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The Illusionists returns to the West End this summer

Preview by Lizzie Guilfoyle

THE world’s biggest selling magic spectacular, The Illusionists – Direct From Broadway, returns to London next summer. A brand new show, it runs at the Shaftesbury Theatre from Saturday, July 6 to Saturday, September 1, 2019.

The cast will be announced in the new year.

Last seen in the West End in 2015, The Illusionists is a mind-blowing spectacular showcasing the jaw dropping talents of seven of the most incredible illusionists on earth. Collectively these performers have been seen by millions across the world and this production showcases their collective talents on stage together for the very first time.

The Illusionists has shattered box office records and dazzled audiences of all ages around the world with a powerful mix of the most outrageous and astonishing acts ever to be seen on stage.

This non-stop show is packed with thrilling and sophisticated magic of unprecedented proportions. Prepare to witness stunning acts of grand illusion, levitation, mindreading, and disappearance next summer!

Tickets: On sale now at or by calling 020 7379 5399.

Times: Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Monday evenings at 7pm. Sunday evenings at 6pm. Thursday and Saturday matinees at 2:30pm. Sunday matinees at 2pm. From July 27 onwards, there will be additional early Saturday matinees at 11am and Friday matinees at 2:30pm.

Motown The Musical continues at the Shaftesbury Theatre until April 20, 2019.