Pleasance - Islington
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Stagespace - seats 54
Downstairs - seats 80
London N7 9EF
North Road/Pleasance Theatre
Audio described, sign interpreted and captioned performances are arranged on a show by show basis in conjunction with the performing company where possible - please check with the box office for further details.
If you need to be accompanied by a carer or assistant the theatre will provide them with a complimentary ticket - speak to Box Office staff in advance of the show.
Assistance dogs are welcome. During performances our staff will look after your dog in the foyer.
You will find more information on the theatre website access page.
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The Main House is fully accessible - there is lift access from street level directly into the auditorium and foyer. Up to two wheelchair users per performance. Please advise the Box Office if you are a wheelchair user when booking your tickets.
Access to the StageSpace - unfortunately this space is not wheelchair accessible due to its location on the second floor of the building.
Toilet facilities - there is a disabled toilet located to the left of the bar.
An infra-red hearing loop is available in either of our two venues with advance notice - please check with the Box Office for further details.
Escape From Planet Trash
It's 2050 and in a galaxy not too far from our own, Planet Trash is the most dangerous place in the solar system - the dumping ground for the universe.
Previews from: Tuesday 19 November 2019
Closes: Sunday 22 December 2019
Ricky Gervais Plus Special Guests
Inspired by the first man in America to plead insanity as his defence, award-winning writer Camilla Whitehill and Strictly Arts examine the unspoken link between mental health and systemic racism.
Previews from: ... no date announced
Closes: ... no close date announced
Knitmas: A Winter Yarn
LongSleeves is a jumper. His jumpery arms aren't the right size and they aren't the same length. One Christmas he was unwrapped, thrown aside and forgotten and he's been alone ever since.
Previews from: Saturday 7 December 2019
Closes: Sunday 22 December 2019
Responding to a call-out, a repairman finds himself inexplicably drawn to an old woman and her house in the woods. At first it seems like a simple fix, but as a storm starts to close in, he is forced to confront the ghosts from his past.
Previews from: Tuesday 14 January 2020
Closes: Saturday 1 February 2020
The Wright Brothers
Imani is on a journey to find a date for her sister's wedding, though she's not been interested in meeting anyone since her last relationship ended. However with only 3 weeks till the wedding, the pressure from friends and family is on!
Previews from: Monday 3 February 2020
Closes: Saturday 8 February 2020
Godot is a Woman
Two people wait beneath a solitary tree on a country road - it's a familiar scene, but this is not Waiting for Godot. Waiting for Godot was written by a man, for men and Silent Faces aren't men ... So what are they waiting for?
Previews from: Tuesday 24 March 2020
Closes: Saturday 11 April 2020
Toby discovers a comet heading towards Earth. When nobody listens to his warning, he snaps, turning into an action movie hero on a mission to protect the world.
Previews from: Tuesday 5 May 2020
Closes: Saturday 16 May 2020
Science Fiction Theatre Festival: Antarctica
Featuring every day Antarctica: A comedy based on real groundbreaking climate change and artificial intelligence research, with the collaboration of King's College London.
Previews from: Tuesday 19 May 2020
Closes: Saturday 23 May 2020
Follows four lonely Londoners as they tell stories, weave lies and confessions, reveal and conceal desires and regrets. All are plummeting towards one blistering afternoon in July.
Previews from: Tuesday 26 May 2020
Closes: Saturday 13 June 2020
Thank You For Doing Nothing
This satirical musical is a hilarious night out like no other, exploring the climate emergency and the men that profit from it.
Previews from: Tuesday 16 June 2020
Closes: Sunday 28 June 2020