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WEST END THEATRES | OFF WEST END THEATRES

Adelphi Theatre – Kinky Boots
The Strand, WC2E. Tel: 0870 403 0303.
Nearest Tube: Charing Cross. Booking until June 30, 2018.
Read the preview l Casting announced l First partner for TodayTix UK mobile theatre ticket lotteries l Extends until May 2016 l Extends until September 2016 l Cast recording l Booking extended until January 2017 l Matt Henry extends role/David Hunter joins cast l New booking period announced l London Lifestyle Award for Theatre Show of the Year l Billy Porter and Stark Sands visit cast l Booking extended to September 30, 2017 l Diana Award partners with Kinky Boots for National Kindness Day l Cast changes announced

Aldwych Theatre – La Soirée/La Petite Soirée
Aldwych, WC2B 4DF. Tel: 0870 400 0805.
Nearest Tube: Holborn/Covent Garden. Booking until February 3, 2018.
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Tina – March 21 to June 16, 2018.
Read the preview l Adrienne Warren to play Tina Turner l Further casting announced

Ambassadors Theatre – Stomp
West Street, WC2H 9ND. Tel: 0870 060 6627.
Nearest Tube: Leicester Square. Booking until January 7, 2018.
Luke Cresswell and Steve McNicholas interview l Final performance in January 2018 l Buy tickets
The Very Hungry Caterpillar – December 13, 2017 to January 7, 2018 (daytime slot).
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Apollo Theatre – Everybody’s Talking About Jamie
Shaftesbury Avenue, W1V 7HD. Tel: 0870 890 1101.
Nearest Tube: Piccadilly Circus. Booking until April 21, 2018.
Read the preview l Full casting announced l Production wins two UK Theatre Awards

Apollo Victoria – Wicked
Wilton Road, SW1V ILG. Tel: 0870 400 0751.
Nearest Tube: Victoria. Booking until December 1, 2018.
Read our review l 6th Birthday l Casting news l Major Tour Announced l New booking period l Harriet Thorpe returns as Madame Morrible l Willemijn Verkaik joins cast l Savannah Stevenson joins cast l Casting for UK Tour l 3000 performances l 17th new booking period l Martyn Ellis is new Wizard l Wicked becomes W/E’s 10th longest running show l Cast changes in October 2014 l Cast changes for tour l Kerry Ellis returns as Elphaba l Wicked welcomes six millionth theatregoer l Emma Hatton to star as Elphaba l Jennifer DiNoia joins cast l New Box Office records in W/E and on tour l Emma Hatton photo gallery l Booking into 2016 l Steven Pinder joins cast l Wicked receives TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence Award l Cast changes announced l Tom McGowan joins cast as The Wizard l Booking until November 2016 l Wicked welcomes 7 millionth theatregoer l Sixth year of the Wicked Young Writer Awards l Sabrina Mahfouz joins judging panel l 21st new booking period announced l Mark Curry to play The Wizard l Mark Curry as The Wizard l 4,000 performances l Rachel Tucker, Anita Dobson and Suzie Mathers join cast l Winners of the 2016 Wicked Young Writer Awards announced l Wicked on tour photo gallery l Anita Dobson and new cast members l Willemijn Verkaik returns as Elphaba l Wicked Young Writer Awards 2017 l Wicked celebrates ten years in W/E l Wicked named Best Theatre Production For Schools l Fundraising for the Woodland Trust l 2018 Tour l Run continues to May 2018 l Wicked welcomes eight millionth theatregoer l Wicked partners with Make It Social l New cast from July 24, 2017 l Finalists announced for the 2017 Wicked Young Writer Awards l Winners of 2017 Wicked Young Writer Awards announced l New cast members l Aaron Sidwell joins 2018 tour l 24th extension announced l Full casting for 2018 tour l New portrait images l Two extra shows added for Christmas 2017 l Winner of 2017/18 Best Theatre Production for Schools l Over £16,500 raised for the Woodland Trust l Buy tickets

Arts Theatre
6-7 Great Newport Street, WC2H 7JB. Tel: 020 7836 8463.
Nearest Tube: Leicester Square.
Mischief Movie Night – December 13, 2017 to January 27, 2018.
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Six – December 18, 2017 and January 8, 15 and 22, 2018.
Read the preview l Casting announced

Barbican Theatre
Silk Street, EC2Y 8DS. Tel: 0845 120 7550.
Nearest Tube: Barbican/Moorgate/St Paul’s.
Barbican celebrates 35th Anniversary with the launch of Barbican Firsts
September to December 2017
January to July 2018
JANUARY 2018 (Part of London International Mime Festival 2018)
Petit Théâtre de Gestes – Bêtes de foire (The Pit) – January 16 to January 20.
L’Insolite Mécanique – Lift Off (Je brasse de l’air) (The Pit) – January 23 to January 27.
Peeping Tom – Mother (Moeder) – January 24 to January 27.
Toneelhuis/FC Bergman – 300 el x 50 el x 30 el – January 31 to February 3.
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Exhibition – Basquiat: Boom for Real – until January 28, 2018.
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Exhibition – Another Kind of Life: Photography on the Margins – February 28 to May 27, 2018.
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Cambridge Theatre – Matilda, A Musical
Earlham Street, WC2. Tel: 0870 890 1102.
Nearest Tube: Covent Garden. Booking until February 10, 2019.
Read the preview l Casting Update l Alex Gaumond joins cast l New Matildas announced l UK and Ireland Tour announced l New adult cast from September 12, 2017 l New children’s cast from September 12, 2017 l Production images l Adult casting for UK and Ireland tour l Buy tickets

