Lyric Theatre

Showstopper The Improvised Musical

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Show & Venue Information

Age Restriction: Ages 12+

Important Info: Suitable for ages 12+

Want to see a show that you’ve never seen before? Want to see a show that nobody’s seen before? Wowing audiences from around the world with their ability to perform scenes and songs on the spot, the Showstoppers are hailed as one of the best improvisational theatre troupes around. Performing monthly at the Lyric Theatre, see the troupe create an entirely different story based on your suggestions. So, if you want to see improv done right, book your tickets for Showstoppers: The Improvised Musical.

Showstopper! The Improvised Musical remains one of the most vibrant, unique and varied of shows in the capital, offering something new for those seeing it for the first, second, or third times. Even if you’ve seen the troupe time and time again or you’re seeing your first improv show, you’ll witness a dramatic masterclass in a display of theatrical trust and that whatever happens, the show must go on!

Winning the 2016 Olivier Award for Best Entertainment & Family Show, The Showstoppers has returned to create even more spontaneous musicals! A huge success at the Edinburgh Fringe and a regular visitor to the famous festival, Showstopper – The Improvised Musical has now found a new audience in London and looks forward to another sell-out season at the Lyric Theatre. A vibrant, unique and varied show, join the audience at Showstoppers: The Improvised Musical and who knows, you may dictate what happens in the show. 

Did you know?

7 performers take part in a performance of Showstopper, from a rotating troupe of 12 actors.

The troupe has performed in London since 2011, and have previously played performances at the Apollo Theatre.

Showstoppers: The Improvised Musical regularly sell out performances at the Edinburgh Fringe.

Location & Travel

Address: 29 Shaftesbury Avenue, London, W1D 7ES - Get directions


Nearest Tube
Piccadilly Circus

Tube Lines
Bakerloo, Piccadilly

Directions to theatre
(3mins) Take Shaftesbury Avenue along the side where the famous illuminated signs are. The theatre will be on your left about 100 metres along.


Buses: (Shaftesbury Avenue) 12, 14, 19, 38; (Regent Street) 6, 13, 15, 23, 88, 94, 139, 159, 453

Night Buses: (Shaftesbury Avenue) 14, N19, N38; (Regent Street) 6, 12, 23, 88, 94, 139, 159, 453, N3, N13, N15, N109, N18, N136


Charing Cross


Brewer Street (3mins)

Show & Venue Information

Lyric Theatre

Lyric Theatre
29 Shaftesbury Avenue

Performance Times

Mon 7.30pm

Booking From

Monday, 15th July 2019

Booking To

Monday, 9th December 2019

Running Time

1 hour 30 minutes (One interval)

Age Restrictions

Ages 12+

Important Info

Suitable for ages 12+

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