London theatre news
Checkpoint Chana by Jeff Page
2 January 2018
First produced as a staged reading as part of Vibrant 2017, the world premiere of Checkpoint Chana by Jeff Page runs at the Finborough Theatre from 4 to 20 March 2018.
Out of Spite Theatre at Vault Festival
1 January 2018
This Is Not Culturally Significant returns for two nights only, followed by a new devised piece, People Who Need People, from Out of Spite Theatre at Vault Festival.
The Poetry We Make at Vault Festival
21 December 2017
Featuring live performances of some of Dolly Parton's greatest hits, The Poetry We Make explores love, loss and what gender actually counts for - heading to Vault Festival from 7 February 2018.
The Soul of Wittgenstein at Omnibus Theatre
13 December 2017
One of our 5-star rated shows makes a welcome return to the London theatre scene next February, once again with Dave Spencer at the directorial helm ...
On Monday Last Week - Etcetera Theatre
12 December 2017
Adapted from a short story by award-winning author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Saaramaria Kuittinen's On Monday Last Week opens at the Etcetera Theatre in January 2018.
Tickets on sale for Michael Grandage Company season
28 November 2017
Two plays directed by Michael Grandage will be at Wyndham's Theatre from 4 May and the Noël Coward Theatre from 23 June 2018 - tickets now on sale.
The Dog Beneath the Skin
20 November 2017
The first dramatic collaboration between W. H. Auden and Christopher Isherwood gets a rare airing at Jermyn Street Theatre from 7 to 31 March next year by Proud Haddock Productions.
Ajax at The Space
12 November 2017
Feminist theatre ensemble, Esmond Road Productions, bring James Kerr's translation of Sophocles' Ajax to The Space from 5 December.
Hiding Heidi at the Etcetera Theatre
11 November 2017
A tale of Love and Hate in Stoke on Trent from Golden Age Theatre Company will be at the Etcetera Theatre, Camden from 13 November 2017.
10 November 2017
Get Over It Productions will present Jean Genet's The Balcony at The Bread and Roses Theatre, Clapham, from 21 November to 2 December 2017.
A Very Very Very Dark Matter at The Bridge Theatre
9 November 2017
The Bridge Theatre will premiere a new play by Martin McDonagh in October next year with a cast led by Jim Broadbent.
Shadows at Theatro Technis
6 November 2017
Squire Lane Theatrical presents acclaimed young playwright Carguil Lloyd George Webley's new play, Shadows, at Theatro Technis from 5 December 2017.
Trainspotting Live at The Vaults
3 November 2017
Trainspotting Live returns to The Vaults for a second fix. The acclaimed no-holds-barred immersive, in-yer-face theatre staging of Irvine Welsh's classic, plays an 8-week season at the Vaults from 27 March 2018.
'tis unmanly grief at Theatre N16
30 October 2017
In the final show at Theatre N16's home at the Bedford pub, Tim Crowther's play about dealing with grief looks into the big messages of how men don't speak about their emotions and the important role women play in the world.
This Beautiful Future at The Yard
29 October 2017
Following a sell-out and critically-acclaimed run earlier this year, This Beautiful Future returns for a limited run at The Yard - from 2 to 25 November 2017.
Poison - Orange Tree Theatre
28 October 2017
The Damned United at the Pleasance, Islington
19 October 2017
11 October 2017
BADD - at London Horror Festival 2017
9 October 2017
Titus Andronicus at the Barbican Theatre
28 September 2017
Glengarry Glen Ross at the Playhouse Theatre
8 September 2017
Lucy Light at Theatre N16
8 September 2017
Windows at the Finborough Theatre
21 August 2017
Dante's Divine Comedy at Baron's Court Theatre
21 August 2017
The Trojan Women from Unmasked Theatre
10 July 2017