Charing Cross Theatre
The Arches, Villiers Street, WC2N 6NG. Tel: 020 7930 6601.
Nearest Station: Charing Cross.
Thom Southerland appointed Artistic Director
The Woman in White – Booking until February 10, 2018.
Read the preview l Anna O’Byrne to play Laura Fairlie l Rehearsal images l Production images l Opening Night aftershow photos
Harold and Maude – February 19 to March 31, 2018.
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Criterion Theatre – The Comedy About A Bank Robber
2 Jermyn Street, SW1Y 4XA. Tel: 020 7413 1437.
Nearest Tube: Piccadilly Circus. Booking until November 4, 2018.
Read the preview l Extends until November 2018

Dominion Theatre – An American in Paris
268-269 Tottenham Court Road, W1T 7AQ. Tel: 0870 169 0116.
Nearest Tube: Tottenham Court Road. Booking until January 6, 2018.
Read the preview l Full casting announced l Original Broadway cast production images l London production images l Booking extends to January 2018 l £6m refurbishment completed l Second extension announced l Final 14 weeks

Drury Lane (Theatre Royal) – 42nd Street
Catherine Street, WC2B 5JF. Tel: 0870 890 1109.
Nearest Tube: Covent Garden. Booking until October 20, 2018.
Read the preview l Sheena Easton joins cast l Open auditions l Production images

Duchess Theatre – The Play That Goes Wrong
Catherine Street, WC2B 5LA. Tel: 0844 579 1973.
Nearest Tube: Covent Garden. Booking until September 30, 2018.
Read the preview l The Play That Goes Wrong extends run l Second extension announced l New cast announced l New booking period announced l New cast from June 29, 2016 l Broadway transfer announced l 1001st performance l New booking period announced l New cast announced l Booking extended to September 30, 2018

Duke of York’s Theatre – Ink
St Martin’s Lane, WC2N 4BG. Tel: 0870 060 6623.
Nearest Tube: Leicester Square. Booking until January 6, 2018.
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Mary Stuart – January 13 to March 31, 2018.
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Fortune Theatre – The Woman in Black
Russell Street, WC2B 5HH. Tel: 0870 060 6626.
Nearest Tube: Covent Garden. Booking until January 26, 2019.
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Garrick Theatre – Young Frankenstein
Charing Cross Road, WC2H, 0HH. Tel: 0870 890 1104.
Nearest Tube: Charing Cross/Leicester Square. Booking until September 29, 2018.
Read the preview l Casting announced

Gielgud Theatre – The Ferryman
Shaftesbury Avenue, W1D 6AR. Tel: 0870 890 1105.
Nearest Tube: Piccadilly Circus. Booking until May 19, 2018.
Read the preview l Booking extended until January 2018 l New cast members announced l New cast from January 2018

Harold Pinter Theatre – Oslo
6 Panton Street, SW1Y 4DN. Tel: 0870 060 6637.
Nearest Tube: Piccadilly Circus. Booking until December 30, 2017.
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The Birthday Party – January 9 to April 14, 2018.
Read the preview l Pearl Mackie joins cast
Whither Would You Go? – October 22, 2017.
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Haymarket (Theatre Royal) – The Rat Pack – Live From Las Vegas
18 Suffolk Street, SW1Y 4HT. Tel: 0870 400 0626.
Nearest Tube: Piccadilly Circus. December 13, 2017 to February 3, 2018.
Read the preview l Casting announced l Meet the cast
Frozen – February 9 to May 5, 2018.
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Her Majesty’s Theatre – The Phantom of the Opera
Haymarket, SW1Y 4QR. Tel: 0870 890 1106.
Nearest Tube: Piccadilly Circus. Booking until October 20, 2018.
Read the review l Cast changes from September 5, 2016

Leicester Square Theatre
5 Leicester Place, London, WC2H 7BP. Tel: 0844 8472 475
Nearest Tube: Leicester Square.
Stick Man – Booking until January 7, 2018.
Trump – The Panto! – December 12 to December 30, 2017.
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London Palladium – Dick Whittington
Argyll Street, W1V 1AD. Tel: 0870 890 1108.
Nearest Tube: Oxford Street. Booking until January 14, 2018.
Read more l Initial casting announced l Elaine Page and Gary Wilmott join cast l Emma Williams and Lukus Alexander join cast
The King and I – June 21 to August 4, 2018.
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Lyceum Theatre – The Lion King
Wellington Street, WC2E 7RQ. Tel: 0870 243 9000.
Nearest Tube: Covent Garden/Charing Cross/Temple. Booking until June 2, 2018 for individuals and September 30, 2018 for Groups.
Read the feature l Photo Gallery l Brand new photography released l New concept images l Autism-Friendly Performance in June 2017 l Cast changes announced l New booking period and 2017 Christmas schedule l Buy tickets
A Christmas Carol – December 11 and December 18, 2017.
Read the preview l Further casting announced

