London theatre news



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There or Here at the Park Theatre

16 January 2018

The UK Premiere of Jennifer Maisel's new comedy, There or Here, about outsourcing motherhood, plays from 23 January to 17 February 2018 at the Park Theatre.


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Still Ill at New Diorama

4 January 2018

Kandinsky's acclaimed medical drama, Still Ill, about psychosomatic illness and Functional Neurological Disorder, returns to New Diorama from 16 to 27 January 2018.


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Songs for Nobodies

4 January 2018

Australian hit Songs For Nobodies, starring Bernadette Robinson, gets its European première at Wilton's Music Hall from 21 March 2018.


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The House of Bernarda Alba

19 December 2017

Fans of the work of Federíco García Lorca get another chance to see his masterpiece, as the Cervantes Theatre schedules an additional run of its 2017 version of The House of Bernarda Alba.


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The Handan Dream at Hackney Empire

18 December 2017

A contemporary re-telling of one of China's most beloved dramas, directed by one of the country's leading female directors, Wang Xiaodi, is destined for Hackney Empire in January.


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Cry, Blueberry at the Cockpit Theatre

5 December 2017

After a critically acclaimed run at the 2017 Camden Fringe, Richard Canal's tale of a clown seeking redemption returns to the Cockpit for a limited run in January 2018.


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Kathleen Turner: Finding My Voice

28 November 2017

Two-time Tony Award nominee and two-time Golden Globe Award winner Kathleen Turner appears at The Other Palace from 17 April 2018 in her debut cabaret, entitled 'Finding My Voice'.


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Snow-Pocalypse: Friendship Never Melts at Greenwich Theatre

24 November 2017

Clowning, silliness and light-up antlers feature in a show about the last two people in the world discovering a book which tells of something called 'Christmas'!


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A Very Very Very Dark Matter at The Bridge Theatre

9 November 2017

The Bridge Theatre will premiere a new play by Martin McDonagh in October next year with a cast led by Jim Broadbent.


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Jamaica Inn at the Tabard Theatre

3 November 2017

Jamaica Inn by Daphne du Maurier, adapted by Lisa Evans, is a dark and disturbing gothic tale where nothing is quite what it appears to be - premieres at the Tabard Theatre from 8 November 2017.


The Grift at the Town Hall Hotel

2 November 2017


Part theatre and part game, The Grift is an immersive, site-specific experience that will get its UK première staged in the historic Town Hall Hotel in London's Bethnal Green, from 23 January 2018.


Old Fools at Southwark Playhouse

1 November 2017


The world premiere of 'Old Fools' - Tristan Bernays' first play in London since the storming success of 'Boudica' at The Globe - at Southwark Playhouse from 14 March 2018.


The Tailor-Made Man

23 October 2017


Casting is announced for the 25th anniversary production of The Tailor-Made Man due at the White Bear Theatre from 7 November 2017.


Le Gateau Chocolat: Icons

11 October 2017


Opera and lycra loving cabaret sensation Le Gateau Chocolat returns to Soho Theatre for just 5 nights with a delicious musical homage to our best loved icons - from 31 October to 4 November 2017.


The Butch Monologues on tour

11 October 2017


Butches, masculine women and gender rebels share their powerful and human collection of secret stories celebrating vulnerability and desire - coming to Theatre Royal Stratford and Soho theatre in November.


In The Heights from The British Theatre Academy

10 October 2017


Old Joe's Fish 'n' Chill at The Bloomsbury Festival

9 October 2017


The Box of Delights

9 October 2017


The Terrible Infants at Wilton's Music Hall

21 September 2017


Legally Blonde The Musical on tour

20 September 2017


The Revlon Girl

17 September 2017


Tryst at the Tabard Theatre

11 September 2017


Prism at Hampstead Theatre

31 August 2017


Windows at the Finborough Theatre

21 August 2017


Reasons To Be Cheerful from Graeae Theatre Company

18 August 2017




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