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: 0333 012 4963


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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

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Current shows


In the opulent drawing room of a beautiful state residence a photojournalist awaits the return of a dictator. She is here to take his portrait - but he is late, very late. The dictator's wife, her best friend and an interpreter wait with her.

Previews from: Wednesday 17 July 2019
Closes: Saturday 20 July 2019

Upcoming shows

Cherie - My Struggle

An intimate, gossipy memoir recounting Cherie's amazing journey from an obscure Liverpool convent to the epicentre of power in Westminster.

Previews from: Thursday 25 July 2019
Closes: Friday 26 July 2019


This lyrical revue captures the memories and reflections of one man's journey of chance and survival. Mixing fact and fantasy, the story begins with the arrival in West Yorkshire of a young, Polish woman from a German labour camp in 1946.

Previews from: Tuesday 30 July 2019
Closes: Saturday 3 August 2019

Past Tents

When Alan's car crashes in the middle of nowhere, he knows the bad day that started with his wife leaving him, and then finding out he isn't the father of his little girl, can't get any worse. Of course, it does.

Previews from: Tuesday 6 August 2019
Closes: Saturday 10 August 2019

This Play Will Solve Climate Change

Funny, challenging, heart-breaking and hopeful, This Play Will Solve Climate Change explores what it is to be human in today's changing global environment.

Previews from: Tuesday 13 August 2019
Closes: Saturday 17 August 2019

Patricia Gets Ready (for a date with the man that used to hit her)

Patricia hasn't seen her abusive ex in a year when she bumps into him on the street, the next thing she knows she's agreed to a date with the man that made her life a misery.

Previews from: Tuesday 13 August 2019
Closes: Friday 16 August 2019

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