Lyric Theatre – Thriller Live
Shaftesbury Avenue, W1D 7ES. Tel: 0870 890 1107.
Nearest Tube: Piccadilly Circus. Booking until September 30, 2018.
Read our review l 1000th Performance l 1000th Performance Gallery l Candle-lit Tribute l Candle-lit Tribute Gallery l 1,500th Performance l Halloween Makeover l One millionth West End customer l Thriller Live MJ Academy l Thriller – Live 2013 Gallery l Lyric’s longest running show l Thriller continues until September 2014 l Kieran Alleyne returns for one night only l Booking into 2015 l Cleo Higgins joins cast l Thriller continues until September 2015 l Now 20th longest running musical in W/E history l Thriller Live celebration l Cast and production changes l Thriller Live starts 7th year in W/E l Fundraising for Red Nose Day l Now 18th Longest Running West End Musical Of All Time l Thriller Live Top 18 Gallery l Major changes imminent/tour dates announced l Now the 17th longest running West End musical of all time l Booking extended until October 2017 l 2016 Halloween makeover l Thriller Live becomes the 15th Longest Running West End Musical of all time l New dancers join cast l Production images of new cast l Buy tickets

New London Theatre – School of Rock – The Musical
Drury Lane, WC2B 5PW. Tel: 0870 890 0141.
Nearest Tube: Covent Garden. Booking until January 13, 2019.
Read the preview l Casting announced l Production images l Box office records broken on both sides of the Atlantic l Third extension announced l Gary Trainor takes over the role of Dewey Finn l New kids cast l School of Rock to host this year’s BBC Radio 2’s Children in Need Gala l Adult cast changes announced

Noel Coward Theatre – Girl from the North Country
St Martin’s Lane, WC2N 4BW. Tel: 0870 950 0920.
Nearest Tube: Leicester Square. December 29, 2017 to March 24, 2018.
Read the preview l Casting announced
Quiz – March 31 to June 16, 2018.
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MICHAEL GRANDAGE SEASON
Red – May 4 to July 28, 2018.
The Lieutenant of Inishmore – June 23 to September 8, 2018.
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Novello Theatre – Mamma Mia!
Aldwych, WC2B 4LD. Tel: 0870 950 0940.
Nearest Tube: Covent Garden/Holborn. Booking until October 20, 2018.
Read the feature l New booking period l Cast changes from June 2015 l New cast and new booking period l Buy tickets

Old Vic – A Christmas Carol
103 The Cut, Waterloo Road, SE1 8NB. Tel: 0870 060 6628.
Nearest Tube: Waterloo. Booking until January 20, 2018.
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ADDITIONAL PROGRAMMING
The Science of Generosity – December 14, 2017.
Christmas Storytelling – December 16, 2017.
One Voice – January 12, 2018.
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BICENTENARY SEASON
The Divide l Casting and dates announced – February 1 to February 10, 2018.
Fanny and Alexander – February 21 to April 14, 2018.
Mood Music – April 21 to June 30, 2018.
A Monster Calls – July 7 to August 25, 2018.
Sylvia – September 1 to September 22, 2018.
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Emma Rice’s Wise Children is new Company in Residence
Penny, a new food and drink space for The Old Vic
New digital initiative allows users to create their own Shakespeare

Palace Theatre – Harry Potter and the Cursed Child
Shaftesbury Avenue, W1V 8AY. Tel: 0870 895 5579.
Nearest Tube: Leicester Square/Tottenham Court Road. Booking until October 21, 2018.
Read the preview l Updated preview l Principal casting announced l Final casting announced l Character portraits l Extends until December 2017 l Extends until February 2018 l Discussions underway for Broadway transfer l New London cast announced l Broadway premiere confirmed l Character portraits of new cast

Peacock Theatre
Portugal Street, WC2A 2HT. Tel: 020 7369 1793.
Nearest Tube: Holborn.
The Snowman – Booking until December 31, 2017.
Trioperas – May 23 to July 1, 2018.
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Phoenix Theatre – The Exorcist
Charing Cross Road, WC2H OJP. Tel: 0870 060 6629.
Nearest Tube: Leicester Square. Booking until March 10, 2018.
Read the preview l Casting announced l Ian McKellen to feature as the voice of the Demon l Production images

Piccadilly Theatre – Annie
4 Denman Street, W1V 8DY. Tel: 0844 412 6666.
Nearest Tube: Piccadilly Circus. Booking until February 18, 2018.
Read the preview l Full casting announced l Craig Revel Horwood joins cast l Meera Syal to play Miss Hannigan
Austentatious – January 23 and February 13, 2018.
Read the preview l Cast images
Strictly Ballroom The Musical – Previewing from March 16, 2018.
Read the preview l Casting announced

Playhouse Theatre – Glengarry Glen Ross
Northumberland Avenue, WC2N 5DE. Tel: 0870 060 6631.
Nearest Tube: Embankment/Charing Cross. Booking until February 3, 2018.
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Prince Edward Theatre – Disney’s Aladdin
28 Old Compton Street, W1D 4HS. Tel: 0870 850 9191.
Nearest Tube: Piccadilly Circus/Leicester Square. Booking until June 2, 2018.
Read the preview l Full casting announced l Production images l Cast changes

Prince of Wales Theatre – The Book of Mormon
Coventry Street, W1D 6AS. Tel: 0870 850 0393.
Nearest Tube: Leicester Square. Booking until March 3, 2018.
Read the preview l Cast changes from February 1, 2016 l Buy tickets

Queen’s Theatre – Les Miserables
Shaftesbury Avenue, W1V 8BA. Tel: 0870 890 1110.
Nearest Tube: Leicester Square. Booking until October 20, 2018.
Read our review l Casting update l Buy tickets

Sadler’s Wells
Rosebery Avenue, EC1R 4TN. Tel: 0870 737 7737.
Nearest Tube: Angel/Farringdon.
Matthew Bourne’s Cinderella – Booking until January 27, 2018.

