Monday, March 1

Latest news on rescheduled dates for West End and touring Musicals

Updated 3rd March 2021 : to help make things a little easier for you with the current Covid-19 guidelines we have listed all the latest updates we have  for upcoming and rescheduled West End  and touring musicals . 
 
Please check back regularly as we will be  updating this page on a daily basis as we receive more news 
 

WEST END MUSICALS

Andrew Lloyd Webber's new version of Cinderella starring Carrie Hope Fletcher at the Gillian Lynne Theatre  is now scheduled to open on 14th July 2021.

- A new UK production of Anything Goes from Tony-winner Kathleen Marshall  starring Robert Lindsay, Felicity Kendal, Gary Wilmot  and Megan Mullaney will open at the Barbican  with performances now scheduled to run from 5th June  - 22 August  2021 followed by a short tour to Dublin, Salford, Southampton and Edinburgh.

&Juliet at the Shaftesbury Theatre is currently booking from 28th May 2021 to 23 February 2022 .

Back to The Future - The Musical  will open at the ADELPHI THEATRE in London West End on 14th May and run until  13th February 2022

-  Chichester Festival Theatre has moved its 2020 season to next year

Come From Away is now booking at the Phoenix Theatre from 18th June to 18th December, 2021.

Dear Evan Hansen reopening has been put back to 2021 with  new dates still TBA

Everybody's Talking About Jamie is planning to reopen with social distancing from 17 May 2021.

Frozen starring Samantha Barks as  ice Princess Elsa with Stephanie McKeon playing her sister Princess Anna has delayed its opening with previews which were due to start on  April 2nd at the Theatre Royal Drury Lane with an official opening night on April 14th. New dates on sale soon,

Hairspray the musical starring Michael Ball, Paul Merton, Rita Simons and Marisha Wallace  is now scheduled to  open on April 22nd, 2021 running for 19 weeks until 30th August. 

Hamilton the Musical  returns to London on 15th May 2021. Tickets now on sale.

-   Hello, Dolly! The new West End production  has been postponed until 2022 due to Imelda Staunton's Netflix filming commitments on The Crown.

- Jersey Boys is booking from 2nd June- 31 October at London's Trafalgar Theatre

 -  Jesus Christ Superstar special concert staging is running at Regent's Park Open Air Theatre for 70 performances only from Friday 14 August for six weeks to 27th September. There will be  reduced capacity down to 390 seats

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat starring Jason Donovan and Jac Yarrow at the Palladium has moved to next year with tickets now on sale

Les Miserables Musical  at the Sondheim has postponed its reopening until 29th May with tickets  now on public sale

- Les Miserables Staged Concert will play a limited run for eight weeks at the Sondheim Theatre in London's West End, from December 5th 2020.  Performances  have now regrettably been cancelled up to and including 14th  February 2021

Magic Mike Live Channing Tatum's show has announced plans to reopen from 21 May to 1 August 2021 at the London Hippodrome

Mamma Mia! at the Novello is booking from  7th June 2021

 -  Mary Poppins  at the Prince Edward Theatre is now booking from 22nd May-3rd October 2021 with tickets now on sale.

 -  Matilda The  Musical is booking until 30th May 2021

Matthew Bourne's Nutcracker! 2020/2021 National tour and Christmas season at Sadler’s Wells   has been postponed until 2021/2022.

Moulin Rouge the Musical has been postponed until late in 2021 with previews likely to take place next November.

-   Only Fools & Horses at the Haymarket is currently closed

Phantom of the Opera has postponed its reopening until 21st July 2021 at Her Majesty's starring
Killian Donnelly in the title role with tickets now on sale.


Pretty Woman the Musical at the Piccadilly Theatre  is now running from 21 June to  4 September 2021

- Regent's Park Open Air Theatre's entire summer season will now run in 2021, including the Carousel revival. The  new 101 Dalmatians musical has been postponed until 2022.

Singin in the Rain' – The Sadler's Wells run  has been moved to July 2021, with tour dates now in 2022

Sister Act  Jamie Wilson and Whoopi Goldberg, the producers of Sister Act The Musical, have sadly come to the decision that it is impossible to open the show in London this summer and have postponed performances at the Eventim Apollo until 2022. The new dates for the production in London are 19 July 2022 – 28 August 2022.This necessary change of date now means that Whoopi Goldberg will no longer be able to appear in the role of Deloris Van Cartier. 

Casting for the role of Deloris Van Cartier and all other roles for the London performances of Sister Act in 2022, together with an announcement in regards to the UK tour of the show along with casting for the UK tour, will be made soon.

Six the Musical is transferring into the Lyric and is now planning to reopen with social distancing from 17th May 2021.

