London Theatre Events


Below you'll find our listings for theatre-related events such as talks, meetings, scratch nights, charity events etc.


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Events are listed below in upcoming date order.



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Maydays Improv Drop In


Saturday 25 April 2015 to Saturday 20 June 2020


Improvised fun with some of the best improv teachers in the country! The drop-in is a wide ability class, so everyone is welcome!


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The WhatsOnStage Awards


Friday 27 October 2017 to Sunday 25 February 2018


The only major theatre awards in which you, the audience, are the judges across all categories. The shortlists are announced at a launch event held in early December, when voting opens and runs until the end of January.


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Allegri Quartet


Sunday 12 November 2017 to Sunday 28 January 2018


Sunday morning classical concerts with the ever-popular Allegri Quartet.


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The Platform


Thursday 25 January 2018 to Saturday 27 January 2018


A page-to-stage scratch night for new writing. An opportunity to discover, develop and explore new short plays and monologues for audiences as well as creatives.


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So this is what happened - January 2018


Thursday 25 January 2018


Regular event at Omnibus, Clapham, where storytellers tell their extraordinary stories - tickets £6.


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Karl Marx, Year Zero


Friday 26 January 2018


Seize the only opportunity to see a rehearsed reading of Karl Marx, Year Zero, Galemiri's latest play. In it, Galemiri puts Karl Marx at the centre of the latest Chilean elections.


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The Critics' Circle Theatre Awards 2017


Tuesday 30 January 2018


The Critics' Circle Theatre Awards 2017 will take place at 1pm on Tuesday 30 January 2018 at the Prince of Wales Theatre in London's West End, hosted by Critics' Circle Drama Section Chairman Mark Shenton.


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The Mavericks


Saturday 3 February 2018


The genre-defying Mavericks are celebrating the 20th anniversary of their much loved fifth studio album Trampoline, along with other classics from their back catalogue with a show at the London Palladium.


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Introduce yourself to the Finborough Theatre


Tuesday 6 February 2018 to Wednesday 28 February 2018


Introduce Yourself is for new directors, designers, lighting designers, sound designers, choreographers, movement directors, actors etc who have never previously worked at the Finborough Theatre and who would like to meet the team.


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John Bishop


Wednesday 7 February 2018 to Friday 9 February 2018


Comedy superstar John Bishop is extending his sell out UK tour and coming to the London Palladium in Feb 2018 with his brand new live show, Winging It.


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Untold Stories


Thursday 8 February 2018 to Friday 9 February 2018


Two-day celebration of new work by established writers comes to the Arcola as part of SLAM Festival.


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Magic Soul


Saturday 10 February 2018


Join Magic Radio at the iconic London Palladium on Saturday February 10th 2018 for a special concert as they celebrate the greatest soul music of all time.


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Twelfth Night - RSC cinema screening


Wednesday 14 February 2018


The RSC version of Shakespeare's Twelfth Night broadcast live to cinemas.


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Tamasha Scratch Night: I Walk In Your Words


Saturday 17 February 2018


Authentic, funny yet poignant theatre featuring a collection of the personal stories of East London residents performed headphone verbatim by Tamasha Developing Artists.


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Jim Carter in Conversation with Kenneth Branagh and Derek Jacobi


Monday 19 February 2018


Join two of the most celebrated figures in contemporary British stage and screen: actor/director Kenneth Branagh and actor Derek Jacobi, in conversation.


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Cat On A Hot Tin Roof - cinema screening


Thursday 22 February 2018


The Young Vic's production of Tennessee Williams' searing, poetic story of a family's fight for survival is broadcast to cinemas.


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So this is what happened - February 2018


Thursday 22 February 2018


Regular event at Omnibus, Clapham, where storytellers tell their extraordinary stories - tickets £6.


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18th Annual WhatsOnStage Awards


Sunday 25 February 2018


The WhatsOnStage Awards are the only major theatre awards in which you, the audience, are the judges across all categories. The Awards concert will be on Sunday 25 February 2018.


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Jim Carter in Conversation with Emma Thompson and Imelda Staunton


Sunday 25 February 2018


Join two of the world's most celebrated actors, Emma Thompson and Imelda Staunton, in conversation with Jim Carter.


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Jake Bugg


Monday 26 February 2018


Jake Bugg returns to London with a solo acoustic show at the London Palladium as part of his Spring UK Tour.




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