Omnibus Theatre

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Artistic director: Marie McCarthy


Theatre - seats 110
Studio - seats 80


Box office: 020 7498 4699


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1 Clapham Common Northside
London SW4 0QW

Council: Lambeth

Region: London

Location map for Omnibus Theatre


Clapham Common (Northern)

Clapham Junction (25 min walk)



Clapham Common Old Town
(and others nearby)

Day no:
35, 37, 50, 88, 137, 155, 249, 322, 345, 417, 690

Night no:
N35, N137, N155

Access information

Wheelchair access

All performance spaces and facilities are fully wheelchair-accessible.

Due to the variability of seating arrangements in the performance spaces, it is useful for the venue to know at the time of booking if a wheelchair space is required.

However, it is possible that this can be arranged on arrival.

If you have access requirements, you are advised to arrive at least 20 minutes before the start of the show.

Current shows

We don't have any shows listed.

Upcoming shows

Lone Star Diner

Somewhere after the American Dream … June works in a diner in the middle of nowhere, somewhere in the New Mexico desert. She earns three dollars an hour, and there aren't enough customers to make the tips worthwhile.

Previews from: Monday 2 September 2019

Closes: Saturday 7 September 2019


Explores the turbulent teenage years of a girl looking for love in all the wrong places. 

Previews from: Tuesday 17 September 2019

Closes: Saturday 21 September 2019

I'd Rather Go Blind

Michelle and Ruby look like any other mother and daughter. They dance together, they sing together, fight with each other and hide from each other. But as it approaches Ruby's birthday, Michelle wonders if perhaps she has been too hidden.

Previews from: Tuesday 1 October 2019

Closes: Saturday 5 October 2019

And She

Part gig. Part their Mums living rooms. Bonnie and The Bonnettes delve into motherhood, womanhood and femininity through conversations with their Mums, armed with three microphones, music, and a bottle (or two) of prosecco.

Previews from: Friday 4 October 2019

Closes: Friday 4 October 2019

Femme Fatale

1968, New York. Andy Warhol's muse and his would-be assassin collide in this unconventional dark comedy about fame, failure, and feminism.

Previews from: Tuesday 8 October 2019

Closes: Sunday 27 October 2019

The Frog Princess Punked

Pioneering storyteller Sally-Pomme Clayton and girl punk band, The Swamp Girls, create a hybrid hullabaloo of spoken word, distorted guitars, scorching drums, riotous songs, set in a shifting collage of surreal projections v-jayed live!

Previews from: Saturday 12 October 2019

Closes: Saturday 12 October 2019


Vicky's greatest desire is to be the perfect hostess. Mother. Bride. Everything is set: the canapes, the cake and the dress. There's only one problem. No one's sure where the groom is … but we're sure he'll turn up.

Previews from: Tuesday 15 October 2019

Closes: Saturday 19 October 2019

The Cocoa Butter Club

The Cocoa Butter Club brings you a fierce line up celebrating feminine attitude. Movers, shakers and groundbreakers inspire powerful performances by the platform created to showcase and celebrate performers of colour.

Previews from: Friday 18 October 2019

Closes: Friday 18 October 2019

Emily Rising

Emily wakes up one bright autumn morning to find that her feet can't touch the ground, and no one can understand why. To everyone's surprise Emily keeps rising higher and higher.

Previews from: Thursday 24 October 2019

Closes: Sunday 27 October 2019

The Match Box

And she grew to be a girl, my daughter, my Mary. Sing a song, Mary. Sing a song for Grandma and Granda. Sing. The ties that bind us can never be broken and a potent flame burns in the heart of a mother.

Previews from: Tuesday 29 October 2019

Closes: Sunday 17 November 2019


A black comedy that explores the lives of three strong women who work in a fish factory in 1980's Dublin.

Previews from: Tuesday 29 October 2019

Closes: Wednesday 30 October 2019


Like most of us, Nick and Sam are hiding something. Except this is something taboo, even for you. This is something so appalling and pure it could never be acted on, until this weekend.

Previews from: Tuesday 19 November 2019

Closes: Sunday 24 November 2019

The Little Prince

On a quest to save the asteroid that he calls home, The Little Prince encounters a stranded pilot and her crashed plane. Their adventure is one that will take you and your family across the galaxy, from the Sahara Desert to the Moon.

Previews from: Wednesday 4 December 2019

Closes: Monday 30 December 2019

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