London theatre news



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Going Ape - Union Theatre

14 February 2020


This April, Dance Attic Studios transfers its in-house produced show Going Ape!, which challenges religion and science by bringing together various "first" humans.


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2019 Critics' Circle Theatre Awards

11 February 2020


Andrew Scott, Juliet Stevenson, Sharon D. Clarke, Sam Tutty and Hammed Animashaun win top acting awards at the 2019 Critics Circle Theatre Awards.


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Corpse! - coming to Park Theatre

10 February 2020


Casting has been announced for Clive Brill's major revival of Gerald Moon's razor-sharp comedy thriller - Corpse! - due at Park Theatre in March.


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BAC - world's first Relaxed Venue

10 February 2020


Battersea Arts Centre becomes the world's first Relaxed Venue, radically embedding access and inclusivity across all its activities, opening-up the venue to more people.


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Fundraising at Applecart Arts

10 February 2020


Applecart Arts have launched a crowdfunding campaign to support the redevelopment and renovation of their building, the Harold Road Centre in Upton Park, Newham.


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Iolanthe from Charles Court Opera

9 February 2020


Charles Court Opera will present a new production of Gilbert & Sullivan's witty, satirical operetta - Iolanthe - marking 10 years at the King's Head Theatre.


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Mark Gatiss adapts A Christmas Carol

9 February 2020


A new adaptation of Dickens' classic, written by and starring Mark Gatiss will have a Christmas run at London's Alexandra Palace after premiering at Nottingham Playhouse.


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Cast announced for Old Red Lion triptych

9 February 2020


Casting has been announced for a triptych coming to The Old Red Lion in March, headlined by Nuclear War from award-winning playwright Simon Stephens.


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Mushy: Lyrically Speaking - online screening

8 February 2020


Rifco Theatre are screening their hit production - Mushy: Lyrically Speaking - online this weekend until 9 February 2020.


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CASES at The Other Palace

8 February 2020


New musical CASES returns to the London stage at The Other Palace with a revamped score, additional songs and a new West End cast - from 31 March 2020.


Indecent Proposal - Southwark Playhouse

6 February 2020


10 to 4 Productions will present the world premiere of Indecent Proposal - a new musical which will run at Southwark Playhouse from Friday 29 May to Saturday 27 June.


The Shark Is Broken transfers

5 February 2020


A sell-out, smash hit of Edinburgh Fringe 2019, The Shark Is Broken now gets a West End transfer to the Ambassadors Theatre from May.


The Time Machine

4 February 2020


Inspired by H.G. Wells' The Time Machine, Creation Theatre takes audiences on a journey through the labyrinth of the iconic London Library - from 29 February.


Once Upon A Mattress

4 February 2020


Director Mark Giesser returns to Upstairs at the Gatehouse with Once Upon A Mattress, another classic musical rarely seen in London - from 5 to 29 March 2020.


CROOKS 1926 from COLAB

4 February 2020


Veteran immersive theatre company COLAB will stage their most ambitious project to date with their new show CROOKS 1926, a crime thriller and live-action boardgame.


The Importance of Being... Earnest?

4 February 2020



Charity Case - Drayton Arms

3 February 2020



Killing It - Vault Festival

1 February 2020



Too Pretty To Punch - on tour

30 January 2020



Chyna at Vault Festival

30 January 2020



Frida Kahlo: Viva La Vida!

29 January 2020



Dad's Army Radio Show on tour

29 January 2020



[THE COBBLED STREETS OF GENEVA]

29 January 2020



The Ballerina at Vault Festival

29 January 2020



West End Eurovision 2020

27 January 2020





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