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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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  • 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.

  • Anything Goes
    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!

  • 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.

  • The Windsors: Endgame
    The Windsors: Endgame
    Prince of Wales Theatre
    Thursday Matinee

    The Windsors: Endgame, based on the hit Channel Four sitcom The Windsors, will be having its world premiere at the Prince of Wales Theatre on the London West End in August 2021. The Windsors: Endgame tickets are available on London Theatre now. Book tickets to The Windsors: Endgame today. 

  • 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."

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