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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 January 14, 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

Aldwych Theatre – Beautiful – The Carole King Musical
Aldwych, WC2B 4DF. Tel: 0870 400 0805.
Nearest Tube: Holborn/Covent Garden. Booking until February 18, 2017.
Read the preview l Katie Brayben stars l Final casting announced l Cassidy Janson and Diane Keen join cast l Booking into 2017

Ambassadors Theatre – Stomp
West Street, WC2H 9ND. Tel: 0870 060 6627.
Nearest Tube: Leicester Square. Booking until January 8, 2017.
Luke Cresswell and Steve McNicholas interview l Buy tickets
The Secret Garden – July 27 to August 31, 2016.
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Apollo Theatre – The Go-Between
Shaftesbury Avenue, W1V 7HD. Tel: 0870 890 1101.
Nearest Tube: Piccadilly Circus. May 27 to October 15, 2016.
Read the preview l Full casting announced

Apollo Victoria – Wicked
Wilton Road, SW1V ILG. Tel: 0870 400 0751.
Nearest Tube: Victoria. Booking until April 29, 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 Buy tickets
Autism-Friendly performance – Saturday, May 14, 2016, at 1:30pm.
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Arts Theatre
6-7 Great Newport Street, WC2H 7JB. Tel: 020 7836 8463.
Nearest Tube: Leicester Square.
All That Fall – Booking until May 14, 2016.
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DiaoChan: The Rise of The Courtesan – May 9 to May 28, 2016.
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The Quentin Dentin Show – May 16 to May 28, 2016.
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A View from Islington North – May 18 to July 2, 2016.
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Quentin Crisp: Naked Hope – June 26, 2016.
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Savage – June 29 to July 23, 2016.
Read the preview l Full casting announced
American Idiot – July 8 to September 25, 2016.
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Barbican Theatre
Silk Street, EC2Y 8DS. Tel: 0845 120 7550.
Nearest Tube: Barbican/Moorgate/St Paul’s.
International Shakespeare and more
PLAY ON… part of 2016’s Shakespeare400
A Midsummer Night’s Dream: A Play for the Nation – May 17 to May 21.
Malthouse Theatre – The Shadow King – June 22 to July 2.
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Cambridge Theatre – Matilda, A Musical
Earlham Street, WC2. Tel: 0870 890 1102.
Nearest Tube: Covent Garden. Booking until December 18, 2016.
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
In the Bar of a Tokyo Hotel – Booking until May 14, 2016.
Read the preview l Production images
THOM SOUTHERLAND’S INAUGURAL SEASON
Titanic l Final casting announced – May 28 to August 6, 2016.
Radio Times – August 20 to October 1, 2016.
Ragtime – October 8 to November 26, 2016.
Death Takes a Holiday – December 3, 2016 to January 21, 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 April 23, 2017.
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Dominion Theatre – The Bodyguard
268-269 Tottenham Court Road, W1T 7AQ. Tel: 0870 169 0116.
Nearest Tube: Tottenham Court Road. July 15, 2016 to January 7, 2017.
Read the preview l Ben Richards to play Frank Farmer
An American in Paris – Previewing from March 4, 2017.
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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 Buy tickets

Duchess Theatre – The Play That Goes Wrong
Catherine Street, WC2B 5LA. Tel: 0844 579 1973.
Nearest Tube: Covent Garden. Booking until February 26, 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

Duke of York’s Theatre – Doctor Faustus
St Martin’s Lane, WC2N 4BG. Tel: 0870 060 6623.
Nearest Tube: Leicester Square. Booking until June 25, 2016.
Read the preview l Jenna Russell joins cast

Fortune Theatre – The Woman in Black
Russell Street, WC2B 5HH. Tel: 0870 060 6626.
Nearest Tube: Covent Garden. Booking until January 21, 2017.
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Garrick Theatre – Plays at the Garrick (Kenneth Branagh Season)
Charing Cross Road, WC2H, 0HH. Tel: 0870 890 1104.
Nearest Tube: Charing Cross/Leicester Square.
Romeo and Juliet – May 12 to August 13, 2016.
The Entertainer – August 20 to November 12, 2016.
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This House – November 19, 2016 to February 25, 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 January 7, 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 – Sunny Afternoon
6 Panton Street, SW1Y 4DN. Tel: 0870 060 6637.
Nearest Tube: Piccadilly Circus. Booking until June 25, 2016.
Read the preview l New booking period l New cast announced l Sunny Afternoon, The Very Best Of

