Waitress, Come From Away, 9 to 5 The Musical, Tina: The Tina Turner Musical and Jesus Christ Superstar are just some of the hit shows announced for West End Live next week.

Now in its 15th year, West End Live is an annual event which showcases some of the best shows in London’s theatre-land, as well  as fun activities, merchandise stalls, refreshments and sing-alongs for theatre fans young and old.

Attracting thousands of theatre fans, the free event takes place on 22 – 23 June 2019 in London’s Trafalgar Square and will have performances from long running shows likes Wicked, Les Miserables & Thriller Live as well as new and upcoming shows such as The Illusionists, & Juliet, Heartbeat of Home, Falsettos and On Your Feet.

 

image of Cast of Bat Out Of Hell performing at West End Live 2017

Cast of Bat Out Of Hell performing at West End Live 2017 (c) Pamela Raith

 

The likes of Faye Tozer and Layton Williams from Everybody’s Talking About Jamie will be sharing a stage with stars such as John Owen Jones, Amber Davies from 9 To 5 The Musical and Lucie Jones from Waitress, who will also be performing her own songs on the Sunday with Nathan Amzi.

Producer Paul Taylor-Mills will curate an exclusive segment celebrating new musical writing, featuring excerpts from musicals first workshopped at MT Fest UK earlier this year.

The colourful showcase will culminate in a performance from Channing Tatum’s Magic Mike Live on Saturday 22 June, and the Best of Frankie Valley & The Four Seasons on Sunday 23 June 2019.

 

image of Crowds at West End Live 2017

Crowds at West End Live 2017 (c) Pamela Raith

Produced and organised by Westminster City Council and Society of London Theatre (SOLT), with support from the Mayor of London, West End Live will be hosted by Magic Radio presenters Emma B, Tom Chambers, Tom Price and Harriet Scott.

 

image of Trafalgar Square during West End Live 2017

Trafalgar Square during West End Live 2017 (c) Pamela Raith

 

Full list of shows performing at West End Live 2019

West End Live performance schedule

Disney’s Aladdin
The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole
Wicked
Everybody’s Talking About Jamie
On Your Feet!
Come From Away
The Phantom Of The Opera
Only Fools And Horses The Musical
Les Misérables
9 to 5 The Musical
Tina: The Tina Turner Musical
Mamma Mia!
Waitress
Fiddler On The Roof
Six The Musical
Matilda The Musical
Thriller Live
Jesus Christ Superstar
The View Upstairs
Heartbeat of Home
The Worst Witch
Magic Mike Live
Disney’s The Lion King
The Barricade Boys
& Juliet
Yummy
Ballet Boyz
Avenue Q
The Illusionists
Brooklyn The Musical
Falsettos

LISTING INFO

Date and Time:

Saturday 22 June: Performances from 11:00 – 17:00. 

Sunday 23 June: Performances from 12:00 – 17:00.

Gates open 45 minutes before performance start.

Location: Trafalgar Square, London, WC2N 5DN

Tickets: Free, no ticket required

Website: westendlive.co.uk