Tickets for London Plays

There are all kinds of plays in London to keep you on the edge of your seat, on your seat or maybe even under your seat. From the hilarious 39 Steps to the terrifying The Woman in Black (which has been playing in London for over 20 years) there are plenty of good plays to see.

There are long running classics such as Agatha Christie's Mousetrap which has been playing in London for over 50 years and is the world's longest running play, revivals of some old classics and some fantastic new plays like War Horse.

So whatever kind of play you prefer there is sure to be something on in London to suit your taste.

Plays A-Z

A Christmas Carol - English National Opera

A Christmas Carol - English National Opera at the London Coliseum

Taken on a magical and transformational journey by the Ghosts of Christmas Past, Present and Future the cold-hearted miser, Scrooge becomes a changed man ove... more →

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A Doll's House

A Doll's House at the Playhouse Theatre

Jessica Chastain makes her West End debut as Nora in Frank McGuinness’ ‘triumphant and thrilling’ (The New Yorker) adapt... more →

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A Museum in Baghdad

A Museum in Baghdad at the QA Venue 6 - Non E-Ticket

In 1926, the nation of Iraq is in its infancy, and British archaeologist Gertrude Bell is founding a museum in Baghdad. In 2006, Ghalia Hussein is attempting... more →

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A Taste Of Honey

A Taste Of Honey at the Trafalgar Studio One

Shelagh Delaney’s ground-breaking British classic A Taste of Honey returns to the West End for the first time in 60 years.

Directed by B... more →

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Aladdin - Pantomime

Aladdin - Pantomime at the Lyric Hammersmith Theatre

Join Aladdin, the Genie and their friends next Christmas and go on a magical carpet ride where all of your festive wishes shall be granted.

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Alexander Whitley Dance Company - Overflow

Alexander Whitley Dance Company - Overflow at the Sadler's Wells

In 2017 New Wave Associate Artist Alexander Whitley combined film and dance for 8 Minutes, a breath-taking journey to the sun. Known for his groundb... more →

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Angels of the North

Angels of the North at the Trafalgar Studio Two

Dennis and Mick are the worst taxi drivers in the North; ignorant, offensive and rude! But when longstanding owner Val suddenly dies, they have to deal with... more →

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Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker / Rosa & B'Rock Orchestra - The Six Brandenburg Concertos

Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker / Rosa & B'Rock Orchestra - The Six Brandenburg Concertos at the Sadler's Wells

Johann Sebastian Bach’s music has influenced so much of Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker’s choreography. Following the performances of Mitten wir im Le... more →

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Antigone - The Burial at Thebes

Antigone - The Burial at Thebes at the Lyric Hammersmith Theatre

The war has ended. Antigone, daughter of Oedipus, learns her brothers are dead.

Forced onto opposing sides, they have killed each other in bat... more →

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Baby Reindeer

Baby Reindeer at the Ambassadors Theatre

When award-winning comedian Richard Gadd offers a stranger a free cup of tea, he has no sense of the nightmare to come. One act of kindness. Six years of tor... more →

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BalletBoyz - Deluxe

BalletBoyz - Deluxe at the Sadler's Wells

Following their recent, triumphant shows Them/Us, Fourteen Days, Young Men and Life, the multi-award winning BalletBoyz are back a... more →

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balletLORENT - The Lost Happy Endings

balletLORENT - The Lost Happy Endings at the Sadler's Wells

balletLORENT returns as part of Family Weekend, Sadler’s Wells’ annual throwing-open of doors with free activities taking place alongside the per... more →

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Blithe Spirit

Blithe Spirit at the Duke of York's Theatre

Jennifer Saunders is one of the UK’s most popular comic actresses. Her gleefully funny performance as the eccentric clairvoyant, Madame Arcati, delight... more →

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Crystal Pite & Jonathon Young - Kidd Pivot - Revisor

Crystal Pite & Jonathon Young - Kidd Pivot - Revisor at the Sadler's Wells

The joint creators of the Olivier Award-winning Betroffenheit, writer and performer Jonathon Young and Sadler’s Wells Associate Artist Crystal Pite, re... more →