Haymarket (Theatre Royal) – How The Other Half Loves
18 Suffolk Street, SW1Y 4HT. Tel: 0870 400 0626.
Nearest Tube: Piccadilly Circus. Booking until June 25, 2016.
Read the preview l Casting announced
Breakfast at Tiffany’s – June 29 to September 17, 2016.
Read the preview l Full cast announced

Her Majesty’s Theatre – The Phantom of the Opera
Haymarket, SW1Y 4QR. Tel: 0870 890 1106.
Nearest Tube: Piccadilly Circus. Booking until October 1, 2016.
Read the review l Cast changes from September 7, 2015

Leicester Square Theatre
5 Leicester Place, London, WC2H 7BP. Tel: 0844 8472 475
Nearest Tube: Leicester Square.
Sh*t-faced Shakespeare: A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Main House) – Booking until June 11, 2016.
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Words, Words, Words – May 16 to May 21, 2016.
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The Scarecrows’ Wedding – July 9 to September 4, 2016.
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London Palladium
Argyll Street, W1V 1AD. Tel: 0870 890 1108.
Nearest Tube: Oxford Street.
Cinderella – December 9, 2016 to January 15, 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 October 2, 2016.
Read the feature l Photo Gallery l Buy tickets

Lyric Theatre – Thriller Live
Shaftesbury Avenue, W1D 7ES. Tel: 0870 890 1107.
Nearest Tube: Piccadilly Circus. Booking until September 4, 2016.
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 Buy tickets
Showstopper! The Improvised Musical – Booking until July 25, 2016 (Mondays only).
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New London Theatre – Show Boat
Drury Lane, WC2B 5PW. Tel: 0870 890 0141.
Nearest Tube: Covent Garden. Booking until January 7, 2017.
Read the preview l Casting announced

Noel Coward Theatre – Mrs Henderson Presents
St Martin’s Lane, WC2N 4BW. Tel: 0870 950 0920.
Nearest Tube: Leicester Square. Booking until June 18, 2016.
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Novello Theatre – Mamma Mia!
Aldwych, WC2B 4LD. Tel: 0870 950 0940.
Nearest Tube: Covent Garden/Holborn. Booking until March 4, 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 – The Caretaker
103 The Cut, Waterloo Road, SE1 8NB. Tel: 0870 060 6628.
Nearest Tube: Waterloo. Booking until May 14, 2016.
Read the preview l Production images l Old Vic Voices Off (April 16 and May 3)
MATTHEW WARCHUSINAUGURAL SEASON (continued)
Jekyll & Hyde
Groundhog Day – July 11 to September 17, 2016.
Rise
The Old Vic Variety Nights (Sundays only).
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Penny, a new food and drink space for The Old Vic

Palace Theatre – Harry Potter and the Cursed Child
Shaftesbury Avenue, W1V 8AY. Tel: 0870 895 5579.
Nearest Tube: Leicester Square/Tottenham Court Road. June 7, 2016 to May 27, 2017.
Read the preview l Updated preview l Principal casting announced l Final casting announced

Peacock Theatre
Portugal Street, WC2A 2HT. Tel: 020 7369 1793.
Nearest Tube: Holborn.
ZooNation Dance Company – Into the Hoods: Remixed – May 4 to May 21, 2016.
The Merchants of Bollywood – May 24 to June 11, 2016.

