The oldest and first dedicated online London theatre guide News and tickets for over 250 West End & off-West End showsFollow us for the latest theatre news Twitter

LT New LOGO

London Theatre News

You heard it here first! From breaking news about West End and Broadway transfer announcements, to production updates around cast changes, venue changes, extended runs and early closings, we have all your London theatre news hot off the press.

You can also subscribe to our London Theatre newsletter to make sure you never miss out on the latest London theatre news.

  • The Mousetrap continues its record-breaking West End run at the St. Martin's Theatre as it extends through to the New Year. The Mousetrap tickets are available for performances to 28 Jan. 2023, and The Mousetrap tickets are on sale now. The Agatha Christie drama sees a group of hotel guests interrogated by police after a suspected killer is in their midsts. Throughout the show, shady characters reveal their pasts to finally uncover the murderer amongst them. The Mousetrap in London turns 70 this...

  • One of the most intriguing theatre openings in 2022 is the darkly comic play Mad House, which is premiering in the West End this June. It’s the latest work from the talented American screenwriter, playwright and director Theresa Rebeck, and will star two exciting Hollywood actors: Bill Pullman and David Harbour. It’s not the first time that we’ve seen Rebeck’s work on a London stage — audiences have already enjoyed her play Seminar at the Hampstead Theatre – but this is her West End debut, and...

  • A new series of musical theatre concerts will begin at The Actor’s Church in April. Titled Musicals by Candlelight, the upcoming concerts will feature string quartet versions of musical theatre and Disney songs from 20 April to 19 May. Musicals by Candlelight tickets are on sale now.. Songs in Musicals by Candlelight concerts are from musicals including Les Miserables, Wicked, My Fair Lady, The Phantom of the Opera, and Disney stories including The Lion King, Frozen and Mary Poppins. Did you...

  • An additional 15 cast members will join Doctor Who: Time Fracture in London. Doctor Who: Time Fracture takes place in Mayfair to 4 September, and Doctor Who: Time Fracture tickets are on sale now. Doctor Who: Time Fracture allows audiences to become the Doctor and rescue all life from impending doom. Set in 1940, participants are plunged into a journey across space and time, travelling through 17 worlds in order to save the day. The 15 new cast members include Nathan Banks, Georgia Corrigan,...

  • Spring is almost in the air — apart from the few days of biting-cold weather and April showers which will inevitably happen in the coming weeks. There’s also a palpable feeling in the air that comes every spring as Olivier Awards buzz takes over the capital. The West End’s biggest night in the London theatre calendar takes place on 10 April 2022. Find out more about the Olivier Awards here. Beyond the glitziest night in town, which celebrates theatre over the past 12 months, there’s plenty of...

  • Ahead of 2:22 - A Ghost Story playing a third West End season this spring, find out the quartet of actors who'll appear in the show. 2:22 - A Ghost Story is at the Criterion Theatre from 7 May to 4 September. Currently, 2:22 - A Ghost Story is nominated for three Oliviers including Best New Play. The Olivier Awards will take place on 10 April. Tom Felton will play Sam. The award-winning actor is best known for playing Draco Malfoy in the Harry Potter films. Since the films, he’s appeared in...

  • London is finally getting to see Aaron Sorkin’s adaptation of Harper Lee’s To Kill a Mockingbird. To Kill a Mockingbird premiered at the Shubert Theatre on Broadway in December 2018. The West End run of Sorkin’s critically acclaimed adaptation, directed by Bartlett Sher, stars Rafe Spall as the principled lawyer Atticus Finch and Gwyneth Keyworth as his daughter Scout. Harper Lee’s 1960 Pulitzer Prize-winning novel, partly inspired by her own childhood in small-town, rural Alabama, became an...

  • Welcome to the candy store! Heathers extends its booking period at The Other Palace to 4 September, plus there’s a new Westerberg man in town. Heathers tickets are on sale now. Simon Gordon will take over the role of JD in Heathers from 29 March. Gordon previously played JD in the UK tour of Heathers in 2021. The Heathers cast includes Ailsa Davidson as Veronica Sawyer, Maddison Firth as Heather Chandler, Inez Budd as Heather Duke, and Teleri Hughes as Heather McNamara. The cast is completed by...

  • The popular West End musical theatre event, West End Live, will return to London in 2022. West End Live will take place in London over two days, from 25 - 26 June. West End Live celebrates the latest shows opening across the capital, as well as long-running favourite. The free two-day event is held by the Society of London Theatre. Typically, over 500,000 visitors attend West End Live each year. Like previous years, West End Live will take place at Trafalgar Square, close by to many West End...

  • The Underbelly Festival returns to London this summer, with five shows currently announced across its two venues in Earl’s Court and Cavendish Square. Book tickets for the Underbelly Festival in London on London Theatre. “Underbelly Festival is a sure sign that summer is approaching and we are so excited for what 2022 has in store", said Ed Bartlam and Charlie Wood, Underbelly co-directors. "To be able to announce such a brilliant programme of live comedy, circus, cabaret and drag variety at its...

This website uses cookies.