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 Hundred Words for Snow

A Hundred Words for Snow at the Trafalgar Studio Two

“It’s a bit weird to be sitting in the Arctic Circle chatting to a fit boy with your Dad’s ashes in your backpack”

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A Midsummer Night's Dream

A Midsummer Night's Dream at the Regent's Park Open Air Theatre

Shakespeare's fantastical fable of desire, confusion, jealousy and growing up.

"Lord, what fools these mortals be!"

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A Simple Space - The Belly

A Simple Space - The Belly at the The Belly

Seven acrobats push their physical limits without reserve; this performance is simultaneously raw, frantic and delicate. Supported by driving live percussion... more →

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Adam Kay - This is Going to Hurt (Secret Diaries of a Junior Doctor)

Adam Kay - This is Going to Hurt (Secret Diaries of a Junior Doctor) at the Garrick Theatre

Award-winning comedian Adam Kay shares entries from his diaries as a junior doctor in this “electrifying” (Guardian) evening of stand-up and musi... more →

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Admissions

Admissions at the Trafalgar Studio One

Alex Kingston (ER, Doctor Who) stars in this award-winning and bitingly funny new comedy from the writer of acclaimed hit Bad Jews, direct from New York'... more →

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All About Eve

All About Eve at the Noel Coward Theatre

“Fasten your seat belts. It’s going to be a bumpy night.”

Margo Channing. Legend. True star of the theatre. The spotlight is... more →

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All My Sons

All My Sons at the Old Vic Theatre

You don’t realise how people can hate, Chris, they can hate so much they’ll tear the world to pieces…’

America, 1947. D... more →

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Betrayal

Betrayal at the Harold Pinter Theatre

With poetic precision, rich humour and an extraordinary emotional force, Betrayal charts a compelling seven-year romance, thrillingly captured in r... more →

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Bitter Wheat

Bitter Wheat at the Garrick Theatre

Hollywood is a hell hole.

Everything in Hollywood is for sale except the awards, which are for rent.

Bitter Wheat is a play abo... more →

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Blunderland Variety Show

Blunderland Variety Show at the Spiegeltent

Direct from Brooklyn’s most notorious nightclub, BLUNDERLAND is an acid trip down the rabbit hole for a variety show unlike any other. This hedonistic ... more →

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Chores

Chores at the The Belly

Chores a runaway success story in 2018, winning Audience Favourite at Prague Fringe, selling out and adding extra shows at Brighton Fringe, was a runner-up f... more →

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Cyprus Avenue

Cyprus Avenue at the Royal Court Theatre

After its original sold-out run at the Royal Court and transfers to The Public Theatre, New York, Dublin’s Abbey Theatre and The MAC Belfast; David Ire... more →

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Dark Sublime

Dark Sublime at the Trafalgar Studio Two

Oli arrives at the door of Marianne, a now-forgotten sci-fi TV icon, impatient to make an impression, to make a friend. Marianne, a jobbing actress, knows ab... more →

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Elmer the Patchwork Elephant

Elmer the Patchwork Elephant at the Spiegeltent

Based on the classic children’s book series by David McKee, that celebrates its 30th Birthday in 2019, Elmer the Patchwork Elephant Show, is a celebrat... more →

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Emilia

Emilia at the Vaudeville Theatre

“A GLORIOUS BLAZE OF PASSION AND FURY… RICHLY FUNNY” (The Times).

1609. I AM EMILIA.

WRITER. WIFE. LOVER. MOTH... more →

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Equus

Equus at the Theatre Royal Stratford East

An English Touring Theatre and Theatre Royal Stratford East co-production.

Inspired by a true story, Peter Shaffer’s gripping psychologi... more →

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Faulty Towers The Dining Experience

Faulty Towers The Dining Experience at the Radisson Blu Edwardian Bloomsbury

This 5* show that tours the world is ‘a two-hour eat, drink and laugh sensation’! Daily Telegraph, UK

The low-down…

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Ghost Stories

Ghost Stories at the Lyric Hammersmith

Following record breaking sell out shows, a West End transfer, productions in China, Australia, Canada, Italy, Germany and a smash hit film, the original ter... more →

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Groan Ups

Groan Ups at the Vaudeville Theatre

From the parents of THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG comes a brand-new comedy all about growing up.

