If you think you have seen all the magic, think again! Because ‘The Illusionists: Direct from Broadway’ show is arriving to drop your jaw at West End! Watch an expert escapist break out from impossible situations, a sexy couple change through ten costume changes in a matter of seconds, an inventor making decapitated bodies perform, and manipulators who will convince you its truly magic! The famous touring group, The Illusionists are bringing seven of their best performers to London this summer to entertain you and leave you gasping for breath. Enjoy the line-up of performers who create stage illusions, read minds, perform comedy-magic, and even escape!
About the Show
‘The Illusionists: Direct from Broadway’ dazzles spectators through a series of unbelievable magic skits and exciting stunts. The show runs for 2 hours 10 minutes with a 20 minutes interval. It uses amazing props and stage effects including lighting and sound that creates a 360-degree effect on the audience. It is truly nothing like you have ever seen!
‘The Illusionists: Direct from Broadway’ is more than just an entertainment show; it’s a phenomenon that has been sweeping the world since its first production. It involves incredible artists and performers who create magic live on stage. The touring production involves anywhere between 5-8 performers, although this list is tentative and depends on the individual schedule, rest assured all of them are fantastic in their own unique ways.
Some of the illusionists performing across the world on ‘The Illusionists: Direct From Broadway’ tour are Andrew Basso (The Escapologist), James Moore (The Deceptionist), Yu Ho Jin (The Manipulator), Sos and Victoria Petrosyan (The Transformationist). Many of these illusionists also have performed in favorite TV shows across the world and are household names, like Shin Lim (The Manipulator) who won America’s Got Talent. ‘The Illusionists: Direct from Broadway’ at West End will have seven of these illusionists or completely different ones!
The Illusionists London Tickets
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Have a look at the real-time seat availability and prices of different sections for The Illusionists London. In the interactive seat-map, select the date that you would like to watch the show and check out the seats available for that day. You can filter the seats as per your desired price range and purchase tickets directly.
The Illusionists - Shaftesbury Ticket Prices
Stalls: £66 - £117
Royal Circle: £81 - £117
Grand Circle: £30 - £54
The Illusionists first premiered onto the world stage at the Sydney Opera House in January 2012. Since then the touring company has performed across the world in various productions. The West End production will play at the Shaftesbury Theatre from 6th July – 1st September 2019.
“There’s certainly a sense of breathless energy that carries the show forward, and by the end of the evening, you certainly get your money’s worth of tricks.”
– The Telegraph
“It provides a treat for those magic fans interested in seeing it performed live rather than from the remove of a television screen."
– Hollywood Reporter
The Illusionists London Lottery, TKTS, Day Seats
Apart from getting tickets for The Illusionists London online, there are other ways to obtain West End tickets for cheap, such as:
TKTS: The TKTS booth obtains its inventory directly from the theatre based on availability, and sells them for cheap. Refer to our detailed guide.
The Illusionists London TKTS
TKTS booths offer discounted tickets for certain shows, and can only be collected in person. Unlike New York, there is only one TKTS booth in all of London. You can check the availability of tickets for the show of your choice at the official TKTS website.
The Illusionists London TKTS tickets are currently unavailable for purchase.
LOTTERY: The winner takes it all! You can try your luck to obtain tickets for a performance on the same day at discounted rates!
The Illusionists London Lottery
Currently, no lotteries are available for this show. Keep a tab on this space for more details.
DAY TICKETS: These are tickets that are made available at the theatre on the day of the show.
The Illusionists London Day Tickets
Day Seats are discounted tickets that are available for purchase, and are to be used, on the same day at the theatre. Please note that the availability of tickets is based on the discretion of the Shaftesbury Theatre Box Office, and may not be available for all shows.
Day Seats at Shaftesbury Theatre are currently unavailable for purchase.
Q: Is there a way to purchase The Illusionists London TKTS tickets online, instead of waiting in line at the TKTS booths?
A: Unfortunately, no. The only way to purchase tickets is in person at the TKTS booth in Leicester Square.
Q: What time should I arrive at Shaftesbury Theatre?
A: Doors open 45 minutes before show time. We recommend arriving at least 30 minutes before curtain.
Q: Can I take photographs or videos of the show?
A: The use of cameras (still and video) and sound recorders is not allowed inside the theatre.
Q: What do I wear to the show?
A: There is no specific dress code. Formal attire is not required; semi formal or smart casual is recommended.
Q: Is there a possibility that I will get partial view seating if I purchase discounted The Illusionists London tickets?
A: When booking with Headout, you will get to select your specific seats, thus, ensuring you do not get stuck with partial view. However, if you opt to try and win lottery tickets, or purchase day seats, your seats will be allocated at the discretion of the Box Office, which can potentially mean partial view seating or split seats.