Old Red Lion Theatre

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Artistic director: Stewart Pringle (to be succeeded by Clive Judd)
Executive Director: Damien Devine


Old Red Lion Theatre - seats 60


Box office: 0844 412 4307


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418 St John Street
London EC1V 4NJ

Council: Islington

Region: London

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Angel (Northern)

Old Street



St John Street/ Goswell Road

Day no:
19, 38, 153, 341

Night no:
N19, N38, N41

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Current shows


Tiffany's mum got hit by a Birdseye truck on the M25. There's family to call and a coffin to order, but first she has to talk to her dad - and for some reason that's the toughest thing on her to-do list.

Previews from: Tuesday 27 June 2017
Closes: Saturday 22 July 2017

Upcoming shows

The Poetry We Make

When Elliott discovers her ex-boyfriend Robin has started to transition into a woman her world turns upside down. With the help of her hero and spirit guide, Dolly Parton, she examines her memories of the man she loved.

Previews from: Sunday 9 July 2017
Closes: Monday 10 July 2017

Mrs Orwell

University College hospital, London, 1949. George Orwell is in the last chapter of his life with a severe case of Tuberculosis. He still believes he has at least 3 novels in him so to keep his morale up he promptly proposes to friend Sonia Brownell.

Previews from: Tuesday 1 August 2017
Closes: Saturday 26 August 2017

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