Shows at London theatres
London West End - Drama
We have 29 shows listed in this category.
It was always difficult being Harry Potter and it isn’t much easier now that he's an employee of the Ministry of Magic, a husband and father of 3 children. And his youngest son Albus must struggle with the weight of a family legacy he never wanted.
The multi-award winning Jack Thorne breathes new life into Woyzeck by Georg Büchner, one of the most influential plays ever written. Starring John Boyega (Star Wars: Episode VII – The Force Awakens).
A controversial new gaming experience is inspiring a generation. In Killology, players are rewarded for torturing victims, scoring points for “creativity”. It’s marketed by its millionaire creator as a deeply moral experience.
Three generations of women. For each, the chaos of what has come before brings with it a painful legacy.
A Road, a wild night, a drunken tour guide, a journey to the gutter and the stars and back. Jim Cartwright's seminal play, gives expression to the inhabitants of an unnamed northern road in Eighties Britain.
Alma and Eugene grew up together in the Deep South. As their friendship develops into something closer, they struggle to escape familiar definitions of blackness.
Galileo Galilei: father, hero, heretic. When a chance discovery leads to evidence of a seismic shift in scientific thinking, Galileo sparks a dangerous dispute with authority, challenging the all-powerful Roman Catholic Church.
The extraordinary Billie Piper plays Her, a woman driven to the unthinkable by her desperate desire to have a child. Simon Stone creates a radical new production of Lorca’s achingly powerful masterpiece.
Emily was a fiercely independent woman, an aviator and a wingwalker until a stroke destroyed her sense of reality. Fragments of her life come together as she struggles to find her voice and herself.
A group of strong but scared women set sail from their home, leaving everything they have behind. Facing forced marriage, they seek sanctuary in Greece. When they arrive, the King and the people must decide their fate.
1702. William III is on the throne and England is on the verge of war. Princess Anne is soon to become Queen, and her advisors vie for influence over the future monarch.
Rural Derry, 1981. The Carney farmhouse is a hive of activity with preparations for the annual harvest. A day of hard work on the land and a traditional night of feasting and celebrations lie ahead. But this year they will be interrupted by a visitor.
Alejandra and Marcela are planting bombs in the middle of the night. They don’t want violence. They just want to be heard. Prison’s not much of a threat when most of your friends are inside.
An attempt to get to grips with the fact that everything happens at once.
And to see if there’s anything we can do about it.
On a steamy night in Mississippi, a Southern family gather at their cotton plantation to celebrate Big Daddy’s birthday. The scorching heat is almost as oppressive as the lies they tell.
Purchased from Russia. Developed in India. Delivered to the UK. A global transaction over nine months that offers ‘a lifetime of happiness’ for all involved.
A haunting tale of friendship which spans cultures and continents, follows one man's journey to confront his past and find redemption. Based on Khaled Hosseini's international best-selling novel.
A desperate woman. A chivalrous man. And a forbidden kiss that changes everything. A love story about two people struggling to escape the guilt and ghosts of the past, set against the shifting world of London post-World War I.
Tells the true story of two maverick Norwegian diplomats who coordinated top secret talks and inspired seemingly impossible friendships. Their quiet heroics led to the groundbreaking Oslo Peace Accords.
Alice wants to come out as a lesbian. Her girlfriend Fiona wants to start living as a man named Adrian. Now, as he begins his transition, Alice faces a question she never thought she'd ask ... does this mean she's straight?