They’ve made the stage theirs as these stars put on dazzling performances in front of adoring crowds.
Some of the UK’s most well-known names are performing now in the West End and you can snap up tickets to see them.
All the news of upcoming shows will be listed here, but let’s look at five of the biggest stars in West End theatre right now to whet your appetite.
The actor is much-loved across British TV and cinema, to add to his stage reputation. He’s starred in hit films Postman Pat and Rush since rising to fame through the cult hit series Green Wing.
However, Mangan has been performing on stage since the early 90s and has a well-known love for theatre. He studied at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art, so it’s no surprise he went on to be nominated for a Tony award.
Currently appearing in Private Lives, Stephen Mangan has the versatility and depth to portray serious or comedic roles astutely.
You might know him as Moriarty from the TV series Sherlock, which won countless accolades. In that role, he proved to the nation what a marvellous actor he is.
You can’t be typecasted when you possess such brilliant acting ability, however, as he aims to deliver with his performance in the new show Vanya.
You can get tickets for the show, an exciting one-man performance, as it opens in September.
Yes, the chart-topping singer Lily Allen is now a West End performer. Not only that, but her portrayals have won her plenty of fans and praise from critics so far. In fact, she was nominated for an Olivier Award for her first West End lead role.
It’s understandable why so many are excited about her performance in The Pillowman, a gripping dark comedy that is showing now.
We’re sure you’re going to love this follow-up role from Allen, and her stage career is “on the right track”, she’s “on to a winner”.
Everybody knows David Tennant from his role in Doctor Who, the world-famous BBC sci-fi series, but the Scottish actor has been performing on stage since 1989.
He’s appeared in some classic shows too; as part of the Royal Shakespeare Company’s production, he has portrayed many of the most iconic roles known to the stage, a remarkable achievement by this true talent.
Taking on another of Shakespeare’s characters, David Tennant plays Macbeth well into 2024.
Another icon who has gone from music to theatre, Nicole Scherzinger has worked under Andrew Lloyd Webber before and will do so again in Sunset Boulevard.
The American has a passion for the stage, evident from her academic days studying theatre and dance.
Such is her skillset, she’s been able to carve out wonderful acting roles to complement her famed singing ability.
We know that you’re as excited about these names as we are. Why not treat a loved one to the gift of theatre with Theatre Tokens? Enjoy a special show and show someone you care.