Spontaneous musical comedy at its absolute finest - direct from the West End!

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2016 Olivier Award Winners – Best Entertainment and Family Show

With ten years as an Edinburgh Fringe must-see phenomenon, a BBC Radio 4 series, a critically acclaimed West End run and an Olivier Award to their name, The Showstoppers have delighted audiences across the globe with their ingenious blend of comedy, musical theatre and spontaneity.

A brand new musical comedy is created from scratch at each performance of this award-winning show as audience suggestions are transformed on the spot into all-singing, all-dancing productions with hilarious results. These incredible performers are guaranteed to impress as they create shows packed with drama, dazzling dance routines and catchy melodies – it’s just all made up on the spot!

So whether you fancy some Rodgers and Hammerstein set on a ferris wheel or a little Sondheim on Mount
Everest – you suggest it and the Showstoppers will sing it!

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General on sale from Thu 18 Oct


"So polished, it defies belief."
★★★★★ Daily Telegraph

"Had me weeping with laughter... you absolutely have to go."
★★★★★ Mail on Sunday

"Achingly funny... Worth seeing again and again." 
★★★★★ Time Out Critics Choice

Behind The Scenes

Watch the trailer here:
Production images:
Showstopper! The Improvised Musical


Northern Stage is fully accessible. The theatre has three lifts providing access to all parts of the building, including the accessible toilets, baby changing facilities, stages 2 & 3 and the backstage area. Buggy parking is available outside Stage 3. To discuss any access needs, please call our Box Office on 0191 230 5151.