One of the best immersive theatre shows in London this year, the Secret Theatre Project are back in the capital with a unique take on the murder mystery evening. Enter a mysterious world of masked balls and secret societies and watch closely as the action unfurls around you.
Best Theatre Shows in London
Discover the best and most popular theatre shows in London with our hand-picked guide. Whether you're looking for a feel-good musical for the family, a tongue-in-cheek production that borders on the controversial or a pulse-raising, tear-jerker of a play, you just know that there's something for you in London. With an excellence for live theatre that is envied across the world, we've narrowed down a selection of our favourite West End shows to the following!
Uncover clues, communicate with the dead and help solve one of Kensington Central Library's most intriguing mysteries. Librarian Gwendolyn Radcliffe has always been unsure about the dead homeless man found after a lecture in the library, but now she needs your help to solve the Cold War mystery.
VAULT Festival is offering you the chance to catch a number of impressive and unique performances as part of its season of celebrations. Take your pick from fabulous burlesque, immersive dinners, comedy cabaret and cosmos-inspired evenings fro a top night of unforgettable entertainment.
Definitely one to leave the kids with a babysitter, The Book of Mormon brings adult humour to London's theatre scene. It's proved a hit all round, winning nine TONY awards with its acerbic one liners and crude jokes.
This theatrical production in London's Elephant and Castle is taking things one step further. Join Crooks 1926 for an enthralling tale of crooked characters and city-wide gang takeovers, where you hold the power to decide life and death.
From Mamma Mia through to Matilda, Want Theatre is making your West End trip evening more special. Along with enjoying some of the best seats in the house, the evening will include a slap-up meal at swish London spots, including Library private members club, and a welcome drink.
Head to Kings Place this March where the Knightmare Live team are bringing you all the hilarious action from their hit show. Adapted from the cult TV game show, you can see a host of comedy talent taking to the stage to battle against evil monsters and fantasy creatures.
Head over to Southwark where Bridge Command has come to land at COLAB Factory. You will make up just one member of a crew of interesting characters whose mission it is to save yourselves and your fellow fliers from the unexpected trouble.
Often hailed as one of Soho's top spots for live entertainment and late-night partying, Phoenix Artists Club is a hub for live music, theatre, cabaret and burlesque. Expect the unexpected from this extravagant haunt of debauchery and decadence.
Finding some light in one of America's darkest days, Come From Away is the story of the town of Gander in Newfoundland and Labrador. On 9/11, 38 planes unexpectedly had to land in the small town, and suddenly the area's population increased by more than 7000. Through song and dance, see how people came together even in the darkest of times.
Uplifting, catchy and full of joy, Everybody's Talking About Jamie is a brilliant musical that throws glitter into a world of grey. Jamie, a Sheffield secondary school pupil, is bullied for being different, but with the help of friends and his mum, he embraces his true identity.
The beloved French classic has got a live revamp. Follow Amélie , the kindhearted Parisian who tries to help people through small acts each and every day. But one day, her world is turned upside down when she meets an intriguing stranger. With an original score and all star cast, this musical is one for couples.
Edmond Rostand's 1897 classic is given a new lease of live as James McAvoy and Jamie Lloyd once again join forces. Having already worked together on the likes of Macbeth, expect fireworks from the duo, in this traditional story of a man who struggles with his identity.
Divorced, beheaded, died... Students across the UK know the tale of King Henry VII's wives, but what do they actually know about these unfortunate women? Six is the award-winning musical that puts the wives in front and in the present day. Full of catchy tunes and snappy lines, this musical is here to take back power.
With only a very limited number of tickets going, this wonderfully unique and intimate show is bound to be unlike any theatre show you've ever been to. Taking place at a different venue every time, you'll be given the address only 24 hours before the show.