Best Theatre Shows in London

Discover the best and most popular theatre shows in London with our hand-picked guide. Whether you're looking for a feel-good musical for the family, a tongue-in-cheek production that borders on the controversial or a pulse-raising, tear-jerker of a play, you just know that there's something for you in London. With an excellence for live theatre that is envied across the world, we've narrowed down a selection of our favourite West End shows to the following!

Last updated on 6th December 2021

@ Ninth Life on Various dates from Friday 21st January 2022

If you're looking for the best theatre shows in London, there's no way you can miss out on this. Part escape room, part immersive performance, The Hunt For The Smoking Caterpillar is a twisted take on the Lewis Carroll classic with bonkers storylines and hilarious actors.

Nestled next to Regent's Canal in Islington is the characterful Rosemary Branch, an award-winning pub theatre that's just waiting for your visit. From comedies to straight plays and improv, this artsy spot has a little something for everyone to be dazzled by.