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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 March 24, 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
Gala For Grenfell – Sunday, July 30, 2017.
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Aldwych Theatre – Beautiful – The Carole King Musical
Aldwych, WC2B 4DF. Tel: 0870 400 0805.
Nearest Tube: Holborn/Covent Garden. Booking until August 5, 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 l Carole King revisits production l Carole King and cast images l Closing on August 5, 2017

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
BTA SUMMER SEASON
The Adventures of Pinocchio – July 28 to August 31.
13 The Musical – August 16 to August 23.
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NYT’S 2017 REP SEASON – September 26 to December 8.
Jekyll and Hyde – September 27 to December 6.
Othello – September 26 to December 8.
Mrs Dalloway – September 27 and December 4, 2017.
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Apollo Theatre – Cat On A Hot Tin Roof
Shaftesbury Avenue, W1V 7HD. Tel: 0870 890 1101.
Nearest Tube: Piccadilly Circus. Booking until October 7, 2017.
Read the preview l Colm Meaney joins cast l Further casting announced
Everybody’s Talking About Jamie – previewing from November 6, 2017.
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Apollo Victoria – Wicked
Wilton Road, SW1V ILG. Tel: 0870 400 0751.
Nearest Tube: Victoria. Booking until May 26, 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 Buy tickets

Arts Theatre
6-7 Great Newport Street, WC2H 7JB. Tel: 020 7836 8463.
Nearest Tube: Leicester Square.
I Loved Lucy – July 19 to September 2, 2017.
Read the preview l Rehearsal images
Waiting For Godot – September 5 to September 23, 2017.
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The Toxic Avenger The Musical – September 28 to December 3, 2017.
Read the preview l Final 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
The Tempest – Booking until August 18, 2017.
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September to December 2017
Exhibition – Trajal Harrell: Hoochie Koochie – July 20 to August 13, 2017.
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Cambridge Theatre – Matilda, A Musical
Earlham Street, WC2. Tel: 0870 890 1102.
Nearest Tube: Covent Garden. Booking until May 27, 2018.
Read the preview l Casting Update l Alex Gaumond joins cast l New Matildas announced l UK and Ireland Tour announced l Buy tickets
Willemijn Verkaik Live in Concert – July 31, 2017.
Read the preview l Tyrone Huntley joins Willemijn Verkaik

Charing Cross Theatre
The Arches, Villiers Street, WC2N 6NG. Tel: 020 7930 6601.
Nearest Station: Charing Cross.
Thom Southerland appointed Artistic Director
Yank! – Booking until August 19, 2017.
Read the preview l Casting announced
The Knowledge – September 4 to November 11, 2017.
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The Woman in White – November 20, 2017 to February 10, 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 April 1, 2018.
Read the preview l Extends until April 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 27, 2018.
Read the preview l Full casting announced l Original Broadway cast production images l London production images l Booking extends to January 2018

Drury Lane (Theatre Royal) – 42nd Street
Catherine Street, WC2B 5JF. Tel: 0870 890 1109.
Nearest Tube: Covent Garden. Booking until February 10, 2018.
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 February 25, 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

Duke of York’s Theatre – Our Ladies of Perpetual Succour
St Martin’s Lane, WC2N 4BG. Tel: 0870 060 6623.
Nearest Tube: Leicester Square. Booking until September 2, 2017.
Read our review l Read the preview
Ink – September 9 to 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 March 3, 2018.
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Garrick Theatre – Tape Face
Charing Cross Road, WC2H, 0HH. Tel: 0870 890 1104.
Nearest Tube: Charing Cross/Leicester Square. Booking until July 22, 2017.
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Gangsta Granny – July 26 to September 3, 2017.
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Young Frankenstein – Previewing from September 28, 2017.
Read the preview l Casting announced

