What's on - London Shows & West End Productions

Check out the latest West End shows and see what’s on in London theatre with our handy theatre listings guide! See which London shows are brand new or coming to a close, and view theatre productions by month or day of the week by browsing our theatre calendar. If it’s happening in the theatre scene, we can tell you what’s on.

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100 Hearts
100 Hearts
Adelphi Theatre
No Matinee

Laugh out loud for Royal Brompton and Harefield Hospitals at 100 Hearts Charity Gala hosted by Clive Anderson. This is a truly unique chance to see comedy favourites Rowan Atkinson, Jo Brand, Nina Conti, Angus Deayton, Harry Enfield, Michael McIntyre, Paul Whitehouse and many more share a stage for a fantastic cause.

42nd Street
42nd Street
Theatre Royal Drury Lane
Wednesday Matinee

Broadway’s Biggest Show, on the West End’s Biggest Stage. 

42nd Street is the song and dance, American dream fable of Broadway. Young Peggy Sawyer is fresh off the bus from small-town America and just another face in the chorus line on Broadway’s newest show. But when the leading lady gets injured, Peggy might just have the shot at stardom she's always dreamed of…

A Clockwork Orange
Park Theatre
Thursday Matinee

An electrifying and testosterone filled physical theatre horror show that exquisitely captures and transcends the spirit of Anthony Burgess’ original literary masterpiece, A Clockwork Orange lures its audience into the glorious glass-edged nastiness of Manchester’s underworld.

A Midsummer Night's Dream
A Midsummer Night's Dream - Young Vic 2017
Young Vic
Wednesday Matinee

The dark heart of Titania and Oberon’s domain is explored as Joe Hill-Gibbins returns to the Young Vic’s Main House stage with a bold new production. In a world of grotesque transformations and sexual provocation, repressed conflicts between young lovers and their parents are released. There’s no magic in this place – manipulation leads to complications and desire becomes dangerous.

a profoundly affectionate, passionate devotion to someone (-noun)
Royal Court Theatre
Thursday Matinee

Debbie Tucker Green returns to the Royal Court Jerwood Theatre Upstairs with her new play a profoundly affectionate, passionate devotion to someone (-noun) which she will also direct. Three couples. What might be. What once was. What could have been.

A Tale of Two Cities
A Tale of Two Cities
Regent's Park Open Air Theatre
Thursday Matinee

A new play by MATTHEW DUNSTER

Adapted from the novel by CHARLES DICKENS

Abigail
The Bunker
No Matinee

The world premiere of Abigail by Papatango award-winning playwright Fiona Doyle will close The Bunker's highly-acclaimed inaugural season.

Adam and Eve and Steve
Adam & Eve... and Steve
King's Head Theatre
No Matinee

Adam & Eve... and Steve is a brand new five star musical farce set in a newly created paradise, the Garden of Eden. The basis of every love story, every romantic ballad, and every sentimental poem ever written is man meets woman, they disagree, they resolve their differences, they fall in love. But…..Adam & Eve...

Adriana Lecouvreur
Adriana Lecouvreur
Royal Opera House
No Matinee

Angela Gheorghiu and Hrachuhi Bassenz star in the first revival of David McVicar’s sumptuous production of Cilea’s tragic opera.

The actress Adriana Lecouvreur is adored by many – including stage manager Michonnet – but she loves Maurizio, Count of Saxony. He is entranced by Adriana, and desperately tries to extricate himself from his former lover, the Princesse de Bouillon.

Adventures In Wonderland
Adventures In Wonderland
Vaults
No Matinee

The critically acclaimed multi-sensory experience created and directed specifically for children aged 5-10 is back in 2017! Les Petits Theatre Company invite you to fall down the rabbit hole once more and join them for the magical, Adventures in Wonderland.

Afterplay
Afterplay
Bridewell Theatre
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday Matinee

Essential Stage presents Afterplay by the multi award winning writer Brian Friel. Sonya and Andrey, two of Chekhov’s characters, meet by chance in a Moscow café around 1920. What transpires over one night is an intimate and at times hilarious sharing of histories, dreams and failures. Afterplay first premiered at The Gate Theatre in Dublin.

Aladdin - Disney's New Musical
Aladdin - Disney's New Musical
Prince Edward Theatre
Thursday Matinee

Brought to theatrical life by a legendary creative team, Disney’s new Broadway musical Aladdin will sweep you into a world filled with beauty, comedy and breath-taking spectacle when it opens at the Prince Edward Theatre, London in June 2016.

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