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We have 37 shows listed in this category.


The Tempest

Upcoming show

Shakespeare - romance

Barbican TheatreVideo available for this show
Barbican Theatre
30 Jun To 18 Aug 2017
On a distant island a man waits. Robbed of his position, power and wealth, his enemies have left him in isolation. But this is no ordinary man, and this no ordinary island.


Crazy For You

Upcoming show

Musical

Barbican Theatre
In 1930s New York, banker Bobby Child is desperate to leave behind his inherited career for life on the stage with the Zangler's Follies. Sent to foreclose a rundown theatre in Nevada, he enters a whirlwind of romance, heartbreak and last chances.


A Tale Of Two Cities

Upcoming show

Drama

Regent's Park Open Air Theatre
Regent's Park Open Air Theatre
7 Jul To 5 Aug 2017
How much more do those in power think Europe’s poor can take? When will the people take to the streets of the cities and roar enough is enough?


Much Ado About Nothing

Upcoming show

Shakespeare - comedy

Shakespeare's Globe
Shakespeare's Globe
14 Jul To 15 Oct 2017
Claudio, pining for his love Hero, returns home from the first wave of the revolution. Though Claudio’s friend Benedick loves Beatrice and Beatrice Benedick, but (because neither will admit it) nothing seems capable of bringing them together.


Oliver Twist

Upcoming show

Drama

Regent's Park Open Air Theatre
Regent's Park Open Air Theatre
17 Jul To 5 Aug 2017
Discover the original story of Victorian London's most famous child with Oliver Twist created for everyone aged six and over.


Mosquitoes

Upcoming show

Drama

National Theatre
National Theatre
18 Jul 2017 No closing date announced.
Alice is a scientist. She lives in Geneva. As the Large Hadron particle collider starts up, she is searching for the Higgs Boson. Jenny is her sister. She lives in Luton. When tragedy throws them together, the collision threatens them all with chaos.


King Lear

Upcoming show

Shakespeare - tragedy

Shakespeare's Globe
Shakespeare's Globe
10 Aug To 14 Oct 2017
King Lear has 3 daughters. He makes a decision to divide his kingdom among his children, but fails to anticipate the consequences of his actions. His generosity is cruelly repaid and Lear finds himself adrift, wandering homeless and destitute.


Jesus Christ Superstar

Upcoming show

Musical

Regent's Park Open Air Theatre
Regent's Park Open Air Theatre
11 Aug To 16 Sep 2017
Following its overwhelming sell-out success in 2016, Jesus Christ Superstar is back! With a legendary score including I Don’t Know How to Love Him, Gethsemane and Superstar.


The Majority

Upcoming show

Drama

National Theatre
National Theatre - Dorfman
11 Aug To 28 Aug 2017
Charts Rob's journey as he navigates the Scottish Independence Referendum, Brexit, Trump ... and whatever today brings. So take your seat and push the button. Yes or No. Can you change the show with your votes?


Follies

Upcoming show

Musical

National Theatre
National Theatre
22 Aug 2017 No closing date announced.
New York, 1971. There's a party on the stage of the Weismann Theatre. Tomorrow the iconic building will be demolished. 30 years after their final performance, the Follies girls gather to have a few drinks, sing a few songs and lie about themselves.


Lions and Tigers

Upcoming show

Drama

Sam Wanamaker Playhouse
Sam Wanamaker Playhouse
23 Aug To 16 Sep 2017
Based on the true story of her great uncle and freedom fighter Dinesh Gupta, charts Dinesh Gupta's emotional and political awakening as this extraordinary 19 year old pits himself against the British Raj.


Oslo

Upcoming show

Drama

National Theatre
National Theatre - Lyttleton
5 Sep To 23 Sep 2017
Tells the true story of two maverick Norwegian diplomats who coordinated top secret talks and inspired seemingly impossible friendships. Their quiet heroics led to the groundbreaking Oslo Peace Accords.


Boudica

Upcoming show

Drama

Shakespeare's Globe
Shakespeare's Globe
8 Sep To 1 Oct 2017
Boudica, Queen of the Iceni tribe, wages a bloody uprising against the Roman Empire in this epic tale of power, politics and love.


Woyzeck in Winter

Upcoming show

Musical

Barbican Theatre
A poor soldier earns extra money for his family through menial jobs and participation in bizarre medical experiments. Brutalised by society and consumed with jealousy, he is driven to the far side of alienation and despair.


Jane Eyre

Upcoming show

Drama

National Theatre
National Theatre
26 Sep 2017 No closing date announced.
The classic story of the trailblazing Jane is as inspiring as ever. This bold and dynamic production uncovers one woman's fight for freedom and fulfilment on her own terms.


After the Rehearsal / Persona

Upcoming show

Drama

Barbican Theatre
Two Bergman screenplays are reimagined for the stage in a double bill about the chaotic lives of theatre people, exposing the fine line between art and reality, illness and normality.


Macbeth

Upcoming show

Shakespeare - tragedy

Barbican Theatre
Transposing the action to a 16th-century samurai world, this staging of Shakespeare’s bloody tragedy unfolds in war-torn Japan. Moving through a series of breathtaking images, its total effect is the stuff of theatre history.


to a simple, rock 'n' roll ... song

Upcoming show

Dance

Barbican Theatre
Having left elated audiences wanting more last autumn, Michael Clark is back with an extended version of his latest show, described by the Evening Standard as ‘an adrenaline shot that sends you away buzzing’.


Young Marx

Upcoming show

Drama

No photo available for this theatre
The Bridge Theatre
18 Oct To 31 Dec 2017
1850, and Europe’s most feared terrorist is hiding in Dean Street, Soho. Broke, restless and horny, the thirty-two-year-old revolutionary is a frothing combination of intellectual brilliance, invective, satiric wit, and child-like emotional illiteracy.


Romantics Anonymous

Upcoming show

Musical

Sam Wanamaker Playhouse
Sam Wanamaker Playhouse
20 Oct 2017 To 6 Jan 2018
Angélique makes beautiful chocolates, infused with all the emotion that seems to overwhelm her in daily life. Jean-René runs a chocolate factory that is running out of steam, rather like his own existence. Both seek help from the usual sources.




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