Battersea Arts Centre

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Grand Hall - seats 500
Lower Hall - seats 140
Courtyard Theatre - seats 120


Box office: 020 7223 2223


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Lavender Hill
London SW11 5TN

Council: Wandsworth

Region: London

Location map for Battersea Arts Centre


None nearby

Clapham Junction



BAC - Lavender Hill

Day no:
345, 77, 87, 156, G1

Night no:
N77, N345

Access information


Assistance dogs welcome and the Cafe Bar can provide water bowls, if required.

Major building works are taking place until early 2016 which will affect access to some spaces. These works will also improve access across the building for the future.

For large scale and longer running productions, the theatre aims to make provision for customers who are hearing or visually impaired and details will be included with the shows, on our website, or through our Box Office.

You will find more information on the theatre website access page.

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Wheelchair access

Ramps and rails to the front door - powered door at the cafe entrance.

Level access to lower hall and most spaces are wheelchair accessible.

Accessible toilet facilities across the building.

Hearing assistance

Box office has portable induction loop.

Current shows

No Kids

George and Nir are a real-life same-sex couple trying to answer a question many of us face. Every consideration brings with it a succession of ethical challenges. Together, George and Nir confront this chaos head-on.

Previews from: Tuesday 5 February 2019
Closes: Saturday 23 February 2019

The Justice Syndicate

A top surgeon accused of a serious crime. Conviction would mean planned operations will not go ahead. A piece of playable theatre drawing on a jury format, exploring how we fill in the gaps to make decisions.

Previews from: Monday 11 February 2019
Closes: Saturday 23 February 2019

Upcoming shows


Multi award-winning ThisEgg combine choreography, live sewing, comedy and original music to celebrate the power clothes have to define us, to liberate us, to hide us and to embellish us.

Previews from: Monday 25 February 2019
Closes: Saturday 2 March 2019

Ben Target: Splosh!

Pool party starter and Edinburgh Comedy Awards Best Newcomer nominee, Ben Target, invites you to plunge in for a paddle. Goggles on for synchronised aquatics, front crawl relays and doggy paddle lessons.

Previews from: Tuesday 26 February 2019
Closes: Saturday 2 March 2019

Kourtney Kardashian

A love/hate letter to outrageous luxury and artistic genius, and also the joyous, dreadful punchline to a joke that's worn so thin that you can see right through to what's on the other side of it.

Previews from: Wednesday 27 February 2019
Closes: Saturday 2 March 2019


Electrifying gig. Thrilling theatre. Tied together by tongue-twisting vocal gymnastics. Mary Shelley's original, reimagined with songs, soundscapes and sonic trickery.

Previews from: Tuesday 12 March 2019
Closes: Friday 29 March 2019

Mark Thomas Checkup: Our Nhs @ 70

Mark Thomas is 54, the NHS is 70, UK national average life expectancy is 84. If Mark makes it to 84 the NHS will be 100, what will they both look like?

Previews from: Tuesday 23 April 2019
Closes: Saturday 4 May 2019


We all have a nationality. Or almost all of us. Status is a show about someone who doesn't want his any more.

Previews from: Tuesday 23 April 2019
Closes: Saturday 11 May 2019

Die! Die! Die! Old People Die!

A funny and fragile study of ageing, death and the forgotten art of grieving. A simple but paper-fine portrait of a timeless trio: a love triangle cursed to eternal life without eternal youth.

Previews from: Wednesday 8 May 2019
Closes: Saturday 25 May 2019

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