London Theatre Closings

Make sure you don't miss that must-see production with our guide to shows closing soon in London.

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Crime and Punishment
Crime and Punishment
Brockley Jack Studio
No Matinee

Dostoyevsky’s literary masterpiece Crime & Punishment. A tense psychological thriller on the nature of evil, the story is set in the mind of a murderer, where he relives and explores the thoughts, ideas and feelings that drove him to his horrific crime.

Run the Beast Down
Run the Beast Down
Finborough Theatre
No Matinee

An exhilarating theatrical journey performed with a live electronic score, Run The Beast Down is a boundary-pushing hybrid piece of theatre and music, combining elements of storytelling, dark comedy and magical realism with a pulsing soundtrack.

The Monologues of a Tired Nurse
The Monologues of a Tired Nurse
Barons Court Theatre
No Matinee

“One day you’re expected to know nothing 'cause you’re a student and then as soon as you’re qualified you’re expected to be this person, this somebody, this perfect person who never makes mistakes…” The play tells the story of two nurses working for the NHS: Emily, an optimistic, newly qualified nurse and Sally an exhausted nurse in charge, both at polar opposites in their careers.

This House
This House
Garrick Theatre
Wednesday Matinee

Following two sell-out seasons at the National Theatre and an upcoming run at Chichester Festival Theatre, James Graham’s critically acclaimed political drama This House transfers to the Garrick Theatre this November.

Buried Child
Buried Child
Trafalgar Studio One
Thursday Matinee

For the first time, the multi award winning international star Ed Harris will appear on the West End stage in the critically acclaimed Broadway production of Sam Shepard’s Pulitzer Prize-winning play, Buried Child.

Death Takes A Holiday
Death Takes A Holiday
Charing Cross Theatre
Wednesday Matinee

Thom Southerland directs the UK premiere of Death Takes a Holiday, music and lyrics by Maury Yeston and book by Peter Stone and Thomas Meehan, the European premiere of the follow-up to Titanic by its Tony Award-winning composers.

Don Quixote in Algiers
Don Quixote in Algiers
The White Bear Theatre
No Matinee

Condor Theatre Company tackles the fascinating tale of the author Miguel de Cervantes who created one of the world's greatest literary masterpieces, “Don Quixote of la Mancha”; often credited as being one of the most influential precursors to the modern era of storytelling.

Flew the Coop
Flew the Coop
New Diorama Theatre
No Matinee

Flew The Coop takes a darkly funny and highly imaginative look at two of the Second World War’s most singular characters: Rosa Rauchbach – a young Silesian woman who disguised her Jewish roots and took a job as a translator at a Prisoner of War camp, where she embarked on an affair with Horace Greasley, a debonair British Prisoner of War.

Killing Time
Killing Time
Park Theatre
Thursday Matinee

Brigit Forsyth is to star alongside her daughter, Zoe Mills, in Killing Time: an irreverent brand new comedy exploring inspiration, music, life and the right to die.

See Me Now
See Me Now
Young Vic
No Matinee

A daring new show created and performed by sex workers. London sex workers share their painful, touching and often hilarious stories. Male, female and transgender, they are teachers, cleaners and parents. Behind closed doors they’re also paid to make their clients feel good - in all sorts of ways. Some do it for the money, some for love, some for unexpected reasons...

Sex with Strangers
Sex with Strangers
Hampstead Theatre
Wednesday Matinee

‘Look, I’m giving you another chance to show the world how talented you are. Take it. It’s worth the risk’

Olivia, an attractive and talented but underappreciated mid-career writer, is unexpectedly trapped overnight in a secluded, snowed-in B&B with Ethan, an equally attractive and wildly successful young blogger.

She Loves Me
She Loves Me
Menier Chocolate Factory
Thursday Matinee

Meet Amalia and Georg, who work as clerks in Maraczek’s Parfumerie and aren’t exactly the best of friends. However, they have something in common. They both rapturously write to romantic pen pals. Despite the anonymity of their secret admirers, they live for the love letters that they exchange and the day they will finally meet. 

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