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You've arrived at the home of all the best London plays. People travel from near and far to enjoy West End plays, whether it’s a hilarious comedy, a heart-breaking tragedy, an uplifting true-life tale, a biographical tale or a gripping drama, there’s a wide variety of genres to enjoy. Everything from masterful puppetry, ghost stories and biographical plays to thrilling stage adaptations of popular films and books. Whatever your tastes, you’ll discover excellent seat and ticket availability for all the best West End plays here on site, with plenty of top price, standard and cheap tickets to suit every budget.

The Tiger Who Came To Tea

Theatre Royal Haymarket

4.6/5 - based on 29 reviews - (Read reviews) 4.6 29 reviews Tickets from £17.50
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Based on Britain’s best-loved picture book by Judith Kerr, the Olivier Award nominated smash hit show The Tiger Who Came to Tea returns to the West End.

  • Booking until: Sunday, 4 September 2022
  • Running time: 55 minutes (No interval)
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The Glass Menagerie

Duke of York's Theatre

4.3/5 - based on 34 reviews - (Read reviews) 4.3 34 reviews Tickets from £24.00
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This is such great news! The brilliant Amy Adams will make her West End debut as Amanda Wingfield in a new production directed by Jeremy Herrin. Paul Hilton, Tom Glynn-Carney, Lizzie Annis and Victor Alli will also star in Tennessee Williams’ classic memory play. This is the debut production from Second Half Productions, co-founded by Jeremy Herrin, Alan Stacey and Rob O’Rahilly. And it has all the makings of a massive success. Don’t miss it!
  • Booking until: Sunday, 28 August 2022
  • Starring: Amy Adams
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Room On The Broom

Lyric Theatre

4.3/5 - based on 30 reviews - (Read reviews) 4.3 30 reviews Tickets from £12.00
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The West End theatre scene is ageless and timeless, and there’s something special for young theatre lovers too with Room On The Broom. It’s a funny, silly and highly entertaining show for children by the creators of The Gruffalo, the wonderful Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler.
  • Booking until: Sunday, 4 September 2022
  • Running time: 1 hour
  • Playing at: Lyric Theatre
  • Booking until: Sunday, 4 September 2022
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The Woman in Black

Fortune Theatre

4.4/5 - based on 2116 reviews - (Read reviews) 4.4 2116 reviews Tickets from £26.00
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If you thoroughly enjoy being frightened, you’ll love this super-scary show, an exercise in pure gothic creepiness that’ll see you hanging onto the edge of your seat and jumping at the slightest sound. The fact that it has been released as a film, starring Harry Potter’s Daniel Radcliffe, is testament to its uncanny appeal.
  • Booking until: Saturday, 29 April 2023
  • Running time: 2 Hours (with a 15 min interval)
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Mousetrap

St Martins Theatre

4.5/5 - based on 947 reviews - (Read reviews) 4.5 947 reviews Tickets from £23.50
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Treat yourself to one of the West End’s most popular theatre shows, an Agatha Christie classic that’ll have you on the edge of your seat as the mystery unfolds. The setting: a country hotel, where the guests are snowed in with a murderer in their midst. Who did the dirty deed? The Mousetrap is an intricate, complex tale of dark deeds that’s loved by audiences from all over the world.
  • Booking until: Monday, 30 January 2023
  • Running time: 2 hours 20 minutes
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The Lion, The Witch and the Wardrobe

Gillian Lynne Theatre

4.7/5 - based on 29 reviews - (Read reviews) 4.7 29 reviews Tickets from £18.00
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Open the door and enter a spectacular new world with Peter, Susan, Edmund and Lucy as they journey through the magical land of Narnia.
  • Booking until: Sunday, 8 January 2023
  • Running time: 2 hours and 30 minutes including a 20 minute interval.
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To Kill A Mockingbird

