London Theatre Closings

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  • Nine Night
    Nine Night
    Trafalgar Studio One
    Thursday Matinee

    Family, food, music and mourning.

    Gloria is gravely sick. When her time comes, the celebration begins; the traditional Jamaican Nine Night Wake. But for Gloria’s children and grandchildren, marking her death with a party that lasts over a week is a test. Nine nights of music, food, sharing stories – and an endless parade of mourners.

  • Pinter 7: A Slight Ache / The Dumb Waiter
    Pinter 7: A Slight Ache / The Dumb Waiter
    Harold Pinter Theatre
    Thursday Matinee

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

    When a mysterious figure enters their elegant country home, the lives of Flora and Edward are changed forever.

  • Songs for Nobodies
    Songs for Nobodies
    Ambassadors Theatre
    No Matinee

    On stage for 90 minutes accompanied by live musicians and ‘performed with astounding versatility’, Bernadette Robinson’s miraculous voice shifts from the smoky blues of Billie Holiday to the thrilling soprano of Maria Callas, via Garland, Cline and Piaf. With consummate ease, she breathes new life into the five legendary performers and the five ordinary women whose lives were changed by their brush with fame.

  • True West
    True West
    Vaudeville Theatre
    Thursday Matinee

    ‘Shepard's masterwork. It tells us a truth, as glimpsed by a 37 year old genius.’ New York Post ‘Sam Shepard is contemporary American drama, True West is contemporary America’ The Guardian ‘Shepard’s most accessible play. Scaldingly funny’ Variety Kit Harington (Game of Thrones) and Johnny Flynn (Beast, Genius) star as warring brothers Austin and Lee in the West End Premiere of Pulitzer Prize-winner Sam Shepard’s ferociously funny, modern classic, True West. Austin is working on a movie script that he has sold to producer Saul Kimmer when Lee stumbles back in to his life. Never content to watch from the sidelines he pitches his own idea to Kimmer, an action which has far reaching consequences... Set in the searing heat of the Californian desert this critically acclaimed drama pits brother against brother as a family tears itself apart, exposing the cracks in the American Dream.

  • Fiddler on the Roof
    Fiddler on the Roof - Menier Chocolate Factory
    Menier Chocolate Factory
    No Matinee

    Trevor Nunn directs Fiddler on the Roof at the Menier Chocolate Factory, which is set to transfer to the West End's Playhouse Theatre from 21st March. Tickets for the West End transfer are available now. 

  • Agnes Colander
    Agnes Colander
    Jermyn Street Theatre
    No Matinee

    Three years after leaving her unfaithful husband and striking out as an artist, Agnes receives his letter ordering her home. But Agnes married young; her innocence has gone and her ambition is growing. Fleeing to France to find a new future, Agnes is pursued by the besotted Alec and worldly-wise Otho. Beset on all sides, can Agnes seize the chance to shape her own life?

    Hailed as a long-lost masterpiece, Harley Granville Barker's witty and compelling exploration of love, sexual attraction and independence was written in 1900 and unearthed in the British Library a century later. Following an acclaimed run at the Ustinov Studio, Theatre Royal Bath, Trevor Nunn’s world premiere production arrives at Jermyn Street for five weeks only.

  • Bush Theatre
    And The Rest Of Me Floats
    Bush Theatre
    No Matinee

    And The Rest Of Me Floats is all about the messy business of gender. Performers from across the trans, non-binary, and queer communities weave together autobiographical performance, movement, pop songs, stand-up and dress-up in this anarchic celebration of gender expression and identity.

  • The Trick
    The Trick
    Bush Theatre
    No Matinee

    Of course you take me away from the world, and who cares…you’re the best reason I know to wake up.

    Mira’s husband, Jonah, died seven months ago, but that doesn’t mean that either of them are ready to let him go.

  • Follies
    Follies
    Olivier Theatre, National
    No Matinee

    The National Theatre produced a revival of Stephen Sondheim and James Goldman's 1971 musical Follies at the Olivier Theatre in late 2017, and it will return to the theatre in February 2019. Set on the crumbling stage of a Broadway theatre the musical brings together past performers from the Weismann's Follies as they reunite for one final time before the venue's destruction.

  • Alys, Always
    Alys, Always
    The Bridge Theatre
    Wednesday Matinee

    Frances works on the books pages of a Sunday newspaper. She’s quiet and capable, but nobody takes much notice: her face is pressed to the window, on the outside, looking in.   One evening, driving back to London after visiting her infuriating parents, she comes across an upturned car crumpled on the side of the road. She waits with the injured driver, Alys Kyte, until the ambulance arrives.

  • Berberian Sound Studio
    Donmar Warehouse
    No Matinee

    Based on the original motion picture screenplay by Peter Strickland, conceived for the stage by Joel Horwood and Tom Scutt and written by Joel Horwood.

    Italy, 1976.  Gilderoy is a long way from home. 

  • Company
    Company
    Gielgud Theatre
    Thursday Matinee

    Director Marianne Elliott’s exceptional production of Stephen Sondheim’s Company sees the musicals central character Bobby gender-swapped to become Bobbi. Starring Rosalie Craig, Patti LuPone, Mel Giedroyc, and Jonathan Bailey, this limited run is one of the theatrical highlights of the year.

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