Savoy Theatre – Dreamgirls
The Strand, WC2R 0ET. Tel: Tel: 0870 164 8787.
Nearest Tube: Charing Cross/Embankment. Booking until June 2, 2018.
Read the preview l Further casting for the role of Effie White l Further casting announced l First day rehearsal images l £15 Front Row Lottery via TodayTix l Original London Cast Recording l Asmeret Ghebremichael joins cast l Release date confirmed for Original London Cast Recording l New cast announced

Shaftesbury Theatre – Motown the Musical
Shaftesbury Avenue, WC2H 8DP. Tel: 0870 870 4868.
Nearest Tube: Holborn/Tottenham Court Road. Booking until January 5, 2019.
Read the preview l Casting announced l Further casting announced l Final casting announced l Obioma Ugoala joins cast l Extends until February 2018 l Extends until January 2019 l Production images

St Martin’s Theatre – The Mousetrap
West Street, Cambridge Circus, WC2H 9NH. Tel: 0870 162 8787.
Nearest Tube: Leicester Square. Booking until January 5, 2019.
Read the feature l Buy tickets

Trafalgar Studios
14 Whitehall, SW1A 2DY. Tel: 0870 060 6632.
Nearest Tube: Charing Cross.
KING’S HEAD THEATRE PRODUCTIONS
La bohème – Booking until January 6, 2018.
Strangers in Between – January 10 to February 3, 2018.
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The Grinning Man – Booking until February 17, 2018.
Read the preview l Full casting announced

Vaudeville Theatre – A Woman of No Importance
The Strand, WC2R 0NH. Tel: 0870 890 0511.
Nearest Tube: Charing Cross. Booking until December 30, 2017.
Read the preview l Final casting l Wilde Talks
CLASSIC SPRING’S OSCAR WILDE SEASON cont’d
Wilde Creatures – December 15 to December 31, 2017 (daytime slot).
De Profundis – January 3 to January 6, 2018.
Lady Windermere’s Fan – January 12 to April 7, 2018.
An Ideal Husband – dates tbc.
The Importance of Being Earnest – dates tbc.
The Selfish Giant – April 2018.
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Victoria Palace Theatre – Hamilton
8 Victoria Street, SW1E 5EA. Tel: 0870 895 5577.
Nearest Tube: Victoria. Booking until June 30, 2018.
Read the preview l Further casting announced l Opening delayed as final casting announced l Further tickets released for first booking period l Daily lottery plans announced

Wyndham’s Theatre – Heisenberg: The Uncertainty Principle
Charing Cross Road, WC2H 0DA. Tel: 0870 950 0925.
Nearest Tube: Leicester Square. Booking until January 6, 2018.
Long Day’s Journey Into Night – January 27 to April 7, 2018.
Read the preview l Full casting announced

WEST END THEATRES | OFF WEST END THEATRES

Above the Stag
Arch 17, Miles Street, London, SW8 1RZ.
Nearest Station: Vauxhall.
Above The Stag Theatre plans move to larger venue
Snow White, Rotten to the Core – until January 13, 2018.

Albany Theatre
Douglas Way, SE8 4AG. Tel: 020 8692 4446.
Nearest Station: Deptford Bridge Rail.
Significant refurbishment works planned for summer 2016
Dame Joan Ruddock succeeds Claire Pritchard as Albany Chair
Rachel Nelken appointed as new Head of Creative Programmes
Family Events and more – until December 31, 2017.
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Ugly Duckling – until December 31, 2017.
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So Many Reasons – February 7, 2018.
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Spring 2018 – February 7 to June 16.
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Almeida
Almeida Street, N1 1TA. Tel: 020 7359 4404.
Nearest Tube: Angel/Highbury and Islington.
AUTUMN/WINTER 2017/2018
The Twilight Zone – until January 27.
Summer and Smoke – February 24 to April 7.

Arcola
24 Ashwin Street, E8 3DL. Tel: 020 7503 1646.
Nearest Station: Dalston Junction Rail
Arcola Theatre wins carbon-neutral heating system
SUMMER/AUTUMN 2017
STUDIO 1
Eugene Onegin – until December 23.
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STUDIO 2
Hanna – January 3 to January 20, 2018.
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Artsdepot
5 Nether Street, Tally Ho Corner, North Finchley, N12 0GA. Tel: 020 8369 5454.
Nearest Tube: Finchley Central.

BAC
176 Lavender Hill, SW11 5TN. Tel: 020 7223 2223.
Nearest Station: Clapham Junction Rail.

Barons Court Theatre
28a Comeragh Road, W14 9HR. Tel: 020 8932 4747.
Nearest Tube: Barons Court.
The Life Drawing Gymnasia – January 9 and January 13, 2018.