Gielgud Theatre

4.8/5 - based on 20 reviews - (Read reviews) 4.8 20 reviews Tickets from £27.00
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To Kill a Mockingbird is a 2018 play based on the 1960 novel of the same name. It was written by the brilliant Harper Lee and has been adapted for stage by Aaron Sorkin. It opened on Broadway in late 2018, a well-loved story set in the 1930s Deep South. This powerful tale of racial injustice deals with the fate of a black man, Tom Robinson, who is accused of raping a white woman. It stars the lawyer Atticus Finch and his daughter Scout, who together bring fresh hope to a community in crisis. Don't miss this. Seriously, it really is amazing.
  • Booking until: Saturday, 17 December 2022
  • Running time: 2 hours 50 minutes (One interval)
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The Play That Goes Wrong

Duchess Theatre

4.7/5 - based on 1599 reviews - (Read reviews) 4.7 1599 reviews Tickets from £24.00
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After a smash hit UK tour this hilarious play, which has won numerous accolades from reviewers who have laughed themselves silly over it, returns to the West End. If you haven't seen it yet and you love classic British comedies like the TV series Fawlty Towers, this one's for you. Funny just doesn't do it justice!
  • Booking until: Sunday, 2 April 2023
  • Running time: 2 hours 5 minutes
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Faulty Towers The Dining Experience

President Hotel

4.8/5 - based on 308 reviews - (Read reviews) 4.8 308 reviews Tickets from £69.00
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Inspired by one of Britain's greatest ever comedy series, this 2 hour interactive production is set in a restaurant where you the audience are the diners. If you love the original show, you'll find Faulty Towers The Dining Experience a unique, novel pleasure and unmissably great fun.

  • Booking until: Sunday, 18 December 2022
  • Running time: 2 Hours
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Bad Jews

Arts Theatre

4.3/5 - based on 15 reviews - (Read reviews) 4.3 15 reviews Tickets from £24.00
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Bad Jews sells out wherever it appears. Welcome back to the outrageous original West End production of Joshua Harmon's dark social comedy. It’s returning to the West End to play a strictly limited run at the Arts Theatre. Preceded by a couple of sold-out engagements, also in theatreland, this play is being billed as a controversial hit comedy. Are you ready for a laugh?
  • Booking until: Sunday, 25 September 2022
  • Running time: 110 minutes (No Interval)
  • Playing at: Arts Theatre
  • Booking until: Sunday, 25 September 2022
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Showstopper! The Improvised Musical

Lyric Theatre

4.8/5 - based on 35 reviews - (Read reviews) 4.8 35 reviews Tickets from £18.00
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Grab a load of brilliant music. Take a few handfuls of great comedy. Mix them together and add a load of creative improvisation, plus ideas from the audience. What do you get? A show that's different every time, unique every time, driven by people like you. It's dazzlingly good, it's on at the Other Palace and it's called Showstopper!
  • Booking until: Thursday, 22 December 2022
  • Running time: 1 hour 15 minutes (no interval)
  • Playing at: Lyric Theatre
  • Booking until: Thursday, 22 December 2022
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Harry Potter And The Cursed Child

Palace Theatre

Tickets from £10.00
Harry Potter and the Cursed Child – A fabulous fantasy, Hogwarts and all! - Like millions and millions of us, you love the adventures of the inimitable Harry Potter. J. K Rowling's marvellous books have been translated into almost eighty different languages and have sold more than 450 million copies right across our lovely blue planet. Mention Harry Potter in China, South America, Alaska... you name it, the people there will know exactly who you're talking about. Now Harry's due to set the stage on fire in London's glittering West End.
  • Booking until: Sunday, 30 July 2023
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The Great Gatsby

Gatsby's Mansion, Immersive London

4.5/5 - based on 71 reviews - (Read reviews) 4.5 71 reviews Tickets from £38.00
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There's something about the 1920s, the so-called Roaring Twenties, that inspires the imagination. If you were poor back then your life, especially in the USA where The Great Gatsby is set, was probably one of deprivation and difficulty.
  • Booking until: Sunday, 30 October 2022
  • Running time: 2 hours 10 minutes (one interval)
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Witness for the Prosecution by Agatha Christie

