Cheap West End Tickets


Representing the highest level of commercial theatre in the world, London's West End theatre has been home to world-class performing art and theatrical shows. The West End theatre is a term used to describe the mainstream theatre stages around the West End of London. The area is located in the central city that comprises of many tourist attractions like historic buildings, large businesses, shopping areas and entertainment venues. The main theatre district inside the heart of central London is called the Theatreland. The area comprises of almost forty venues from Kingsway and Regent Street in the east and west with Oxford Street and the Strand covering north and south respectively.


West End – The Beginning

The theatre district now known as the West End began developing in the start of 1800s. Beginning with Adelphi in 1806, many small theatres started opening around the area including the Lyceum Theatre that held its inaugural performance in July 1834. After relaxation for theatre performances were given through the Theatre Act of 1843, the West End theatre district gained pace and saw The Strand get another venue in April 1870 in the form of Vaudeville. Over the next few decades, the theatre district grew as reputable theatres like Comedy Theater, Savoy Theater and Criterion Theatre started opening around the area.


Top West End Productions

West End has been home to some of the most celebrated shows in the world. The world's longest running play, Agatha Christie's Mousetrap continues to play on West End at the St. Martin's Theatre, celebrating its sixtieth year since its debut at the Ambassador Theatre in 1952. On the other hand, the musical Les Miserables has been running for twenty seven years, becoming West End's longest running musical show. With over ten thousand performances, the world's most financially successful entertainment production, Phantom of the Opera, is West End's second longest running musical show and third longest show overall.  Other reputed shows that have been staged on West End include Jersey Boys, Wicked, The 39 Steps, There's a Girl in My Soup, We Will Rock You and the Women in Black.


The Live Experience

Witnessing a theatrical production at any West End stage is a delightful experience for all theatre lovers. The West End shows are renowned for their outstanding production standards. The shows are produced by dedicated world-class professionals who leave no stone unturned to bring the finest theatrical experience to the audiences. The state of the art theatre venues and facilities of West End also add to its repute, allowing audiences to enjoy breathtaking shows in a comfortable and luxurious setting.


This season, West End will continue to allure masses as it brings some of the best shows to the stages. Getting hands on West End tickets will allow audience to enjoy the upcoming shows such as Top Hat, The Mousetrap, Billy Elliot, Stephen Ward and the Full Monty. So make sure to witness your favorite shows live on West End stage this year for an unforgettable experience.

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