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Sunday, April 23, 2023

NEWS: Alexia McIntosh & Kieren Hamilton-Amos join Belgrade Coventry creative director Corey Campbell in Big Aunty by Featured Content

Big Aunty – the first home produced show of the spring season – will play in The Belgrade Coventry’s B2 auditorium from 24 April to 6 May, with a press night on 26 April. Midlands-born…

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Tuesday, March 28, 2023

NEWS: Peter Pruyn brings his autobiographical play Up: One Man’s Journey to Feminism across the pond to the London Fringe by Featured Content

What does it take for a man to become a feminist – and why does it matter? In seven diverse and poignant vignettes from his own life, Peter Pruyn (pronounced “prine”), an American trau…

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Monday, March 20, 2023

NEWS: Test your nerve in the thrilling site-responsive experience Facts not Opinions’: Stretched to the Limit by Featured Content

Step back in time and enter the world’s first Victorian Testing and Experimenting Works on London’s Bankside for an evocative and surreal new site-responsive performance. Expect to be te…

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Saturday, March 4, 2023

NEWS: Attic Theatre’s premiere production of Roy Williams’ play All Roads tours London venues by Featured Content

Exploring what it means to love, grieve and build your own future, being young and Black British today, Attic Theatre Company’s production of Roy Williams’ new play All Roads receives it…

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Friday, February 24, 2023

‘What does it mean to be political? It’s a vital question for everyone’: Martin Edwards on This Bitter Earth by Featured Content

Martin Edwards stars in the UK premiere of the Black Lives Matter-inspired American play This Bitter Earth. He talked to us about performance and political activism.

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Friday, February 17, 2023

NEWS: A speed awareness talk goes darkly wrong in What’s Driving You? at Apple Arts by Featured Content

What’s Driving You, a 75-minute improv drama about the impact of speed on driving, explores the issue of what happens when you can’t take responsibility for your actions. Will your mind …

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Thursday, February 16, 2023

NEWS: Black Lives Matter-inspired This Bitter Earth receives UK premiere by Featured Content

Acclaimed American play This Bitter Earth, set at the start of the Black Lives Matter moment in the US, receives its UK premiere this month, running at London's White Bear Theatre. Time to g…

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Thursday, February 2, 2023

‘During my show, the audience and I will be emotionally involved’: Anita Luna The Diva invites you on the uplifting adventure that is her latest s by Featured Content

Post-pandemic, Anita Luna THE DIVA is no longer the tomboy daring to be a diva, she has fully embraced her diva status, and audiences can see how and why in her latest show Full of Shit, run…

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Monday, January 23, 2023

NEWS: See Kashyap Raja’s ‘mesmerising & transcendent’ Earth – A Children’s Story for Adults at the Bridewell Theatre by Featured Content

After creating the “absorbing and provocative” Version 2.0 and the “eminently lovable” Letters, Kashyap Raja returns to London with his new play Earth – A Children’s Story for Ad…

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Friday, January 20, 2023

NEWS: The UK premiere of One Who Wants To Cross at the Finborough Theatre brings a contemporary human tragedy into focus by Featured Content

Award-winning French playwright Marc Emmanuel Soriano’s One Who Wants To Cross (Un Qui Veut Traverser), a dramatic meditation on migrants, wherever their place of origin, receives its UK …

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Thursday, January 19, 2023

NEWS: Want theatre without a filter? Get ready for Anita Luna’s show Full of Shit at The Pen Theatre by Featured Content

If a unique, provocative solo performance featuring theatre, comedy, clowning and cabaret is what you are looking for, then Anita Luna THE DIVA’s show Full of Shit, running at London’s P…

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Wednesday, January 18, 2023

NEWS: A seminal cult classic doc about the Black Queer experience in NY becomes verbatim theatre in The Goat Exchange’s Jason by Featured Content

American ensemble The Goat Exchange will makes its UK debut with the world premiere of Jason at London’s Crescent Theatre from 24-29 January 2023 as part of the VAULT Festival 2023. Direct…

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Tuesday, January 10, 2023

NEWS: A reality television spoof with toe-tapping songs: Lisa Gaye Wright’s The Real Housewives of Codswallop arrives on the London Fringe by Featured Content

Lisa Gaye Wright’s new and original comedy spoof musical The Real Housewives of Codswallop – funny, quirky and full of parody with toe-tapping songs throughout – will be staged at The …

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Friday, September 30, 2022

NEWS: Award-winning play Apples in Winter receives its European premiere at London’s Playground Theatre by Featured Content

Surrey-based LynchPin Productions will be staging the European premiere of the award-winning play Apples in Winter by Jennifer Fawcett, directed by Claire Parker, at London’s Playground Th…

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Tuesday, September 27, 2022

NEWS: Follow the fascinating journey to parenthood in the UK premiere of comedy Maybe, Probably at the Old Red Lion Theatre by Featured Content

Billed as an hilarious and heartfelt comedy for those who are thinking of starting a family, have already done so, or just love babies, betting, and Brooklyn, Over Here Theatre Company’s U…

