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What’s On at His Majesty’s Theatre Aberdeen in 2024 and 2025

Wondering what’s playing at His Majesty’s Theatre in Aberdeen? Get set for a lineup that’s packed with must-see musicals!

No matter if you’re a regular on the theatre scene or just looking for a fun night out, we’ve got shows that bring drama, comedy, and songs that’ll have you humming all the way home.

Here’s what’s coming to His Majesty’s Theatre in 2024 and 2025.

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Bonnie & Clyde (9th – 13th April 2024)

Step into the world of the infamous outlaws in Bonnie & Clyde, a musical that captures the dizzying highs and inevitable lows of the most notorious criminal couple during the Great Depression. With a soundtrack that fuses blues, gospel, and rockabilly, the show takes you on a wild ride through the couple’s notorious exploits.

As Bonnie Parker and Clyde Barrow’s ill-fated romance unfolds, their all-consuming love drives them deeper into a life of crime and infamy. This daring production promises to steal the hearts of audiences with its bold storytelling and intoxicating score. Witness the dramatic saga of these legendary lovers at His Majesty’s Theatre.

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I Should Be So Lucky (30th April – 4th May 2024)

Dive into the glittering world of pop stardom with I Should Be So Lucky, a musical extravaganza that charts the rise of a pop icon. With a soundtrack that’s as catchy as it is poignant, the musical delves into the dreams, challenges, and triumphs of achieving fame.

Audiences will be both dazzled by the show’s glitzy production numbers and moved by its exploration of the personal costs of public success. It’s a sparkling addition to the season’s line-up, promising to leave spectators humming the melodies long after the curtain falls.

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Everybody’s Talking About Jamie (21st – 25th May 2024)

Join Jamie, a fearless teenager with a fabulous secret, in the inspiring and heart-warming musical, Everybody’s Talking About Jamie. In this vibrant and colourful production, Jamie New dreams of life on stage as a drag queen, breaking the mould and challenging norms with his dazzling aspirations.

With a mix of catchy songs, dynamic dance routines, and a powerful message of acceptance and pride, this show is a celebration of individuality, courage, and the pursuit of dreams against all odds.

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Chitty Chitty Bang Bang (11th – 15th June 2024)

Take a fantastical ride with Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, a family-friendly musical that brings the magic of the classic film to the stage. Join the Potts family as they embark on an extraordinary adventure in their magical car.

With unforgettable characters like the whimsical inventor Caractacus Potts, his two plucky children, and the charming Truly Scrumptious, this show is a treat for audiences of all ages. Expect to be whisked away to a world of vivid imagination, complete with sensational music, stunning sets, and breathtaking choreography.

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Grease the Musical (2nd – 6th July 2024)

Pull out your leather jackets and poodle skirts and get ready to hand-jive the night away with Grease the Musical! This electrifying production transports you to Rydell High where the cool T-Birds and the sassy Pink Ladies rule the school.

“Grease” is the word as the show bursts onto the stage with infectious hits like “Summer Nights” and “Greased Lightnin’.” Watch as Danny and Sandy try to rekindle their summer romance amidst the hilarious antics and the heart-thumping beats of the 1950s.

A celebration of youthful rebellion and the birth of rock ‘n’ roll, Grease the Musical promises to be an unforgettable experience that’ll have you dancing in your seat and singing along.

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The Wizard of Oz (9th – 13th July 2024)

Follow the yellow brick road to adventure with The Wizard of Oz, an enchanting musical that reimagines the beloved tale of Dorothy and her fantastical journey through the Land of Oz.

With the Wicked Witch, the Scarecrow, the Tin Man, and the Cowardly Lion by her side, Dorothy seeks the wisdom of the all-knowing Wizard to find her way back home.

This production is brimming with magical moments, iconic characters, and memorable songs like “Somewhere Over the Rainbow.” It’s a heartwarming spectacle that captures the imagination of both the young and the young-at-heart, making it an ideal family outing.

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Here You Come Again (30th July – 3rd August 2024)

Get ready to sparkle in the sequins and rhinestones of Dolly Parton’s world with Here You Come Again, a foot-stomping, heart-warming musical journey. Celebrate the queen of country’s greatest hits in a show that’s as much a visual spectacle as it is a musical tribute.

From the depths of ‘Jolene’s’ pleading lyrics to the high energy of ‘9 to 5,’ this production promises to be a glittering homage to Dolly’s legendary career, her distinctive voice, and her larger-than-life personality.

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Madagascar the Musical (14th August – 17th August 2024)

Escape to the fun-filled island of Madagascar with Alex the lion, Marty the zebra, Melman the giraffe, and Gloria the hippo in the wildly entertaining Madagascar the Musical.

This stage adaptation of the beloved DreamWorks animation features vibrant costumes, spectacular sets, and a mix of original songs and classic pop hits that will have audiences of all ages dancing in their seats.

