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 starring in West End shows in 2020
Danny Mac stars as Edward Lewis in the West end premiere of Pretty Woman: The Musical. 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, On the Town and the 2019 production of White Christmas. In 2016, he competed in Strictly Come Dancing making it to the final. He’ll star alongside Aimie Atkinson in Pretty Woman: The Musical, who previously played Katherine Howard in Six.
After winning an Olivier Award for playing Edna Turnblad, see Michael Ball reprise the critically-acclaimed performance in Hairspray at the London Coliseum. In recent years, he’s appeared in Les Miserables: All-Star Staged Concert, Chess and Sweeney Todd, but you’ll want to see Ball don the colourful dresses in this iconic role! Read more about Hairspray in the West End and get ready to see the upbeat musical.
Listen to the soulful sounds of Beverley Knight in the world premiere of The Drifters Girl at the Garrick Theatre from October 2021. She’ll play Faye Treadwell, the world’s first African-American female music manager who, along with her husband, managed vocal group The Drifters to global superstardom. You’ll want to see Knight in her latest role at what’s set to be an energetic musical.