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Cunningham / Keegan-Dolan / Peck - Nico Muhly: Drawn Lines

Cunningham / Keegan-Dolan / Peck - Nico Muhly: Drawn Lines at the Sadler's Wells

Nico Muhly’s pioneering music, played live by Britten Sinfonia, is the subject of this new triple bill from Julie Cunningham, Michael Keegan-Dolan and ... more →

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Cyrano de Bergerac

Cyrano de Bergerac at the Playhouse Theatre

James McAvoy returns to the West End in an inventive new adaptation of Edmond Rostand’s masterwork by Martin Crimp, with direction by Jamie Lloyd.

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Drag!

Drag! at the London Coliseum

You never forget your first time… especially when it’s this big!

TuckShop Presents

DRAG! Live at the London Coliseum... more →

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Dragons and Mythical Beasts

Dragons and Mythical Beasts at the Regent's Park Open Air Theatre

Calling all brave heroes! Enter into a magical world of myths and legends in this fantastical new interactive show for all the family.

Unveil ... more →

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Endgame

Endgame at the The Old Vic

Go and get two bicycle-wheels.’

‘There are no more bicycle-wheels.’

‘What have you done with your bicyc... more →

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Enter Achilles

Enter Achilles at the Sadler's Wells

One pub, eight blokes, a stacked jukebox and a load of pints. It was always going to kick off.

Twenty-five years after legendary dance iconoc... more →

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Faulty Towers The Dining Experience

Faulty Towers The Dining Experience at the Radisson Blu Edwardian Bloomsbury

Interactive Theatre International presents… Faulty Towers The Dining Experience

Book now for the world’s longest running and most s... more →

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Flamenka

Flamenka at the Peacock Theatre

Latin and Flamenco join forces in a thrilling performance combining the power of Riverdance with the sultry heat of the Mediterranean.

Flamen... more →

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German Cornejo's Dance Company - Tango After Dark

German Cornejo's Dance Company - Tango After Dark at the Peacock Theatre

The intimate and sensual Tango After Dark delves into the world of authentic Argentine tango. Exquisitely danced choreography is set to th... more →

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Good

Good at the Playhouse Theatre

John Halder is a good man.

But John Halder must adapt to survive.

How is it possible to be a good person when things are fall... more →

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Harry Potter and the Cursed Child

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child at the Palace Theatre

Based on an original new story by J.K. Rowling, Jack Thorne and John Tiffany, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child is a new play by Jack Thorne. It is ... more →

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Honest Amy

Honest Amy at the QA Venue 6 - Non E-Ticket

Remember when I got cancer and had a breakdown in Tesco’s? Then literally went mental and posted some songs on Twitter? When anxiety was at full capaci... more →

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Horrible Histories - Barmy Britain - Part 5

Horrible Histories - Barmy Britain - Part 5 at the Apollo Theatre

We all want to meet people from history. The trouble is everyone is dead!

So BARMY BRITAIN is back with a brand-new show full of crazy new cha... more →

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I Think We Are Alone

I Think We Are Alone at the Theatre Royal Stratford East

Frantic Assembly are celebrating their 25th Anniversary with a brand new production, I THINK WE ARE ALONE by Sally Abbott, co-directed by Kathy Burke and Sco... more →

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Indecent

Indecent at the Menier Chocolate Factory

A seminal work of Jewish culture or an act of traitorous libel?


Indecent explores the origins of the highly controver... more →

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Kunene and the King

Kunene and the King at the Ambassadors Theatre

Kunene and the King, a Royal Shakespeare Company co-production with The Fugard Theatre, is now playing in the West End following its premiere in Str... more →

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Leopoldstadt

Leopoldstadt at the Wyndham's Theatre

Vienna in 1900 was the most vibrant city in Europe, humming with artistic and intellectual excitement and a genius for enjoying life. A tenth of the populati... more →

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Life of Pi

Life of Pi at the Wyndham's Theatre

After a cargo ship sinks in the middle of the vast Pacific Ocean, there are five survivors stranded on a lifeboat - a hyena, a zebra, an orangutan, a Royal B... more →

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Love Love Love

Love Love Love at the Lyric Hammersmith Theatre

It’s 1967. The Beatles are performing All You Need Is Love on global TV for the very first time. Kenneth and Sandra meet.

