Queen's Theatre Hornchurch

The Queen's Theatre, Hornchurch photographed from the front of the building.

Photo: Peter Brown 2015

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Queen's Theatre Hornchurch - seats 500


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Billet Lane
Hornchurch RM11 1QT

Council: Havering

Region: London

Location map for Queen's Theatre Hornchurch


Hornchurch (District)
Upminster Bridge (District)

Emerson Park



North Street

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About Queen's Theatre Hornchurch

The Queen's Theatre is a vibrant regional theatre with a rich heritage, working in Outer East London, Essex and beyond, celebrating its 65th birthday in 2018.

As the cultural hub of the region, over 200,000 people enjoy the programme each year, including the best in home grown theatre, visiting live entertainment and inspiring Learning and Participation projects.

Behind the scenes, sets and costumes are lovingly created on-site by a highly skilled carpentry workshop, scenic artists, prop makers and wardrobe team.

Queen's Theatre Hornchurch was winner of UK Theatre's Most Welcoming Theatre 2016 & 2017.

Access information


Inform box office of any special requirements you may have. Guide and assistance dogs are welcome

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Wheelchair access

Wheelchair accessible lift in the foyer gives access to bar area for a person in a wheelchair and a walking person, a pushchair and a walking person or two walking people.

Wheelchair accessible toilet in the south foyer and in the bar area.

Visual assistance

Audio brochure available from website, and larege print brochure available from box office.

Audio Described performances are available - see schedule or contact box office for details.

Headsets are available from box office, please mention when booking.

Hearing assistance

Box Office has an induction loop. Auditorium Infra-red Transmission: a headset or necklace is required from the Box Office, please mention when booking. Sign Language Interpreted performances: for BSL (British Sign Language) - see schedule or contact box office for further details.

Current shows

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Upcoming shows

Jack and the Beanstalk

When Jack sells Pat, his beloved family cow, for magic beans, he soon discovers they open up an unexpected world of thrilling adventure.

Previews from: Wednesday 28 November 2018
Closes: Sunday 6 January 2019

'Twas the night before Christmas

This beautifully delicate adaptation, devised and directed by Artistic Director Douglas Rintoul will get everyone, young and old, peering a little further into the sky this Christmas Eve.

Previews from: Saturday 1 December 2018
Closes: Sunday 23 December 2018

Sparky the Elf and the Secret Toy Shop

Outposted in a secret location in the heart of Romford, there's a little bit of the North Pole hiding … Sparky Tinselbottom, a dedicated but chatty Elf, is frantically working away in the build-up to Christmas repairing abandoned toys.

Previews from: Saturday 15 December 2018
Closes: Sunday 30 December 2018

All Shook Up

In a square state, in a square decade, in a square little town where the "Mamie Eisenhower Decency Act" outlaws "loud music, public necking and tight pants", the townsfolk are lamenting the greyness of their lives.

Previews from: Wednesday 30 January 2019
Closes: Saturday 2 February 2019


A group of teenagers do something bad, really bad, panic and cover things up. But when they find their misfiring practical joke uniting them, what's the point of putting things right?

Previews from: Thursday 7 February 2019
Closes: Thursday 14 February 2019

Kiss Me Quickstep

Three young couples are striving for glory on the competitive dance circuit - having finally made it to Blackpool's National Amateur Championships via the motorway hard shoulder ...

Previews from: Friday 22 February 2019
Closes: Saturday 9 March 2019

In Basildon

Len is a die-hard West Ham supporter who proudly made a career at Ford Dagenham. Now he's on his deathbed with the nearest and dearest gathered to say goodbye.

Previews from: Thursday 14 March 2019
Closes: Saturday 30 March 2019

Approaching Empty

In a scruffy minicab office, Mansha decides it's time to create his own destiny and offers to buy a business from his lifelong friend Raf. As the realities of the state of the business slowly unravel, these two best friends must confront the difficulties.

Previews from: Tuesday 2 April 2019
Closes: Saturday 6 April 2019

The Hired Man

Cumbria, 1898. Whippet racing, hiring fairs, hunting and drunken antics collide, in this passionate story of John and Emily, a young married couple, and their moving struggle to carve a living from the land.

Previews from: Saturday 27 April 2019
Closes: Saturday 18 May 2019

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