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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 May 6, 2017.
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

Aldwych Theatre – Beautiful – The Carole King Musical
Aldwych, WC2B 4DF. Tel: 0870 400 0805.
Nearest Tube: Holborn/Covent Garden. Booking until July 22, 2017.
Read the preview l Katie Brayben stars l Final casting announced l Cassidy Janson and Diane Keen join cast l Booking into 2017 l Booking to July 2017 l Production images l Matthew Seadon-Young and Barbara Drennan join cast

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 Run extends to 2018 l Buy tickets
The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show – Booking until January 8, 2017 (daytime slot).
Read the preview l First images released

Apollo Theatre – Peter Pan Goes Wrong
Shaftesbury Avenue, W1V 7HD. Tel: 0870 890 1101.
Nearest Tube: Piccadilly Circus. Booking until January 29, 2017.
Read the preview l Production images
Travesties – February 3 to April 29, 2017.
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Apollo Victoria – Wicked
Wilton Road, SW1V ILG. Tel: 0870 400 0751.
Nearest Tube: Victoria. Booking until November 4, 2017.
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 Buy tickets

Arts Theatre
6-7 Great Newport Street, WC2H 7JB. Tel: 020 7836 8463.
Nearest Tube: Leicester Square.
Santa’s New Sleigh – until December 10, 2016.
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A Christmas Carol with Simon Callow – December 8 to January 7, 2017.
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A Christmas Carol (immersive production includes two-course meal) – December 12 to December 31, 2016.
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Barbican Theatre
Silk Street, EC2Y 8DS. Tel: 0845 120 7550.
Nearest Tube: Barbican/Moorgate/St Paul’s.
July to December 2016 and beyond
January to June 2017
DECEMBER 2016
Cymbeline – until December 20.
King Lear – until December 23.
Sponge – December 13 to December 21 (daytime slot).
The Duke – December 15 to December 17.
Read the December preview

Cambridge Theatre – Matilda, A Musical
Earlham Street, WC2. Tel: 0870 890 1102.
Nearest Tube: Covent Garden. Booking until October 15, 2017.
Read the preview l Casting Update l Alex Gaumond joins cast 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
THOM SOUTHERLAND’S INAUGURAL SEASON
Ragtime l First image released l Video released l Stunning new footage released – Booking until December 10, 2016.
Death Takes a Holiday – January 16, 2016 to March 4, 2017.
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O Come, All Ye Divas – December 20, 2016 to January 7, 2017.
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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 October 29, 2017.
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Mr Popper’s Penguins – December 15 to December 31, 2016 (daytime slot).
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Dominion Theatre – The Bodyguard
268-269 Tottenham Court Road, W1T 7AQ. Tel: 0870 169 0116.
Nearest Tube: Tottenham Court Road. Booking until January 7, 2017.
Read the preview l Ben Richards to play Frank Farmer l Final casting announced l Photo Gallery
An American in Paris – Previewing from March 4, 2017.
Read the preview l Full casting announced l Original Broadway cast production images

Drury Lane (Theatre Royal) – Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
Catherine Street, WC2B 5JF. Tel: 0870 890 1109.
Nearest Tube: Covent Garden. Booking until January 7, 2017.
Read our review l Read the preview l Casting news l Further casting news l Douglas Hodge Interview l Children in Need Gala Performance l Official Cast Recording l Alex Jennings is new Willy Wonka l Further cast changes l New cast members l Now in its final year in W/E l Winners of The Imagination Awards announced l Buy tickets
42nd Street – March 20 to July 22, 2017.
Read the preview l Sheena Easton joins cast

Duchess Theatre – The Play That Goes Wrong
Catherine Street, WC2B 5LA. Tel: 0844 579 1973.
Nearest Tube: Covent Garden. Booking until September 10, 2017.
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

Duke of York’s Theatre – The Dresser
St Martin’s Lane, WC2N 4BG. Tel: 0870 060 6623.
Nearest Tube: Leicester Square. Booking until January 14, 2017.
Read the preview l First images and further casting
The Glass Menagerie – January 26 to April 29, 2017.
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Fortune Theatre – The Woman in Black
Russell Street, WC2B 5HH. Tel: 0870 060 6626.
Nearest Tube: Covent Garden. Booking until September 23, 2017.
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Garrick Theatre – This House
Charing Cross Road, WC2H, 0HH. Tel: 0870 890 1104.
Nearest Tube: Charing Cross/Leicester Square. Booking until February 25, 2017.
Read the preview l Casting announced l House of Commons-style on stage seats
Potted Panto – December 10, 2016 to January 15, 2017 (daytime slot).
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Gangsta Granny – July 26 to September 3, 2017.
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Gielgud Theatre – The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time
Shaftesbury Avenue, W1D 6AR. Tel: 0870 890 1105.
Nearest Tube: Piccadilly Circus. Booking until April 22, 2017.
Read about transfer l Casting announced l Extends run l Extends until October 2015 l Cast changes from June 22, 2015 l W/E production extends and Broadway production wins five Tonys l Extends until June 2016

