Hen and Chickens Theatre

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Artistic director: Felicity Wren & James Wren
Manager: Elizabeth Arnold


Hen and Chickens Theatre - seats 54


Box office: 020 7704 2001


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109 St Paul's Road
London N1 2NA

Council: Islington

Region: London

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Highbury and Islington (Victoria)

Highbury and Islington



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About Hen and Chickens Theatre

The Hen and Chickens Theatre is a fringe venue for theatre and comedy situated above a pub at Highbury in the London Borough of Islington. The theatre management was awarded to actress Felicity Wren in 1999.

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Current shows

A Slice Of Eel Pie

An absurdist revenge tragicomedy exploring identity, freedom, art, gender and murder, all against the tense backdrop of contemporary London, with its own savagely poetic language for a diverse cast to relish.

Previews from: Thursday 22 August 2019

Closes: Sunday 25 August 2019

Space Age Love Songs: A Queer Love Story

It's no fun being a Mandroid when your dream is to be a diva. And it's no fun being a goth, or queer, in an American high school in 1984. But Daniel wants to be a drag queen, while Cami imagines a futuristic dystopia where they both can be free.

Previews from: Wednesday 21 August 2019

Closes: Sunday 25 August 2019

Scenic Reality

Four friends leave school with uncertain futures. One of them, A* student and non-binary auteur Damien Blake, wants to create something important. Film is their medium; immediate and open to manipulation.

Previews from: Wednesday 7 August 2019

Closes: Wednesday 11 September 2019

Upcoming shows


The world outside is (probably) falling apart. Walter has no friends and Tina desperately wants to survive: nothing could possibly be spookier.

Previews from: Wednesday 4 September 2019

Closes: Sunday 8 September 2019

Absalom vs Absalom

A collection of semi-auto biographical scenes which explore an actor's inner psyche when pushing for the next big break. This solo show examines the struggles actors and other creatives face on a daily basis.

Previews from: Tuesday 24 September 2019

Closes: Saturday 28 September 2019

Charles Dickens's - A One Man Christmas Carol

In this classic Christmas ghost story, the miserly Scrooge is sent on a journey with the spirits through his own past, present and future to find redemption and the hope of a second chance.

Previews from: Wednesday 11 December 2019

Closes: Saturday 21 December 2019

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