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

Harold Pinter Theatre – Hamlet
6 Panton Street, SW1Y 4DN. Tel: 0870 060 6637.
Nearest Tube: Piccadilly Circus. Booking until September 2, 2017.
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Oslo – October 2 to December 30, 2017.
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Haymarket (Theatre Royal) – Queen Anne
18 Suffolk Street, SW1Y 4HT. Tel: 0870 400 0626.
Nearest Tube: Piccadilly Circus. Booking until September 30, 2017.
Read the preview l Rehearsal images
Venus in Fur – October 6 to December 9, 2017.
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The Rat Pack – Live From Las Vegas – December 13, 2017 to February 3, 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 March 3, 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.
Shit-faced Shakespeare: Much Ado About Nothing – Booking until September 16, 2017.
Read the preview l Rehearsal images l BSL signed performance on July 22
Shit-faced Showtime: The Wonderful Wizard of Oz – July 16 and 23, 2017.
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Trump – The Panto! – December 12 to December 30, 2017.
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London Palladium – The Wind in the Willows
Argyll Street, W1V 1AD. Tel: 0870 890 1108.
Nearest Tube: Oxford Street. Booking until September 9, 2017.
Read the preview l Further casting announced l Final casting announced l Production images l Costume images l New production images
RAIN: A Tribute to the Beatles – October 5, 6 and 7, 2017.
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Dick Whittington – from December 9, 2017.
Read more l Initial casting announced l Elaine Page and Gary Wilmott join cast

Lyceum Theatre – The Lion King
Wellington Street, WC2E 7RQ. Tel: 0870 243 9000.
Nearest Tube: Covent Garden/Charing Cross/Temple. Booking until February 4, 2018.
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 Buy tickets

Lyric Theatre – Thriller Live
Shaftesbury Avenue, W1D 7ES. Tel: 0870 890 1107.
Nearest Tube: Piccadilly Circus. Booking until April 1, 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 Buy tickets
The Simon & Garfunkel Story – September 4, October 2, November 6 and December 4, 2017.
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New London Theatre – School of Rock – The Musical
Drury Lane, WC2B 5PW. Tel: 0870 890 0141.
Nearest Tube: Covent Garden. Booking until January 14, 2018.
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

Noel Coward Theatre – Half a Sixpence
St Martin’s Lane, WC2N 4BW. Tel: 0870 950 0920.
Nearest Tube: Leicester Square. Booking until September 2, 2017.
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Labour of Love – September 15 to December 2, 2017.
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Novello Theatre – Mamma Mia!
Aldwych, WC2B 4LD. Tel: 0870 950 0940.
Nearest Tube: Covent Garden/Holborn. Booking until March 3, 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 – Girl From the North Country
103 The Cut, Waterloo Road, SE1 8NB. Tel: 0870 060 6628.
Nearest Tube: Waterloo. Booking until October 7, 2017.
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MATTHEW WARCHUSSECOND SEASON cont’d
The Lorax – October 15 to November 5, 2017.
A Christmas Carol – November 18, 2017 to January 20, 2018.
Fanny and Alexander
HMS Pinafore
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MATTHEW WARCHUSSECOND SEASON
Read the season update
One Voice – Queers – July 28 and July 31, 2017.
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The Divide – January 30 to February 10, 2018.
Read the preview l Casting and dates announced
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 April 29, 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.
English National Ballet – My First Ballet Cinderella – July 18 to July 23, 2017.
Footloose: The Musical – September 12 to September 30, 2017.
Read the preview l Full casting announced

Phoenix Theatre – Evita
Charing Cross Road, WC2H OJP. Tel: 0870 060 6629.
Nearest Tube: Leicester Square. July 28 to October 14, 2017.
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Piccadilly Theatre – Annie
4 Denman Street, W1V 8DY. Tel: 0844 412 6666.
Nearest Tube: Piccadilly Circus. Booking until January 6, 2018.
Read the preview l Full casting announced

