Best New London Shows

London Box Office Editorial Team
by London Box Office Editorial Team,
Last updated on 12 July 2024

Discover the best new shows to see in London with our carefully curated guide. London continues to offer theatergoers an unparalleled array of new productions that cater to every taste and interest.

Dive into the powerful drama of Death of England, a gripping exploration of identity and nationalism. Experience the epic narrative of The Lehman Trilogy, which masterfully chronicles the rise and fall of the Lehman brothers, capturing the essence of American capitalism. For a touch of explosive entertainment, don't miss out on CAKE: The Marie Antoinette Playlist which heads to The Other Palace this autumn for a limited run.

1. FANGIRLS - New comedy musical running this summer

Special Prices
FANGIRLS tickets Opens 13 Jul 2024 Opens 13 July 2024 FANGIRLS
Tickets from £18.00

Inspired by fandoms, FANGIRLS is a new subversive comedy which took Australia by storm.

Now heading to the UK this summer, follow Edna who is obsessed with a pop star and devises a plan to meet him, believing it will change her life. This is a jam-packed journey of self-discovery amidst the highs and lows of adolescent obsession

2. Death of England: Michael - Experience the power of identity in the West End

38% off
Death of England - Michael tickets Opens 15 Jul 2024 Opens 15 July 2024 Death of England - Michael
Tickets from £20.00

Death of England - Michael is a pivotal installment in the landmark play trilogy by Clint Dyer and Roy Williams.

This summer, the trilogy heads to the heart of the West End, exploring themes of identity, race, and British culture. Enjoy the interconnected plays as standalone experiences or as a complete series.

3. Farm Hall - Katherine Moar heads to the West End this August

52% off
Farm Hall tickets Opens 7 Aug 2024 Opens 7 August 2024 Farm Hall
Tickets from £15.00

Hailed as the best-selling show in the history of Jermyn Street Theatre, Farm Hall heads to the Theatre Royal Haymarket for an extremely limited run.

Farm Hall offers audiences a compelling dramatisation of a pivotal moment in history, exposing the ethical dilemmas faced by German scientists during World War II.

4. The Little Foxes - BAFTA Award-winning actress Anne-Marie Duff stars

The Little Foxes tickets Opens 5 Dec 2024 Opens 5 December 2024 The Little Foxes
Tickets from £30.00

Heading back to the Young Vic for the first time in 17 years, Anne-Marie Duff will star in a new production of Lillian Hellman's The Little Foxes later this year.

Set in the early 20th-century American South, this play sharply critiques capitalism and moral corruption that will leave a captivating impact on audiences.

5. The Lehman Trilogy -returns to London for the third time!

The Lehman Trilogy tickets Opens 25 Sep 2024 Opens 25 September 2024 The Lehman Trilogy
4.7 41 reviews 4.7 41 reviews Tickets from £24.00

Sam Mendes' critically acclaimed and 5-time Tony Award-winning production The Lehman Trilogy heads to London this Autumn! The Lehman Trilogy offers audiences unparalleled storytelling that intertwines personal drama with global historic events.

6. Shifters - Bush Theatre's smash-hit production transfers to the West End

Shifters tickets Opens 12 Aug 2024 Opens 12 August 2024 Shifters
Tickets from £24.00

Benedict Lombe's intoxicating and fierce love story Shifters is transferring to the West End's Duke of York Theatre for a limited run.

Heather Agyepong and Tosin Cole reprise their roles in a production hailed as "The perfect bittersweet rom-com" (Evening Standard). Shifters tells a universal story full of heart about two people whose lives crash together after years apart, with new secrets and old scars to unravel.

7. Richard II - Jonathan Bailey stars in new vision of Shakespeare's historical play

Richard II tickets Opens 10 Feb 2025 Opens 10 February 2025 Richard II
Tickets from £23.00

Directed by Nicholas Hytner, this brand-new production of Richard II will captivate audiences in early 2025.

This subtle, ambiguous, and beautiful play promises to vividly portray feudal England on the brink of modernity.

8. Kim's Convenience - Back on stage after a smash-hit run earlier this year!

Kim’s Convenience tickets Opens 5 Sep 2024 Opens 5 September 2024 Kim’s Convenience
Tickets from £53.00

Inspired by Netflix's hit comedy show, Kim's Convenience transfers to the Riverside Studios for a limited run this Autumn.

Starring Ins Chis, this play offers a hilarious and heart-warming glimpse into the lives of a Korean-Canadian family.

9. Slave Play - The most Tony-nominated play of all time heads to London.

Slave Play tickets Now Open Slave Play
3.8 4 reviews 3.8 4 reviews Tickets from £20.75

The most ground-breaking, controversial, and Tony-nominated play of all time heads to London this summer.

Jeremy O.Harris' masterpiece will challenge audiences to confront uncomfortable truths about systemic racism, while also interrogating the intersections of desire, consent, and power dynamics within intimate relationships.

10. Cake: The Marie Antoinette Playlist - A new musical based on one of the most prolific monarchs in history

Cake: The Marie Antoinette Playlist tickets Opens 13 Sep 2024 Opens 13 September 2024 Cake: The Marie Antoinette Playlist
Tickets from £0.00

Experience the electrifying, come gig, come ballet brand-new musical at The Other Palace this Autumn! Cake: The Antoinette Playlist takes on one of the most prolific monarchs in history, retelling a story that sparked a revolution.

Zizzi Strallen and Renée Lamb reprise their roles in the musical that continues its journey following a successful UK tour and five West End performances last September.

Why you should book your theatre tickets with London Box Office

  • Secure Tickets from Authorised Retailers
    STAR Member

    All our theatre tickets comply with the rules set by the Society of Ticket Agents and Retailers (STAR), and our online ticketing platform is secured with SSL technology and available 24/7.

  • Dynamic Seating Plans
    Dynamic Seating Plans

    We have created dynamic seating plans for most West End theatres to make it easier for you to choose your preferred seats.

  • Instant Confirmation
    Instant Confirmation

    Your booking is confirmed in real-time with the theatre. Simply print or show your confirmation on your mobile phone to get into the theatre and access your seats on the day of the performance.