Celebrities appearing on stage in the West End
Take a look below at celebrities from stage and screen who will be performing in shows across London theatres. From British national treasures to Hollywood superstars, London’s West End has it all! Book now to see your favourite celebrities on stage over the next few months.
Celebrities to star in the West End
Wendell Pierce will reprise his performance as Willy Loman from the Young Vic production. His previous stage credits include Broadway shows of The Piano Lesson and Serious Money, as well as producing Clybourne Park which went on to win best play at the 2012 Tony Awards. He is perhaps best known for starring in television series, including Suits and The Wire.
Starring in White Christmas later this year, Danny Mac will play Bob Wallace in the seasonal production. Making his West End debut in 1999 playing Gavroche in Les Miserables, Mac has continued to perform in musicals ever since, starring in Wicked, Sunset Boulevard and On the Town. In 2016, he competed in Strictly Come Dancing making it to the final. Mac returns to the West End for the first time since Strictly to appear in White Christmas.
Rylan Clark-Neal will make his West End debut playing the role of ‘The Critic’. After competing in The X Factor, Clark-Neal has become one of Britain’s most loved TV and radio presenters, hosting The Xtra Factor and Big Brother’s Bit on the Side.
Tointon returns to the West End to star in The Man in the White Suit. Having appeared on television programmes including Eastenders and Strictly Come Dancing, her West End credits include Pygmalion, Absent Friends and a Royal Shakespeare Company production of Twelfth Night.
Best known as playing Roxy Mitchell in the BBC soap opera alongside Samantha Womack as Ronnie Mitchell, Simons will star in Everybody’s Talking About Jamie as Miss Hedge. Her previous theatre credits include The House on Cold Hill in 2019, and a national tour of Legally Blonde in 2017.
Best known as one half of comedy duo French and Saunders, Jennifer Saunders will return to the West End as Madame Arcati in Blithe Spirit at the Duke of York’s Theatre. Her previous theatre credits include Lady Windermere’s Fan, but for this production you’ll be able to see Saunders take on the role of an eccentric clairvoyant in an inventive comedy! Don’t miss out on seeing one of Britain’s brightest comedians and book your tickets now.
The British comedian will make his West End debut in the stage adaptation of Upstart Crow at the Gielgud Theatre from February 2020. He will reprise his television performance as William Shakespeare as he tries to find inspiration for his latest play.