Theatres in London

Here is our guide to the best theatres in London – from the National Theatre and Shakespeare’s Globe, to the best theatres in the West End.

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Popular theatres in London

> Dominion Theatre
The Dominion Theatre is currently showing the Queen rock opera, ‘We Will Rock You’, by Ben Elton.
> Globe Theatre
London’s Globe Theatre is a perfect reconstruction of Shakespeare’s Elizabethan playhouse.
> London Coliseum
The London Coliseum is home to both the English National Opera and the Royal Festival Ballet.
> London Palladium
The Palladium, famous for ‘Last Night at the London Palladium’, is in Argyll Street, near Oxford Circus.
> National Theatre
The National Theatre is part of the Southbank Centre, with the Royal Festival Hall and Film Theatre.
> Palace Theatre
The Palace Theatre is home to ‘Les Miserables’, and can be found down Shaftesbury Avenue.
> Queen’s Theatre
The Queen’s Theatre can be found down Shaftesbury Avenue, in the heart of London’s West End.
> Savoy Theatre
The Savoy Theatre is found halfway up the Strand, close to London’s Covent Garden.
> Shaftesbury Theatre
Shaftesbury Theatre stands on the corner of Shaftesbury Avenue, in the heart of the West End.
> Theatre Royal Drury Lane
Theatre Royal dates from 1812. A couple of ghosts are said to drift around from past productions.

Other theatres in London

Upcoming events in London


From:
Where:Phoenix Theatre, London
Gary Barlow and Tim Firth have got together and created 'The Girls', based on the much-loved movie 'Calender Girls'.


From:
Where:Piccadilly Theatre, Piccadilly Circus
"Jersey Boys" tells the story of Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons' rise to fame and fortune in the 1960s.


From:
Where:London Palladium, London
Join Strictly Come Dancing's Aljaz and Janette at the London Palladium, as they Remember the career of Fred Astaire.


From:
Where:Prince Edward Theatre, London
Disney's "Aladdin" has been turned into a West End musical, and will be showing at the Prince Edward Theatre.


From:
Where:Palace Theatre, London
Palace Theatre has snapped up the rights to "Harry Potter and the Cursed Child" -- a brand-new story by JK Rowling.


From:
Where:Lyric Theatre, London
"Thriller Live" celebrates the career of Michael Jackson in a spectacular show filled with songs and dazzling dance moves.

 

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