London theatre news
Sara Bareilles to play Jenna in Waitress
4 November 2019
Sara Bareilles will reunite with Gavin Creel to make her West End debut in Waitress from 27 January to 7 March 2020 for a strictly limited six-week run.
One Million Tiny Plays About Britain
3 November 2019
Originally published as a series of sketches in The Guardian, a heartwarming collage of scenes about twenty-first century life heads to Jermyn Street theatre this December.
The Pirate Queen - charity gala performance
3 November 2019
Boublil And Schönberg's 'The Pirate Queen' will get a charity gala performance (in aid of Leukaemia UK) next February at the London Coliseum, marking its West End debut.
Peter Andre to guest star in Thriller Live
23 October 2019
A year after he stopped the show with a mid-song standing ovation at Thriller Live's 4,000th West End performance, Peter Andre will guest star in Thriller Live for a two-week season this December.
Soho Cinders coming to Charing Cross Theatre
3 October 2019
West End stars Luke Bayer and Millie O'Connell head the cast of Soho Cinders coming to Charing Cross Theatre later this month.
The Elixir of Love - King's Head Theatre
23 September 2019
Donizetti's comic masterpiece L'elisir d'amore is transposed to 1980's Barry Island for a brand new production at the King's Head Theatre from 25 September to 26 October 2019.
Thriller Live to end record-breaking 11-year run
13 September 2019
Thriller Live will end its record-breaking 11-year run at the Lyric Theatre in April 2020 as plans are announced for major refurbishment of the venue.
Cherie - My Struggle
4 September 2019
Transferring from Edinburgh Fringe to the Hen & Chickens Theatre, Cherie My Struggle is an intimate, gossipy memoir recounting Cherie Blair's amazing journey from an obscure Liverpool convent to the epicentre of power in Westminster.
King's Head announces Associates
7 August 2019
Islington's King's Head Theatre has today announced 12 new Artistic Associates for 2019/20 encompassing a wide range of theatrical specialisms.
Casting announced for Tickle: The Musical
6 August 2019
Due at the King's Head Theatre from 14 to 26 October 2019, casting is today announced for Tickle - a new musical comedy about ... endurance tickling!
Writer performs as Queen Catherine Parr
29 July 2019
Toby Marlow, one of the writers of the West End hit musical SIX, stepped in to take on the role of Catherine Parr and save two performances of the show threatened by illness.
Musik - coming to Leicester Square Theatre
29 July 2019
'MUSIK' by writer Jonathan Harvey and Pet Shop Boys, Neil Tennant and Chris Lowe, is to transfer to London following its world premiere at the 2019 Edinburgh Fringe.
The Man in the White Suit - casting announced
17 July 2019
Full casting is announced for Sean Foley's stage adaptation of classic Ealing Studios comedy, The Man in the White Suit, due at Wyndham's Theatre from 27 September.
SIX announces new booking period
28 June 2019
85,000 extra tickets are now on sale for SIX, the smash hit musical at the Arts Theatre, which extends to July 2020, with new casting also announced, plus 3 new singalong shows.
Crystal Clear returns to Old Red Lion
19 June 2019
A revival of the critically acclaimed play, CRYSTAL CLEAR, devised by Phil Young, will return to its UK home - The Old Red Lion (where it first opened in 1982) - from July 23 until August 17.
Tickets on sale for Death of a Salesman
12 June 2019
The Last Song of Oliver Sipple - King's Head Theatre
5 June 2019
Tickets on sale for Goldilocks and the Three Bears
31 May 2019
Vincent River - post-show discussions
29 May 2019
Queen of the Mist transfers
29 May 2019
Dark Sublime at Trafalgar Studios
23 May 2019
Transgender actor to star as Hamlet
22 May 2019
Casting announced for Actually
17 May 2019
Memories Season at Jermyn Street Theatre
15 May 2019
Tickets on sale for Florian Zeller's The Son
8 May 2019