London theatre news



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Faust, Alberta - Opera in the City Festival

20 August 2018

The world premiere of Faust, Alberta by Simone Spagnolo, starring Benjamin Bevan (Royal Opera House, Royal Danish Opera, Welsh National Opera), headlines this year's Opera in the City Festival.


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Clapham Fringe Festival 2018

18 August 2018

Now in its fourth year, the Clapham Fringe is a Performing Arts Festival taking place at The Bread & Roses Theatre from 27 September to 14 October 2018 - with 23 different productions and 48 performances.


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Casting announced for shows at The Scoop

11 July 2018

London's Free Open Air Theatre has announced cast and crew for their new adaptations of The Wonderful Wizard of Oz and King Arthur, now in their 15th year at the outdoor amphitheatre The Scoop.


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The Camden Fringe 2018

20 June 2018

4 weeks of fun are on their way as 300 productions play at 23 venues all over North London in the 13th Camden Fringe festival.


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Incoming Festival in London and Manchester

19 June 2018

Incoming, the UK's premiere theatre festival for emerging companies, will take place in two cities simultaneously for the first time from 25 June, with all tickets still just £5.


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Theatre festivals in July 2018

13 June 2018

Plenty of theatre festivals to enjoy up and down the country next month with Underbelly, LIFT and the London Burlesque Festivals continuing, and River Stage and Greater Manchester Fringe among others starting-up.


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The Cloakroom Attendant - Tristan Bates Theatre

13 June 2018

After successful performances at the Wallace Collection in London, in Copenhagen and in Athens, Dimitra Barla's autobiographical one-woman show, directed by Natalie Katsou, arrives at the Camden Fringe.


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River Stage Festival 2018

13 June 2018

London's largest free outdoor arts festival returns for a fourth year this July and August with five weekends of live music, DJ's, family workshops, club nights and theatre from the National Theatre and friends ...


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RADA Festival 2018

10 June 2018

Three shows from RADA graduates showcase inventive and exciting theatre and performance in the 2018 RADA Festival from 27 June to 7 July.


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Free theatre at The Scoop

26 May 2018

Gods and Monsters Theatre return to The Scoop this August to bring their take on the Wizard of Oz and the legend of King Arthur to the open air stage ... and it's FREE!


Theatre festivals in June 2018

22 May 2018


Check-out our list of theatre festivals taking place in London and around the UK during the month of June - includes: RADA Festival, LIFT, Incoming Festival and more.


Circa's Peepshow at Underbelly Festival

16 May 2018


Circa come to London with Peepshow, an exciting European premiere that turns cabaret on its head - at Underbelly Festival from 27 June.


Lucid at RADA Festival

14 May 2018


After sell-out, five-star shows at the Bloomsbury Festival and the Tristan Bates Theatre, New Public's debut show, Lucid, makes a well-deserved return at RADA Festival.


Playmill 18 at the King's Head Theatre

11 May 2018


35 brand new shows from the UK's most exciting emerging companies are set to hit the stage at the King's Head Theatre this July in Playmill, a three-week, curated season featuring drama, comedy, storytelling and musical theatre.


Breaking Out Festival 2018

15 April 2018


A festival of world premiere shows by six of the country's most exciting emerging theatre companies, chosen by The Bunker's artistic team from over 45 different projects.


Bismillah! An Isis Tragicomedy at Vault Festival

27 February 2018


Creative/Disruption 18

12 February 2018


Bury The Hatchet at Vault Festival

6 February 2018


Common People Festival

30 January 2018


Dietrich - Natural Duty at Vault Festival

22 January 2018


Silk Road at Vault Festival

8 January 2018


Out of Spite Theatre at Vault Festival

1 January 2018


Theatre festivals in January 2018

1 January 2018


Revolution at VAULT Festival

30 December 2017


Wind Bit Bitter, Bit Bit Bit Her at Vault Festival

22 December 2017




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