Harold Pinter Theatre – Nice Fish
6 Panton Street, SW1Y 4DN. Tel: 0870 060 6637.
Nearest Tube: Piccadilly Circus. Booking until February 11, 2017.
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Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? – February 22 to May 27, 2017.
Read the preview l Imogen Poots and Luke Treadaway join cast

Haymarket (Theatre Royal) – RSC Season: Love’s Labour’s Lost and Much Ado About Nothing
18 Suffolk Street, SW1Y 4HT. Tel: 0870 400 0626.
Nearest Tube: Piccadilly Circus. December 9, 2016 to March 18, 2017.
The Goat, or Who Is Sylvia? – March 24 to June 24, 2017.
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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 14, 2017.
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 (Main House) – Booking until December 30, 2016.
Read the preview l Read our 2013 review l Production images
Gatsby (Lounge) – Booking until January 15, 2017.
Read the preview l Rehearsal images
The Adventures of Dick! – December 13 to December 30, 2016.
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Viva Hypnosis – December 19 and 20, 2016.
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London Palladium – Cinderella
Argyll Street, W1V 1AD. Tel: 0870 890 1108.
Nearest Tube: Oxford Street. December 9, 2016 to January 15, 2017.
Read the preview l Initial casting announced l Amanda Holden to play Fairy Godmother l Final casting announced
The Wind in the Willows – June 17 to September 9, 2017.
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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 April 30, 2017 for individuals and October 1, 2017 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 Buy tickets

Lyric Theatre – Thriller Live
Shaftesbury Avenue, W1D 7ES. Tel: 0870 890 1107.
Nearest Tube: Piccadilly Circus. Booking until October 1, 2017.
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 Buy tickets
The Gruffalo – Booking until January 8, 2017 (Daytime slot).
Showstopper! The Improvised Musical – Booking until June 5, 2017 (selected Mondays only).

New London Theatre – School of Rock – The Musical
Drury Lane, WC2B 5PW. Tel: 0870 890 0141.
Nearest Tube: Covent Garden. Booking until April 9, 2017.
Read the preview l Casting announced l Production images

Noel Coward Theatre – Half a Sixpence
St Martin’s Lane, WC2N 4BW. Tel: 0870 950 0920.
Nearest Tube: Leicester Square. Booking until April 22, 2017.
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Novello Theatre – Mamma Mia!
Aldwych, WC2B 4LD. Tel: 0870 950 0940.
Nearest Tube: Covent Garden/Holborn. Booking until October 14, 2017.
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 – Art
103 The Cut, Waterloo Road, SE1 8NB. Tel: 0870 060 6628.
Nearest Tube: Waterloo. December 10, 2016 to February 18, 2017.
Read the preview l Rehearsal images
MATTHEW WARCHUSSECOND SEASON cont’d
Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead – February 25 to April 29, 2017.
Woyzeck – May 6 to June 24, 2017.
Artwork of John Boyega released
The Lorax – October 15 to November 5, 2017.
Fanny and Alexander
HMS Pinafore
Read the season preview
MATTHEW WARCHUSSECOND SEASON – update includes:
Girl From the North Country – July 12 to October 7, 2017.
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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 February 4, 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

Peacock Theatre
Portugal Street, WC2A 2HT. Tel: 020 7369 1793.
Nearest Tube: Holborn.
The Snowman – Booking until January 1, 2017.
Read our 2007 review

Phoenix Theatre – Dirty Dancing
Charing Cross Road, WC2H OJP. Tel: 0870 060 6629.
Nearest Tube: Leicester Square. December 6 to December 31, 2016.
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The Girls – January 28 to April 22, 2017.
Read the preview l Casting announced

Piccadilly Theatre – Jersey Boys
4 Denman Street, W1V 8DY. Tel: 0844 412 6666.
Nearest Tube: Piccadilly Circus. Booking until March 26, 2017.
Read the preview l Cast changes l New booking period announced l Buy tickets

