London theatre news



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seeds embarks on UK Tour

4 December 2019


Shortlisted for the Alfred Fagon Award, Mel Pennant's seeds embarks on a UK tour in 2020, with a run in London at Soho Theatre from 24 March.


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Hello, Dolly! with Imelda Staunton

22 November 2019


Reuniting director Dominic Cooke and Imelda Staunton, Hello, Dolly! heads to the West End's Adelphi Theatre next August.


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Syndrome to premiere at Tristan Bates Theatre

19 November 2019


Tina Jay's new play will get its premiere next February at Tristan Bates Theatre, and marks the directorial debut of actor Jack Brett Anderson.


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Persona - opening production at Riverside Studios

18 November 2019


Persona - the world premiere of a new theatrical adaptation of Ingmar Bergman's 1966 Swedish psychological movie - will be the opening production in Studio 3 of the new Riverside Studios.


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VAULT Festival returns in 2020

13 November 2019


VAULT Festival, one of the largest arts festivals in the world, has launched tickets for its first round of shows for the 2020 festival, with the full programme due to be released on 3 December.


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The Watsons - West End transfer

13 November 2019


Tickets now on sale for the West End transfer of Laura Wade's new play, adapted from the unfinished novel by Jane Austen - at the Harold Pinter Theatre from 8 May 2020.


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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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Sara Bareilles to play Jenna in Waitress

4 November 2019


Sara Bareilles will reunite with Gavin Creel to make her West End debut in Waitress from 27 January to 7 March 2020 for a strictly limited six-week run.


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The Pirate Queen - charity gala performance

3 November 2019


Boublil And Schönberg's 'The Pirate Queen' will get a charity gala performance (in aid of Leukaemia UK) next February at the London Coliseum, marking its West End debut.


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Thriller Live to end record-breaking 11-year run

13 September 2019


Thriller Live will end its record-breaking 11-year run at the Lyric Theatre in April 2020 as plans are announced for major refurbishment of the venue.


Michael Ball to return in Hairspray

3 May 2019


Michael Ball is to reprise his Olivier Award-winning role as Edna Turnblad in Hairspray the Musical at the London Coliseum from April 2020 - tickets now on sale.




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