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Radiant Vermin

Upcoming show

Black comedy

Jack Studio Theatre
Jack Studio Theatre
20 Nov To 1 Dec 2018
In this diabolically funny, vicious dark comedy a government department has found an ingenious solution to the twin dilemmas of housing shortage and homelessness.


Rain Man

Upcoming show

Drama

Richmond Theatre
Richmond Theatre
5 Nov To 10 Nov 2018
When self-centred salesman Charlie Babbitt discovers that he has a long-lost older brother, Raymond, who has inherited the family multimillion dollar fortune, he sets out to get 'his half'.


Ralegh: The Treason Trial

Upcoming show

Drama

Sam Wanamaker Playhouse
Sam Wanamaker Playhouse
24 Nov To 30 Nov 2018
Winchester Great Hall. 17 November, 1603. The air is alive with the silence of a thousand expectant eyes. Ralegh enters, slowly, walking with a cane, neither proud nor defiant, concealing a limp with a studied control.


Rapunzel

Upcoming show

Panto

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Hoxton Hall
13 Dec To 30 Dec 2018
Hold on to your hair and prepare for the magical re-telling of the classic fairytale, Rapunzel. Packed with songs, comedy and lots of audience participation, this is sure to be filled with festive delight, 'Oh yes it is!'


Rats

Upcoming show

Black comedy

Etcetera Theatre
Etcetera Theatre
20 Nov To 25 Nov 2018


In a dystopian future where everyone's ego are chemically suppressed at birth, one man has saved up enough money and pays for the procedure to restore his ego. He immediately regrets this decision and desperately seeks to get rid of it again.


Raymond Briggs' Father Christmas

Upcoming show

Christmas show

Lyric Hammersmith
Lyric Hammersmith - Studio
21 Nov To 30 Dec 2018
Join Santa as he awakes from a dream of sun, sea and sand only to find it is the busiest day of the year: Christmas Eve.


Ready Steady Colour's Christmas Feast

Upcoming show

Christmas show

Unicorn Theatre
Unicorn Theatre - Foyle Studio
15 Dec To 27 Dec 2018
Take a seat in our make-believe Christmas restaurant, choose your 'food' and colour it in. And while you're decorating your plate, the restaurant's waiting-staff will entertain you with comedy, music and storytelling.


Reboot: Shorts 2

Playing now

Multi-show

The Bunker
The Bunker
To 22 Oct 2018
Hot on the trail of their spring show, Reboot Theatre returns to the Bunker with a series of new, short plays by emerging writers.


Rendezvous In Bratislava

Upcoming show

Drama

Battersea Arts Centre
Battersea Arts Centre
13 Nov To 24 Nov 2018
Miriam and her granddad are making a cabaret together. They're the perfect double act: he's got the stories, she loves telling them, and they both have a flair for the theatrical. The only problem is - they've never met.


Return To Elm House

Upcoming show

Immersive

Battersea Arts Centre
Battersea Arts Centre
1 Dec To 30 Dec 2018
A long time ago, on the very spot where Battersea Arts Centre now stands, a brave woman known for her generosity, wisdom and care, lived in Elm House. A new immersive adventure for children and families.


Richard II

Upcoming show

History

Sam Wanamaker Playhouse
Sam Wanamaker Playhouse
22 Feb To 21 Apr 2019
Beset by problems at home and abroad, a capricious king is forced to relinquish his 'hollow crown'. As his supporters abandon him and his power trickles away, Richard reflects with startling eloquence on the disintegration of his status and identity.


Richard III

Upcoming show

Shakespeare - history

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Alexandra Palace
13 Mar To 31 Mar 2019
After decades of civil war, the nation hangs in the balance. Enter Richard, Duke of Gloucester, to change the course of history. Richard was not born to be a king, but he's set his sights on the crown.


Ricky Gervais Plus Special Guests

Playing now

Drama

Pleasance - IslingtonVideo available for this show
Pleasance - Islington - Mainhouse
Dates not yet announced
No closing date announced.
Inspired by the first man in America to plead insanity as his defence, award-winning writer Camilla Whitehill and Strictly Arts examine the unspoken link between mental health and systemic racism.


Rise and Fall

Upcoming show

Kids/ family

Little Angel Theatre
Little Angel Theatre - Studios
30 Jan To 3 Feb 2019
In Rise And Fall you'll meet all manner of balloons from small floating moons to vast bouncing orbs. Forever expanding and contracting, balloons are free to float, fly and sway. Hold your breath and go sailing away.


Robin Hood

Upcoming show

Panto

Paul Robeson Theatre
Paul Robeson Theatre
14 Dec To 30 Dec 2018
Robin Hood, the prince of thieves is on a mission with his merry band of men to get robbin' the rich to feed the poor. Along the way he meets fair Maid Marion and they must undertake a quest to save the poor people of Hounslow from the evil Prince.


Robin Hood - The Pantomime

Upcoming show

Panto

Putney Arts Theatre
Putney Arts Theatre
13 Dec To 22 Dec 2018
Our Fairy Godmother has had another makeover and is ready once again to use her magic to put the world to rights. This year she's in Nottingham where an evil sheriff is supporting the rich, taxing the poor and threatening to build a wall.


Robinson Crusoe

Upcoming show

Panto

Greenwich Theatre
Greenwich Theatre
23 Nov 2018 To 13 Jan 2019


Starring panto favourite Andrew Pollard, this year's offering is an action-packed adventure awash with pirates, romance, exotic creatures and songs-a-plenty! Hit the high seas with Robinson as he battles the wicked Pirate Queen to find the lost gold.


Rock Of Ages

Upcoming show

Musical

New Wimbledon Theatre
This musical will have you singing and laughing along with its epic songs, including We Built This City, The Final Countdown, Here I Go Again, Can't Fight this Feeling and I Want To Know What Love Is played loud and proud by an awesome live band.


Romea and Julian

Upcoming show

Shakespeare

The Bread & Roses Theatre
The Bread & Roses Theatre
6 Nov To 10 Nov 2018
Set on an estate in South-East London, where the young people are left to their own devices and where carrying a knife is second nature, we follow the tragic journey of these two lovers over the course of 90 blood pumping minutes.


Romeo and Juliet

Upcoming show

Shakespeare - tragedy

The Rose PlayhouseVideo available for this show
The Rose Playhouse
25 Oct To 28 Oct 2018
In a strange, uncertain place beyond the end of the story, two star-crossed lovers try desperately to reach each other, seeking answers for their short-lived life.




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