Troubadour Theatre - Wembley

3 Fulton Road, Wembley, London, HA9 8TS GB

Starlight Express

Starlight Express Tickets

  • Opens: Saturday, 8 June 2024
    Booking until: Sunday, 16 February 2025
  • Running time: 2hr (approx). Incl. 1 interval.
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Starlight Express in London

Andrew Lloyd Webber’s legendary musical Starlight Express is back in town for 2024! A brand new production of the old favourite on stage in a purpose-built, specially designed Starlight Auditorium at the Troubadour Wembley Park Theatre venue. Performances begin on 8th June 2024.

A fresh new production of Starlight Express

The original production of Starlight Express wowed audiences at the Apollo Victoria Theatre in 1984, directed by Trevor Nunn and choreographed by Arlene Phillips. It ran for more than seven thousand four hundred performances before closing in early 2002. Billed as a fully immersive audience experience of speed, song and storytelling, it’s wonderful to see it back.

This is the second musical produced by Lloyd Webber Harrison Musicals, a fresh new partnership between Andrew Lloyd Webber and the respected West End producer Michael Harrison.

Lloyd Webber is delighted. As he said, “I am thrilled that Starlight Express will be powering down the tracks again. The world’s first truly immersive musical will this time be an experience like no other. Watch out for the big new plot twist and you will discover why steam power is the future of the railway.”

The Story of Starlight Express

The plot focuses on a child’s train set that comes to magical life, keen to become the world’s fastest train. But until he hears the legend of the Starlight Express, little Rusty has very little hope of winning the prize and winning the heart of the lovely first class carriage called Pearl.

A cast of forty people will zoom above and around the audience on roller skates as they sing their hearts out to classic Lloyd Webber tunes like 'AC/DC', 'Only He', 'Make Up My Heart', 'Light at the End of the Tunnel' and of course the iconic 'Starlight Express' itself.

Starlight Express cast and creative team

The cast will be announced soon. The creative team for this exciting new production will be led by acclaimed director Luke Sheppard (&Juliet, The Little Big Things), set designer Tim Hatley (Back to the Future), costume designer Gabriella Slade (SIX), video designer Andrzej Goulding (Life of Pi), lighting designer Howard Hudson (&Juliet) and sound designer Gareth Owen (MJ The Musical). Arlene Phillips who has been involved with the musical since its initial and first opening in London back in 1984 will be the creative dramaturg. Starlight Express will feature new orchestrations and musical supervision by Matthew Brind.

Starlight Express Official Theatre Tickets

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Starlight Express Ticket Information

  • Opens:

    Saturday, 8 June 2024

  • Booking until:

    Sunday, 16 February 2025

  • Running time:

    2hr (approx). Incl. 1 interval.

  • Age restrictions

    All ages. All children under 16 must have a valid ticket and be accompanied by an adult. Children under 3 will not be admitted.

  • Important Information

    1st Class Carriage Seats:
    Please note seats surround the main performance area and move during show. Entry to and from seats will be limited and restricted at times.
    Trackside Seats:
    Please note you are seated in a section close to the racing track. Entry to and from seats will be limited and restricted at times.
    Platform Seats:
    Please note these seats are close to the racing track. Entry to and from seats will be limited and restricted at times.

  • Cancellations & Refunds

    Once booked, tickets to Starlight Express are usually non exchangeable and non refundable as per our terms & conditions. In practice, however, we will do our best to accommodate your request as long as we are notified at least 48 hours before the performance. Please contact us for more information.

Next Performances for Starlight Express at the Troubadour Theatre - Wembley

Sunday 9th Jun 2024 5:30pm from £180.00
Wednesday 12th Jun 2024 7:30pm from £35.00
Thursday 13th Jun 2024 7:30pm from £35.00
Friday 14th Jun 2024 7:30pm from £35.00
Saturday 15th Jun 2024 2:30pm from £54.00 7:30pm from £35.00
Sunday 16th Jun 2024 1:00pm from £35.00 5:30pm from £35.00

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