Love, Love, Lo... more →

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Love, Loss & Chianti

Love, Loss & Chianti at the QA Venue 6 - Non E-Ticket

Thirty/20 Theatre, Assembly Festival and Suzanna Rosenthal Ltd presents


Love, Loss & Chianti

Robert B... more →

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Machine de Cirque

Machine de Cirque at the Peacock Theatre

Since 1977 the London International Mime Festival has been showcasing the best in visual theatre with venues all around the capital. This year, the French co... more →

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Magic Goes Wrong

Magic Goes Wrong at the Vaudeville Theatre

Created with Magic legends Penn & Teller, Mischief Theatre conjure up an evening of grand illusion.

In the next ‘Goes Wrong’ comed... more →

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Message in a Bottle

Message in a Bottle at the Peacock Theatre

Message In A Bottle is the spectacular new dance-theatre show from triple Olivier Award nominee, Kate Prince to the iconic hits of 17-time Grammy Award-winni... more →

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Miz Cracker

Miz Cracker at the London Palladium

Celebrating five years of Holy T and following the success of Miz Cracker‘s first one woman show to the UK, Miz Cracker makes her debut at The London P... more →

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My First Ballet: Cinderella

My First Ballet: Cinderella at the Peacock Theatre

Everyone’s favourite rags-to-riches story, in a beautifully adapted ballet version for children aged three upwards.

With a shortened ver... more →

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No Sweat

No Sweat at the Pleasance Theatre

"It’s unseen. No one’s telling the stories. You don't see us on the streets because saunas and Grindr mean that gay men don't have to be ... more →

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Noise Boys

Noise Boys at the Peacock Theatre

Nic Dodson Productions, Andrew Kay and Associates and Great Leap Forward presents…

An exhilarating tap dancing and beatboxing spectacula... more →

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Northern Ballet - Geisha

Northern Ballet - Geisha at the Sadler's Wells

In his follow-up to the sumptuously sexy Casanova, choreographer and former Northern Ballet dancer Kenneth Tindall turns to another remarkable true story for... more →

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Nutcracker - English National Ballet

Nutcracker - English National Ballet at the London Coliseum

The timeless Christmas story of Nutcracker makes its way back to the London Coliseum for Christmas, performed by the brilliant English National Bal... more →

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On Blueberry Hill

On Blueberry Hill at the Trafalgar Studio One

Following critically-acclaimed and sell-out runs in New York and Dublin, Olivier-Award winning Fishamble and Sebastian Barry’s universally celebrated p... more →

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One Jewish Boy

One Jewish Boy at the Trafalgar Studio Two

Jesse is paranoid and he's frightened and it's messing up his relationship, his job, his daughter and his life…

In a bittersweet... more →

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Pass Over

Pass Over at the QA Venue 6 - Non E-Ticket

A lamppost. Night. Two friends are passing time. Stuck. Waiting for change.

Inspired by Waiting for Godot and the Exodus, Antoinette Nwandu fu... more →

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Raymonda

Raymonda at the London Coliseum

Love and courage in a time of war.

England, 1853. Raymonda runs away from her comfortable life to become a nurse in the Crimean War. There, s... more →

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Remembering The Oscars

Remembering The Oscars at the Peacock Theatre

Fresh from their sell-out tour with their highly entertaining and innovative Remembering The Movies, Aljaz and Janette, will be returning with their... more →

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Richard Alston Dance Company - Final Edition

Richard Alston Dance Company - Final Edition at the Sadler's Wells

Since forming in 1994, Richard Alston Dance Company has been extolled for their musicality and lyricism. Over 25 years later, their final ever performances w... more →

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Romeo and Juliet

Romeo and Juliet at the Regent's Park Open Air Theatre

Kimberley Sykes directs Shakespeare’s timeless story of two young people torn apart by a divided society and forbidden love.

