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London Theatre Openings

Want to find the newest shows in London theatre? Impress your friends by being the first to see the re-openings of these must-see shows with our list of what’s opening soon in the West End and beyond. 

Covid-19 Information

Indoor performances are making a comeback to London theatres, with social distancing, and other restrictions in place in line with most-recent Government guidance regarding the coronavirus.

A selection of upcoming West End shows musicals and plays will be hosted under full Covid-19 regulations, with mandatory face-coverings to be worn when in theatres (including during the show). Ahead of any performance, ticket holders will be sent full information about safety measures and requirements. 

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  • The Odyssey
    The Odyssey
    Jermyn Street Theatre
    No Matinee

    First told almost three thousand years ago, this epic poem has been retold all over the world. 

  • John & Jen
    John and Jen
    Southwark Playhouse
    No Matinee

    From the award winning composer of The Addams Family, Big Fish & The Wild Party, starring Olivier Award nominee Rachel Tucker and introducing Lewis Cornay.

  • Wonderment Magic & Illusion
    Wonderville Magic & Illusion
    Palace Theatre.
    Thursday Matinee

    Five incredible acts. A vaudevillian journey of illusion. Wonderville brings its magic to the West End this Summer. Wonderville brings together some of the greatest illusionists live on stage in a breath-taking display of magic and illusion that will electrify, surprise and leave theatregoers in awe at what they are seeing.

  • Anything Goes London
    Anything Goes
    Barbican
    Thursday Matinee

     Tony and Olivier Award-winning Robert Lindsay stars in this major new production of Cole Porter and P. G. Wodehouse’s classic golden age musical, Anything Goes.

  • Big Big Sky
    Big Big Sky
    Hampstead Theatre - Downstairs
    No Matinee

    Bit risky though isn’t it? Just sort of turning up to an isolated peninsula in the North Sea without any sandwiches…

  • Singin In The Rain
    Singin' In The Rain
    Sadler's Wells
    Wednesday Matinee

    Song-and-dance legend, Adam Cooper, reprises the iconic role made so famous by Gene Kelly in Jonathan Church’s critically acclaimed production of Singin’ in the Rain. A smash-hit at Chichester Festival Theatre and in the West End, this irresistibly charming show returns to London in 2021 to make a summer splash!

  • Zog
    Zog
    Rose Theatre Kingston
    Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday Matinee

    Large in size, and keen in nature, Zog is so eager to win a golden star at Madam Dragon’s school, where dragons learn all the things that dragons need to know. Zog tries so very hard, perhaps too hard, and he bumps, burns and roars his way through years one, two and three. Luckily, the plucky Princess Pearl patches him up ready to face his biggest challenge yet… a duel with Gadabout the Great!

  • Sam and Mark's On The Road Show
    Sam and Mark's On The Road Show
    Underbelly Festival Cavendish Square
    No Matinee

    Children’s TV royalty Sam and Mark, as seen on CBBC’s Big Friday Wind Up, Copycats and Crackerjack are delighted to be joining the hotly anticipated line up at Underbelly Festival 2021. Join the BAFTA award winning duo for an unmissable hour of entertainment jam packed with sketches, jokes and games in a show full of fun and laughs for all the family!

  • Tubular Bells Live in Concert
    Tubular Bells Live in Concert
    Royal Festival Hall
    Wednesday Matinee

    The spectacle marks the 50th anniversary of Tubular Bells, the debut studio album by English multi-instrumentalist, composer and songwriter Mike Oldfield.

  • Carousel
    Carousel
    Regent's Park Open Air Theatre
    Thursday Matinee

    Celebrated for their innovative approach to classic musicals, rediscover Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Carousel in the unique surroundings of Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre. Featuring a score that includes ‘If I Loved You’ and ‘You’ll Never Walk Alone’, director Timothy Sheader reunites with Superstar choreographer Drew McOnie.

  • Jersey Boys
    Jersey Boys
    Trafalgar Theatre
    Thursday Matinee

    The beloved Tony, Grammy and Olivier Award-winning smash hit musical JERSEY BOYS is returning to London’s West End, opening at the sparkling new Trafalgar Theatre in 2021.

  • Paradise
    Paradise
    Olivier Theatre, National
    No Matinee

    Philoctetes: once a celebrated wartime hero, now a wounded outcast on a desolate island. When a young soldier appears, his hope of escape comes with suspicion.  And as an old enemy also emerges, he is faced with an even greater temptation: revenge.

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