London theatre news



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Foul Pages at the Hope Theatre

14 January 2018

The Hope Theatre in Islington is to present the world premiere of Robin Hooper's outrageous insight into theatrical mayhem during a period of regal and political transition ...


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Austen the Musical

10 January 2018

A new musical adaptation of the life of Jane Austen is on UK tour from 11 January, stopping-off in London at Clapham's Bread & Roses Theatre and Mirth, Marvel & Maud Theatre in Walthamstow.


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Wind Bit Bitter, Bit Bit Bit Her at Vault Festival

22 December 2017

After the success of Force Of Trump, cough//drop is back with Wind Bit Bitter, Bit Bit Bit Her a brand new drama for Vault Festival 2018.


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The Poetry We Make at Vault Festival

21 December 2017

Featuring live performances of some of Dolly Parton's greatest hits, The Poetry We Make explores love, loss and what gender actually counts for - heading to Vault Festival from 7 February 2018.


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AI Love You at Vault Festival

19 December 2017

Heart to Heart Theatre announce the return of their production of AI Love You, coming to Vault Festival from 7 to 11 February 2018.


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The Lady With a Dog at the White Bear Theatre

18 December 2017

Anton Chekhov's short story is adapted by Mark Giesser for the stage for a Jazz Age reimagining of this bittersweet romantic comedy, playing the White Bear Theatre in February and March 2018, starring Beth Burrows.


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Rupert Graves to direct The Ungrateful Biped

16 December 2017

Rupert Graves makes his debut as a director with The Ungrateful Biped, a one-man play starring and adapted by Philip Goodhew from Notes From Underground by Fyodor Dostoyevsky.


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The Soul of Wittgenstein at Omnibus Theatre

13 December 2017

One of our 5-star rated shows makes a welcome return to the London theatre scene next February, once again with Dave Spencer at the directorial helm ...


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On Monday Last Week - Etcetera Theatre

12 December 2017

Adapted from a short story by award-winning author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Saaramaria Kuittinen's On Monday Last Week opens at the Etcetera Theatre in January 2018.


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Tomorrow Creeps at Vault Festival

7 December 2017

A new play by David Fairs, drawn from the works of William Shakespeare and inspired by Kate Bush, heads to the Vault Festival from 24 January.


Help CPT make it happen!

5 December 2017


Camden People's Theatre launches its first ever Crowdfunder, asking you to help them ensure artists from diverse backgrounds are presented on British stages ...


Sacha Guitry, Ma fille et Moi

30 November 2017


Director Marianne Badrichani and actress Edith Vernes reunite for a world premiere - a new devised show including various short plays by eminent French playwright Sacha Guitry on the 60th anniversary of his death.


Doodle at Waterloo East Theatre

29 November 2017


It's back to 1940 in this new comedy musical written by American Idol's Andy Street and actor Jonathan Kydd, and directed by Olivier award nominee Jonathan Moore - at Waterloo East Theatre from 11 January 2018.


New Year shows at The Hope Theatre

24 November 2017


My Gay Best Friend and Moments & Empty Beds are the first two shows in The Hope Theatre's New Year schedule ...


Thark at the Drayton Arms Theatre

21 November 2017


Ben Travers' classic British farce heads to the Drayton Arms Theatre from 12 December in a new production by Off West End Award winning director Matthew Parker.


Phoenix Rising from The Big House

13 November 2017


King Tut - A Pyramid Panto

13 November 2017


Response 2 Power from Blink. Theatre

12 November 2017


The Balcony

10 November 2017


Curtain Call at the White Bear

7 November 2017


Shadows at Theatro Technis

6 November 2017


Hope Theatre announces first ever full season

4 November 2017


The Complete Greek Tragedies (in one hour)

3 November 2017


Richard III: a one woman show at The Hope Theatre

31 October 2017


'tis unmanly grief at Theatre N16

30 October 2017




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