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West End Theatre District

London, England
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London's Broadway covers everything that smacks of theater and performance is here including concerts, sporting events, musicals and stage performances.
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  • Average4%
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Nice neighborhood with great surroundings for the theater buff. Obviously take the time to see some London productions! Also near India House I'd you'd like to see the fine architecture with India symbolism incorporated.

Thank caddy1071
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Royal Theater was the 1st West End theater opened in 1663 and for years were limited to two on drama until the 19th C. when other theatres like the Adelphi in 1806 opened to perform melodrama with music. It's interesting to note that censorship...More

Thank T-Bird1974
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What's to say? You're in the most prestigious theatre district in the World. Broadway's nice, yet you cannot negate that there are theatres in the west end that are as old as the US itself.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have seen several plays in the West End on our previous visits to London. This time we walked around taking in the sights and sounds - it was late Friday afternoon and the place was buzzing despite the rain. Too early for performances but...More

Thank AshleyAzavedo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The best known place for the lovers of theatre in London . It is here that the lovers of the theatre world of London come. The legends of artists have performed here and the hallowed theatre here is still holds the same magic . The...More

Thank kamakshi2015
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visiting this area brings excitement and energy to any body who wishes feel and experience the multicultural entertainment area.Full of life!

Thank Mehmoodmewat
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I went to the Alaadin to see what miracle is. If there is no theater, the purpose of living in human life is reduced

Thank Ahmet_gokcay
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Saw the musical. It was good. We purchased discount tix from a central discount place located in the district. Worth seeing a live performance

Thank 4frtravelling
Reviewed 17 May 2017

No trip to London would be complete without walking through the West End theatre district. I loved looking at the old theatres, each of which has its own character, both inside and out as well as its own history. Hopefully, you will get to attend...More

Thank Monica T
Reviewed 8 May 2017

The theatres here offer so many choices. We saw a show here and after that had dinner, walked around and soaked in the vibrant atmosphere . Had an enjoyable evening.

Thank nellielim
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Soho
The go-to district for a good time in London, Soho
hosts a wealth of world-class theatres and a
compelling lineup of cafes, restaurants, pubs, bars,
and clubs. At Soho's core is London's original Red
Light District and the epicenter of the LGBT scene –
and thus the city's hottest nightlife. For shopping
enthusiasts, Soho is not only the home of London's
greatest concentration of boutique shops, but also the
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Kristy C
Not many theaters where i live, but as an American planning a trip to London, I understand that going to the theatre is a must to experience what it truly is like to be a Londoner. For the purpose of planning an itinerary, how much time should i set aside for a performance? I understand that times may vary for different plays, but maybe an estimate would help me? Thank you, and i look forward to visiting your beautiful city.
6 February 2017|
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Response from eddieleeds1972 | Reviewed this property |
I would set aside 3 hours - evening shows do have an interval of about 20 minutes in which time drinks are served. Certainly some great shows on in London at the moment. Enjoy and safe journey ...
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Ann T
Im planning a trip to see a show or 2 in april 2017, There will be me my son (17) and my 3 year old. what is the most cost effective way of buying a decent seat at the lion king , wicked, or aladdin? should i buy them now via a website or just wait and buy from a vendor? if so which one? cheers :) any advice aprpeciated :0 x
23 January 2017|
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Response from Noel W | Reviewed this property |
i use lastminute - theatre as you often get good discounts and other offers of a ticket plus meal etc. definately recommend jersey boys before it closes. good luck
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Kabrams1618
Trying to decide between the comedy about a bank robbery or the play that goes wrong. Any suggestions? We are going tomorrow.
6 August 2016|
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Response from Margaret G | Reviewed this property |
The play that goes wrong is very funny a friend went to see it last week enjoy!
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