London theatre news

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The Wasp from The UnDisposables

20 March 2019

Written by critically acclaimed playwright Morgan Lloyd Malcolm, the electrifying two-hander The Wasp will be at The Space from 23 to 27 April 2019.

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Wandsworth Arts Fringe 2019

13 March 2019

The programme is revealed for Wandsworth Council's Wandsworth Arts Fringe (WAF), which returns from 3 to 19 May for its tenth year of bold, boundary-testing arts and culture.

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The Grenfell Project

6 March 2019

A devised, verbatim theatre piece investigating issues surrounding the Grenfell fire of June 2017 will be at Islington's Hope Theatre from 12 to 30 March 2019.

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Unsung - King's Head Theatre

4 March 2019

A new play, celebrating history's forgotten women, by Lisa Holdsworth arrives at the King's Head Theatre from 14 to 15 April 2019.

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Hope Theatre's AD to step down

6 February 2019

Matthew Parker - the Hope Theatre's Off West End award-winning Artisitic Director - is to step down by the end of 2019.

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Vulvarine on tour

26 January 2019

Fat Rascal Theatre announce the cast for the UK tour of their hit Edinburgh show Vulvarine, which tours through Spring 2019 including stop-offs at Vault Festival and the King's Head Theatre.

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The Crown Dual - King's Head Theatre

20 December 2018

A new comedy from parodic mastermind Daniel Clarkson, co-creator of Olivier Award-nominated hit shows 'Potted Potter' and 'Potted Panto', will get its world premiere at the Kings Head Theatre from 12 March 2019.

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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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Rattled from Missmanaged Theatre

11 December 2018

Due at the Old Red Lion Theatre from 12 February, Missmanaged Theatre make their debut with Rattled, a vital new piece of writing exploring childhood trauma and postnatal mental health.

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A Modest Little Man - The Bread & Roses Theatre

27 November 2018

Celebrated contemporary historian and playwright Francis Beckett is to present A Modest Little Man, a comedy about Labour post-war Prime Minister Clement Attlee, from 15 January.

The Ruffian On The Stair - Hope Theatre

27 November 2018

The Hope Theatre's 8th in-house production gives another airing to an early work of playwright Joe Orton - due next year from 29 January.


21 November 2018

The first opera from the King's Head Theatre next year will be a radical new take on the world's greatest tragedy, 'Carmen', in a new English version by Ashley Pearson and Mary Franklin.

Christmas shows at The Hope Theatre

20 November 2018

The Hope Theatre in Islington is breaking out its shimmering tinsel and glittering baubles making ready for two shows slated for its festive season: Head-rot Holiday and Alternativity.

In Conversation with Graham Norton - Hope Theatre

14 November 2018

Simon Perrott's debut play, directed by the Almeida Theatre's resident director, Joseph Winters, finds its way to Islington's Hope Theatre from 8 to 26 January next year.

Timpson: The Musical - King's Head Theatre

12 November 2018

Following success at the Edinburgh Fringe 2018, Gigglemug Theatre bring their new, debut musical, explaining the origins of high street cobbler's 'Timpson', to the King's Head Theatre in 2019.

Outlying Islands by David Greig

1 November 2018

Little Women at The Space

29 October 2018

Vulvarine UK tour

21 October 2018

Boujie - World Premiere

17 October 2018

An Honourable Man - World Premiere

16 October 2018

Sexy Laundry - Tabard Theatre

15 October 2018

Brexit - King's Head Theatre

11 October 2018

Beauty and the Beast - King's Head Theatre

3 October 2018

Momma Golda - King's Head Theatre

1 October 2018

Charles Court Opera's new boutique panto

29 September 2018

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