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Périclès, Prince de Tyr live stream

19 April 2018

Cheek By Jowl's Périclès, Prince de Tyr is live streamed FREE tonight from the Barbican at 7-30pm.


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The Gift of the Gab - world premiere

19 April 2018

Cast announced for The Gift of the Gab, a world premiere at the White Bear Theatre from Simon David Eden, the author of the acclaimed The Albatross 3rd & Main.


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The Daughter-in-Law at the Arcola

19 April 2018

Casting is announced for the first London staging in over 15 years of D H Lawrence's groundbreaking play The Daughter-In-Law, destined for the Arcola Theatre from 23 May.


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Sex With Robots and Other Devices

19 April 2018

A new play from award winning playwright Nessah Muthy, presented in a co-production between the King's Head Theatre and Cloakroom Theatre, will be at the Islington venue from 15 May.


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SIX on tour and in the West End

18 April 2018

New British musical SIX announces a UK tour, a run at the Edinburgh Fringe and a West End season at the Arts Theatre.


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F*cking Men at the King's Head Theatre

18 April 2018

Following smash-hit, sell-out runs in London, Edinburgh and Dublin, F*cking Men returns to the King's Head for a strictly limited three-week run from 16 May to 2 June.


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Sancho: An Act of Remembrance

16 April 2018

Wilton's Music Hall is to host the London premiere of Sancho: An Act Of Remembrance, acclaimed actor Paterson Joseph's one-man play that tells the extraordinary story of Charles Ignatius Sancho.


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At the Heart of Things from Vertebra Theatre

16 April 2018

A dance-puppetry performance inspired by Oscar Wilde's book De Profundis heads to the Blue Elephant Theatre from 19 April 2018.


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Casting announced for H.R.Haitch

16 April 2018

Casting is announced for H.R.Haitch, a right royal musical comedy, which plays at the Union Theatre from 9 May 2018.


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Into The Woods at the Cockpit Theatre

15 April 2018

A fresh new adaptation of James Lapine and Stephen Sondheim's Into the Woods, directed by Tim McArthur, boasts a 21st century twist - Cockpit Theatre from 23 May 2018.


Barry Humphries' Weimar Cabaret at the Barbican

15 April 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.


Eleanor Marx: The Jewess of Jews Walk

15 April 2018


A fascinating piece of South-East London history, regarding the life and death of Eleanor Marx, is being brought to life by Sydenham-based professional theatre company Spontaneous Productions.


Cockamamy by Louise Coulthard

15 April 2018


Following sell-out runs at Camden Fringe and Edinburgh Fringe, where it won the Lustrum Award for Outstanding Play, Cockamamy returns at Islington's Hope Theatre from 12 June.


Breaking Out Festival 2018

15 April 2018


A festival of world premiere shows by six of the country's most exciting emerging theatre companies, chosen by The Bunker's artistic team from over 45 different projects.


Knights Of The Rose announces first casting

13 April 2018


First casting is announced for the West End classic rock musical created by Jennifer Marsden that gets its world premiere at the West End's Arts Theatre from 29 June.


Cast announced for Killer Joe

13 April 2018


Nightclubbing at Camden People's Theatre

11 April 2018


Broken Wings at Theatre Royal Haymarket

11 April 2018


Dead or Alive? at Theatro Technis

11 April 2018


Casting for Tomorrow at Noon

11 April 2018


Don Juan at Hoxton Hall

10 April 2018


A Sockful of Custard at the Pleasance

10 April 2018


Autumn season from Queen's Theatre Hornchurch

9 April 2018


Isaac Came Home From The Mountain

9 April 2018


(B)old Festival at Southbank Centre

6 April 2018




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