Upstairs at the Gatehouse

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Artistic director: John Plews
Artistic director: Katie Plews


Upstairs at the Gatehouse - seats 128


Box office: 020 8340 3488


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Highgate Village
London N6 4BD

Council: Camden

Region: London

Location map for Upstairs at the Gatehouse


Archway (Northern)
Highgate (Northern)




Pond Square, Highgate School or South Grove

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143, 210, 214, 271

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About Upstairs at the Gatehouse

Upstairs at the Gatehouse is an award winning London Fringe Theatre with a varied programme of drama, musicals and fringe theatre productions. Situated at the top of Highgate Hill we really are London's Top Theatre.

Access information


Concessionary rates available for most productions for registered disabled.

Hearing assistance

The theatre is now equipped with an induction loop system to assist those who are hard of hearing.

Current shows

Happy Warriors

1943. War rages in Europe. Evelyn Waugh, Randolph Churchill and a belligerent housekeeper are billeted together in a Yugoslav farmhouse. What could possibly go right?

Previews from: Wednesday 28 March 2018
Closes: Sunday 22 April 2018

Upcoming shows

Return to the Forbidden Planet

Winner of the 1990 Olivier Award for Best New Musical, 'Return to the Forbidden Planet' is a rockin' rollercoaster ride into the future. Join Captain Tempest and the crew of the Intergalactic Starship Albatross as they travel deep into hyperspace.

Previews from: Saturday 12 May 2018
Closes: Sunday 17 June 2018

Kafka's Dick

The play transports Kafka and his friend Max Brod - who is remembered, when he is remembered at all, for reneging on his promise to destroy all of Kafka's works in the event of his death - from 1919 Prague to the 1980s of Sydney and Linda.

Previews from: Tuesday 26 June 2018
Closes: Saturday 30 June 2018


A dark satire centred on a young black patient, Christopher, who is probably suffering from paranoid schizophrenia.

Previews from: Tuesday 3 July 2018
Closes: Saturday 7 July 2018

Give My Regards to Broadway

This all singing, all dancing energetic new musical revue will take you on an exciting journey down the 'Great White Way'! Featuring some of the greatest melodies and lyrics written between 1902 - 1942.

Previews from: Tuesday 17 July 2018
Closes: Sunday 5 August 2018


Five stories adapted for the stage by Paul Caister from translations by Rosamund Bartlett.

Previews from: Wednesday 12 September 2018
Closes: Saturday 6 October 2018

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