London theatre news
New patron for Omnibus Theatre
7 February 2019
Lord Michael Cashman, co-founder of Stonewall and leading LGBTQ+ equality rights advocate, is announced as Omnibus Theatre's newest high-profile patron.
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.
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.
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.
New London Theatre to be renamed
18 March 2018
A first for women in theatre as Andrew Lloyd Webber this week announced that the New London Theatre will be renamed The Gillian Lynne Theatre.
Access London Theatre Winter 2017
16 November 2017
The winter 2017 issue of the Access London Theatre brochure, listing assisted performances of shows taking place between December 2017 and February 2018, is available to download.
Theatre N16 looking for a new home
26 September 2017
After more than 178 productions and over 28,000 audience members through the door since moving to the Bedford in 2015, Theatre N16 is looking for a new home from December 2017.
Access London Theatre - Summer 2017
13 April 2017
The summer 2017 issue of the Access London Theatre brochure, listing assisted performances of shows taking place between May to August 2017, is now available.
St James Theatre Closes
30 January 2017
On Saturday 28 January, the St. James Theatre closed its doors for the last time. In the next two weeks it will morph into a new theatre - The Other Palace - which opens from Monday 13 February 2017.
Theatre events in February 2017
24 January 2017
Cinema screenings, awards, storytelling, networking and a whole lot more upcoming events in London theatres and elsewhere during next month.
Theatre festivals in February 2017
17 January 2017
Maybe you're still recovering from the excesses of the festive season, but it's already time to check-out what's coming-up in the festivals' department during February ...
Opening Night for Merton Arts Space
3 December 2016
Bucking the trend for closures and reduced funding for the arts, Merton Council opens its new Merton Arts Space at Wimbledon Library with its first professional production: Great Expectations from Attic Theatre Company.
ActDrop London Theatres' list on Twitter
15 November 2016
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The Trial of Hamlet
27 September 2016
Something a bit different here - actors in the witness box and real-life barristers deserting their chambers to try Hamlet. At Wyndham's Theatre on Sunday 27 November 2016, in aid of the annual Shakespeare Schools Festival.
Richmond Theatre Guided Tours
24 May 2016
This summer you get the chance to take a look behind the scenes at Richmond Theatre with tours running from next Saturday - 28 May 2016 - through til the end of August.
Royal Court On Screen
23 May 2016
Temporary Theatre to close
20 April 2016
Twitter updates for London Theatres
8 April 2016
Cabaret Fundraiser at The Union Theatre
29 March 2016
Camden Fringe 2016
23 March 2016
Spring Season at the Bread & Roses Theatre
23 March 2016
21 March 2016
The Festival - Hampstead Theatre
15 March 2016
News in brief
12 March 2016
Name a seat campaign
3 March 2016