London Theatre Openings

Want to find the newest shows in London theatre? Impress your friends by being the first to see that new, must-see show with our list of what's opening soon in the West End and beyond.

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Harry Potter and The Cursed Child Parts I & II
Palace Theatre

One of the world's most beloved characters will come to the stage for the very first time in a brand new production produced by Sonia Friedman Productions, Colin Callender’s Playground Entertainment and Harry Potter Theatrical Productions.

The Plough and the Stars
The Plough and the Stars
Lyttelton Theatre, National

Sean O’Casey places a fixed lens to watch as a dozen vivid characters come and go – selfless, hilarious and desperate by turns – while the heroic myth of Ireland is fought over elsewhere.

Breakfast at Tiffany's
Breakfast at Tiffany's
Theatre Royal Haymarket

Breakfast at Tiffany’s, the classic tale of Holly Golightly written by Truman Capote and so memorably portrayed by Audrey Hepburn in the iconic 1961 film, is being given a new lease of life as a stage play with music in a sparkling, sophisticated production starring the multi award-winning Pixie Lott as Holly.

Exposure
Exposure
St James Theatre

Young photographer Jimmy Tucker faces the biggest and most exciting challenge of his life when a stranger commissions him to find and shoot the seven deadly sins alive and kicking in modern London.

Rotterdam
Rotterdam
Trafalgar Studio Two

Alice wants to come out as a lesbian. Her girlfriend wants to start living as a man. It's New Yearin Rotterdam and Alice has finally plucked up the courage to email her parents and tell them she's gay. But before she can hit send, her girlfriend reveals that he has always identified as a man and now wants to start living as one. Now Alice must face a question she never thought she'd ask...

Two Little Dickie Birds
Two Little Dickie Birds
Brockley Jack Studio

Pauline's fed up! Unlucky in love and life, nothing ever seems to go right for her. It's just her and her friend Peter versus the world. Two Little Dickie Birds is one woman's emotional travelogue through her life's ups and downs, as she takes us from Oldham to Brazil's Copacabana Beach. On the way we meet her friends, lovers and customers.

The Collector
The Collector
The Vaults

John Fowles’ classic story of obsession comes to the Vaults Theatre in London this August in a brand new production directed by Joe Hufton

Treasure Island
Treasure Island 2016
St Paul's Church (The Actor's Church)

All hands on deck and get set for the adventure of a lifetime! Join theyoung Jim Hawkins aboard the Hispaniola on a daring voyage across the sevenseas. Meet Long John Silver and his madcap crew on the hunt for CaptainFlint’s hidden gold...but beware of the Black Spot!

Ivanov - Young Chekhov Season
Ivanov - Young Chekhov Season
Olivier Theatre, National

This electric play is powered both by hilarious satire and passionate self-disgust.

Platonov - Young Chekhov Season
Platonov - Young Chekhov Season
Olivier Theatre, National

Schoolteacher Mikhail Platonov has a problem – he’s irresistible to women. Set in the blazing heat of a rural summer, this freewheeling comedy is a cry of youthful defiance against the compromises of middle age.

The Seagull - Young Chekhov Season
The Seagull - Young Chekhov Season
Olivier Theatre, National

On a summer’s day in a makeshift theatre by a lake, Konstantin’s cutting-edge new play is performed, changing the lives of everyone involved forever.

The Secret Garden
The Secret Garden
Ambassadors Theatre

The Secret Garden: Spring Edition is a brand new 70-minute edition of the 1991 Tony-Award- winning Broadway musical, The Secret Garden, by Marsha Norman & Lucy Simon.

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