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Phantom of the Opera

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Les Miserables

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A View From The Bridge

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Hamilton

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Harry Potter and the Cursed Child

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The Mousetrap

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2:22 A Ghost Story

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The Merchant of Venice 1936

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Slave Play

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People, Places and Things

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Juno and the Paycock

Opens 21 September 2024
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Oedipus - Old Vic Theatre

Opens 27 January 2025
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The Lehman Trilogy

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Richard III

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Witness for the Prosecution

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The Duchess

Opens 05 October 2024
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Oedipus

Opens 04 October 2024
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Death of England: Michael

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The Taming of the Shrew

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Shifters

Opens 12 August 2024
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Waiting for Godot

Opens 13 September 2024
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Never Let Me Go

Opens 20 September 2024
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Death of England: Delroy

Opens 23 July 2024
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Antony and Cleopatra

Opens 04 August 2024
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The Buddha of Suburbia

Opens 22 October 2024
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Death of England: Closing Time

Opens 22 August 2024
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The Lonely Londoners

Opens 10 January 2025
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Farm Hall

Opens 07 August 2024
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The Marilyn Conspiracy

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Giant

Opens 20 September 2024
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Skeleton Crew

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Visit from an Unknown Woman

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A Raisin in the Sun

Opens 09 October 2024
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When It Happens to You

Opens 31 July 2024
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The Real Thing

Opens 28 August 2024
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The Purists

Opens 14 November 2024
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BRACE BRACE

Opens 03 October 2024
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Rigoletto

Opens 30 October 2024
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The Elixir of Love

Opens 15 November 2024
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G

Opens 22 August 2024
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ECHO (Every Cold Hearted Oxygen)

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Mary, Queen of Scots

Opens 15 February 2025
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Our Country’s Good

Opens 06 September 2024
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Pins and Needles

Opens 19 September 2024
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Peanut Butter & Blueberries

Opens 08 August 2024
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The Lightest Element

Opens 13 September 2024
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Expendable

Opens 21 November 2024
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London drama tickets - Tickets for London's West End dramas

The word "drama" originated in Greece from a term meaning "action". The oldest recorded dramatic theory work is Aristotle's Poetics (335 BC). The Greek culture carried the tradition forward, and soon Rome adopted it. Thereon, drama quickly gained popularity in Europe, becoming known as "theatre" in England and France. European theatre's golden age in drama began during the Elizabethan era, which set the stage for drama throughout the world. Since then, London has become a prominent stage for dramatic productions in the past decades, and London drama tickets sell out in a flash.

Many acknowledge the power of drama as an effective method to enhance a person's emotional intelligence irrespective of their age. Drama stimulates creativity and imagination, helping develop an in-depth understanding of human behaviour and teaches us to empathise with situations that may otherwise seem distant. For decades, it has encouraged the development of critical thinking and making conscious decisions.

Different Kinds of Drama

When you think of drama, you might recall your favourite films or TV shows. However, drama is literary and focuses on stage performances. In literature, it refers to the stage action and written dialogue actors perform in front of an audience. There are several types of drama, and you have probably experienced all of them in your life.

Comedy: It has a light-hearted tone, silly characters, serious subjects addressed using humour, brilliant wordplay, as well as a happy ending.
Farce: Like the former, farce is considered a broad comedy. Shows often involve improbable events, a slapstick storyline, and gaga, often inappropriate and exaggerated humour.
Opera: Another important and ancient form of drama that sells many London drama tickets; operas include sung dialogues instead of spoken. The production is based on a musical score and has elaborate costume design and sets. The subject matter of opera can be melodramatic, comic, or tragic.
Melodrama: It has a serious story to tell and can have a happy or sad ending. Melodrama involves many actors playing heroes, villains, mentors and more.
Musical drama: While musical drama can be mistaken for opera, this type of drama features a quality storyline laced with songs. You will hear a distinctive and catchy musical score and enjoy plenty of singing and dancing. Perhaps the most noticeable element of musical drama is the feelings expressed by multiple characters singing together.
Tragedy: Tragedy is common in drama, and London drama tickets often sell out for tragic plays. Unlike comedy, it has a sad ending and a hero with a flaw. Dark and serious themes like poverty and hatred, the downfall of a good character, etc. mark tragedy dramas.
Tragicomedy: Tragicomedies present unconventional stories that are both sad and happy, and show characters acting in classical comedic manners.