London theatre news



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White Noise from New Public

7 February 2019


Hugely talented, London-based theatre company New Public are back in action, this time at Vault Festival with an anarchic new piece of physical theatre directed by Simona Gonella.


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Jade City at Vault Festival

23 January 2019


After a run of sell-out shows for its premier at EastSide Arts Festival in Belfast, Jade City comes to Vault festival, with performances from 6 to 10 February.


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Hear Me Howl

14 January 2019


Vault Festival offers another chance to catch Lydia Rynne's play, Hear Me Howl, about a woman suddenly questioning the social expectations of her prescribed gender.


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We've Got Each Other at Vault Festival

9 January 2019


Following a sell-out Edinburgh Festival Fringe run, a BE Festival Audience Award, and various international awards, We've Got Each Other comes to Vault Festival before a UK-wide tour.


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Fight Night at Vault Festival

19 December 2018


After winning the Innovation Award at last year's Vault Festival, Exit Productions return with the world premiere of 'Fight Night' - their most ambitious immersive project to date.


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Tobacco Road at Vault Festival

17 December 2018


Winners of the Les Enfants Terribles' 2018 Greenwich Partnership Award, Incognito Theatre Company return to London debuting at Vault Festival with their sell-out success 'Tobacco Road'.


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New Diorama takeover at Vault Festival

5 December 2018


In a new partnership with Vault Festval, New Diorama will take over one theatre space to present some of the best shows by supported companies in recent years ...


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#YouWillKnowTheirNames season announced

14 November 2018


The Pleasance Theatre announces a new season - entitled #YouWillKnowTheirNames - featuring a game changing line-up of new writing fresh for 2019.


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Lipstick: A Fairy Tale Of Iran - Omnibus Theatre

13 November 2018


Sarah Chew's 'Lipstick: A Fairy Tale of Iran' gets its debut run from 26 February 2019 as part of Omnibus Theatre's 96 Festival.


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Incoming Festival spreads its wings

11 October 2018


Incoming Festival - the UK's top festival for emerging theatre companies - heads to Bristol for the first time next year with venues also in London and Manchester.


Tiger Under the Skin by Tom Kelsey

4 October 2018


After the success of his company's show Lucid at RADA Festival and a stint at the National Theatre in 2018, Tom Kelsey brings his one man show, Tiger Under the Skin, to Bloomsbury Festival this month.


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.


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.


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.


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.


Incoming Festival in London and Manchester

19 June 2018



Theatre festivals in July 2018

13 June 2018



The Cloakroom Attendant - Tristan Bates Theatre

13 June 2018



River Stage Festival 2018

13 June 2018



RADA Festival 2018

10 June 2018



Free theatre at The Scoop

26 May 2018



Theatre festivals in June 2018

22 May 2018



Circa's Peepshow at Underbelly Festival

16 May 2018



Lucid at RADA Festival

14 May 2018



Playmill 18 at the King's Head Theatre

11 May 2018





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