London Theatre Events


Below you'll find our listings for theatre-related events such as talks, meetings, scratch nights, charity events etc.


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Events are listed below in upcoming date order.



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Maydays Improv Drop In


Saturday 25 April 2015 to Saturday 20 June 2020


Improvised fun with some of the best improv teachers in the country! The drop-in is a wide ability class, so everyone is welcome!


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The WhatsOnStage Awards


Friday 27 October 2017 to Sunday 25 February 2018


The only major theatre awards in which you, the audience, are the judges across all categories. The shortlists are announced at a launch event held in early December, when voting opens and runs until the end of January.


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Introduce yourself to the Finborough Theatre


Tuesday 6 February 2018 to Wednesday 28 February 2018


Introduce Yourself is for new directors, designers, lighting designers, sound designers, choreographers, movement directors, actors etc who have never previously worked at the Finborough Theatre and who would like to meet the team.


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Character Solos


Monday 19 February 2018 to Monday 23 April 2018


A collection of solo stories: poignant, funny and moving mini-plays invented, written and performed by each actor.


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CINEMA WORKSHOP - Special cult scenes


Saturday 24 February 2018


Reinvent the great cult scenes of cinema! From Forest Gump to Pulp Fiction and E.T, play and shoot your new version of the greatest movies in history!


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18th Annual WhatsOnStage Awards


Sunday 25 February 2018


The WhatsOnStage Awards are the only major theatre awards in which you, the audience, are the judges across all categories. The Awards concert will be on Sunday 25 February 2018.


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Jim Carter in Conversation with Emma Thompson and Imelda Staunton


Sunday 25 February 2018


Join two of the world's most celebrated actors, Emma Thompson and Imelda Staunton, in conversation with Jim Carter.


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Jake Bugg


Monday 26 February 2018


Jake Bugg returns to London with a solo acoustic show at the London Palladium as part of his Spring UK Tour.


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LET Awards


Friday 2 March 2018


This showcase sees a cohort of young companies present small sections of their work to an industry panel of judges.


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Off The Record - Jennifer Saunders & Samantha Spiro


Friday 2 March 2018


Jennifer Saunders and Samantha Spiro at the Tristan Bates Theatre for the second OFF THE RECORD of the season as they appear together in LADY WINDERMERE'S FAN.


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London's leading luvvies perform Alexander S. Bermange


Sunday 4 March 2018


Experience award-winning comic songwriter and performer Alexander S. Bermange with a star-studded line-up of West End musical theatre artists.


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I Want You To Admire Me/But You Shouldn't


Thursday 8 March 2018


Dirty Rascals bring you a magical evening of fun, games, and life-altering ethical perplexities. This is gameshow entertainment as you've never seen it before.


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Corpus Christi Gala Night


Friday 9 March 2018


A fundraising gala performance of Corpus Christi at the Arcola Theatre to support the Queer Collective.


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Intro To Improv For Teens!


Saturday 10 March 2018 to Saturday 31 March 2018


The London Improv Theatre Training League (LITTL) in partnership with The Nursery is launching a four-week Introduction To Improv course for young people aged 14-18!


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Engine Room - March 2018


Monday 12 March 2018


Dynamic and talented theatre makers perform new work in front of an audience, often for the very first time.


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Turin Brakes


Thursday 15 March 2018


London 4-piece indie band Turin Brakes at the London Palladium.


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The Script Room


Thursday 15 March 2018


Optik Theatre performs staged readings of a selection of new theatre scripts submitted especially for this event.


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For Tonight


Monday 19 March 2018


Enchanting story, inspired by the author's great-great-great grandfather's journals, is magically recounted by a band of Romani musicians.


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Maiden Speeches


Tuesday 20 March 2018


A work-in-progress reading followed by a post-show discussion and debate by DebateMate.


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Julius Caesar


Thursday 22 March 2018


Ben Whishaw and Michelle Fairley play Brutus and Cassius, David Calder plays Caesar and David Morrissey is Mark Antony. Broadcast live from The Bridge Theatre, London. 




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