Playhouse Theatre – The Kite Runner
Northumberland Avenue, WC2N 5DE. Tel: 0870 060 6631.
Nearest Tube: Embankment/Charing Cross. Booking until August 26, 2017.
Read the preview l West End extension and national tour announced l Production images
Derren Brown: Underground – September 11 to October 14, 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 February 3, 2018.
Read the preview l Full casting announced l Production images l Cast changes
Autism Friendly Performance – August 29, 2017 (1.30pm).
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Prince of Wales Theatre – The Book of Mormon
Coventry Street, W1D 6AS. Tel: 0870 850 0393.
Nearest Tube: Leicester Square. Booking until October 14, 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 March 3, 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.
Tanguera – July 19 to August 6, 2017.
Paco Peña Flamenco Dance Company – Flamencura – August 8 to August 12, 2017.
Grand Finale – September 12 to September 16, 2017.
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Jasmin Vardimon’s Pinocchio – Autumn 2017.
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Savoy Theatre – Dreamgirls
The Strand, WC2R 0ET. Tel: Tel: 0870 164 8787.
Nearest Tube: Charing Cross/Embankment. Booking until January 27, 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

Shaftesbury Theatre – Motown the Musical
Shaftesbury Avenue, WC2H 8DP. Tel: 0870 870 4868.
Nearest Tube: Holborn/Tottenham Court Road. Booking until February 24, 2018.
Read the preview l Casting announced l Further casting announced l Final casting announced l Obioma Ugoala joins cast l Extends until February 2018

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.
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Trafalgar Studios
14 Whitehall, SW1A 2DY. Tel: 0870 060 6632.
Nearest Tube: Charing Cross.
The Philanthropist – Booking until July 22, 2017.
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Disco Pigs – Booking until August 19, 2017.
Apologia – July 29 to November 18, 2017.
Read the preview l Laura Carmichael joins cast
Late Company – August 21 to September 16, 2017.
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Le Grand Mort – September 20 to October 28, 2017.
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Vaudeville Theatre – The Mentor
The Strand, WC2R 0NH. Tel: 0870 890 0511.
Nearest Tube: Charing Cross. Booking until September 2, 2017.
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The Hunting of the Snark – July 26 to August 26, 2017 (daytime slot).
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CLASSIC SPRING’S OSCAR WILDE SEASON
A Woman of No Importance – October 6 to December 30, 2017.
Wilde Creatures – from 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
8 Victoria Street, SW1E 5EA. Tel: 0870 895 5577.
Nearest Tube: Victoria.
Hamilton – November 21, 2017 to June 30, 2018.
Read the preview l Further casting announced

Wyndham’s Theatre – Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar & Grill
Charing Cross Road, WC2H 0DA. Tel: 0870 950 0925.
Nearest Tube: Leicester Square. Booking until September 9, 2017.
Read the preview l Production images

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
He Shoots! He Scores! – until August 6, 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
Summer 2017 – until September 30.
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Almeida
Almeida Street, N1 1TA. Tel: 020 7359 4404.
Nearest Tube: Angel/Highbury and Islington.
Ink – until August 5, 2017.
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Against – August 12 to September 30, 2017.
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AUTUMN/WINTER 2017/2018
Albion – October 10 to November 24.
The Twilight Zone – December 5 to 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
Three (part of NYT’s East End season) – July 20 to July 22, 2017.
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Grimeborn Opera Festival 2017 – July 25 to September 2.
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SUMMER/AUTUMN 2017
STUDIO 1
Thebes Land – September 6 to October 7.
Insignificance – October 18 to November 18.
Eugene Onegin – November 22 to December 23.
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STUDIO 2
Angel – September 11 to October 7.
All The Little Lights – October 10 to November 4.
#Hashtag Lightie – November 14 to December 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.
Actor Awareness New Writing Festival – July 17 to July 22, 2017.
The Fairground Magic Show – August 2 to August 27, 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
Blue Elephant Theatre to become a National Portfolio Organisation from 2018

