West End Theatre District, London

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West End theatre is mainstream professional theatre staged in the large theatres in and near the West End of London. Along with New York City's Broadway theatre, West End theatre is usually considered to represent the highest level of commercial theatre in the English-speaking world. Seeing a West End show is a common tourist activity in London.
Society of London Theatre (SOLT) has announced that 2018 was a record year for the capital's theatre industry with attendances topping 15.5m for the first time since the organization began collecting audience data in 1986. Box office revenues exceeded £765m. Famous screen actors, British and international alike, frequently appear on the London stage.
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  • If you are a theater nerd or just avid theater goer - do no miss the change to see a show in the west end! It is such a treat and the productions are fantastic!  more »
  • The whole district is buzzing at night. Have a walk round and a walk through Chinatown. We were here to see mousetrap at st martins theatre. The longest running show in the UK.  more »

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