West End Live 2016 – Full line up announced

There must be something in the stars today – with another “hot off the presses” announcement  – this time it’s the full line-up of Stars and Shows appearing in West End Live 2016.

This from the Official London Theatre site‘s Charlotte Marshall:

“Stars including Beverley Knight, Matt Cardle, Samantha Barks and Pixie Lott will perform as part of 2016’s incredible line-up for London’s free musical theatre extravaganza, West End LIVE with MasterCard.

Over the weekend of 18 and 19 June, more than 500,000 people are expected to flock to Trafalgar Square for the legendary live festival’s 12th year and, with more than 25 top London shows now confirmed to appear, this year’s line-up could just be the best ever.

Making their West End LIVE returns are American Idiot, Beautiful – The Carole King Musical, The Bodyguard, Charlie And The Chocolate Factory, Disney’s The Lion King, In The Heights, Impossible, Jersey Boys, Les Misérables, Mamma Mia!, Matilda The Musical, The Phantom Of The Opera, Stomp, Sunny Afternoon, Thriller Live and Wicked.

There will also be plenty of West End LIVE debuts over the weekend including this year’s MasterCard Best New Musical Olivier Award-winning show Kinky Boots, as well as Breakfast At Tiffany’s, Crazy For You, Guys And Dolls, Jesus Christ Superstar, Motown The Musical, Murder Ballad, The Secret Garden, Show Boat, Showstopper! The Improvised Musical and The Wedding Singer.”

If you’ve never been to West End Live – GO! It’s is one of the best live Theatre experiences you’ll ever have – so pack yourself an umbrella, sunscreen and a bottle of water and head down to Trafalgar Square for Theatreland’s annual celebration of summer!