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The latest news from London's West End, Fringe and Off West End theatres ...



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Sunday in the Park with George - Savoy Theatre

5 December 2019


Tickets are now available for Sunday in the Park with George - coming next June to London's Savoy Theatre, starring Jake Gyllenhaal and Tony Award® winner Annaleigh Ashford.


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Tickets on sale for To Kill a Mockingbird

5 December 2019


Harper Lee's Pulitzer Prize-Winning American classic heads to the West End from Broadway in a new adaptation by Aaron Sorkin, directed by Bartlett Sher - tickets now available.


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Antigone premieres at New Diorama

4 December 2019


New company Holy What will premiere their all-female reinvention of Sophocles' classic at New Diorama Theatre from 7 January to 1 February 2020.


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seeds embarks on UK Tour

4 December 2019


Shortlisted for the Alfred Fagon Award, Mel Pennant's seeds embarks on a UK tour in 2020, with a run in London at Soho Theatre from 24 March.


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Scrounger heads to Finborough Theatre

4 December 2019


A no holds barred look at Britain's treatment of people with disabilities from Olivier award-nominated writer and performer Athena Stevens heads to Finborough Theatre - the first show in the venue's 40th anniversary year.


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Afterglow extends again

26 November 2019


After celebrating its 100th performance and with award nominations in the bag, Afterglow gets a final extension at Waterloo East Theatre until 22 December.


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Hello, Dolly! with Imelda Staunton

22 November 2019


Reuniting director Dominic Cooke and Imelda Staunton, Hello, Dolly! heads to the West End's Adelphi Theatre next August.


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A family affair from Rosalind Blessed

22 November 2019


Rosalind Blessed returns to the stage with two self-penned plays in a family affair - she performs alongside her mother, Hildegard Neil, with father Brian Blessed as executive producer.


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Beckett Triple Bill coming to Jermyn Street Theatre

21 November 2019


Early in the New Year, Trevor Nunn will direct a triple bill of Samuel Beckett's work - starting the 2020 season at Jermyn Street Theatre.


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Syndrome to premiere at Tristan Bates Theatre

19 November 2019


Tina Jay's new play will get its premiere next February at Tristan Bates Theatre, and marks the directorial debut of actor Jack Brett Anderson.


Great expectations - The Playground Theatre

19 November 2019


Theatre Lab Company will bring Lydia Vie's adaptation of Charles Dickens' classic story to The Playground Theatre this December.


Persona - opening production at Riverside Studios

18 November 2019


Persona - the world premiere of a new theatrical adaptation of Ingmar Bergman's 1966 Swedish psychological movie - will be the opening production in Studio 3 of the new Riverside Studios.


Talos III: Science Fiction Theatre Festival

15 November 2019


The third incarnation of Talos, London's Science Fiction Theatre Festival, takes place for 8 days from 2 to 9 December, at Clapham's Omnibus Theatre.


The Little Prince adaptation premieres at Omnibus

14 November 2019


This Christmas, multi-award-winning Omnibus Theatre premieres a new stage adaptation of The Little Prince, one of the best-selling and most translated novellas ever published.


Casting for Little Miss Burden announced

13 November 2019


Casting is announced for Matilda Ibini's vital tale of growing up with a wheelchair in the '90s - a poignant new coming-of-age story which will be at The Bunker from 3 to 21 December.


Nor Woman Neither - Tristan Bates Theatre

13 November 2019



VAULT Festival returns in 2020

13 November 2019



The Watsons - West End transfer

13 November 2019



The Signalman - Old Red Lion Theatre

11 November 2019



The Importance of Being Earnest at Tower Theatre

11 November 2019



Afterglow extends at Waterloo East

6 November 2019



Hansel and Gretel at Chiswick Playhouse

5 November 2019



Redevelopment project at CPT

4 November 2019



Sara Bareilles to play Jenna in Waitress

4 November 2019



New play about junior doctors

4 November 2019





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