Are we the same people at 30 as we were at 13?

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Home, I'm Darling

Home, I'm Darling at the Duke of York's Theatre

Following a sold-out run at the National Theatre, Laura Wade’s ‘piercingly funny’ (Time Out) new play transfers to the West End for 11 week... more →

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La boheme

La boheme at the London Coliseum

Jonathan Miller’s classic production returns to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the director’s ENO debut.

When Mimì knock... more →

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Leave to Remain

Leave to Remain at the Lyric Hammersmith

Give me your worst day

Give it to me

I’ll take the strain

Give me all the times you go insane

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London Comedy Allstars - The Spiegeltent

London Comedy Allstars - The Spiegeltent at the Spiegeltent

Join us every Saturday night for a huge line up of the best comedy talent on offer. London Comedy Allstars is your one-stop shop for the biggest laughs, the ... more →

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Monski Mouse's Baby Cabaret

Monski Mouse's Baby Cabaret at the Spiegeltent

Join Monski Mouse and friends: Richard Crawley, Amy Gwilliam and London cabaret superstar, Dusty Limits, for a live musical cabaret of nursery classics, rewo... more →

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Morgan & West's Utterly Spiffing Spectacular Magic Show for Kids

Morgan & West's Utterly Spiffing Spectacular Magic Show for Kids at the Spiegeltent

Time travelling magicians Morgan & West present a jaw dropping, heart stopping, brain busting, opinion adjusting, death defying, mind frying, spirit lifting,... more →

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Nine Night

Nine Night at the Trafalgar Studio One

Family, food, music and mourning.

Gloria is gravely sick. When her time comes, the celebration begins; the traditional Jamaican Nine Night Wak... more →

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Only Fools, The (cushty) Dining Experience

Only Fools, The (cushty) Dining Experience at the Radisson Blu Edwardian Grafton

It’s the show you’ve all been asking for – and it’s brought to you by the people behind the worldwide smash hit, Faulty Towers The Din... more →

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Our Town

Our Town at the Regent's Park Open Air Theatre

Birth; marriage; death. And everything in between.

"Do any human beings ever realise life as they live it? Every - every, minute?"

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Pinter 7: A Slight Ache / The Dumb Waiter

Pinter 7: A Slight Ache / The Dumb Waiter at the Harold Pinter Theatre

The Pinter at The Pinter season culminates with two unmissable comedies that explore the political machinations of the powerful and the powerless.

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Police Cops in Space

Police Cops in Space at the The Belly

Multi-award-winning company, Police Cops, fresh from a sell-out run at Edinburgh Fringe and winners of ‘Amused Moose Outstanding Show Award 2018’... more →

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Richard III

Richard III at the Alexandra Palace

John Haidar directs Tom Mothersdale as Shakespeare’s most notorious and complex villain, Richard III. This inventive new staging is a co-production be... more →

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Rod Stewart

Rod Stewart at the MK Stadium

Best loved for his unmistakable voice and incredible versatility, Rod Stewart's career has spanned over four decades, making him one of the music world&#... more →

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Rosmersholm

Rosmersholm at the Duke of York's Theatre

‘Now I see that love is selfish. It makes you a country of two. At war with the rest of the world.’

An election looming. ... more →

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Sh!t Faced Showtime - Guys n Dolls

Sh!t Faced Showtime - Guys n Dolls at the The Belly

From the professional piss-heads behind the hit show Sh!t-Faced Shakespeare comes the all singing, all dancing, all drinking, younger sister, Sh!t-Faced Show... more →

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Shakespearience

Shakespearience at the Spiegeltent

Five-star smash-hit Shakespearience returns! The Bard’s best-loved works burst into life in this high-octane, whistle-stop tour of three of Shakespeare... more →

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Showstopper The Improvised Musical

Showstopper The Improvised Musical at the Lyric Theatre

Olivier Award 2016 winners The Showstoppers are back in the West End transforming audience suggestions into all-singing, all-dancing shows with unpredictable... more →

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Songs for Nobodies

Songs for Nobodies at the Ambassadors Theatre

You are invited to a ‘truly virtuosic performance... a masterclass’ with songs from with Judy Garland, Patsy Cline, Edith Piaf, Billie Holiday an... more →

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Sunday Encounters: An Evening with Charles Dance

Sunday Encounters: An Evening with Charles Dance at the Theatre Royal Haymarket

In a rare public appearance, Charles Dance discusses his remarkable 50-year career in theatre, film and television.

