Shows at London theatres


London Rep - Barbican Theatre


We have 13 shows listed in this category.

The Tempest

Upcoming show

Shakespeare - romance

Barbican TheatreVideo available for this show
Barbican Theatre
30 Jun To 18 Aug 2017
On a distant island a man waits. Robbed of his position, power and wealth, his enemies have left him in isolation. But this is no ordinary man, and this no ordinary island.


Crazy For You

Upcoming show

Musical

Barbican Theatre
In 1930s New York, banker Bobby Child is desperate to leave behind his inherited career for life on the stage with the Zangler's Follies. Sent to foreclose a rundown theatre in Nevada, he enters a whirlwind of romance, heartbreak and last chances.


Woyzeck in Winter

Upcoming show

Musical

Barbican Theatre
A poor soldier earns extra money for his family through menial jobs and participation in bizarre medical experiments. Brutalised by society and consumed with jealousy, he is driven to the far side of alienation and despair.


After the Rehearsal / Persona

Upcoming show

Drama

Barbican Theatre
Two Bergman screenplays are reimagined for the stage in a double bill about the chaotic lives of theatre people, exposing the fine line between art and reality, illness and normality.


Macbeth

Upcoming show

Shakespeare - tragedy

Barbican Theatre
Transposing the action to a 16th-century samurai world, this staging of Shakespeare’s bloody tragedy unfolds in war-torn Japan. Moving through a series of breathtaking images, its total effect is the stuff of theatre history.


to a simple, rock 'n' roll ... song

Upcoming show

Dance

Barbican Theatre
Having left elated audiences wanting more last autumn, Michael Clark is back with an extended version of his latest show, described by the Evening Standard as ‘an adrenaline shot that sends you away buzzing’.


Coriolanus

Upcoming show

Shakespeare - tragedy

Barbican TheatreVideo available for this show
Caius Martius Coriolanus is a fearless soldier but a reluctant leader. His ambitious mother attempts to carve him a path to power yet he struggles to change his nature and do what is required to achieve greatness.


Notorious

Upcoming show

Experimental

Barbican Theatre
Barbican Theatre - The Pit
7 Nov To 11 Nov 2017
The Famous Lauren Barri Holstein interrogates representations of female subjectivity, looking at ways in which social media and consumerism have redefined how we relate to the female body, one's 'true self' and public shaming.


The Oxford Samuel Beckett Theatre Trust Award 2017: ROLLER

Upcoming show

Experimental

Barbican Theatre
Barbican Theatre - The Pit
23 Nov To 2 Dec 2017
Mars.tarrab have risked life and limb to bring you an energy-packed performance investigating female competition, ageing and power. Join this irresistible duo in their makeshift arena.


Julius Caesar

Upcoming show

Shakespeare - tragedy

Barbican TheatreVideo available for this show
Barbican Theatre - Barbican Theatre
24 Nov 2017 To 20 Jan 2018
Caesar returns from war, an all-conquering hero, but mutiny is rumbling through the corridors of power. Although Brutus loves Caesar, he is persuaded to kill him for the greater good, and like all conspirators loses control of the consequences.


Antony & Cleopatra

Upcoming show

Shakespeare - tragedy

Barbican TheatreVideo available for this show
Barbican Theatre - Barbican Theatre
30 Nov 2017 To 20 Jan 2018
Following Caesar’s assassination, Mark Antony has reached the heights of power. Now he neglects his empire for a life of decadent seduction with his mistress, Cleopatra, Queen of Egypt.


Titus Andronicus

Upcoming show

Shakespeare - tragedy

Barbican TheatreVideo available for this show
Barbican Theatre - Barbican Theatre
7 Dec 2017 To 19 Jan 2018
Titus is a ruler exhausted by war and loss. He relinquishes power but leaves Rome in disorder. Rape, cannibalism and severed body parts fill the moral void at the heart of this corrupt world.


Snow Mouse

Upcoming show

Kids/ family

Barbican Theatre
Barbican Theatre - The Pit
13 Dec To 23 Dec 2017
Watch two friends embark on an adventure in a magical forest full of play, puppetry, music and wonder in this enchanting tale for babies and the very young to enjoy with their families.



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