London theatre news

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The Odyssey at The Scoop

5 July 2017

Ancient Greece's greatest epic story The Odyssey comes to London this summer as a 3-part open-air theatre experience played out in The Scoop ampitheatre - and it's completely free!

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Disabled Access Day 2017

4 March 2017

There's less than a week to go before Disabled Access Day which this year has been extended to more than just a single day - it's for the whole of the weekend 10 to 12 March!

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Scripts for Supper

3 March 2017

Masterchef 2016 semi-finalist Annie McKenzie combines her passion for food and theatre in a fun, friendly and convivial dining experience at the London Cooking Project.

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Theatre events in February 2017

24 January 2017

Cinema screenings, awards, storytelling, networking and a whole lot more upcoming events in London theatres and elsewhere during next month.

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The Trial of Hamlet

27 September 2016

Something a bit different here - actors in the witness box and real-life barristers deserting their chambers to try Hamlet. At Wyndham's Theatre on Sunday 27 November 2016, in aid of the annual Shakespeare Schools Festival.

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River Stage 2016 at the National

27 August 2016

River Stage - a free outdoor arts festival - has been running at the National since July, but this Bank Holiday weekend is your last chance to catch it.

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The Duke - free performances at the Royal Court

16 August 2016

Free performances of The Duke with Shôn Dale-Jones are available at the Royal Court from 28 November to 2 December - collections at the end of each show will raise funds for Save the Children's Child Refugee Crisis Appeal.

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Wild - Free stream

26 July 2016

Last chance today to see Hampstead Theatre's on-demand FREE stream of Wild - ends just before midnight, today.

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In Conversation With... Greta Scacchi

15 July 2016

Star of stage and screen Greta Scacchi makes her debut at Omnibus in the multi-arts venue's seventh In Conversation With - Saturday 23 July 2016.

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Bread & Roses Playwrights' Circle

25 June 2016

A playwrighting circle where writers can share their work. Run by The Bread & Roses Theatre in Clapham, it's FREE and takes place on the last Monday of every month, next meeting on 27 June 2016.

A Midsummer's Dream Cycle Ride

11 June 2016

A magical experience for cyclists of all skills and ages is promised from this latest ride organised by Omnibus, Lambeth Sustainable Transport and Cycle Confident - takes place in just over a week's time on Sunday 19 June 2016.

West End Live 2016

11 June 2016

Now just a week away is this annual event in Trafalgar Square, packed with snippets from popular West End shows and more - takes place Sat 18 and Sun 19 June 2016.

So, This Is What Happened ...

8 June 2016

This regular monthly event at Omnibus in Clapham may be just the thing for you - a storytelling evening where real stories are told. And just for a fiver! The next evening is scheduled for Thursday 23 June 2016.

In conversation with ... Alison Steadman

3 June 2016

Continuing its series of 'In conversation with ...' events, Omnibus in Clapham, has Alison Steadman next up tonight Friday 3 June - looks like there are still tickets available.

Sunday At The Musicals

3 June 2016

This special one-night concert in aid of the Royal Variety Charity is now only a couple of days away. Features a host of female singers performing songs from past and present musicals - Sunday 5 June 2016, St James Theatre ...

Play in a Week 2016

28 May 2016

Happy Birthday Park Theatre

16 May 2016

My Fair Lady

9 May 2016

Theatre 2016

26 April 2016

Shakespeare 400 - The Complete Walk

20 April 2016

Henry V Film Screening

7 April 2016

On The Night

30 March 2016

Richard II at the House of Commons

23 March 2016

Omnibus Patrons' Night

7 March 2016

29 Plays Done!

3 March 2016

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Buy tickets for Dick Whittington at the London Palladium