Blue Elephant Theatre
59a Bethwin Road, SE5 0XT. Tel: 020 7701 0100.
Nearest Tube: Oval.
Sponsor Matthew Craig on his epic fundraising bike ride for the theatre
Maggie Alphonsi and Radzi Chinyanganya become Patrons
Blue Elephant Theatre to become a National Portfolio Organisation from 2018
WINTER 2017
Once Upon a Christmas Song – December 13.
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Bridewell Theatre
Bride Lane, Off Fleet Street, EC4 8EQ. Tel: 020 7226 3633.
Nearest Tube: Blackfriars.
Nell Gwynn – until December 16, 2017.
All About My Mother – January 17 to January 20, 2018.
A Doll’s House – January 23 to January 27, 2018.
LUNCHBOX THEATRE
Puss In Kinky Boots – until December 20, 2017.

Bridge Theatre
One Tower Bridge, London SE1 2SD. Tel: 0843 208 1846.
Nearest Tube: London Bridge.
INAUGURAL SEASON
Young Marx – until December 31, 2017.
Julius Caesar – January 20 to April 15, 2018.
Nightfall – April 28 to June 3, 2018.
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A Very Very Very Dark Matter – October 10 to December 29, 2018.
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Brockley Jack Theatre
410 Brockley Road, SE4 2DH. Tel: 0844 8700 887.
Nearest Station: Crofton Park rail.
Howard Colyer becomes first playwright in residence
The Wolves of Willoughby Chase – December 13, 2017 to January 6, 2018.
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Bush Theatre
7 Uxbridge Road, London, W12 8LJ. Tel: 020 8743 5050.
Nearest Tube: Shepherd’s Bush.
UP NEXT, a new initiative to champion the next generation of Bamer artists
Bush Theatre re-opens after a year-long, £4.3 million major redevelopment l New Bush Theatre Gallery
Jon Gilchrist to step down as Executive Director
AUTUMN/WINTER 2017
MAIN STAGE
Parliament Square – until January 6, 2018.
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2018 SEASON
THEATRE
The Believers Are But Brothers – January 24 to February 10.
The B*easts – February 12 to March 3.
Misty – March 15 to April 21.
Leave Taking – May 24 to June 30.
An Adventure – September 6 to October 20.
STUDIO
Jellyfish – June 26 to July 21.
Going Through – October 3 to November 3.
Lands – November 13 to December 8.

Camden People’s Theatre
58-60 Hampstead Road, London, NW1 2PY. Tel: 020 7419 4841.
Nearest Tube: Warren Street.
New Artist Development Programme marks joining the National Portfolio
Winner of inaugural People’s Theatre Award announced
Camden Youth Theatre
Autumn/Winter 2017
So Many Reasons (part of the Calm Down Dear festival) – January 16 to February 3, 2018.
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Chickenshed
The Studio Theatre, Chase Side, Southgate, London, N14 4PE. Tel: 020 8292 9222.
Nearest Tube: Oakwood/Cockfosters.
Lou Stein appointed Chickenshed’s new Artistic Director
Rapunzel – until January 6, 2018.
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Courtyard Theatre
Bowling Green Walk, 40 Pitfield Street, Hoxton, London, N1 6EU. Tel: 0870 163 0717.
Nearest Tube: Old Street.

Donmar Warehouse
41 Earlham Street, WC2H 9LX. Tel: 0870 060 6624.
Nearest Tube: Covent Garden.
Lord Browne appointed Chair of the Donmar Warehouse Board
Tom Scutt announced as Associate Artist
2017/2018 SEASON
Belleville – until February 3.
The York Realist l Full casing announced – February 8 to March 24.
The Way of the World – March 29 to May 26.
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Etcetera Theatre
Oxford Arms, 265 Camden High Street, NW1 7BU. Tel: 020 7482 4857.
Nearest Tube: Camden Town.
On Monday Last Week – January 29 to February 4, 2018.
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Finborough Theatre
The Finborough, 118 Finborough Road, SW10 9ED. Tel: 0844 847 1652.
Nearest Tube: Earl’s Court.
Finborough Arms re-opens as traditional pub
New underground music venue at the Finborough Arms Pub
OCTOBER TO DECEMBER 2017
The Passing of the Third Floor Back – until December 22.
The Melting Pot – until December 19.
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JANUARY TO MARCH 2018
Into the Numbers – January 2 to January 27.
Imaginationship – January 7 to January 23.
Booby’s Bay – January 30 to February 24.
Cyril’s Success – February 4 to February 20.
Returning to Haifa – February 27 to March 24.
Checkpoint Chana – March 4 to March 20.
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Gate Theatre
11 Pembridge Road, W11 3HQ. Tel: 020 7229 0706.
Nearest Tube: Notting Hill Gate.

Greenwich Playhouse – closed
Greenwich Station Forecourt, 189 Greenwich High Road, SE10 8JA. Tel: 020 8858 9256.
Nearest Station: Greenwich DLR.
Read about the closure

Greenwich Theatre
Crooms Hill, SE10 8ES. Tel: 020 8858 7755.
Nearest Station: Greenwich DLR.
Dame Helen Mirren is one of three new patrons of the theatre
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Greenwich Theatre and Sell a Door Theatre Company announce partnership
Winners of the LET Award and Greenwich Partnership Award announced
Cinderella – until January 7, 2018.
Snow-Pocalypse: Friendship Never Melts – until December 30, 2017.
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Secret Life of Humans – May 8 to May 12, 2018.
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Hampstead Theatre
Eton Avenue, NW3 3EX. Tel: 020 7722 9301.
Nearest Tube: Swiss Cottage.
AUTUMN 2017 (MAIN STAGE)
Cell Mates l Casting announced – until January 20, 2018.
2018
Dry Powder – January 26 to March 3.
Read the preview l Casting announced
Caroline, Or Change – March 12 to April 21.
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HAMPSTEAD DOWNSTAIRS
Yous Two – January 18 to February 24, 2018.
Acceptance – March 2 to April 7, 2018.
The Phlebotomist – April 12 to May 19, 2018.
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Hope Theatre
207 Upper Street, London, N1 1QN. Tel: 0333 666 3366.
Nearest Tube: Highbury and Islington

