Harry Potter and The Cursed Child, Palace Theatre.
Stranger Things The First Shadow
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London Plays - Play Tickets

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child

From £34

Stranger Things : The First Shadow

From £25

Gruffalo

From £13
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The Picture of Dorian Gray

From £46
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John Cleese’s Fawlty Towers - The Play

Opens 04 May 2024
From £19

The Mousetrap

From £31

The Play That Goes Wrong

From £27

Mind Mangler: Member of the Tragic Circle

From £28
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A View From The Bridge

From £28

The Hills of California

From £19

People, Places and Things

Opens 03 May 2024
From £43

PLAYER KINGS - Henry IV Part I and II

From £21

Long Day’s Journey Into Night

From £27

Witness for the Prosecution

From £19

Austentatious

From £25

Dr. Strangelove

Opens 08 October 2024
From £31

Much Ado About Nothing

From £13

Red Pitch

From £31

A Mirror

From £37
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Oedipus

Opens 04 October 2024
From £31
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The Tiger Who Came to Tea

From £13

Horrible Histories – Terrible Tudors

From £23
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A Midsummer Night’s Dream

From £16

The Secret Garden

Opens 15 June 2024
From £19

The Ballad of Hattie and James

From £15
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Boys from the Blackstuff

Opens 13 June 2024
From £25

Slave Play

Opens 29 June 2024
From £40

The Government Inspector

Opens 03 May 2024
From £30

Stiff Upper Lip, Jeeves

Opens 21 August 2024
From £20

Minority Report

Opens 20 April 2024
From £22

The Hound of the Baskervilles

From £27

A Raisin in the Sun

Opens 09 October 2024
From £19

English

Opens 05 June 2024
From £19

The Glass Menagerie - Rose Theatre

From £13

The Glass Menagerie - Alexandra Palace

From £21

POWER OF SAIL

From £55

Machinal

From £17

Richard III

From £13

The Smartest Giant in Town

From £13
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The Dream of a Ridiculous Man

From £31

Instructions for a Teenage Armageddon

From £15
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Taiwan Festival: Chou Kuan-Jou - Tomato

Opens 23 April 2024
Price TBC

The Taming of the Shrew

From £13

Peanut Butter & Blueberries

Opens 08 August 2024
From £19

The Railway Children

Opens 21 August 2024
From £15

Princess Essex

Opens 13 September 2024
From £13

The Forsyte Saga Part 1: Irene

Opens 11 October 2024
From £19

An Enemy of the People

Price TBC

Othello

Price TBC

Faith Healer

Price TBC

The Duchess of Malfi

Price TBC

The Comedy of Errors

From £13

Much Ado About Nothing - St Paul's Church

Opens 21 June 2024
From £30

Taiwan Festival: Riverbed Theatre - taking it down and putting it up

Opens 26 April 2024
From £25

Twelfth Night

Opens 03 May 2024
From £19

The Forsyte Saga Part 2: Fleur

Opens 14 October 2024
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Our Country’s Good

Opens 06 September 2024
From £13

Stick Man

From £29

ShakeItUp

Opens 09 July 2024
From £24
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L’amore Del Cuore (Heart’s Desire)

Opens 13 June 2024
From £25

Antony and Cleopatra

Opens 04 August 2024
From £13

Wedding Band: A Love/Hate Story in Black and White

Opens 01 June 2024
From £19

Rough Magic

Opens 20 July 2024
From £19

The Marilyn Conspiracy

Opens 19 June 2024
From £19

Whodunnit [Unrehearsed] 3

From £46

Harry Clarke

From £91

Official London Plays Tickets | Discounted London Plays Tickets | London Plays A-Z

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 highly important 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.

What are the best plays in London?

Belly-tickling comedies, deep-thinking contemporary works, and dramas that’ll make you cry - London’s West End plays are some of the best in the world. The Mousetrap is a solid choice for drama and murder mystery lovers, whilst those who appreciate breathtaking effects will marvel at Harry Potter and The Cursed Child. London plays often occur in atmospheric, historical settings, making the experience all the more immersive. Be sure to check out our best-selling plays to see what captures your attention, and to see the best West End plays tickets. 

What plays are on in London?

Besides the long-standing favourites, many of London’s plays come and go due to the fast-paced nature of the West End. Some current favourites that are playing are Witness for The Prosecution and The Play That Goes Wrong, and the best thing is, that’s just a small taste of what’s on offer! You can always keep up to date with our list of all plays currently playing.

What are some new plays in London?

Some of the most recent plays in London that made their mark are the award-winning My Neighbour Totoro, the winner of 6 Olivier Awards, which is sure to be a returning favourite. James Graham’s Dear England has also received critical acclaim since appearing in London. As always, make sure to keep up to date with our new plays to see what is currently taking the West End by storm!