Bloomsbury Theatre  

 
 
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15 Gordon Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1H 0AH
 
 
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Weekdays: 10am-6pm; Sat: 12noon-6pm; Sun: closed
 

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Bloomsbury Theatre Bloomsbury Theatre main auditorium closed until Summer 2016. Bloomsbury Theatre Studio is unaffected and continues to operate as normal.
Owned and part-funded by University College London, the Bloomsbury was completed in 1968 on the site of a bomb-damaged church. The years have not been kind to this style of architecture and its plate glass and dark brick front now looks drab and un-theatrical. Inside, however, it is a well-designed space, with a small art gallery in the foyer and a comfortable auditorium.The Bloomsbury is a theatre that has a distinctly student appeal, with a focus on experimental works, live music and cheap-and-cheerful touring companies. For three months of each year, it is given over to student productions, which are often of a low quality, since UCL has no dedicated performing arts department. Its strongest suit currently is stand-up comedy and it is a regular spot for many of the biggest names in the country.

 

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Show And TellShow And TellComedy, Stand-Up.2018-12-06T19:30:00+00002018-12-06T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Bloomsbury Theatre, 15  Gordon Street      WC1H 0AH
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Show And Tell
Awful Auntie: Birmingham Stage CompanyAwful Auntie: Birmingham Stage CompanyNeal Foster directs the stage version of David Walliams's tall tale.2018-12-12T19:00:00+00002019-01-05T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Bloomsbury Theatre, 15  Gordon Street      WC1H 0AH
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Awful Auntie: Birmingham Stage Company
Mark Watson - The Infinite ShowMark Watson - The Infinite ShowThe TV regular brings his latest show to the stage looking at empathy.2019-09-07T20:00:00+01002019-09-07T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Bloomsbury Theatre, 15  Gordon Street      WC1H 0AH
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Mark Watson - The Infinite Show
 

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Euston Square Tube Station
 
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Camden Road Overground Station
 
23 minutes walk
 
 
 
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Arcade Car Parks
 
4 minutes walk
 
Russell Court NCP
 
6 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £99  42% off
17-18 Upper Woburn Place, WC1H | 3 minutes from Bloomsbury Theatre
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81-103 Euston Street, NW1 | 3 minutes from Bloomsbury Theatre
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London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel
3 Cardington Street, NW1 | 4 minutes from Bloomsbury Theatre
Though this hotel is in one of the capital's busiest areas, a major public transport hub just outside the Congestion Charge Zone, its peaceful backstreet location ... More
 
 
 
 
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Alternative Theatres nearest Bloomsbury Theatre

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RADA - Jerwood Vanbrugh Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Malet Street, WC1E | 4 minutes from Bloomsbury Theatre
RADA's 160-seat Jerwood Vanbrugh Theatre. ... More
 
 
 
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The New Diorama Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
15-16 Triton Street, Regents Place, Fitzrovia, London NW1 | 8 minutes from Bloomsbury Theatre
The New Diorama Theatre is an 80-seat performance space located in central London, close to Great Portland Street, dedicated to presenting the work of theatre companies ... More
 
 
 
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Dominion Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
268-269 Tottenham Court Road, Bloomsbury, London W1T | 12 minutes from Bloomsbury Theatre
Huge theatre which plays host to big, rocking musicals, the Dominion Theatre, though built in 1928, underwent a £6 million restoration in 2017. Originally used as ... More
 
 
 
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Near Bloomsbury Theatre
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The Magic Circle
London > Entertainment >
12 Stephenson Way, NW1 | 3 minutes from Bloomsbury Theatre
The purpose built headquarters of The Magic Circle in Euston houses a vast collection of posters and memorabilia relating to the history of mystery. The ... More
 
 
 
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The Horse Hospital
London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
30 Colonnade, Bloomsbury, London WC1N | 8 minutes from Bloomsbury Theatre
As the name suggests, The Horse Hospital wasn't always the modern arts venue it is today. Once home to sick and injured horses - many references ... More
 