Phoenix Theatre – Guys and Dolls
Charing Cross Road, WC2H OJP. Tel: 0870 060 6629.
Nearest Tube: Leicester Square. Booking until October 30, 2016.
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 April 16, 2017.
Read the preview l Cast changes l New booking period announced l Buy tickets

Playhouse Theatre – The End of Longing
Northumberland Avenue, WC2N 5DE. Tel: 0870 060 6631.
Nearest Tube: Embankment/Charing Cross. Booking until May 14, 2016.
Read the preview l Full casting announced
1984 – June 14 to September 3, 2016.
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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. May 27 to October 1, 2016.
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 July 23, 2016.
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 4, 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.
Cloud Gate Dance Theatre of Taiwan – Songs of the Wanderers – May 4 to May 7, 2016.
Rambert – Murder, Mystery and a Party – A Linha Curva plus other works – May 10 to May 14, 2016.
Nederlands Dans Theater 2 – May 17 to May 20, 2016.
Jasmin Vardimon’s Pinocchio – October 24 and 25, 2016.
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Savoy Theatre – Funny Girl
The Strand, WC2R 0ET. Tel: Tel: 0870 164 8787.
Nearest Tube: Charing Cross/Embankment. Booking until October 8, 2016.
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Dreamgirls – November 19, 2016 to March 11, 2017.
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Shaftesbury Theatre – Motown the Musical
Shaftesbury Avenue, WC2H 8DP. Tel: 0870 870 4868.
Nearest Tube: Holborn/Tottenham Court Road. Booking until February 18, 2017.
Read the preview l Casting announced l Further casting announced l Final casting announced

St Martin’s Theatre – The Mousetrap
West Street, Cambridge Circus, WC2H 9NH. Tel: 0870 162 8787.
Nearest Tube: Leicester Square. Booking until January 7, 2017.
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Trafalgar Studios
14 Whitehall, SW1A 2DY. Tel: 0870 060 6632.
Nearest Tube: Charing Cross.
The Maids – Booking until May 21, 2016.
Boris: World King – Booking until May 14, 2016.
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This Is Living – May 17 to June 11, 2016.
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The Spoils – May 27 to August 13, 2016.
Read the preview l Final casting announced
No Villain – June 14 to July 9, 2016.
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Vaudeville Theatre – Hand to God
The Strand, WC2R 0NH. Tel: 0870 890 0511.
Nearest Tube: Charing Cross. Booking until June 4, 2016.
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Hobson’s Choice – June 8 to September 10, 2016.
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Victoria Palace Theatre
8 Victoria Street, SW1E 5EA. Tel: 0870 895 5577.
Nearest Tube: Victoria.

Wyndham’s Theatre – People, Places and Things
Charing Cross Road, WC2H 0DA. Tel: 0870 950 0925.
Nearest Tube: Leicester Square. Booking until June 18, 2016.
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Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar & Grill – June 25 to September 3, 2016.
No Man’s Land – September 8 to December 17, 2016.
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WEST END THEATRES | OFF WEST END THEATRES

Above the Stag
Arch 17, Miles Street, London, SW8 1RZ.
Nearest Station: Vauxhall.
The Sins of Jack Saul – May 11 to June 12, 2016.
Get ‘Em Off! – from June 22, 2016.

Albany Theatre
Douglas Way, SE8 4AG. Tel: 020 8692 4446.
Nearest Station: Deptford Bridge Rail.
Significant refurbishment works planned for summer 2016

Almeida
Almeida Street, N1 1TA. Tel: 020 7359 4404.
Nearest Tube: Angel/Highbury and Islington.
Boy – until May 28, 2016.
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2016/17 SEASON
Richard III – June 7 to August 6.
They Drink It In The Congo – August 12 to October 1.
Oil – October 7 to November 26, 2016.
Hamlet – February 2017.

Arcola
24 Ashwin Street, E8 3DL. Tel: 020 7503 1646.
Nearest Station: Dalston Junction Rail.
Richard II – May 3 to May 7, 2016.
Read the preview l Full casting announced l Production images from House of Commons
After Independence – May 4 to May 28, 2016.
The Little Prince – May 9 to May 14, 2016.
Kenny Morgan – May 18 to June 18, 2016.
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Love, Bombs and Apples – May 31 to June 25, 2016.
Arcola Theatre wins carbon-neutral heating system

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.
Calais – until May 8, 2016.
Posh – May 11 to May 14, 2016.
Realife TV – May 17 to May 29, 2016.
Mother Adam – June 14 to July 2, 2016.
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Bloomsbury Theatre
15 Gordon Street, London, WC1H 0AH. Tel: 020 3108 1000.
Nearest Tube: Euston.

