We are in June already (YES June already!) – Which means the Great British Summer is officially upon us! We will all be hoping to soak up the sunny joy this summer, and London’s West End is no different. 2019 sees some of the best feel good shows of new and old gracing our stages, and we cannot wait! So for your ultimate good vibes, look no further. These are our Top Five Feel Good Shows This Summer.
Now dancing its way into its 20th year here in the West End – Mamma Mia remains one of London’s most popular musicals. The ultimate feel good show loved all year round, but especially perfect for a sunny summer! Boasting some of the catchiest tunes ABBA tunes you know and love from ‘Dancing Queen’ to the ultimately befitting ‘Our Last Summer’. Mamma Mia will have you singing into the sunny streets of London all evening! Starting at just £31.
On Your Feet
For a musical experience new and exclusive to the 2019 summer – On Your Feet is bringing more feel good music to London! Featuring smash hits such as ‘Conga’ and ‘Don’t Want to Lose You Now’ – this ultimate feel good musical tells us the inspiring love story of Emilio and Gloria Estefan, from Cuba to Miami to international stardom. The setting, the songs and the moves – this the ultimate summer show! Tickets starting at £23.
Everybody’s talking about Jamie
Another show guaranteed to have you leaving the theatre beaming and singing the tunes! Everybody’s talking about Jamie is the show critics have said “sweeps you away on a tide of mischief, warmth and exuberance” (Financial Times). Jamie is a musical about a young boy who refuses to be anything apart from himself, You may not know the tunes in this before entering – but they will take up your whole summer playlist after you have. Jamie is for sure, one of the most feel good shows this summer. Tickets starting at £22.50.
Come From Away
“This is the show we all need right now” (Sunday Times) – and we could not agree more – especially over the summer period! Be transported from London’s West End to Newfoundland Canada in this beautiful, life affirming show. Following the story of some 7000 air passengers who were grounded during 9/11 – this show reminds us what it is to be compassionate and kind to our fellow man. If there’s a stronger message than that to remember during the summer months, then we don’t know it! Tickets starting at £29.
The Starry Messenger
For a non musical option, and also only on our stages in summer 2019 – this production is perfect. When astronomer Mark Williams – a man who feels a stronger connection to the stars and planets than to the human beings around him, meets single mum Angela – his whole world changes beyond recognition. Matthew Broderick and Elizabeth McGovern star in this romantic comedy drama about love, faith, and our place in the universe. What could be more perfect for a summer evening than that? Tickets starting at £15.