Playhouse Theatre – An Inspector Calls
Northumberland Avenue, WC2N 5DE. Tel: 0870 060 6631.
Nearest Tube: Embankment/Charing Cross. Booking until March 25, 2017.
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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 April 1, 2017.
Read the preview l Full casting announced

Prince of Wales Theatre – The Book of Mormon
Coventry Street, W1D 6AS. Tel: 0870 850 0393.
Nearest Tube: Leicester Square. Booking until March 4, 2017.
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 14, 2017.
Read our review l Casting update l Buy tickets

Sadler’s Wells
Rosebery Avenue, EC1R 4TN. Tel: 0870 737 7737.
Nearest Tube: Angel/Farringdon.
The Red Shoes – December 6, 2016 to January 29, 2017.

Savoy Theatre – Dreamgirls
The Strand, WC2R 0ET. Tel: Tel: 0870 164 8787.
Nearest Tube: Charing Cross/Embankment. Booking until May 6, 2017.
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

Shaftesbury Theatre – Motown the Musical
Shaftesbury Avenue, WC2H 8DP. Tel: 0870 870 4868.
Nearest Tube: Holborn/Tottenham Court Road. Booking until October 28, 2017.
Read the preview l Casting announced l Further casting announced l Final casting announced l Obioma Ugoala joins cast

St Martin’s Theatre – The Mousetrap
West Street, Cambridge Circus, WC2H 9NH. Tel: 0870 162 8787.
Nearest Tube: Leicester Square. Booking until January 6, 2018.
Read the feature l Buy tickets

Trafalgar Studios
14 Whitehall, SW1A 2DY. Tel: 0870 060 6632.
Nearest Tube: Charing Cross.
Buried Child – Booking until February 18, 2017.
Read the preview l Jeremy Irvine joins cast l Final casting announced
Hamlet – December 6 to December 31, 2016.
BU21 – January 4 to February 18, 2017.

Vaudeville Theatre – Dead Funny
The Strand, WC2R 0NH. Tel: 0870 890 0511.
Nearest Tube: Charing Cross. Booking until February 4, 2017.
Read the preview l Rehearsal images
Stepping Out – Previewing from March 1, 2017.
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Victoria Palace Theatre
8 Victoria Street, SW1E 5EA. Tel: 0870 895 5577.
Nearest Tube: Victoria.

Wyndham’s Theatre – No Man’s Land
Charing Cross Road, WC2H 0DA. Tel: 0870 950 0925.
Nearest Tube: Leicester Square. Booking until December 17, 2016.
Read the preview l Production images
The Kite Runner – December 21, 2016 to March 11, 2017.
Read the preview l Final casting announced
Don Juan in Soho – March 17 to June 10, 2017.
Read the preview l Adrian Scarborough and Gawn Grainger join cast

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
Beauty on the Piste – until January 14, 2017.
Bitches Ahoy! – from January 19, 2017.

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
Autumn 2016 – until January 1, 2017.
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Almeida
Almeida Street, N1 1TA. Tel: 020 7359 4404.
Nearest Tube: Angel/Highbury and Islington.
2016/17 SEASON
Mary Stuart l Full casting announced – until January 21, 2017.
Hamlet – February 2017.

Arcola
24 Ashwin Street, E8 3DL. Tel: 020 7503 1646.
Nearest Station: Dalston Junction Rail
Arcola Theatre wins carbon-neutral heating system
How To Date A Feminist – until December 17, 2016.
Thebes Land – until December 23, 2016.
Read the preview l Rehearsal images

Artsdepot
5 Nether Street, Tally Ho Corner, North Finchley, N12 0GA. Tel: 020 8369 5454.
Nearest Tube: Finchley Central.
Mr Popper’s Penguins – until December 4, 2016.
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The First Hippo on the Moon – February 11 and 12, 2017.
Read the preview l Casting announced

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.
Iolanthe – December 6 to December 18, 2016.
The Artist’s Muse and Other Tales – January 10 to January 15, 2017.
Dante’s Inferno – January 17 to January 22, 2017.

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
WINTER 2016
Jack Frost – December 7 to December 10.
Candid – December 14.
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Bridewell Theatre
Bride Lane, Off Fleet Street, EC4 8EQ. Tel: 020 7226 3633.
Nearest Tube: Blackfriars.
Jeeves and Wooster in Perfect Nonsense – December 6 to December 10, 2016.
Sherlock Holmes – December 13 to December 17, 2016.
LUNCHBOX THEATRE
Jack And His Beanstalk – December 6 to December 16, 2016.

