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Posted on Wednesday 27th March 2024 at 16:00

Jimi Arundell

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Jimi Arundell

Gigantic Tickets World Theatre Day

World Theatre Day is an annual reminder of the importance of the theatre. From dance to drama, nothing compares to the visceral experience of seeing actors and performers on stage giving their all for the benefit of their adoring audience.

Join Gigantic Tickets as we raise the curtain on World Theatre Day, shining a spotlight on the best shows you could be enjoying in the coming weeks. Check out the special offers, plus a huge range of exciting musicals, theatre, concerts, and dance performances.

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OFFERS 

Cruel Intentions: The ‘90s Musical

The hit film is brought to the stage

Cruel Intentions: The ‘90s Musical

Based on the cult movie, Cruel Intentions: The ‘90s Musical is a radical reworking of the film from the producers of smash-hit Heathers the Musical. Manipulative stepsiblings Sebastian and Kathryn create a cruel bet to seduce their headmaster’s virtuous daughter. The entire high school is embroiled in their terrible scheme as their wicked plans get out of hand.

Currently, there is money off tickets for selected seats and shows.

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Back To The Future: The Musical

Are you telling me that you built a time machine... out of a DeLorean?

Back To The Future: The Musical

Back To The Future: The Musical tells the wild adventure of time traveller Marty Mcfly who is accidently flung back to the 1950s. Can he return to his own timeline without irrevocably changing the past? The blockbuster film is transformed into a stage show by the movie’s creators Bob Gale (Back to the Future trilogy) and Robert Zemeckis (Forrest Gump).

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Shrek: The Musical

The beloved animated movie is brought to the stage

Shrek: The Musical

Shrek: The Musical sees the hapless ogre and his best friend Donkey embark on an intrepid journey to save Princess Fiona from a fearsome fire-breathing dragon. Now showing at London’s legendary Eventim Apollo theatre.

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Guys And Dolls

One of the greatest musicals of all time.

Guys and Dolls

Guys And Dolls is the definitive musical. It includes such classic songs as “Luck Be a Lady”, “Sit Down You Are Rocking The Boat”, “Adelaide’s Lament”, “Guys & Dolls” plus more.

Take advantage of no booking fees for a limited time only.

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Matilda: The Musical

The classic children’s story is currently showing at the Cambridge Theatre

Matilda: The Musical

Matilda: The Musical captures the anarchic energy of the cherished children’s book by Roald Dahl. A special little girl discovers she has miraculous powers. Can she use them to escape her terrible school and uncaring family?

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Two Strangers (Carry A Cake Across New York)

A new hit musical showing at Criterion Theatre

Two Strangers (Carry A Cake Across New York)

Two Strangers (Carry A Cake Across New York) follows the madcap adventure of naïve Brit Dougal and hard-nosed New Yorker Robin. Stuck together as guests of an upcoming wedding, what could happen to the mismatched pair in the Big Apple?

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Harry Potter and the Cursed Child

Ten points for Gryffindor for this magical stage show

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child is an original story from J.K. Rowling, author of the original best-selling wizardly series of books. Join Harry, Ron and Hermione on a wild adventure once again at Palace Theatre in London.

Reduced pricing on specific seats and shows currently available. 

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TINA: The Tina Turner Musical

Celebrate the life and work of the incredible singer

TINA: The Tina Turner Musical

TINA: The Tina Turner Musical tells the real-life story of one of the world’s greatest singers. See her rise to fame, face down adversity and become a true icon. Including such huge anthems as “What's Love Got To Do With It”, “Proud Mary”, “Private Dancer” and “River Deep - Mountain High”.

Save up to 30% on ticket prices.

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MUSICALS

A Chorus Line

The musical masterpiece that revolutionised Broadway

A Chorus Line

Set in the mid-70s, A Chorus Line follows the story of seventeen performers vying for their place on Broadway’s centre stage. Based on the real experiences of dancers, it celebrates their ambitions, aspirations, and shattered hopes as they chase their dream.

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Cabaret

The award-winning musical set between the wars in Berlin

Cabaret

Cabaret reveals the wild nightlife of the KitKat Club. Following the horrors of The Great War, anything goes in Weimar Berlin. But dark forces are mounting, and can the liberal freedoms of the Jazz Age survive the rise of fascism?

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Hadestown

Where a song can change your fate

Hadestown

Hadestown takes you to the mythical Hellenic underworld where lovers seek to escape their terrible fates. The acclaimed Broadway musical phenomenon has won Grammy and Tony Awards which is now showing at the Lyric Theatre.

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Gruffalo

A musical adaptation of the classic picture book by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler

Gruffalo

Children’s favourite bedtime story Gruffalo is brought to life on stage. Mouse meets cunning Fox, eccentric Owl, and high-spirted Snake in the deep, dark wood. Can their tale of the great Gruffalo save Mouse from being eaten?

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Wicked

The magical musical is showing at The Apollo Victoria Theatre

Wiked

Discover the magical stories of two very different witches in the Land of Oz with Wicked. Winner of more than 100 global awards, Wicked is one of the most successful and popular musicals of all time.

