London theatre news



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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.


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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.


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Carmen

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.


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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.


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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


Following their five-time Offie award nominated production of Steven Berkoff's East, the award-winning Atticist return to the King's Head Theatre with a revival of Scottish playwright David Greig's Outlying Islands.


Little Women at The Space

29 October 2018


Off West End Award nominated Space Productions will present a contemporary adaptation of LITTLE WOMEN, set in London, celebrating 150 years since the novel's original publication.


Vulvarine UK tour

21 October 2018


Fat Rascal Theatre have announced a UK tour of their hit Edinburgh show Vulvarine, as well as becoming the new musical theatre Associate Company of the King's Head Theatre, where the tour stops off next summer.


Boujie - World Premiere

17 October 2018


The world premiere of London playwright Hassan Govia's full-length debut, Boujie, plays at the Drayton Arms Theatre for a three week limited from Tuesday 20 November 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


Baby at the Drayton Arms

26 September 2018


(No) Leaves On My Precious Self - King's Head Theatre

24 September 2018


Say My Name at Theatre N16

19 September 2018


The Incident at Canada Water Theatre

14 September 2018




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