Theatre events - all


Events are listed below in upcoming date order.



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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.


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The Bread & Roses Playwrights Circle October 2018


Monday 29 October 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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Allelujah! - cinema screening


Thursday 1 November 2018


Filmed live at London's Bridge Theatre during its limited run, don't miss Alan Bennett's 'rousing chorus line for the NHS' (Observer) in your local cinema.


The WhatsOnStage Awards 2019


Thursday 1 November 2018 to Sunday 3 March 2019


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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Girlfriends


Friday 2 November 2018 to Saturday 3 November 2018


Girlfriends, by Emmy, Brit and BAFTA-winner Howard Goodall CBE (Bend It Like Beckham, The Hired Man), returns to London in concert form with the London Musical Theatre Orchestra and an all-star cast, led by Lucie Jones.


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West End Wilma Awards 2018


Sunday 4 November 2018


Annual theatre awards from West End Wilma - the mother and son theatre blogging duo - at the Arts Theatre.


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Omnibus Theatre - 5th Birthday


Saturday 10 November 2018


Omnibus theatre celebrates five years of extraordinary theatre at an epic birthday bash for all ages.


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It's All About Me


Sunday 11 November 2018


Joanna Lumley will take audiences through her hilarious and interesting adventures from her incredible career spanning more than four decades, recounting some never heard before stories.


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The Goon Show - gala performance


Sunday 11 November 2018


In this special gala performance, The Goons will be joined on stage by Lance Ellington, son of Goon Show band leader, Ray Ellington, and his band, who will play some of the fantastic numbers his father immortalised in the original broadcasts.


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#LoveTheatreDay 2018


Wednesday 14 November 2018


#LoveTheatreDay returns on November 14th. The day celebrates theatre around the world using #LoveTheatreDay on Twitter and other social media platforms.


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Troilus And Cressida - RSC cinema screening


Wednesday 14 November 2018


The RSC's version of Troilus And Cressida, directed by Gregory Doran will be broadcast live to cinemas on 14 November 2018.


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Engine Room - November 2018


Monday 19 November 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 Madness of George III - cinema screening


Tuesday 20 November 2018


National Theatre Live's first ever broadcast from Nottingham Playhouse. Written by one of Britain's best-loved playwrights, Alan Bennett.


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Passing


Friday 23 November 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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John Cooper Clarke


Saturday 24 November 2018


Britain's best loved poet, Dr John Cooper Clarke, heads to the London Palladium. The show is a sensational showcase of spoken word - a chance to see John perform material both classic and brand new.


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The Bread & Roses Playwrights Circle November 2018


Monday 26 November 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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So this is what happened - November 2018


Thursday 29 November 2018


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


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An Evening With Sir Derek Jacobi


Sunday 2 December 2018


A unique opportunity to spend an evening in the company of one of the world's greatest and best-loved actors. On Chickenshed's Christmas Carol set, Sir Derek Jacobi will look back on his illustrious career, and share seasonal readings.


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Antony & Cleopatra - cinema screening


Thursday 6 December 2018


Broadcast live from the National Theatre, Ralph Fiennes and Sophie Okonedo play Shakespeare's famous fated couple in his great tragedy of politics, passion and power.


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A Christmas Carol


Monday 10 December 2018 to Monday 17 December 2018


Following on the five-star sell-out successes in 2016 and 2017, the London Musical Theatre Orchestra returns to the Lyceum Theatre with their spectacular concert production of A Christmas Carol - now a firm London Christmas tradition. 




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