 
 
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Curzon Bloomsbury
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
The Brunswick, Bloomsbury, London WC1N | 8 minutes from Bloomsbury Theatre
The arthouse Renoir Cinema underwent a major refurbishment in 2015 by The Curzon Cinema Group. Reopening as the Curzon Bloomsbury, the new name pays homage to ... More
 
 
 
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London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 30th August to 31st October 2018 - Various Times
Bloomsbury Theatre, 17 Duke's Road, WC1H | 4 minutes from Bloomsbury Theatre
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Empire Of The Sikhs
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Saturday 22nd and Sunday 23rd September 2018 - 10.30am-5pm
Bloomsbury Theatre, Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square, WC1H | 5 minutes from Bloomsbury Theatre
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An Execution (By Invitation Only)
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 22nd and 24th to 29th Sep 2018 - 7.15pm
Bloomsbury Theatre, 58-60 Hampstead Road, NW1 | 5 minutes from Bloomsbury Theatre
A work inspired by the writings of Vladimir Nabokov about death and execution. Presented by Gemma Brockis....More
 
 
 
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Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology
London > Attractions > Museums
Malet Place, University College London, Bloomsbury, London WC1E | 1 minute from Bloomsbury Theatre
The Petrie Museum, located within University College London, is one of the largest and most fascinating collections of Egyptian archaeology anywhere in the world. There are ... More
 
 
 
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Wellcome Collection
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
183 Euston Road, Bloomsbury, London NW1 | 1 minute from Bloomsbury Theatre
A major and fascinating cultural venue, the Wellcome Collection combines three galleries: 'Medicine Man', 'Medicine Now' and 'special exhibitions'. In addition you'll find the famous Wellcome ... More
 
 
 
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St Pancras Church
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Euston Road, Bloomsbury, London NW1 | 3 minutes from Bloomsbury Theatre
Completed in 1822, St Pancras Church was the most expensive church to be constructed since St Paul's was rebuilt after the Great Fire. This Greek Revival ... More
 
 
 
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Waterstone's - Gower Street
London > Shopping > Books
82 Gower Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1E | 4 minutes from Bloomsbury Theatre
Waterstone's, one of the largest high street booksellers in the UK, is a relative newcomer on the block. It first opened in Old Brompton Road, London, ... More
 
 
 
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Cycle Republic, Euston Tower
London > Shopping > Bicycle Shops
Unti 4 Euston Tower, 286 Euston Road, NW1 | 5 minutes from Bloomsbury Theatre
A cycling-only specialist store from Halfords, Cycle Republic opened its first London site at this 4,000 square metre unit in Euston Square in December 2014. Cyclists ... More
 
 
 
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Heal's, Tottenham Court Road
London > Shopping > House and Garden
196 Tottenham Court Road, Bloomsbury, London W1T | 5 minutes from Bloomsbury Theatre
Though it was established in 1800 Heal's is renowned for its beautifully designed furniture, attractive modern decorations and hyper-modern kitchenware. First opened in 1854, their flagship ... More
 
 
 
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Wellcome Kitchen
London > Restaurants > Modern European restaurants
183 Euston Road 2nd floor, Euston, NW1 | 3 minutes from Bloomsbury Theatre
Part of the Wellcome Collection's 17.5 million pound revamp, the Wellcome Kitchen opened in early 2015, creating an inviting space to enjoy a spot of ... More
 
 
 
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The Savannah Bar and Restaurant
London > Restaurants >
81-103 Euston Street, NW1 | 3 minutes from Bloomsbury Theatre
With its own separate entrance and set on two floors flooded with natural light, The Savannah is the restaurant and bar within the Wesley Hotel. ... More
 
 
 
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Number Twelve
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
Ambassadors Hotel, 12 Upper Woburn Place, Bloomsbury, London WC1H | 3 minutes from Bloomsbury Theatre
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Slade School of Fine Art
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
UCL University, Gower Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1E | 1 minute from Bloomsbury Theatre
Among the best regarded art schools in the world. The Slade is a fairly traditional school with an insistence on certain techniques within each undergraduate course, ... More
 
 
 
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The Bartlett School of Architecture
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
Wates House, 22 Gordon Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1H | 1 minute from Bloomsbury Theatre
The Bartlett School of Architecture, on the corner of Huntley Street and Capper Street, is part of The Bartlett: UCL's global faculty of the built environment. ... More
 
 
 
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The Place
London > Education > Evening Classes
17 Duke's Road, Bloomsbury, London WC1H | 4 minutes from Bloomsbury Theatre
London's specialist venue for contemporary dance, The Place plays a role in every aspect of this fast-growing art form. The London Contemporary Dance School offers degrees ... More
 
 
 
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Dolphin Swimming Club
London > Leisure > Activities
U of L Pool, Malet Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1E | 4 minutes from Bloomsbury Theatre
Swimming lessons for children and aquaphobic adults. This is one of the more popular swimming schools in London, and one of the most long-running, with over ... More
 
 
 
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Fitzroy Square Garden
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Fitzroy Square, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 6 minutes from Bloomsbury Theatre
Fitzroy Square is one of London's finest squares and the only London square designed by Robert Adam. It is named after Charles Fitzroy, 4th Duke of ... More
 
 
 
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St. Pancras Renaissance Hotel Spa
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
St Pancras Renaissance Hotel, Euston Road, King's Cross, London NW1 | 9 minutes from Bloomsbury Theatre
The lavishly restored St Pancras Renaissance Hotel has attracted a lot of attention since opening in 2011 as part of the grand Eurostar relocation. The Hotel's ... More
 
 
 
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Marquis Cornwallis
London > Nightlife > Pubs
31 Marchmont Street, WC1N | 6 minutes from Bloomsbury Theatre
Always a popular choice for local workers and tourists taking in the delights of Bloomsbury, Marquis Cornwallis , located on Marchmont Street, close ... More
 
 
 
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Queen's Head & Artichoke
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
30 - 32 Albany Street, Regent's Park, London NW1 | 9 minutes from Bloomsbury Theatre
Located in a 16th-century coaching inn, this sweet little gastropub offers diners the choice of just nibbling on a little tapas, or going for a full ... More
 
 
 
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The Betjeman Arms
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
Unit 53, St. Pancras International, King's Cross, London NW1 | 9 minutes from Bloomsbury Theatre
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Cosy Kettle
London > Nightlife > Bars
60 Chalton Street, King's Cross, London NW1 | 6 minutes from Bloomsbury Theatre
Hidden below the bustling Somers Town Coffee House, Cosy Kettle offers an intimate sanctuary away from the pub crowd. Opened in late 2013, the bar is ... More
 
 
 
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Simmons Fitzrovia
London > Nightlife > Bars
28 Maple Street, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 6 minutes from Bloomsbury Theatre
The folks that brought you Simmons King's Cross and Simmons Camden have now made their way to Fitzrovia with whimsical watering hole Simmons Fitzrovia. Serving ... More
 
 
 
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Vijay's Bar & Lounge
London > Nightlife > Bars
93 Charlotte Street, W1T | 7 minutes from Bloomsbury Theatre
Cocktails and Indian-style bar snacks are served late into the night at atmospheric drinking den Vijay's Bar & Lounge on Charlotte ... More
 
 
 
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Friends House
London > Business > Venue Hire
173-177 Euston Road, Bloomsbury, London NW1 | 1 minute from Bloomsbury Theatre
The historic headquarters of Quakers in Britain, Friends House in Euston has 23 function rooms including a large Meeting Hall which seats up to 1,100 guests. ... More
 
 
 
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British Library Conference Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
96 Euston Road, King's Cross, London NW1 | 8 minutes from Bloomsbury Theatre
As the national library of the United Kingdom the British Library is renowned for its world class collection of books but its Conference Centre is something ... More
 
 
 
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The Rathbone Hotel
London > Business > