London Plays

Must-see plays in London from classic thrillers to new comedies and family shows. London’s West End has plenty of top shows to choose from. For fans of musicals please see our list of the latest West End Musicals.

Critical Acclaim

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child

Palace Theatre | From 14 October 2021

Based on an original new story by J.K. RowlingJack Thorne and John TiffanyHarry Potter and the Cursed Child is the most awarded West End play in the history of the Olivier Awards, winning a record-breaking nine awards including Best New Play and Best Director in 2017. Read more...

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The Woman in Black

Fortune Theatre | From 1 October 2021

Now celebrating three decades in the West End, Robin Herford’s gripping production is a brilliantly successful study in atmosphere, illusion and controlled horror. Read more...

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Modern Classics

The Glass Menagerie

Duke of York's Theatre | Mon 23 May - Sat 27 Aug 2022

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 Glass Menagerie directed by Jeremy Herrin. Read more...

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Limited Season

The Shark is Broken

Ambassadors Theatre | Sat 9 Oct 2021 - Sat 15 Jan 2022

After a sell-out, critically acclaimed premiere at the 2019 Edinburgh Fringe, Ian Shaw and Joseph Nixon’s brilliantly funny play will arrive in the West End from October. Read more...

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The Ocean at the End of the Lane

Duke of York's Theatre | From 23 October 2021

Following a sold out run at the National Theatre, the acclaimed production of The Ocean at the End of the Lane transfers to the West End October 2021. Read more...

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Four Quartets

Harold Pinter Theatre | Thu 18 Nov - Sat 18 Dec 2021

Ralph Fiennes stars in the world premiere stage adaptation of Four Quartets By T S Eliot in a strictly limited run for 36 performances only. Read more...

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Ambassadors Theatre | Sat 5 Mar - Sat 4 Jun 2022

Jonathan Bailey and Taron Egerton star in Mike Bartlett’s razor sharp play about love and identity. Read more...

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Clever Comedy


Fortune Theatre | Mon 1 Nov - Sun 19 Dec 2021

Returning to the West End, Austentatious are dedicated to bringing her lost novels to life using nothing but their skill, wit and a title suggested by the audience. Read more...

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