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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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 Ferryman
The Ferryman
Gielgud Theatre
Wednesday Matinee

After a sold out run the Royal Court Theatre, the highly anticipated production of Jez Butterworth’s new major drama The Ferryman will transfer to the West End. Multi award-winning actor, director and writer Paddy Considine is joined by Laura Donnelly and Genevieve O’Reilly in the production directed by Sam Mendes. 

Tina - The Tina Turner Musical
Tina - The Tina Turner Musical
Aldwych Theatre
No Matinee

A new jukebox musical based on the life and works of Tina Turner is currently in development and is expected to reach the West End shortly following a series of workshops and readings.

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'.

The Birthday Party
The Birthday Party
Harold Pinter Theatre
Wednesday Matinee

Harold Pinter’s second full-length play, The Birthday Party, is one of the playwright’s most performed plays. The play focuses on Stanley Webber, a piano player who lives in a neglected house in the n English seaside town run by Petey and Meg Bowles, a couple in their sixties.

Thriller Live
Thriller Live
Lyric Theatre
No Matinee

Moonwalking into the West End after three acclaimed UK tours and standing ovations across Europe, Thriller - Live is a spectacular, high-octane show celebrating the career of Michael Jackson and the Jackson 5.

The Exorcist
The Exorcist
Phoenix Theatre
Friday Matinee

Following its UK premiere in Birmingham, this terrifying stage adaptation of William Peter Blatty’s story The Exorcist comes to London, running at the Phoenix Theatre from October.

The Play That Goes Wrong
The Play That Goes Wrong
Duchess Theatre
No Matinee

Described as Fawlty Towers meets Noises Off, this is THE smash hit new comedy for 2014!

The Comedy About A Bank Robbery
The Comedy About A Bank Robbery
Criterion Theatre
No Matinee

Mischief Theatre’s smash-and-grab hit The Comedy About A Bank Robbery is a fast, fabulous comedy caper and the funniest show in the West End!

Book now for this dynamite comedy. It would be criminal to miss it!

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

Agatha Christie's legendary whodunit, 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 Knowledge
The Knowledge
Charing Cross Theatre
No Matinee

Acclaimed actress and writer Maureen Lipman is to direct the world stage premiere of Jack Rosenthal’s The Knowledge.

The Knowledge is based on the iconic 1979 TV film comedy. Maureen not only played a leading role in the film, but is also Jack Rosenthal’s widow.

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