Anything Goes


Legendary stars in a legendary musical, ANYTHING GOES arrives at the world-renowned Barbican Theatre for a strictly limited season.

Anything Goes is the ‘musical equivalent of sipping one glass of champagne after another’ (The Times) and is ‘delightful, delicious, and as buoyant as helium’ (Evening Standard). Featuring; heart-warming romance, good old-fashioned farcical fun and spectacular dance routines, you’ll feast your eyes on the elegant design and delight at the charming and uplifting story.

Featuring a 50 strong cast and ensemble of the finest we have to offer on the London stage including tap dancing sailors and a full-sized live orchestra, this 5 star hit new production of Anything Goes ‘immediately joins the pantheon of great classic musical revivals’ (The Telegraph).

The all-star cast is led by ‘dazzling triple threat’ (The Telegraph) and renowned Broadway royalty Sutton Foster, who is reprising her Tony Award-Winning performance as Reno Sweeney.

‘The show combines star pull with sheer talent’ (The Stage), with three-time Olivier Award and TonyAward winner Robert Lindsay (My Family), Evening Standard Theatre Award-Winner Felicity Kendal (The Good Life) and beloved West End Legend Gary Wilmot (Chicago) starring alongside Foster. Directed by the multi-award-winning Broadway director and choreographer Kathleen Marshall, this production for London features Cole Porter’s joyful score, including ‘I Get A Kick Out of You’, ‘You’re the Top’ and the show stopping ‘Anything Goes’.

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What is Anything Goes about?

It’s Bon Voyage on the SS American but it’s not all smooth sailing as they head out to sea; etiquette is cast-off through the portholes as two unlikely pairs set off on the course to find true love. Their journey proves that sometimes destiny needs a little help from a crew of singing and dancing sailors, a comical disguise, a farcical blackmail, delightful double-entendres, and some timeless good fun!

Running Time

2 hours 30 minutes (including interval)

Cast & Creatives

Sutton Foster (Reno Sweeney), Robert Lindsay (Moonface Martin), Felicity Kendal (Evangeline Harcourt), Gary Wilmot (Elisha Whitney)

Broadway star Rachel York will join the cast as Reno Sweeney from 12 Oct, and Tony and Olivier nominee Haydn Gwynne will play Mrs. Evangeline Harcourt from 19 Oct, for the final weeks of the show which must end on Saturday 6 November.

Age Recommendation: 5+

Booking Period

From 23 Jul - 6 Nov 2021

Weekly Performances

Sunday 2:30PM
Tuesday 7:30PM
Wednesday 7:30PM
Thursday 2:30PM, 7:30PM
Friday 7:30PM
Saturday 2:30PM, 7:30PM

Venue Information

Barbican Theatre

Silk St, Barbican, London EC2Y 8DS

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Daily Mail

'When a musical packs this much energy and spectacle, nothing else goes!'


'Sutton Foster dazzles in fizzing tonic for our times'

Time Out

'‘Undoubtedly a tonic for our gloomy times'

The Telegraph

'The show of the year. I would give it six stars if I could'

The Times

'The musical equivalent of sipping one glass of champagne after another'

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