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We have 36 shows listed.


Richard II

Upcoming show

History

Sam Wanamaker Playhouse
Sam Wanamaker Playhouse
22 Feb To 21 Apr 2019
Beset by problems at home and abroad, a capricious king is forced to relinquish his 'hollow crown'. As his supporters abandon him and his power trickles away, Richard reflects with startling eloquence on the disintegration of his status and identity.


Romeo and Juliet

Upcoming show

Shakespeare - tragedy

Shakespeare's Globe
Shakespeare's Globe
28 Feb To 23 Mar 2019
Packed with love, family feuds and a dose of comedy, Romeo and Juliet is a full-scale, fast-paced 90 minute performance in the Globe Theatre designed to introduce students and families to Shakespeare.


Medea

Upcoming show

Drama

Barbican Theatre
After involuntary confinement in a psychiatric hospital, Anna, once a successful doctor, is determined to put things right. Willing to forgive her husband's affair with a younger woman, she wants a fresh start with him and their children.


Downstate

Upcoming show

Drama

National TheatreVideo available for this show
National Theatre - Dorfman
12 Mar To 27 Apr 2019
In downstate Illinois, four men convicted of sex crimes against minors share a group home where they live out their lives in the shadow of the offences they committed. A man shows up to confront his childhood abuser.


After Edward

Upcoming show

Drama

Sam Wanamaker Playhouse
Sam Wanamaker Playhouse
21 Mar To 6 Apr 2019
Edward II wanders on to the empty stage, bloodied and confused. He has no idea where he is, or how he got here, but he does have an ominous feeling that something is wrong.


Orestes

Upcoming show

Drama

Barbican Theatre
A brother and sister face a death sentence for the murder of their mother. Disenfranchised and without shelter, they hatch a terrible plot to alter their fate.


Grief is the Thing with Feathers

Upcoming show

Drama

Barbican Theatre
In a London flat, two young boys face the unbearable sadness of their mother's sudden death. Their father, a scruffy romantic, imagines a future of well-meaning visitors and emptiness.


Top Girls

Upcoming show

Drama

National TheatreVideo available for this show
National Theatre - Lyttleton
26 Mar 2019 Booking to: 22 Jun 2019
Marlene is the first woman to head the Top Girls employment agency. But she has no plans to stop there. With Maggie in at Number 10 and a spirit of optimism consuming the country, Marlene knows that the future belongs to women like her.


A Family Outing - 20 Years On

Upcoming show

Drama

Barbican Theatre
Barbican Theatre - The Pit
27 Mar To 30 Mar 2019
Twenty years after bringing her parents onstage in the sublime A Family Outing, Ursula Martinez attempts to recreate the show, without her Dad, and with a mother who can no longer remember her lines.


Rooms

Upcoming show

Drama

Barbican Theatre
Ushered into a series of five realistic spaces, housing clues to the character once confined within their walls, you'll hear haunting accounts of solitude as part of an immersive theatre installation.


Small Island

Upcoming show

Drama

National Theatre
National Theatre - Olivier
17 Apr 2019 Booking to: 10 Aug 2019
A company of 40 tells a story which journeys from Jamaica to Britain, through the Second World War to 1948 - the year the HMT Empire Windrush docked at Tilbury.


Henry IV Part 1

Upcoming show

Shakespeare - history

Shakespeare's Globe
Shakespeare's Globe
23 Apr To 11 Oct 2019
Two Harrys: Harry Hotspur and Prince Hal. Sons to enemy fathers: Sir Henry Percy and King Henry IV. Hotspur is preparing to lead an army against the King - incensed at the King's dismissal of the Percy family's demands.


Henry IV Part 2

Upcoming show

Shakespeare - history

Shakespeare's Globe
Shakespeare's Globe
25 Apr To 11 Oct 2019
As King Henry IV lies dying and the rebels maintain their unrest, Falstaff, returned war-hero, and closest confidant of Prince Hal, is engaged to recruit for the King's army.


Avalanche: A Love Story

Upcoming show

Drama

Barbican Theatre
Julia and new husband long for a child together. Enough to gather their courage and explore IVF treatment. As she navigates a successful career, her witty and lyrical observations form a real-life account of the making and breaking of her dreams.


Henry V

Upcoming show

Shakespeare - history

Shakespeare's Globe
Shakespeare's Globe
30 Apr To 11 Oct 2019
As King Henry V attempts to prove himself a worthy ruler, he brazenly lays claim to parts of France. When France mocks his claim, he leads the English forces across the Channel. England is at war.


Twelfth Night

Upcoming show

Shakespeare - comedy

Shakespeare's Globe
Shakespeare's Globe
4 May To 21 Aug 2019
When a shipwreck tears a family apart, twins Sebastian and Viola seek refuge in a new land.


Pericles

Upcoming show

Shakespeare - romance

Shakespeare's Globe
Shakespeare's Globe
5 May To 24 Aug 2019
The spirit of fairy tale is never far from the surface of Pericles, the first of Shakespeare's late romances.


The Comedy of Errors

Upcoming show

Shakespeare - comedy

Shakespeare's Globe
Shakespeare's Globe
6 May To 23 Aug 2019
Take one pair of estranged twin brothers (both named Antipholus), and one pair of estranged twin servants (both named Dromio) - both pairs separated at sea.


Anna

Upcoming show

Thriller

National Theatre
National Theatre
11 May To 15 Jun 2019
1968. East Berlin. Anna and Hans are married, in love and moving up in the world - but it is a world ruled by suspicion. Who can be trusted when everyone is listening?


Our Town

Upcoming show

Drama

Regent's Park Open Air Theatre
Regent's Park Open Air Theatre
16 May To 8 Jun 2019
Birth; marriage; death. And everything in between. Thornton Wilder's Pulitzer Prize-winning play celebrates what it means to be human, the bonds that hold communities together, and our relationships with the ancient past and the eternal tomorrow.




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