Here’s Love London Love Culture’s monthly guide to some of the best shows opening….
Endgame, Old Vic Theatre: Now in previews, Daniel Radcliffe and Alan Cumming star in this revival of Beckett’s comedy, directed by Richard Jones. It is being presented alongside the rarely seen short play Rough for Theatre II, performed by members of the company.
Leopoldstadt, Wyndham’s Theatre: Also now in previews is the world premiere of Tom Stoppard’s new play, directed by Patrick Marber. It is a story of love, family and endurance.
Pretty Woman the Musical, Piccadilly Theatre: Finally heading to the West End, this Broadway musical based on the hit 1990’s film begins previews on 13 February. The cast is set to include Danny Mac and Aimie Atkinson in the lead roles.
Be More Chill, The Other Palace: Another musical making its UK debut is the eagerly anticipated production of Be More Chill. Starring Scott Folan, Blake Patrick Anderson, Renee Lamb, Millie O’Connell, Miracle Chance, Stewart Clarke, Eloise Davies, James Hameed, Miles Paloma and Christopher Fry and Eve Norris, it begins previews at the theatre from 12 February.
Message in a Bottle, Peacock Theatre: For those in search of something a little bit different, check out Kate Prince’s new show featuring the music of Sting. The show begins previews on the 6th February.
The Prince of Egypt, Dominion Theatre: Based on the hit film, The Prince of Egypt arrives on stage complete with Stephen Schwartz’s songs including the Academy Award-winning, chart-topping song ‘When You Believe’. The cast includes Luke Brady (Moses), Liam Tamne (Ramses), Christine Allado (Tzipporah) and Alexia Khadime (Miriam).