The world’s biggest celebration of musical theatre, West End LIVE will this year take place on 20 and 21 June, returning to its home in London’s Trafalgar Square.
The always popular event returns for its 11th year, West End LIVE is a unique theatrical festival when the cast from the top shows perform for free in Trafalgar Square it features performances from the West End’s world famous musicals and an exclusive line-up of appearances from some of the London stage’s favourite stars.
More than 500,000 theatre fans attended 2014’s West End LIVE, enjoying a packed weekend of performances from long-running musicals Wicked, Billy Elliot The Musical and Les Misérables to previews of high profile productions due to hit the West End and The Royal Opera House Chorus, conducted by the legendary Placido Domingo.
When: Saturday 20th (11-6pm) and Sunday 21st (12-6pm) June 2015
Where: Trafalgar Square – enter via the North East and North West corners Cost: FREE ENTRY – this event is NOT ticketed
West End LIVE is a very popular event and access is operated on a ‘first come’ basis with further access granted as people leave. Queues are to be expected throughout the day and occasionally the Square will reach full capacity. At this point the organisers will have to stop access to the event temporarily until space opens up.
Saturday 20 June
11.00 THE COMMITMENTS
11.15 BILLY ELLIOT THE MUSICAL
11.25 CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY
11.50 SUNNY AFTERNOON
12.05 MEMPHIS THE MUSICAL
12.20 MATILDA THE MUSICAL
12.30 MISS SAIGON
12.45 THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA
13.00 LES MISÉRABLES
13.15 BEAUTIFUL – THE CAROLE KING MUSICAL
13.35 MAMMA MIA!
13.50 JERSEY BOYS
14.25 SHREK THE MUSICAL
14.35 THRILLER LIVE
15.00 SEVEN BRIDES FOR SEVEN BROTHERS
15.20 SYLVIA YOUNG THEATRE SCHOOL
15.50 WEST END GOSPEL CHOIR
16.05 AMERICAN IDIOT THE MUSICAL
1625 ELF THE MUSICAL
16.40 STILES & DREWE’S THE 3 LITTLE PIGS
16.55 THE DREAMERS
17.50 LET IT BE
Sunday 21 June
12.00 WHAT’S IT ALL ABOUT? BACHARACH REIMAGINED
12.20 DISNEY’S THE LION KING
12.30 THE COMMITMENTS
13.05 MATILDA THE MUSICAL
13.15 THRILLER LIVE
13.40 BILLY ELLIOT THE MUSICAL
13.50 MEMPHIS THE MUSICAL
14.20 JERSEY BOYS
14.55 LET IT BE
15.15 WEST END MASTERCLASS
15.35 AMERICAN IDIOT THE MUSICAL
15.50 AVENUE Q
16.05 WEST END KIDS
16.30 SHOWSTOPPER! THE IMPROVISED MUSICAL
16.55 THE WEST END CABARET
17.45 LORD OF THE DANCE – DANGEROUS GAMES
For more information, visit the West End LIVE website here
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