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The Tiger Who Came To Tea tickets Opens 13 Jul 2021 Opens 13 July 2021 The Tiger Who Came To Tea
The Tiger Who Came To Tea

Theatre Royal Haymarket

4.5/5 - based on 28 reviews - (Read reviews) 4.5 28 reviews Tickets from £17.30
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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.

  • Opens: Tuesday, 13 July 2021
    Booking until: Sunday, 5 September 2021
  • Running time: 55 minutes (No interval)
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Potted Panto tickets Opens 1 Apr 2021 Opens 1 April 2021 Potted Panto
Potted Panto

Garrick Theatre

4.4/5 - based on 10 reviews - (Read reviews) 4.4 10 reviews Tickets from £23.80
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7 classic pantomimes in 70 hilarious minutes!

Double Olivier nominees Dan and Jeff return for a tenth anniversary festive season of Potted Panto, hot on the heels of their world tour and Las Vegas residency of Harry Potter parody Potted Potter.

In a madcap ride through the biggest stories and best-loved characters from the wonderful world of pantomime, our dastardly double act dash from rubbing Aladdin’s lamp to roaming the golden streets of Dick Whittington’s London and making sure that Cinderella gets to the Ball.

It’s all unmissable fun, whether you’re six or 106.

  • Opens: Thursday, 1 April 2021
    Booking until: Sunday, 18 April 2021
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The Woman in Black tickets Opens 1 Mar 2021 Opens 1 March 2021 The Woman in Black
The Woman in Black

Fortune Theatre

4.4/5 - based on 2067 reviews - (Read reviews) 4.4 2067 reviews Tickets from £38.70
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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.
  • Opens: Monday, 1 March 2021
    Booking until: Friday, 3 December 2021
  • Running time: 2 Hours (with a 15 min interval)
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Mousetrap tickets Opens 1 Mar 2021 Opens 1 March 2021 Mousetrap
Mousetrap

St Martins Theatre

4.5/5 - based on 872 reviews - (Read reviews) 4.5 872 reviews Tickets from £23.25
Couples (84%) Theatregoers (91%) i
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.
  • Opens: Monday, 1 March 2021
    Booking until: Tuesday, 28 December 2021
  • Running time: 2 hours 20 minutes
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To Kill A Mockingbird tickets Opens 27 May 2021 Opens 27 May 2021 To Kill A Mockingbird
To Kill A Mockingbird

Gielgud Theatre

Tickets from £29.75
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.
  • Opens: Thursday, 27 May 2021
    Booking until: Saturday, 6 November 2021
  • Running time: 2 hours 35 minutes (One interval)
  • Starring: Rhys Ifans
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The Play That Goes Wrong tickets Opens 2 Mar 2021 Opens 2 March 2021 The Play That Goes Wrong
The Play That Goes Wrong

Duchess Theatre

4.7/5 - based on 1360 reviews - (Read reviews) 4.7 1360 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!
  • Opens: Tuesday, 2 March 2021
    Booking until: Sunday, 2 May 2021
  • Running time: 2 hours 5 minutes
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Romeo & Juliet tickets Opens 26 Jun 2021 Opens 26 June 2021 Romeo & Juliet
Romeo & Juliet

Open Air

4/5 - based on 3 reviews - (Read reviews) 4 3 reviews Tickets from £27.40
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Kimberley Sykes directs Shakespeare’s timeless story of two young people torn apart by a divided society and forbidden love.

  • Opens: Saturday, 26 June 2021
    Booking until: Saturday, 24 July 2021
  • Playing at: Open Air
  • Booking until: Saturday, 24 July 2021
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A Doll's House tickets Opens 10 Jun 2021 Opens 10 June 2021 A Doll's House
A Doll's House

Playhouse Theatre

4.8/5 - based on 9 reviews - (Read reviews) 4.8 9 reviews Tickets from £18.00
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The dazzling two-time Academy Award nominee Jessica Chastain is over here and she's playing Nora. It's her UK stage debut. The play is Henrik Ibsen’s all-time classic A Doll’s House, a version created by Frank McGuinness. It's part of the new Jamie Lloyd season at the Playhouse theatre, and it's on the cards for 2020. Don't miss this classy piece of serious theatre.
  • Opens: Thursday, 10 June 2021
    Booking until: Sunday, 5 September 2021
  • Starring: Jessica Chastain
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Faulty Towers The Dining Experience

Radisson Blu Edwardian

4.8/5 - based on 270 reviews - (Read reviews) 4.8 270 reviews Tickets from £70.00
Families (84%) Couples (97%) Theatregoers (92%) i

A 2 hour interactive production set in a restaurant where the audience are the diners who enjoy a 3 course lunch or dinner.  Faulty Towers The Dining Experience debuted in Brisbane on April 24 1997.  Since then thousands of people have enjoyed the antics of Basil, Sybil and Manuel.  This is the 5-star critically acclaimed production constantly in demand throughout the Australia, Europe, United Kingdom, Ireland, Scandinavia, United Arab Emirates ...

