Shows at London theatres
London West End - Upcoming
We have 59 shows listed.
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?
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.
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?
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.
Shakespeare - comedy
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.
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.
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.
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.
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?
Shakespeare - comedy
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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?
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 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.
A new play written and performed by David Edgar, which reflects on the legacy of the worldwide student revolt of 1968.
Patience is running out, times have changed. And progress isn't enough. Black British. African American. Here. There. Now.
Play with music
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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