Covent Garden – Our guide to the best events in London
London events > Events in Covent Garden to 1st Jan 21st Jan 2017 • Fortune Theatre A man is obsessed with a family curse and hires a sceptical young actor to help him exorcise the fear that grips his soul. to 24th Sep 29th Jan 2016 • Lyceum Theatre Based on the Oscar-winning Disney movie, "The Lion King" tells the story of Simba and his adventures in the jungle. You can catch the popular musical Lion King at the Lyceum Theatre until January.
to 12th Feb 8th Jan 2017 • Ambassadors Theatre "Stomp" is one of the most original shows in London, as the dancers use everyday props to bash out their beats and rhythms. to 18th Oct 28th May 2017 • Cambridge Theatre Roald Dahl's "Matilda" tells the story of a child who rebels against the grown-ups when she discovers her amazing powers.
to 6th Sep 4th Mar 2017 • Novello Theatre "Mamma Mia" is based on the hit movie starring Meryl Streep and Pierce Brosnan, and uses the songs of ABBA. to 17th May 7th Jan 2017 • Theatre Royal Drury Lane Roald Dahl's much-loved children's classic "Charlie & The Chocolate Factory" has been turned into a West End musical.
to 5th Sep 10th Sep 2017 • Duchess Theatre The Cornley Polytechnic Drama Society decide to put on a West End show, but will they start to crack under the pressure? You can catch the popular theatre show Play That Goes Wrong at the Duchess Theatre until September. Every day • Covent Garden Enjoy some free street entertainment in Covent Garden -- everything from buskers, acrobats and clowns to opera singers.
to 10th Feb 18th Feb 2017 • Aldwych Theatre "Beautiful" tells the story of music legend Carole King, who become one of the most successful songwriters in music history. to 21st Aug 6th May 2017 • Adelphi Theatre "Kinky Boots" tells the story of a Lola and a bankrupt shoe factory, and it's songs are written by pop-star Cyndi Lauper.
to 9th Apr 7th Jan 2017 • New London Theatre The New London Theatre will be putting on a production of the classic Hollywood musical 'Show Boat'. to 7th Jul 1st Oct 2016 • Duke of York’s Theatre "How The Other Half Loves" has a starry cast that includes Nicholas Le Prevost, Jenny Seagrove and Jason Merrells.
to 8th Jun 10th Sep 2016 • Vaudeville Theatre Martin Shaw and Christopher Timothy will be starring in the witty comedy 'Hobson's Choice', at the Vaudeville Theatre. to 12th Sep 8th Oct 2016 • Royal Opera House The Royal Opera House will be putting on a production of Bellini's opera "Norma", in a contemporary setting. to 12th Sep 15th Oct 2016 • Vaudeville Theatre David Baddiel's new show celebrates his mum and dad by remembering everything they would probably want to forget. to 13th Sep 11th Oct 2016 • Royal Opera House The Royal Opera House will be putting on a production of Rossini's "Il Barbiere di Siviglia" (The Barber of Seville).
to 22nd Sep 19th Oct 2016 • Royal Opera House Mozart's "Cosi Fan Tutte" tells the story of two seemingly faithful couples, who have their love tested for a bet. 25th September 2016 • Novello Theatre Excalibare uses the best West End talent to combine a bit of burlesque with the razzle-dazzle of the West End.
to 27th Sep 22nd Oct 2016 • Royal Opera House The Royal Ballet will be performing Frederick Ashton's 'La Fille Mal Gardee' (The Wayward Daughter) at the Royal Opera House. to 5th Oct 14th Jan 2017 • Duke of York’s Theatre Ken Stott and Reece Shearsmith will be starring in Ronald Harwood's greatest play -- 'The Dresser'.
to 6th Oct 3rd Dec 2016 • Donmar Warehouse "One Night in Miami" imagines a conversation between Cassius Clay, Malcom X, Sam Cooke and Jim Brown. 9th October 2016 • Novello Theatre The Novello Theatre will be bringing together dance stars for a one-off evening of dance called "Together For Dance". The theatre play Together For Dance will be shown at the Novello Theatre in October.
to 20th Oct 9th Nov 2016 • Royal Opera House The Royal Opera House will be putting on a production of Shostakovich's debut opera, a surrealist satire called 'The Nose'. 24th October 2016 • Duchess Theatre Graeme Swann's Great British Spin Off will feature tales from his England cricket career, alongside commentator Henry Blofeld.
to 26th Oct 12th Nov 2016 • Royal Opera House The Royal Ballet will be performing Kenneth MacMillan's "Anastasia", about the last survivor of the Russian Romanovs. You can watch Anastasia at the Royal Opera House until November. to 7th Nov 3rd Dec 2016 • Royal Opera House The Royal Opera House will be putting on a production of Offenbach's operatic swansong "The Tales of Hoffmann".
to 10th 19th Nov 2016 • Royal Opera House Wayner McGregor fuses the worlds of fashion, music and dance to create his ballet "Carbon Life". to 10th 19th Nov 2016 • Royal Opera House Members of the Royal Ballet and the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theatre will be performing Wayner McGregor's "Chroma".
to 22nd Nov 12th Dec 2016 • Royal Opera House The Royal Opera House will putting a production of Jonathan Kent's version of Puccini's "Manon Lescaut". to 23rd Nov 12th Jan 2017 • Royal Opera House Watch the Royal Ballet performing Tchaikovsky's "The Nutcracker" over Christmas, at the Royal Opera House. See Nutcracker at the Royal Opera House in London, until January.
to 1st Dec 9th Feb 2017 • Royal Opera House The Royal Opera House will be putting on a production of Verdi's "Il trovatore", which includes the famous "Anvil Chorus". to 9th Dec 18th Feb 2017 • Donmar Warehouse Hollywood actress Gemma Arterton will be playing Joan of Arc in Bernard Shaw's classic play, "Saint Joan".
17th December 2016 • Royal Opera House Renee Fleming will be starring in Richard Strauss' comedy opera "Der Rosenkavalier", at the Royal Opera House. to 21st Dec 14th Mar 2017 • Royal Opera House The Royal Ballet will be performing Tchaikovsky's classic ballet "The Sleeping Beauty" at the Royal Opera House.
to 13th 30th Jan 2017 • Royal Opera House The Royal Opera House will be putting on a production of George Benjamin and Martin Crimp's "Written on Skin". to 16th Jan 1st Feb 2017 • Royal Opera House "La Traviata" is one of Verdi's best-loved operas, and tells the story of a doomed love affair between Violetta and Alfredo. The classical opera La Traviata will be running until February at the Royal Opera House.
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