Jermyn Street Theatre
16b Jermyn Street, SW1Y 6ST. Tel: 020 7287 2875.
Nearest Tube: Piccadilly Circus.
Tom Littler to succeed Anthony Biggs as Artistic Director
TOM LITTLER’S INAUGURAL SEASON
The Hound of the Baskervilles – until January 13, 2018.
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Literary and gala events – December 10.
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King’s Head Theatre: London’s Little Opera House
115 Upper Street, Islington, N1 1QN. Tel: 020 7478 0160.
Nearest Tube: Angel.
Kate Lock wins Adrian Pagan Award 2015
James Seabright appointed new Chair of the Board
Two new staff members appointed
King Tut – A Pyramid Panto – until January 6, 2018.
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Beauty and the Beast – December 11, 2017 to January 6, 2018.
East – January 9 to February 3, 2018.

Landor TheatreClosed
70 Landor Road, SW9 9PH. Tel: 020 7737 7276.
Nearest Tube: Clapham North.

Lion and Unicorn Theatre
42-44 Gaisford Street, London NW5 2ED. Tel: 0207 419 6043.
Nearest Tube: Kentish Town.
Simon James Collier is new Artistic Director
Giant Olive Theatre gives up its residency at the Lion & Unicorn Theatre

Little Angel Theatre
14 Dagmar Passage, Islington, N1 2DN. Tel: 020 7226 1787.
Nearest Tube: Angel.
Go Noah Go! – until February 4, 2018.
Sleepyhead – until February 4, 2018.
Santa’s Little Workshop – until December 24, 2017.

London Theatre Workshop
Leadenhall Market, 88 Gracechurch Street, London, EC3V 0DN
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Lyric Hammersmith
Lyric Square, King Street, London, W6 0QL. Tel: 020 8741 6850.
Nearest Tube: Hammersmith.
Sian Alexander appointed new Executive Director
Sir William Atkinson appointed Chairman of the Board
Lyric Hammersmith and Digital Theatre+ announce a new pioneering digital partnership
MAY 2017 to JANUARY 2018
Jack and the Beanstalk l Full casting announced – until January 6, 2018.
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Joe Stilgoe’s Christmas at the Lyric – December 11 and 18, 2017.
Read the preview l More guests announced
Things I Know To Be True – January 11 to February 3, 2018.
Read the preview l Casting announced l Production images
LITTLE LYRICAUTUMN 2017
Raymond Briggs’ Father Christmas – until December 24.
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2018
Jubilee – February 15 to March 10.
The Plough and the Stars – March 15 to April 7.
A Midsummer Night’s Dream – April 3 and 14.
4:48 Psychosis – April 23, 24, 26, 28, 30 and May 2 and 4.
Clowns/New Creation – May 8 to May 12.
Fatherland – May 25 to June 23.
o t h e l l o m a c b e t h – October 5 to November 3.
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Menier Chocolate Factory
51 Southwark Street, SE1 1RU. Tel: 020 7907 7060.
Nearest Tube: London Bridge.
Barnum – until March 3, 2018.
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National Theatre
South Bank, SE1 9PX. Tel: 020 7452 3000.
Nearest Station: Waterloo.
OLIVIER THEATRE
Follies – until January 3, 2018.
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Amadeus – from January 22, 2018.
Macbeth – from February 26, 2018.
LYTTELTON THEATRE
Network – until March 24, 2018.
Pinocchio – until April 10, 2018.
Absolute Hell – from April 18, 2018.
DORFMAN THEATRE (formerly the Cottesloe)
Barber Shop Chronicles – until January 9, 2018.
John – January 17 to March 3, 2018.
The Winter’s Tale – February 14 to February 28, 2018.
The Great Wave – March 10 to April 14, 2018.
Nine Night – April 21 to May 26, 2018.
The Max Rayne Centre
National Theatre: On Demand in Schools

New Diorama Theatre
15 – 16 Triton Street, Regents Place, London, NW1 3BF. Tel: 0844 2090 344.
Nearest Tube: Warren Street.
New Season – until June 16, 2018.
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Secret Life of Humans – April 10 to May 5, 2018.
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New Wimbledon Studio
The Broadway, Wimbledon, SW19 1QG. Tel: 0870 060 6646.
Nearest Tube: Wimbledon.
The Nutcracker: Bolshoi Ballet Season – December 10, 2017.
Santa’s Mixed Up Martian – December 12 to December 24, 2017.

New Wimbledon Theatre
The Broadway, Wimbledon, SW19 1QG. Tel: 0870 060 6646.
Nearest Tube: Wimbledon.
Jack and the Beanstalk – until January 14, 2018.
Peppa Pig’s Adventure – February 21 and 22, 2018.
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Tango Moderno – March 1 to March 3, 2018.
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Legally Blonde The Musical – June 18 to June 23, 2018.
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Summer Holiday – September 18 to September 22, 2018.
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Old Red Lion Theatre
418 St John Street, EC1V 4NJ. Tel: 0844 412 4307.
Nearest Tube: Angel.
Great Expectations – December 12, 2017 to January 6, 2018.

