London theatre news



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Redevelopment project at CPT

4 November 2019


Camden People's Theatre today announced plans to redevelop their performance and rehearsal spaces as well as transform their foyer for the first time in its 25 year history.


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Ovalhouse seeks new artistic director

23 October 2019


Deborah Bestwick, Director for over 20 years, will be departing from Ovalhouse ahead of its move to a new home in Brixton, leaving a job opening for a new Artistic Director/ CEO.


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Tabard Theatre relaunches as Chiswick Playhouse

9 October 2019


The Tabard Theatre relaunches (in honour of the area's illustrious theatrical heritage) as Chiswick Playhouse, with an exciting opening season starting in late October.


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One Man, Two Guvnors

25 September 2019


October provides another chance to catch Richard Bean's fabulously funny, One Man, Two Guvnors, at Queen's Theatre Hornchurch.


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Now Is The Time To Say Nothing

6 September 2019


Multimedia theatre heads to Battersea Arts Centre in October with Now Is The Time To Say Nothing - the story of Reem Karssli, a Syrian film-maker, and her on-the-ground experience during the early days of the conflict.


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Artistic Director to leave Iris Theatre

30 July 2019


Dan Winder is to leave Iris Theatre after 12 years at St Paul's Church in Covent Garden. He becomes Venue Director at Stanley Halls Grade II listed arts venue in South Norwood.


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Send In The Clowns Festival

29 July 2019


Four shows will offer the best in clowning, physical comedy and circus from some of the most promising companies in the UK, in The Space's Send In The Clowns Festival - from 6 to 17 August 2019.


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West End Bares 2019 - Stripped

26 July 2019


Taking over the iconic Troxy for one night only on Sunday 13th October, WEST END BARES, theatre's hottest annual fundraiser, will revisit some of the much loved and classic strips from its 10 year history.


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New literary manager for The Space

22 July 2019


The Space announces the appointment of Mike Carter as its new Literary Manager.


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Free Open Air Theatre Season 2019

3 May 2019


London's Free Open Air Theatre Season is back for another year in the stunning setting of The Scoop on the bank of the Thames, with 2 shows between 7 August and 1 September.


Autumn season at Queen's Theatre Hornchurch

12 April 2019


Queen's Theatre Hornchurch announces its autumn season to include two plays from Essex playwrights performing alongside each other as part of its Essex on Stage programme, as well as two major revivals of modern classics.


Overtures Piano Bar

1 April 2019


A new sing-along musical theatre piano bar - OVERTURES - has now opened its doors, just fifty yards from Marble Arch at the City of Quebec.


The Grenfell Project

6 March 2019


A devised, verbatim theatre piece investigating issues surrounding the Grenfell fire of June 2017 will be at Islington's Hope Theatre from 12 to 30 March 2019.


Launch of Essex on Stage

5 March 2019


Queen's Theatre Hornchurch will launch its innovative Essex on Stage programme on Saturday 23 March with the regional premiere of David Eldridge's In Basildon and play readings by three exciting Essex playwrights.


Casting announced for In Basildon

10 February 2019


Lucy Benjamin is to star in the homecoming revival of David Eldridge's In Basildon at Queen's Theatre Hornchurch from 14 to 30 March 2019.


New patron for Omnibus Theatre

7 February 2019



One Man, Two Guvnors

5 February 2019



Casting announced for Kiss Me Quickstep

22 January 2019



Launch of the Chapel Playhouse

16 December 2018



MT FEST UK

15 December 2018



Rifco Associates Call Out 2019

28 November 2018



'Twas the night before Christmas

12 November 2018



The Lehman Trilogy - Piccadilly Theatre

4 November 2018



Home, I'm Darling - Duke of York's Theatre

1 November 2018



Once gets 6 Offie award nominations

10 October 2018





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