As famed for his portrayal... more →

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Sunday Encounters: Anne Reid interviews Derek Jacobi

Sunday Encounters: Anne Reid interviews Derek Jacobi at the Theatre Royal Haymarket

Two of the most celebrated British icons of stage and screen, Sir Derek Jacobi and Anne Reid meet on stage in conversation for the first time.

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Sunday Encounters: Carlos Acosta in conversation with Mike Parkinson Jr

Sunday Encounters: Carlos Acosta in conversation with Mike Parkinson Jr at the Theatre Royal Haymarket

For one night only, Carlos Acosta, the greatest male ballet dancer of our generation is in conversation with Mike Parkinson, youngest son of Sir Michael Park... more →

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Sunday Encounters: Curious Arts Curate Curious London

Sunday Encounters: Curious Arts Curate Curious London at the Theatre Royal Haymarket

Join us for the day at the Theatre Royal Haymarket for ‘London Curious’ on Sunday 19th May, where a series of curious adventures with the legenda... more →

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Sunday Encounters: Dame Patricia Routledge: Facing the Music - A Life in Musical Theatre

Sunday Encounters: Dame Patricia Routledge: Facing the Music - A Life in Musical Theatre at the Theatre Royal Haymarket

It is still one of the best kept secrets in show business that Patricia Routledge trained not only as an actress but also as a singer and had considerable ex... more →

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Sunday Encounters: Michael Morpurgo 75th Anniversary Tour

Sunday Encounters: Michael Morpurgo 75th Anniversary Tour at the Theatre Royal Haymarket

Michael Morpurgo began writing stories in the early ‘70s, inspired by the children he taught in his primary school class in Kent. He has written over 1... more →

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Sunday Encounters: Misha Glenny - McMafia

Sunday Encounters: Misha Glenny - McMafia at the Theatre Royal Haymarket

Misha Glenny is an Award-winning journalist and author, his international bestselling book, McMafia, was recently turned into the hit BBC TV series of the sa... more →

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Sunday Encounters: Patti Lupone in Conversation with Edward Seckerson

Sunday Encounters: Patti Lupone in Conversation with Edward Seckerson at the Theatre Royal Haymarket

From her auspicious beginnings with John Houseman's The Acting Company to the overnight sensation of her Evita on Broadway, from the birth of Les Miserab... more →

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Sunday Encounters: Simon Schama: Wordy The Tour

Sunday Encounters: Simon Schama: Wordy The Tour at the Theatre Royal Haymarket

Can words still pack a punch in the reign of Twitter?

Have the carriers of thought, the deliverers of argument, the elements of poetry, the so... more →

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Sweat

Sweat at the Gielgud Theatre

The Pulitzer Prize-winning play SWEAT by Lynn Nottage is transferring to the West End's Gielgud Theatre for 50 performances only following a sold-out run... more →

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The Amazing Bubble Man

The Amazing Bubble Man at the The Belly

Louis Pearl has been thrilling audiences worldwide for over 30 years with the art, magic, science and fun of bubbles.

An Edinburgh Fringe favo... more →

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The American Clock

The American Clock at the Old Vic Theatre

‘For them the clock would never strike midnight, the dance and the music could never stop…’

The American Clock turns, fortune... more →

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The Animals and Children Took to the Streets

The Animals and Children Took to the Streets at the Lyric Hammersmith

Like a graphic novel burst into life, 1927 invites you on a theatrical journey of startling originality. Seamlessly synchronising live music, performance and... more →

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The Barbershop Chronicles

The Barbershop Chronicles at the Roundhouse

One day. Six cities. A thousand stories.

Following two sell-out runs at the National Theatre and a world tour, Inua Ellams’ acclaimed Ba... more →

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The Bay at Nice

The Bay at Nice at the Menier Chocolate Factory

In keningrad in 1956, Valentina Nrovka has been invited to the Hermitage to offer her opinion on the authenticity of a Matisse painting, as she knew the grea... more →

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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 Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time at the Piccadilly Theatre

The smash-hit National Theatre production of The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time returns to London for a strictly limited season, following an ... more →

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The Great Gatsby

The Great Gatsby at the Gatsby's Drugstore

“The honour would be entirely mine if you would attend my little party.”

