Harry Potter and The Cursed Child, Palace Theatre.
5 stars 'London's guiltiest pleasure' Mail on Sunday. Agatha Christie Witness for the Prosecution. An overhead shot of London County Hall with the court in order, the accused faces the bench. The gallery is full of audience members.
Text: The longest running comedy in the West End. The Play That Goes Wrong. Duchess Theatre. Image:: Image of the cast in costume stood ina V formation.
Have Youdunnit? Agatha Christie's The Mousetrap St. Martin's Theatre
Text: National Theatre 5 star, 'The Beautiful game in a beautiful play' WhatsonStage, Dear England a new play by James Graham, Directed by Rupert Goold. From 9 October, Prince Edward Theatre, A Delfont Mackintosh Theatre. Image: A Man stood walking down a path that looks like an English flag.
Derren Brown Presents Unbelievable in London.
Text: Peppa Pig Fun Day Out, Theatre Royal Haymarket 30 Nov - 31 Dec, image: Peppa Pig and George on a beach, there is a penguin in the corner and they are jumping the air. There is also a bucket of sand and flags in the corner.
Text: 'Noises Off' in yellow and red with lights on the letters and a 3D effect. The letters are on a stage, with a red curtain in the background, and someone carrying the N with their trousers around their ankles, and legs also sticking out of the S. There are random objects on the stage, such as a cactus.
A Mirror starring Jonny Lee Miller at Trafalgar Theatre
Text: 5 stars 'irresistibly theatrical! Mark Gatiss's fabulous take on Dickens' The Telegraph. Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol A Ghost Story, Adapted by Mark Gatiss. Image: An eerie blue background, Jacob Marley wrapped in chains, staring over the shoulder of Scrooge. Bearded Scrooge looks frightened.

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1984

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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!