London County Hall

4.7/5 - based on 137 reviews - (Read reviews) 4.7 137 reviews Tickets from £14.50
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London County Hall is the perfect venue for this, a resurrection of one of Agatha Christie's best short stories and a courtroom drama that'll have you on the edge of your seat. Witness for the Prosecution is the name of the play, and it's as tense and dramatic as you'd expect from the pen of one of the most respected and original mistresses of crime drama.
  • Booking until: Sunday, 25 September 2022
  • Running time: 2 hours 15 minutes
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Circus 1903 tickets Opens 15 Dec 2022 Opens 15 December 2022 Circus 1903
Circus 1903

Hammersmith Apollo (Eventim)

4.8/5 - based on 14 reviews - (Read reviews) 4.8 14 reviews Tickets from £24.00
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Roll Up! Roll up! This Christmas, the marvellous Circus 1903 returns to London. Experience all the thrills and daredevil entertainment of a turn-of-the-century circus in an all-new home for 2022 – Eventim Apollo!
  • Opens: Thursday, 15 December 2022
    Booking until: Sunday, 1 January 2023
  • Running time: 2 hours 20 minutes
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The Lehman Trilogy tickets Opens 24 Jan 2023 Opens 24 January 2023 The Lehman Trilogy
The Lehman Trilogy

Gillian Lynne Theatre

4.7/5 - based on 32 reviews - (Read reviews) 4.7 32 reviews Tickets from £24.00
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The National Theatre and Neal Street Productions' brilliant play, The Lehman Trilogy, is set to make a triumphant return to London after a widely-acclaimed season in Los Angeles and a run on Broadway that delighted the critics. It has won 5 Tony Awards including Best Play. It’s directed by the Academy Award, Tony Award and Golden Globe winner Sam Mendes. And it features a cast of three playing the Lehman brothers, their sons and grandsons. The result is an extraordinary feat of storytelling.
  • Opens: Tuesday, 24 January 2023
    Booking until: Saturday, 20 May 2023
  • Running time: 3 Hours 20 Minutes
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Peppa Pig's Best Day Ever

Theatre Royal Haymarket

4.5/5 - based on 2 reviews - (Read reviews) 4.5 2 reviews Tickets from £12.00
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Peppa Pig is excited to be going on a special day out with George, Mummy Pig and Daddy Pig - it’s going to be her best day ever!

  • Opens: Thursday, 1 December 2022
    Booking until: Sunday, 1 January 2023
  • Running time: 1 hour and 20 minutes (including interval)
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The Doctor tickets Opens 29 Sep 2022 Opens 29 September 2022 The Doctor
The Doctor

Duke of York's Theatre

Tickets from £18.00
Your venue? The Duke of York's theatre. The star? Juliet Stevenson. Welcome to The Doctor, in which the fabulous Olivier Award winner Juliet Stevenson delivers “one of the performances of the year” (Evening Standard) in the West End transfer of Robert Icke’s five-star Almeida Theatre production. A play for our times, this one is created for the divisive world we live in, written by a man who many feel is Britain's best director. Welcome to The Doctor.
  • Opens: Thursday, 29 September 2022
    Booking until: Sunday, 11 December 2022
  • Running time: 2 Hours and 45 Minutes
  • Starring: Juliet Stevenson
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Life of Pi

Wyndham's Theatre

4.8/5 - based on 115 reviews - (Read reviews) 4.8 115 reviews Tickets from £30.00
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Wyndhams theatre is your venue for Lolita Chakrabarti's magnificent take on the extraordinary award-winning novel, Life of Pi. It's a five-star production that has thrilled audiences and critics alike, and the puppetry is quite simply out of this world. What a story. What a ride. Don't miss the theatrical treat that has audiences talking, and critics talking, and will probably see everyone and his dog fighting for tickets. It really is remarkable.
  • Booking until: Sunday, 30 October 2022
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The Seagull

