Plays and musicals open today
This October, London’s Hackney Town Hall becomes the Ministry of Truth for an extremely limited run with an immersive staging of 1984.
This joyous adaptation for the stage was created by Jack Thorne who wrote Harry Potter and the Cursed Child and was responsible for the new adaptation of Woyzeck which starred John Boyega.
Mark Gatiss and Nicholas Farrell star in this famous Dickensian ghost story
This Christmas, Dickens meets Doyle in this clever fusion of comedy and drama.
This is the real Cinderella story direct from the mouths of those so called Ugly Sisters!
Featuring a setlist of hit songs, see ABBA’s avatars accompanied by a 10-piece live band, at the custom-built ABBA Arena in London.
Join the Evil Queen Genetalia, Jack, Jill, Fairy Courgette, Daisy The Cow, and a whole host of pantomime characters for panto fun and frolics
Ain't Too Proud the musical recounts the epic legacy of R&B icon group The Temptations.
The much-loved tale of Aladdin flies into Hackney this festive season!
The blockbuster film and pop culture phenomenon arrives in London's West End as a groundbreaking new musical adventure.
Penelope Wilton and Luke Evans star in Michael Grandage's new comedy Backstairs Billy!
The darkest, funniest and most debauched Kabarett Klub west of Berlin.
Rock around the Christmas tree with the fabulously festive show Christmas Actually.
Vikki Stone brings her outrageous adaptation of Cinderella to the Lyric Hammersmith.
George and Ira Gershwin's musical comedy, Crazy For You, celebrated its 30th-anniversary revival at Chichester Festival Theatre, and is now returning for a West End transfer!
The sold-out National Theatre production transfers to the West End this Autumn.
Derren has created a new show starring a multi-talented cast of seven who will perform MAGIC LIKE YOU HAVE NEVER SEEN.
Ladies and gentlemen, boys and girls, acclaimed psychological illusionist Derren Brown announces his astounding new show Unbelievable!
Dreaming and Drowning is an intimate and visceral deep-dive into the boundless mind of a young Black queer man wrestling with anxiety.
Matthew Bourne’s enchanting dance production of Tim Burton's Edward Scissorhands has cemented its place in the hearts of audiences worldwide since its 2005 premiere.
Get ready to shout, "Son of a nutcracker!" as London's "ultimate Christmas show" returns to the Dominion Theatre this winter.
Based on the hit Will Ferrell holiday classic, the hit Broadway and West End show is coming to London’s Dominion Theatre for a limited 8-week season, just in time for Christmas.
Prepare to embark on a magical choose-your-own-adventure story crafted by the illustrious children's author Sean Taylor.
Frank and Percy is a poignant and witty take on the unexpected relationship that blossoms between two men.
Prepare to fall in love with Disney’s Frozen all over again, as the brand-new theatrical experience is now open at London’s Theatre Royal Drury Lane.
Ghosts is a scandalous and searing exploration of family secrets and forbidden desires.
Join us for Guys & Dolls as The Bridge transforms for one of the greatest musicals of all time. It has more hit songs, more laughs and more romance than any show ever written.The seating is wrapped ...
Hugely popular musical, Hamilton, tells the life of American Founding Father Alexander Hamilton with music, lyrics and a book by Lin-Manuel Miranda.
Bear witness to the greatest untold tragedy of William Shakespeare, the death of his son.
The Brothers Grimm’s fairy tale Hansel and Gretel transforms the Globe Theatre this winter
The global premiere of Japanese creative powerhouse Studio Ghibli’s My Neighbour Totoro live on stage at London’s Barbican.
Oh, what a night! It has been announced that Jersey Boys is returning to the West End stage with a limited run at the newly reopened Trafalgar Theatre.
For eight weeks only the saucy and scintillating La Clique returns to London to bring Christmas joy to the adult girls and boys.
Les Misérables -- reimagined for the Sondheim Theatre -- is the classic revolutionary musical.
Penelope Skinner’s hilarious and heartfelt new play, Lyonesse is now playing for a strictly limited run at the Harold Pinter Theatre.
This first-class experience features some of the world’s sexiest, most talented guys performing heart-racing dance routines in front of, above and all around you.
Set on a Greek island paradise, a story of love, friendship and identity is cleverly told through the timeless songs of ABBA.
Matilda the Musical is inspired by the twisted genius of Roald Dahl, with original songs from comedian Tim Minchin and book by Dennis Kelly.
