New Wimbledon Theatre

New Wimbledon Theatre
93 The Broadway, London, SW19 1QG

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The Edwardian theatre (complete with golden winged statued atop its dome) includes both the 1670-seater main theatre and the 80-seater 'black box' New Wimbledon Studio. It has been hosting plays and pantomimes since 1910, with the likes of Ivor Novello, Noël Coward, Robin Williams and John Cleese gracing its stage between now and then. Well known for its pantomimes, it secures big hitters for its productions, including, most admirably, Henry ‘The Fonz’ Winkler.

Closest tube stations: Wimbledon – District Line, South Wimbledon – Northern Line.

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Ben and Holly's Little Kingdom

  • Directed by: Richard Lewis
  • Written by: Mani Svavarsson (music)

Richard Lewis' adaptation of the award-winning television animation set in a miniature world of fairies, elves and insects. The production features original music by Mani Svavarsson, with original lyrics by Matt Lewis.

Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story

  • Directed by: Rob Bettinson
  • Written by: Alan Janes

Celebrate the man and the music as the popular touring production of the rock musical rolls into town again.

Tue 24 Jan 2017

£20.40–£41.40 / 0844 871 7646

Wed 25 Jan 2017

£20.40–£41.40 / 0844 871 7646

…and 2 more dates until 28 Jan 2017

La Cage Aux Folles

Georges and the dazzling drag artiste Albin, star of la Cage aux Folles, live an idyllic existence in the heart of St Tropez. But behind the curtains of this sparkling extravaganza, all may be about to change. Georges’ son Jean-Michel announces his engagement to the daughter of a notorious right-wing politician determined…

Tue 14 Mar 2017

£17.90–£53.90 / 0844 871 7646

…and 2 more dates until 18 Mar 2017

The Carpenters Story

  • Directed by: Phil Aldridge

Theatre show telling the tale of the brother/sister duo, featuring all the songs that made The Carpenters a legend in the world of music.

Sun 30 Oct

£21.40–£27.40 / 0844 871 7646


  • Directed by: Gillian Lynne
  • Written by: Andrew Lloyd Webber (music)

One of Andrew Lloyd Webber's most successful musicals, in a production directed by Trevor Nunn, goes on tour.

Mon 7 Nov

£15–£45.50 / 0844 871 7646

Tue 8 Nov

£15–£45.50 / 0844 871 7646

Wed 9 Nov

£15–£45.50 / 0844 871 7646

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CATS - Musical Theatre Workshop

Cats: Musical Theatre Workshop Sat 12 Nov, 10.30am-12.30pm Develop your musical theatre skills at this workshop based on the record-breaking hit show, Cats. For ages 7-11 years Running time: 2 hrs

Sat 12 Nov

Cirque Berserk

A large-scale family circus show with jugglers, acrobats, aerialists, dancers, musicians and stuntmen. Highlights include Hercules the strongman, award-winning clown Tweedy and a hair-raising motorcycle routine from Globe of Death.

Thu 16 Feb 2017

£15–£29 / 0844 871 7646

The Close Up Show

An intimate evening of close-up magic, trickery and sleight of hand, with three skilled magicians.

Fri 4 Nov


£18.15 / 0844 871 7646

Ellen Kent's La Bohème

Puccini's romantic opera is staged traditionally, directed by Ellen Kent and starring international soloists.

Tue 14 Feb 2017

£22.40–£45.40 / 0844 871 7646

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Following its smash hit run at London’s Dominion Theatre, Bill Kenwright’s production of Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice’s Evita is set to thrill audiences once again across the UK. Telling the story of Eva Peron, wife of former Argentine dictator Juan Peron, Evita follows Eva’s journey from humble beginnings through to…

Tue 21 Feb 2017

£17.90–£49.40 / 0844 871 7646

Wed 22 Feb 2017

Thu 23 Feb 2017

…and 2 more dates until 25 Feb 2017

Gangsta Granny

  • Written by: David Walliams

The world premiere performance of David Walliams' Gangsta Granny book, about a Friday night with Granny that ends up being more exciting than expected. Presented by the Birmingham Stage Company (Horrible Histories).

Tue 1 Nov

£24.40 / 0844 871 7646

…and 2 more dates until 5 Nov

Him and Me: Jack Whitehall & Michael Whitehall

Outrageous storytelling from father and son.

