Shows at London theatres


London West End - Drama


We have 41 shows listed.


A Fight Against...

Upcoming

Drama

The Royal Court Theatre
Pablo Manzi's darkly comic odyssey across the Americas explores whether violence brings us closer together and what it takes to walk past on the other side of the street.


A History of Water in the Middle East

Upcoming

Drama

The Royal Court Theatre
British Egyptian Sabrina Mahfouz grew up with ambitions of being a spy. She has two passports, speaks two languages and has a cultural understanding of two very different countries.


A Kind of People

Upcoming

Drama

The Royal Court Theatre
Friday night on the fringes of the city and someone's having a party. It seems like a laugh, but not everyone's having fun.


A Very Expensive Poison

Playing now

Drama

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A shocking assassination in the heart of London. In a bizarre mix of high-stakes global politics and radioactive villainy, a man pays with his life.


Appropriate

Playing now

Drama

The Donmar Warehouse
The Lafayette family gather at their late father's home in Arkansas to bury the hatchet and prepare the former plantation for its Estate Sale. Until, that is, they make a discovery which changes everything.


Blood Wedding

Playing now

Drama

Young Vic
A repressed, passionate love affair rears its head on the day two young people tie the knot. What is done cannot be undone.


Coming Clean

Upcoming

Drama

Trafalgar Studios
Tony and Greg seem to have love all figured out. They’re in a committed relationship, but with room for a little sex-on-the-side. Their only rule? Never sleep with the same man twice. Then, drop-dead gorgeous cleaner Robert walks into their lives ...


Cyrano De Bergerac

Upcoming

Drama

Playhouse Theatre
James McAvoy will star in a new production of Edmond Rostand's Cyrano de Bergerac, freely adapted by Martin Crimp and directed by Jamie Lloyd.


Death of a Salesman

Upcoming

Drama

Piccadilly TheatreVideo available for this show
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.


Fairview

Upcoming

Drama

Young Vic
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.


Far Away

Upcoming

Drama

The Donmar Warehouse
In a cottage far away, a child wakes to the sound of screaming. Who will tell her what's really going on? And where will the discoveries she makes that night take her in the years to come?


Glass, Kill, Bluebeard, and Imp.

Playing now

Drama

The Royal Court Theatre
A girl made of glass. Gods and murders. A serial killer's friends. And a secret in a bottle. Four new plays by Caryl Churchill.


Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Parts I & II

Playing now

Drama

Palace Theatre
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.


Is God Is

Upcoming

Drama

The Royal Court Theatre
When a letter arrives from the mother they thought was dead, twins Racine and Anaia travel from the Dirty South to the California desert and a yellow house with teal shutters.


IS IN OUR BLOOD - The Song Project

Upcoming

Drama

The Royal Court Theatre
Wende and Isobel Waller-Bridge locked themselves away with a piano and a laptop turning the lyrics into songs. Chloe and Imogen Knight began to visualise what the performance might be.


Leopoldstadt

Upcoming

Drama

Wyndham's Theatre
Tom Stoppard's new play, directed by Patrick Marber, is an intimate drama with an epic sweep; the story of a family who made good.


Lungs

Upcoming

Drama

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The ice caps are melting, there's overpopulation, political unrest; everything's going to hell in a handcart - why on earth would someone bring a baby into this world?


Matt Forde's Brexit Through the Gift Shop

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.


Midnight Movie

Upcoming

Drama

The Royal Court Theatre
A girl fights for her life in a lift. New Window. A protest in Trafalgar Square. New Window. A naked man in a bathtub. New Window. Janelle Monae, dancing.


Nanjing

Upcoming

Drama

The Royal Court Theatre
Tells a story about belonging anywhere and nowhere at once, and looks at how our lives are shaped by history.




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