Where to get the best Black Friday deals on theatre and musicals in 2021

Where to get the best Black Friday deals on theatre and musicals in 2021

Including AAA acts like Brian Cox, L.O.L Surprise, Toy Story and Cirque Du Soleil

Black Friday ticketing deals are your chance to get your hands on some of the most sought after shows for a cut-price deal. In the list below we've got speaking tours, top end productions for kids, and some of the finest spectacles in the UK.

These deals won't last long, so buy now to avoid disappointment.

Professor Brian Cox

National treasure and eternal optimist Brian Cox's live shows aim to replicate the wide-eyed wonder of his television shows, pairing entertaining discussions on the universe with genial humour and the former D:Ream keyboardist's likeable presence. Tickets for these shows are mostly sold out, so grab yours at 50% off before they're all gone.

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Where to get the best Black Friday deals on theatre and musicals in 2021

L.O.L Surprise Live

The L.O.L Surprise dolls are one of those childhood phenomena that adults can't hope to understand, but these selfie-taking figurines are almost as big as Pokemon was in the 90s. The live show takes the L.O.L craze to the next level, and features plenty of singing, dancing and conspicuous consumption to keep your tweens happy. And at two-for-one, tickets are a bargain.

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Hot Wheels Live at the OVO Hydro

Like cars? Ever wanted to see them OBLITERATED by a giant monster truck drenched in flames? Then this is the show for you. The OVO Hydro shows on the Hot Wheels tour are offering two free children tickets when you buy two adult tickets.

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Where to get the best Black Friday deals on theatre and musicals in 2021

Cirque Du Soleil: LUZIA

Cirque Du Soleil: LUZIA invites you to a celebration of Mexican culture with a panoply of the country's rich history. Tickets for the circus's latest smash hit are available at up to 30% off, and are well-worth purchasing if you like your show's packed with awe-inspiring feats.

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Toy Story Live In Concert

Top tip – never trust someone who doesn't like Toy Story, because they probably have no soul. It's an undeniable children's classic, and Toy Story: Live In Concert gives you the chance to watch it accompanied by a full orchestra. Tickets for this unique experience are available at up to 50% off. Just remember to bring some tissues for that emotional finale.

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Wicked: The Musical

Wicked: The Musical may be almost two decades old, but it's far from long in the tooth. This reframing of The Wizard Of Oz story still welcomes packed out audiences in London's West End thanks to its story of friendship and its catchy show tunes. Tickets for Wicked: The Musical are available for as little as £23.50.

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Cirque du Soleil: Luzia

The circus giants invite audiences to explore Mexico through sound, places and the power of their imagination.

Royal Albert Hall, London SW7

Tue 18 Jan

Prices to be confirmed / 020 7589 8212

Wed 19 Jan

Prices to be confirmed / 020 7589 8212

Thu 20 Jan

Prices to be confirmed / 020 7589 8212

…and 29 more dates until 27 Feb

Hot Wheels Monster Trucks Live

Immersive monster trucks experience.

The OVO Hydro, Glasgow

Sat 5 Mar

£96 / 0141 248 3000

Sun 6 Mar

£96 / 0141 248 3000

L.O.L. Surprise! Live

L.O.L. Surprise! Have announced that L.O.L. Surprise! LIVE VIP Party in collaboration with Visit Malta will be coming to The O2 from 15 to 17 February 2022 for their first ever London show. Produced by Carter Entertainment, this widely anticipated and innovative production, is inviting fans to stand out from the crowd and…

AO Arena, Manchester

Fri 11 Feb

£75 / 0844 847 8000

Sat 12 Feb

£75 / 0844 847 8000

Utilita Arena Birmingham

Fri 4 Feb

£15–£120.75 / 0871 945 6000

£7.50–£75 / 0871 945 6000

Sat 5 Feb

£15–£120.75 / 0871 945 6000

£7.50–£75 / 0871 945 6000

First Direct Arena, Leeds

Sat 19 Feb

£59 / 0844 248 1585

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Professor Brian Cox

Professor Brian Cox takes audiences on a journey through space and time. The particle physicist is best known for his popular BBC series Wonders of … and non-fiction titles including Why Does E=mc²? and The Quantum Universe.

3Arena, Dublin

Tue 6 Sep

€39–€66

Wed 7 Sep

€39–€66

AO Arena, Manchester

Thu 22 Sep

£47 / 0844 847 8000

Utilita Arena Birmingham

Sun 11 Sep

£37–£47 / 0871 945 6000

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…and at 9 other places

Toy Story: Film with Live Orchestra

Disney and Pixar’s “Toy Story” will be presented live in concert for the first time in the UK in 2022 with a nationwide tour. Toy Story in Concert will feature a screening of the ground breaking complete film with Oscar® and Grammy®-winning composer Randy Newman’s musical score performed live to the film. The “Toy Story…

Usher Hall, Edinburgh

Wed 16 Feb

£32.45–£72.05 / 0131 228 1155

Toy Story In Concert

Toy Story in Concert is a screening of the groundbreaking animated classic film with Oscar and Grammy-winning composer Randy Newman’s musical score performed live to the film by the Novello Orchestra, conducted by David Mahoney. The “Toy Story” films are beloved worldwide for their compelling characters, extraordinary…

Glasgow Royal Concert Hall

Tue 15 Feb

£72.05–£32.45 / 0141 353 8000

Toy Story In Concert

Age Guidance: 7+ Under 14s must be accompanied by an adult aged 18+ Disney and Pixar’s Toy Story will be presented live in concert for the first time in the UK in 2022. Toy Story in Concert will feature a screening of the ground-breaking complete film with Oscar® and Grammy®-winning composer Randy Newman’s musical score…

Theatre Square, Nottingham

Mon 21 Feb

£32–£68

Wicked

  • Directed by: Joe Mantello
  • Written by: Stephen Schwartz (music & lyrics), Winnie Holzman

Smash-hit musical that acts as a prequel to The Wizard of Oz, with L Frank Baum's characters brilliantly re-imagined as two young girls who grow up to fulfil their destinies as Glenda the Good and the Wicked Witch of the West.

Apollo Victoria Theatre, London SW1V

Tue 18 Jan

£19.50–£144.75 / 0844 871 3001

Wed 19 Jan

£19.50–£144.75 / 0844 871 3001

Thu 20 Jan

£19.50–£144.75 / 0844 871 3001

…and 267 more dates until 27 Nov

Wicked

Soon to celebrate its 15th Anniversary, Wicked, the West End and Broadway musical phenomenon, is already the 9th longest running musical in London theatre history. Winner of over 100 major awards, including three Tony Awards, two Olivier Awards and ten theatregoer-voted WhatsOnStage Awards (winning ‘Best West End Show’ on…

London Victoria, SW1W

Tue 18 Jan

£23–£170

Wed 19 Jan

£23–£170

Thu 20 Jan

£23–£170

…and 71 more dates until 13 Apr