The Lion & Unicorn Theatre

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The Lion & Unicorn Theatre - seats 60


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42-44 Gaisford Street
Kentish Town
London NW5 2ED

Council: Camden

Region: London

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Kentish Town (Northern - High Barnet branch)

Kentish Town or Kentich Town West (Overground)



Kentish Town Post Office
Kentish Town Road

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C2, 46, 134, 214, 393

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Current shows

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Upcoming shows

Down There - In The Mind of The Conscious

Conveniently set in the subconscious mind of Angry Black Woman, the characters undergo journeys of self-love, self-discovery and awareness of their position in the wider world.

Previews from: Tuesday 18 February 2020

Closes: Saturday 22 February 2020

Feel More (2020)

Proforça Theatre Company presents "Feel More (2020), A evening of six new 12 minute pieces of writing from the universe of their main production of "Feel".

Previews from: Tuesday 25 February 2020

Closes: Friday 28 February 2020

Am I Happy Yet?

Questions what it means to be a lad, a boy, a man as he tackles how to deal with things not often articulated.

Previews from: Tuesday 3 March 2020

Closes: Friday 6 March 2020

Punkt Presents Penelope

A dream odyssey into the world of the woman who waited 20 years for her bloke to return.

Previews from: Tuesday 10 March 2020

Closes: Saturday 14 March 2020

Shakespeare's Mad Women

This witty black comedy explores the 'what if' behind three of Shakespeare's most famous female characters, and why artists so easily reduce female characters to no more than 'mad women'.

Previews from: Tuesday 17 March 2020

Closes: Saturday 21 March 2020


Ollie has come to Manchester to look for her missing twin sister. There, she finds a man driving the ring road and eating chicken nuggets who tells her about Pomona - an abandoned concrete hole in the centre of the city.

Previews from: Tuesday 24 March 2020

Closes: Saturday 28 March 2020

Jim Clapp's Magnum Opus

Self- proclaimed Theatrical Titan, Jim Clapp is bringing his latest and greatest production, 'Magnum Opus' to the Lion and Unicorn Theatre. It's opening night and someone from Radio 4 is in.

Previews from: Monday 30 March 2020

Closes: Friday 3 April 2020

Doubt (2020)

A dark comedy about OCD, the Good Friday Agreement and the true meaning of Watership Down. Sharp words and and a meaningful message combine in this clever, sharp and witty production.

Previews from: Monday 6 April 2020

Closes: Thursday 9 April 2020

Outrageous Fortune (Hamlet Reclaimed)

A fearless woman whose power was consistently undermined by the men around her. In the 400 years since Hamlet was written, what - if anything - has changed?

Previews from: Tuesday 14 April 2020

Closes: Saturday 18 April 2020

Ball Pit

Follows the complex relationship between a children's television entertainer and an impressionable young girl.

Previews from: Tuesday 12 May 2020

Closes: Saturday 23 May 2020

Contains Adult Themes and Violence

A mysterious narrator invites the audience to sit in on her latest True Crime Podcast recording. You might know some of the stories, you might not, but it's all the gory details an audience could wish for.

Previews from: Tuesday 2 June 2020

Closes: Saturday 6 June 2020

Two Worlds No Family

Ollie, Kat and Tyler are best friends who know everything there is to know about each other. When Ollie is faced with money troubles, he needs to make ends meet without disrupting the family unit he loves.

Previews from: Tuesday 23 June 2020

Closes: Saturday 27 June 2020

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