sharing the role of Tik.
The show has proved an international hit with a year long run on Broadway in 2012, National US tour, productions in South America, Europe and South Asia.
★ ★ ★ ★ “THE GREATEST DISCO ANTHEMS EVER TO FILL A DANCE FLOOR” – THE TELEGRAPH
★ ★ ★ ★ “THE BEST FEEL-GOOD SHOW SINCE MAMMA MIA!” – SUNDAY EXPRESS
Reviews of Priscilla Queen of the Desert★ ★ ★ ★ "THE GREATEST DISCO ANTHEMS EVER TO FILL A DANCE FLOOR" - THE TELEGRAPH
★ ★ ★ ★ "THE BEST FEEL-GOOD SHOW SINCE MAMMA MIA!" - SUNDAY EXPRESS
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Venue InformationDominion Theatre, 268-269 Tottenham Court Road, London, W1T 7AQ
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