London Plays & Drama Tickets

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Take your pick from one of the many plays and drama productions across London. From long running London plays such as The Woman in Black and The Mousetrap to productions at the Old Vic and RSC, you'll find something for everyone.

70 shows found
  • Romeo and Juliet
    Romeo and Juliet
    Barbican
    No Matinee

    Set in a world very like our own, this Romeo and Juliet is about a generation of young people born into violence and ripped apart by the bitter divisions of their parents.

     

    What if your first true love was someone you’d been told to hate? Shakespeare’s most famous story explodes with intense passion and an irresistible desire for change but leads all too quickly to devastating consequences.

  • The Merry Wives of Windsor
    The Merry Wives of Windsor
    Barbican
    No Matinee

    Down on his luck in the suburbs, Sir John Falstaff plans to hustle his way to a comfortable retirement by seducing the wives of two wealthy men. Unknown to him, it’s the women of Windsor who really pull the strings, orchestrating his comeuppance amid a theatrical smorgasbord of petty rivalries, jealousies and over-inflated egos.

  • The Great Gatsby
    The Great Gatsby
    Gatsby's Drugstore
    No Matinee

    Step into a heart-racing immersive adaptation of F Scott Fitzgerald’s seminal jazz-age novel which puts you in the heart of the action. Slip on your dancing shoes and watch the story unfold around you in this unique theatrical performance. The cocktails are flowing, the music is playing, the party is in full swing and there's the chance of more than a little scandal.

  • Notre Dame de Paris
    Notre Dame de Paris
    London Coliseum
    No Matinee

    One of France’s most popular musicals, Notre Dame de Paris is based on Victor Hugo’s novel The Hunchback of Notre Dame with music by Riccardo Cocciante and a book and lyrics by Luc Plamondon.

  • Horrible Christmas
    Horrible Christmas
    Alexandra Palace
    No Matinee

    Horrible Histories proudly presents the terrific tale of Christmas in the triumphant re-opening of Alexandra Palace.

    When Christmas comes under threat from a jolly man dressed in red, it’s up to one young boy to save the day – but can he save Christmas? From Victorian villains to Medieval monks, Puritan parties to Tudor treats, join us on a hair-raising adventure through the history of Christmas in the company of Charles Dickens, Oliver Cromwell, King Henry VIII, St Nicholas and Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer as they all join forces to save the festive season!

  • Coming Clean
    Coming Clean
    Trafalgar Studio Two
    No Matinee

    The smash-hit, sell-out play by Kevin Elyot and writer of the landmark drama My Night With Reg, transfers to Trafalgar Studios 2 this January. ‘We haven’t been faithful to each other since we met… why have you suddenly decided you’re not in the mood for sharing?’

  • Richard III
    Richard III
    Alexandra Palace
    No Matinee

    John Haidar directs Tom Mothersdale as Shakespeare’s most notorious and complex villain, Richard III.  This inventive new staging is a co-production between Headlong, Alexandra Palace and Bristol Old Vic with Royal & Derngate Northampton and Oxford Playhouse.

  • A Christmas Carol with Simon Callow
    A Christmas Carol with Simon Callow
    Arts Theatre
    Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday Matinee

    Following sell-out seasons in 2011/12 and critical and audience acclaim, Simon Callow returns in this much-lauded production of A Christmas Carol, playing at the Arts Theatre for a strictly limited season from 8 December.

  • A Very Very Very Dark Matter
    A Very Very Very Dark Matter
    The Bridge Theatre
    No Matinee

    In a townhouse in Copenhagen works Hans Christian Andersen, a teller of exquisite and fantastic children’s tales beloved by millions. But the true source of his stories dwells in his attic upstairs, her existence a dark secret kept from the outside world.

  • All My Sons
    All My Sons
    Old Vic Theatre
    Thursday Matinee

    You don’t realise how people can hate, Chris, they can hate so much they’ll tear the world to pieces…’

    America, 1947. Despite hard choices and even harder knocks, Joe and Kate Keller are a success story. They have built a home, raised two sons and established a thriving business.

  • 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.

  • Antony and Cleopatra
    Antony and Cleopatra
    Olivier Theatre, National
    No Matinee

    Simon Godwin directs Ralph Fiennes and Sophie Okonedo as the iconic lovers in a new production of Antony and Cleopatra opening in September 2018. Set design by Hildegard Bechtler, costume design by Wojciech Dziedzic, lighting by Tim Lutkin, music by Michael Bruce and sound by Christopher Shutt.

    Opening September 2018, with full dates to be announced. 

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