White Bear Theatre

The White Bear Theatre photogrpahed from the street in front of the building.

Photo: Peter Brown 2015

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Artistic director: Michael Kingsbury


White Bear Theatre - seats 50


Box office: 0844 8700 887


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138 Kennington Park Road
London SE11 4DJ

Council: Lambeth

Region: London

Location map for White Bear Theatre


Kennington (Northern)

Elephant and Castle, then bus.



Kennington Station

Day no:
133, 155, 333, 415

Night no:
N133, N155

Access information

We have no accessibility information at the present time.

Current shows

The Sword of Alex

Two leaders and their nations pitted against each other. Each must destroy the other's version of history. But families are no less tribal than nations. As the great games are played out at national level, so too are domestic power struggles.

Previews from: Tuesday 18 September 2018
Closes: Saturday 6 October 2018

Upcoming shows

Finishing Touches

A contemporary look at the impact of childhood sexual abuse on four survivors at various ages and stages of adult life. Relations between mother and daughter are at breaking point with family friend Neil struggling to maintain the equilibrium.

Previews from: Tuesday 9 October 2018
Closes: Saturday 13 October 2018

Falling Through the Cracks

Ben is 35 years old and has been on the streets of London town for the last ten years. He finds himself trapped in a world of no escape. Where thoughts of entering the land of the so called living seem like an unrealistic dream.

Previews from: Wednesday 10 October 2018
Closes: Saturday 13 October 2018

Henna Night

A break-up. A message. Two women collide and an unlikely friendship emerges. A story of love, loss and rivalry. A darkly humorous look at how a friendship can emerge from even the strangest circumstances and how if rivalry is put to one side.

Previews from: Tuesday 16 October 2018
Closes: Saturday 20 October 2018

The Watching

It is 1644 and the Witchfinder has come to Glynwood. Grace Taverton returns to her home town with her brother and father William. When she is asked to help in the trial of a young woman she has no choice but to be part of a Watching.

Previews from: Tuesday 16 October 2018
Closes: Saturday 20 October 2018

Shrödinger's Dog

A darkly comic look at the epidemic of male suicide with an LGBTQ+ slant, exploring the difficulty of seeking help in a world where men aren't supposed to cry and millions are stuck on waiting lists.

Previews from: Tuesday 23 October 2018
Closes: Saturday 3 November 2018

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