Bridewell Theatre
Bride Lane, Off Fleet Street, EC4 8EQ. Tel: 020 7226 3633.
Nearest Tube: Blackfriars.
A Chorus Line – July 18 to July 23, 2017.
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Mozart & Salieri/Zanetto – August 1, 3 and 4, 2017.
Lanza – August 2 and 5, 2017.
A Florentine Tragedy – August 7, 9 and 10, 2017.
Even you, lights, cannot hear me/Nero Monologues – August 8, 11 and 12, 2017.
LUNCHBOX THEATRE
Everyday People – July 18 to July 21, 2017.
Tales from the Trundle – July 24 to July 28, 2017.
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Bridge Theatre
One Tower Bridge, London SE1 2SD. Tel: 0843 208 1846.
Nearest Tube: London Bridge.
INAUGURAL SEASON
Young Marx – October 18 to December 31, 2017.
Julius Caesar – January 20 to April 15, 2018.
Nightfall – April 28 to June 3, 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 Taming of the Shrew – July 18 to August 5, 2017.
Teaching A Dillo To Cross The Road – August 22 to August 26, 2017.
Adam & Eve – August 29 to September 2, 2017.
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The State of Things – September 7 to September 23, 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
Bush Theatre re-opens after a year-long, £4.3 million major redevelopment l New Bush Theatre Gallery
2017 SEASON
MAIN STAGE
Hir – until to July 22.
Of Kith and Kin – October 18 to November 25.
STUDIO
Nassim – July 25 to July 29.
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The B*easts (Attic) – July 26 to July 28, 2017.
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AUTUMN/WINTER 2017
MAIN STAGE
Nassim Plays – September 7 to September 16.
Hijabi Monologues – September 28 to September 30.
Of Kith and Kin – October 18 to November 25.
Parliament Square – November 30 to January 6, 2018.
STUDIO
Ramona Tells Jim – September 20 to October 21.
Heather – October 31 to November 18.
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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
Bullish – September 12 to September 30, 2017.
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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
The Midnight Gang – July 19 to August 6, 2017.
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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
SPRING 2017
The Public Administration and Constitutional Affairs Committee Takes Oral Evidence on Whitehall’s Relationship with Kids Company l Casting announced l Video rehearsal footage of ‘We Want To Learn’ – until August 12.
AUTUMN 2017
Knives in Hens – August 17 to October 7.
The Lady from the Sea – October 12 to December 2.

Etcetera Theatre
Oxford Arms, 265 Camden High Street, NW1 7BU. Tel: 020 7482 4857.
Nearest Tube: Camden Town.
The B*easts – July 24, 25 and 29, 2017.
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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
SUMMER 2017
Just To Get Married l Casting announced – July 25 to August 19.
Continuity – July 30 to August 15 (Sunday and Monday evenings and Tuesday matinees).
Windows – August 22 to September 9.
Dolphins and Sharks – September 12 to September 30.
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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
Chinese Whispers – until July 23, 2017.
We Live by the Sea (GT Studio) – until July 29, 2017.
All Or Nothing – September 4 to September 7, 2017.
Howerd’s End – September 12 to September 23, 2017.
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Hampstead Theatre
Eton Avenue, NW3 3EX. Tel: 020 7722 9301.
Nearest Tube: Swiss Cottage.
SPRING 2017 (MAIN STAGE)
Gloria l Casting announced l Production images – until July 22.
HAMPSTEAD DOWNSTAIRS ORIGINALS
Alligators – until July 22, 2017.
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AUTUMN 2017 (MAIN STAGE)
Prism – September 6 to October 14.
The Slaves of Solitude – October 20 to November 25.
Cell Mates – November 30 to January 20, 2018.

