Best Christmas Theatre in London

From immersive dining experiences to crowd-pleasing cabaret, Christmas theatre in London doesn’t start and end with The Nutcracker. Whether you’re looking for a festive day out for the entire family or a chance to let loose from yuletide stress, we’ve rounded up the London Christmas shows to experience this year, all of which are guaranteed to put a smile on the face of even the most stubborn of scrooges.

Last updated on 23rd November 2020




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@ Pedley Street Station on Various dates from Tuesday 1st December 2020

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Winner of Design My Night's 'Best Experience' award 2019, trust us when we say this is one train you won't want to miss. A dining journey like no other, you'll enjoy a four-course menu created by a MasterChef finalist, until a heinous crime occurs, forcing you to turn against your fellow passengers and find the culprit, after all, everyone's a suspect… even you.

@ The King's Head Member's Club on Fri, 11th Dec 2020 @ 17:30 - 22:00

Having sold out their raucous parties for five years now, the dames of Gin House Burlesque are back with a Christmas special that's sure to knock your stockings off. Head over to the King's Head Members Club this season where they'll throwing down some serious talent and throwing back the gin.

@ Phoenix Arts Club on Various dates from Saturday 5th December 2020

Searching for the best Christmas theatre in London? Look no further than Phonenix Art Club's Alice in Streamingland event. Over the night you'll enjoy a modern musical rendition of the classic, where Wonderland has been replaced with corporate entertainment channels and the Queen of Hearts is now the Vice President of Global TV. 

Head down to Proud Embankment where the stars of stage and circus will be doing their best to bring a little extra naughtiness to your festive agenda. From stunning singers to an eclectic line-up of burlesque acts, contortionists and comedians, they've got some of the most exciting Christmas theatre shows in London this year.