Open Air Theatre, Regent’s Park
Tel: 0844 826 4242.
2018 SEASON
Peter Pan – May 17 to June 15.
The Turn of the Screw – June 22 to June 30.
As You Like It – July 6 to July 28.
Dinosaur World Live – August 14 to September 9 (daytime slot).
Little Shop of Horrors – August 3 to September 15.
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Orange Tree Theatre
1 Clarence Street, Richmond, TW9 2SA. Tel: 020 8940 3633.
Nearest Station: Richmond rail/tube.
Misalliance – until January 20, 2018.
Kika’s Birthday – December 20, 2017 to January 6, 2018 (daytime slot).
PAINES PLOUGH’S ROUNDABOUT PLAYS
Black Mountain – January 26 to March 3, 2018.
Out Of Love – January 27 to March 3, 2018.
How To Be A Kid – January 25 to March 3, 2018
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Ovalhouse Theatre
52-54 Kennington Oval, SE11 5SW. Tel: 020 7582 7680.
Nearest Tube: Oval.
Pierce Brosnan fronts campaign for Ovalhouse move to Brixton l Planning permission for new Brixton home granted l Major funding received for Brixton move l Buy A Brick Campaign launched by Sanjeev Bhaskar l Jenny Sealey and Paulette Randall appointed Ovalhouse patrons
Rebecca Atkinson-Lord and Rachel Briscoe step down as Co-Directors of Theatre
So Many Reasons – March 6 to March 10, 2018.
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Park Theatre
Clifton Terrace, Finsbury Park, London, N4 3JP. Tel: 020 7870 6876.
Nearest Tube: Finsbury Park.
PARK200
Daisy Pulls It Off – until January 13, 2018.
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PARK90
White Fang – December 13, 2017 to January 13, 2018.
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JANUARYJUNE 2018
PARK200
Rothschild & Sons – January 24 to February 17.
A Passage to India – February 20 to March 24.
Pressure – March 28 to April 28.
Building The Wall – May 2 to June 2.
Monogamy – June 6 to July 7.
PARK90
There or Here – January 23 to February 17.
A Princess Undone – February 20 to March 17.
Vincent River – March 20 to April 14.
Faceless – April 17 to May 12.
Schism – May 16 to June 9.
Beirut – June 12 to July 7.
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Playground Theatre
Unit 8, Latimer Road, London, W10 6RQ. Tel: 020 8960 0110.
Nearest Tube:
The Little Prince – December 15, 2017 to January 7, 2018.
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Shirleymander (full run) – May 22 to June 16, 2018.
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Pleasance Theatre
Carpenters Mews, North Road, N7 9EF. Tel: 020 7609 1800.
Nearest Tube: Caledonian Road.

Richmond Theatre
The Green, Surrey, TW9 1QJ. Tel: 0870 060 6651.
Nearest Station: Richmond.
Aladdin – until January 14, 2018.
Strangers on a Train – February 19 to February 24, 2018.
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Pressure – March 20 to March 24, 2018.
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Thoroughly Modern Millie – March 27 to March 31, 2018.
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Quartet – April 9 to April 14, 2018.
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The Winslow Boy – May 8 to May 12, 2018.
Read the preview l Timothy Watson joins cast

Rich Mix
35-47 Bethnal Green Road, London E1 6LA. Tel: 020 7613 7498.
Nearest Station: Liverpool Street.
Theatre and Dance – until November 29, 2017.
Post – April 28, 2018.
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Riverside Studios – closed from September 5, 2014 for major three year redevelopment.
Crisp Road, off Queen Caroline Street, W6, 9RL. Tel: 020 8237 1111.
Nearest Tube: Hammersmith.

Rose Theatre Kingston
24-26 High Street, Kingston, KT1 1HL. Tel: 0871 230 1552.
Nearest Station: Kingston.
Alice in Winterland – until January 7, 2018.

Rosemary Branch Theatre
2 Shepperton Road, London, N1 3DT. Tel: 020 7704 6665.
Nearest Tube: Old Street.

Royal Court Theatre
Sloane Square, SW1 8AS. Tel: 020 7565 5000.
Nearest Tube: Sloane Square.
Girls & Boys – February 8 to March 10, 2018.
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Shakespeare’s Globe
21 New Globe Walk, Bankside, SE1 9DT. Tel: 020 7902 1400.
Nearest Tube: Mansion House.
Saint-Omer First Folio to be exhibited in 2016
Emma Rice appointed new Artistic Director
Emma Rice to stand down as Artistic Director
Michelle Terry to be new Artistic Director
Globe on Screen launches in China
THE WINTER SELECTION (Sam Wanamaker Playhouse)
Romantics Anonymous – until January 6, 2018.
The Secret Theatre – until December 16, 2017.
Apocalypse Meow: Crisis is Born – December 20 to December 31, 2017.
All’s Well That Ends Well – January 11 to March 3, 2018.
The Captive Queen – February 2 to March 4, 2018.
Barrie Rutter to play The Emperor
Vivaldi’s The Four Seasons – a reimagining – March 9 to April 21, 2018.
The Little Matchgirl and Other Happier Tales – March 27 to April 21, 2018.
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Soho Theatre
21 Dean Street, W1D 3NE. Tel: 020 7478 0100.
Nearest Tube: Tottenham Court Road.

