Unicorn Theatre



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Management


Artistic director: Purni Morell
Executive director: Anneliese Davidsen

Theatres


Weston Theatre - seats 250
Clore Theatre - seats 100

Telephone



Box office: 020 7645 0560

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Location


Address:
147 Tooley Street
Southwark
London SE1 2HZ

Council: Southwark

Region: London

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Transport


Tube:
London Bridge (Northern, Jubilee)

Train:
London Bridge

Buses:

Stop:

Tooley Street


Day no:
RV1, 47, 343, 381


Night no:
N47, N381

Access information


General

Assistance dogs welcome - please let Box Office know if you will be taking an assistance dog to the theatre. Relaxed performances, audio described performances, live captioning, touch tours and sign-language performances are available - check schedule for details.

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Wheelchair access

There is wheelchair access throughout the building and a wheelchair accessible lift to all floors. For more information, call the access number.

Visual assistance

Pre-show touch tour and live audio description for visually impaired audience members.

Hearing assistance

There is an infra-red Sennheiser system in both theatre spaces for sound amplification.

Current shows


The End of Eddy

Born into poverty in an isolated village in rural France, a boy grows up amongst hard men and women living hard and violent lives. Bullied relentlessly for being gay, this is the story of Eddy's struggle to understand who he is.

Previews from: Thursday 13 September 2018
Closes: Saturday 6 October 2018

Mouth Open, Story Jump Out

Polarbear makes things up: stories, jokes, adventures - he's a master maker-upper. But where did it all begin?

Previews from: Tuesday 18 September 2018
Closes: Saturday 27 October 2018

Upcoming shows


On The Road

A wordless story told using sound, dance and movement to explore what it feels like to be a refugee and the universal need we have to belong.

Previews from: Tuesday 23 October 2018
Closes: Sunday 28 October 2018

Philip Pullman's Grimm Tales

Enter a world of powerful witches, enchanted forest creatures, careless parents and fearless children as they embark on adventures full of magic, gore, friendship, and bravery. But beware, these tales won't be quite what you expect.

Previews from: Tuesday 13 November 2018
Closes: Sunday 6 January 2019

Huddle

During the long, cold winter, Mr Penguin carefully guards his egg. Now this new dad needs to look after his newly born chick on his own and he's not feeling confident. How will father and baby work it out together?

Previews from: Tuesday 13 November 2018
Closes: Sunday 6 January 2019

Ready Steady Colour's Christmas Feast

Take a seat in our make-believe Christmas restaurant, choose your 'food' and colour it in. And while you're decorating your plate, the restaurant's waiting-staff will entertain you with comedy, music and storytelling.

Previews from: Saturday 15 December 2018
Closes: Thursday 27 December 2018

Icarus

His country is in turmoil. His family is falling apart. His father, far away across the sea, is forced to work for the tyrannical King Minos. What can one boy do against injustice? Will he save his family? Will he save his father? Will he save himself?

Previews from: Saturday 26 January 2019
Closes: Sunday 10 March 2019

It's Hot, It's Not

This surreal, funny and carefully crafted physical performance explores the weather in all its forms and takes delight in discovering the world anew and how we experience it differently, wherever we are.

Previews from: Saturday 2 February 2019
Closes: Sunday 10 March 2019

The Show In Which Hopefully Nothing Happens

Welcome to the most boring show in history: an actor who never gets to perform and a security guard who just hopes nothing will occur.

Previews from: Thursday 21 March 2019
Closes: Sunday 28 April 2019

The Polar Bears Go, Go, Go!

Join the two very loveable but slightly hapless Polar Bears on their holiday adventures. Will they ever reach their destination? Or are they just going around in circles?

Previews from: Tuesday 26 March 2019
Closes: Sunday 28 April 2019

Dido

Belinda is the only child of Dido. A teenager like any other, in any big city. We watch through her eyes as her mother - heroine, feminist icon, modern parent - slowly starts to fall apart, with tragic consequences.

Previews from: Saturday 11 May 2019
Closes: Sunday 2 June 2019

Aesop's Fables (Ages 4 - 7)

As far as we know, Aesop was a slave and storyteller who lived in ancient Greece between 620 and 564 BC. But although we don't know much about the man himself, we do still have over 725 of his stories - passed down from generation to generation.

Previews from: Sunday 16 June 2019
Closes: Sunday 4 August 2019

Aesop's Fables (Ages 8 - 12)

As far as we know, Aesop was a slave and storyteller who lived in ancient Greece between 620 and 564 BC. But although we don't know much about the man himself, we do still have over 725 of his stories - passed down from generation to generation.

Previews from: Friday 21 June 2019
Closes: Saturday 3 August 2019


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