London theatre news



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Bury The Hatchet at Vault Festival

6 February 2018

Out Of The Forest Theatre re-examine the case of Lizzie Borden and the demise of her father and stepmother who were found dead in Fall River, Massachusetts on the morning of August 4th, 1892.


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London Student Drama Festival 2018

31 January 2018

For its 6th year, the London Student Drama Festival will be at the West End's Duchess Theatre for the finals of its new writing competition and at The Bunker for the debut of 'Play in a Day'.


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I'd Be Lost Without It on tour

30 January 2018

Wet Picnic will be touring their new production, I'd Be Lost Without It, from 23 February to 16 March, stopping off in London at Stratford Circus Arts Centre.


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Hot Lips and Cold War

30 January 2018

A new musical play by Lizzie Freeborn is set in the White House during the 1960s with President, John F. Kennedy and his long-suffering and much-admired wife, Jackie Kennedy, facing turmoil.


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Common People Festival

30 January 2018

Camden People's Theatre present a new fortnight-long festival of works that ask questions about class - from 17 to 28 April 2018.


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Angels With Dirty Accents

29 January 2018

A brand new theatre company, R KID, take a look at the state of homelessness, modern society, religion and morality in their debut production playing at The Cockpit from 31 January to 17 February 2018.


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Moonfleece at The Pleasance

29 January 2018

Lidless Theatre will be taking Philip Ridley's intense, thrilling, and hilarious exploration of modern Britain, Moonfleece, to The Pleasance Theatre from 21 March to 15 April 2018.


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Casting announced for 25th anniversary tour of Kindertransport

28 January 2018

Olivier-Award winning actress Suzan Sylvester returns to Diane Samuels' heart-felt drama, Kindertransport, in the role of mother Evelyn having performed as daughter Faith in the 1993 premiere production.


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The Shape of The Pain at Battersea Arts Centre

28 January 2018

Chris Thorpe and Rachel Bagshaw's award-winning show about a love affair seen through the eyes of someone with Complex Regional Pain Syndrome, heads for Battersea Arts Centre from 20 February.


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The House of Bernarda Alba

28 January 2018

Fans of the work of Federíco García Lorca get another chance to see his masterpiece, as the Cervantes Theatre presents another run of its 2017 version of The House of Bernarda Alba - from 12 February 2018.


Cast announced for Old Fools at Southwark Playhouse

25 January 2018


The cast is announced for the world premiere of Old Fools by Tristan Bernays, a surprising, touching and often humorous tale about a couple, one of whom is living with Alzheimer's - due at Southwark Playhouse from 14 March.


The Mikado at the King's Head Theatre

25 January 2018


'Masters of Gilbert and Sullivan in small spaces', Charles Court Opera, return to the King's Head with a slick and stylish new take on the much-loved comedic masterpiece 'The Mikado' - from 22 March.


San Domino - coming to Tristan Bates Theatre

24 January 2018


Musical drama, 'San Domino', heads to Tristan Bates theatre this June, recounting the story of men sentenced to five years confinement for degeneracy during Mussolini's persecution of homosexuals.


A Princess Undone - Park Theatre

23 January 2018


Final casting is announced for the London premiere of A Princess Undone, starring Felicity Dean as HRH The Princess Margaret, at Park Theatre from 20 February to 17 March 2018.


2018 panto at Queen's Theatre Hornchurch

23 January 2018


Jack and the Beanstalk has been announced as the 2018 panto at Queen's Theatre Hornchurch, and there's a special Early Bird ticket offer if you book before 31 March ...


Curtains at the Rose Theatre Kingston

22 January 2018


Frankenstein at The Space

22 January 2018


Dietrich - Natural Duty at Vault Festival

22 January 2018


Sprint 2018

20 January 2018


Untold Stories New Writing Festival

20 January 2018


Premiere of Gold Coast at Theatre503

20 January 2018


Myth: The Rise and Fall of Orpheus

19 January 2018


Cast announced for Transpotting Live

18 January 2018


Casting announced for Harold and Maude

16 January 2018


Kinky Boots celebrates 1000th performance

16 January 2018




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