Sun 20 Nov

Hotel for Criminals

A masked criminal stalks a posh Parisisn hotel in Richard Foreman and Stanley Silverman’s musical.

Mon 24 Oct


£18.15–£19.80 / 0844 871 7646

Tue 25 Oct


£18.15–£19.80 / 0844 871 7646

Wed 26 Oct


£18.15–£19.80 / 0844 871 7646

…and 3 more dates until 29 Oct

The Johnny Cash Roadshow

Cash tribute from singer-songwriter Clive John.

Thu 17 Nov

£21.25–£22.75 / 0844 871 7646

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Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

  • Directed by: Bill Kenwright
  • Written by: Tim Rice (lyrics)

Bill Kenwright's production of the Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber musical returns, with X Factor winner Joe McElderry starring as the boy with the troublesome coat.

Just Sing: Sister Act 2016

Just Sing: Sister Act Sat 3 Dec, 10.30am – 12.30pm A fun workshop for all the family, sing the songs from this smash hit comedy musical. For all ages. Running time: 2 hrs

Sat 3 Dec

Justin's Party

BAFTA-award winning character actor Justin Fletcher presents a family-friendly mix of games, jokes, songs and plenty of surprises.

Mon 6 Mar 2017

Tue 7 Mar 2017

Kevin And Karen

Strictly Come Dancing professionals and husband-and-wife duo Kevin and Karen Clifton perform the waltz, cha cha, fox trot, tango and salsa, with a supporting cast of dancers and a 12-piece band.

Sat 17 Jun 2017

£35.90–£48.90 / 0844 871 7646

Laughing Boy Comedy Club presents

Laughing Boy presents 2 nights of outstanding comedy from some of the countries best up-and-coming stand-ups, and some familiar faces too. Tue 27 Sep: Sean Walsh, Kerri Goldiman, Jack Carrol, Ellie Taylor and Holly Walsh. Wed 28 Sep: Nathan Caton, Ivo Graham, Phil Wang and Jamali Maddix. Tthis is an exclusive chance to…

Fri 27 Jan 2017

Fri 17 Feb 2017

Fri 31 Mar 2017

…and 4 more dates until 28 Jul 2017 back to top

Lord of the Dance

  • Directed by: Michael Flatley
  • Written by: Gerard Fahy

The Irish dance phenomenon created by Michael Flatley returns.

Tue 28 Feb 2017

£40.15–£48.65 / 0844 871 7646

Wed 1 Mar 2017

£40.15–£48.65 / 0844 871 7646

Thu 2 Mar 2017

£40.15–£48.65 / 0844 871 7646

…and 3 more dates until 5 Mar 2017

Mercury: The Ultimate Queen Tribute

Winners of the National Tribute Awards 2013, Mercury have firmly established themselves as one of the world’s most authentic tributes to Queen. The show includes fantastic and authentic performances of the most popular Queen hits such as Bohemian Rhapsody, Radio Ga Ga, We Are The Champions, We Will Rock You and many more.

Sat 11 Mar 2017

More Miller Magic

The music of the legendary Glenn Miller, including 'In the Mood', 'Tuxedo Junction', 'At Last', and more.

Sun 19 Mar 2017

Motown's Greatest Hits: How Sweet It Is

Celebrating over 50 years of Motown music with tributes to The Four Tops and The Temptations, Stevie Wonder, the Jackson 5 and many more.

Sun 12 Feb 2017

My First Ballet: Cinderella

A carefully produced ballet telling the story of Cinderella, with a narrator to help introduce and engage young children to the art of ballet.

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Nights on Broadway - The Bee Gees Story

The Bee Gees were three brothers who, from singing close harmony as children, grew to become world superstars by their early twenties. They went on to be acknowledged as some of the greatest song writers in history. The Bee Gees Story - Nights On Broadway present a tribute to the Bee Gees through a fantastic performance…

Play In A Day Workshop

Work with a professional director to develop skills of ensemble storytelling and stagecraft, and create your very own spooky tales to send shivers down the spine of the audience! Only £20 with promocode FIREWORKS at checkout.

Sat 5 Nov


£25 / 0844 871 7646

Psychic Sally: Call Me Psychic

New show from Sally Morgan.