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 Hound of the Baskervilles – December 13, 2016 to January 7, 2017.
Holding the Man – January 17 to February 4, 2017.
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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
2017 SEASON
MAIN STAGE
Guards at the Taj – April 7 to May 20.
Hir – June 15 to July 22.
Of Kith and Kin – October 18 to November 25.
STUDIO
While We’re Here – April 26 to May 27.
Nassim – July 24 to July 29.
Ramona Tells Jim – September 18 to October 21.
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Camden People’s Theatre
58-60 Hampstead Road, London, NW1 2PY. Tel: 08700 600 100.
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 2016 – September to December.
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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
Adventure to Oz – until January 7, 2017.

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
AUTUMN 2016
Saint Joan l Live broadcast to cinemas l Full casting announced l Rehearsal images – December 9 to February 18, 2017.
DONMAR KING’S CROSS – The Donmar Shakespeare Trilogy – until December 17.
The Tempest l Joan Armatrading composes songs
Julius Caesar
Henry IV
Read the season preview l Rehearsal images l Production images
First batch of tickets released for Donmar’s Young+Free Ticket Scheme
SPRING 2017
Limehouse – March 2 to April 15.
The Resistible Rise of Arturo Ui – April 21 to June 17.
The Public Administration and Constitutional Affairs Committee Takes Oral Evidence on Whitehall’s Relationship with Kids Company – June 24 to August 12.

Etcetera Theatre
Oxford Arms, 265 Camden High Street, NW1 7BU. Tel: 020 7482 4857.
Nearest Tube: Camden Town.

Finborough Theatre
The Finborough, 118 Finborough Road, SW10 9ED. Tel: 0844 847 1652.
Nearest Tube: Earl’s Court.
WINTER 2016/17
After October – until December 22.
Dr Angelus – until December 20.
The Trackers of Oxyrhynchus – January 3 to January 28.
Veterans Day – January 8 to January 24.
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Finborough Arms re-opens as traditional pub
Read more
New underground music venue at the Finborough Arms Pub

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
Peter Pan – until January 8, 2017.
Lizzie – February 22 to March 12, 2017.
Read the preview l Casting announced
The First Hippo on the Moon – July 7 to July 9, 2017.
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Hampstead Theatre
Eton Avenue, NW3 3EX. Tel: 020 7722 9301.
Nearest Tube: Swiss Cottage.
MAIN STAGE
Wild Honey l Casting announced l Rehearsal images – until January 14, 2017.
Sex with Strangers – January 27 to March 4, 2017.
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DOWNSTAIRS
Platinum – December 9, 2016 to January 14, 2017.

Hope Theatre
207 Upper Street, London, N1 1QN. Tel: 0333 666 3366.
Nearest Tube: Angel.

Jermyn Street Theatre
16b Jermyn Street, SW1Y 6ST. Tel: 020 7287 2875.
Nearest Tube: Piccadilly Circus.
AUTUMN 2016
Pride and Prejudice – until December 21.
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Under Milk Wood – December 18, 2016, January 22 and February 5, 2017.
Cautionary Tales for Daughters – Songs your mother never taught you – January 30 to February 11, 2017.
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The Frogs – March 14 to April 8, 2017.
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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
Pinocchio – until January 7, 2017.
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Strangers In Between – January 10 to February 4, 2017.
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Landor Theatre
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.
A Very Old Man with Enormous Wings – until January 29, 2017.
Me… – December 8, 2016 to January 29, 2017.

London Theatre Workshop
Leadenhall Market, 88 Gracechurch Street, London, EC3V 0DN
Nearest Tube:

