London theatre news

Image for Macbeth from Big Telly Theatre

Macbeth from Big Telly Theatre

8 September 2020

Big Telly Theatre's Macbeth will headline the Belfast International Arts Festival this October.

Image for Complete Works: Table Top Shakespeare: At Home

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.

Image for The Tempest at Finsbury Circus City Garden

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.

Image for Hamlet rehearsals start Monday

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.

Image for Shakespeare in Quarantine

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.

Image for The Tempest - live in your living room

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.

Image for Antic Disposition - anniversary show

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.

Image for The Merchant of Venice - on tour

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.

Image for All's Well That Ends Well - Jermyn Street Theatre

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.

Image for Macbeth at Temple Church

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


Buy tickets for Back to the Future at the Adelphi Theatre