Death Note The Musical In Concert

About This Show

Based on the best-selling Japanese manga series of the same name by Tsugumi Ohba and Takeshi Obata, this ground breaking musical (Winner Best Musical, Korea Musical Awards) has a score by Frank Wildhorn (Jekyll & Hyde, Dracula, Bonnie & Clyde) with lyrics by Jack Murphy and book by Ivan Menchell.

Light Yagami, a bright but dissatisfied high school student in Tokyo comes across a discarded notebook owned by Ryuk, a mythological god of death. Discovering he can kill anyone by just writing their names in the supernatural notebook, Light takes justice into his own hands by filling the notebook with names of the nation’s most wanted criminals. But a detective only known as “L” is soon tracking him down…

Show Details

Dates: First Preview: 07 September 2023 Final Performance: 10 September 2023
Location: Lyric Theatre, West End

29 Shaftesbury Avenue,

West End,


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WhatsOnStage Review

| | 22 August 2023
This is the musical manga fans have been waiting for