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Spirited Away

Until 20 juillet 2024
Recommended for ages 7+

Why watch Spirited Away?

  • The Spirited Away London stage adaptation is a spellbinding rendition that transports you into the enchanting world of Hayao Miyazaki's Academy Award-winning animated masterpiece.
  • This remarkable production faithfully preserves the original Japanese language of the film (with English captions) and has been expertly crafted by the celebrated John Caird, co-adapted by Maoko Imai, all set to the iconic score composed by Joe Hisaishi.
  • This live stage adaptation promises to immerse you in the heart of Studio Ghibli's magical masterpiece, offering a fresh perspective on the beloved characters and narrative you hold dear.

Spirited Away, the Oscar-winning masterpiece from Studio Ghibli, crafted by the renowned animator and director Hayao Miyazaki, is undergoing a captivating transformation for the stage, guided by the visionary Olivier and Tony award-winning director of "Les Misérables," John Caird.

In this extraordinary production, the original Japanese cast takes the stage, accompanied by wildly imaginative puppetry, stunning set and costume designs, and a live orchestra performing the magnificent original film score composed by Joe Hisaishi.


Enter the captivating story of Chihiro, a young girl who, along with her family, embarks on a journey to a new home but unexpectedly stumbles into a fantastical realm inhabited by ethereal spirits under the rule of the enigmatic sorceress Yubaba. As her parents undergo a startling transformation, becoming pigs, Chihiro embarks on a courageous mission to rescue them and find a way back to the world of reality.

Show timings

  • Tue 7:00 PM, 7:30 PM or 2:00 PM
  • Wed 2:30 PM & 7:30 PM
  • Thu - Fri 7:30 PM
  • Sat 2:30 PM & 7:30 PM
  • Sun 3:00 PM

Cast & crew

  • Cast: Kanna Hashimoto and Mone Kamishiraishi alternating as Chihiro.
  • Direction: John Caird

Note: Producers can not guarantee the appearance of any particular artist, which is always subject to illness and holidays.

Top songs

The live orchestra is set to perform the splendid original film score composed by Joe Hisaishi.

Age & content guide

  • The show is recommended for ages above 7.
  • All guests that are 16 and under need to be accompanied by an adult and may not sit on their own in the auditorium.
  • Please keep in mind that the theatre does not have an age classification organization. This means that all age recommendations are subjective. Please use your judgment while purchasing tickets for any show.

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London Coliseum, is one of the biggest and finest theatres in London's West End. Sir Oswald Stoll, a British theatre manager and co-founder of the Stoll Moss Group theatre company, commissioned the theatre in 1904 to create a theatre of variety. His vision has inspired those after him, keeping the London Coliseum relevant in the competitive theatre scene in London’s West End.

Seating Capacity: 2,359

Getting there

Address: London Coliseum, St Martin's Ln, London WC2N 4ES, United Kingdom

Tube: Charing Cross Underground Station and Leicester Square Underground Station are nearby stations served by the Northern, Piccadilly and Bakerloo Lines.

Train: Charing Cross Station is the nearest station, which is a two-minute walk from the theatre.

Bus: You can take buses stopping on Charing Cross Road (24, 29 and 176) and Charing Cross Station or Trafalgar Square (6, 9, 11, 15, 23, 87 and 91).

Facilities & accessibility

Available Facilities: In-house bar, Accessible toilets, Gift Shop, Wheelchair accessible.

Accessibility: London Coliseum welcomes disabled guests and strives to make the show accessible for everyone. There are wheelchair spaces and transfer seats inside the theatre, lifts, hearing assistance systems, guide dogs, and visual narrations of the performances.

Additional information

Security: Please be aware that for your comfort and security, all audience members will be subject to security checks upon arrival at the London Coliseum.

Outside Food: Please note that outside food is strictly prohibited inside the London Coliseum.

Dress Code: Smart and casual wear are recommended. Remember that most theatres are air-conditioned throughout the year and can get a bit chilly.

Tickets redemption

  • E-tickets will be provided when you check in online.
  • You will receive an email confirmation with your Spirited Away voucher instantly.
  • Please display the voucher on your mobile phone with a valid photo ID. A physical printout is not necessary.

Cancellation & refunds

Tickets cannot be refunded, amended or rescheduled.

Frequently asked questions about Spirited Away

How do I buy Spirited Away tickets at West End?

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How much do Spirited Away London tickets cost?

The cost of Spirited Away London tickets will vary depending on the type of seats you choose.

How can I buy cheap or discount Spirited Away tickets on West End?

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Is there a possibility that I will get partial view seating if I purchase discounted Spirited Away London tickets?

Booking discounted Spirited Away London tickets online will give you the opportunity to select your specific seats, thus, ensuring you do not get stuck with partial-view seating. But if you try your luck with 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.

What is the opening date for Spirited Away?

Spirited Away opens on 30 April 2024 at the London Coliseum.

What age is the Spirited Away play appropriate for?

Spirited Away does not have a strict age limit. However, it is most suitable for ages 7 and above.

Where is Spirited Away playing in London?

Spirited Away is playing at the London Coliseum in London.

What is Spirited Away about?

Spirited Away is about Chihiro, a young girl who enters a fantastical world while moving with her family. When her parents are turned into pigs, Chihiro must find her inner strength and navigate a magical realm to save them and return to the human world. It's a captivating tale of bravery and friendship.

What are the popular songs in Spirited Away?

The live orchestra in this stage play is set to perform the splendid original film score composed by Joe Hisaishi.

Who are the main stars of Spirited Away?

The main stars of Spirited Away are the same as the original cast of the Japanese film, featuring Kanna Hashimoto and Mone Kamishiraishi alternating as Chihiro.

What is the dress code while attending Spirited Away?

There is no specific dress code at West End. However, it is prudent to dress in semi-formal or smart casuals and something comfortable. Carry a light sweater or a jacket as the theatre can get a bit chilly.

Is outside food allowed while attending Spirited Away?

No, outside food is not allowed while attending Spirited Away. Most theatres do have a cafeteria or bar inside the premises where you can get snacks and drinks.

What are the facilities available at London Coliseum?

London Coliseum has multiple facilities including an In-house bar, Accessible toilets, a Gift shop and Wheelchair accessibility available for the audiences during Spirited Away.

Can I take pictures or videos of Spirited Away inside the theatre?

Photography, videography, and sound recording are prohibited inside the theatre. Some theatres do have a souvenir shop from where you can purchase pictures of stills of the show.