London theatre news



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The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time returns

18 September 2018

Simon Stephens' play, The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time, returns to the West End this Christmas from 29 November 2018 to 23 February 2019, at the Piccadilly Theatre.


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Sinatra: Raw at Crazy Coqs

18 September 2018

Richard Shelton will convince you that Frank Sinatra is actually in the room in Sinatra: Raw which transfers to London for a three-week season in January next year.


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Frankenstein at Sutton House

17 September 2018

The 200th anniversary of Mary Shelley's famous novel will be celebrated in a fun and contemporary way with a feminist twist in Tea Break Theatre's new immersive production at Sutton House from 16 October to 3 November.


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Hot Gay Time Machine at Trafalgar Studios

15 September 2018

The smash-hit, 100% sold out Edinburgh sensation - HOT GAY TIME MACHINE - by multi-award-winning Zak Ghazi-Torbati, and Toby Marlow and Lucy Moss, arrives in the West End for a gaytastic Christmas season.


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First look at The Wider Earth

14 September 2018

We get a sneak peak from the cast and creative team of the award-winning Darwin drama The Wider Earth, due at the Natural History Museum from 2 October - 30 December 2018.


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The Incident at Canada Water Theatre

14 September 2018

Joakim Daun's new play, coming to Canada Water Theatre this October, tackles belonging, migration, racism and power.


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Love, Genius and a Walk - new dates announced

12 September 2018

Mixing a modern love story with fact-based historical drama, Love, Genius and a Walk continues its London pub theatre tour in October with dates at the Drayton Arms and Etcetera Theatre.


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A Funny Thing Happened ...

11 September 2018

A European premiere from acclaimed American playwright Halley Feiffer - A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Gynaecologic Oncology Unit at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center of New York City - is coming to the Finborough Theatre.


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To Have To Shoot Irishmen at Omnibus Theatre

11 September 2018

Inspired by the murder of Irish pacifist Francis Sheehy Skeffington during the Easter Rising in Dublin in 1916, Lizzie Nunnery's new play explores fractured national identity and the chaotic legacy of British military intervention.


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The Teind at the Old Red Lion

11 September 2018

A personalised, choose-your-own-adventure horror story unfolds through daily interactions with characters over three weeks via email, text or social media, before a final face-to-face interaction ...


The Paradise Circus by James Purdy

10 September 2018


The Playground Theatre's Autumn season kicks-off with the world premiere of James Purdy's The Paradise Circus, directed by the venue's co-artistic director, Anthony Biggs.


The Sword of Alex at the White Bear Theatre

6 September 2018


The Sword of Alex, by award-winning playwright Rib Davis and starring Kate Terence, Georgia Winters, Patrick Regis and DK Ugonna, examines how identity fares in the struggle between the political and the personal.


The Pass at The Playground Theatre

5 September 2018


Written and performaed by Denise Marsa, The Pass gets its world premiere at The Playground Theatre from 27 to 29 September 2018.


The Lesson at The Hope Theatre

4 September 2018


Eugen Ionseco's dark comic-drama, The Lesson, gets an airing as The Hope Theatre's seventh in-house production, directed by Matthew Parker.


Kinky Boots - our show of the month

3 September 2018


Save up to 51% on tickets for the fabulous Kinky Boots at the Adelphi Theatre - with prices starting at just £15 this is an offer you really can't afford to miss!


Surprise for cast of Bring it On

3 September 2018


Jericho's Rose from Althea Theatre

31 August 2018


Eavesdropping Again from Angel Theatre Company

30 August 2018


The Wider Earth at the Natural History Museum

29 August 2018


Twelfth Night at Wilton's Music Hall

29 August 2018


Like Lions at The Bread & Roses Theatre

28 August 2018


Sh*t-Faced Showtime Presents: Oliver With a Twist!

28 August 2018


People Like Us at The Union Theatre

27 August 2018


Abi at Queen's Theatre Hornchurch

27 August 2018


The Daughter-in-Law returns to Arcola Theatre

20 August 2018




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