The best musicals to see with friends in London


A show that went down in history

Victoria Palace Theatre

Book tickets from £25

Mamma Mia!

The feel good musical based on Abba's hits

Novello Theatre

Book tickets from £15

The Book of Mormon

The funniest musical

Prince of Wales Theatre

Book tickets from £25

Back to the Future

The show that changed history

Adelphi Theatre

Book tickets from £24


Divorced, beheaded, live

Vaudeville Theatre

Book tickets from £39

Magic Mike Live

Come on down ladies

Hippodrome Casino (Over 18s Only)

Book tickets from £48

ABBA Voyage

You are the dancing queen

Abba Arena

Book tickets from £67


I hate my best friends


Book tickets from £48

Sister Act

A divine show

Dominion Theatre

Book tickets from £25

Cruel Intentions

The show based on the cult 90s movie

Other Palace

Book tickets from £31

The Choir of Man

Friends, music and laughs

Arts Theatre

Book tickets from £37

Mean Girls

On Wednesdays we wear pink!

Savoy Theatre

Book tickets from £25

The Devil Wears Prada

Elton John's new musical

Dominion Theatre

Book tickets from £31

It would be a shame to spend an evening with friends in London without going to a musical. Especially as there's something for everyone!

Some musicals, even for those who are not usually fond of them, are very accessible and spectacular. They can convey humour, jokes, a great energy and have that feel good factor. These shows are perfect to see with friends. Their good mood is contagious and the songs make you want to dance or hum along!

Mamma Mia! is one of the best shows to see with friends in London and it's sure to please. These Abba covers will even appeal to people who aren't musical fans. The Book of Mormon is a musical that depicts a beautiful friendship between the different protagonists. Filled with humour, it has an excellent dynamic. While these musicals aren't as dramatic or tragic as others, they are nonetheless sophisticated and very polished in terms of songs, plot and setting.

With this selection of the best musicals to see with friends, you’re bound to find a show that will please your group and lead to an unforgettable evening.

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