  • Booking until: Sunday, 28 March 2021
  • Running time: 2 hours
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Showstopper! The Improvised Musical tickets Opens 8 Mar 2021 Opens 8 March 2021 Showstopper! The Improvised Musical
Showstopper! The Improvised Musical

Garrick 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!
  • Opens: Monday, 8 March 2021
    Booking until: Monday, 7 June 2021
  • Running time: 1 hour 15 minutes (no interval)
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The Great Gatsby tickets Opens 8 Apr 2021 Opens 8 April 2021 The Great Gatsby
The Great Gatsby

Gatsby's Mansion, Immersive London

4.5/5 - based on 60 reviews - (Read reviews) 4.5 60 reviews Tickets from £45.75
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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.
  • Opens: Thursday, 8 April 2021
    Booking until: Sunday, 29 August 2021
  • Running time: 2 hours 30 minutes
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Witness for the Prosecution by Agatha Christie tickets Opens 1 Apr 2021 Opens 1 April 2021 Witness for the Prosecution by Agatha Christie
Witness for the Prosecution by Agatha Christie

London County Hall

4.7/5 - based on 116 reviews - (Read reviews) 4.7 116 reviews Tickets from £10.00
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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.
  • Opens: Thursday, 1 April 2021
    Booking until: Saturday, 18 September 2021
  • Running time: 2 hours 15 minutes
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Mischief Movie Night

Vaudeville Theatre

Tickets from £26.00

Mischief Theatre return to their comedy roots with Mischief Movie Night, the improvised movie live on stage! Starring them, directed by you, Mischief Movie Night is a guaranteed comedy blockbuster!

  • Booking until: Sunday, 31 January 2021
  • Running time: 1 hour
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Magic Goes Wrong tickets Opens 21 Oct 2021 Opens 21 October 2021 Magic Goes Wrong
Magic Goes Wrong

Vaudeville Theatre

4.5/5 - based on 26 reviews - (Read reviews) 4.5 26 reviews Tickets from £24.00
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Introducing an hilarious new show due at the magnificent Vaudeville theatre in the West End. It has been create by the remarkable magicians Penn & Teller, in collaboration with Mischief Theatre, and it conjures an entire evening of magical splendour, almost all of which goes horribly wrong. It's one of the funniest plays for ages, as you'd expect from the Mischief Theatre company. Read on...
  • Opens: Thursday, 21 October 2021
    Booking until: Sunday, 27 February 2022
  • Running time: 2 hours 10 minutes
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Leopoldstadt tickets Opens 12 Jun 2021 Opens 12 June 2021 Leopoldstadt
Leopoldstadt

Wyndham's Theatre

4.1/5 - based on 7 reviews - (Read reviews) 4.1 7 reviews Tickets from £23.75
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The scene is Vienna, the date is 1900. At the time the city was a vibrant centre of the arts, a creative hub, a vivid place where intellectual exploration was the nborm, a city of joy and pleasure. One in ten of the people were Jewish, given civil full rights by the Emperor Franz Josef. As a result of the Emperor's edict Jewish people streamed into the city, escaping from violence elsewhere in the world. Thousands of them settled in the tenement houses of the ancient Jewish quarter, an area called Leopoldstadt. And that's the location for this extraordinary play, a brand new masterwork by Tom Stoppard.
  • Opens: Saturday, 12 June 2021
    Booking until: Saturday, 4 September 2021
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Horrible Histories - Barmy Britain - Part 5 tickets Opens 29 Jul 2021 Opens 29 July 2021 Horrible Histories - Barmy Britain - Part 5
Horrible Histories - Barmy Britain - Part 5

Apollo Theatre

Tickets from £23.50

We all want to meet people from history! The trouble is everyone is dead!

So BARMY BRITAIN is back with a brand-new show full of crazy new characters and rude new rulers from Britain’s barmy past! 

  • Opens: Thursday, 29 July 2021
    Booking until: Saturday, 28 August 2021
  • Running time: 70 Minutes
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The Life of Pi tickets Opens 26 Sep 2021 Opens 26 September 2021 The Life of Pi
The Life of Pi

Wyndham's Theatre

Tickets from £29.75
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.
  • Opens: Sunday, 26 September 2021
    Booking until: Sunday, 9 January 2022
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Dragons and Mythical Beasts tickets Opens 22 Aug 2021 Opens 22 August 2021 Dragons and Mythical Beasts
Dragons and Mythical Beasts

Open Air

Tickets from £18.10

Calling all brave heroes! Enter into a magical world of myths and legends in this fantastical new interactive show for all the family.

