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When We Died - Vault Festival

22 January 2020


When We Died is a new play about one woman's choice to confront her trauma - faced with the body of the man who raped her, she tells her story on her terms.


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All Quiet on the Western Front - Vault Festival

21 January 2020


Following an international tour, the award winning Incognito Theatre Company return to Vault Festival with their critically celebrated, sell-out adaptation of Erich Remarque's tale - All Quiet on the Western Front.


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Mushy: Lyrically Speaking - online screening

20 January 2020


Rifco Theatre will screen their hit production - Mushy: Lyrically Speaking - online from 7 to 9 February 2020.


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Sticks and Stones - Tristan Bates Theatre

20 January 2020


A new play by Royal Court Studio Group writer Dameon Garnett explores issues around free speech through the prism of race and class - at Tristan Bates Theatre this March.


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Naked Boys Singing! from LAMBCO Productions

20 January 2020


LAMBCO Productions will bring its production of the international smash hit musical comedy - Naked Boys Singing! - to Islington's King's Head Theatre from March 13 2020.


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The Garden of Words - Park Theatre

17 January 2020


This summer, Whole Hog Theatre in association with Park Theatre will present The Garden of Words - the world Premiere of the official stage production based on the Anime from Makoto Shinkai / CoMix Wave Films.


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Miles Apart Together at Vault Festival

17 January 2020


As increasing numbers of women take top roles in politics, tech, sport and beyond, 3 of history's ground-breaking pioneers come together to reflect on how much - or how little - has changed since they tore apart the rule book.


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SIX announces booking to 2021

17 January 2020


SIX celebrates its first West End birthday at the Arts Theatre with over 90,000 extra tickets on sale - the show is now booking until 31 January  2021.


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Blitz! at The Union Theatre

16 January 2020


Jessica Martin is set to star in a rare revival of Lionel Bart's epic musical Blitz! - coming to The Union Theatre from 5 February as part of this year's Essential Classics Season.


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London premiere for The Incident Room

15 January 2020


Following a sell-out run at Edinburgh Fringe, New Diorama Theatre's critically acclaimed crime thriller, The Incident Room, gets its London premiere next month.


New Nordics Festival launched

15 January 2020


Last night saw the launch of The New Nordics Festival, due in March and showcasing the best new Nordic plays from Denmark, Sweden, Norway, Finland, Iceland and the Faroe Islands.


The Kite Runner tour 2020

15 January 2020


The Kite Runner is to tour the UK in 2020 following two acclaimed West End seasons, when it played to over 100,000 people and received standing ovations at every performance.


Big Birthday Bash - King's Head Theatre

11 January 2020


On Sunday 9 February the King's Head Theatre is hosting its Big Birthday Bash - marking the venue's 50th anniversary with an evening of fine dining, live performances and celebrity guests.


Nuclear War, Buried and Graceland

9 January 2020


Newly appointed Artistic Director of the Old Red Lion, Alexander Knott, presents a thought-provoking triptych, headlined by the first revival of Nuclear War from playwright Simon Stephens.


Frankie Foxstone AKA The Profit: Walking Tour

9 January 2020


A hit at HighTide Festival in 2018 and last year's Edinburgh Fringe, Frankie Foxstone AKA The Profit heads to Vault Festival in London in a sassy, savvy Walking Tour.


For the Sake of Argument - Bridewell

8 January 2020



Sky in the Pie

6 January 2020



The Michael Billington Award for Best New Play

22 December 2019



Zoo at Vault Festival

22 December 2019



Undetectable - King's Head Spring Season

21 December 2019



Cast announced for Cops

17 December 2019



Greenwich Music Time 2020

15 December 2019



One Jewish Boy transfers to Trafalgar Studios

12 December 2019



UK premiere for Falling In Love Again

12 December 2019



New Nordics Festival

12 December 2019





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