London theatre news

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Les Musketieres Du Trois

5 July 2016

A new stage version of Alexandre Dumas' classic novel The Three Musketeers, from Rats With Wings Theatre, explores the comedic speech of the body beyond words - at Blue Elephant Theatre from tomorrow, 6 July 2016.

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A Night of Hope

2 July 2016

Good Chance established a theatre in the Jungle refugee camp in Calais last year, now they need your help to raise funds to do more and are holding a fundraiser in the Spiegeltent at London Wonderground on 4 July 2016.

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The Hollywood Special Effects Show

1 July 2016

This show at the Rose Theatre Kingston takes you behind the scenes of Hollywood blockbusters to discover the science and secrets of creating movie magic - 6 and 7 August 2016.

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Half of Me - A Scratch Night

1 July 2016

Part of London Writers' Week, this scratch night presents a selection of pieces inspired by the experiences of people born by assisted reproductive technologies (ARTs) - at the Platform Theatre on 8 July 2016.

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The Deep Blue Sea - NT Live

1 July 2016

Terence Rattigan's play The deep Blue Sea, currently playing at the National's Lyttleton Theatre, is heading for cinemas from 1 September 2016.

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Nina Conti - In Your Face

29 June 2016

British comedy award-winning ventriloquist Nina Conti uses face masks to turn her audience members into puppets and improvises a hilarious new show every night - at the Criterion Theatre from 7 to 17 September 2016.

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Yard Theatre Autumn Season 2016

28 June 2016

Celebrating its fifth birthday in July, The Yard Theatre has announced the line-up of work for its Autumn Season with artistic director, Jay Miller, to tackle his third directorial assignment for the venue.

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Peter Schlemiel at Theatre N16

28 June 2016

Theatre N16 are hosting this new work as a direct transfer from its premiere at the Postgraduate Theatre Directors' season at Mountview Academy - performances from 4 to 7 July 2016.

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28 June 2016

Following a successful run at the Edinburgh Fringe last year, critically acclaimed Valiant is set to run throughout July as part of The So & So Arts Club's Women and War Festival.

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One Act Festival

28 June 2016

Writers get their chance to have their work showcased in London's longest running festival, back for it's 32nd year at the Lost Theatre from 11 to 15 July 2016.


27 June 2016

Camden Youth Theatre present a work-in-progress performance at Camden People's Theatre - 7 and 8pm on Monday 4 July 2016.

Festivals in July 2016

26 June 2016

Here's our list of upcoming theatre festivals in July - includes Greenwich & Docklands International Festival, NT Connections Festival, One Act Festival at Lost Theatre, and Women And War Festival from the So and So Arts Club.

Bread & Roses Playwrights' Circle

25 June 2016

A playwrighting circle where writers can share their work. Run by The Bread & Roses Theatre in Clapham, it's FREE and takes place on the last Monday of every month, next meeting on 27 June 2016.

Lambco Fringe Festival

23 June 2016

This festival - due to take place from 17 July to 21 August 2016 - is now destined for the Lost Theatre after the closure of the Landor.


21 June 2016

Part of Punk London - a celebration of 40 years of punk heritage and influence in London - Gregory S. Moss's punkplay is heading to Southwark Playhouse from 7 September to 1 October 2016.

Something Wonderful

20 June 2016

Twelfth Night ... with a Cast of Comedians

20 June 2016

La bohème at The King's Head Theatre

20 June 2016

Incoming Festival 2016 - Programme

20 June 2016

UK premiere of award-winning American play

19 June 2016

The Doctor in Spite of Himself

17 June 2016

Bugsy Malone returns to the Lyric Hammersmith

15 June 2016

The Secret Garden

13 June 2016

Windsor Repertory Festival

11 June 2016

A Midsummer's Dream Cycle Ride

11 June 2016

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