Madrid can boast of having a varied and complete musical agenda in Broadway style. As it could not be otherwise, this spring is full of proposals that add to the successful shows that are currently triumphing on the billboard. Discover with us the most outstanding works, and... get ready to spend an unforgettable evening!
On the billboard
The offer is very wide and varied, and we are going to start with the smaller ones, who can not miss the work that continues on the billboard with a continued success, El Rey León (The Lion King), at the Lope de Vega Theatre in Gran Via. People all over the world have enjoyed this show and it's reason enough to visit Madrid and savour it live. Beating record of permanence, in its sixth season of representation.
Directly from Broadway, will arrive to Madrid and more specifically at the Teatro Coliseum, the musical show 'Anastasia'. A long-awaited premiere and the capital will be the first European city to enjoy this show. The appointment will be from Tuesday to Sunday, from October 4 to 2019, May 12.
You will be able to see 'El Médico' in the Teatro Apolo, a musical suitable for all audiences based on the universal and successful novel by Noah Gordon of the same name. Don't miss this world premiere of this show, created and produced entirely in Spain.
In the space enabled in the Príncipe Pío station, stands the Gran Teatro Bankia, where from 11th November 2nd June, staged the musical Punto de Partida-Por ti Rocío, as a tribute to the singer, in which Inés León, explore the best of her repertoire.
'West Side Story', the original classic from Broadway, arrives at the Calderón Theatre on 3rd October, by the hand of SOM Company, to surprise us with an authentic love story, in which the Shakespeare's characters Romeo and Juliet change their original stage from Verona to New York City. Until 2nd June.
In the Lara Theatre, in the Sala Candido Lara, we have La Llamada, an original musical, different, divine and human. Don't miss it, you have time until 21 July.
For its part, until 9th June you can enjoy 'Billy Elliot, El Musical'. The story of this boy, who wanted to be a dancer, arrives in Madrid in October after triumphing in London and Broadway. The venue that hosts this musical show, which has already seen more than ten million people in the world, is the Nuevo Teatro Alcalá. Dance and music go hand-in-hand in this careful production, so that will surely become in one of the season's favourite shows.
From 5 to 23 June, La Latina Theatre will host the musical 'We Love Queen', in which the Yllana Group, with its particular humour, pays tribute to the mythical Queen band through this show full of good music and brimming with energy.
From 25 June until 18 August, Apolo Theatre will host the second season in Madrid of the musical 'Forever. The best show about the King of Pop', that pay tribute to Michael Jackson on the tenth anniversary of his death. A review of his discography with new numbers, acrobatics and effects that will surprise all fans of this artist.
From 11 to 28 July, the Rialto Theatre will surprise lovers of the London group Queen with the musical 'Rhapsody of Queen'. A real tribute to this rock band headed by the renowned Freddie Mercury, with which you will tour their most important hits.
'Campanilla, una aventura musical' will be at the Cofidis Alcázar Theatre from 28 September to 27 October. This is a new version based on the play Peter Pan, in which with muppets, special effects and 3D animation, the whole family will live magical adventures in the kingdom of the Fairies.
From the 26th September to the 1st December you will be able to enjoy the best in the Rialto Theatre with 'La Jaula de las Locas', a Broadway musical full of humour and delirious situations between two very opposing families.
Don't miss the most romantic musical, which triumphed on the big screen in 1990 starring Patrick Swayze, Demi Moore and Whoopi Goldberg. We're talking about 'Ghost', which will arrive at Madrid's Theatre EDP Gran Vía on 8th October and will remain on stage in Madrid until 1st December. A true love story that will touch your heart!
If musical shows are your passion, enjoy this unique offer.
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