London theatre news



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A Lesson from Auschwitz - New Wimbledon Theatre

18 June 2018

A unique theatrical production explores how and why the Nazis did what they did, shedding light on the mentality of the perpetrators and the disturbing reality of life in a death camp.


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Club Tropicana The Musical

18 June 2018

A fun-packed trip back in time to the electric 80's is in store with the world premiere of Club Tropicana The Musical, a summer adventure of love in the sun, with a soundtrack of smash-hit pop classics.


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Shakespeare Trilogy on the BBC

14 June 2018

The Donmar Warehouse's all-female Shakespeare Trilogy, directed by Phyllida Lloyd, will be available throughout the UK from Sunday 17 June as part of the BBC's Hear Her season.


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New shows at Above The Stag

14 June 2018

Above the Stag announces upcoming shows: The Penetration Play and The Chemsex Monologues in its new studio theatre and E. M. Forster's Maurice in the main house.


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Theatre festivals in July 2018

13 June 2018

Plenty of theatre festivals to enjoy up and down the country next month with Underbelly, LIFT and the London Burlesque Festivals continuing, and River Stage and Greater Manchester Fringe among others starting-up.


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The Cloakroom Attendant - Tristan Bates Theatre

13 June 2018

After successful performances at the Wallace Collection in London, in Copenhagen and in Athens, Dimitra Barla's autobiographical one-woman show, directed by Natalie Katsou, arrives at the Camden Fringe.


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River Stage Festival 2018

13 June 2018

London's largest free outdoor arts festival returns for a fourth year this July and August with five weekends of live music, DJ's, family workshops, club nights and theatre from the National Theatre and friends ...


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Summer and Smoke at the Duke of York's Theatre

13 June 2018

Rebecca Frecknall's 'shiveringly beautiful production' of Tennessee Williams' Summer and Smoke transfers to the West End for a strictly limited season - tickets now on sale from £13.


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Kinky Boots to close in January

12 June 2018

After 4 years in the West End, Kinky Boots at the Adelphi announces closing date of 12 January 2019 - but there's still time to get to see it with some special ticket offers.


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Many Rivers Crossed at the Landor Space

12 June 2018

New one-man play Many Rivers Crossed, written and directed by Richard Canal and performed by Emeson Nwolie, examines guilt and violence in this piece about the infamous Angolan dictator Jonas Savimbi.


Barry Humphries' Weimar Cabaret at the Barbican

12 June 2018


Barry Humphries and cabaret diva Meow Meow host a risqué, sophisticated and seductive tribute to the jazz-infused music of the Weimar Republic at the Barbican from 11 July.


Boxman at the Blue Elephant Theatre

11 June 2018


Flugelman Productions with StoneCrabs Theatre will present the London premiere of an intimate and deeply moving one-man play by Australian playwright Daniel Keene, directed by Edwina Strobl - from 4 July.


RADA Festival 2018

10 June 2018


Three shows from RADA graduates showcase inventive and exciting theatre and performance in the 2018 RADA Festival from 27 June to 7 July.


A Midsummer Night's Dream from The Faction

6 June 2018


Casting has been announced for The Faction's upcoming version of A Midsummer Night's Dream due at Wilton's musical from 26 June.


Old Vic's Autumn/ Winter Productions for 2018

5 June 2018


Two world premieres, a UK premiere and the return of a much loved, joyful Christmas hit production feature in Part 1 of Matthew Warchus' fourth season at The Old Vic.


New season from Proforca Theatre Company

5 June 2018


Misanthrope at Camden People's Theatre

4 June 2018


It Happened in Key West - Charing Cross Theatre

4 June 2018


Riot Act at the King's Head Theatre

4 June 2018


LMTO season

2 June 2018


A Musical Celebration Of Andrew Lloyd Webber

30 May 2018


Everything's happening for Jamie

30 May 2018


West End Live 2018

30 May 2018


Queen's Theatre's 65th birthday bash

29 May 2018


Casting announced for Allelujah!

29 May 2018




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