London theatre news
The Elixir of Love - King's Head Theatre
23 September 2019
Donizetti's comic masterpiece L'elisir d'amore is transposed to 1980's Barry Island for a brand new production at the King's Head Theatre from 25 September to 26 October 2019.
Cherie - My Struggle
4 September 2019
Transferring from Edinburgh Fringe to the Hen & Chickens Theatre, Cherie My Struggle is an intimate, gossipy memoir recounting Cherie Blair's amazing journey from an obscure Liverpool convent to the epicentre of power in Westminster.
King's Head announces Associates
7 August 2019
Islington's King's Head Theatre has today announced 12 new Artistic Associates for 2019/20 encompassing a wide range of theatrical specialisms.
Casting announced for Tickle: The Musical
6 August 2019
Due at the King's Head Theatre from 14 to 26 October 2019, casting is today announced for Tickle - a new musical comedy about ... endurance tickling!
Crystal Clear returns to Old Red Lion
19 June 2019
A revival of the critically acclaimed play, CRYSTAL CLEAR, devised by Phil Young, will return to its UK home - The Old Red Lion (where it first opened in 1982) - from July 23 until August 17.
The Last Song of Oliver Sipple - King's Head Theatre
5 June 2019
A new play telling the true story of an unknown gay hero will play as part of the King's Head Theatre's Playmill festival of new writing this July.
Margot, Dame, The Most Famous Ballerina In The World
7 May 2019
Casting is announced for Claudio Macor's new play, running as part of the King's Head Theatre's Playmill New Writing Festival on 17 and 18 July 2019.
Flinch - Old Red Lion
28 April 2019
An unabashed interrogation of gender roles, emasculation, failure and the struggle for intimacy will be at at the Old Red Lion from 28 May to 15 June 2019.
Bromley Bedlam Bethlehem - Old Red Lion Theatre
1 April 2019
Rachel Tookey's award-winning play about the intergenerational impact of mental illness and trauma, gets its first full-length London run at the Old Red Lion from 30 April to 25 May.
The Wasp from The UnDisposables
20 March 2019
Written by critically acclaimed playwright Morgan Lloyd Malcolm, the electrifying two-hander The Wasp will be at The Space from 23 to 27 April 2019.
The Grenfell Project
6 March 2019
A devised, verbatim theatre piece investigating issues surrounding the Grenfell fire of June 2017 will be at Islington's Hope Theatre from 12 to 30 March 2019.
Unsung - King's Head Theatre
4 March 2019
A new play, celebrating history's forgotten women, by Lisa Holdsworth arrives at the King's Head Theatre from 14 to 15 April 2019.
Hope Theatre's AD to step down
6 February 2019
Matthew Parker - the Hope Theatre's Off West End award-winning Artisitic Director - is to step down by the end of 2019.
Vulvarine on tour
26 January 2019
Fat Rascal Theatre announce the cast for the UK tour of their hit Edinburgh show Vulvarine, which tours through Spring 2019 including stop-offs at Vault Festival and the King's Head Theatre.
The Crown Dual - King's Head Theatre
20 December 2018
A new comedy from parodic mastermind Daniel Clarkson, co-creator of Olivier Award-nominated hit shows 'Potted Potter' and 'Potted Panto', will get its world premiere at the Kings Head Theatre from 12 March 2019.
Tobacco Road at Vault Festival
17 December 2018
Rattled from Missmanaged Theatre
11 December 2018
A Modest Little Man - The Bread & Roses Theatre
27 November 2018
The Ruffian On The Stair - Hope Theatre
27 November 2018
21 November 2018
Christmas shows at The Hope Theatre
20 November 2018
In Conversation with Graham Norton - Hope Theatre
14 November 2018
Timpson: The Musical - King's Head Theatre
12 November 2018
Outlying Islands by David Greig
1 November 2018
Little Women at The Space
29 October 2018