Parkers guide to the best shows coming to the West End

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No visit to London’s West End is complete without a trip to see one of the latest musicals or plays at one of the many theatres, which is why we’ve produced a guide to some of the best shows you need to check out in the next few months.

9 to 5 the Musical

9 to 5 the Musical brings the brilliant music of country legend Dolly Parton to life on stage.  Featuring a story based on the 1980 film of the same name, the show is a hilarious story of friendship, gossip and revenge and stars Bonnie Langford, Natalie McQueen, Amber Davies and Brian Conley.

The show is now at the Savoy Theatre until 31st August 2019, with tickets on sale now. More info can be found at https://9to5themusical.co.uk/

Little Miss Sunshine

The road to happiness is a bumpy ride. Based on the Oscar-winning film, Little Miss Sunshine is a new musical comedy from Tony Award-winners James Lapine and William Finn.

Little Miss Sunshine is an uplifting, modern classic which celebrates the quirks of every family, the potholes in every road, and the power of overcoming our differences.

The show is coming to the Arcola Theatre from 1 April and tickets are on sale now. More information can be found at https://www.littlemisssunshinemusical.com/home

Fiddler on the Roof

Fiddler on the Roof moves to the West End’s Playhouse Theatre, following its revival at the Menier Chocolate Factory, with director Trevor Nunn giving Joseph Stein, Jerry Bock and Sheldon Harnick’s classic musical a new lease of life.

Andy Nyman stars as Tevye, a Jewish man working hard in Russia to ensure that he raises his five daughters with traditional Jewish customs at the turn of the 1905 revolution.

The show is coming to the Playhouse Theatre from 21 March and tickets are now on sale. More information can be found at https://goo.gl/Kacjp2

Mary Poppins

Later this year Disney fans will have the chance to see classic Mary Poppins live on stage. Relive your childhood with the tale based on the much-loved children’s books by P. L. Travers and the 1964 Disney film of the same name. The show blends the original stories with the acclaimed film to create a new and iconic stage adventure.

The show will be on at the Prince Edward Theatre and more information can be found at https://goo.gl/qptvuv