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London Shows playing in October 2024

It’s autumn and London’s famous Plane trees are about to lose their leaves. The nights are drawing in, which means an evening performance involves all the glitter and glamour of bright city lights.

Tickets for Shows in October 2024

London shows on in October include multi-award-winning musicals designed to have you singing in your seats, and jukebox musicals to thrill the fans of some of the world’s greatest musicians. Don’t miss The Devil Wears Prada at the Dominion Theatre, Shrek The Musical at the Eventim Apollo, and Mean Girls at the Savoy Theatre, all of which are opening in October 2024. Which of the fabulous West End shows on in October will you see first? Something suitable for the family and kids? A laugh-out-loud comedy or a quality drama that leaves you wanting more?

October: a great time for London Theatre Tickets

Buy your West End show tickets here and prepare for the entertainment experience of a lifetime, whether it’s something from The Bard or a brand new playwright, something light and vivid or serious and dark. Theatreland’s unique atmosphere awaits you in all its entertaining glory.

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Vaudeville Theatre

4.8/5 - based on 218 reviews - (Read reviews) 4.8 218 reviews Tickets from £38.00
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It's on at the Vaudeville theatre. It's a quirky musical that has delighted thousands on a recent tour, and now it's due to thrill even more of us! The music, lyrics and book are by Toby Marlow and Lucy Moss, and it's a dazzler of a show. Welcome to Six, the most unexpected, deliciously bold celebration of girl power ever... starring King Henry 8th's six wives. What an extraordinary, fascinating show!
  • Booking until: Sunday, 3 November 2024
  • Running time: 1hr 20mins
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Apollo Victoria Theatre

4.7/5 - based on 5531 reviews - (Read reviews) 4.7 5531 reviews Tickets from £30.00
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Based on the 1995 Gregory Maguire novel, Wicked: The Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West, this multi-award winning show is packing the house to the rafters every night, dubbed Best Musical of the Decade by Entertainment Weekly.
  • Booking until: Sunday, 15 December 2024
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Shrek The Musical

Eventim Apollo

4.5/5 - based on 134 reviews - (Read reviews) 4.5 134 reviews Tickets from £24.00
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Join Shrek, our hilarious and spectacularly grumpy hero, as he enjoys the adventure of a lifetime, tasked with rescuing the lovely Princess Fiona from her tower prison which is guarded by a fierce fire breathing dragon. It’s silly, funny, romantic, dramatic… everything you could want from top class on-stage family entertainment.
  • Opens: Friday, 19 July 2024
    Booking until: Sunday, 5 January 2025
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Magic Mike Live!

London Hippodrome

4.9/5 - based on 27 reviews - (Read reviews) 4.9 27 reviews Tickets from £39.00

Conceived and directed by Channing Tatum, MAGIC MIKE LIVE is an unforgettably fun night of sizzling, 360-degree entertainment based on the hit movies.

  • Booking until: Sunday, 5 January 2025
  • Running time: 1hr 30mins (no interval)
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The Play That Goes Wrong

Duchess Theatre

4.7/5 - based on 1833 reviews - (Read reviews) 4.7 1833 reviews Tickets from £24.00
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After a smash hit UK tour this hilarious play, which has won numerous accolades from reviewers who have laughed themselves silly over it, returns to the West End. If you haven't seen it yet and you love classic British comedies like the TV series Fawlty Towers, this one's for you. Funny just doesn't do it justice!
  • Booking until: Sunday, 3 November 2024
  • Running time: 2 hours (incl. interval)
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Mean Girls

Savoy Theatre

Tickets from £23.00
Watch your back! The mean girls are beautiful. The mean girls are stylish, and popular, and enviable... but they are also seriously nasty, wild and vicious. You know you want to sit with them, but it's dangerous. When Cady arrives at a new school she finds it a lot wilder and scarier than the hot, wild animal-filled African Savannah where she grew up. Will she find her place in the strange new world of Illinois?
  • Opens: Monday, 10 June 2024
    Booking until: Sunday, 27 October 2024
  • Running time: 2 hours 30 minutes (including interval)
  • Playing at: Savoy Theatre
  • Booking until: Sunday, 27 October 2024
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The Devil Wears Prada

Dominion Theatre

Tickets from £30.00
Did you see the original movie of The Devil Wears Prada, the 2006 American comedy-drama? It was directed by David Frankel and produced by Wendy Finerman with screenplay by Aline Brosh McKenna. Originally inspired by the 2003 novel of the same name by Lauren Weisberger, now it's due on the West End stage, a massive treat for anyone who loves outrageous fun.
  • Opens: Tuesday, 1 October 2024
    Booking until: Saturday, 31 May 2025
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Matilda The Musical

Cambridge Theatre

4.7/5 - based on 1097 reviews - (Read reviews) 4.7 1097 reviews Tickets from £24.00
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The terrible parents of Matilda Wormwood, who is five years old, are completely uninterested in their daughter. But she’s a gifted child who taught herself to read at age three and devours both adults’ and childrens’ books from her local library with devilish joy. Matilda the Musical tells the story of this very special little girl and her battles against the weird world of grown-ups.
  • Booking until: Sunday, 15 December 2024
  • Running time: 2 hours 40 minutes
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ABBA Voyage

Abba Arena

4.9/5 - based on 245 reviews - (Read reviews) 4.9 245 reviews Tickets from £65.00
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ABBA Voyage is the long-awaited concert from one of the biggest pop acts of all time. Featuring a setlist of hit songs, see ABBA’s avatars accompanied by a 10-piece live band, at the custom-built ABBA Arena in London.
  • Booking until: Monday, 25 November 2024
  • Running time: 1 hour 30 minutes (no interval)
  • Playing at: Abba Arena
  • Booking until: Monday, 25 November 2024
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