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London Rep - Barbican Theatre


We have 12 shows listed.

The Wheel

Playing now

Drama

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In the chaos of war, a man is banished and his daughter is left to wander. A rash decision by a woman to return the child to her father sparks an incredible journey across time, continents and war zones.


As You Like It

Upcoming

Shakespeare - comedy

Barbican Theatre
Rosalind is banished, and with her best friend Celia by her side, she journeys into exile. But not before catching the eye of love-struck Orlando, who is also forced from court into the dappled Forest of Arden.


The Taming of the Shrew

Upcoming

Shakespeare - comedy

Barbican Theatre
In this radical take on Shakespeare's fierce and energetic comedy of gender, Baptista Minola is seeking to marry off her two sons, the sweet-tempered Bianco and the rebellious Katherine.


SUPERFAN: Nosedive

Upcoming

Drama

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A child climbs onto an adult's shoulders and they look out. They see hope but also destruction. One generation after another reaches higher, sees further, hurtling toward a future they can't control.


Measure for Measure

Upcoming

Shakespeare - comedy

Barbican Theatre
When a novice nun is compromised by a corrupt official who offers to save her brother from execution in return for sex, she has no idea where to turn for help. When she threatens to expose him, he tells her that nobody would believe her.


Heavy handed, we crush the moment

Upcoming

Immersive

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Dance, darkness and bass frequencies - Heavy handed, we crush the moment is an immersive experience, somewhere between a dreamscape, a meditation, a nightmare and a nightclub.


Provok'd - A Restoration

Upcoming

Drama

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Restoration Comedy collides with original rap and hip hop, challenging the parallels between a vicious and vibrant moment in theatrical history and a contemporary questioning of sexuality, gender politics and race.


To the Moon and Back

Upcoming

Drama

Barbican Theatre
For ages 3 months to 4 years and their parents/carers. Create imaginary worlds in this immersive, participatory experience inspired by the 50th anniversary of the moon landing.


Fleur Elise Noble: ROOMAN

Upcoming

Mime

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A young woman only finds relief from the surroundings of her monotonous, monochrome existence when she meets a kangaroo man in her dreams. A rich tapestry of puppetry, projection, animation, dance, music and sound.


Nick Lehane: Chimpanzee

Upcoming

Mime

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In this extraordinary and heartbreaking puppet play, a life-sized chimpanzee escapes the despair of her captive existence by piecing together memories of her childhood in a human home.


Peeping Tom: Child (Kind)

Upcoming

Mime

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Between dance and physical theatre, Peeping Tom's shows astonish audiences with unsettling imagery, humour and phenomenal choreography that defies logic. This one explores perceptions of childhood.


Kiss & Cry Collective: Cold Blood

Upcoming

Mime

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In this wonderfully whimsical production, the story of seven surprising deaths takes audiences into an array of scenarios that touch on the fleeting fragility of life.



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