Shows at London theatres


London Fringe - Drama


We have 183 shows listed in this category.


#Hashtag Lightie

Upcoming show

Drama

Arcola Theatre
Arcola Theatre
14 Nov To 2 Dec 2017


Ella is popular, addicted to social media, Queen of the Selfie, and mixed race. But after one of her videos goes viral, Ella finds herself at the centre of a social media storm that leads to a family meltdown.


31 Hours

Upcoming show

Drama

The Bunker
The Bunker
3 Oct To 28 Oct 2017
The story of four men who clean up the aftermath of rail suicides. It is about the slippery reality of mental health and the inability to communicate issues.


A Cracked Plaster Sky

Upcoming show

Drama

Omnibus
Omnibus
24 Oct To 28 Oct 2017
Inspired by real stories of women working in street prostitution, A Cracked Plaster Sky tells the irreverent and painfully amusing story of Grace, and the voice inside her head.


A Day by the Sea

Upcoming show

Drama

Southwark Playhouse
Southwark Playhouse - The Large
4 Oct To 28 Oct 2017
It is a fine day in May, 1953. A work-obsessed diplomat based in Paris makes a rare visit to his mother in Dorset. He is disconcerted to find an old childhood friend also visiting with her children, her life now blighted by scandal.


A Girl In School Uniform (Walks Into A Bar)

Upcoming show

Drama

New Diorama Theatre
New Diorama Theatre
30 Jan To 17 Feb 2018
There are blackouts. No one knows what's causing them. Now Steph and Bell, a schoolgirl and barmaid, have to search for their missing friend, until the outside world starts infecting the theatre that stands around them.


A Murder is Announced

Upcoming show

Drama

The Churchill TheatreVideo available for this show
The Churchill Theatre
7 Nov To 11 Nov 2017
The residents of Chipping Cleghorn are astonished to read an advert in the local newspaper that a murder will take place this coming Friday at Little Paddocks, the home of Letitia Blacklock.


A Nazi Comparison

Upcoming show

Drama

Waterloo East Theatre
Waterloo East Theatre
3 Oct To 29 Oct 2017
Clare, A young woman at university happens upon an English translation of a play written by Hitler's favourite playwright and it upsets her entire world view. She can't help but see strong parallels in how the media was manipulated then, and now.


A Trilogy of Horrors

Upcoming show

Drama

White Bear Theatre
White Bear Theatre
24 Oct To 28 Oct 2017
TumbleDry Theatre present three classic horror stories from three great writers: Edgar Allan Poe's "The Tell-Tale Heart", Charles Dickens' "The Signal Man" and Mary Shelley's "The Mortal Immortal".


A White Man's Tale

Upcoming show

Drama

The London Theatre
The London Theatre
24 Oct To 28 Oct 2017
A senior police officer responsible for co-ordinating the policing on the ground during the Battle of Lewisham in the 1970's is forced to confront his own values and attitude to race.


Absolute Certainty

Upcoming show

Drama

White Bear Theatre
White Bear Theatre
3 Oct To 7 Oct 2017
Mike Dunhill is a quiet man. A typical introvert. He lives a life of seemingly quiet solitude. But something is off.


Against

Playing now

Drama

Almeida Theatre
Almeida Theatre
To 30 Sep 2017
Silicon Valley. The future. A rocket launches. Luke is an aerospace billionaire who can talk to anyone. But God is talking to him. He sets out to change the world. Only violence stands in his way.


Ajax

Upcoming show

Drama

The Space
The Space
5 Dec To 10 Dec 2017
Tells the story of a celebrated warrior, cursed with madness for disrespecting the gods. After a night of violent hallucinations, she is awoken to find her friends, lover, and child cowering from her in fear and shame.


Albion

Upcoming show

Drama

Almeida Theatre
Almeida Theatre
10 Oct To 24 Nov 2017
In the ruins of a garden in rural England, in a house which was once a home, one woman searches for seeds of hope.


All The Little Lights

Upcoming show

Drama

Arcola TheatreVideo available for this show
Arcola Theatre
10 Oct To 4 Nov 2017


Joanne and Lisa were like sisters. Then Lisa got away. Now she's back, but the ghosts from their past still haunt her. Amy just wants to belong. Tells the story of the girls that slip through the cracks.


Am I Dead Yet?

Upcoming show

Drama

Soho Theatre
Soho Theatre - Soho Upstairs
7 Nov To 18 Nov 2017
Two friends, talking (and singing) about what happens when we die, how we think about dying, and how some of us might be brought back.


Angel

Playing now

Drama

Arcola Theatre
Arcola Theatre
To 7 Oct 2017


Syria, 2014: there's a siege as fierce as Stalingrad. ISIS, having steam-rollered through Iraq, expect to take the town easily. But the citizens have found a heroine: a crackshot sniper, with 100 kills to her name. She's the Angel of Kobane.


Anna Karenina

Upcoming show

Drama

Putney Arts Theatre
Anna is enchanting and admired but empty - until a chance encounter throws her into emotional turmoil and a scandalous affair. Contrasting with the tale of destructive love is the story of Levin, an idealistic man striving to finding meaning in life.


Anyone's Guess How We Got Here

Upcoming show

Drama

Camden People's Theatre
Camden People's Theatre
10 Oct To 28 Oct 2017
She's standing in what used to be her bedroom. She's come back to reclaim what she buried. The car waits outside. On debt, eviction, childhood, and the thing under the floorboards. On what remains, long after you've paid it off.


Anything That Flies

Upcoming show

Drama

Jermyn Street Theatre
Jermyn Street Theatre
18 Oct To 11 Nov 2017
The Berlin Wall has fallen. Germany has reunited. And in Belsize Park, Otto Huberman is listening to recordings of himself playing Brahms, when he is interrupted by a visitor who will turn his life upside down.


Beginners

Upcoming show

Drama

Unicorn Theatre
Unicorn Theatre - Weston Theatre
20 Mar To 15 Apr 2018
Tells the story of three families trapped in a waterlogged holiday cottage over summer. The children are bored. The adults are down the pub. So far so normal.




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