London theatre news
Macbeth from Big Telly Theatre
8 September 2020
Big Telly Theatre's Macbeth will headline the Belfast International Arts Festival this October.
Complete Works: Table Top Shakespeare: At Home
3 September 2020
Forced Entertainment are presenting a new edition of 'Complete Works' in a unique staging directly from the performers’ homes to yours.
The Tempest at Finsbury Circus City Garden
27 August 2020
Lights of London's professional acting troupe bring The Tempest to socially distanced life in Finsbury Circus City Garden on Saturday 12 September 2020.
Hamlet rehearsals start Monday
26 June 2020
An age-blind interpretation of Shakespeare's Hamlet, directed by Sean Mathias and starring Ian McKellen, will start rehearsals this Monday.
Shakespeare in Quarantine
14 April 2020
A new weekly podcast from Proud Haddock in association with Arsalan Sattari Productions will explore the extensive back catalogue of William Shakespeare.
The Tempest - live in your living room
8 April 2020
Easter bank holiday will see a new innovative, interactive and anarchic response to making theatre under lock down.
Antic Disposition - anniversary show
16 March 2020
Antic Disposition will celebrate their 15th anniversary this summer with a restaging of A Midsummer Night's Dream at London's historic Gray's Inn Hall.
The Merchant of Venice - on tour
27 February 2020
Tracy Ann Oberman is to star as Shylock in a new production of The Merchant of Venice set to tour from September with a stop-off at Rose Theatre Kingston.
All's Well That Ends Well - Jermyn Street Theatre
27 August 2019
This autumn, Jermyn Street Theatre and the award-winning Guildford Shakespeare Company join forces to present Shakespeare's rarely performed bittersweet comedy All's Well That Ends Well.
Macbeth at Temple Church
29 July 2019
A heady brew of greed, murder and dark magic heads to London's atmospheric Temple Church in a bold new production of Shakespeare's Macbeth from Antic Disposition.
Free Open Air Theatre Season 2019
3 May 2019
London's Free Open Air Theatre Season is back for another year in the stunning setting of The Scoop on the bank of the Thames, with 2 shows between 7 August and 1 September.
Twelfth Night at The Rose Playhouse
20 February 2019
Marking the 30th anniversary of the discovery of The Rose Playhouse, St Albans-based company OVO will be heading to London presenting their modern take on Twelfth Night from 23 April.
Table Top Shakespeare livestream
17 October 2018
Forced Entertainment will livestream their Complete Works: Table Top Shakespeare from Spill Festival from 26 October to 3 November.
Romeo and Juliet from BoxLit Theatre
29 September 2018
BoxLit Theatre are heading to The Rose Playhouse Theatre from 25 to 28 October 2018 with their version of Romeo & Juliet which combines cinematic film, bold theatricality, evocative music and a glowing set.
The Taming Of The Shrew - Tristan Bates Theatre
24 September 2018
Prepared using the cue script technique used in Shakespeare's own theatres, Shake-Scene Shakespeare's production of 'The Shrew' will be at Tristan Bates from 8 to 13 October 2018.
Twelfth Night at Wilton's Music Hall
29 August 2018
Abducted - Elizabeth I's Child Actors
7 August 2018
Shakespeare Trilogy on the BBC
14 June 2018
A Midsummer Night's Dream from The Faction
6 June 2018
Casting announced for Iris Theatre's The Tempest
23 May 2018
Antic Disposition presents: Much Ado About Nothing
1 May 2018
Périclès, Prince de Tyr live stream
19 April 2018
Casting announced for Kiss Me, Kate
18 March 2018
King Lear to transfer to West End
12 February 2018
Périclès, Prince de Tyr: Livestream
15 January 2018