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6 West End Shows That Will Make You Want To Get Up And Dance

When it comes to picking a show to see in London’s iconic West End Theatreland, you may find that you’re overwhelmed by choice. From plays that will make you weep to musicals that will leave you belting out theatre tunes for the rest of the day, there really is something for everyone. BUT! If a feel-good production is what you’re after, then look no further than these West End shows that will make you want to get up, move around and leave you with a big smile on your face.

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1. Mamma Mia

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If you’re looking for a musical that will make you feel like a dancing queen, then London’s Novello Theatre is where you need to go! Although you may not find Meryl Streep, you will find a long line-up of Abba hits that will have you on your feet in no time…just like a real true Super Trouper!

2. Kinky Boots

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Put on some heels and high-kick your way to the Adelphi for a musical that will not only pull on your heart strings with its inspiring story, but fabulous show tunes dahling…because with music and lyrics by 80s pop icon Cyndi Lauper, you know it’s going to be lots of fun!

3. Motown The Musical

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If you haven’t heard about this one through the grapevine already, where have you been? The story behind the world-famous Motown label and some of its biggest stars will serve as a friendly reminder of some of the classic music and artists to be born out of the soulful era.

4. Disney’s Aladdin

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As far as Disney musicals go, a magic carpet ride, fairy tale romance and a genie pretty much guarantee for a spectacular show! So, if you haven’t already, we highly recommend planning a trip to Agrabah to experience a whole new world on stage…and yes, we mean that quite literally.

5. School Of Rock

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Get ready to rock with this "stick it to the man" Broadway musical that officially opened in the West End in November last year. And with a lead character like Dewey Finn made famous by Jack Black in the film by the same name, you can be sure of lots of laughs and rocking tunes that will have you playing air guitar for the rest of the night!

6. Beautiful – The Carole King Musical

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The story and songs of talented singer-songwriter Carole King will leave you feeling nostalgic with a look back at her music catalogue and career – so get ready to remember just how BEAUTIFUL her music still is! We dare you not to sing along…

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