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West End Live 2023: Line-Up, Set Times, Tickets, Bag Policy

This weekend, thousands of musical theatre fans will be heading to London’s Trafalgar Square for the annaul West End Live.

Set in the heart of Theatreland, the weekend-long event celebrates the best musicals currently on stage and offers a chance for all to see a glimpse at new shows.

The free event is organised and primarily funded by Westminster City Council with support from the Society of London Theatre and the Mayor of London.

During the weekend, performances from some of the biggest West End shows take place, including the likes of Heathers, Mamma Mia!, Hamilton, Cabaret, The Book Of Mormon and many more.

If you’re planning on heading down to the event, this is everything you need to know.

When is West End Live 2023 in London? This year West End Live is taking place across a weekend, on Saturday, June 17 and Sunday, June 18.

On Saturday the events kick off at 11am and lasts until 5pm, whilst Sunday the day starts at 12pm and ends at 5pm.

Whats On (Image: NQ)

Do you have to get tickets for West End Live? West End Live is a completely free event with no tickets required, however, it is important to note that entry is based on a first come first served basis.

What is the lineup and set times for West End Live 2023? The line-up and set times for the weekend is as follows:

Saturday June 17 11 am – Disney’s Frozen and The Lion King 11.20am – Wicked 11.25am – The Wizard of Oz 11.35am – Moulin Rouge! The Musical 11.40am – Grease The Musical 11.50am – Tina – The Tina Turner Musical 12 midday – Crazy For You 12.10pm – Cabaret 12.20pm – The Book Of Mormon 12.30pm – The Phantom of the Opera 12.45pm – Les Misérables 12.55pm – Hamilton 1.05pm – Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Oklahoma! 1.20pm – Aspects of Love 1.30pm – Jersey Boys 1.40pm – Operation Mincemeat 1.50pm – Mamma Mia! 2pm – Glory Ride 2.10pm – The Choir of Man 2.25pm – Six 2.40pm – Divas London 2.50pm – Magic Mike Live 2.55pm – Roles We’ll Never Play 3.10pm – RSC’S Matilda The Musical 3.20pm – The Little Big Things 3.25pm – Annie Get Your Gun 3.40pm – La Bamba! 3.50pm – Vocal Xtr3me 4.05pm – Khiyon Hursey in Concert 4.10pm – I Wish My Life Were Like A Musical 4.20pm – Then, Now & Next 4.30pm – Lizzie The Musical 4.40pm – Hiba Elchikhe 4.50pm – Finale 5pm – Event ends Your West End LIVE 2023 schedule is here.

Who are you most excited to see?


— West End LIVE (@WestEndLIVE) June 9, 2023 Sunday June 18 12 midday – Heathers The Musical 12.15pm – 42nd Street 12.25pm – A Strange Loop 12.35pm – Tarantino Live 12.45pm – RSC’S Matilda The Musical 12.55pm – Ain’t Too Proud 1.05pm – Idiot’s Assemble: Spitting Image The Musical 1.10pm – We Will Rock You 1.15pm – Back to the Future The Musical 1.25pm – Lucie Jones 1.35pm – Death Note: The Musical 1.45pm – La Bamba! 1.55pm – The Time Traveller’s Wife: The Musical 2.10pm – The Choir of Man 2.25pm – Showstopper! The Improvised Musical 2.40pm – Magic Mike Live 2.45pm – Queenz: The Show With Balls 3.05pm – The Barricade Boys 3.20pm – The Little Big Things 3.25pm – Treason 3.35pm – Babies 3.40pm – Ride 3.55pm – The SpongeBob Musical 4pm – Trevor Dion Nicholas 4.05pm – Leanne Jones 4.10pm – Rachel Tucker 4.20pm – Westway Music Presents 4.45pm – G4 5pm – Event ends West End Live Bag Policy Although bags are permitted into the venue at Trafalgar Square, it is encouraged not to bring large cases or bags.

There are left luggage areas located at Charing Cross station which is a short walk away.

Plus all bags will be searched and alcohol is not permitted on the premises.