Harold Pinter Theatre

4.8/5 - based on 5 reviews - (Read reviews) 4.8 5 reviews Tickets from £18.00
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The Seagull is a marvellous classic of a play by the Russian dramatist Anton Chekhov, written in 1895 and first staged a year later. This is one of the playwright's greatest successes, dramatising the romantic and artistic battles between four powerful people: the writer Boris Trigorin, an innocent young woman called Nina, the ageing actress Irina Arkadina, and her son the playwright Konstantin Tréplev. And the talented British actress Emilia Clarke is about to give it an entirely new, fresh face.
  • Booking until: Saturday, 10 September 2022
  • Starring: Emilia Clarke
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Good

Harold Pinter Theatre

Tickets from £24.00
Good opens at the Harold Pinter Theatre, starring David Tennant, on Thursday 9th June. This is one of the nation’s most powerful and influential plays, whisking us to the troubled times just before the Second World War. Are you ready for a thought-provoking play that is more relevant to our modern world than we would like to think?
  • Opens: Thursday, 6 October 2022
    Booking until: Saturday, 24 December 2022
  • Starring: David Tennant
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Sh!t-faced Shakespeare: Macbeth

Leicester Square Theatre

Tickets from £27.40

Sh!t-faced Shakespeare® is back for the 5th year at Leicester Square Theatre and it’s going to be a bloodbath, with their all-new production of Macbeth.

Upon hearing the weird sisters’ prediction, Macbeth and his wily wife take matters into their own hands and burn down everything in their wake. Well, almost. Fair is foul and foul is fair in this tale of prophecy gone slightly off the rails. Perhaps an inebriated actor will help the process along?
 

  • Booking until: Thursday, 28 March 2024
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Cruise

Apollo Theatre

4.9/5 - based on 8 reviews - (Read reviews) 4.9 8 reviews Tickets from £18.00
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We have a brand new show for you – how exciting! It's called Cruise, it's playing at theatreland's beautiful Duchess Theatre, and it's on stage from 18th May to 13th June 2021. This play is being billed as 'urgent, moving and inspirational', written and performed by the dazzlingly brilliant Jack Holden, who plays Michael. The year is 1988. The setting is Soho. And this is the last night of his life. Are you ready to be blown away by this true story?
  • Booking until: Sunday, 4 September 2022
  • Running time: 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Starring: Jack Holden
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2:22 A Ghost Story

Criterion Theatre

It's being called 'The West End theatre event of the year'. As The Guardian said, “With a brilliant sense of mounting dread and just the right number of jump-scares, Danny Robins' new ghost story is a slick, chilling romp of a play”. Now it's back by popular demand. The play has already enjoyed two record-breaking seasons, one at the Noël Coward and the other at the Gielgud Theatre. And acclaimed star performances are the name of the game. Buy Theatre tickets for 2:22 A Ghost Story and prepare to be scared.
  • Booking until: Sunday, 4 September 2022
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Choir of Man tickets Opens 1 Oct 2022 Opens 1 October 2022 Choir of Man
Choir of Man

Arts Theatre

5/5 - based on 17 reviews - (Read reviews) 5 17 reviews Tickets from £15.00
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The runaway international hit from the creative minds of Andrew Kay – Soweto Gospel Choir, Noise Boys, Gobsmacked and the award-winning North by Northwest – and Nic Doodson – The Magnets, Gobsmacked and Noise Boys – opens in London’s West End!
  • Opens: Saturday, 1 October 2022
    Booking until: Sunday, 12 February 2023
  • Running time: 1 hour 20 minutes (no interval)
  • Playing at: Arts Theatre
  • Booking until: Sunday, 12 February 2023
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Julius Caesar

Globe Theatre

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This Summer, we confront our own political landscape as Shakespeare’s epic tragedy Julius Caesar takes on startlingly new relevance in the Globe Theatre, and across the UK as part of Globe on Tour. Conspiracy to kill, public broadcast of cunning rhetoric, a divisive fight for Greatness. Ancient Rome has never felt closer to home.

  • Booking until: Saturday, 10 September 2022
  • Playing at: Globe Theatre
  • Booking until: Saturday, 10 September 2022
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Joan of Arc

Globe Theatre

Tickets from £8.00

A cry for courage erupts in the Globe Theatre this Summer with the premiere of Joan, a powerful new play uncovering the unlikely hero behind the legend.  

