London theatre news



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Say My Name at Theatre N16

19 September 2018

An unauthorised parody musical of the smash American hit TV show Breaking Bad condenses the 62 hour bingefest into a 90 minute musical comedy - from 14 October to 2 November 2018.


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The Incident at Canada Water Theatre

14 September 2018

Joakim Daun's new play, coming to Canada Water Theatre this October, tackles belonging, migration, racism and power.


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Autumn season at Ovalhouse

13 September 2018

Ovalhouse's autumn season brings together an outstanding collection of six new shows plus seven FiRST BiTES that, for the first time, are all co-produced in-house.


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Love, Genius and a Walk - new dates announced

12 September 2018

Mixing a modern love story with fact-based historical drama, Love, Genius and a Walk continues its London pub theatre tour in October with dates at the Drayton Arms and Etcetera Theatre.


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The Teind at the Old Red Lion

11 September 2018

A personalised, choose-your-own-adventure horror story unfolds through daily interactions with characters over three weeks via email, text or social media, before a final face-to-face interaction ...


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The Sword of Alex at the White Bear Theatre

6 September 2018

The Sword of Alex, by award-winning playwright Rib Davis and starring Kate Terence, Georgia Winters, Patrick Regis and DK Ugonna, examines how identity fares in the struggle between the political and the personal.


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The Lesson at The Hope Theatre

4 September 2018

Eugen Ionseco's dark comic-drama, The Lesson, gets an airing as The Hope Theatre's seventh in-house production, directed by Matthew Parker.


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Jericho's Rose from Althea Theatre

31 August 2018

Althea Theatre return to London, following their US tour, with Jericho's Rose at The Hope Theatre from 16 October to 3 November.


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Like Lions at The Bread & Roses Theatre

28 August 2018

Pregnant Fish Theatre will bring their new production - Like Lions - to The Bread & Roses Theatre as part of the Clapham Fringe this October.


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Side Show at the CLF Art Cafe

16 August 2018

In the debut production from new theatre company Pint of Wine, Lauren Edwards and Katie Beudert star as conjoined twins Violet and Daisy Hilton in the musical 'Side Show', due at the CLF Art Cafe from 2 to 13 October 2018.


GUY: A New Musical

14 August 2018


An uplifting new musical about modern masculinity, body image, and the hook-ups and downs of dating in the 21st century is heading to the King's Head Theatre from 28 August.


Hear Me Howl at the Old Red Lion

13 August 2018


From Lights Down Productions comes HEAR ME HOWL - a bitingly honest portrayal of one woman's personal revolution, playing at the Old Red Lion Theatre from 18 to 29 September 2018.


Tennessee Williams' play at the King's Head

7 August 2018


Never performed in the writer's lifetime, 'And Tell Sad Stories Of The Deaths Of Queens' gets a short airing as part of the Islington venue's 2018 Queer Season.


Casting announced for Square Rounds

3 August 2018


The Finborough Theatre has announced the all-female ensemble cast for Tony Harrison's Square Rounds to be presented by Proud Haddock from 4 to 29 September 2018.


Caterpillar at Theatre503

31 July 2018


Alison Carr's play, Caterpillar, a finalist in the Theatre503 playwrighting award 2016, gets its world premiere this Autumn.


Love, Genius and a Walk - tour

15 July 2018


Artistic Director steps down at The Bunker Theatre

11 July 2018


The White Rose: The Story of Sophie Scholl

9 July 2018


Reading Gaol at Theatre N16

6 July 2018


Thirteen Cycles at the Rosemary Branch Theatre

27 June 2018


Lamplighters at the Old Red Lion

26 June 2018


The Camden Fringe 2018

20 June 2018


2018 Queer Season - King's Head Theatre

18 June 2018


Boxman at the Blue Elephant Theatre

11 June 2018


New season from Proforca Theatre Company

5 June 2018




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