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
AUTUMN 2016
Aladdin l Rehearsal images – until January 7, 2017.
Little Lyric Autumn 2016 Season – until December 24.
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SPRING 2017
Fantastic Mr Fox – January 25 to February 19.
Seventeen – March 4 to April 8.
City of Glass – April 20 to May 13.
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Menier Chocolate Factory
51 Southwark Street, SE1 1RU. Tel: 020 7907 7060.
Nearest Tube: London Bridge.
She Loves Me – until March 4, 2017.
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National Theatre
South Bank, SE1 9PX. Tel: 020 7452 3000.
Nearest Station: Waterloo.
OLIVIER THEATRE:
Amadeus – until February 1, 2017.
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Peter Pan – until February 4, 2017.
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Twelfth Night – February 15 to April 17, 2017.
LYTTELTON THEATRE:
The Red Barn – until January 17, 2017.
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Hedda Gabler – December 5, 2016 to March 21, 2017.
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Ugly Lies the Bone – February 22 to April 1, 2017.
DORFMAN THEATRE (formerly the Cottesloe)
LOVE – December 6, 2016 to January 10, 2017.
Us/Them – January 16 to February 18, 2017.
Dublin Oldschool – January 24 to January 31, 2017.
Romeo and Juliet – February 11 to February 15, 2017
Macbeth – February 11 to February 18, 2017.
Lost Without Words – March 4 to March 18, 2017.
Consent – March 28 to May 17, 2017.
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.
Ricky Whittington & His Cat – December 12, 2016 to January 7, 2017.
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New Wimbledon Studio
The Broadway, Wimbledon, SW19 1QG. Tel: 0870 060 6646.
Nearest Tube: Wimbledon.
Santas Polka Dot Pirate – December 6 to December 24, 2016.

New Wimbledon Theatre
The Broadway, Wimbledon, SW19 1QG. Tel: 0870 060 6646.
Nearest Tube: Wimbledon.
Dick Whittington – December 9, 2016 to January 15, 2017.
Thoroughly Modern Millie – January 17 to January 21, 2017.
Read the preview l Michelle Collins joins cast
Buddy – The Buddy Holly Story – January 24 to January 28, 2017.
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Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat – January 31 to February 4, 2017.
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Lord of the Dance: Dangerous Games – February 28 to March 5, 2017.
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Wonderland – May 2 to May 6, 2017.
Read the preview l Casting announced
Flashdance – The Musical – October 2 to October 7, 2017.
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Old Red Lion Theatre
418 St John Street, EC1V 4NJ. Tel: 0844 412 4307.
Nearest Tube: Angel.
Benighted – December 6, 2016 to January 1, 2017.

Open Air Theatre, Regent’s Park
Tel: 0844 826 4242.
2017 SEASON
On The Town – May 19 to July 1.
A Tale of Two Cities – July 7 to August 8.
Oliver Twist – July 17 to August 5 (daytime slot).
Jesus Christ Superstar – August 11 to September 16, 2017.
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Orange Tree Theatre
1 Clarence Street, Richmond, TW9 2SA. Tel: 020 8940 3633.
Nearest Station: Richmond rail/tube.
Sheppey – until January 7, 2017.
Winter Solstice – January 12 to February 11, 2017.
Read the preview l Casting announced

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
Rebecca Atkinson-Lord and Rachel Briscoe step down as Co-Directors of Theatre

Park Theatre
Clifton Terrace, Finsbury Park, London, N4 3JP. Tel: 020 7870 6876.
Nearest Tube: Finsbury Park.
PARK200
C.S. Lewis – The Screwtape Letters – December 8, 2016 to January 7, 2017.
Raising Martha – January 12 to February 11, 2017
PARK90
Luv – December 8, 2016 to January 7, 2017.
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The Albatross 3rd & Main – January 10 to February 4, 2017.

Pleasance Theatre
Carpenters Mews, North Road, N7 9EF. Tel: 020 7609 1800.
Nearest Tube: Caledonian Road.
The Cat In The Hat – December 6, 2016 to January 2, 2017.
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Posh – March 29 to April 22, 2017.
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Richmond Theatre
The Green, Surrey, TW9 1QJ. Tel: 0870 060 6651.
Nearest Station: Richmond.
Sleeping Beauty – until January 8, 2017.
Million Dollar Quartet – February 6 to February 11, 2017.
Read the preview l Casting announced
Gaslight – March 6 to March 11, 2017.
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Not Dead Enough – March 13 to March 18, 2017.
Read the preview l Laura Whitmore stars l Shane Richie to star as Roy Grace
Shirley Valentine – March 20 to March 25, 2017.
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The Crucible – April 11 to April 15, 2017.
Read the preview l Full casting announced

Rich Mix
35-47 Bethnal Green Road, London E1 6LA. Tel: 020 7613 7498.
Nearest Station: Liverpool Street.