Wed 31 May 2017

The Red Shoes

New production, from acclaimed choreographer Matthew Bourne, of Hans Christian Andersen's fairytale 'The Red Shoes'.

Tue 11 Apr 2017

£19.40–£50.90 / 0844 871 7646

Wed 12 Apr 2017

£19.40–£50.90 / 0844 871 7646

Thu 13 Apr 2017

…and 2 more dates until 15 Apr 2017

Santa Claus and the Christmas Adventure

It's chaos at Santa HQ – Rudolph's done a runner and those mischievous elfs are being naughty. So it's up to you to help Santa sort things out, and you may well get something in return …

…and 20 more dates until 24 Dec back to top

The Simon & Garfunkel Story

The story of one of music's most compelling duos.

Wed 10 May 2017

£26.15–£28.40 / 0844 871 7646

Sister Act: BLOC

X Factor winner Alexandra Burke plays sassy diva Deloris Van Cartier, who hides out in a convent after witnessing a crime and gets back into some righteous habits, in Alan Menken's feel good and funky musical. Curve Leicester's production is directed and choreographed by Strictly Come Dancing judge Craig Revel Horwood.

Mon 28 Nov

£17.90–£56.90 / 0844 871 7646

Tue 29 Nov

£17.90–£56.90 / 0844 871 7646

…and 3 more dates until 3 Dec

The Sound of Music

The hills are alive! Nope, not a terrifying warning of malevolent geographical sentience, but the rallying call of a much-loved family musical. Follow the adventures of hapless Maria and her heartwarming larks against the backdrop of encroaching Nazis, live on stage.

Tue 25 Oct

£17.90–£48.90 / 0844 871 7646

…and 2 more dates until 29 Oct

The Sound of Music

  • Directed by: Martin Connor

Bill Kenwright presents Rodgers & Hammerstein's musical tale of a young nun who joins the Von Trapp family and gets a lot more caught up in their life than she thought. Featuring the BBC's Over the Rainbow winner Danielle Hope.

Tue 25 Oct

£17.90–£48.90 ( £15–£45) / 0844 871 7646

Wed 26 Oct

£17.90–£48.90 ( £15–£45) / 0844 871 7646

Thu 27 Oct

£17.90–£48.90 ( £15–£45) / 0844 871 7646

…and 2 more dates until 29 Oct back to top

Special Effects Makeup Masterclass

Special Effects Makeup Masterclass Thurs 27 Oct, 10.30am-12.30pm & 1.30pm– 3.30pm Learn to create gory special effects with a professional stage & screen make-up artist. For ages 11-16 years. Running time: 2 hrs

Swan Lake - RSBS

Performed by The Russian State Ballet of Siberia Accompanied by a live orchestra The Orchestra of the Russian State Ballet The greatest romantic ballet of all time is brought to life by Tchaikovsky’s haunting and unforgettable score. From the impressive splendour of the Palace ballroom to the moon-lit lake where swans…

Sat 11 Feb 2017

That'll Be the Day

Step back in time with a brand new edition of the popular touring show, and hear rock'n'roll hits from the 50s, 60s and 70s.

Sun 29 Jan 2017

£22.40–£28.40 / 0844 871 7646

Thoroughly Modern Millie

Based on the 1967 film of the same name, Thoroughly Modern Millie is the tale of a young girl's quest to become a modern woman in the bustling city of New York.

Tue 17 Jan 2017

£17.50–£47 / 0844 871 7646

Thu 19 Jan 2017

£17.50–£47 / 0844 871 7646

…and 2 more dates until 21 Jan 2017

Whitney: Queen Of The Night

A celebration of the music and life of Whitney Houston. This award-winning production features a stellar line up with rising West End star Rebecca Freckleton.

Wed 8 Mar 2017

£22.90–£27.90 / 0844 871 7646

  • Directed by: Javier de Frutos
  • Written by: Moira Buffini (lyrics)

A new adaptation of Lewis Carroll's Alice in Wonderland which takes the action into the modern world. Young Aly becomes Alice in online happy place, but the real world and cyber space begin to collide in ways she didn't expect. Presented by Damon Albarn and Moira Buffini.

Tue 2 May 2017

£21.40–£51.90 / 0844 871 7646

Wed 3 May 2017

£21.40–£51.90 / 0844 871 7646

Thu 4 May 2017

…and 2 more dates until 6 May 2017

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