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Prince Edward Theatre

Old Compton Street, LONDON, W1D 4HS
0844 482 5155
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Mary Poppins
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Disney and Cameron Mackintosh’s multi award-winning musical Mary Poppins is flying high at the Prince Edward Theatre.

The magical story of the world's favourite Nanny is triumphantly and spectacularly brought to the stage with dazzling choreography, incredible effects and unforgettable songs.

The stage production of Mary Poppins is brilliantly adapted from the wonderful stories by PL Travers and the original film. With a timeless score by Richard M Sherman and Robert B Sherman including the classic songs; Jolly Holiday, Step in Time, Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious and Feed the Birds with new songs and additional music and lyrics, including Practically Perfect, by the Olivier award-winning British team of George Stiles and Anthony Drewe.

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Ain't Too Proud
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From the creators of the award-winning Jersey Boys... Get Ready, Cause Here They Come!

AIN’T TOO PROUD is the exhilarating new musical following the remarkable journey of THE TEMPTATIONS from the streets of Detroit to the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame.

TONY Award-winning choreography and Grammy Award-winning music tell a thrilling story of brotherhood, loyalty and betrayal set to the beat of the group’s most treasured hits, including My Girl, Just My Imagination, Get Ready, Papa Was a Rolling Stone and so many more.

With their signature dance moves and unmistakable harmonies, THE TEMPTATIONS rose to the top of the charts with a staggering 42 Top-Ten Hits and 14 Number Ones. The rest is history.

Experience the sound of genius in the making. Begins March 2023 at the Prince Edward Theatre, London.

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Charing Cross (approx. 550m), Leicester Square (approx. 300m), Tottenham Court Road (approx. 400m)


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The Prince Edward Theatre, situated on Old Compton Street in Soho, is one of London’s finest examples of an Art Deco theatre. Designed by Edward Stone and built in 1929 by Griggs and Son, the theatre opened in April 1930 with a production of musical comedy, Rio Rita.

In its early years, the venue was host to the London debut of the famous cabaret artist Josephine Baker, who premiered her famous ‘Bananas Dance’ on the Prince Edward stage. In the following years the theatre converted into a dance and cabaret hall, renamed the London Casino, in 1935. Shortly after this in 1935, the building was badly damaged by what is considered to be the worst air raid on London during the Second World War. Despite this, it was very lucky to still be standing, considering that all the neighbouring buildings on the street were destroyed.

After considerable restoration, the theatre was redubbed the Queensberry All Services Club, and reused as a club for servicemen while the shows being presented were broadcast by the BBC. In 1954, the venue had another change of fortunes and was converted into a Cinerama, before finally becoming the Prince Edward Theatre we know today when it hosted Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Evita in 1974.

Since then, this fabulous 1,716 seat theatre has housed smash-hits like Anything Goes, Some Like It Hot, West Side Story, Mamma Mia!, Mary Poppins, Jersey Boys, Miss Saigon, and Disney’s Aladdin.

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