London Theatre Fringe & Off West End

With more choice than ever before, there's never been a better time to see a Fringe show. From the iconic performances at the Off West End Globe theatre to the Regent's Park Open Air Theatre, there really is something for everyone in London Fringe theatre.

48 shows found
Five Guys Named Moe
Five Guys Named Moe
Marble Arch Theatre
Thursday Matinee

A musical by Clarke Peters, featuring Louis Jordan's greatest hits presented by Underbelly in association with Cameron Mackintosh. A major new production of the hit West End and Broadway musical, Five Guys Named Moe features the toe-tapping and irresistible hits of jazz legend Louis Jordan, including; Early In The Morning, Choo Choo Ch'Boogie and Saturday Night Fish Fry, plus many more performed on stage by a live band. 

The Cane
The Cane
Royal Court Theatre
Thursday Matinee

“It will be the biggest send off any teacher has ever had. No teacher is as loved”

After 45 years as a dedicated teacher, Edward is looking forward to the imminent celebration to mark his retirement.

But his home is under siege. A mob of angry students have gathered. A brick has been thrown through the window, he and his wife haven’t left the house for six days, and now his estranged daughter has arrived with her own questions.

“Why would they attack the most popular teacher in the school?”

Mark Ravenhill’s previous work for the Royal Court includes Over There (& Schaubühne, Berlin), Shoot/Get Treasure/Repeat and Shopping and Fucking.

Pity
Pity
Royal Court Theatre
Thursday Matinee

Rory Mullarkey’s new play asks whether things really are getting worse. And if we care.

Rory returns to the Royal Court following his debut here with The Wolf from the Door in 2014. In the same year, he was awarded the George Devine Award, the Pinter Commission, and the James Tait Black Prize for Drama.

Ear for Eye
Ear for Eye
Royal Court Theatre
Thursday Matinee

Marchin’ days is over man.

Patience is running out, times have changed.

And progress isn’t enough.

Black British. African American.

Here. There.

Now.

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.

Kiss of the Spider Woman
Kiss of the Spider Woman
Menier Chocolate Factory
No Matinee

A provocative tale of love, victimisation, fantasy and the friendship that develops between two strikingly different men imprisoned together in a Latin American jail.

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.

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.

Psychosis
4:48 Psychosis
Lyric Hammersmith
No Matinee

The return of 4.48 Psychosis, the Royal Opera’s production of Sarah Kane’s last play, winner of the Achievement in Opera award in the 2016 UK Theatre Awards

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?

An Adventure
An Adventure
Bush Theatre
Wednesday Matinee

“I’m not much now, I know, but I will be. So pick me Jyoti and I swear I will make us the greatest adventure you ever have.”

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