London theatre news



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The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time returns

18 September 2018

Simon Stephens' play, The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time, returns to the West End this Christmas from 29 November 2018 to 23 February 2019, at the Piccadilly Theatre.


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#LoveTheatreDay 2018

18 September 2018

#LoveTheatreDay is back for 2018 on November 14th. The day celebrates theatre around the world using #LoveTheatreDay on Twitter and other social media platforms.


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Madani Younis announces departure from Bush Theatre

5 September 2018

The Bush Theatre' Artistic Director and Chief Executive announces his departure to take on the role of Creative Director of the Southbank Centre.


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New Artistic Director at The Bunker

4 September 2018

The Bunker has announced that Chris Sonnex is to be its new Artistic Director, taking up the post with immediate effect and replacing founding Artistic Director Joshua McTaggart.


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Abi at Queen's Theatre Hornchurch

27 August 2018

Commissioned as a contemporary response to Mike Leigh's classic comedy, Abigail's Party, Atiha Sen Gupta's play Abi will be at Queen's Theatre Hornchurch from 4 to 22 September.


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Jekyll & Hyde at Chickenshed

20 August 2018

Coming soon to Chickenshed is a fearless and innovative new production of Robert Louis Stevenson's story, boldly told with music, movement and youthful vigour.


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West End Bares 2018

19 August 2018

Join over 100 stunning performers from the West End and beyond as they dare to bare for the 9th edition of West End Bares, raising funds for the Make a Difference Trust on 28 October 2018.


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An Evening with Anthony Daniels

13 August 2018

Best known for playing C-3PO in the Star Wars film series, Anthony Daniels will be Chickenshed's guest for an evening of conversation on Saturday 8 September at 7.30pm.


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Call out: Composer & Writer needed

3 August 2018

An innovative development programme to support musical theatre professionals is coming to the Queen's Theatre Hornchurch this Autumn having had two successful years in Wales.


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Have your say about performing arts in Havering & South Essex

29 June 2018

The Queen's Theatre Hornchurch's artistic director invites everyone in the local community who are engaged in the arts to come together on Saturday 11 August to create a plan for a thriving arts scene in Havering.


The British Musicals Collection

26 June 2018


Theatrical Rights Worldwide is launching a major search to discover the next generation of great British musicals to add to The British Musicals Collection ...


Cast announced for The Three Musketeers

23 June 2018


Casting has been announced for Iris Theatre's The Three Musketeers, an exciting promenade production which will be playing at St. Paul's Church in Covent Garden from 2 August to 2 September 2018.


River Stage Festival 2018

13 June 2018


London's largest free outdoor arts festival returns for a fourth year this July and August with five weekends of live music, DJ's, family workshops, club nights and theatre from the National Theatre and friends ...


LMTO season

2 June 2018


King, Camelot, Girlfriends and A Christmas Carol are the upcoming shows in The London Musical Theatre Orchestra's 2018 season.


A Musical Celebration Of Andrew Lloyd Webber

30 May 2018


In the year he releases his memoir, Unmasked, and the personally curated Platinum Collection album, Sunday 17th June sees the Royal Hospital Chelsea present a night of unique performances of Lloyd Webber's work.


Award nominations for Priscilla, Queen of the Desert

9 May 2018


4 Future Theatre Campaign

1 May 2018


Disabled Access Day 2019

19 March 2018


New London Theatre to be renamed

18 March 2018


Untold Stories New Writing Festival

20 January 2018


Access London Theatre Winter 2017

16 November 2017


Regent's Park Open Air Theatre's 2018 season

1 November 2017


Food Bank As It Is

24 October 2017


Theatre N16 looking for a new home

26 September 2017


NYT REP West End Season

19 September 2017




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