The top ten theatre openings in December
The shows to see this month, from fringe treats to West End blockbusters.
Christmas shows in London
Welcome to Time Out's guide to Christmas theatre in London.
Latest theatre reviews
Find out what our theatre team made of London's new openings
Cheap and last minute theatre tickets in London
London's best theatre discounts and how to get in to sold out shows
Christmas pantomimes in London
Where's the best pantomime in London this Christmas? It's behind you! Sorry, no, it isn't. It's in the panto list below
The best theatre in London
It had fantastic reviews when it opened – but is it still kicking after five cast changes?
West End theatre shows
Here's the full scoop on the best shows in London's West End
London theatre critics' choice
These are the shows that got our critics talking
Children's theatre in London
Recommendations for the very little ones, the nearly big ones, and the grown ups
Theatre tickets and offers
Latest theatre reviews
Discover more theatre in London
Shakespeare plays in London
Here's where to watch the best of the Bard in London
Immersive theatre in London
London is bursting with plays and performances that defy stuffy conventions
Peek behind-the-scenes with London's theatrical talents
Circus in London
Although you'll not see any lions being 'tamed' in massive stripy tents, London's modern circus scene is far more jaw-dropping than the suspicious magicians and caged animals of old. Have your breath taken away with your pick from our list of London circus shows.
Ivo van Hove blew away London audiences with his storming 'A View From a Bridge' in 2014, which transferred from the Young Vic from the West End. So a new production from the Hove is something to get pretty excited about…
Cementing Ivo van Hove's position as perhaps the foremost theatre director in the world today, this month-long adaptation of the classic 1943 Italian film 'Obsession' forms the centrepiece of his theatre company Toneelgroep Amsterdam's 2017 takeover of the Barbican…
Easily the biggest hit theatre show of our age – and the winner of 11 gongs at the 2016 Tonys – Lin-Manuel Miranda’s ‘Hamilton’ is an exuberant, multi-racial hip hop account of the life and times of American founding father Alexander Hamilton…