Hope Theatre
207 Upper Street, London, N1 1QN. Tel: 0333 666 3366.
Nearest Tube: Highbury and Islington
Torn Apart (dissolution) – until July 22, 2017.
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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
ANTHONY BIGGSFINAL SEASON – April to July 2017.
Instructions for American Servicemen in Britain – until July 29.
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The Wasp – July 31 to August 12, 2017.
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TOM LITTLER’S INAUGURAL SEASON
The Blinding Light – September 6 to October 14, 2017.
Anything That Flies – October 18 to November 11, 2017.
Miss Julie – November 14 to December 2, 2017.
The Hound of the Baskervilles – December 6 to December 20, 2017.
Literary and gala events – October 29, November 19 and 26 and 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
Festival 47 – until July 22, 2017.
Coming Clean (Queer Festival) – July 25 to August 26, 2017.
Funeral Meats (Queer Festival): August 8 to August 13, 2017.
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Out-laws to Inlaws (Queer Festival) – August 29 to September 23, 2017.
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Tosca – September 27 to October 28, 2017.
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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.
Dogs Don’t Do Ballet – until July 16, 2017.
Red Riding Hood and the Wolf – until July 16, 2017.
The Wind in the Willows – July 19 to July 23, 2017.
A Strange New Space – July 24 to July 26, 2017.
Christopher Nibble – July 27 to July 30, 2017.
Tröll – July 31 to August 3, 2017.
Journey of Turtle – August 4 to August 6, 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
MAY 2017 to JANUARY 2018
The Seagull – October 3 to November 4.
Jack and the Beanstalk – November 18, 2017 to January 6, 2018.
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Things I Know To Be True – January 11 to February 3, 2018.
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LITTLE LYRICAUTUMN 2017
Isabel’s Well – September 9.
Little Red Robin Hood – September 16.
Pat-A-Cake Baby – September 23.
Tales in the Attic – September 30.
Blown Away – October 7.
The Wind in the Willows – October 14.
Sidney’s Shed – October 21.
Burglar Bill – October 24 to October 28.
Your Toys – November 4.
The Dream Factory – November 11.
Raymond Briggs’ Father Christmas – November 23 to December 24.
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Fatherland – May 25 to June 23, 2018.
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Menier Chocolate Factory
51 Southwark Street, SE1 1RU. Tel: 020 7907 7060.
Nearest Tube: London Bridge.
The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole Aged 13 3/4 – The Musical – until September 9, 2017.

National Theatre
South Bank, SE1 9PX. Tel: 020 7452 3000.
Nearest Station: Waterloo.
OLIVIER THEATRE
Common – until August 5, 2017.
Follies – August 22, 2017 to January 3, 2018.
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Saint George and the Dragon – from October 4, 2017.
Amadeus – From January 22, 2018.
LYTTELTON THEATRE
Angels in America – until August 19, 2017.
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Oslo – September 5 to September 23, 2017.
Jane Eyre – September 26 to October 21, 2017.
Network – from November 4, 2017.
Pinocchio – from December 1, 2017.
DORFMAN THEATRE (formerly the Cottesloe)
Mosquitoes – July 18 to September 28, 2017.
The Majority – August 11 to August 28, 2017.
Beginning – from October 5, 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.
New Season – September 7, 2017 to June 16, 2018.
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New Wimbledon Studio
The Broadway, Wimbledon, SW19 1QG. Tel: 0870 060 6646.
Nearest Tube: Wimbledon.
The Frank Carson Story – If I Didn’t Laugh I’d Cry – July 18 and 19, 2017.
The Wedding Reception Dining Experience – July 21, 2017.
Live: Andre Rieu Maastricht Concert 2017 – July 22 to July 30, 2017.
RSC Live: Titus Andronicus – August 9, 2017.
Magic Circle – August 11 and 12, 2017.

