Shows at London theatres


London West End - Upcoming


We have 59 shows listed.


Poet in da Corner

Upcoming show

Drama

The Royal Court TheatreVideo available for this show
What happens if you fight against the odds, against the opinions and attitudes that surround you, to achieve the life you want - and then realise it's not what you need?


The Inheritance

Upcoming show

Drama

Noël Coward Theatre
Noël Coward Theatre
21 Sep 2018 To 5 Jan 2019
A generation after the peak of the AIDs crisis, what is it like to be a young gay man in New York? Explores profound themes through the turbulent and often hilarious experiences of a group of young, ambitious New Yorkers.


Company

Upcoming show

Musical

Gielgud Theatre
Gielgud Theatre
26 Sep To 22 Dec 2018
At Bobbi's 35th birthday party all her friends are wondering why isn't she married? Why can't she find the right man? Why doesn't she settle down and have a family?


17c

Upcoming show

Drama

The Old Vic
The Old Vic
26 Sep To 29 Sep 2018
Samuel Pepys wants to tell us everything. Committed to self-improvement and serial adultery, he is a man desperate to be at the cutting edge. 17c splices music, dance, video and spoken word in a reverb-soaked romp through the tell-all diaries.


Measure For Measure

Upcoming show

Shakespeare - comedy

The Donmar Warehouse
The Donmar Warehouse
28 Sep To 24 Nov 2018
Vienna is corrupt. The Duke, who has let the city fall to vice, hands control to his Deputy, a hardline, puritan reformer. The Deputy uses ancient laws to sentence citizens to death for sexual misconduct.


Tales From The Shed at St George's Church

Upcoming show

Kids/ family

Leicester Square Theatre
Leicester Square Theatre
29 Sep To 15 Dec 2018
A vibrant, interactive theatre show for young children. The performers and audience share the same space - children are always encouraged to make a lot of noise and to make the story happen. There will be plenty of colourful puppets and live songs.


Austentatious

Upcoming show

Devised work

Savoy Theatre
Savoy Theatre
30 Sep To 16 Dec 2018


An entirely improvised comedy play, starring a cast of the country's sharpest comic performers, who conjure up a 'lost' Jane Austen novel based on nothing more than a title suggested by the audience.


Mythic

Upcoming show

Musical

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Charing Cross Theatre
1 Oct To 24 Nov 2018
The relationship between a mother and her teenage daughter can be sheer hell - especially if that daughter is a Greek goddess with a taste for the Underworld. A new pop/rock musical comedy turns the ancient Greek story of Persephone on its side.


The Height of the Storm

Upcoming show

Drama

Wyndham's TheatreVideo available for this show
Wyndham's Theatre
2 Oct To 1 Dec 2018
André and Madeleine have been in love for over fifty years. This weekend, as their daughters visit, something feels unusual. A bunch of flowers arrives, but who sent them? A woman from the past turns up, but who is she?


Twelfth Night

Upcoming show

Shakespeare - comedy

Young Vic
Young Vic - Main House
2 Oct To 17 Nov 2018
Shakespeare meets his match as brass bands and Beyoncé weave through this enchanting musical adaptation of Twelfth Night, with music and lyrics by the critically acclaimed songwriter Shaina Taub.


Wise Children

Upcoming show

Drama

The Old Vic
The Old Vic
8 Oct To 10 Nov 2018
It's 23 April, Shakespeare's birthday. In Brixton, Nora and Dora Chance are celebrating their 70th birthday. Over the river in Chelsea, their father and greatest actor of his generation Melchior Hazard turns 100 on the same day.


A Very Very Very Dark Matter

Upcoming show

Drama

The Bridge Theatre
The Bridge Theatre
10 Oct To 29 Dec 2018
In a townhouse in Copenhagen works Andersen, a teller of exquisite and fantastic children's tales beloved by millions. But the true source of his stories dwells in his attic upstairs, her existence a dark secret kept from the outside world.


Bromance: The Dudesical

Upcoming show

Musical

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The Other Palace - Studio
16 Oct To 24 Oct 2018
Follows the comic misadventures of a group of friends after one fateful St Patrick's Day in Chicago. When Marty, a lonely IT guy who is new to town, meets Dick and his two friends, he desperately wants to be a part of their clique.


The Wipers Times

Upcoming show

Drama

Arts Theatre
Arts Theatre - Main House
16 Oct To 1 Dec 2018
In a bombed out building during the First World War in the Belgian town of Ypres (mis-pronounced Wipers by British soldiers), two officers discover a printing press and create a newspaper for the troops.


Alison Jackson: Shot To Fame

Upcoming show

Comedy

Leicester Square Theatre
Get a 'glimpse' into what REALLY goes on in Donald Trump's meetings with Putin; the inside scoop into New Royal Power Couple Meghan and Kate; and what is Boris Johnson plotting in the background?


A Guide for the Homesick

Upcoming show

Thriller

Trafalgar Studios
Teddy is searching for a friend for the night. Jeremy is searching for a beer. Worlds apart and miles away from home, two strangers, consumed by their own secrets, find each other in a hotel room in Amsterdam.


Stick Man

Upcoming show

Kids/ family

Leicester Square Theatre
Leicester Square Theatre - Main House
20 Oct 2018 To 6 Jan 2019
Stick Man lives in the family tree With his Stick Lady Love and their stick children three. But the world outside the family tree is a dangerous place for Stick Man.


Trying It On

Upcoming show

Drama

The Royal Court Theatre
A new play written and performed by David Edgar, which reflects on the legacy of the worldwide student revolt of 1968.


Ear For Eye

Upcoming show

Drama

The Royal Court Theatre
Patience is running out, times have changed. And progress isn't enough. Black British. African American. Here. There. Now.


Soldier On

Upcoming show

Play with music

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The Other Palace - Main Theatre
25 Oct To 24 Nov 2018
Lifts the lid on the vastness and complexity of Britain's often overlooked and incredibly broad military community, the wives, partners, mothers, children and, of course, the servicemen and women themselves ...




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