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
SPRING 2016
The Bacchae – until May 7.
Strawberry Starburst – May 11 to May 28.
Penguinpig – May 15.
Blue Cloud Scratch – May 31.
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Bridewell Theatre
Bride Lane, Off Fleet Street, EC4 8EQ. Tel: 020 7226 3633.
Nearest Tube: Blackfriars.
Evita – May 3 to May 7, 2016.
Wannsee – May 11 to May 14, 2016.
Reefer Madness – May 17 to May 21, 2016.
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The Pirates of Penzance – May 25 to May 28, 2016.
LUNCHBOX THEATRE

Brockley Jack Theatre
410 Brockley Road, SE4 2DH. Tel: 0844 8700 887.
Nearest Station: Crofton Park rail.
Howard Colyer becomes first playwright in residence
Better Together – May 10 to May 28, 2016.
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In My Head – May 31 to June 4, 2016.
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Bush Theatre
7 Uxbridge Road, London, W12 8LJ. Tel: 020 8743 5050.
Nearest Tube: Shepherd’s Bush.
Boys Will Be Boys – June 24 to July 30, 2016.
The Royale – November 3 to November 26, 2016.

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
Spring 2016 – January to June.
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The Joke – May 17 to June 4, 2016.
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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
Jazz at Chickenshed – May 20 and July 1, 2016.
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in the absence of silence – until May 14, 2016.
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Courtyard Theatre
Bowling Green Walk, 40 Pitfield Street, Hoxton, London, N1 6EU. Tel: 0870 163 0717.
Nearest Tube: Old Street.
The Delights of Dogs and the Problems of People – until May 6, 2016.
Foresight – May 31 to June 4, 2016.
Much Ado About Nothing – July 28, 2016.
The School for Wives – July 28 to July 30, 2016.

Donmar Warehouse
41 Earlham Street, WC2H 9LX. Tel: 0870 060 6624.
Nearest Tube: Covent Garden.
SPRING 2016
Elegy l Casting announced l Production images l Pre-show discussions – until June 18.
Faith Healer l Final casting announced – June 23 to August 20.
Lord Browne appointed Chair of the Donmar Warehouse Board
Tom Scutt announced as Associate Artist

Etcetera Theatre
Oxford Arms, 265 Camden High Street, NW1 7BU. Tel: 020 7482 4857.
Nearest Tube: Camden Town.
Abominations – May 3 to May 29, 2016.
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Finborough Theatre
The Finborough, 118 Finborough Road, SW10 9ED. Tel: 0844 847 1652.
Nearest Tube: Earl’s Court.
SPRING 2016
Schism – until May 14.
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Stone Face – May 17 to June 11, 2016.
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A Subject Of Scandal And Concern – May 22, 23, 24, 29, 30, 31 and June 5, 6, 7, 2016.
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It Is Easy To Be Dead – June 15 to July 9, 2016.
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Finborough Arms re-opens as traditional pub
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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.
The Iphigenia Quartet – until May 21, 2016.
Andrew Schneider: YOUARENOWHERE (Shoreditch Town Hall) – June 14 to June 18, 2016.

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
Down And Out In Paris And London – May 17 to May 21, 2016.

Hampstead Theatre
Eton Avenue, NW3 3EX. Tel: 020 7722 9301.
Nearest Tube: Swiss Cottage.
MAIN STAGE
Lawrence After Arabia – until June 4, 2016.
Wild – June 10 to July 16, 2016.
DOWNSTAIRS
Ken – until May 7, 2016.
Giving – May 12 to June 11, 2016.
Alligators – June 17 to July 16, 2016.

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.
I Have Been Here Before – May 3 to May 21, 2016.
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Star Child – May 23 to May 28, 2016.

