Weekday Matinee Shows London

Theatre is not just for the weekend! Matinee shows in London can take place every day of the week. Matinee theatre is great for theatregoers who want to see the latest openings but also want to keep their evenings free, or are looking a way to spend an afternoon. Most West End shows in London will have matinee shows, so if you’re wanting a concert experience at Tina: The Tina Turner Musical, or to spend an afternoon crying at Dear Evan Hansen, you can do it at a weekday matinee. Browse our list of West End shows with a weekday matinee and see a weekday matinee whenever it suits you. If you’re looking for a Sunday matinee, why not check out our Sunday shows guide.

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29 shows found
  • Heathers
    Heathers The Musical
    The Other Palace
    Wednesday Matinee

    Following a London premiere at The Other Palace, a subsequent West End transfer in 2018 and a West End return in 2021, Heathers is coming back to The Other Palace. School is back in session this fall, with Heathers tickets on sale soon.

  • Cinderella The Musical
    Cinderella The Musical
    Gillian Lynne Theatre
    Wednesday Matinee

    Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Cinderella is the exciting new musical comedy starring Carrie Hope Fletcher, set to completely reinvent the world’s best-loved fairytale when it opens in London’s West End in July 2021.

  • Life of Pi
    Life of Pi
    Wyndham's Theatre
    Thursday Matinee

    After a cargo ship sinks in the middle of the vast Pacific Ocean, a sixteen year-old boy named Pi is stranded on a lifeboat with four other survivors - a hyena, a zebra, an orangutan, and a Royal Bengal tiger. Time is against them, nature is harsh, who will survive?

  • The Ocean At The End Of The Lane
    The Ocean At The End Of The Lane
    Duke of York's Theatre
    Wednesday Matinee

    Fresh from a sold-out run at the National Theatre, the adaptation Neil Gaiman’s Book of the Year winner The Ocean at the End of the Lane is set for a West End run following phenomenal demand.

  • The Glass Menagerie
    The Glass Menagerie
    Duke of York's Theatre
    Thursday Matinee

    Six time Academy Award-nominated actress Amy Adams makes her West End debut in a new production of Tennessee Williams's celebrated memory play

  • The Shark Is Broken
    The Shark is Broken
    Ambassadors Theatre
    Thursday Matinee

    The breakout hit of the 2019 Edinburgh Festival, The Shark is Broken is a hilarious and fascinating behind-the-scenes look at the disastrous shoot for what became an iconic blockbuster: Steven Spielberg’s movie Jaws. Now, this show is set to make a splash in the West End, so start planning your trip and get booking.

  • Harry Potter and the Cursed Child
    Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Parts One & Two
    Palace Theatre
    Wednesday, Friday Matinee

    Performances of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child are set to recommence at the Palace Theatre from October 14. Harry Potter and the Cursed Child tickets are on sale now.

  • Prima Facie
    Prima Facie
    Harold Pinter Theatre
    Thursday Matinee

    Tessa is a thoroughbred. A young, brilliant barrister. She has worked her way up from working class origins to be at the top of her game; prosecuting; cross examining and winning. An unexpected event forces her to confront the lines where the patriarchal power of the law, burden of proof and morals diverge.

  • The Book of Dust La Belle Sauvage
    The Book of Dust - La Belle Sauvage
    The Bridge Theatre
    Wednesday Matinee

    The thrilling first volume in Philip Pullman’s latest trilogy, The Book of Dust, is coming to the stage, making its world premiere at London’s Bridge Theatre. Follow two courageous young people who go on the run in order to protect a very special child.

  • Matilda the Musical
    Matilda the Musical
    Cambridge Theatre
    Wednesday Matinee

    Adapted from the incomparable children's novel by Roald Dahl, Matilda The Musical is the multi-award winning musical from the Royal Shakespeare Company that continues to delight audiences in the West End.

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

    One of the West End’s longest-running plays, The Woman in Black has been terrifying audiences at the Fortune Theatre in London since 1989. The Woman in Black tickets are available on London Theatre now.

  • Disney's The Lion King
    Disney's The Lion King
    Lyceum Theatre
    Wednesday Matinee

    Walt Disney's long-running and multi-award winning The Lion King continues to delight audiences in London's West End.

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