Enter a world of splendour and romance, of eye-popping excess, of glitz, grandeur, and glory!
She's coming to the West End, dearie. Mrs. Doubtfire transfers for a limited run in 2023
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Theatre Royal Bath Productions present Felicity Kendal, Jonathan Coy, Matthew Kelly and Tracy-Ann Oberman in the fortieth anniversary production of one of the greatest British comedies ever written.
An immersive reimagining of the festive classic at the Royal Festival Hall.
One of Stephen Sondheim‘s most ambitious works comes to The Menier Chocolate Factory
Have a Fun Day Out with Peppa Pig this Christmas at Theatre Royal Haymarket.
Don’t miss Peter Pan Goes Wrong in London this Christmas and brace yourselves for an awfully big adventure!
The show combines classic and beloved tales from around the world into one night of joyous fun
In a madcap ride through the biggest stories and best-loved characters from the wonderful world of pantomime.
If I was English I wouldn’t care if Communism in Czechoslovakia reformed itself into a pile of pig shit. To be English would be my luck.
1968 marked a significant turning point in history. With the Russian invasion of Czechoslovakia and the departure of Syd Barrett from Pink Floyd, both the political and cultural landscapes were shaken.
Fusing theatre and festival, Rematch retells one of histories most iconic sporting events through several immersive spectacles.
From Tudor queens to pop princesses, the six wives of Henry VIII finally take the mic to tell their tales.
Brought to you by the creators of the Above the Stag pantos and following a highly successful run of queer adult pantos, London’s raunchiest and most popular adult-only pantomime company are bringing their sexiest show yet to 2023.
Snow White and The Seven Dwarfs will be coming to Greenwich Theatre, for our 2023 Pantomime. Secure your tickets early, for the theatrical event of the season. Written by everyone’s favourite baddi...
This once-in-a-lifetime event, produced by Cameron Mackintosh, is a chance to pay homage to the legendary Stephen Sondheim, who passed away at the age of 91 in November 2021.
Experience the world of Stranger Things like never before with the electrifying new production, Stranger Things: The First Shadow, inspired by the original series.
Nicole Scherzinger returns to the West End this September, starring as the immortal Norma Desmond in a new production of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s legendary Sunset Boulevard, directed by Jamie Lloyd.
An eye-raising comedy musical tells the story of two Mormon missionaries seeking to convert a disinterest village more worried about real problems than godly salvation.
Welcome to THE CHOIR OF MAN- the best night in your local you’ve ever had. It’s a party, it’s a concert, it’s a lock in like no other.
Discover a story of suffocating dread, one so disturbing that it has has since been adapted into a major motion picture by The Conjuring series and has captured the attention of the media.
Follow the Gruffalo’s Child on her adventurous mission in Tall Stories’ enchanting adaptation of the much-loved picture book by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler.
Written by Harold Pinter
Ingenious puppetry, stunning effects and the enchanting music by Elton John, Tim Rice and Lebo M will transport you to the heart of the African Pridelands.
One ordinary young man, one remarkable true story. This is the life of Henry Fraser.
The world's longest-running play of any kind, Agatha Christie's The Mousetrap at the St Martin's Theatre
Carly’s new Nutcracker will show her new distant lands like Winter Wonderland and M&M world, new friends in the Snow Queen and Sugar Plum Fairy and maybe, just maybe, seek revenge on her ex and learn how to love again.
The long-running classic musical story continues its record-breaking run at Her Majesty's Theatre.
When a production of the fictitious whodunnit mystery play, The Murder at Haversham Manor, is put on by the Cornley Polytechnic Drama Society, disaster awaits them at every turn. Behold as everything that could possibly go wrong does.
This incredible children’s book by award-wining duo Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler bounds off the page and onto the stage, complete with music and puppets.
The Snowman continues to enchant audiences with a captivating mix of dance, live music, storytelling, spectacle and magic.
H.G. Wells' masterpiece has been stripped of its seriousness and given a comedy makeover by a star-studded group of highly skilled (but slightly hapless) actors.
A couple is torn apart by time whilst being bound together by unconditional love.
A jukebox musical based on the, often tumultuous, life and legendary music of International recording artist Tina Turner.
With the city at their feet and a lavish wedding on the horizon, anything could happen...
Disney villain. Octo-woman. Plus-size icon. Fresh from complete sell out runs at the Edinburgh Fringe and around the UK comes this critically acclaimed hit parody musical. ‘Unfortunate’ is comin...
