Drama (London Reviews) (74)

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94
Must See!
177 Reviews
Open run
London: West End

The 7-time Olivier Award-winning revival of Kander & Ebb's landmark musical.

93
Must See!
330 Reviews
Open run
London: Victoria

Revolutionary musical about American founding father, Alexander Hamilton. Winner of 7 Olivier Awards.

93
Must See!
497 Reviews
Ends Jan 07
London: West End
Olivier Award-winning show inspired by the true events which took place following the 9/11 attacks.
92
Must See!
165 Reviews
Ends Feb 04
London: West End

Aaron Sorkin's stage adaptation of Harper Lee's classic novel.

92
Must See!
168 Reviews
Open run
London: West End

The West End's longest-running musical has brand new staging at the renamed Sondheim Theatre.

91
Must See!
178 Reviews
Open run
London: West End
Olivier Award nominated musical which follows the life of 12-time Grammy Award winner Tina Turner.
90
Excellent
146 Reviews
Ends Jan 15
London: West End

The global best-selling novel is brought to the stage featuring puppetry and stunning visuals.

89
Excellent
134 Reviews
Open run
London: West End

Andrew Lloyd Webber's hit musical has been entertaining West End audiences for over 30 years. 

89
Excellent
4 Reviews
Ends Jan 07
London: Southwark

Dickens' classic Christmas tale about Scrooge and the Ghosts of Past, Present, and Future.

89
Excellent
84 Reviews
Opens Mar 04
London: West End

Frank Wildhorn's Tony Award Nominated musical about two infamous outlaws.

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87
Excellent
421 Reviews
Open run
London: Victoria

Stephen Schwartz's long-running hit musical about the untold story of the Witches of Oz. 

87
Excellent
80 Reviews
Ends Apr 2023
London: Waterloo

A revival production of Agatha Christie's intense courtroom drama.

87
Excellent
93 Reviews
Ends Jan 08
London: West End

A horror play set in a haunted house returns to London following its hit West End run.

86
Excellent
153 Reviews
Ends Jul 2023
London: West End

The eighth story in the Harry Potter series told in an epic 2-part play. Winner of 9 Olivier Awards.

86
Excellent
48 Reviews
Ends Dec 11
London: West End

A reimagining of Schnitzler's 1912 medical drama starring Olivier Award winner, Juliet Stevenson.

86
Excellent
148 Reviews
Ends Oct 2023
London: West End

Olivier Award winning musical about Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons returns to the West End.

85
Excellent
110 Reviews
Ends Jan 08
London: West End

A new musical celebrates the life of Jamaican artist Bob Marley and his platinum-selling music.

84
Great
16 Reviews
Ends Dec 24
London: West End

David Tennant stars in C.P. Taylor's drama examining the seductive nature of Nazism in 1930s Germany.

83
Great
158 Reviews
Open run
London: West End

Baz Luhrmann's hit stage adaptation of the 2001 Oscar-winning film transfers to London's West End. 

81
Great
133 Reviews
Ends Jan 08
London: West End

The acclaimed theatrical adaptation of C.S. Lewis' classic tale comes to the West End.

81
Great
50 Reviews
Ends Apr 2023
London: Woolwich

Punchdrunk's new immersive show inspired by Greek mythology.

81
Great
27 Reviews
Ends Jan 01
London: Hammersmith

A new musical event that combines video, animation, live performance & music.

80
Great
94 Reviews
Open run
London: West End

Agatha Christie's mystery drama has been entertaining audiences for a record-breaking 70 years. 

80
Great
12 Reviews
Ends Feb 2023
London: West End

Zachary Quinto & David Harewood star in James Graham's U.S. political drama.