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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Scripted Bodies


Friday 14 September 2018 to Sunday 23 September 2018


Cradeaux Alexander returns to the Bow Arts Courtyard to present a performance of his new work bluebeard, alongside a mid-career retrospective exhibition.


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The Writer's Room


Wednesday 19 September 2018 to Wednesday 28 November 2018


Over 8 weeks, you will work with Hackney Empire, the Royal Court and a professional playwright to: learn how to approach a script, gather tips & tools for writing, gain valuable insight into the industry, and see theatre for free.


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Pop-Up Opera's La Trag├ędie de Carmen


Thursday 20 September 2018 to Saturday 24 November 2018


Pop-up Opera is taking a reimagining of Bizet's famous masterpiece, La Tragédie de Carmen by Peter Brook, on tour to various venues around London and the UK.


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The Bread & Roses Playwrights Circle September 2018


Monday 24 September 2018


A friendly and supportive circle in which playwrights can share their work and work-in-progress, run by The Bread & Roses Theatre once a month.


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King Lear - cinema screening


Thursday 27 September 2018


Broadcast live from London's West End, see Ian McKellen's 'extraordinarily moving portrayal' (Independent) of King Lear in cinemas.


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So this is what happened - September 2018


Thursday 27 September 2018


Regular event at Omnibus, Clapham, where storytellers tell their extraordinary stories - tickets £6.


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Penny's From Huddersfield


Friday 28 September 2018 to Wednesday 30 November -0001


Part of Pitch Your Play 2018: A series of staged readings. Starts at 2-30pm, free.


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Streisand Uncovered


Sunday 30 September 2018


Streisand Uncovered - an icon laid bare. Winter presents her own view of the life and career of Barbra Streisand, the songs, the stories, the woman.


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Visas, divas and hotel rooms


Tuesday 2 October 2018 to Tuesday 20 November 2018


A seven-week crash course on running a festival from LIFT.


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Camelot


Saturday 6 October 2018


Lerner and Loewe's majestic Camelot, winner of four Tony Awards, returns to the West End for the first time in over thirty years. LMTO's concert version with full orchestra celebrates Alan Jay Lerner's Centenary.


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Engine Room - October 2018


Monday 8 October 2018


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


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The Best Of The West End


Monday 8 October 2018


Presenting a stunning collection of some of the greatest stars of musical theatre celebrating the very best of the West End with classic songs and The London Musical Theatre Orchestra.


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The Importance Of Being Earnest


Tuesday 9 October 2018


Cinema screening, live from the Vaudeville Theatre. Widely considered one of the funniest plays in English, Wilde's much loved masterpiece throws love, logic and language into the air.


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Old Stock: A Refugee Love Story


Friday 12 October 2018 to Saturday 13 October 2018


A humorously dark folktale woven together with a high-energy concert and inspired by the true stories of two Jewish Romanian refugees immigrating to Canada in 1908.


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Funny Girl - cinema screening


Wednesday 24 October 2018


Following its record-breaking, sell-out run in London's West End and national tour, the critically-acclaimed musical Funny Girl comes to a cinema near you.


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So this is what happened - October 2018


Thursday 25 October 2018


Regular event at Omnibus Theatre, Clapham, where storytellers tell their extraordinary stories - tickets £6.


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Zombiegate


Friday 26 October 2018 to Wednesday 30 November -0001


Part of Pitch Your Play 2018: A series of staged readings. Starts at 2-30pm, free.


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West End Bares 2018


Sunday 28 October 2018


Join over 100 stunning performers from the West End and beyond as they dare to bare for the 9th edition of WEST END BARES, raising funds for the Make a Difference Trust.


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First World War Reminiscence Charity Gala


Sunday 28 October 2018


Charity Gala in aid of the Royal British Legion, Combat Stress, Chelsea Pensioners and Help For Heroes. Stars from London's West End and cabaret scene present a glittering Gala with songs, poems and letters from World War I.




Support the Make A Difference Trust ...


Buy tickets for West End Bares at the Shaftesbury Theatre