London Theatre Closings

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

112 shows found
Booby's Bay
Booby's Bay
Finborough Theatre
No Matinee

First seen in Vibrant – A Festival of Finborough Playwrights, the world premiere of a first play by Cornish playwright Henry Darke, Booby’s Bay.

Mad As Hell
Mad as Hell
Jermyn Street
No Matinee

A bar in Jamaica. The early 1960s. When womanizing, hell-raising film star Peter Finch meets Eletha Barrett, a charismatic island girl, they both get more than they bargained for. The relationship between Peter and Eletha scandalises Hollywood, and culminates in Finch’s Oscar-winning performance in Network.

The Winter's Tale - National Theatre
Dorfman - National Theatre
No Matinee

This exciting new version is the perfect introduction to Shakespeare for younger audiences. Warning: watch out for pursuing bears.

 

Perdita is a brave, intelligent and much-loved girl, but something is not quite right in her world. Join her on a journey through magic and mayhem as she uncovers her story – the girl who was once lost and then found.

Barnum
Barnum
Menier Chocolate Factory
No Matinee

Barnum tells the story of P.T. Barnum, the Greatest Showman on Earth, who combines razzle-dazzle with charm and brass to sell “humbug” to cheering crowds. A joyful and moving musical portrait of the nineteenth century’s greatest show-biz legend, Barnum is a colourful, dynamic spectacle full of circus, side-show legends, toe-tapping songs and immense heart.

Again
Again
Trafalgar Studio Two
No Matinee

World Premiere

A once close-knit family of four reunite after a long period of estrangement. This time, this time, it must go right.

Words never said. Words said that shouldn't be. Contradicting memories. Family history builds like sedimentary rock, layer upon layer.

 

All's Well That Ends Well
All's Well That Ends Well
Sam Wanamaker Playhouse
No Matinee

Helena has lost and buried her father. Now an orphan – and an outsider – she pines for the love of Bertram, the son of her adopted family. He too is reeling from the death of his father. Will grief unite or divide them?

Dry Powder
Dry Powder
Hampstead Theatre
Wednesday Matinee

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Eugenius!
Eugenius!
The Other Palace
No Matinee

Eugenius!, the most eagerly anticipated new musical for years, is coming to London in January 2018 with a strictly limited run at The Other Palace.

Through underground word-of-mouth, and a very public concert performance – selling out the London Palladium – Eugenius! is fast becoming a cult phenomenon.

John
Dorfman - National Theatre
No Matinee

The week after Thanksgiving. A bed & breakfast in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. A cheerful innkeeper. A young couple struggling to stay together. Thousands of inanimate objects, watching.

An uncanny new play by Annie Baker, whose Pulitzer Prize-winning The Flick had a sold-out run at the National in 2016. James Macdonald directs. 

Ben Batt
The York Realist
Donmar Warehouse
Thursday Matinee

Peter Gill’s influential play about two young men in love is a touching reflection on the rival forces of family, class and longing.

Donmar associate Robert Hastie returns following his previous productions My Night with Reg and Splendour for this timely revival from one of our greatest living playwrights.

Angry
Angry
Southwark Playhouse
No Matinee

A spaceship hurtles towards a black hole. A book-loving couple flee a burning city. A bloodshot eye conjures up kisses and wild animals. The world premiere of Philip Ridley’s Angry is a menacing, magical, and darkly comedic collection of stories that vibrate with the lingering unease of our times.

The Exorcist
The Exorcist
Phoenix Theatre
Friday Matinee

Following its UK premiere in Birmingham, this terrifying stage adaptation of William Peter Blatty’s story The Exorcist comes to London, running at the Phoenix Theatre in the West End.

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