London theatre news



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Fight Night at Vault Festival

19 December 2018

After winning the Innovation Award at last year's Vault Festival, Exit Productions return with the world premiere of 'Fight Night' - their most ambitious immersive project to date.


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Of Our Own Making - Tara Theatre

19 December 2018

Written and directed by Jonathan Brown, 'Of Our Own Making' takes an unsettling look at why people commit atrocities and the part we all play in creating those we label 'monsters'.


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'No Kids' on tour

17 December 2018

Written, directed and performed by George Mann and Nir Paldi, No Kids will be on tour from 24 January and at Battersea Arts Centre from 5 to 23 February 2019.


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Grist To The Mill Productions at The Playground

17 December 2018

Ross Ericson will star in two solo productions - The Unknown Soldier and Gratiano - at The Playground Theatre this coming January.


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Launch of the Chapel Playhouse

16 December 2018

Run by the team behind award-winning Bread & Roses Theatre in Clapham, the newly founded Chapel Playhouse gets its official launch on 19 January 2019.


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Casting announced for The Orchestra

13 December 2018

Casting is announced for a fairly rare outing of Jean Anouilh's The Orchestra which will be at Omnibus Theatre next January, directed by Kristine Landon-Smith.


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Camden People's Theatre turns 25 in 2019

12 December 2018

Next year sees the 25th birthday of Camden People's Theatre which will celebrate its trailblazing beginnings with a packed programme championing new work, amplifying diverse voices and unearthing local stories.


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Casting for The Daughter-in-Law

12 December 2018

Matthew Barker - star of the National Theatre's Husbands and Sons - returns to D H Lawrence, completing the cast of The Daughter-in-Law, back at the Arcola Theatre from 10 January 2019.


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New Diorama takeover at Vault Festival

5 December 2018

In a new partnership with Vault Festval, New Diorama will take over one theatre space to present some of the best shows by supported companies in recent years ...


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My Dad's Gap Year - Park Theatre

5 December 2018

Former EastEnders and Coronation Street star Michelle Collins will join the cast of Tom Wright's knockabout comedy, My Dad's Gap Year, destined for the Park Theatre from 30 January 2019.


A Lesson From Aloes - Finborough Theatre

4 December 2018


Acclaimed South African/British actor, writer and director Janet Suzman directs the first London production in 35 years of Athol Fugard's A Lesson From Aloes at the Finborough Theatre, playing from 27 February to 23 March 2019.


Welcome to the UK and Borderline

3 December 2018


Welcome to the UK gets its world premiere at The Bunker this January, brought to life by Borderline (a unique theatre ensemble created by PSYCHEdelight), and presented alongside the company's first production, Borderline.


The War of the Worlds from Rhum and Clay

28 November 2018


Rhum and Clay will premiere a radical adaptation of HG Wells' The War of the Worlds at New Diorama Theatre from 8 January to 9 February 2019.


Strike Up The Band from Alces Productions

28 November 2018


Director Mark Giesser returns to Upstairs at the Gatehouse with George and Ira Gershwin's madcap musical gem Strike Up The Band, written with George S. Kaufman in 1927.


Jean Anouilh's The Orchestra - Omnibus Theatre

27 November 2018


Jean Anouilh's The Orchestra gets a fairly rare airing at Omnibus Theatre next January, directed by Kristine Landon-Smith.


Agnes Colander - Jermyn Street Theatre

22 November 2018


Angry Alan - Soho Theatre

21 November 2018


Orpheus

20 November 2018


That Night Follows Day at Southbank Centre

19 November 2018


Sacha Guitry Ma Fille et Moi returns

14 November 2018


A Hero of Our Time - Arcola Theatre

13 November 2018


Lipstick: A Fairy Tale Of Iran - Omnibus Theatre

13 November 2018


Chasing Bono - Soho Theatre

12 November 2018


Violet to premiere at Charing Cross Theatre

12 November 2018


Anna Karenina - A new musical

8 November 2018




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