London theatre news

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Iolanthe from Charles Court Opera

9 February 2020

Charles Court Opera will present a new production of Gilbert & Sullivan's witty, satirical operetta - Iolanthe - marking 10 years at the King's Head Theatre.

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Mushy: Lyrically Speaking - online screening

8 February 2020

Rifco Theatre are screening their hit production - Mushy: Lyrically Speaking - online this weekend until 9 February 2020.

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Indecent Proposal - Southwark Playhouse

6 February 2020

10 to 4 Productions will present the world premiere of Indecent Proposal - a new musical which will run at Southwark Playhouse from Friday 29 May to Saturday 27 June.

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The Shark Is Broken transfers

5 February 2020

A sell-out, smash hit of Edinburgh Fringe 2019, The Shark Is Broken now gets a West End transfer to the Ambassadors Theatre from May.

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The Importance of Being... Earnest?

4 February 2020

Say It Again, Sorry?'s new show - The Importance of Being... Earnest? - will be touring the UK in 2020, with its first stop at Omnibus Theatre, Clapham, in March.

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CROOKS 1926 from COLAB

4 February 2020

Veteran immersive theatre company COLAB will stage their most ambitious project to date with their new show CROOKS 1926, a crime thriller and live-action boardgame.

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Once Upon A Mattress

4 February 2020

Director Mark Giesser returns to Upstairs at the Gatehouse with Once Upon A Mattress, another classic musical rarely seen in London - from 5 to 29 March 2020.

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The Time Machine

4 February 2020

Inspired by H.G. Wells' The Time Machine, Creation Theatre takes audiences on a journey through the labyrinth of the iconic London Library - from 29 February.

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Chyna at Vault Festival

30 January 2020

Starring a brilliant 14 year old Deaf performer, Chyna is a dance multimedia production that will have a short run at this year's Vault Festival from 3 March.

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Too Pretty To Punch - on tour

30 January 2020

Edalia Day's 'Too Pretty To Punch' - a comedy spoken word show about gender, the media and not fitting any of the boxes - will be at Vault Festival and on UK tour.

The Ballerina at Vault Festival

29 January 2020

Following a sold-out New York premiere, Outer Gaea Company are set to make their VAULT Festival debut with Anne-Sophie Marie 's The Ballerina from 18 to 22 March.


29 January 2020

Award winning company Ellandar Productions unites with collaborators 45North to present the debut play from British East Asian writer and theatre maker Nemo Martin.

Dad's Army Radio Show on tour

29 January 2020

Dad's Army, the much-loved BBC sitcom, returns to the stage new-minted in a highly-acclaimed production that heads off on UK tour, launching at the British Library.

Frida Kahlo: Viva La Vida!

29 January 2020

Only 3 performances at Vault Festival to catch a 'mesmerising and compelling' performance from Gaêl Lecornec as Mexican painter Frida Kahlo.

Love Genius and a Walk - Theatro Technis

24 January 2020

LGW Productions bring a new production (by director Leah Townley) of Gay Walley's play - Love Genius and a Walk - to Theatro Technis this April.

The Good Dad (A Love story)

24 January 2020

V&V at Vault Festival

24 January 2020

When We Died - Vault Festival

22 January 2020

All Quiet on the Western Front - Vault Festival

21 January 2020

Sticks and Stones - Tristan Bates Theatre

20 January 2020

Naked Boys Singing! from LAMBCO Productions

20 January 2020

The Garden of Words - Park Theatre

17 January 2020

Miles Apart Together at Vault Festival

17 January 2020

SIX announces booking to 2021

17 January 2020

Blitz! at The Union Theatre

16 January 2020

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