  • Opens: Thursday, 25 August 2022
    Booking until: Saturday, 22 October 2022
  • Playing at: Globe Theatre
  • Booking until: Saturday, 22 October 2022
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Much Ado About Nothing

Globe Theatre

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Much Ado About Nothing opens 22 April - 23 October. Director Lucy Bailey returns to the Globe after directing the seminal production of Titus Andronicus (2014) as well as Macbeth (2010), Timon of Athens (2008), As You Like It (1998), The Maid’s Tragedy (1997), and Comus for the Sam Wanamaker (2016). The battle of the sexes is reignited this summer with Shakespeare’s energetic tale of jealousy, self-discovery, and love.

  • Booking until: Sunday, 23 October 2022
  • Playing at: Globe Theatre
  • Booking until: Sunday, 23 October 2022
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Midsummer Mechanicals

Sam Wanamaker Playhouse

Tickets from £8.00
  • Booking until: Sunday, 21 August 2022
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The Southbury Child

The Bridge Theatre

4.5/5 - based on 2 reviews - (Read reviews) 4.5 2 reviews Tickets from £18.00
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Raffish, urbane and frequently drunk, David Highland has kept a grip on his remote coastal parish through a combination of disordered charm and high-handed determination.

  • Booking until: Saturday, 27 August 2022
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Horrible Histories - Terrible Tudors

Garrick Theatre

5/5 - based on 1 review - (Read reviews) 5 1 review Tickets from £17.00
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From the horrible Henries to the end of evil Elizabeth, hear the legends (and the lies!) about the torturing Tudors. Find out the fate of Henry's headless wives and his punch up with the Pope. Meet Bloody Mary and see Ed fall dead in his bed. Survive the Spanish Armada as they launch their attack!
  • Booking until: Saturday, 3 September 2022
  • Running time: 1 Hour 10 Minutes
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Mad House

Ambassadors Theatre

4.6/5 - based on 13 reviews - (Read reviews) 4.6 13 reviews Tickets from £72.00
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David Harbour and Bill Pullman are back! They’re returning to London’s theatreland to star in the world première of Theresa Rebeck's darkly amusing new play. Mad House. The action is beautifully directed by Moritz von Stuelpnagel and the fun takes to the stage at the Ambassadors Theatre in June 2022, for a strictly limited run.
  • Booking until: Sunday, 4 September 2022
  • Starring: Bill Pullman, David Harbour
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Eureka Day

Old Vic Theatre

Tickets from £24.00
In Jonathan Spector's timely and hysterical comedy, polite debate descends into ideological warfare, as a democratic utopia tears itself apart. Starring Academy, Golden Globe and Emmy Award winner Helen Hunt (As Good As It Gets, The Sessions, Mad About You) and directed by Katy Rudd (Camp Siegfried, The Ocean at the End of the Lane)
  • Opens: Tuesday, 6 September 2022
    Booking until: Monday, 31 October 2022
  • Starring: Helen Hunt
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The Smartest Giant In Town

St Martins Theatre

Tickets from £12.00

This heart-warming tale about friendship and helping those in need is brought to life in a musical, puppet-filled adventure, following on from Little Angel Theatre’s bestselling adaptations of Julia Donaldson’s picture books including The Singing Mermaid and The Everywhere Bear.

  • Opens: Wednesday, 30 November 2022
    Booking until: Sunday, 1 January 2023
  • Running time: 55 minutes (no interval)
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Jean Paul Gaultier: Fashion Freak Show

Roundhouse

Tickets from £18.00

Eccentric, scandalous, provocative, exuberant, and funny as ever, Jean Paul Gaultier is set to shake up London this summer when his stunning creation, Fashion Freak Show - 50 years of pop culture through the eyes of fashion’s enfant terrible - takes up residence at the Roundhouse. 

  • Booking until: Sunday, 28 August 2022
  • Playing at: Roundhouse
  • Booking until: Sunday, 28 August 2022
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