Dirty Dancing - The Classic Story On Stage (West End)
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Dirty Dancing - The Classic Story On Stage (West End)

Dirty Dancing - The Classic Story On Stage (West End) London Reviews and Tickets

(196 Reviews)
Members say
Entertaining, Delightful, Enchanting, Absorbing, Great singing

About the Show

The musical adaptation of the classic 80s film returns to the West End.

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Member Reviews (196)

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62 Reviews | 1 Follower
Nostalgic, Delightful, Entertaining

See it if You love the movie and want an enjoyable night out.

Don't see it if If you want a literal copy of the movie

101 Reviews | 12 Followers
Great dancing, Raunchy, Funny, Entertaining, Absorbing

See it if You love the movie

Don't see it if you only like the classics

32 Reviews | 0 Followers
Entertaining, Must see, Raunchy, Romantic, Funny

See it if You love the movie, this musical does it justice! Great casting, the ending lived up to all expectations! Brilliant!

Don't see it if your not ready to have the time of your lives!

26 Reviews | 0 Followers
Entertaining, Delightful, Ambitious, Clever, Absorbing

See it if You love the film, enjoy big dance numbers and love the characters

Don't see it if You don’t like the film or don’t like dance musicals

24 Reviews | 2 Followers
Romantic, Raunchy, Hilarious, Fun, Amazing dance

See it if You love the film , you enjoy outstanding dancing and clever partner work and if you want a feel good sexy love story.

Don't see it if Your not a fan of screen to stage musicals or if you strongly dislike disruption in theatres (audiences can be very rowdy )

33 Reviews | 2 Followers
Romantic, Great singing, Entertaining

See it if you like the film

Don't see it if you’re expecting something more than the film

41 Reviews | 0 Followers
Cliched, Romantic, Fluffy, Entertaining, Delightful

See it if You love the film, great dancing, 80s music and a good old fashioned love story!

Don't see it if You're expecting stellar acting or a deep storyline. Read more

34 Reviews | 0 Followers
Great singing, Not a musical, Dance show, Quirky

See it if You like a good dance show with a story and a great live band

Don't see it if You wanna see a musical

Critic Reviews (6)

All That Dazzles (UK)
January 26th, 2023

"It doesn’t make for a perfect piece of theatre, but I’d hardly begrudge those audience members that moment of joy."
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London Theatre
January 26th, 2023

"With its infectious mix of chart-topping tracks, explosive dance routines, and that lift, 'Dirty Dancing' at the Dominion Theatre is a joyous musical tonic. You’ll wish you could book a one-way trip to Kellerman’s."
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Everything Theatre (UK)
January 28th, 2023

"This show is importantly a stage adaptation, not a musical nor a play. It has taken a classic and well loved movie and transformed it into a fun, dance filled production with a fantastic cast."
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London Theatre
February 9th, 2022
For a previous production

But none of these quibbles will matter a jot to those who just want to see their favourite film played out live, complete with glittering pink signs, lovingly re-created details and the famous end lift. If that’s what you’re after, you’ll definitely have the time of your life.
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Shy Strange Manic
February 14th, 2022
For a previous production

Dirty Dancing is a reproduction of the fan favourite film, so a stage version was sure to be a hit. However, what does this stage adaptation add to this well-known film? The answer is sadly, not much.
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February 9th, 2022
For a previous production

The show is more concerned with the flashy show-stopping scenes such as the joyful ending, when a talented dance ensemble and (somewhat undermaximised) band fill the stage alongside the key performers. Fun and straightforward – in those moments, Dirty Dancing seldom puts a foot wrong.
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