London Shows & West End Theatre Productions

Check out the latest West End shows and see what’s on in London theatre with our handy theatre listings guide! See which London shows are brand new or coming to a close, and view theatre productions by month or day of the week by browsing our theatre calendar. If it’s happening in the theatre scene, we can tell you what’s on. Can't decide? Our top 10 London shows and musicals guide has the perfect performance for an unforgettable experience.

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Glengarry Glen Ross
Glengarry Glen Ross
Playhouse Theatre
Thursday Matinee

Written by David Mamet in the ‘80s, Glengarry Glen Ross is a play set across two days in the lives of a group of American real estate agents who are battling it out to sell undesirable land by any means necessary.

Girl From the North Country
Girl From the North Country
Noel Coward Theatre
Wednesday Matinee

The Old Vic is proud to present the World Premiere of Girl From the North Country, an electrifying new work from esteemed playwright Conor McPherson along with classic songs from Bob Dylan.

The Great Gatsby
The Great Gatsby
Secret Location
No Matinee

Step into a heart-racing immersive adaptation of F Scott Fitzgerald’s seminal jazz-age novel which puts you in the heart of the action. Slip on your dancing shoes and watch the story unfold around you in this unique theatrical performance. The cocktails are flowing, the music is playing, the party is in full swing and there's the chance of more than a little scandal.

Gareth Malone
Gareth Malone
London Palladium
No Matinee

Gareth will be joined by five-time Grammy A Capella group The Swingles at each tour date.

Following two hugely successful nationwide tours in 2014 and 2015, Gareth is excited to announce his next series of live shows for this November.

A uniquely intimate tour of just 5 dates this is the perfect opportunity to spend an evening with the TV’s favourite choirmaster.

Gareth will be joined by some exciting guest choirs and singers as he takes you on a journey of musical discovery showcasing the diversity of the music that inspires him.

Join us for this one-off musical extravaganza this Autumn.

Girls & Boys
Royal Court Theatre
Thursday Matinee

A couple fall head over heels in love with each other after meeting in the queue fro an EasyJet flight at an airport. Now, they've started settling down: buying a house together, having kids, juggling their careers. But their world begins to unravel, and things start going "properly wrong". 

Giselle - Royal Ballet
Giselle - Royal Ballet
Royal Opera House
No Matinee

The peasant girl Giselle discovers the true identity of her lover Albrecht – and that he is promised to another.

Giselle kills herself. Her soul enters the ranks of the Wilis – shades of young women who died before their wedding day. All men that come across their path are compelled to dance themselves to death, and Albrecht falls into their trap. Giselle’s intercession saves Albrecht and releases her soul from the Wilis’ power.

Goats
Royal Court Theatre
Thursday Matinee

Goats is the major new play by Syrian playwright and filmmaker Liwaa Yazji, and is set in a small Syrian town where , soldiers are celebrated as heroes and grieving families are nourished on propaganda. The local party leader decides on a radical compensation scheme: a goat for each son martyred.

Graeme of Thrones
Graeme of Thrones
Charing Cross Theatre
No Matinee

In this theatrical journey through the Seven Kingdoms, avid ‘Thrones’ fan Graeme just wants to recreate his favourite fantasy saga on stage. He doesn’t quite have the same budget as the TV show, or as many cast members, or the performance skills required, but he’s sure George RR Martin would approve – and that’s what matters. But when news reaches him that an influential theatrical producer is in the building, Graeme decides that this could be his big break - as long as nothing goes wrong... 

Graeme Swann's Great British Spin Off
Graeme Swann's Great British Spin Off
Lyric Theatre
No Matinee

Following on from their hit 2016 tour, Graeme Swann, England’s greatest ever spin bowler and cricket’s best loved commentator, Henry Blofeld, are back by popular demand with a barrage of new stories from on and off the field. 

Grayson Perry Typical Man in a Dress Part 2
Grayson Perry Typical Man in a Dress Part 2
London Palladium
No Matinee

Grayson Perry is a man. He is also an award-winning artist, Bafta-winning TV presenter, Reith Lecturer and bestselling author with traditional masculine traits like a desire to always be right and to overtake all other cyclists when going up big hills.

Grimly Handsome
Royal Court Theatre
No Matinee

“Last night I woke up and found that I was not at home. And I was not wearing my own clothes. And then I wasn’t sure. Maybe they were my clothes, and I was someone else.”

In an unnamed American city, two strangers sell Christmas trees on the sidewalk; two cops work to solve a killing spree; and a young woman finds herself transforming in ways she could never have imagined.

Gundog
Royal Court Theatre
No Matinee

“Land beneath our feet. Got all our blood inside it hasn’t it? All that time. Belongs to us.”

On a farm in the middle of nowhere, sisters Becky and Anna try to hold their family together after the death of their mother.

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