London theatre news

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Get 'Em Off!

29 April 2016

Emotions and more are apparently going to be laid bare in this 'outrageous new musical comedy' from Above The Stag Theatre - from 22 June 2016.

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The Buskers Opera

28 April 2016

Previews start today for this new show from the Park Theatre, written by Dougal Irvine (based on The Beggar's Opera by John Gay) and directed by Lotte Wakeham - continues to 4 June 2016.

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in the absence of silence

27 April 2016

A verbatim theatre piece from Chickenshed starts tonight and continues to 14 May 2016 - inspired by interviews conducted with women as part of an outreach project ...

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Theatre 2016

26 April 2016

An industry-wide conference for those interested in the future of theatre in the UK. Taking place in London in just over 2 weeks on Thursday and Friday 12 and 13 May 2016.

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Art in Antarctica

22 April 2016

Artist and performer Chris Dobrowolski is taking his fascinating and humorous tales of life in Antarctica on a UK tour with three dates in London at Shoreditch Town Hall on 4, 5, and 6 May 2016.

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Omnibus Edition

22 April 2016

Celebrate the written and spoken word with Omnibus Edition, Clapham's biggest and most ambitious literary festival yet. From Tue 3 to Sun 8 May ...

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Temporary Theatre to close

20 April 2016

The red wooden box with what look like four chimneys - otherwise known as the National's Temporary Theatre - which currently resides in Theatre Square, is heading for closure with the final performance on Saturday 7 May 2016.

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Shakespeare 400 - The Complete Walk

20 April 2016

On Saturday and Sunday, 23 and 24 April, The Complete Walk will feature 37 films on 37 screens along London's South Bank. The map of the route and locations for the films has now been published ...

Back online

19 April 2016

After a fraught couple of days, we are back online - as, indeed, you can obviously tell. We had our site deleted by code at a data centre which was ostensibly cleaning-up unwanted mess, but decided to opt for mass extinction instead ...

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National Theatre Live - encore screenings

13 April 2016

UK and international repeat screenings for Hangmen, The Audience, A View from the Bridge, War Horse, Frankenstein and One Man, Two Guvnors from 16 April 2016 ...

A Nation's Theatre Festival

13 April 2016

This festival is now in full-swing and continues throughout April and May 2016 - venues across London have joined forces to shine a light on shows made by artists based in villages, towns and cities across the UK.

Camden Youth Theatre

13 April 2016

Camden People's Theatre, Fitzrovia Centre and New Diorama Theatre have joined forces to set up a new Youth Theatre and they are holding auditions for new members on Mon 18 April 2016 at 7pm and 8pm.


11 April 2016

Starting today, Monday 11 April, the Print Room at the Coronet is presenting the first major revival in nearly thirty years of Deathwatch by Jean Genet, in a new translation by David Rudkin. Contnues to 7 May ...

Shakespeare in Shoreditch Festival 2016

11 April 2016

This festival returns from 20 to 30 April 2016 with a programme of plays and performances in celebration of Shakespeare's historical connection to Shoreditch, and to mark the quatercentenary of Shakespeare's death ...

The Complete Walk from Shakespeare's Globe

11 April 2016

Interesting idea here to celebrate the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare's death ... 37 specially-made short films from Shakespeare's 37 plays on display on the banks of the Thames during the weekend of 23 and 24 April 2016 ...

Cinderella at the Palladium

8 April 2016

The James Plays on tour

8 April 2016

Twitter updates for London Theatres

8 April 2016

Henry V Film Screening

7 April 2016

Olivier Awards 2016 - Winners

4 April 2016

Billy Elliot - the final performance

4 April 2016

Young Harts Writing Festival

3 April 2016

On The Night

30 March 2016

Theatre Festivals in April

30 March 2016

Cabaret Fundraiser at The Union Theatre

29 March 2016

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