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Torn Apart (Dissolution) at the Hope Theatre

23 May 2017

Following a critically acclaimed run at Theatre N16 last September, No Offence Theatre's Torn Apart (dissolution) transfers to Islington's Hope Theatre from 4 July.

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The Encounter from Complicite

22 May 2017

A video treat here - available online until 25 August - recorded in 2016, performed and directed by Simon McBurney.

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Mad Man Sad Woman

22 May 2017

Coronation Street comes to the East End in Chilean writer Juan Radrigán's powerful play, Mad Man Sad Woman, destined for The Space from 20 June to 8 July 2017.

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West End Bares 2017

22 May 2017

Combining the razzle dazzle of the West End with the naughtiness of burlesque, West End Bares returns to the Novello Theatre on Sunday 29th October at 7-00 and 9-30pm.

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Antony & Cleopatra cinema screening

19 May 2017

Part of the RSC's ROME season, this version of Antony & Cleopatra directed by Iqbal Khan will be broadcast live to cinemas on 24 May 2017.

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AISHA at the Hen and Chickens Theatre

17 May 2017

New young writer/director AJ presents his first play which, through rhythmic verse, discusses the practice and repercussions of child marriage - from 13 to 24 June 2017.

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RSC Hamlet on tour

17 May 2017

The RSC's Hamlet, with Paapa Essiedu as the Prince of Denmark, will be touring from January 2018 and is slated to stop-off at the Hackney Empire from 6 to 31 March.

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Theatre festivals in June 2017

17 May 2017

It's blooming June next month and there are lots of festivals kicking-off or continuing in the capital and around the UK - check-out our complete list and start planning your visits.

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I Know You of Old

16 May 2017

After their 2016 success with a show entitled 'Macbeths', GOLEM! returns with another reimagined and repurposed Shakespeare adaptation, from 13 June to 1 July at Islington's Hope Theatre.

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The Scar Test

16 May 2017

The world premiere of The Scar Test - a snapshot of life inside the infamous Yarl's Wood Immigration Removal Centre - on tour and at Soho Theatre from 5 July 2017.

London Devised Theatre Intensive

16 May 2017

A new two-week workshop for theatre makers to share and expand their practice of devising theatre takes place in London from 15 to 27 October 2017.

So this is what happened - May 2017

16 May 2017

The power of words is celebrated in this monthly storytelling session where real people tell their real stories at Omnibus in Clapham - 25 May starting at 7-30pm.

The Misanthrope

16 May 2017

Exchange Theatre returns to the Drayton Arms Theatre with The Misanthrope, by Moliere, as part of their yearly Bastille Festival - a celebration of French theatre, performed in English and French.

The Passion Of The Playboy Riots

15 May 2017

A new play based on the published writings of W. B. Yeats and Lady Gregory, tells the true story of the role played by theatre in the origins of the IRA.

I Loved Lucy at the Arts Theatre

15 May 2017

Following an acclaimed UK premiere at Jermyn Street Theatre in 2016, I Loved Lucy gets a further West End run from 19 July to 2 September 2017.

This Is Not Culturally Significant

15 May 2017

From Page to Stage 2017

15 May 2017

The Gap In The Light

13 May 2017

Ian McKellen with Shakespeare, Tolkien, Others & You

13 May 2017

Venus in Fur

12 May 2017

RSC's Rome Season

12 May 2017


12 May 2017


11 May 2017

Figures of Speech

10 May 2017

Final weeks for Curious Incident

9 May 2017

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