Wicked the Musical, is the smash-hit musical that tells the incredible untold story of the Witches of Oz.
Agatha Christie's bone-chilling drama presented in a courtroom setting.
Closed today, but open this week
For the first time bringing together the traditions of Pantomime and Jewish storytelling, Red Riding Hood and the Big Bad Pig is traditional Pantomime magic at its best.
Sophie Anderson's beloved children's novel gets a big stage adaptation.
I’ll be gone for a while. Possibly forever. It’s nothing you did.
Plays and musicals opening soon
Fly away with us as we take you to the magical world of Neverland.
Fleetwood Mac’s legacy is brought to life in the enchanting new concert Go Your Own Way.
Step into a festive, improvisational musical extravaganza for kids of all ages, presented by the Olivier Award-winning West End improvisers, The Showstoppers.
Expect the finest Christmas Cracker jokes, tinsel tomfoolery, festive funnies and even Santa doing stand-up! Starring Comedy Club 4 Kids’ regular host Ternan Douieb hims-elf, Howard Read of ‘L...
The beloved fairytale gets a drag makeover by Drag Race alumni and many more famous queens
The sensational Netflix hit returns to the stage led by Ins Choi!
Don't miss the musical adaptation of the cult-classic 90s film.
Step into the light with Cirque du Soleil’s most iconic production Alegria: In a New Light
Following a sold-out London run, Rehab The Musical is coming to the West End.
When Josh and Alex, a married couple in an open relationship, invite Darius to share their bed for a night, a new and intimate connection is ignited.
The golden age, romantic musical King and I is heading to London!
You are invited to celebrate the wedding of Leyla and Joel. Award-winning actors Jonny Lee Miller (known for Trainspotting and Elementary) and Tanya Reynolds (Sex Education and Scenes with Girls) l...
A rollicking new musical comedy based on the original Clint Eastwood motion picture.
The Webb sisters return to the family guesthouse to say farewell to their dying mother.
Get ready to relive a transformative moment in music history as The Old Vic stages the world premiere of Just For One Day.
Matt Smith stars in the critically acclaimed An Enemy of the People, Thomas Ostermeier’s bold reimagining of the classic play by Henrik Ibsen.
Inspired by a true story, supported by his brilliant loving mum and surrounded by his friends, Jamie overcomes prejudice, beats the bullies and steps out of the darkness, into the spotlight.
Journey to the Underworld with this innovative retelling of the ancient Greek myth of Orpheus and Eurydice against a Depression-era backdrop at the Lyric Theatre.
This timeless tale of fashion, makeovers, and fashion takes us straight back to the 90s.
This tale of intrigue and romance follows the protagonist Figaro as he employs his cunning tactics to aid a man in love in outsmarting a wicked guardian.
This haunting and delightful concert brings The Addams Family to the London Palladium.
The world’s favourite celebration to a musical icon - Elton John!
A forbidden marriage. A hidden family, and a dangerous web of secrets and lies...
The UK's premier Elvis event comes to the West End's Dominion Theatre for one night only!
By Marius von Mayenburg
From farm to stage - catch the Sunday Times Bestselling Author in his new tell-all show.
Simon McBurney’s five-star production of The Magic Flute returns to the ENO, promising an evening of magic, romance and timeless music.
The iconic, joyous and award-winning musical Priscilla Queen of the Desert is now a Party!
He is one of the greatest entertainers of all time. Now, Michael Jackson’s unique and unparalleled artistry is heading to the West End in the multiple Tony Award-winning musical MJ.
Adapted from John Cassavetes' legendary 1977 film, Opening Night follows Myrtle Gordon, a famous but troubled actress, as she attemps to stage her comeback.
Discover the magical 70s via a musical journey straight to the heart of disco.
A tale of honour, love and sacrifice, Jenufa explores the stigma of pregnancy out of wedlock against the backdrop of a small community.
Brian Cox and Patricia Clarkson star in Eugene O’Neill’s prize-winning masterpiece.
Unlock the secrets of Duke Bluebeard's Castle in this haunting journey into darkness...
A fantastic theatre production celebrating the life and career of Rod Stewart, one of rock music's greatest icons
Singalong with the queens of Six in Six the singalong at the Vaudeville Theatre!
Get in loser, we're going to the West End, London. Mean Girls the Musical is set to make its London premiere!
Elton John's brand new musical The Devil Wears Prada is heading to the West End.