  • Opens: Sunday, 22 August 2021
    Booking until: Sunday, 22 August 2021
  • Running time: 50 minutes
  • Playing at: Open Air
  • Booking until: Sunday, 22 August 2021
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Russell Howard: Respite (London)

Hammersmith Apollo (Eventim)

Tickets from £43.40

Following the record-breaking success of his 2017 tour Round The World, Russell Howard returns with his biggest globe-spanning stand-up tour to date. 

Hot on the heels of his critically-acclaimed hit Sky One show The Russell Howard Hour, and his global smash Netflix special Recalibrate, Russell is back on stage where he belongs, making sense of a world that's spinning out of control.

It's time for Respite.

  • Booking until: Thursday, 29 April 2021
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The Seagull tickets Opens 11 Mar 2021 Opens 11 March 2021 The Seagull
The Seagull

Playhouse Theatre

Tickets from £18.00
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.
  • Opens: Thursday, 11 March 2021
    Booking until: Sunday, 30 May 2021
  • Starring: Emilia Clarke
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Good tickets Opens 21 Apr 2021 Opens 21 April 2021 Good
Good

Harold Pinter Theatre

Tickets from £24.00
C P Taylor's marvellous play Good is about to enjoy a stunning revival in the West End, and David Tennant is in the starring role. We're fully expecting a sell-out at the Playhouse theatre, a dazzling epic of a play that delves deep into what it really means to be good when the world is falling to pieces around you. Don't miss this superb production.
  • Opens: Wednesday, 21 April 2021
    Booking until: Saturday, 17 July 2021
  • Starring: David Tennant
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The Ocean At The End Of The Lane tickets Opens 26 Oct 2021 Opens 26 October 2021 The Ocean At The End Of The Lane
The Ocean At The End Of The Lane

Duke of York's Theatre

Tickets from £21.75

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. 

Returning to his childhood home, a man finds himself standing beside the pond of the old Sussex farmhouse where he used to play. He’s transported to his 12th birthday when his friend Lettie claimed it wasn’t a pond, but an ocean…Plunged into a magical world, their survival depends on their ability to reckon with ancient forces that threaten to destroy everything around them.

  • Opens: Tuesday, 26 October 2021
    Booking until: Saturday, 12 February 2022
  • Running time: 2 hours 20 minutes (including interval)
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Jimmy Carr: Terribly Funny tickets Opens 14 Mar 2021 Opens 14 March 2021 Jimmy Carr: Terribly Funny
Jimmy Carr: Terribly Funny

Palace Theatre

Tickets from £31.20

Jimmy’s brand new show contains jokes about all kinds of terrible things.

Terrible things that might have affected you or people you know and love.

But they’re just jokes – they are not the terrible things.

Having political correctness at a comedy show is like having health and safety at a rodeo.

Now you’ve been warned, buy a ticket. 

  • Opens: Sunday, 14 March 2021
    Booking until: Sunday, 14 March 2021
  • Running time: TBC
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Death Drop tickets Opens 28 Jan 2021 Opens 28 January 2021 Death Drop
Death Drop

Garrick Theatre

Tickets from £23.80

A Dragatha Christie Murder-Mystery 

Murder can be such a Drag. 

Starring RuPaul’s Drag Race superstars Courtney Act and Monét X Change, this brand-new comedy is an historic West End first bringing together a full cast of leading drag performers, in a hilarious murder mystery like nothing you’ve ever seen before. 

It's 1991 and a gaggle of guests gather on Tuck Island for a soirée like no other. The tension rises as the outrageous guests reveal their suspicious and sordid pasts, and one by one they sashay away, until at the last, nerve-shredding, side-splitting moment the surviving guests find out who-dunnit!

This rampant, raucous, ridiculous romp of a murder mystery has gallons of gags, and more twists and turns than a drag queens wig. 

Written by Holly Stars

Based on an idea by Christopher D. Clegg 

  • Opens: Thursday, 28 January 2021
    Booking until: Sunday, 21 February 2021
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Love Letters

Theatre Royal Haymarket

Tickets from £25.25
This wonderful play first opened in New York City during 1989. It's well known for its success as a finalist for the 1990 Pulitzer Prize for Drama. It fast became a huge hit and has been on stage more or less non-stop since then, somewhere in the world. It's a classic that keeps on giving - don't miss the romance!
  • Booking until: Sunday, 7 February 2021
  • Running time: 2 hours (one interval)
  • Starring: Jenny Seagrove, Martin Shaw
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