Weekday Matinee Shows

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Theatre is not just for the weekend! Browse our list of West End shows that have a matinee performance between Monday and Saturday. Looking for a Sunday matinee? Why not check out our Sunday shows guide.

21 shows found
  • The Phantom of the Opera
    The Phantom of the Opera
    Her Majesty's Theatre
    Thursday Matinee

    This multi-award winning musical continues to captivate audiences at Her Majesty’s Theatre in London’s West End, after more than 12,000 performances.

  • The Book of Mormon
    The Book of Mormon
    Prince of Wales Theatre
    Wednesday Matinee

    Winner of 4 2014 Olivier Awards including Best New Musical. Rolling Stone says, 'The Genii of South Park hit Broadway, and history is made. Mormon is on its march into legend'. It's The Book of Mormon, the Broadway musical from South Park creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone and Avenue Q co-creator Robert Lopez. Time Out New York says, 'You'll laugh your head off. Mormon is musical comedy heaven'. The New York post says, 'I Love The Book Of Mormon'.

  • Tina - The Tina Turner Musical
    Tina - The Tina Turner Musical
    Aldwych Theatre
    Thursday Matinee

    The much anticipated Tina Turner musical receives its world premiere in London with a show that chronicles the life of the Queen of Rock 'n' Roll and features his songs like  “Proud Mary”, “The Best”, and “River Deep Mountain High".

  • The Lehman Trilogy
    The Lehman Trilogy
    Piccadilly Theatre
    Tuesday Matinee

    Tickets for Stefano Massini’s hit play The Lehman Trilogy completely sold out when the new English version premiered at the National Theatre’s Lyttelton Theatre in July.

  • The Mousetrap
    The Mousetrap
    St. Martin's Theatre
    Tuesday Matinee

    Agatha Christie's legendary whodunnit, THE MOUSETRAP, is still thriving after over 60 years in the West End. The world's longest-running play, this murder mystery masterpiece goes from strength to strength as a new generation of theatregoers are tricked and teased at St. Martin's Theatre. Experience this cracking yarn today - an irresistible treat for amateur sleuths everywhere!

  • The Woman in Black
    The Woman in Black
    Fortune Theatre
    Tuesday Matinee

    Susan Hill’s acclaimed ghost story is brought to dramatic life in Stephen Mallatratt’s ingenious stage adaptation. Now celebrating over 25 terrifying years in the West End, Robin Herford’s gripping production is a brilliantly successful study in atmosphere, illusion and controlled horror.

  • The Man in the White Suit
    The Man in the White Suit
    Wyndham's Theatre
    Wednesday Matinee

    Stephen Mangan and Kara Tointon return to the West End to star in the world premiere of the classic Ealing comedy THE MAN IN THE WHITE SUIT, adapted and directed by Sean Foley.

    When Sidney Stratton (Stephen Mangan), invents a fabric that never gets dirty and never wears out, manufacturers and trades unions are terrified by the threat it poses to their industry and their jobs. Only Daphne (Kara Tointon) the mill owner's daughter, shows Sidney any support as the bosses and workers chase the Man in the White Suit determined to destroy them both. This fast-moving comedy reunites Stephen Mangan and Sean Foley who also created the Olivier award-winning production Jeeves and Wooster.

  • The Night of the Iguana
    The Night of the Iguana
    Noel Coward Theatre
    Wednesday Matinee

    Golden Globe-winner Clive Owen (Closer, Children of Men) returns to the West End for the first time in 18 years to play Rev. T. Lawrence Shannon in THE NIGHT OF THE IGUANA, in a new production directed by James Macdonald. Featuring an all-star cast including Lia Williams (Kiri, Mary Stuart) as Hannah Jelkes, Anna Gunn (Breaking Bad) as Maxine Faulk and Julian Glover (Game of Thrones) as Nonno.
     
    Set in the strange limbo of 1940, in a hot and humid Mexico, a group of travellers meet at the run-down Costa Verde Hotel, where Tennessee Williams’ play brings them together in an epic battle between flesh and spirit, captivity and freedom, art and faith, heightened by a tropical rain-storm.

  • The Worst Witch
    The Worst Witch
    Vaudeville Theatre
    Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday Matinee

    Miss Cackle’s Academy for Witches is now accepting new students. So make sure you know the Witches’ Code, get yourself a familiar, and let Mildred Hubble show you the ropes! Mildred Hubble is just an ordinary girl who found herself in an extraordinary place: a school for witches. But not everyone is thrilled by Mildred’s unexpected arrival and her less than predictable ways. Can she overcome the objections of stern Miss Hardbroom and the conniving tricks of jealous Ethel Hallow?

  • The Life I Lead
    The Life I Lead
    Wyndham's Theatre
    Thursday Matinee

    Best remembered for playing Mr Banks in Disney's classic film Mary Poppins, David Tomlinson was renowned for playing the classic English gent, forthright, proper, and a loveable fool. His meeting with Walt Disney came to encapsulate his incredible life full of adventure and heartbreak.

  • The Gift
    The Gift
    Theatre Royal Stratford East
    Thursday Matinee

    An outrageously quirky comedy about imperialism, cultural appropriation and tea drinking.

  • Touching The Void
    Touching The Void
    Duke of York's Theatre
    Wednesday Matinee

    Touching The Void will transfer to Duke of York’s Theatre, following its critically acclaimed world premiere in 2018 and a run at Bristol Old Vic in March 2019.

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