London theatre news



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Love, Genius and a Walk - tour

15 July 2018

Mixing a modern love story with fact-based historical drama, Love, Genius and a Walk transfers from New York for a short London pub theatre tour, with dates at the Rose and Crown, and the Rosemary Branch Theatres.


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Around the World in 80 Days at The Union Theatre

12 July 2018

Phil Willmott and Annemarie Lewis-Thomas' musical adaptation of Jules Verne's classic novel, 'Around the World in 80 Days', heads to the Union Theatre from 8 August.


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Artistic Director steps down at The Bunker Theatre

11 July 2018

Joshua McTaggart is to leave his role as Artistic Director of The Bunker Theatre with applications now being sought for a replacement.


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Casting announced for shows at The Scoop

11 July 2018

London's Free Open Air Theatre has announced cast and crew for their new adaptations of The Wonderful Wizard of Oz and King Arthur, now in their 15th year at the outdoor amphitheatre The Scoop.


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The White Rose: The Story of Sophie Scholl

9 July 2018

Based on a true story, The White Rose recounts the final days of Sophie Scholl, a 21-year-old student who led the only major act of German civil disobedience during the Second World War - at the Jack Studio Theatre from 17 July.


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Reading Gaol at Theatre N16

6 July 2018

London Fringe theatre company Proforca present Reading Gaol, an adaptation of Oscar Wilde's final work, at Theatre N16 from 23 July.


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Dietrich - Natural Duty returns to London

4 July 2018

Created and performed by Peter Groom, this Vault Festival 5 star-rated, sell-out show makes a welcome return to London at Wilton's Music Hall this November.


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Have your say about performing arts in Havering & South Essex

29 June 2018

The Queen's Theatre Hornchurch's artistic director invites everyone in the local community who are engaged in the arts to come together on Saturday 11 August to create a plan for a thriving arts scene in Havering.


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Thirteen Cycles at the Rosemary Branch Theatre

27 June 2018

Improvisation experts Project2 will make a new sci-fi movie on stage every night, featuring a live soundtrack and projection-mapped interactive visuals, in a geeky, interactive show where science-fiction and theatre collide.


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The British Musicals Collection

26 June 2018

Theatrical Rights Worldwide is launching a major search to discover the next generation of great British musicals to add to The British Musicals Collection ...


Lamplighters at the Old Red Lion

26 June 2018


In a one-man interactive spy story, that's part game, part interactive theatre, part improv comedy, Neil Connolly plays a Spymaster and the audience his spy network - from 24 July to 18 August.


Dust transfers to Trafalgar Studios

23 June 2018


A refreshing, caustic and comedic treatment of one woman's depression and suicide, Milly Thomas's award-winning Dust will be transferring to Trafalgar Studios with a run from 4 September to 13 October 2018.


Cast announced for The Three Musketeers

23 June 2018


Casting has been announced for Iris Theatre's The Three Musketeers, an exciting promenade production which will be playing at St. Paul's Church in Covent Garden from 2 August to 2 September 2018.


Say My Name!

20 June 2018


'Say My Name! - The Unauthorised 'Breaking Bad' Parody Musical', is a new musical currently seeking funding for a production later this year, or early 2019.


Grimeborn 2018 productions

20 June 2018


Arcola Theatre has announced the 17-strong line-up of productions in this year's Grimeborn Opera Festival which begins on 24 July 2018.


Pigspurt's Daughter at Hampstead Theatre

20 June 2018


The Camden Fringe 2018

20 June 2018


Incoming Festival in London and Manchester

19 June 2018


2018 Queer Season - King's Head Theatre

18 June 2018


A Lesson from Auschwitz - New Wimbledon Theatre

18 June 2018


Club Tropicana The Musical

18 June 2018


Shakespeare Trilogy on the BBC

14 June 2018


New shows at Above The Stag

14 June 2018


Theatre festivals in July 2018

13 June 2018


The Cloakroom Attendant - Tristan Bates Theatre

13 June 2018




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