2022 is just around the corner, bringing a new year of visionary theatre and world-class talent to our shores. London’s theatre scene is set to be an exciting one in 2022, with critically-acclaimed film stars and television actors making their West End debuts. There’s also West End productions that are finally receiving their premieres after the pandemic pushed 2020 scheduling plans.
Here’s a rundown of all the West End shows opening in 2022, listed by show name in alphabetical order. Information will be updated as soon as it is made available, so bookmark this page to ensure you’ve got the latest London theatre news.
Look back on the seven-time Olivier-nominated actor David Suchet’s marvellous career in the New Year, as he recounts stories from Poirot and The Importance of Being Earnest in an intimate series of conversations. David Suchet - Poirot and More, A Retrospective is at the Harold Pinter Theatre from 4 - 22 January.
Throughout the year, the National Theatre will be home to new productions. So far, two productions are confirmed to open in 2022. Small Island will return to the Olivier Theatre from 24 February - 16 April. Wuthering Heightswill play in the Lyttelton Theatre from 3 February - 19 March.
Photo credit: Amy Adams in The Glass Menagerie, Mark Rylance in Jerusalem and Taron Egerton in Cock (Photos courtesy of The Glass Menagerie, Jerusalem and Cock)