Best Theatre Shows In London 2017

It's no secret that London's theatre shows are some of the best in the world, often starting in our city and going on to tour the rest of the world. From sing-along musicals through to adaptions of our favourite books, seeing a West End show in London is an experience you have to add to your bucket list. Get ready for another stellar year of London stage shows and read our recommendations on the best theatre shows in London.

Last updated on 16th February 2017

Select a venue on the map


The Lion King

1 user reviews
@Lyceum Theatre on Various dates

The film had us weeping but the London musical blew everyone away with its vibrant set, talented cast and incredible atmosphere. Head to the Lyceum theatre to watch the iconic stage adaption of one of our favourite Disney films.

Theatre/Arts, Something A Little Different, Date Night
Tell me more

Book of Mormon

4 user reviews
@The Prince of Wales Theatre on Various dates

The guys behind South Park are more than TV show writers, they are also responsible for one of London's most popular theatre shows. Head to the West End to watch this hilarious and award-winning performance - be warned it may not be suitable for ALL the family.

Theatre/Arts, Something A Little Different, Date Night
Live Music
Tell me more
@Queen's Theatre on Various dates

Les Miserables is a global phenomenon having delighted audiences in 44 different countries with its moving and beautiful storyline. The London musical tells the story of the French Revolution through an incredible series of belters that will have you bawling.

Theatre/Arts, Something A Little Different, Date Night
Live Music
Tell me more
@Prince Edward Theatre on Various dates

Who doesn't know the story of Aladdin and Jasmine? And while the Disney film is an absolute corker, the musical in London is just as brilliant. With jaw-dropping set design, a hugely talented cast and a heartwarming plot, this is one London performance you won't want to miss.

Theatre/Arts, Date Night
Tell me more
The Jugged Hare
No Minimum spends & Complimentary Sparkling wine for Lunch bookings if booked before the end of April. (T&Cs apply)

Harry Potter. HARRY POTTER! Yes, Harry Potter has been revived for this utterly spectacular show. The West End theatre show picks up on Harry 20 years later, only not all is well with the Potters; head to central London to watch award-winning set design, fantastic performances and to hear the iconic character brought to life.

Happily Affordable ££
City of London

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night Time has arrived on the London stage. The play tells the story of Christopher, a 15 year old, who tries to solve the murder of his neighbour's dog. Head to Shaftesbury Avenue to watch this smash hit.

Theatre/Arts, Something A Little Different, Date Night
Tell me more

Matilda

1 user reviews
@Cambridge Theatre on Various dates

It's won more than 50 awards and delighted children around the world, Matilda is a hugely popular London musical. Join the stellar class as they reenact Roald Dahl's iconic novel in this fresh new take.

Theatre/Arts, Something A Little Different, Date Night
Live Music
Tell me more

Wicked

2 user reviews
@Apollo Victoria Theatre on Various dates

This London theatre show has been running for 10 years and is still delighting audiences. Wicked is a fun new take on the Wizard of Oz, telling the story of the witches from the Land of Oz.

Theatre/Arts, Something A Little Different, Date Night
Live Music
Tell me more
@Shaftesbury Theatre on Various dates

One of the most moving stage plays in London, The Kite Runner is an emotional adaption of the book. Head to Wyndhams Theatre to watch the award-winning show as it flicks between Afghanistan and the USA, as well as past and present in a tale that explores friendship, love and loyalty.

Theatre/Arts, Themed Nights, Date Night
Tell me more

Woman in Black

1 user reviews

Prepare to be terrified witless as this London theatre show tells the spooky story of the woman in black. The jumpy performance is one of the longest running on the West End and will have you on the edge of your seats as you hear the tale of a mysterious spirit who haunts a town and their children.

Happily Affordable ££
City of London

No results found, please try again by changing your search or look at all the results.

In the industry?

Discover the different ways you can work with us, whether you own a bar, restaurant, pub, club, private hire space, pop-up and/or run events.

Bookings Software

Revolutionary booking and enquiry management software for bars, restaurants, pubs and clubs. Table management, pre-orders, payments and more.

Sell Tickets Online

An online ticketing box office, catering for all kinds of events, pop ups to big music festivals, and free marketing and exposure to help sell more tickets.

Promote Your Venue

Need to get your venue out to millions? Use our targeted marketing packages to instantly push your venue to a young professional audience.