It’s the roaring twenties – an era of bootleg ... more →

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The Illusionists

The Illusionists at the Shaftesbury Theatre

This mind blowing spectacular showcases the jaw dropping talents of five of the most incredible Illusionists on earth. Back in London by popular demand for a... more →

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The Lehman Trilogy

The Lehman Trilogy at the Piccadilly Theatre

Following a sold-out run at the National Theatre, the NT and Neal Street Productions' critically acclaimed production of The Lehman Trilogy tra... more →

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The Merry Widow

The Merry Widow at the London Coliseum

The Merry Widow is Franz Leh&aapos;r‘s comic masterpiece, played out in a stream of memorable melodies including the familiar ‘Vilja Song’ ... 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 Night of the Iguana

The Night of the Iguana at the Noel Coward Theatre

Golden Globe-winner Clive Owen (Closer, Children of Men) returns to the West End for the first time in 18 years to play Rev. T. Lawrence Shannon in THE NIGHT... 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 Price

The Price at the Wyndham's Theatre

David Suchet delivers a comic tour de force as a silver-tongued 90 year old furniture dealer in Arthur Miller’s ‘masterpiece’ (Daily Te... more →

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The Scary Bikers

The Scary Bikers at the Trafalgar Studio Two

A new comedy about life, love and staying on your bike!

When retired miner Don and former private school teacher Carol meet by chance after bo... more →

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The Starry Messenger

The Starry Messenger at the Wyndham's Theatre

In the vastness of the universe are we all just lonely souls under the same night sky?

Hollywood star and multiple Tony Award-winning Broadway... more →

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The Thinking Drinkers

The Thinking Drinkers at the The Belly

The Thinking Drinkers are back on tour with a brand-new, hilarious, intoxicating bar-hop through history. Enjoy five free drinks as the award-winning experts... more →

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The Twilight Zone

The Twilight Zone at the Ambassadors Theatre

You are about to enter another dimension, a dimension not only of sight and sound but of mind. A journey into a wondrous land of imagination. Next stop, the ... more →

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The Wider Earth

The Wider Earth at the Jerwood Gallery at the Natural History Museum

BEFORE DARWIN CHANGED THE WORLD, ONE VOYAGE CHANGED HIS LIFE.

A new theatre in the Jerwood Gallery at the Natural History Museum will be unvei... more →

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The Woman in Black

The Woman in Black at the Fortune Theatre

Join over 7 million theatregoers who have experienced "the most brilliantly effective spine-chiller you will ever encounter" (Daily Telegraph)

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TOAST

TOAST at the The Other Palace

Following a phenomenal sell-out run at the Traverse part of the Edinburgh Fringe Festival Toast now makes its West End debut…

Nige... more →

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Trash Test Dummies

Trash Test Dummies at the The Belly

Winners of the best Children’s presentation at the Adelaide Fringe Festival 2016 and 2015, and runners up for children’s choice ward 2016 the Tra... more →

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True West

True West at the Vaudeville Theatre

‘Shepard's masterwork. It tells us a truth, as glimpsed by a 37 year old genius.’ New York Post ‘Sam Shepard is contemporary American d... more →

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Variety Club 4 Kids

Variety Club 4 Kids at the Spiegeltent

The very best variety acts from all around the world do their awe inspiring and death defying performances for an audience of children (aged 6+) and their fa... more →

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War Horse

War Horse at the Troubadour Theatre - Wembley

The National Theatre’s internationally-acclaimed smash-hit War Horse returns to London this autumn for a limited season at the Troubadour Wemb... more →

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Where Is Peter Rabbit?

Where Is Peter Rabbit? at the Theatre Royal Haymarket

Hop onto your seats and immerse yourself in the magical world of Beatrix Potter. Watch with delight as your favourite stories and most beloved characters are... 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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Yummy

Yummy at the Spiegeltent

After touring the globe, the legendary cabaret YUMMY is making it's London debut! Join the ever fabulous and award-winning ensemble as they take you on t... more →

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