Sunday in the Park with George starring  Jake Gyllenhaal and Annaleigh Ashford is now due  in the West End in 2021 with dates still  to be confirmed.
 
The Book of Mormon at the Prince of Wales Theatre is planninf to reopen on 12th July 2021.

The Drifters Girl new musical starring Beverley Knight has been postponed and will now run at the Garrick Theatre from 4th November 2021 to 26th March 2022.

The Lion King is booking until 3rd October 2021 at the Lyceum

-  The Prince of Egypt  is currently booking  from 3rd May - 4 September 2021

Tina the Musical  is booking from 3rd June 2021 to 29th January 2022

Wicked! is booking from 3rd May until 27th November 2021.

 TOURING MUSICALS 

See at a glance which are the number 1 UK touring musicals with all their latest rescheduled dates.

- Ambassador Theatre Group announce pantos in Manchester, Bristol and Milton Keynes

Bat Out of Hell producers  currently rescheduling  tour dates to 2021/2

- Dirty Dancing is heading out on tour again in  2021 opening in Inverness  in June

Disney’s Beauty and the Beast new UK and Ireland tour is due to start 0n 25th  May 2021, opening with a five week run at the Curve Leicester. Casting is currently underway

-  A new UK & Ireland tour of Disney’s Bedknobs and Broomsticks is due to open at the Theatre Royal Newcastle from August 2021.

- Bring it On  the Lin Manuel Miranda musical will now play at the Southbank Centre’s Queen Elizabeth Hall in December, following eight performances at the New Theatre, Peterborough with more dates to come

- Chicago the Musical  has a new tour due to start next April with tickets now on sale

- Cilla The Musical starring Sheridan Smith has been postponed until next year 

- Dreamgirls the musical tour scheduled for the beginning of 2021has been postponed with new dates to be arranged later in the year.

Everybody's Talking About Jamie tour dates have been rescheduled  for early 2021.

Footloose  tour  starring Gareth Gates and Darren Day will now begin in January 2021

-  Friends! The Musical Parody  has rescheduled some tour dates to 2021.

- Grease the Musical  starring Peter Andre has released rescheduled tour dates

- Hairspray the Musical Tour - postponed until 2021.  New dates now on sale.

- Heathers the Musical - postponed until 2021.  New dates now on sale.

Les Miserables has some rescheduled 2021 tour dates on sale

- Mamma Mia! has announced new tour dates for 2022/23

- Matthew Bourne`s Nutcracker national tour and Christmas season at Sadler’s Wells  has been postponed until 2021/2022 with new dates now on sale.

My Best Friends Wedding starring Alexandra Burke has added new tour dates

9 to 5 the Musical second tour of Dolly Parton's  hit musical  now begins in   June 2021 with new dates on sale and casting news to follow

Riverdance, the New 25th Anniversary Show will return to complete its tour of the UK. The show will visit 25 venues from 27th August 2021. All the 2020 tour dates have successfully been replaced and NEW SHOWS have been added

Rock of Ages has a new tour starting in May 2021 with tickets now on sale.

- School of Rock is to tour the UK from next April 

- Singin`in the Rain has announced rescheduled tour dates

- Six the Musical has rescheduled its tour dates and is now opening at Eastbourne Congress Theatre in March .

- Strictly Ballroom the new  tour of the Baz Luhrmann musical, starring Strictly Come Dancing's Kevin Clifton, has been postponed for a year

- Sunny Afternoon tour of the Kinks Musical has been postponed

- The Addams Family tour postponed until 2021

- The Book of Mormon tour  has rescheduled tour dates to 2021/2022.

- The Commitments tour of the Roddy Doyle Musical will now begin in late  2021

The Lion King tour has been postponed until March 2021 

- The Osmonds - a New Musical Tour has announced an extensive UK tour which will open in 2021

- The Rocky Horror Show to tour again in 2021

 - Thriller Live! the Michael Jackson musical has rescheduled some tour dates and added new ones to 2021

- Waitress Musical has  new dates on sale to the 2021 tour

- White Christmas has a new tour opening in October 2021 with dates now on sale

- We Will Rock You  has postponed its tour until 2021with more new dates added.

- Whitney – Queen of the Night  has rescheduled its West End date to 7 February 2021


CONCERT TOURS

Collabro have rescheduled their Concert Tour 

 - David Essex has rescheduled his concert tour 

- Jane McDonald has rescheduled her Leave a Light On 

  - Ruthie Henshall has moved her In My Life Tour

- Michael Ball and Alfie Boe have announced their Together At Christmas 2021 Concert Tour 

- Gary Barlow has rescheduled his Music Played by Humans tour to November and December 2021

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