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London Plays - Play Tickets

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The Tiger Who Came to Tea

4.568 reviews

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

From £18

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Death Drop

Sissy that walk to the Garrick Theatre for a "Dragatha Christie Murder-Mystery"!

From £24

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To Kill A Mockingbird

Opens 10 March 2022

The West End transfer of this smash-hit Broadway production heads to the West End's Gielgud Theatre in 2021!

From £24ON SALE NOW

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The Play That Goes Wrong

4.73,231 reviews

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

From £24

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Harry Potter and the Cursed Child

Opens 21 July 2021

Experience this spellbinding universe like never before at Harry Potter and the Cursed Child in London.

From £16ON SALE NOW

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Cruise

Opens 18 May 2021

Stage premiere of Cruise at London's Duchess Theatre

From £24

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Love Letters

A romantic love story of two pen pals is told in the modern stage play classic Love Letters, coming to the West End this Spring!

From £26ON SALE NOW

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Horrible Histories: Barmy Britain - Part Five!

Opens 29 July 2021

Be on the right side of history with cheap tickets for the fifth incarnation of Horrible Histories: Barmy Britain!

From £24

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Leopoldstadt

4.293 reviews

Get your tickets for Tom Stoppard's Olivier award winning play Leopoldstadt!

From £24

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Magic Goes Wrong

4.5282 reviews

Mischief Theatre and Penn & Teller bring Magic Goes Wrong to the Vaudeville Theatre

From £24

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Jimmy Carr: Terribly Funny

Opens 15 June 2021

Jimmy Carr brings Terribly Funny to London's Palace Theatre

From £32ON SALE NOW

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4000 Miles

Timothée Chalamet and Eileen Atkins star in 4000 Miles at London's Old Vic

Price TBCTOP SHOW

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Witness for the Prosecution

4.81,978 reviews

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

Price TBC

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The Woman In Black

4.31,150 reviews

Can you survive the tale of The Woman in Black? Now starring Stuart Fox and Matthew Spencer

Price TBC

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The Comeback

The Comeback makes its debut at London's Noel Coward Theatre this December

Price TBC

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The Mousetrap

4.61,029 reviews

A West End staple for 68 years, The Mousetrap is the longest consistently running play in British theatre history.

Price TBC

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An Evening With Kathy Burke

Opens 24 May 2021

Kathy Burke comes to London's Lyric Theatre for one night only!

Price TBC

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Life of Pi

Opens 26 September 2021

All new stage adaptation Life of Pi sets sail to Wyndham's Theatre Autumn 2021!

From £30

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Adam Kay: This Is Going to Hurt

4.08 reviews

Adam Kay returns to the West End with This is Going to Hurt

From £24ON SALE NOW

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The Great Gatsby

4.730 reviews

Practise good social distancing with the new and improved 2020 Gatsby party, now a masquerade!

From £46

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Doctor Who Time Fracture

Opens 26 May 2021

The TARDIS flies into London in 2021 for the new Doctor Who immersive production.

From £56

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The Ocean at the End of the Lane

Opens 26 October 2021

Neil Gaiman award-winning children's novel comes to life on the West End stage!

From £22

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Good

Opens 21 June 2021

David Tennant stars in C.P. Taylor's Good in 2021!

From £24

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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.