New Wimbledon Theatre
The Broadway, Wimbledon, SW19 1QG. Tel: 0870 060 6646.
Nearest Tube: Wimbledon.
Joe McElderry: The Gloria Tour – August 19, 2017.
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Stage Experience – Bugsy Malone – August 25 and 26, 2017.
The Tiger Who Came To Tea – September 8 to September 10, 2017.
Cabaret – September 21 to September 30, 2017.
Flashdance – The Musical – October 2 to October 7, 2017.
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Cilla – The Musical – November 7 to November 11, 2017.
Read the preview l Open auditions announced l Kara Lily Hayworth to play Cilla
Son of a Preacher Man – November 14 to November 18, 2017.
Read the preview l Debra Stephenson joins cast l Ian Reddington joins cast
Peppa Pig’s Adventure – February 21 and 22, 2018.
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Legally Blonde The Musical – June 18 to June 23, 2018.
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Old Red Lion Theatre
418 St John Street, EC1V 4NJ. Tel: 0844 412 4307.
Nearest Tube: Angel.
Mumburger – until July 22, 2017.
Mrs Orwell – August 1 to August 26, 2017.

Open Air Theatre, Regent’s Park
Tel: 0844 826 4242.
2017 SEASON
A Tale of Two Cities – until August 5.
Oliver Twist – July 17 to August 5 (daytime slot).
Jesus Christ Superstar l Casting announced l Full casting announced – August 11 to September 23, 2017 (extended)
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Orange Tree Theatre
1 Clarence Street, Richmond, TW9 2SA. Tel: 020 8940 3633.
Nearest Station: Richmond rail/tube.
Directors’ Festival – July 20 to July 29, 2017.
The March on Russia – September 7 to October 7, 2017.
Living with the Lights On – September 24, 2017.
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Every Brilliant Thing – October 9 to October 28, 2017.
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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
An Injury – July 18 to July 22, 2017.
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Park Theatre
Clifton Terrace, Finsbury Park, London, N4 3JP. Tel: 020 7870 6876.
Nearest Tube: Finsbury Park.
PARK200
Twilight Song – until August 12, 2017.
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Loot – August 17 to September 24, 2017.
Read the preview l Initial casting announced l Final casting announced
PARK90
The View From Nowhere – until July 22, 2017.
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Hamlet – August 22 to September 16, 2017.
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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.
Datong – The Chinese Utopia – July 27 and 28, 2017.
Wonderland – August 7 to August 12, 2017.
The Gruffalo – August 18 to August 20, 2017.
The Railway Children – August 29 to September 3, 2017.
Peace Train – The Cat Stevens Story – September 10, 2017.
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The Best Man – October 2 to October 7, 2017.
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Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat – October 10 to October 14, 2017.
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How the Other Half Loves – October 16 to October 21, 2017.
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Deathtrap – November 14 to November 18, 2017.
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Rich Mix
35-47 Bethnal Green Road, London E1 6LA. Tel: 020 7613 7498.
Nearest Station: Liverpool Street.
July 21 to August 25, 2017

