Hope Theatre

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Artistic director: Matthew Parker
Technical Manager: Tom Kitney


Hope Theatre - seats 50


Box office: 0333 666 3366


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207 Upper Street
London N1 1RL

Council: Islington

Region: London

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Highbury and Islington (Victoria)

Highbury and Islington (Overground, First Capital Connect)



Islington Town Hall

Day no:
4, 19, 30, 43

Night no:
N19, N41

Access information

Wheelchair access

There is no wheelchair access at the venue.

Current shows


A young woman sits down with forty of her closest friends from three different countries, different ethnicities, sexual identities and professions and asks them one simple question: "How do you feel about food?"

Previews from: Sunday 14 January 2018
Closes: Monday 22 January 2018

My Gay Best Friend

Racquell is a 50something would-be diva who's locked herself in the ladies, furious because her gay best friend Gavin isn't there to support her; he's sitting in a walk-in wardrobe about to become a father with a lesbian couple and a turkey baster!

Previews from: Tuesday 9 January 2018
Closes: Saturday 27 January 2018

Upcoming shows

Moments/Empty Beds

Double bill. Written by emerging writer Julia Cranney, these plays are funny, frank and touching in equal measure.

Previews from: Tuesday 30 January 2018
Closes: Saturday 17 February 2018

Foul Pages

It's 1603, the plague is ravaging London, scattering the court to the rural countryside of Wiltshire and delaying the coronation of the soon to be King James I. A fruity farce full of scandalous secrets, backstage betrayals and lusty liaisons.

Previews from: Tuesday 20 February 2018
Closes: Saturday 17 March 2018

Our Big Love Story

5 people's lives intertwine in a tale of faith, prejudice, love and healing looking at radicalisation of young people and the struggle to keep your faith after a traumatic event.

Previews from: Tuesday 20 March 2018
Closes: Saturday 7 April 2018


Three gay couples explore the boundaries of their relationships in the quest for deeper intimacy. A provocative account of contemporary sexuality, which asks what love is, and what the lengths we'll go to get it are.

Previews from: Tuesday 10 April 2018
Closes: Saturday 28 April 2018

Worth A Flutter

A dark, hard hitting comedy that covers life, love and loss as we follow Matt and Sam as they compete for Helen's affections.

Previews from: Tuesday 1 May 2018
Closes: Saturday 19 May 2018

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