Shows at London theatres


London West End - Drama


We have 35 shows listed.


A German Life

Upcoming show

Drama

The Bridge Theatre
The Bridge Theatre
6 Apr To 11 May 2019
A new play by Christopher Hampton, drawn from the life and testimony of Brunhilde Pomsel, directed by Jonathan Kent with Maggie Smith.


A Hundred Words For Snow

Playing now

Drama

Trafalgar Studios
Rory's Dad was an explorer. Well, not literally. Literally he was a Geography teacher. But inside, she knows, he was Bear Grylls. And when he dies suddenly in an accident, Rory knows he needs her help to make one last expedition.


Actually

Upcoming show

Drama

Trafalgar Studios
Amber and Tom hook up at party at their elite American university, and spend the night together. They agree on the drinking, they agree on the attraction, but what actually happened between them?


Admissions

Playing now

Drama

Trafalgar Studios
Sherri is the Head of Admissions at a private school, fighting to diversify the student intake and she wants you to know about it.


All About Eve

Playing now

Drama

Noël Coward Theatre
Noël Coward Theatre
To 11 May 2019
A razor-sharp, unsettling exposé of the eternal obsession at the heart of show-business.


All My Sons

Upcoming show

Drama

The Old Vic
The Old Vic
15 Apr To 8 Jun 2019
Despite hard choices and even harder knocks, Joe and Kate Keller are a success story. But nothing lasts forever and their contented lives, already shadowed by the loss of their eldest boy to war, are about to shatter.


Betrayal

Playing now

Drama

Harold Pinter Theatre
Charts a compelling seven-year romance, thrillingly captured in reverse chronological order.


Blood Wedding

Upcoming show

Drama

Young Vic
Young Vic - Main House
19 Sep To 2 Nov 2019
A repressed, passionate love affair rears its head on the day two young people tie the knot. What is done cannot be undone.


Dark Sublime

Upcoming show

Drama

Trafalgar Studios
Exploring the complexities of relationships, especially in the LGBTQ community, and the contrast in lived experiences across generations, a story that is as much about joy and heartbreak as it is about quarries and transmat beams.


Dear Evan Hansen

Upcoming show

Drama

Noël Coward Theatre
Noël Coward Theatre
29 Oct 2019 No closing date announced.
The winner of six 2017 Tony Awards® including Best Musical and the 2018 Grammy Award®, DEAR EVAN HANSEN features a book by Tony Award-winner Steven Levenson.


Death of a Salesman

Upcoming show

Drama

Young Vic
Young Vic - Main House
1 May To 29 Jun 2019
Award-winning director Marianne Elliott brings her unique vision to one of the greatest plays of the twentieth century, seen through the eyes of an African American family.


Emilia

Playing now

Drama

Vaudeville Theatre
Vaudeville Theatre
To 15 Jun 2019
Emilia Bassano was born into a musical family in 1569. She went on to become a published poet and a member of the court.


Fairview

Upcoming show

Drama

Young Vic
Young Vic
28 Nov 2019 To 18 Jan 2020
It's Grandma's birthday and the Frasier family have gathered to celebrate. Beverly just wants everything to run smoothly, but Tyrone has missed his flight, Keisha is freaking out about college and Grandma has locked herself in the bathroom.


Harry and Chris - Joyride

Playing now

Drama

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Joyride is back! Harry and Chris are the nation's favourite comedy-rap-jazz duo, and after selling out three Edinburgh Fringe shows in a row, they're bringing their raucous, joyful, fun-filled monthly night to The Other Palace.


Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Parts I & II

Playing now

Drama

Palace Theatre
Palace Theatre
Booking to: 29 Sep 2019
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.


Inside Bitch

Playing now

Drama

The Royal Court Theatre
Created by women who aren't second-guessing, Inside Bitch is a devised ensemble performance from Clean Break's Members, a playful subversion of the representation of women in prison and how things aren't quite as seen on TV.


Ivan and the Dogs

Upcoming show

Drama

Young Vic
Young Vic - The Clare
10 Jul To 20 Jul 2019
Genesis Award winner Caitriona Shoobridge directs this one-person play exploring the need for kindness and trust, when despite being betrayed by the people around you, family can still be forged in the face of adversity.


Jesus Hopped The 'A' Train

Playing now

Drama

Young VicVideo available for this show
Inside the lockdown wing of Rikers Island prison, a frightened young man accused of murdering a cult leader is confronted with a charismatic born-again serial killer and a sadistic guard. Will one man's redemption lead to another's damnation?


Matt Forde's Brexit Through the Gift Shop

Playing now

Drama

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The Other Palace - Studio
Dates not yet announced
No closing date announced.
Joyride is back! Harry and Chris are the nation's favourite comedy-rap-jazz duo, and after selling out three Edinburgh Fringe shows in a row, they're bringing their raucous, joyful, fun-filled monthly night to The Other Palace.


Pah-La

Upcoming show

Drama

The Royal Court Theatre
In a remote Tibetan village, Deshar, a young runaway has disowned her father Tsering and become a Buddhist nun. In Lhasa, Chinese Commander Deng is working for the future of the country, unable to meet the needs of his wife and daughter.




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