London theatre news

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Sammy at the Lyric Hammersmith

29 May 2020

Update: due to the coronavirus crisis, Sammy at the Lyric Hammersmith has now been postponed and will be rescheduled at a later date.

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The Remote Read: A Separate Peace

30 April 2020

A revival of Tom Stoppard's A Separate Peace will be broadcast live on Saturday 2 May at 7pm raising money for technicians and creatives and The Felix Project.

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Farewell West End - from the cast of Thriller Live

28 April 2020

16 vocalists from Thriller Live's record run say farewell to the West End with Michael Jackson's 'Earth Song'.

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This Is Not Culturally Significant - watch online

28 April 2020

Critically acclaimed, two-time Edinburgh Fringe, London, and international sell-out, THIS IS NOT CULTURALLY SIGNIFICANT, is now available to watch online.

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Statement from Immersive Dracula

20 March 2020

Forced to postpone because of the coronavirus outbreak and venue closures, the team behind Immersive Dracula have issued a statement and launched a cast hardship fund.

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Thriller Live closes

19 March 2020

Following closure of West End theatres due to the Coronavirus outbreak, producers announce that Thriller Live delivered its final performance on Sunday 15 March 2020.

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Antic Disposition - anniversary show

16 March 2020

Antic Disposition will celebrate their 15th anniversary this summer with a restaging of A Midsummer Night's Dream at London's historic Gray's Inn Hall.

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Show cancelled due to Coronavirus

13 March 2020

Christopher Durang's Tony Award-winning comedy, 'Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike', due at Charing Cross Theatre from 21 March, has been postponed.

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CASES at The Other Palace

6 March 2020

New musical CASES returns to the London stage at The Other Palace with a revamped score, additional songs and a new West End cast - from 31 March 2020.

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Cast announced for Pipeline

5 March 2020

Casting is announced for the European premiere of Dominique Morisseau's new drama, Pipeline, directed by Jack Gamble, previewing from 26 March 2020 at Arcola Theatre.

JEW...ish returns to King's Head Theatre

5 March 2020

Written by Saul Boyer and Poppy Damon, JEW...ish gets another run at the King's Head Theatre, back by popular demand.

New Nordics Festival 2020

4 March 2020

The New Nordics Festival, showcasing the best new Nordic plays, will be at The Yard from 18 to 21 March, presented by Cut the Cord.

GHBoy at The Vaults

2 March 2020

Scott Ritchie Productions presents a disturbing psychological drama by debut playwright Paul Harvard and starring Jimmy Essex - at The Vaults from 29 April.

Hockey Mom, Hockey Dad at the Finborough

27 February 2020

Jimmy Walters directs the European premiere of Michael Melski's hit Canadian play - Hockey Mom Hockey Dad - due at the Finborough Theatre from 31 March.

The Merchant of Venice - on tour

27 February 2020

Tracy Ann Oberman is to star as Shylock in a new production of The Merchant of Venice set to tour from September with a stop-off at Rose Theatre Kingston.

In Our Bones at Vault Festival

27 February 2020

Buyer & Cellar - Above The Stag Theatre

23 February 2020

Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike

23 February 2020

100 million thank yous from SIX

21 February 2020

Snowflakes - Old Red Lion Theatre

20 February 2020

Going Ape - Union Theatre

14 February 2020

Cast announced for Old Red Lion triptych

9 February 2020

Mark Gatiss adapts A Christmas Carol

9 February 2020

Iolanthe from Charles Court Opera

9 February 2020

Mushy: Lyrically Speaking - online screening

8 February 2020

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