London theatre news

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Burn Bright - new company launched

13 May 2020

Tori Allen-Martin and Sarah Henley join forces to launch Burn Bright, a new company driving change for the next generation of women in the creative industry.

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Statement from Immersive Dracula

20 March 2020

Forced to postpone because of the coronavirus outbreak and venue closures, the team behind Immersive Dracula have issued a statement and launched a cast hardship fund.

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Fame The Musical in London

19 September 2018

The 30th anniversary tour of Fame The Musical has announced a transfer to the West End's Peacock Theatre from 11 September to 19 October 2019.

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New patron for Arion Productions

7 August 2018

Arion Productions has announced actor Annette Badland as their patron. She joins composer Howard Goodall CBE and playwright Martin Sherman as champions of the London based theatre company.

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Emerging Theatre Companies Showcase

5 December 2016

New Diorama Theatre and Hull UK City of Culture 2017, in association with Hull Truck Theatre, announce a new initiative to bring Hull-based theatre companies to wider audiences in London.

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Script Accelerator

22 August 2016

Applications are open for the Park Theatre's Script Accerlator programme for producers and mentees - submission deadlines: 7 September and 3 October 2016.

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The Calm

16 July 2016

Who Said Theatre are taking their latest production, The Calm, to Edinburgh Fringe and looking to raise funds - it will also play at Waterloo East theatre in August and at The London Theatre from 13 to 18 September 2016.

LET Award 2016

12 January 2016

Applications for the Les Enfants Terribles Award - designed to help an exciting new company produce an original piece of work to take to the Edinburgh Festival - close at 5pm on 17 January 2016. More details ...

Incoming Festival 2016

15 December 2015

This festival is not scheduled to start until June 2016, but worth getting in your diary now. It's a joint venture between A Younger Theatre and the New Diorama Theatre ...

ActDrop recommends ...

Buy tickets for The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time at the Troubadour Wembley Park Theatre