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
SPRING 2016
Saucy Jack and the Space Vixens – until May 21.
Sing For Your Life – until May 21.
Christie in Love – May 25 to June 18.
Big Brother Blitzkrieg – May 26 to June 18.
Strangers In Between – June 21 to July 16.
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Landor Theatre
70 Landor Road, SW9 9PH. Tel: 020 7737 7276.
Nearest Tube: Clapham North.
Devilish! – May 4 to May 29, 2016.
Read the preview l Casting announced

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.
The Snitchity Titch Show – June 18 and 19, 2016.
Tom Thumb – June 29 to July 3, 2016.

London Theatre Workshop
Above the Eel Brook pub, 65 New King’s Road, London, SW6 4SG.
Nearest Tube: Fulham Broadway/Parsons Green.

Lyric Hammersmith
Lyric Square, King Street, London, W6 0QL. Tel: 020 8741 6850.
Nearest Tube: Hammersmith.
SPRING 2016
Pleasure – May 12 to May 14.
4.48 Psychosis – May 24, 26, 27 and 28.
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Bugsy Malone – June 11 to September 4, 2016.
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Sian Alexander appointed new Executive Director
Sir William Atkinson appointed Chairman of the Board

Menier Chocolate Factory
51 Southwark Street, SE1 1RU. Tel: 020 7907 7060.
Nearest Tube: London Bridge.
The Truth – until May 7, 2016.
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David Baddiel: My Family: Not The Sitcom – May 10 to June 25, 2016.
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National Theatre
South Bank, SE1 9PX. Tel: 020 7452 3000.
Nearest Station: Waterloo.
OLIVIER THEATRE:
Les Blancs – until June 2, 2016.
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The Threepenny Opera – May 18 to August 31, 2016.
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Young Chekhov – Platonov, Ivanov and The Seagull – July 14 to September 3, 2016.
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LYTTELTON THEATRE:
Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom – until May 18, 2016.
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The Suicide – until June 25, 2016.
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The Deep Blue Sea – June 1 to August 17, 2016.
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The Plough and the Stars – July 20 to August 27, 2016.
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DORFMAN THEATRE (formerly the Cottesloe)
Cleansed – until May 5, 2016.
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The Flick – until June 15, 2016.
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Sunset at the Villa Thalia – May 25 to August 4, 2016.
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TEMPORARY THEATRE
Another World; Losing Our Children to Islamic State – until May 7, 2016.
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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 July 3, 2016.
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Down & Out in Paris and London – until May 14, 2016.
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New Wimbledon Studio
The Broadway, Wimbledon, SW19 1QG. Tel: 0870 060 6646.
Nearest Tube: Wimbledon.
Illuminate 2016 – May 3 to May 28, 2016.
Macbeth – June 14 to July 9, 2016.

New Wimbledon Theatre
The Broadway, Wimbledon, SW19 1QG. Tel: 0870 060 6646.
Nearest Tube: Wimbledon.
Footloose: The Musical – May 2 to May 7, 2016.
Read the preview l Lee Brennan joins cast
Richard Alston Dance Company – May 10, 2016.
Menopause: The Musical – May 12, 2016.
Thank You for the Music – May 13, 2016.
Horrible Histories – Groovy Greeks and Incredible Invaders – May 17 to May 21, 2016.
Jackie The Musical – June 7 to June 11, 2016.
Little Shop of Horrors – August 22 to August 27, 2016.
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Old Red Lion Theatre
418 St John Street, EC1V 4NJ. Tel: 0844 412 4307.
Nearest Tube: Angel.
The Local Stigmatic – May 3 to May 28, 2016.
Odd Shaped Balls – May 31 to June 25, 2016.
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Open Air Theatre, Regent’s Park
Tel: 0844 826 4242.
2016 SEASON
Running Wild l Rehearsal images – May 13 to June 12.
Henry V l Full casting announced – June 17 to July 9.
Jesus Christ Superstar – July 15 to August 27.
Pride and Prejudice – September 2 to September 17.
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Orange Tree Theatre
1 Clarence Street, Richmond, TW9 2SA. Tel: 020 8940 3633.
Nearest Station: Richmond rail/tube.
National Theatre Connections 500 Festival – May 3 to May 7, 2016.
The Philanderer – May 12 to June 25, 2016.
French Without Tears – June 30 to July 30, 2016.