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The Devil Wears Prada

A new musical based on the hit film

The Devil Wears Prada

The Devil Wears Prada sees journalist Andy find herself in the employment of Miranda Priestly, the most terrifying editor-in-chief of the fashion press. She begins to compromise her own principles as she’s seduced by the glitz and glamour, but how far will she go to rise to the top?

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PLAYS

A View From The Bridge

The gripping tale from Arthur Miller

A View From The Bridge

Dominic West, star of The Affair, The Wire and The Crown now takes the lead role in A View From The Bridge. He heads up an all-star cast in a story about sexual jealousy and scandal in Brooklyn’s close-knit Italian-American community. 

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Austentatious

Jane Austin like you’ve never experienced her before

Austentatious

Arts Theatre in London hosts Austentatious, the hilarious improvised show based on the work of the ground-breaking novelist Jane Austin. The award-winning smash-hit comedy sees the audience select the title whilst the comic actors rip the stories at the seams to concoct an entirely new riotous show as heard on BBC Radio 4.

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Long Day’s Journey Into Night

An unmissable theatrical staging of one of the greatest American plays of the 20th century

Long Day’s Journey Into Nigh

O’Neill’s Pulitzer Prize-winning play Long Day’s Journey Into Night is the deeply moving story of a dysfunctional family. Based on playwright Eugene O’Neill’s own experiences, it explores how addiction, jealousy and betrayal can break even the strongest bonds. 

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Stranger Things: The First Shadow

The hit horror series is brought to Phoenix Theatre

Stranger Things: The First Shadow

Stranger Things: The First Shadow is a new stage show set in Hawkins, the small town blighted by paranormal activity as seen on the immensely popular Netflix series. Set in 1959, a young Jim Hopper and teenage Joyce Maldonado are embroiled in a weird adventure sure to scare and delight. This takes the world of Stranger Things to a whole new dimension.

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The Picture Of Dorian Gray

A thrilling re-telling of Oscar Wilde’s sinister story

The Picture Of Dorian Gray

Emmy and Golden Globe-winning actress Sarah Snook stars in The Picture Of Dorian Gray. The classic tale from Oscar Wilde follows the darks deeds of libertine Dorian Grey, whose flawless beauty hides a terrible secret. This must-see production is adapted by Kip Williams, Artistic Director of the acclaimed Sydney Theatre Company.

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The Comedy Of Errors

Shakespeare’s shortest play held at Nottingham Castle

The Comedy of Errors

The Comedy Of Errors is a farcical story and the shortest play ever written by the Bard. A master and servant arrive on foreign shores, not knowing the port is hometown to both of their long-lost twin brothers. This hilarious romp is presented by a traditional all male cast at the grand grounds of Nottingham Castle.

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DANCE 

The Acrobatic Swan Lake

The global phenomenon comes to Sadler’s Well

The Acrobatic Swan Lake

The Acrobatic Swan Lake has stunned audiences around the world, and now it arrives in Islington. Created by China’s breathtaking Xi’an Acrobatic Troupe, this unforgettable cultural and athletic experience will dazzle and amaze.

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Scottish Ballet - A Streetcar Named Desire

Tennessee William’s tale of sex, greed, and madness like you’ve never seen it before

Scottish Ballet - A Streetcar Named Desire

Scottish Ballet - A Streetcar Named Desire is a dramatic and stylish reworking of the Tennessee Williams play. Southern belle Blanche DuBois seeks refuge with her sister Stella having lost the family fortune, only to be preyed upon by her brutish brother-in-law Stanley. This award-winning production returns to London for the first time since 2015 and follows a sell-out run of Coppélia in 2023. 

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Birmingham Royal Ballet: The Sleeping Beauty

See the spectacle at Sadler’s Well

Birmingham Royal Ballet: The Sleeping Beauty

Genius choreographer Sir Peter Wright presents Birmingham Royal Ballet: The Sleeping Beauty. The classic children’s fairy story is told by world famous dancers as accompanied by Tchaikovsky's glorious music played live. 

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Acosta Danza - Carlos Acosta’s Carmen

One of the most powerful operas ever written is given a Cuban twist

Acosta Danza - Carlos Acosta’s Carmen

Sadler’s Well stages Acosta Danza - Carlos Acosta’s Carmen. The classic tale is retold with added Cuban flair by a passionate dancing troupe. Tickets now on sale with Gigantic.

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CONCERTS 

Frank Skinner - 30 Years Of Dirt

See the master comedian  live on stage

Frank Skinner 30 Years if Dirt

Comedian Frank Skinner presents his hit show 30 Years Of Dirt at Gielgud Theatre for twelve nights only. It follows a sell-out run at the Edinburgh Fringe and the Lyric Theatre. 

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The Jungle Comedy Lock-in

For those that take their comedy seriously

The Jungle Comedy Lock-In

The Jungle Comedy Lock-in features the best in London’s stand-up talent. The 95 minute side-splitting show is a great place to discover the hilarious stars of tomorrow. 

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Jon Robyns

The actor-singer headlines his very own show

Jon Robyns

Join Jon Robyns in concert at His Majesty's Theatre. The West End’s leading man is the star of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s The Phantom Of The Opera. Now appearing in his first ever solo concert, he will also perform show tunes from his other roles in Memphis, Sister Act and Avenue Q. Plus many more of your favourite popular songs.

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