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.
The Wind in the Willows – December 6, 2016 to January 3, 2017.
Junkyard – April 19 to April 30, 2017.
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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.
JERWOOD THEATRE DOWNSTAIRS
The Children – until January 14, 2017.
Escaped Alone – January 25 to February 11, 2017.
JERWOOD THEATRE UPSTAIRS
The Sewing Group – until December 23, 2016.
Wish List – January 10 to February 11, 2017.
NEW SEASON – February to September 2017.
JERWOOD THEATRE DOWNSTAIRS
The Kid Stays in the Picture – March 7 to April 8.
The Ferryman – April 24 to May 20.
Anatomy of a Suicide – June 3 to July 8.
Road – July 21 to September 9.
B – September 2017 (dates tbc).
JERWOOD THEATRE UPSTAIRS
A Profoundly Affectionate, Passionate Devotion to Someone (-Noun) – February 28 to April 1.
Nuclear War – April 19 to May 6.
Manwatching – May 10 to May 20.
Killology – May 25 to June 24.
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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
WINTER 2016/17 in the SAM WANAMAKER PLAYHOUSE
The Little Matchgirl – until January 22.
All the Angels – Handel and the First Messiah – December 6 to February 12.
The White Devil – January 26 to April 16.
Othello – February 23 to April 16.
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SUMMER 2017 – SUMMER OF LOVE
Romeo and Juliet – April 22 to July 9.
Nell Gwynn – May 2 to May 13.
Twelfth Night – May 18 to August 5.
Tristan & Yseult – June 13 to June 24.
Much Ado About Nothing – July 14 to October 15.
King Lear – August 10 to October 14.
Boudica – September 8 to October 1.
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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.
Kiki’s Delivery Service – December 8, 2016 to January 8, 2017.
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Promises, Promises – January 13 to February 18, 2017.
Read the preview l Creatives announced l Casting announced
Roundelay – February 23 to March 18, 2017.
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The Life – March 25 to April 29, 2017.
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St James Theatre
12 Palace Street, London, SW1E 5JA. Tel: 0844 264 2140.
Nearest Tube: Victoria.
St James Theatre to reopen as The Other Palace in February 2017
The Wild Party – February 11 to April 1, 2017.
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Whisper House – April 6 to May 27, 2017.
La Strada – May 30 to July 8, 2016.

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.

Tara Theatre
356 Garratt Lane, London, SW18 4ES. Tel: 020 8333 4457.
Nearest Tube: Earlsfield.
DEBUT SEASON
Bollywood Jack – December 7, 2016 to January 7, 2017.
Arts Council England announces support for Black Live

Theatre N16
The Bedford Pub, 77 Bedford Hill, London, SW12 9HD. Tel: 07969 138899.
Nearest Station: Balham.
Autumn 2016
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This Might Be It – until December 8, 2016.
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The Snow Queen/Christmas – December 11 to December 22, 2016.
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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
Scrooge and the Seven Dwarves – until January 7, 2017.

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.
Scenes from the End – December 6 to December 10, 2016.
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The Collective Project – December 13 to December 17, 2016.
Glockenspiel – January 4 to January 14, 2017.
The Doppel Gang – January 17 to February 11, 2017.
The Sorrows of Satan – February 14 to March 25, 2017.
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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

Union Theatre
Union Street, SE1 0LR. Tel: 020 7261 9876.
Nearest Tube: Southwark.
Soho Cinders – until December 22, 2016.

Upstairs at the Gatehouse
Junction of Hampstead Lane/North Road, N6 4BD. Tel: 020 8340 3488.
Nearest Tube: Highgate.
Anything Goes – December 14, 2016 to January 29, 2017.

Waterloo East Theatre
Brad Street, London, SE1 8TG. Tel: 020 7928 0060.
Nearest Station: Waterloo.
Jest End – until December 18, 2016.

White Bear Theatre
138 Kennington Park Road, SE11 4RB. Tel: 020 7793 9193.
Nearest Tube: Kennington.

Wilton’s Music Hall
1 Graces Alley, London, E1 8JB. Tel: 020 7702 2789.
Nearest Tube: Aldgate East.
New Season – until December 31, 2016.
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Mother Goose – until December 31, 2016.
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New Season – January 10 to April 5, 2017.
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Young Vic
66 The Cut, SE1 8LZ. Tel: 020 7922 2922.
Nearest Tube: Southwark/Waterloo.
MAIN HOUSE 2014
Once in a Lifetime – until January 14, 2017.
A Midsummer Night’s Dream – February 16 to April 1, 2017.
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MARIA STUDIO
Living With The Lights On – December 7 to December 23, 2016.
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See Me Now – February 11 to March 4, 2017.
THE CLARE
Kate Hewitt wins JMK Young Directors Award