Shows at London theatres


London West End - Black comedy


We have 5 shows listed in this category.

Grimly Handsome

Upcoming show

Black comedy

The Royal Court Theatre
The Royal Court Theatre
6 Dec To 23 Dec 2017
In an unnamed American city, two strangers sell Christmas trees on the sidewalk; two cops work to solve a killing spree; and a young woman finds herself transforming in ways she could never have imagined.


Labour of Love

Playing now

Black comedy

Noël Coward Theatre
Set away from the Westminster bubble in the party's traditional northern heartlands, Labour MP David Lyons cares about modernisation and "electability"... his constituency agent, Jean Whittaker cares about principles and her community.


Le Grand Mort

Playing now

Black comedy

Trafalgar Studios
In his super stylish Notting Hill kitchen, Michael is preparing dinner for two. When Tim arrives, they engage in a series of funny, thrilling but searingly dangerous mind games, as they try to unravel the reasons why they are both there.


The Birthday Party

Upcoming show

Black comedy

Harold Pinter Theatre
Harold Pinter Theatre
9 Jan To 14 Apr 2018
Truth and alliances hastily shift in Pinter's brilliantly mysterious dark-comic masterpiece about the absurd terrors of the everyday.


Venus in Fur

Upcoming show

Black comedy

Theatre Royal Haymarket
Theatre Royal Haymarket
6 Oct To 9 Dec 2017
Enigmatic actress Vanda Jordan appears unannounced for an audition with director Thomas Novachek. She's determined to land the leading role in his new production.



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