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LATEST REVIEWS . . . .  WOYZECKLIFE OF GALILEOLETTICE AND LOVAGERICHARD III,   ASSATA TAUGHT MESALOME

WHAT'S NEW . . . . .  BEAUTIFUL closing . . . Signs of success elsewhere -  Menier's LOVE IN IDLENESS, Almeida's HAMLET and Royal Court's FERRYMAN all moving to the West End, and THE KITE RUNNER re-opening at the Playhouse in June . . . . RSC's Roman plays season coming to London in November . . . . We are at last on Twitter. Follow us @theatreguidelon to be alerted to each new review . . . .  Off-West End Bush Theatre re-opens after renovations, while similarly closed-for-remodeling Tricycle Theatre offers a season in its adjacent cinema . . . .


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  THE CURIOUS INCIDENT June 3, DON JUAN IN SOHO June 10, THE MISER June 10, THE TREATMENT June 10, ARTURO UI June 17, THE GOAT June 24, WOYZECK June 24, LOVE IN IDLENESS July 1, SALOME July 15, PHILANTHROPIST July 22, BEAUTIFUL August 5, THE KITE RUNNER August 26, HALF A SIXPENCE September 2




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Top Five - Classic

If you haven't seen them yet, we suggest you begin your London theatre experience with these classics

Phantom of the Opera

Les Miserables

Matilda

Mamma Mia

Wicked

 Top Five - Current

Here are the more-recently opened shows we've liked the most.

Galileo

42nd Street

The Goat

American in Paris

School of Rock




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