London Plays - Play Tickets

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The Mousetrap

4.6(1,210)

Agatha Christie's The Mousetrap is a West End staple. Do you know whodunnit?

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The Play That Goes Wrong

4.7(3,429)

Anything that can go wrong, will go wrong. Bonus: laughter galore.

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Life of Pi

4.8(228)

All new stage adaptation Life of Pi has set sail!

From £30

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The Lion, The Witch And The Wardrobe

4.7(51)

Narnia comes to the West End's Gillian Lynne Theatre

From £18
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Harry Potter and the Cursed Child

4.7(219)

Experience the spellbinding world of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child in London.

From £16

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To Kill A Mockingbird

4.7(225)

this smash-hit Broadway production heads is at the West End's Gielgud Theatre!

From £18

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My Neighbour Totoro

Opens 08 October 2022

World premiere of the stage adaptation My Neighbour Totoro comes to London

From £33

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Bad Jews

4.3(82)

The dark comedy returns to London's Arts Theatre for a limited run

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Witness for the Prosecution

4.8(2,084)

Agatha Christie's bone-chilling drama is presented in a perfect courtroom setting.

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Horrible Histories – Terrible Tudors

4.6(10)

History with the nasty bits left in at the Garrick Theatre!

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Cruise

4.6(12)

Cruise transfers to the Apollo Theatre for a limited run

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The Seagull

3.9(47)

Emilia Clarke stars in The Seagull

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The Tiger Who Came to Tea

4.5(88)

The Tiger Who Came to Tea in the West End this Summer!

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The Woman In Black

4.4(1,190)

Can you survive the tale of The Woman in Black?

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Good

David Tennant to star in C.P. Taylor's Good!

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The Doctor

Opens 29 September 2022

The Doctor transfers from the Almeida to the Duke of York's Theatre

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Tom, Dick and Harry

4.7(3)

The inspiring true story of WW2's greatest escape comes to London!

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The Great Gatsby

4.6(36)

The Great Gatsby roars into the 20's in style!

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Eureka Day

Opens 13 September 2022

Jonathon Spector's off-Broadway comedy hit comes to London's Old Vic.

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Mad House

4.7(53)

David Harbour and Bill Pullman star in this dark and funny new play

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Rose

Opens 13 September 2022

Maureen Lipman at the Park Theatre

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A Christmas Carol

4.9(400)

Don't be a Scrooge, celebrate the season with A Christmas Carol tickets!

From £15

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I, Joan

Opens 25 August 2022

A stunning new play about an unlikely hero

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Julius Caesar

2.8(5)

Shakespeare's epic tragedy comes to the Globe Theatre this summer

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Henry VIII

4.6(7)

Henry VIII

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The Glass Menagerie

3.9(85)

Amy Adams stars in a new production of The Glass Menagerie at the Duke of York's Theatre

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Walking With Ghosts

Opens 06 September 2022

Gabriel Byrne tells his own story in his own words.

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Peppa Pig: Best Day Ever!

4.3(23)

Have the Best Day Ever with Peppa Pig this Christmas!

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Dr Richard Shepherd: Unnatural Causes

Opens 31 October 2022

Leading forensic scientist Dr Richard Shepherd comes to Duchess Theatre

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Much Ado About Nothing

4.3(3)

Shakespeare’s timeless comedy at the Globe Theatre

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How It Is (Part Two)

How It Is (Part Two) finally comes to the Coronet Theatre

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Something Rhymes with Purple

Opens 25 September 2022

Spend an evening with Gyles and Susie. Something Rhymes with Purple live on stage!

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Room On The Broom Live

4.4(65)

Room on the Broom flies back into the West End!

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Room On The Broom

Opens 07 December 2022

Room On The Broom Tickets

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The Importance of Being Earnest

4.2(39)

See Oscar Wilde's most popular work!

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Wendy and Peter Pan

Opens 03 December 2022

Wendy and Peter Pan come to Manchester for Christmas 2022!

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The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel

Opens 08 November 2022

The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel comes to Manchester's Lowry

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The Smartest Giant in Town

The Smartest Giant in Town Tickets

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Wonderville

Wonderville returns to London in the new Wonderville Club!

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The Wife of Willesden

Opens 14 December 2022

Join Clare Perkins as Alvita for a boozy lock-in - a bawdy treat!

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Monster

5.0(2)

This thrilling new play comes to the Park Theatre for a limited premiere

From £23

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Circus 1903

4.7(259)

Roll up! Big top thrills and daredevil entertainment await you in London this Christmas!

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Iphigenia in Splott

Opens 01 October 2022

Sophie Melville stars in Gary Owen's Iphigenia in Splott

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A Single Man

Opens 19 October 2022

Christopher Isherwood's novel comes to the stage.

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Reasons You Should(n’t) Love Me

Opens 05 November 2022

See Amy Trigg's Reasons You Should(n’t) Love Me at the Kiln Theatre

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The Tempest

4.4(12)

Shakespeare's elemental comedy comes to life this summer!

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The Two Popes

Opens 09 September 2022

Anton Lesser and Nicholas Woodeson star in The Two Popes

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Handbagged

Opens 09 September 2022

The Lady's not for turning. Or is she? Handbagged returns to London's West End!

From £18

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West End Plays

Can't wait to get back to the theatre? Need a little drama in your life? Discover current and upcoming West End plays, browse our special offers, and book tickets for a night to remember.

Dramatic London

Plays are a piece of written literature popularly performed in a theatre setting. Although plays are available in written format, what better way to enjoy them than seeing the characters and story brought to life on stage? From magnificent West End plays to small productions in community and regional theatre, schools, and universities, many consider plays of high importance in art, literature, and entertainment. London is home to a multitude of theatres that put on the best possible productions - comedy, tragedy, and everything in between.

West End plays are a fantastic platform to showcase the talent of award-winning directors, producers, and creatives. You can also witness some of the world's leading actors perform live on stage. Whether you're looking for contemporary theatre or want to see a retelling of the Bard's classics, you can't go wrong with London theatre tickets during your stay in the capital.

Different Kinds of Plays

Suppose you've been lucky enough to see any West End plays. In that case, you already know how interesting and compelling they can be and how different people understand them in different ways. There are many types of play to enjoy in the heart of London. Which will you see?

Tragedy – A play with a tragic ending. Do not expect celebrations at the end; it won't be pretty!
Comedy – The complete opposite to tragedy, you'll laugh your socks off. Comedy is one of the most common types of play.
Melodrama – A melodrama is full of strong emotions. You will see the struggle of the hero or heroine and their quest to overcome adversity. Don't worry, though; it usually ends on a happy note!
Tragicomedy – When you can't choose between a tragedy and a comedy, why not experience both in one performance?
Domestic drama – Want to connect immediately? Witness stories of everyday life told brilliantly onstage in a domestic drama.
Symbolic – Although actors perform, this type of play puts all the focus on the idea it wants to share.