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.
Pride and Prejudice – August 2 and 3, 2017.
Great Expectations – August 25 and 26, 2017.
Bowie Experience: The Golden Years Tour – September 1, 2017.
The Night Pirates – September 6 to September 16, 2017.
The Real Thing – October 2 to October 14, 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.
NEW SEASON – February to September 2017.
JERWOOD THEATRE DOWNSTAIRS
Road – July 21 to September 9.
B – September 2017 (dates tbc).
JERWOOD THEATRE UPSTAIRS
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Minefield – November 2 to November 11, 2017.
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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
SUMMER 2017 – SUMMER OF LOVE
Twelfth Night – until August 5.
Much Ado About Nothing – until October 15.
King Lear – August 10 to October 14.
Kevin McNally to play Lear l Live in cinemas on September 21
Boudica – September 8 to October 1.
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Plan B Music Gig – July 24, 2017.
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FESTIVAL of INDEPENDENCE – Summer 2017
Nitin Sawhney Gig – August 21.
Lions and Tigers – August 23 to September 16.
A Friend’s Story – September 20 and 21.
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THE WINTER SELECTION (Sam Wanamaker Playhouse)
Romantics Anonymous – October 20, 2017 to January 6, 2018.
The Secret Theatre – November 16 to 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.
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.
The Scar Test – until July 22, 2017.
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How (not) to Live in Suburbia – August 29 to September 2, 2017.
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The Magic Flute – September 6 to October 7, 2017.
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Southwark Playhouse
77-85 Newington Causeway, London, SE1 6BD. Tel: 020 7407 0234.
Nearest Tube: Elephant and Castle.
The Superhero – until July 22, 2017.
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Dessert – until August 5, 2017.
Beast – July 26 to July 29, 2017.
Dangling – August 9 to August 26, 2017.
Kiki’s Delivery Service – August 10 to September 3, 2017.
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Doubt, A Parable – September 6 to September 30, 2017.
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St Paul’s Church in Covent Garden
Bedford Street, London, WC2E 9ED. Tel: 020 7836 5221.
Nearest Tube: Covent Garden.
IRIS THEATRE’S 10th ANNIVERSARY SUMMER SEASON
Macbeth – until July 29, 2017.
Hansel & Gretel and the Witch Baba Yaga – August 3 to September 3, 2017.
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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.
Edinburgh Previews – July 18 to July 26, 2017.
A Day in the Life of Mr Mole and William The Frog – July 22 and 23, 2017.
Looking for John – July 28 and 29, 2017.

Tara Theatre
356 Garratt Lane, London, SW18 4ES. Tel: 020 8333 4457.
Nearest Tube: Earlsfield.
Arts Council England announces support for Black Live
Summer 2017 – until July 22.
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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 Little Beasts – until July 29, 2017.
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Hershey Felder as Irving Berlin – September 22 – 24, September 27 – 28 and October 9 – 15 and Hershey Felder as MAESTRO Leonard Bernstein – September 25 – 26, September 30 – October 7 and October 18 – 22, 2017.
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STUDIO
35mm: A Musical Exhibition – September 18 to September 30, 2017.
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Theatre N16
The Bedford Pub, 77 Bedford Hill, London, SW12 9HD. Tel: 07969 138899.
Nearest Station: Balham.
The God of Hell – until August 5, 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

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.
The Quentin Dentin Show – until July 29, 2017.
Gin For Breakfast – September 28 to October 21, 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.
The Hired Man – July 19 to August 12, 2017.
Salad Days – August 16 to September 9, 2017.

Upstairs at the Gatehouse
Junction of Hampstead Lane/North Road, N6 4BD. Tel: 020 8340 3488.
Nearest Tube: Highgate.
Treating Odette – July 21 to July 30, 2017.
Camden Fringe Festival – August 1 to August 27, 2017.
9 to 5 The Musical – August 30 to October 1, 2017.

Waterloo East Theatre
Brad Street, London, SE1 8TG. Tel: 020 7928 0060.
Nearest Station: Waterloo.
Out of the Darkness – July 22, 2017.
My Mind is Free – July 27, 2017.

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.
Digital archive in partnership with Google Arts and Culture launched
New Season – until July 27, 2017.
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New Season – August 1 to November 23, 2017.
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Zigger Zagger (part of NYT’s East End season) – September 6 to September 9, 2017.
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Man to Man – September 12 to September 23, 2017.
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The Terrible Infants – September 27 to October 28, 2017.
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Young Vic
66 The Cut, SE1 8LZ. Tel: 020 7922 2922.
Nearest Tube: Southwark/Waterloo.
MAIN HOUSE 2014
Yerma – July 26 to August 31, 2017.
Wings – September 14 to October 28, 2017.
The Suppliant Women – November 13 to November 25, 2017.
MARIA STUDIO
Nina – July 19 to July 29, 2017.
How to Win Against History – November 30 to December 23, 2017.
THE CLARE
Yellowman – November 22 to December 2, 2017.
Kate Hewitt wins JMK Young Directors Award