Last Updated on 5th September 2023
London Theatre Week, the highly anticipated performing arts celebration spotlighting dynamic musicals and award-winning plays in London’s West End, is extending until 10 September.
Locals and tourists alike will have the chance to beat those back-to-school blues by experiencing a wide-range of productions with reasonable tickets from £15, £25, or £35. Now in its fifth year, London Theatre Week is proud to have grown to a world-renowned initiative, meaningfully increasing accessibility to the performing arts since its inception. Having started with just 37 participating shows in its inaugural year, London Theatre Week has seen over 140 shows participate, performing across 85 local theatre venues, and has sold over 1 million tickets to audience members. Both new shows like Back to the Future and beloved classics like The Phantom of the Opera have taken part, bringing joy to audiences seeing high-calibre productions on offer in London’s glittering West End for a fraction of the cost.
This season’s full lineup of shows includes: 2:22 A Ghost Story, A Strange Loop, Accidental Death of an Anarchist, Ain’t Too Proud, Anthropology, As You Like It, Back to the Future, Barricade Boys, Bronco Billy, Cake, Crazy For You, Death Note, Disney’s Frozen The Musical, Everybody’s Talking About Jamie, Faking Bad, Flowers for Mrs. Harris, For Tonight, Gals Aloud, Grease, Guys & Dolls, Hamnet, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Horrible Histories: Terrible Tudors, House of Flamenka, Iolanthe, Jersey Boys, Kyiv City Ballet, La Traviata, Laurel and Chaplin: The Feud, Les Misérables, Matilda, Matthew Bourne Edward Scissorhands, Mean Gals, Milma’s Tale, Myra DuBois, Nick Mohammed, Musicals By Candlelight, Noises Off, Oklahoma!, Old Friends, Operation Epsilon, Peter Grimes, Phantom of the Opera, Private Lives, Pygmalion, Rebecca, Rumble In The Jungle: Rematch, Showstopper, Sister Act, SpongeBob The Musical, The Book of Mormon, The Choir of Man, The Crown Jewels, The Crucible, The Effect, The Empress, The Garden of Words, The Interview, The Lion King, The Little Big Things, The Mousetrap, The Ocean at the End Of The Lane, The Old Man & The Pool, The Play That Goes Wrong, The Time Traveller’s Wife, TINA – The Tina Turner Musical, Two Strangers (Carry A Cake Across New York), Wishmas, Witness for the Prosecution, Shooting Hedda Gabler, The White Factory, Red Pitch, Elephant, and Feeling Afraid.