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.

Strictly Ballroom
Strictly Ballroom
Piccadilly Theatre
Wednesday Matinee

Award-winning writer Baz Luhrmann, known for creating the films Moulin Rouge!, Romeo & Juliet and The Great Gatsby, presents Strictly Ballroom, a brand new musical inspired by his classic 1992 film.

School of Rock
School of Rock
New London Theatre
Thursday Matinee

Based on the iconic, hit movie, this irresistible new musical follows Dewey Finn, a failed, wannabe rock star who decides to earn an extra bit of cash by posing as a supply teacher at a prestigious prep school. 

Sylvia
Sylvia
Old Vic Theatre
Wednesday Matinee

Votes for Women and a fractured family at a momentous hour in British history.

100 years after the first women in Britain were granted the vote, Kate Prince combines dance, hip hop, soul and funk to shed new light on a remarkable story at the heart of the Suffragette movement.

The Simon & Garfunkel Story
The Simon & Garfunkel Story
Lyric Theatre
No Matinee

Direct from a SELL OUT Worldwide tour and standing ovations at every performance, The Simon & Garfunkel Story arrives in London’s West End! 

Showstopper The Improvised Musical
Showstopper The Improvised Musical
Lyric Theatre
No Matinee

Olivier Award 2016 winners The Showstoppers are back in the West End transforming audience suggestions into all-singing, all-dancing shows with unpredictable and hilarious results.

The Snowman
The Snowman
Peacock Theatre
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday Matinee

When a young boy’s snowman comes to life on Christmas Eve, the two set off on a night-time quest for adventure. On their travels they meet dancing penguins, reindeer and naturally, Father Christmas. Watch spellbound as the Snowman flies through the night sky, before escaping the clutches of the evil Jack Frost to return home for Christmas morning.

Sara Pascoe - LadsLadsLads
Sara Pascoe - LadsLadsLads
The Belly
No Matinee

Always honest, always regretting it later, Sara opens her heart and mouth again to share the adventures of the last year. Full of jokes, hope and white wine LadsLadsLads is the thinking person's stag do*.

Screaming with Laughter
Screaming with Laughter
Spiegeltent
No Matinee

Screaming with Laughter is London's original daytime comedy club where baby can come too!

With over 5 years experience of making tired parents laugh, we know how important it is to get out and do something other than just rhyme time.

A great night out, but in the day, and a chance to see the best names in comedy without having to book a sitter.

At this special Underbelly show there will be no interval, so get the drinks in beforehand and get ready to laugh with baby!

Semperoper Ballett - All Forsythe
Semperoper Ballett - All Forsythe
Sadler's Wells
No Matinee

Based in Dresden, the Semperoper Ballett has conquered the world with its now acclaimed blend of fierce ballet technique with both classical and contemporary repertoire. This triple bill of works by the visionary William Forsythe brandishes this identity.

Shakespearience
Shakespearience
Spiegeltent
No Matinee

Fresh from a West End run the "utterly enthralling" Shakespearience is back on the road in 2018!

Join Shakespeare's Men as they fly through classics Macbeth, Romeo & Juliet and Twelfth Night in a whirlwind hour of mischievous storytelling. With tons of audience interaction, more than a dash of mayhem and a star turn from one lucky adult (shhhhh don't tell!), Shakespearience is the perfect treat for all the family.

SOAP
SOAP
Spiegeltent
No Matinee

Having captivated audiences around the globe, the sell-out, smash-hit show SOAP makes a splash on London's Southbank.

Featuring a highly skilled international ensemble, SOAP is a unique combination of world-class acrobatics, comedy and live opera performed in, on and around bathtubs.

Spun
Spun
Arcola Theatre
No Matinee

Safa and Aisha have been best friends for years. They used to bunk off school, revise for exams together and even went to the same university.

But now they’re forging different paths for the first time: Safa to work in the City, and Aisha to teach in Newham.

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