London theatre news


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House to House from Brixton House

30 May 2020


Brixton House is due to open in Spring 2021 - in the meantime, it's looking back to its Ovalhouse days with 4 virtual reality shows being released during June.


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What's happening at ... Park Theatre?

30 May 2020


Park Theatre has been awarded an Arts Council England Emergency Support Grant of £35k and has reached the half-way stage in its Park Life campaign.


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Sammy at the Lyric Hammersmith

29 May 2020


Update: due to the coronavirus crisis, Sammy at the Lyric Hammersmith has now been postponed and will be rescheduled at a later date.


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We R Not Virus

27 May 2020


Actors and creatives of East and South East Asian heritage unite to present a digital arts response to the surge in hate crime during the Covid-19 crisis.


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Jermyn Street Theatre Flooded

9 April 2020


After successfully reaching its initial £10,000 target in a public fundraising campaign, Jermyn Street Theatre was severely flooded on Wednesday 8 April.


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Fundraising at Applecart Arts

16 March 2020


Applecart Arts have launched a crowdfunding campaign to support the redevelopment and renovation of their building, the Harold Road Centre in Upton Park, Newham.


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Arcola suspends performances

15 March 2020


Arcola Theatre suspends all public performances until further notice, to avoid contributing to the spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus).


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Small Change - cast announced

11 March 2020


Casting is announced for Peter Gill's Small Change which launches new not-for-profit company Both Barrels Theatre - coming to Omnibus Theatre from 21 April.


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Cast announced for Pipeline

5 March 2020


Casting is announced for the European premiere of Dominique Morisseau's new drama, Pipeline, directed by Jack Gamble, previewing from 26 March 2020 at Arcola Theatre.


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JEW...ish returns to King's Head Theatre

5 March 2020


Written by Saul Boyer and Poppy Damon, JEW...ish gets another run at the King's Head Theatre, back by popular demand.


New Nordics Festival 2020

4 March 2020


The New Nordics Festival, showcasing the best new Nordic plays, will be at The Yard from 18 to 21 March, presented by Cut the Cord.


GHBoy at The Vaults

2 March 2020


Scott Ritchie Productions presents a disturbing psychological drama by debut playwright Paul Harvard and starring Jimmy Essex - at The Vaults from 29 April.


Hockey Mom, Hockey Dad at the Finborough

27 February 2020


Jimmy Walters directs the European premiere of Michael Melski's hit Canadian play - Hockey Mom Hockey Dad - due at the Finborough Theatre from 31 March.


In Our Bones at Vault Festival

27 February 2020


Diniwe and the Hadedas bring their multimedia performance - In Our Bones - to Vault Festival next month, imagining a vision of hope in ecological crisis.


Buyer & Cellar - Above The Stag Theatre

23 February 2020


Starring Aaron Sidwell, Jonathan Tolins' Buyer & Cellar will get a run at Above The Stag theatre from 11 March.


Snowflakes - Old Red Lion Theatre

20 February 2020



Can I Help You? at Omnibus Theatre

18 February 2020



Going Ape - Union Theatre

14 February 2020



BAC - world's first Relaxed Venue

10 February 2020



Cast announced for Old Red Lion triptych

9 February 2020



Iolanthe from Charles Court Opera

9 February 2020



Indecent Proposal - Southwark Playhouse

6 February 2020



The Importance of Being... Earnest?

4 February 2020



Once Upon A Mattress

4 February 2020



Charity Case - Drayton Arms

3 February 2020





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