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A Christmas Carol

Upcoming show

Christmas show

Chickenshed Theatre
Chickenshed Theatre - Rayne Theatre
21 Nov 2018 To 5 Jan 2019
Follow Ebenezer Scrooge's spooky encounters over the course of one incredible night, and his journey ultimately to become the friendly, charitable man who "knew how to keep Christmas well".


A Christmas Carol

Upcoming show

Christmas show

The Old Vic
The Old Vic
27 Nov 2018 To 18 Jan 2019
Transported to worlds past, present and future, Ebenezer Scrooge witnesses what a lifetime of fear and selfishness has led to and sees with fresh eyes the lonely life he has built for himself.


A Christmas Carol - The Musical

Upcoming show

Christmas show

Brookside Theatre
Brookside Theatre
12 Dec To 22 Dec 2018
Tells the story of Ebenezer Scrooge, a mean and lonely man who prefers money to people. But this Christmas Eve will be like no other as he is visited by the ghosts of his ex-partner and of Christmases Past, Present and Future.


A Christmas Story, The Musical

Upcoming show

Musical

Waterloo East Theatre
Waterloo East Theatre
28 Nov To 22 Dec 2018
Set in the 1940s in the fictional town of Hohman, Indiana, we follow young and bespectacled Ralphie Parker as he schemes his way toward the Christmas gift of his dreams, an official Red Ryder Carbine-Action 200-Shot Range Model Air Rifle.


A Family Outing - 20 Years On

Upcoming show

Drama

Barbican Theatre
Barbican Theatre - The Pit
27 Mar To 30 Mar 2019
Twenty years after bringing her parents onstage in the sublime A Family Outing, Ursula Martinez attempts to recreate the show, without her Dad, and with a mother who can no longer remember her lines.


A Flea in Her Ear

Upcoming show

Farce

Theatro Technis
Theatro Technis
5 Nov To 25 Nov 2018
Raymonde Chandebise, after years of wedded bliss, begins to doubt the fidelity of her husband, Victor Emmanuel, who has suddenly become sexually inactive. She confides her doubts to her old friend Lucienne, who suggests a trick to test him.


A Friendly Society

Upcoming show

Drama

Kiln Theatre
Kiln Theatre
26 Sep To 29 Sep 2019
In 1929 the Foresters' Friendly Society laid the foundations of a building which would be a vibrant community resource for generations to come. A play about Brent, for Brent, performed by the people of Brent.


A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Gynecologic Oncology Unit ...

Playing now

Drama

Finborough Theatre
Finborough Theatre
To 27 Oct 2018
Karla, a foul-mouthed twenty-something comedian, and Don, a middle-aged man embroiled in a nasty divorce, are brought together unexpectedly when their cancer-stricken mothers become roommates in the hospital.


A Glimpse Of The Domesticity Of Franklin Barnabas

Playing now

Drama

Pentameters Theatre
Pentameters Theatre
To 21 Oct 2018
The play contains a witty portrait of Shaw's great friend, G.K. Chesterton and takes a comic look at unfaithful husbands and the women who pursue them.


A Guide for the Homesick

Playing now

Thriller

Trafalgar Studios
Teddy is searching for a friend for the night. Jeremy is searching for a beer. Worlds apart and miles away from home, two strangers, consumed by their own secrets, find each other in a hotel room in Amsterdam.


A Hero of Our Time

Upcoming show

Drama

Arcola Theatre
Arcola Theatre
19 Nov To 15 Dec 2018


Sex, power, love, alienation and violence. A thrilling Russian dissection of the cruel and complicated games played by men, laying intimate thoughts unflinchingly bare. You are invited into the mind of a soldier.


A Lad In Soho

Upcoming show

Panto

Sanctum Hotel
Sanctum Hotel - Cinema Space
14 Dec To 23 Dec 2018
Join Aladdin, Widow Twanky, Wished Washee, The Evil Lady Abanazer, Princess, Jasmine, and the most outrageous Genie ever to be seen in pantomime history for the most magical carpet ride this Christmas.


A Little Bit of Life

Upcoming show

Musical

The Bread & Roses Theatre
The Bread & Roses Theatre
11 Dec To 15 Dec 2018
Life is a mystery for teenage Marty. His parents grew up in the era of 60s revolution, Jacque took part in student riots in Paris in 1968 and after meeting Anne they both escaped to America in search of freedom and pursuit of happiness.


A Midsummer Night's Dream

Upcoming show

Shakespeare - comedy

Orange Tree Theatre
Orange Tree Theatre
5 Nov To 24 Nov 2018
Up to 15 young people on the spectrum become the participants for each performance, sitting with seven actors in a circle on stage. The actors encourage the participants to play sensory games which unravel the story of A Midsummer Night's Dream.


A National Scandal

Playing now

Drama

Upstairs at the Gatehouse
Helped by his aristocratic lover Edwina Mountbatten, cabaret singer "Hutch" has become Britain's first black superstar. In the libel case which follows, Edwina is ordered to appear in court to deny ever having met Hutch.


A Piece of My Heart

Playing now

Drama

New Wimbledon Theatre
This is a powerful, true drama of six women who went to Vietnam: three nurses, a Red Cross worker, an Army intelligence officer, and a country western/pop singer booked by an unscrupulous agent to entertain the troops.


A Pupil

Upcoming show

Play with music

Park Theatre
Park Theatre - Park 90
31 Oct To 24 Nov 2018


In a dilapidated North London bedsit, Simona, a disgraced violinist is preparing to kill herself. The surprise arrival of Ye, an aspiring musician and wealthy heiress, throws her plans into disarray.


A Slight Ache / The Dumb Waiter

Upcoming show

Drama

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Harold Pinter Theatre
31 Jan To 23 Feb 2019
The Pinter at The Pinter season culminates with two unmissable comedies that explore the political machinations of the powerful and the powerless.


A Small Place

Upcoming show

Drama

Gate Theatre
Gate Theatre
8 Nov To 1 Dec 2018


For the first time ever, Jamaica Kincaid's searing essay about Western colonial exploitation is adapted for the stage. Fly with us to Antigua and take a closer look at the past, the present and where we really are.


A Very Very Very Dark Matter

Playing now

Drama

The Bridge Theatre
The Bridge Theatre
To 6 Jan 2019
In a townhouse in Copenhagen works Andersen, a teller of exquisite and fantastic children's tales beloved by millions. But the true source of his stories dwells in his attic upstairs, her existence a dark secret kept from the outside world.




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