London theatre news
Cinderella postponed to March 2021
10 July 2020
Andrew Lloyd Webber’s new musical Cinderella will get its world premiere on Wednesday 7 April 2021, with previews from Friday 19 March 2021.
West End stars direct to cars
30 June 2020
West End Musical Drive-In will offer an exciting opportunity for musical theatre fans this summer to park up and celebrate with their favourite performers.
Statement From Cameron Mackintosh
17 June 2020
Return of LES MISÉRABLES, MARY POPPINS, HAMILTON and THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA delayed until as early as practical in 2021.
Farewell West End - from the cast of Thriller Live
28 April 2020
16 vocalists from Thriller Live's record run say farewell to the West End with Michael Jackson's 'Earth Song'.
London theatre closures
11 April 2020
All London theatres both in the West End and beyond are closed. Read more about developments and how you can help the theatre sector in these difficult times.
West End theatres announce closure extension
6 April 2020
Society of London Theatre (SOLT) has announced extended closure of West End theatres until 31 May 2020.
Thriller Live closes
19 March 2020
Following closure of West End theatres due to the Coronavirus outbreak, producers announce that Thriller Live delivered its final performance on Sunday 15 March 2020.
Theatre closures and show postponements
16 March 2020
Catch-up with the latest about London theatre closures and show postponements in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak.
Show cancelled due to Coronavirus
13 March 2020
Christopher Durang's Tony Award-winning comedy, 'Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike', due at Charing Cross Theatre from 21 March, has been postponed.
Shows competing in West End Eurovision
2 March 2020
The 8 West End musicals destined to compete in West End Eurovision 2020 have been announced for the 10th anniversary edition of this legndary event.
Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike
23 February 2020
Tony award-winning Best Play comedy 'Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike' gets its London premiere from 21 March at Charing Cross Theatre.
100 million thank yous from SIX
21 February 2020
As the smash-hit musical, SIX, starts previews on Broadway producers reveal that its catchy songs have been streamed 100,000,000 times on Spotify and Apple Music.
The Shark Is Broken transfers
5 February 2020
A sell-out, smash hit of Edinburgh Fringe 2019, The Shark Is Broken now gets a West End transfer to the Ambassadors Theatre from May.
West End Eurovision 2020
27 January 2020
West End theatre's biggest shows battle it out to be crowned the champions of West End Eurovision in its 10th anniversary year - taking place on Sunday 19 April.
SIX announces booking to 2021
17 January 2020
SIX celebrates its first West End birthday at the Arts Theatre with over 90,000 extra tickets on sale - the show is now booking until 31 January 2021.
One Jewish Boy transfers to Trafalgar Studios
12 December 2019
Sunday in the Park with George - Savoy Theatre
5 December 2019
Tickets on sale for To Kill a Mockingbird
5 December 2019
Hello, Dolly! with Imelda Staunton
22 November 2019
The Watsons - West End transfer
13 November 2019
Sara Bareilles to play Jenna in Waitress
4 November 2019
One Million Tiny Plays About Britain
3 November 2019
The Pirate Queen - charity gala performance
3 November 2019
Peter Andre to guest star in Thriller Live
23 October 2019
Soho Cinders coming to Charing Cross Theatre
3 October 2019