Shows at London theatres


London Fringe - Playing now


We have 53 shows listed.


4.48 Psychosis

Playing now

Drama

New Diorama TheatreVideo available for this show
New Diorama Theatre
To 13 Oct 2018
I had a night in which everything was revealed to me. How can I speak again? The early hours of the morning. You're alone, with only your thoughts. How did you get here? And how do you get out?


A Small House at the Edge of the World

Playing now

Drama

Tabard Theatre
Tabard Theatre
To 29 Sep 2018
A Small House at the Edge of the World is the story of how one location captures and distills two lifetimes worth of love, joy and sorrow. A man and a woman fall in love, marry, have a child, drift apart, re-engage, haunt each other and become the dust of dreams.


A Winning Hazard

Playing now

Drama

Finborough Theatre
Finborough Theatre
To 25 Sep 2018
Three comediettas which combine observations on the hypocrisy and vanity of the English ruling class, coupled with characters and situations that are both deeply Victorian, but also vividly progressive in their views on gender, money, and class.


About Leo

Playing now

Drama

Jermyn Street Theatre
Jermyn Street Theatre
To 29 Sep 2018
Eliza Prentice has arrived in Mexico City on the Day of the Dead. She is armed with a Dictaphone, a family connection, and a lot of questions. But the greatest living Mexican artist, Leonora Carrington, doesn't give interviews.


Adam

Playing now

Drama

Battersea Arts CentreVideo available for this show
Battersea Arts Centre
To 29 Sep 2018
The remarkable, true story of a young trans man having to make that choice and begin his journey. From Egypt to Scotland, it charts Adam's fight across borders and genders to find a place to call home.


An Adventure

Playing now

Drama

Bush Theatre
Bush Theatre
To 20 Oct 2018
Follows headstrong Jyoti and her fumbling suitor Rasik as they ride the crest of the fall of Empire from the shores of post-Partition India to the forests of Mau Mau Kenya onto the industrial upheaval of 1970s London.


An Execution

Playing now

Drama

Camden People's TheatreVideo available for this show
The prisoner's fate has been sealed. Sort of. Because if there's one crime in this world that we can all agree deserves the ultimate punishment, it is this: Opacity. The prisoner is too opaque. Not at all clear.


An Indian Abroad

Playing now

Comedy

The Bread & Roses Theatre
Stifled by his life in middle-class India, Krishnan is desperate to see more of the world. He takes a year out from his studies to visit the island of Great Britain.


Arabian Nights

Playing now

Entertainment

Hoxton Hall
Hoxton Hall
To 13 Oct 2018
A timeless library of fantastical stories, woven into a rich, open tapestry - a celebration of the artistic and cultural history of both Islam and the wider ancient world, full of timeless heroes and villains.


Blood Wedding

Show closed

Drama

Omnibus Theatre
Omnibus Theatre
To 23 Sep 2018
Celebrated Spanish dramatist Federico García Lorca's 1932 folk tragedy is deftly pulled into sharp focus in this dark and seductive re-imagining.


Build A Rocket

Show closed

Drama

Pleasance - Islington
A powerful and uplifting, one-woman show about triumph over adversity. Yasmin is young and feisty and lives on the edge. A young mum, her Scarborough isn't sandcastles, arcades and donkey rides.


Bully

Show closed

Drama

Etcetera Theatre
Etcetera Theatre
To 23 Sep 2018


Jack is excited to have been offered a teaching position at the very place he went to as a child, Manor School. He is an excellent and commended Teacher who really wants to make a difference.


Dance Nation

Playing now

Drama

Almeida Theatre
Almeida Theatre
To 6 Oct 2018
Somewhere in America, a revolution is coming. An army of competitive dancers is ready to take over the world, one routine at a time. A ferocious exploration of youth, ambition and self-discovery.


Distance

Playing now

Drama

Park Theatre


Steven, recently separated and heading towards divorce, bumps into an old friend on the journey to a job interview. A complex recent past and a fragile present collide, as Steven tries to make sense of the world around him and his place within it.


Divine Proportions

Playing now

Entertainment

The Vaults Theatre
The Vaults Theatre
To 12 Jan 2019
Wine, dine and celebrate life like the Gods and Goddesses you are with an evening of Divine Proportions. A heavenly night of wining, dining and raucous entertainment inspired by the story of Dionysus, God of Pleasure and Mischief.


Eastern Star

Playing now

Drama

Tara Theatre
Tara Theatre
To 29 Sep 2018
In summer 1988, young BBC World Service reporter Christopher Gunness found himself at the centre of Myanmar's 'Students' Revolution - an event that brought Daw Aung San Suu Kyi onto the international stage.


Eris

Playing now

Drama

The Bunker
The Bunker
To 28 Sep 2018
Seán is feeling wronged because his boyfriend Tim has been excluded from a family wedding back home in Ireland. What does it matter that they've just broken up? The problem for his family is that Tim is femme, fabulous and worst of all, English.


Every Day I Make Greatness Happen

Playing now

Drama

Hampstead Theatre
It's back to school with a bang for Alisha, Iman and Kareem - they all failed GCSE English. This is their last chance to continue Sixth Form, failure is not an option. It's down to Miss Murphy to see the trio through.


Freedom To Be Me

Playing now

Drama

Etcetera Theatre
Etcetera Theatre
To 7 Oct 2018


A sketch show with original music devised by the company focusing on the struggles of men and women to be taken seriously despite sexism, exploitation and put downs.


Hear Me Howl

Playing now

Drama

Old Red Lion Theatre
Old Red Lion Theatre
To 29 Sep 2018
Jess is turning 30 when she presses pause on the conventional life she's been living and joins a post-punk band. A bitingly honest portrayal of one woman's personal revolution.




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