London theatre news


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The Watsons - West End transfer

13 November 2019


Tickets now on sale for the West End transfer of Laura Wade's new play, adapted from the unfinished novel by Jane Austen - at the Harold Pinter Theatre from 8 May 2020.


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The Signalman - Old Red Lion Theatre

11 November 2019


Paragon Theatre Collective bring Martin Malcolm's adaptation of Charles Dickens' final completed work to the Old Red Lion Theatre over the festive season.


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The Importance of Being Earnest at Tower Theatre

11 November 2019


Pan Productions welcome in the new year with Oscar Wilde's quintessentially English play - their first show in English, created with a team of immigrant actors and creatives.


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Afterglow extends at Waterloo East

6 November 2019


London's hottest stage hit, seen by over 10,000 people, 'Afterglow' today announces a 2 week extension to its scheduled run at Waterloo East Theatre.


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Hansel and Gretel at Chiswick Playhouse

5 November 2019


Chiswick Playhouse brings an enchanting, reimagined take on the classic tale of Hansel and Gretel to the stage this festive season featuring a dazzling original soundtrack.


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New play about junior doctors

4 November 2019


Tania Amsel's new one-woman play - Blood Orange - brings to light the life of junior doctors in A&E over the holiday season - due at the Old Red Lion from 10 December to 4 January.


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One Million Tiny Plays About Britain

3 November 2019


Originally published as a series of sketches in The Guardian, a heartwarming collage of scenes about twenty-first century life heads to Jermyn Street theatre this December.


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Robin Hood at Queen's Theatre Hornchurch

3 November 2019


Expect festive family fun on the menu from 28 November when Queen's Theatre Hornchurch gets its traditional Christmas panto spectacular underway.


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Joan Of Leeds set for festive premiere

1 November 2019


Breach Theatre's first ever Christmas show will get its world premiere next month at New Diorama Theatre.


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Little Miss Burden - The Bunker

23 October 2019


Harts Theatre Company head to The Bunker in December with Matilda Ibini's vital tale of growing up with a wheelchair in the '90s - a poignant new coming-of-age story.


Peter Andre to guest star in Thriller Live

23 October 2019


A year after he stopped the show with a mid-song standing ovation at Thriller Live's 4,000th West End performance, Peter Andre will guest star in Thriller Live for a two-week season this December.


A Christmas Carol returns to Middle Temple Hall

17 October 2019


Antic Disposition return for a fifth magical run this festive season at Middle Temple Hall with their acclaimed adaptation of Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol.


You Game - RADA

16 October 2019


Rotterdam's Alice McCarthy joins the cast of Sam Ra's You Game, a modern, female led story based on the Tony Award-winning classic Sleuth by Anthony Shaffer - due at RADA in November.


Up Pompeii - anniversary audio revival

14 October 2019


David Benson led an all-star cast to record a 50th anniversary audio revival of the Frankie Howerd comedy classic, 'Up Pompeii', at London's Shaw Theatre.


The Last Act of Harry Houdini

13 October 2019


Barry Killerby brings his acclaimed one man show, The Last Act of Harry Houdini, to London's Cockpit Theatre from 29 October to 2 November.


Katheryn Howard - Hope Theatre

9 October 2019



The Play at 8: The Monkey's Paw

8 October 2019



Casting announced for Before I Was A Bear

8 October 2019



Art Heist - London premiere

7 October 2019



Soho Cinders coming to Charing Cross Theatre

3 October 2019



Out Of Order from Forced Entertainment

2 October 2019



Dutchman - coming to Tristan Bates Theatre

2 October 2019



One Man, Two Guvnors

25 September 2019



The Elixir of Love - King's Head Theatre

23 September 2019



Christmas Carol - a fairy tale

19 September 2019





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