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The oldest theatre on Shaftesbury Avenue was opened in December 1888, built with the proceeds of Cellier & Stephenson's proto-musical-comedy Dorothy. The Lyric has been a West End mainstay ever since, hosting transfers of hit shows such as Blood Brothers, Five Guys Named Moe, Burn This and Festen.
The nearest tube is Piccadilly Circus (Bakerloo/Piccadilly) and the theatre is served by the 14, 19, 22B, 38, 53, 88, 94 and 159 bus routes.
There are 7 events at this location
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A Christmas Carol
A star-studded West End cast led by Robert Lindsay as Scrooge and Alex Gaumond as Bob Cratchit join London Musical Theatre Orchestra for a concert staging of the musical version of Charles Dickens' festive fable with music by Alan Menken, lyrics by Lynn Ahrens, and book by Mike Ockrent and Ahrens.
An Evening With Mikhail Zhvanetsky
Russia's most famous living satirist arrives on the London stage with his signature leather briefcase filled with jokes and observations, delivering his entire routine in Russian.
Gower, Cowdrey & The Holy Bail
Former England cricket captains David Gower and Chris Cowdrey celebrate more than 40 years of friendship from schoolboy beginnings to Ashes-winning innings, sharing anecdotes and personal insights about the sport that shaped their lives.
- Directed by: Olivia Jacobs
- Written by: Julia Donaldson (book)
A musical adaptation of the beloved picture book by Julia Donaldson.
Fri 9 Dec
The Showstoppers: Improvised Musical
Audience suggestions become an all-singing, all-dancing show as the comedy troupe create a brand new musical from scratch at every performance.
- Directed by: John Maher (musical director)
- Written by: Adrian Grant (adapt)
A celebration of Michael Jackson and The Jackson 5 featuring top hits and some stunning multi-media razzmatazz.
What The Ladybird Heard
- Written by: Julia Donaldson (adaptation)
The Ladybird has a plan to prevent a prize cow from being stolen. Based on Julia Donaldson's popular children's book.