Important notice: COVID-19 See Details

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. 

ALLABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ0-9
7 shows found
  • A Midsummer Night's Dream
    A Midsummer Night's Dream - Globe 2021
    Shakespeare's Globe Theatre
    No Matinee

    Get ready for a fiesta like no other as the 2019 production of Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream returns with piñatas, streamers, glitter and a cacophony of brass.

  • As You Like It
    As You Like It - Globe 2021
    Shakespeare's Globe Theatre
    No Matinee

    Shakespeare’s As You Like It runs the glorious gamut of romance and poetry, satire and slapstick. A tale of sibling rivalry, exile, cross-dressing, and misplaced love, it takes travelling to the Forest of Arden for friendships to be formed, and families and lovers to be reunited.

  • Adam Kay | This Is Going To Hurt
    Adam Kay - This Is Going To Hurt
    Palace Theatre
    No Matinee

    Award-winning comedian Adam Kay shares entries from his diaries as a junior doctor in this “electrifying” (Guardian) evening of stand-up and music.

    The show has been seen by over 200,000 people, including absolute sell-out Edinburgh Fringe runs from 2016 to 2019, plus UK tours and multiple West End runs between 2017 and 2020.

  • Audience Choice - Shakespeare's Globe 2021 Season
    Audience Choice - Shakespeare's Globe 2021 Season
    Shakespeare's Globe Theatre
    No Matinee

    What’s it like to go to the theatre and not know what you’re going to see? Across the summer and for three performances only, it will be up to you to vote for which of our plays the Globe Touring Ensemble delivers that day.

  • Anna X
    Anna X
    Harold Pinter Theatre
    Thursday Matinee

    Immersed in an addictive world of front-row fashion shows, private views, and endless parties, Anna and Ariel find themselves struggling to keep up with New York’s dazzling social elite. How far will two outsiders go to construct the identities they want? And at what price?

  • Anything Goes
    Anything Goes
    Barbican
    Thursday Matinee

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

  • A Celebration of the Music from Game of Thrones, The Lord of the Rings, and The Hobbit
    A Celebration of the Music from The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit
    Shaftesbury Theatre
    No Matinee

    They are the most beloved and recognisable big and small screen creations of all time – let alone just in the world of the Fantasy genre – and now the music of The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit will be celebrated in a one-off concert at the Shaftesbury Theatre.

Looking for the best seats...