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
The Diary of a Hounslow Girl – May 4 to May 6, 2016.
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Park Theatre
Clifton Terrace, Finsbury Park, London, N4 3JP. Tel: 020 7870 6876.
Nearest Tube: Finsbury Park.
PARK200
The Buskers Opera – until June 4, 2016.
The Quiet House – June 7 to July 9, 2016.
PARK90
Sket – until May 14, 2016.
Absolution/Bill Clinton Hercules – May 17 to June 11, 2016.

Pleasance Theatre
Carpenters Mews, North Road, N7 9EF. Tel: 020 7609 1800.
Nearest Tube: Caledonian Road.

Print Room at The Coronet
103 Notting Hill Gate, London, W11 3LB. Tel: 020 3642 6606.
Nearest Tube: Notting Hill Gate.

Richmond Theatre
The Green, Surrey, TW9 1QJ. Tel: 0870 060 6651.
Nearest Station: Richmond.
The Rocky Horror Show – May 2 to May 7, 2016.
Read the preview l Norman Pace joins cast
King Lear – May 9 to May 14, 2016.
Tom – May 17 to May 21, 2016.
End of the Rainbow – May 24 to May 28, 2016.
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Stepping Out – October 24 to October 29, 2016.
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Million Dollar Quartet – February 6 to February 11, 2017.
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Rich Mix
35-47 Bethnal Green Road, London E1 6LA. Tel: 020 7613 7498.
Nearest Station: Liverpool Street.
Theatre and Dance – until June 3, 2016.
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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.
The Herbal Bed – until May 7, 2016.
King John – May 14 to June 5, 2016.
Frame – June 9 to June 12, 2016.

Rosemary Branch Theatre
2 Shepperton Road, London, N1 3DT. Tel: 020 7704 6665.
Nearest Tube: Old Street.
Persuasion – May 4 to May 22, 2016.

Royal Court Theatre
Sloane Square, SW1 8AS. Tel: 020 7565 5000.
Nearest Tube: Sloane Square.
JERWOOD THEATRE DOWNSTAIRS
X – until May 7, 2016.
Ophelias Zimmer – May 17 to May 21, 2016.
JERWOOD THEATRE UPSTAIRS
Cyprus Avenue – until May 7, 2016.
Human Animals – May 18 to June 18, 2016.

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
2016 WONDER SEASON
GLOBE THEATRE
A Midsummer Night’s Dream – until September 11.
The Taming of the Shrew – May 13 to August 6.
Macbeth – June 18 to October 1.
946: The Amazing Story of Adolphus Tips – August 11 to September 11.
Imogen – September 17 to October 16.
The Merchant of Venice – October 4 to October 15.
SAM WANAMAKER PLAYHOUSE
The Flying Lovers of Vitebsk – June 16 to July 2.
The Two Gentleman of Verona – September 20 to October 1.
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Casting announced for A Midsummer Night’s Dream and Macbeth

