Reflective (London Reviews) (42)

London theatre shows that help you reflect on the world around you.

We often look to theatre to help us look deeper within ourselves, and help us to understand the world around us.
Let Show-Score's community of avid theatre fans tell you the best reflective theatre shows playing in London right now!

95
Must See!
577 Reviews
Ends Jun 01
London: West End

The Olivier-Award nominated play about six black men in group therapy returns to the West End.

94
Must See!
1K+ Reviews
Ends Mar 2025
London: West End

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

94
Must See!
548 Reviews
Ends Aug 2024
London: West End

The West End transfer of this new British musical about two people from different worlds crossing paths.

93
Must See!
2K+ Reviews
Ends Mar 2025
London: Victoria

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

92
Must See!
70 Reviews
Starts Nov 2024
London: Southwark

Scrooge, visited by Marley's ghost, warned of eternal damnation if he doesn't change.

89
Excellent
278 Reviews
Ends Jun 22
London: West End

Sir Ian McKellen stars in this new adaptation of Shakespeare's Henry IV, parts 1 & 2.

88
Excellent
535 Reviews
Ends Jun 15
London: West End

Jez Butterworth's new play about two sisters returning home to their dying mother.

87
Excellent
622 Reviews
Ends Aug 2024
London: West End

Olivier Award-winning British musical - written as a love letter to Sheffield - transfers to the West End.

Score it Buy from £25
87
Excellent
25 Reviews
Opens Sep 06
London: Elephant and Castle

The world premiere of this new British musical about a London community's defiance in the face of fascism.

Score it Buy from £15
81
Great
21 Reviews
Opens May 27
London: Wimbledon

An award-winning play which examines the events leading up to the untimely death of a young woman.

80
Great
334 Reviews
Ends Jun 01
London: Southwark

A revival of Sophie Treadwell’s expressionist piece inspired by the true crime case of Ruth Snyder.

79
Good
37 Reviews
Ends May 25
London: Shepherds Bush

Olivier Award-winner Bijan Sheibani's new play examining of the challenges of being a parent and a child.

77
Good
2 Reviews
Ends May 25
London: St. James

Stephen Unwin's new play based on a true story about a mother uncovering a scandal at the heart of her son's…

74
Good
609 Reviews
Ends Jun 08
London: West End

Olivier award-winner Brian Cox stars in Jeremy Herrin’s new production of Eugene O’Neill’s family drama.

70
Good
181 Reviews
Ends May 26
London: Southwark

Tony-winning writer Joe DiPietro's dramatic comedy following ten men through a series of erotic encounters.

69
Average
13 Reviews
Ends Jun 22
London: Waterloo

Ben Power's adaptation of Charles Dickens’ 'Our Mutual Friend' exploring the corruption that wealth can bring.

66
Average
8 Reviews
Ends Jun 22
London: Seven Dials

Olivier Award-nominee Benedict Andrew's adaptation of Chekov's tragicomedy. 

85
Excellent
1 Review
Ends Jun 01
London: Stratford

The second installment in a trilogy exploring the truth of being a Black man in modern Britain.

84
Great
2 Reviews
Ends May 25
London: Soho

Emily Woof’s comic reflection on the self, the soul, and the mind.

Score it Buy from £23
79
Good
2 Reviews
Opens Jun 12
London: Victoria

A new musical celebrating the life of LGBTQ+ icon Julie D’Aubigny.

75
Good
5 Reviews
Ends Jun 15
London: Finsbury Park

An award-winning musical about a young woman's journey to sexual and personal empowerment.  

50
Average
1 Review
Ends Jun 08
London: Hackney

Olivier Award-nominated playwright Sami Ibrahim's thriller exploring global divides.

Score it Buy from £13
Unreviewed
Opens May 22
London: Soho

Miriam Battye’s play examining romance in the modern world returns to the Soho Theatre.

Score it Buy from £13
Unreviewed
Starts May 31
London: Hammersmith

Drama Desk Award-winning playwright Alice Childress' exploration of interracial love in the Civil Rights era.