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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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  • Dragons and Mythical Beasts
    Dragons and Mythical Beasts
    Regent's Park Open Air Theatre
    Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday Matinee

    Calling all brave heroes! Enter into a magical world of myths and legends in this fantastical new interactive show for all the family.

  • Dead Ringers Live
    Dead Ringers Live
    Big Top
    No Matinee

    "The legendary BBC Radio 4 series hits London’s Underbelly Festival for the first time in this special live residency starring the dream team of Jon Culshaw, Debra Stephenson and Duncan Wisbey.  

    Featuring a mixture of classic sketches, new martial and of course the trademark sharp, political humour for which Dead Ringers has won critical acclaim over its nearly 20-year history."

  • Dreamgun Film Reads: The Shawshank Redemption
    Dreamgun Film Reads: The Shawshank Redemption
    Underbelly Earls Court
    No Matinee

    But I didn’t do it! I was Andy Duframed!" Dreamgun bring their Film Reads parody of The Shawshank Redemption to London for the first time. Film Reads takes your favourite movies and completely rewrites with jokes and nonsense. Unrehearsed, unprepared and performed by an award winning ensemble most of whom have seen The Shawshank Redemption.

  • Dreamgun Film Reads Kids: The Lion King
    Dreamgun Film Reads Kids: The Lion King
    Underbelly Earls Court
    No Matinee

    Dreamgun present their first film read that is intentionally for young audiences instead of accidentally for young audiences.

  • Dirty Dancing
    Dirty Dancing
    Richmond Theatre
    Tuesday, Thursday Matinee

    Dirty Dancing is on tour in 2021, and is at the Richmond Theatre from 4 - 9 Oct. 2021.

  • The Drifters Girl
    The Drifters Girl
    Garrick Theatre
    Monday, Wednesday Matinee

    The Queen of British Soul and West End leading lady BEVERLEY KNIGHT stars in the world premiere of a brand new musical - THE DRIFTERS GIRL. Coming to the West End Autumn 2021, discover the remarkable story of THE DRIFTERS, one of the world’s greatest vocal groups, and the truth about the woman who made them.

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