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Sunday, September 25, 2022

NEWS: Guinea Pigs premiere marks 70th anniversary of first British nuclear detonation by Featured Content

Guinea Pigs, a new play that shines a light on Britain's decades-long nuclear testing cover-up, written by the daughter of a test veteran, premieres next month at London's The Space, coincid…

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Thursday, September 22, 2022

NEWS: Follow the trail of Kemp’s Jig, an Elizabethan tale of bruised egos & sore feet, from Norwich to London by Featured Content

In 1600 English Will Kemp triumphantly arrived in Norwich after Morris dancing the entire 125-mile journey from London. Now audiences can relive his one-man romp through the country lanes of…

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NEWS: Harold Shipman records his confession in The Quality of Mercy premiere by Featured Content

A new one-man play about notorious British serial killer Harold Shipman, written by a former patient and relative of one of his victims, receives its world premiere this month in London. Tim…

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Wednesday, September 14, 2022

NEWS: The unglamorous side of showbusiness is revealed in Marie Lloyd Stole My Life – now on a regional tour by Featured Content

In the centenary year of Marie Lloyd’s death, J.J. Leppink’s Marie Lloyd Stole My Life, beginning a regional tour on 18 September at Colchester’s Headgate Theatre, tells the story of h…

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Monday, September 12, 2022

FEATURED SHOW: ★★★★★ Flashbang is ‘full of the usual Proforca magic’. Reviews are in! by Featured Content

Flashbang, Proforca Theatre's latest new play at London's Lion & Unicorn Theatre, has attracted a slew of five- and four-star reviews for its premiere production, which must end this Sat…

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NEWS: Anita Luna follows The Diva with Full of Shit premiere at Clapham Fringe by Featured Content

After the success with Anita Luna THE DIVA at Clapham Fringe last year, award-winning Italian cabaret artist Anita Giovanni is back at the festival this year, debuting her new show Full of S…

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Thursday, September 8, 2022

PHOTOS: Proforca Theatre’s latest explosive new play Flashbang premieres by Featured Content

Who are your mates forever? What would blow your world apart? Flashbang, Proforca Theatre's latest explosive new play, premieres this week at London's Lion & Unicorn Theatre. Check out t…

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Wednesday, September 7, 2022

NEWS: Go on a voyage of emotions with dark thriller The Drought at the King’s Head Theatre by Featured Content

Pither Productions is presenting the London premiere of Nina Atesh’s atmospheric dark thriller The Drought –a drama of desperation, dread and deception set to take the audience on a voya…

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Monday, September 5, 2022

NEWS: Joe Penhall’s play Landscape With Weapon remains as relevant as ever in OnBook’s new production at the Cockpit by Featured Content

A brand-new production of Joe Penhall’s brilliant 2007 play Landscape With Weapon – about the moral dilemma faced by a scientist involved in creating weapons of mass destruction – wil…

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Tuesday, August 30, 2022

NEWS: A musical about panto? Oh Yes I Am! at the King’s Head Theatre is proof there is nothing like a Dame by Featured Content

Is it a musical? Is it panto? Is it a musical about panto? Find out when you see OH YES I AM!, arriving at London’s King’s Head from 11-12 September 2022.

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Wednesday, August 24, 2022

Does prison actually work? Playwright James Kenworth on reformer Elizabeth Fry + show trailer by Featured Content

Elizabeth Fry: The Angel of Prisons, the latest in a series of site-specific plays inspired by the history of Newham in east London, is running this week in the Elizabeth Fry Room at Canning…

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VIDEO: ‘Me & my mates were going to be best friends forever’. Watch Proforca’s Flashbang trailer! by Featured Content

What happens when your world is blown apart? The trailer for Flashbang, Proforca Theatre's latest explosive new play, packs a punch. Have a watch - and then get booking!

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Thursday, August 18, 2022

NEWS: Site-specific premiere of Elizabeth Fry: The Angel of Prisons tells the story of Victorian reformer by Featured Content

The world premiere of Elizabeth Fry: The Angel of Prisons, the latest in a series of site-specific plays inspired by the history of Newham in east London, will be staged in the Elizabeth Fry…

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Monday, August 15, 2022

NEWS: Gear up for the world premiere of new British musical RIDE at the Charing Cross Theatre by Featured Content

Award-winning new musical RIDE, charting one woman’s radical act and exploring the lies we tell to escape ourselves, gears up for its first full production at London’s Charing Cross Thea…

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Tuesday, August 9, 2022

PHOTOS: Sneak a peek into rehearsals for the premiere of Proforca’s Flashbang by Featured Content

It's just four weeks to go until the world premiere of Proforca Theatre's latest explosive new play Flashbang, which has a strictly limited run launching the new autumn season at London's Li…

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Monday, August 1, 2022

‘I cannot wait for a kebab’: Writer & performer Christopher Wollaton on fasting while reviving his workout obsession play Brawn by Featured Content

Christopher Wollaton discusses the return of his solo show Brawn, revived as part of the King’s Head Theatre’s Boys!Boys!Boys! Season. The play, exploring body dysmorphia and mental heal…

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