London Theatre: 5 Shows to see this February

Harry Judd, Jay McGuiness, Aston Merrygold & Louis Smith - 'Rip it Up'. the musical Photo credit: Target - Live
Harry Judd, Jay McGuiness, Aston Merrygold & Louis Smith - 'Rip it Up'. the musical Photo credit: Target - Live

From new openings to the old favourites, here are five of the must-see plays and musicals.

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From Danny Dyer in Pinter to the opening of 9-5 the musical and Only Fools and Horses, this is your monthly guide to the best shows and ticket prices in London's West End.

1

'The Slight Ache/The Dumb Waiter'

The Pinter at The Pinter season in London culminates this month with two unmissable comedies. Danny Dyer and Martin Freeman pack a punch in their roles as hitmen Ben and Gus in "The Dumb Waiter". While John Heffernan and Gemma Whelan shine on stage in "A Slight Ache". However, you better move quickly if you want to catch these plays, the final performance takes place 23 February. For more details and ticket prices visit: https://www.pinteratthepinter.com/the-plays/a-slight-ache-the-dumb-waiter

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2

'Rip it Up' the Musical

If swooning over boyband members is your thing then "Rip it Up" is a must see. With McFly's Harry Judd, JLS's Aston Merrygold, and The Wanted's Jay McGuinness, alongside Olympic gymnastics champion Louis Smith. This good looking quartet make up the ultimate 60s boyband. "Rip It Up" is framed as a television show in the swinging 60s. Theatre-goers are taken through the sounds of the era – from Motown and Woodstock to The Beatles. On now at Garrick Theatre with tickets starting from just £25.

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