About 42nd Street

Winning both the Tony and Olivier Award for Best Musical in its original production, 42nd Street has returned to its original London home, the Theatre Royal Drury Lane, in a revival that promises to tap your blues away! Broadway’s biggest show takes up residence on the West End’s biggest stage with an all-singing, high-kicking cast of 50! Book writer and director of the 2001 Tony Award-winning revival, Mark Bramble (Barnum) returns to his directorial duties for this London revival, honouring the work of the original legendary director, Gower Champion. Featuring the famous songs “We’re In The Money”, “Lullaby of Broadway”, “Shuffle Off To Buffalo”, “I Only Have Eyes For You” and the title number, this toe-tapping score will lift your spirit and have you leaving the theatre on cloud nine.

Please note: Lulu will not be performing on the following dates - 16 May, 22, 23, 30 June.

WHO'S IN IT?: 42ND STREET CAST

The legendary Lulu plays Dorothy Brock. Tom Lister (Calamity Jane) portrays director Julian Marsh, Clare Halse stars as Peggy Sawyer, and Ashley Day  portrays Billy Lawlor. They are accompanied by a cast of over 45 of the West End’s best.

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What's the story?

Based on a novel by Bradford Ropes which was successfully adapted into a Hollywood motion picture in 1933, 42nd Street is the ultimate American Broadway dream. Following director Julian Marsh’s efforts to launch a new Broadway stage extravaganza in the height of the Great Depression, 42nd Street looks at show business through the eyes of a young dancer. When Peggy Sawyer steps off the bus in New York City, fresh from small-town America, she books a role in Marsh’s new production, just happy to have a job. But when the production’s leading lady, Dorothy Brock, is forced to withdraw from the production due to injury, our heroine finds herself stepping out of the chorus line and into the spotlight. Will a star be made overnight? Have Peggy’s wildest dreams come true on 42nd Street? 

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42nd Street Performance Dates & Times

You can book from 23-May-2018 to 29-Nov-2018

Mon
  • 19:30
Tue
  • 19:30
Wed
  • 14:30
  • 19:30
Thu
  • 19:30
Fri
  • 19:30
Sat
  • 14:30
  • 19:30
Sun
  • -

Important Information

Please note: Lulu will not be performing on the following dates - 16 May, 22, 23, 30 June.

Now Starring

Lulu
Dorothy Brock

42nd Street Soundtrack Playlist

Theatre Royal Drury Lane

Find out more about the venue for your show: Directions, Transport options and facilities.

Where is 42nd Street?

Catherine Street London WC2B 5JF
  • Nearest Bus stop: (Aldwych) 6, 11, 13, 23, 59, 68, 87, 171, 172, 188, RV1, X68
  • Parking: Drury Lane, Parker Street (5mins)
  • Nearest Night Bus: (Aldwych) 6, 23, 188, N11, N13, N26, N47, N68, N87, N89, N155, N171, N551
  • Nearest Tube: Piccadilly
  • Directions:

    (5mins) Go right on Long Acre; turn right into Bow Street and after 100 metres it will be on your left in Russell Street/Catherine Street.

  • Nearest Station: Charing Cross

Facilities

  • Air conditioned
  • Bar
  • Disabled toilets
  • Infrared hearing loop
  • Toilets
  • Wheelchair accessible