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If you’re an ABBA fan (and let’s face it who isn’t) London is the place to be right now. With 4 different ABBA shows to choose from we are spoilt for choice this summer! Whether you want to see the iconic musical MAMMA MIA, the ground-breaking virtual experience ABBA VOYAGE, the new comedy play THE WAY OLD FRIENDS DO or immerse yourself in the world of Mamma Mia with MAMMA MIA THE PARTY. There really is something for everyone right now.
Having recently celebrated its 24th anniversary in London’s West End, MAMMA MIA! Is the ultimate feel-good musical. With music and lyrics by ABBA’s Benny Andersson and Björn Ulvaeus. Featuring all of ABBA’s timeless hits including the classics such as ‘Dancing Queen’, ‘Honey Honey’, ‘Gimme! Gimme! Gimme!’ and ‘Does Your Mother Know’. This combined with a contemporary love story from British playwright Catherine Johnson, this musical makes for a fun night out for all.
The show follows the story of Sophie Sheridan as she prepares for her upcoming wedding on a sunny Greek Island. Things become a lot more complicated when she discovers her mum’s old diary and realises that she may have 3 possible father and then of course she invites all three men to her wedding!
MAMMA MIA! Continues to delight sold out audiences’ night after night and remains one of the West Ends most popular shows. Book your MAMMA MIA theatre tickets now online or visit our box office. We guarantee this musical with have you singing and dancing the whole way home! Now playing at the Novello Theatre.
See ABBA on stage in a concert 40 years in the making. ABBA VOYAGE is a production that blends cutting-edge technology, spectacular lighting and some of the most popular and loved songs ever written.
In a stunning, purpose-built arena, one of the most popular music groups in history as digital avatars. Agnetha, Bjorn, Benny and Anni-Frid have created the kind of concert they always wanted as digital versions of themselves backed by a brilliant live band.
It’s the greatest ABBA performance the world has ever seen. Book ABBA VOYAGE tickets now!
THE WAY OLD FRIENDS DO
A new comedy about devotion, desire and dancing queens.
THE WAY OLD FRIENDS DO is playing at the Criterion Theatre for a strictly limited run following a previous run at the Park Theatre in the spring.
Written by and starring Ian Hallard, this world premiere is directed by Mark Gatiss (Sherlock, Dracula, Doctor Who, The League of Gentlemen). Cast includes Donna Berlin (Doctors), Sara Crowe (Olivier Award winner for Private Lives), Andrew Horton (Jupiter’s Legacy), Rose Shalloo (Malory Towers), and Anton Tweedale (The Mousetrap, West End). Featuring the voices of Miriam Margolyes and Paul O’Grady.
In 1988, two school friends tentatively come out to one another: one as gay, the other – more shockingly – as an ABBA fan. Nearly thirty years later, a chance meeting sets them on a brand-new path and they decide to form the world’s first ABBA tribute band – in drag! But can their friendship survive the tribulations of a life on the road which includes platform boots, fake beards and a distractingly attractive stranger?
Simultaneously tender and funny, this heartfelt story will appeal to anyone who understands how it feels to be a fan: of ABBA or of anyone. Book THE WAY OLD FRIENDS DO tickets now online or at our box office. Now playing at the Criterion Theatre.
MAMMA THE PARTY
Discover Björn Ulvaeus’ production of MAMMA MIA THE PARTY at London’s O2 Arena. This theatrical dining experience is a night out like no other. Feel transported to the island of Skopelos to DANCE, DINE & HAVE THE TIME OF YOUR LIFE. As the sun sets, you’ll take your seats at Nikos’ family-run taverna where you’ll enjoy a delicious four course meal before dancing the night away at a glittering ABBA disco. This is your dream Greek holiday, right in the heart of London. Find yourself lost in a fabulous world as a warm romantic and funny story is performed all around you. Explore the glorious décor, which served as the backdrop to the iconic Mamma Mia films and now dazzles guests’ night after night.
Featuring ABBA’s legendary music and a hilarious new story adapted by Sandi Toksvig you will be taken from dinner to dancing and find yourself lost in a fabulous dream world for the night.
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