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.
The Toxic Avenger – until May 21, 2016.
Read the preview l Casting announced
Last of the Boys – May 11 to June 4, 2016.
Read the preview l Casting announced
Vassa Zheleznova – June 15 to July 9, 2016.
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Through the Mill – July 6 to July 30, 2016.
Read the preview l Final casting announced
Side Show – October 21 to December 3, 2016.
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St James Theatre
12 Palace Street, London, SW1E 5JA. Tel: 0844 264 2140.
Nearest Tube: Victoria.
THEATRE
My Mother Said I Never Should – until May 21, 2016.
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Sideways – May 26 to July 9, 2016.
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Exposure The Musical – Life Through A Lens – July 16 to August 27, 2016.
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STUDIO
Twist of Lemmon – June 1 to June 18, 2016.
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Sunday at the Musicals – June 5, 2016.
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St Paul’s Church in Covent Garden
Bedford Street, London, WC2E 9ED. Tel: 020 7836 5221.
Nearest Tube: Covent Garden.
SUMMER 2016
Much Ado About Nothing – June 22 to July 22.
Treasure Island – July 27 to August 28.
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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.
Wastwater – May 4 to June 4, 2016.
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Tara Theatre
356 Garratt Lane, London, SW18 4ES. Tel: 020 8333 4457.
Nearest Tube: Earlsfield.
Arts Council England announces support for Black Live
She Called Me Mother – Spring 2016.
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Theatre N16
The Bedford Pub, 77 Bedford Hill, London, SW12 9HD. Tel: 07969 138899.
Nearest Station: Balham.
SPRING/SUMMER 2016
Your Ever Loving – until May 5.
The Killing of Charles Bravo – May 9 to May 19 (1pm and 4pm).
Gertrude – June 12 to June 30.
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Frank Sumatra – May 9 to May 18, 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
Portia – until May 7, 2016.
We Wait in Joyful Hope – May 17 to June 11, 2016.

Theatro Technis
26 Crowdale Road, NW1 1TT. Tel: 020 7387 6617.
Nearest Tube: Camden Town.

Tricycle Theatre
269 Kilburn High Road, NW6 7JR. Tel: 020 7328 1000.
Nearest Tube: Kilburn.
SPRING 2016
Mark Thomas: Trespass – until May 7.
The Invisible Hand – May 12 to July 2.
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Tristan Bates Theatre
1a Tower Street, WC2H 9NP. Tel: 020 7240 6283.
Nearest Tube: Leicester Square.
Blue On Blue – until May 14, 2016.
Boy Stroke Girl – May 30 to June 4, 2016.
For Those Who Cry When They Hear The Foxes Scream – June 7 to July 2, 2016.
Queen Lear – September 20 to October 8, 2016.
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Twickenham Theatre – closed
68 London Road, Twickenham, TW1 3QS. Tel: 020 8787 5933.
Nearest Station: Twickenham.
Read about the closure

Unicorn Theatre
147 Tooley Street, London, SE1 2HZ. Tel: 0207 6450560.
Nearest Tube: London Bridge.
SEPTEMBER 2015 and beyond
Septimus Bean and His Amazing Machine – May 20 to June 26.
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Unicorn wins 2014 Peter Brook Empty Space Award

Union Theatre
204 Union Street, SE1 0LX. Tel: 020 7261 9876.
Nearest Tube: Southwark.
Threesome – May 3 to May 14, 2016.
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SKY News The Musical – In Concert! – May 19 to May 21, 2016.

Upstairs at the Gatehouse
Junction of Hampstead Lane/North Road, N6 4BD. Tel: 020 8340 3488.
Nearest Tube: Highgate.
Comeback! The Karl Marx Musical – May 3 to May 14, 2016.
The Half Life of Love – May 21 and 22, 2016.
Wallis… “a certain person” – May 27 to June 26, 2016.

Waterloo East Theatre
Brad Street, London, SE1 8TG. Tel: 020 7928 0060.
Nearest Station: Waterloo.
The Great American Trailer Park Musical – May 11 to June 5, 2016.
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White Bear Theatre – Closed for refurbishment until late April/early May
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.
April to July 2016 – until July 28.

Young Vic
66 The Cut, SE1 8LZ. Tel: 020 7922 2922.
Nearest Tube: Southwark/Waterloo.
MAIN HOUSE 2014
Blue/Orange – May 12 to June 18, 2016.
Yerma – July 29 to September 10, 2016.
A Man of Good Hope – October 6 to November 12, 2016.
Once in a Lifetime – November 25, 2016 to January 14, 2017.
MARIA STUDIO
Cuttin’ It – May 20 to June 11, 2016.
Queens of Syria – July 5 to July 9, 2016.
The Emperor – September 3 to September 24, 2016.
The Nest – October 28 to November 26, 2016.
THE CLARE
trade – November 16 to November 26, 2016.
Kate Hewitt wins JMK Young Directors Award