Get ready for a roaring good time as these lovable characters embark on an epic journey from the comforts of Central Park Zoo to the zany world of King Julien’s Madagascar.

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Come from Away (10th – 14th September 2024)

“Come from Away” is a heart-warming musical that encapsulates the spirit of humanity in the face of unprecedented events. Set against the backdrop of the 9/11 tragedy, it narrates the remarkable true story of 38 planes that were diverted to Gander, Newfoundland.

As the small community opens its arms to the world, thousands of stranded travellers are met with an outpouring of compassion and hospitality. This touching tale showcases the unity and friendships that blossom when the world seems darkest, leaving audiences uplifted by its message of hope and human kindness.

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Blood Brothers (1st October – 5th October 2025)

Don’t miss the stirring narrative of Blood Brothers, the acclaimed musical that delves into the lives of twin brothers who, separated at birth, lead parallel lives that are worlds apart. Set to a riveting score that perfectly encapsulates the spirit of Liverpool, this tale of class, family ties, and destiny will tug at your heartstrings and provoke deep reflection.

Blood Brothers is a testament to the power of storytelling in musical theatre, with its poignant exploration of how socioeconomic divides shape our lives. It’s a theatrical experience that has been touching hearts for over three decades and remains a cornerstone of British musical drama.

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An Officer and a Gentleman the Musical (8th October – 12th October 2024)

Lift your spirits with the timeless love story of An Officer and a Gentleman the Musical, where dreams and romance take flight against all odds. This heart-stirring production breathes new life into the iconic ’80s film with a score that includes the Grammy-winning hit ‘Up Where We Belong’ and a narrative that captures the emotional journey of a young soldier.

The musical follows Zack Mayo’s challenging path through Naval Officer Training, where he learns the importance of discipline, love, and friendship. With its powerful storyline and memorable songs, the musical is a tribute to finding your place in the world and the people who help you get there.

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101 Dalmatians (29th October – 2nd November 2024)

Spotlighting the mischievous adventures of Pongo, Perdita, and their adorable litter of puppies, 101 Dalmatians is a musical that combines humour, suspense, and heart. Audiences of all ages will delight in the clever antics used to outwit the villainous Cruella de Vil.

With a captivating score, colourful costumes, and a story that celebrates bravery and the bonds of family, this production is a charming experience that will leave you barking for more.

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Chicago the Musical (14th – 18th January 2025)

Step into the roaring ’20s with Chicago the Musical, the dazzling tale of Roxie Hart, a housewife and nightclub dancer who maliciously murders her on-the-side lover after he threatens to walk out on her.

To avoid conviction, Roxie dupes the public, the media, and her rival cellmate, Velma Kelly, by hiring Chicago’s slickest criminal lawyer to transform her malicious crime into a barrage of sensational headlines.

Chicago is a sharp-edged satire featuring a sultry score and sizzling performances that explore the themes of celebrity, scandal, and corruption in Jazz Age Chicago.

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Hairspray (20th – 25th January 2025)

Step back into the ’60s with the high-energy musical Hairspray, where big hair and even bigger dreams take centre stage. Follow the lovable Tracy Turnblad, a plump teenager with a heart full of rhythm and blues, as she becomes an overnight sensation on a local TV dance show.

Hairspray triumphantly tackles themes of racial equality and body positivity, all while delivering catchy tunes and show-stopping dance numbers that will have you shimmying and shaking in the aisles.

It’s a joyful ode to the power of acceptance, the spirit of revolution, and the irresistible allure of a well-coiffed beehive.

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& Juliet (4th – 8th February 2025)

What if Juliet’s famous ending was really just her beginning? & Juliet is the audacious musical that picks up where Shakespeare’s tragedy left off, catapulting its heroine into a new life filled with the possibility of love, liberation, and self-discovery.

Set to the backdrop of iconic pop anthems penned by legendary songwriter Max Martin, this musical is a riotous blast of fun and glorious pop. It’s a sensational journey of empowerment that turns the age-old story on its head, proving that life is just beginning when you think it’s all over.

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Dear Evan Hansen (4th – 8th March 2025)

Witness the emotionally charged journey of Dear Evan Hansen, a gripping musical that dives into the heart of teenage angst, the search for connection, and the power of a simple lie that spirals out of control.

With a poignant narrative and a soul-stirring score that captures the nuances of modern life and the struggle for acceptance, Dear Evan Hansen is a mirror to the complexities of the social media era and its impact on our lives. It’s a raw and honest portrayal that promises to leave a profound impact on its audience.

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Book your Tickets Today!

If any of these shows spark your interest, don’t hesitate to book your tickets. With such a diverse range of productions coming to His Majesty’s Theatre in Aberdeen, there’s something for every theatre enthusiast to enjoy.

For more information or if you have any questions, be sure to look at the theatre’s website or contact their box office directly.