Shows at London theatres


All - Shakespeare


We have 27 shows listed.


Measure for Measure

Upcoming

Shakespeare - comedy

Barbican Theatre
When a novice nun is compromised by a corrupt official who offers to save her brother from execution in return for sex, she has no idea where to turn for help. When she threatens to expose him, he tells her that nobody would believe her.


Much Ado About Nothing

Upcoming

Shakespeare - comedy

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An examination of the lies we tell each other and ourselves. Shakespeare's play is a riotous story of trickery and pretence: both the innocent playful kind that might help two people find each other.


Twelfth Night

Upcoming

Shakespeare - comedy

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Siblings Viola and Sebastian wash up on the shores of Illyria, both believing the other to be dead. Illyria is an eerie place of light and shade, and Viola finds herself caught in a tangled web of affection between the highest rulers of the country.


Richard III

Upcoming

Shakespeare - history

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The battle scars from the Wars of the Roses are yet to heal but that's not going to deter power-hungry Richard. The crown should be his and no one is going to stop him from getting it: not the King, his own wife, or the Princes in the Tower.


The Taming of the Shrew

Upcoming

Shakespeare - comedy

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Katharina and Bianca, the daughters of a rich man of Padua, are ready to marry. The game is simple: the youngest can be won only if the eldest finds her equal. But Katharina is strong-willed and not afraid to challenge the rules.


Macbeth

Upcoming

Shakespeare - tragedy

Queen's Theatre Hornchurch
Three witches on a heath have a disturbing prophecy for a victorious warrior. Macbeth will be king of Scotland. As this wicked seed is planted, daring Macbeth and his determined wife Lady Macbeth draw bloody daggers and set out on a fateful path.


Hamlet

Upcoming

Shakespeare - tragedy

Young Vic
Cush Jumbo (The Good Wife, The Good Fight) makes her Young Vic debut as a new kind of Hamlet for this generation.




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