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Russell Howard: Respite (Aberystwyth)

Russell Howard: Respite (Aberystwyth) at the QA Venue 6 - Non E-Ticket

Following the record-breaking success of his 2017 tour Round The World, Russell Howard returns with his biggest globe-spanning stand-up tour to dat... more →

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Russell Howard: Respite (London)

Russell Howard: Respite (London) at the Eventim Apollo

Following the record-breaking success of his 2017 tour Round The World, Russell Howard returns with his biggest globe-spanning stand-up tour to dat... more →

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Russell Howard: Respite (Northampton)

Russell Howard: Respite (Northampton) at the QA Venue 6 - Non E-Ticket

Following the record-breaking success of his 2017 tour Round The World, Russell Howard returns with his biggest globe-spanning stand-up tour to dat... more →

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Russell Howard: Respite (Peterborough)

Russell Howard: Respite (Peterborough) at the QA Venue 6 - Non E-Ticket

Following the record-breaking success of his 2017 tour Round The World, Russell Howard returns with his biggest globe-spanning stand-up tour to dat... more →

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Russell Howard: Respite (Plymouth)

Russell Howard: Respite (Plymouth) at the Plymouth Pavilions

Following the record-breaking success of his 2017 tour Round The World, Russell Howard returns with his biggest globe-spanning stand-up tour to dat... more →

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Sh!t-faced Shakespeare: Macbeth

Sh!t-faced Shakespeare: Macbeth at the Leicester Square Theatre

Sh!t-faced Shakespeare® is back for the 5th year at Leicester Square Theatre and it’s going to be a bloodbath, with their all-new production of Mac... more →

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Shook

Shook at the Trafalgar Studio Two

Instead of GCSEs, Cain, Riyad and Jonjo got sentences. Locked up in a young offenders' institution, they trade sweets, chat shit, kill time - and await f... more →

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Showstopper The Improvised Musical

Showstopper The Improvised Musical at the Lyric Theatre

Do you want to be the first, and last, to see a brand-new musical?

With eleven years as an Edinburgh Festival must-see phenomenon, a criticall... more →

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Stupid F*cking Bird

Stupid F*cking Bird at the Pleasance Theatre

FORGET THE SEAGULL. IT'S JUST ANOTHER STUPID F*CKING BIRD.

Con, angry young man and unpublished playwright, is writing a play for his girl... more →

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Sucker Punch

Sucker Punch at the Theatre Royal Stratford East

1981, South London. Thatcher’s Britain.


Jab. Double jab, cross. Jab, hook to body.


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The Comedy About A Bank Robbery

The Comedy About A Bank Robbery at the Criterion Theatre

Mischief Theatre’s smash-and-grab hit The Comedy About A Bank Robbery is a fast, fabulous comedy caper and the funniest show in the West End!

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The Covent Garden Comedy Club @ Heaven

The Covent Garden Comedy Club @ Heaven at the Heaven

The Covent Garden Comedy Club @ Heaven is celebrating 18 years of making London laugh in 2020 and is the biggest and most successful independent comedy club ... more →

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The Doctor

The Doctor at the Duke of York's Theatre

Olivier Award winner Juliet Stevenson delivers “one of the performances of the year” (Evening Standard) in the West End transfer of Robert Icke&r... more →

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The Glee Club

The Glee Club at the QA Venue 6 - Non E-Ticket

‘When I go back those days in my head, it’s to that pit and the fun I had with a bunch of old men singing songs.’

