Shows at London theatres


London Fringe - Shakespeare


We have 15 shows listed.

Twelfth Night

Playing now

Shakespeare - comedy

Wilton's Music HallVideo available for this show
Wilton's Music Hall
To 22 Sep 2018
The Watermill, renowned for its bold, progressive and collaborative approach to Shakespeare, re-imagines Twelfth Night in the hedonistic 1920s, where prohibition is rife.


Measure for Measure

Upcoming show

Shakespeare - comedy

Greenwich Theatre
Greenwich Theatre
2 Oct To 6 Oct 2018


The weak Duke goes undercover, leaving his strict deputy Angelo in charge to clean the city up. But when Angelo sentences young Claudio to death for sleeping with his wife to be, Claudio's sister Isobel, a nun, pleads for his life.


Othello

Upcoming show

Shakespeare - tragedy

The London Theatre
The London Theatre
3 Oct To 7 Oct 2018
All female production which tells the story of a powerful general of the Venetian army, Othello, whose life and marriage are ruined by a conniving, deceitful, and envious soldier, Lago.


othellomacbeth

Upcoming show

Shakespeare

Lyric Hammersmith
Lyric Hammersmith - Main House
5 Oct To 3 Nov 2018
Two of Shakespeare's most brutal and poetic plays, exploring fear, jealousy, power and revenge. Two stories in which powerful men are manipulated into destroying their societies, their households, their loved ones and themselves.


The Taming Of The Shrew

Upcoming show

Shakespeare - comedy

Tristan Bates Theatre
Tristan Bates Theatre
8 Oct To 13 Oct 2018
Once upon a time in Padua there were two sisters. Katherina was a "shrew" with an appalling temper. Bianca was a sweet, patient model of female behaviour. All the men of Padua rightly competed and contrived for the love of sweet Bianca.


The Paper Cinema's Macbeth

Upcoming show

Shakespeare

Battersea Arts CentreVideo available for this show
Battersea Arts Centre
9 Oct To 27 Oct 2018
Immerse yourself on a journey through rugged Scottish landscapes and encounter storms, betrayal and murderous plot. Shakespeare's tragedy is vividly told with illustration, masterful puppetry and a live score.


Much Ado About Nothing

Upcoming show

Shakespeare - comedy

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Katzpace Studio Theatre
10 Oct To 24 Oct 2018
The setting has been moved from Shakespeare's Messina to the world of a contemporary office, combining social comedy with the tensions of a modern workplace environment.


Romeo and Juliet

Upcoming show

Shakespeare - tragedy

The Rose Playhouse
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.


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.


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.


As You Like It

Upcoming show

Shakespeare - comedy

Ye Old Rose and Crown
Ye Old Rose and Crown
6 Nov To 17 Nov 2018
Shakespeare's famous tale of love and confusion set in the forest of Arden. With live original music performed by the cast, this classic comedy set in the swinging 60s will be sure to make you see that "All the world's a stage".


Macbeth

Upcoming show

Shakespeare - tragedy

Putney Arts Theatre
Putney Arts Theatre
6 Nov To 11 Nov 2018
Set against the bloody backdrop of World War One. The war has come to an end. But, driven by dark and ancient supernatural forces, Macbeth embarks on a gruesome path of murderous ambition, chillingly supported by history's most monstrous wife.


The Winter's Tale

Upcoming show

Shakespeare - comedy

New Wimbledon Theatre
A story of a man who has everything - until he throws it away. A story of love and redemption, of time and change - and just a little magic!


Shakespeare Schools Festival - Park Theatre

Upcoming show

Shakespeare

Park Theatre
Park Theatre - Park 200
27 Nov To 28 Nov 2018


Shakespeare Schools Foundation presents the world's largest youth drama festival at the Park Theatre. An exhilarating evening, featuring a series of unique abridged Shakespeare productions by local schools.


Twelfth Night

Upcoming show

Shakespeare - comedy

Southwark Playhouse
Whilst searching for her lost brother at a music festival in Illyria, Viola stumbles upon love instead. In the melting pot of the festival, anyone can be who they want to be - but in reality, no one is really sure who is who.



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