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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Amore - Svetlana Zakharova
Amore - Svetlana Zakharova
London Coliseum
No Matinee

The three faces of Amore presented by the sublime Svetlana Zakharova in her brand new triple bill are passion, ambiguity and playfulness. She is joined on stage by top Bolshoi male artists, including Mikhail Lobukhin, Denis Rodkin and Denis Savin. Live music will be provided by the Orchestra of English National Opera under the direction of Pavel Sorokin.

Of Kith and Kin
Of Kith and Kin
Bush Theatre
Wednesday Matinee

Everyone knows you can choose your friends. Chris Thompson’s gripping new comedy takes us to the heart of what happens when we choose our family too.

Rambert: A Linha Curva, and other works
Rambert: A Linha Curva, and other works
Sadler's Wells
No Matinee

Itzik Galili's party piece for Rambert returns to Sadler's Wells for a percussion-fuelled carnival of dance, 28 dancers, four samba drummers and a dazzling light show contribute to its infectious energy.

The Suppliant Women
The Suppliant Women
Young Vic
Wednesday Matinee

A group of strong but scared women set sail from their home, leaving everything they have behind. Facing forced marriage, they seek sanctuary in Greece. When they arrive, the King and the people must decide their fate. An ancient story of self and other first performed at the birth of democracy, David Greig’s new English translation of Aeschylus’ text has fresh relevance in 2017.

The Slaves of Solitude
Hampstead Theatre
Wednesday Matinee

Nicholas Wright’s new play weaves a fascinating blend of dark hilarity and melancholy from Patrick Hamilton’s much-loved story about an improbable heroine in wartime Britain.

Trestle
Trestle
Southwark Playhouse
No Matinee

In its world premiere, Trestle tenderly but truthfully explores love and ageing, asking how we choose to live in the face of soaring life expectancies. It won the 2017 Papatango New Writing Prize from over 1000 entries, following in the footsteps of previous Prize-winners who have gone on to win BAFTAs and OffWestEnd Awards and premiere worldwide.

Aida
Aida
London Coliseum
No Matinee

Aida must choose between the man she loves and the homeland she longs for. Betrayal is the only option.

Aida is a timeless story of duty, love and betrayal amid the clash of war. This is opera on a grand scale, in which ENO’s award-winning Chorus and Orchestra will demonstrate their full power.

Labour of Love
Labour of Love
Noel Coward Theatre
No Matinee

Michael Grandage Company and Headlong present the world première of James Graham's new play LABOUR OF LOVE, starring Martin Freeman and Sarah Lancashire. This razor-sharp political comedy reunites James Graham and director Jeremy Herrin following their previous collaboration on This House, and plays at the Noël Coward Theatre for 11 weeks only.

Miss Julie
Miss Julie
Jermyn Street
No Matinee

When Howard Brenton’s new version of August Strindberg’s seminal work Miss Julie received its world premiere at Theatre by The Lake this Summer, it garnered rave reviews. This November the production, directed by Tom Littler, is premiered in London at Jermyn Street Theatre.

Poison
Poison
Orange Tree Theatre
Thursday Matinee

We’re ...
A man and a woman
Who’ve lost a child
Who first lost a child
And then... each other
Or maybe I should say:
Who first lost a child, then themselves and then each other

An extraordinary play that asks a simple question: is it ever possible to move on?

The Red Lion
The Red Lion
Trafalgar Studio Two
Thursday Matinee

Three generations explore contrasting ideas about loyalty, ambition and what it takes to win in this powerful locker room drama from multi award winning writer Patrick Marber. A promising young football player arrives at a struggling non-league club and pits the veteran kit man against the ambitious manager who’ll do anything to keep the club and himself afloat. 

Saint George and the Dragon
Saint George and the Dragon
Olivier Theatre, National
No Matinee

A folk tale for an uneasy nation.

A village. A dragon. A damsel in distress.

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