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May picks: new shows to see this month

May picks: new shows to see this month

May picks: new shows to see this month

By OfficialLondonTheatre.com First Published 9 May 2019, Last Updated 10 May 2019

We’re well and truly into the merry month of May! With Bank Holidays left, right and centre, and half-term for the younger ones amongst us, there’s plenty to celebrate. And that includes the swathes of new theatre arriving in London!

From political comedies to cutting new plays – and a glorious mash-up of street dance and classical ballet for good measure – there’s no shortage of ways you can spend the extra days off inside a theatre.

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Don't miss out on these shows which are closing this May! From star-studded world premieres to a Zulu ballet, there's something for everyone.

So take a look at the exciting line-up of new theatre shows in May below.


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Our picks for May include:

You can find tickets for all of our picks, plus many more productions, through our London Theatre Tickets page.


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