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

00:00 /zerohundredhours/

An urgent look at what we don't see under the façade of night; the ones who clean up, sanitise, disinfect, and come into existence after the world has gone to sleep.

Previews from: Tuesday 16 July 2019
Closes: Saturday 20 July 2019

Upcoming shows

Extreme Improv

A fast paced competitive improv show where performers battle each other with comedy to win the Extreme Improv Championship belt!

Previews from: Monday 29 July 2019
Closes: Thursday 1 August 2019

Up The Bunty!

A camp romp through the world that time and taste forgot, 'Up the Bunty' is the lovechild of the Carry on films and Benny Hill with a healthy dose of wigs and dodgy accents and some (un)original music.

Previews from: Thursday 1 August 2019
Closes: Sunday 4 August 2019

The Death of Ivan Ilyich

An exploration of the live unlived, Unmasked Theatre presents a modern, highly physical adaptation of Tolstoy's lesser known masterpiece.

Previews from: Sunday 4 August 2019
Closes: Tuesday 6 August 2019

White Nurse

Set in a world similar to our own, but with one key difference - L.A.R.C: The rehabilitation centre with a difference. Layla begins her journey to conquer her addiction with eight doses of medication.

Previews from: Wednesday 7 August 2019
Closes: Sunday 11 August 2019


Lauren and Reece, both 16, are determined to make the best of it to give their 3-month-old baby Hal the best possible chance at life. It's a risky plan, trying to balance the stress of school, work and looking after a baby in a teenage relationship.

Previews from: Saturday 10 August 2019
Closes: Wednesday 14 August 2019

Blue Tights, Red Knickers and an 'S' on Her Vest

Jenna has lived with anxiety for the last five years, and is trapped in a job

she hates with unsympathetic work colleagues. Unable to confide in anyone, Jenna realises she has to find strength and happiness within herself.

Previews from: Monday 12 August 2019
Closes: Friday 16 August 2019

A Shoddy Detective and the Art of Deception

A clueless detective named Brian Taylor, is forced to enlist the help of an old enemy and transatlantic cousin by the name of Dusty Wills who he put behind bars for multiple international heists.

Previews from: Thursday 15 August 2019
Closes: Sunday 18 August 2019

Fools of the Apocalypse

After the world has been decimated by a nuclear catastrophe, two clowns rise from the ashes and discover they are the last people on the planet. Between them, they must ensure their own survival and rebuild civilisation as they knew it.

Previews from: Saturday 17 August 2019
Closes: Tuesday 20 August 2019

At Last (inc At First)

This Is The Story Of Ten Years Of Hate. Ten Years Of Oppression And Anger When We Gave Ourselves Up To The Dark. A Story Of The Mother Who Fought For Her Broken Sons, And The Father That Stood In Judgement.

Previews from: Tuesday 10 September 2019
Closes: Sunday 22 September 2019

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