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West End productions you need to see before they close

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West End productions you need to see before they close

With a variety of productions opening in the West End throughout the year, there are also shows which will soon close, having their final performances over the coming weeks. From West End transfers to brand new productions, make sure you’ve got your tickets to these must-see shows with our guide to shows closing soon in London.

Shows closing soon in London

Noises Off

Meera Syal stars in a revival of Noises Off, as the play-within-a-play follows a company of actors in the theatre. Inspired by stage directions written in a script, see an unpredictable tale come to life as anything goes in the theatre.

the end of history…

David Morrissey and Lesley Sharp star in the world premiere of the end of history… at the Royal Court. As a family sit down to have dinner together, will the parents’ political decisions have influenced the way their children live? Jack Thorne and John Tiffany collaborate in writing and directing this production, as generational differences collide.

The Starry Messenger

Matthew Broderick and Elizabeth McGovern star in the West End premiere of The Starry Messenger, written by Kenneth Lonergan. As a middle-aged astronomy teacher faces unemployment, the planets align in new fashion as he meets Angela, a younger woman. Looking into the future, will Mark be able to reach for the stars?

Looking to see a production opening soon? Read our guide to shows we can’t wait to see!