It is the ... more →

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The Great Gatsby - Immersive London

The Great Gatsby - Immersive London at the QA Venue 6 - Non E-Ticket

Jay Gatsby invites you to one of his infamous parties. Expect to be immersed in a world of red hot rhythms, bootleg liquor and pure jazz age self-indulgence.... more →

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The Haystack

The Haystack at the Hampstead Theatre

Neil and Zef are two twenty-something computer whizzes with questionable dress sense and a highly developed interest in video games and Netflix. They’r... more →

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The Importance of Being Earnest

The Importance of Being Earnest at the QA Venue 6 - Non E-Ticket

Oscar Wilde’s cherished The Importance of Being Earnest comes direct to The Turbine Theatre from The Barn Theatre, Cirencester as a two-man re-imaginin... more →

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The Mousetrap

The Mousetrap at the St. Martin's Theatre

Agatha Christie's legendary whodunit is still packing them in after more than 60 years in the West End.

The world's longest running pl... more →

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The Play That Goes Wrong

The Play That Goes Wrong at the Duchess Theatre

2017 Broadway World Winner for Best New Play

2017 Broadway.com Winner Favourite New Play

2015 Olivier Award Winner for Best New... more →

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The Rage of Narcissus

The Rage of Narcissus at the Pleasance Theatre

When Sergio arrives in Ljubljana to give a lecture on Narcissus, the first thing he does after checking in to his hotel room is to get on an app and look for... more →

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The Seagull

The Seagull at the Playhouse Theatre

Emilia Clarke (Game of Thrones) makes her West End debut as Nina in Anya Reiss’ unique modernisation of Anton Chekhov’s The Seagull<... more →

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The Shark Is Broken

The Shark Is Broken at the Ambassadors Theatre

Cape Cod, 1974: shooting on JAWS has stalled. The film’s lead actors – Robert Shaw, Roy Scheider and Richard Dreyfuss – are stuck on a boat, ... more →

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The Sunset Limited

The Sunset Limited at the QA Venue 6 - Non E-Ticket

Two men meet on a subway platform; the chance encounter instantly changing the trajectory of both their lives.

Thrown together, their convers... more →

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The Tiger Who Came to Tea

The Tiger Who Came to Tea at the Theatre Royal Haymarket

Based on Britain’s best-loved picture book by Judith Kerr, the Olivier Award nominated smash hit show The Tiger Who Came to Tea returns to the West End... more →

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The Watsons

The Watsons at the Harold Pinter Theatre

Following sold-out runs at both Chichester Festival Theatre and the Menier Chocolate Factory, Laura Wade’s The Watsons transfers to the West End in 202... more →

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The Woman in Black

The Woman in Black at the Fortune Theatre

Adapted from Susan Hill’s classic book, The Woman in Black at the Fortune Theatre has been thrilling London audiences since 1989.

In The... more →

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To Kill A Mockingbird

To Kill A Mockingbird at the Gielgud Theatre

Harper Lee’s Pulitzer Prize-Winning American classic To Kill a Mockingbird comes to the West End from Broadway in a new adaptation by Aaron Sorkin, dir... more →

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Touching The Void

Touching The Void at the Duke of York's Theatre

Don’t miss your last chance to see the critically acclaimed transfer of TOUCHING THE VOID in the West End.

Directed by the award-winning... more →

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Uncle Vanya

Uncle Vanya at the Harold Pinter Theatre

Olivier Award-winner Conor McPherson’s stunning new adaptation of the Anton Chekhov masterpiece, UNCLE VANYA, is a portrayal of life at the turn of the... more →

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Upstart Crow

Upstart Crow at the Gielgud Theatre

Ben Elton brings his critically acclaimed and much adored BBC sitcom UPSTART CROW to its natural home, the stage, with an all-new comic play set to delight L... more →

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Warped Sacrifice

Warped Sacrifice at the QA Venue 6 - Non E-Ticket

Andre is dying and Daren is expecting. Whether you’re the deranged Doctor, the fretting friend, the sharp-witted sister or the worrisome wife, you&rsqu... more →

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Witness for the Prosecution by Agatha Christie

Witness for the Prosecution by Agatha Christie at the London County Hall

YOU HAVE BEEN SUMMONED FOR JURY SERVICE...

Step inside the magnificent surroundings of London County Hall and experience the intensity and dra... more →

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