Southwark Playhouse
77-85 Newington Causeway, London, SE1 6BD. Tel: 020 7407 0234.
Nearest Tube: Elephant and Castle.
Dear Brutus – until December 30, 2017.
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Bananaman the Musical – December 15, 2017 to January 20, 2018.
Read the preview l Casting announced l Cast images l Rehearsal images
THEATRE ROYAL PLYMOUTH’S MINI SEASON
The Here and This and Now – January 10 to February 10, 2018.
The War Has Not Yet Started – January 17 to February 10, 2018.
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Pippin – February 23 to March 24, 2018.
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Old Fools – March 14 to April 7, 2018.
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St Paul’s Church in Covent Garden
Bedford Street, London, WC2E 9ED. Tel: 020 7836 5221.
Nearest Tube: Covent Garden.

St Saviour’s Church (Intermission Theatre)
Walton Place, London, SW3 1SA. Tel: 020 7823 8979.
Nearest Tube: Knightsbridge.

St Stephen’s
Rosslyn Hill, Hampstead, London, NW3 2PP. Tel: 0871 230 5540.
Nearest Tube: Belsize Park.

Tabard Theatre
2 Bath Road, W4 1LW. Tel: 08701 696 805.
Nearest Tube: Turnham Green.
The Little Match Girl – until December 31, 2017.

Tara Theatre
356 Garratt Lane, London, SW18 4ES. Tel: 020 8333 4457.
Nearest Tube: Earlsfield.
Arts Council England announces support for Black Live

The Other Palace
12 Palace Street, London, SW1E 5JA. Tel: 0844 264 2121.
Nearest Tube: Victoria.
The Other Palace, formerly St James Theatre, opens in February 2017
The Barricade Boys – until December 23, 2017.
Read the preview l Guest stars announced

Theatre N16
The Bedford Pub, 77 Bedford Hill, London, SW12 9HD. Tel: 07969 138899.
Nearest Station: Balham.
Theatre N16 looks for new home
‘tis unmanly grief – until December 16, 2017.
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Theatre503
The Latchmere Pub, 503 Battersea Park Road, London, SW11 3BW. Tel: 020 7978 7040.
Nearest Station: Clapham Junction.
503Five Playwright Scheme
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Erica Whyman appointed Chair of Theatre503’s Board
Jake Orr joins Theatre503 as producer
Scrooge and the Seven Dwarves – until January 6, 2018.

Tricycle Theatre
269 Kilburn High Road, NW6 7JR. Tel: 020 7328 1000.
Nearest Tube: Kilburn.

Tristan Bates Theatre
1a Tower Street, WC2H 9NP. Tel: 020 7240 6283.
Nearest Tube: Leicester Square.
12 Days of Christmas Theatre – December 11 to December 22, 2017.
Sugar Baby – January 9 to January 13, 2018.

Twickenham Theatre – closed
68 London Road, Twickenham, TW1 3QS. Tel: 020 8787 5933.
Nearest Station: Twickenham.
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Unicorn Theatre
147 Tooley Street, London, SE1 2HZ. Tel: 0207 6450560.
Nearest Tube: London Bridge.
Unicorn wins 2014 Peter Brook Empty Space Award
Purni Morell to step down as Artistic Director
The Velveteen Rabbit – until December 31, 2017.
Boing! – until December 31, 2017.
Wild Life FM – January 12 to January 20, 2018.
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Union Theatre
Union Street, SE1 0LR. Tel: 020 7261 9876.
Nearest Tube: Southwark.
Privates On Parade – until December 17, 2017.

Upstairs at the Gatehouse
Junction of Hampstead Lane/North Road, N6 4BD. Tel: 020 8340 3488.
Nearest Tube: Highgate.
Top Hat – December 13, 2017 to January 28, 2018.

Waterloo East Theatre
Brad Street, London, SE1 8TG. Tel: 020 7928 0060.
Nearest Station: Waterloo.
Christmas Farce – until December 17, 2017.
Doodle – The Musical! – January 11 to January 28, 2018.
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White Bear Theatre
138 Kennington Park Road, SE11 4RB. Tel: 020 7793 9193.
Nearest Tube: Kennington.
Curtain Call – until December 16, 2017.
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Wilton’s Music Hall
1 Graces Alley, London, E1 8JB. Tel: 020 7702 2789.
Nearest Tube: Aldgate East.
Digital archive in partnership with Google Arts and Culture launched
The Box of Delights – until January 6, 2018.
Read the preview l Casting announced l First images of Matthew Kelly and Josefina Gabrielle
SPRING 2018
The Flying Lovers of Vitebsk – January 17 to February 10.
Carradine’s Cockney Sing-a-long – February 13.
OneTrackMinds – February 14 and 15.
Macbeth – February 23 to March 17.
Songs for Nobodies – March 21 to April 7.
Morgan and West – More Magic for Kids – April 4 to April 6 (12pm).
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Young Vic
66 The Cut, SE1 8LZ. Tel: 020 7922 2922.
Nearest Tube: Southwark/Waterloo.
MAIN HOUSE
The Jungle – until January 6, 2018.
The Brothers Size – January 19 to February 14, 2018.
MARIA STUDIO
How to Win Against History – until December 30, 2017.
THE CLARE
Winter – February 14 to February 24, 2018.
Kate Hewitt wins JMK Young Directors Award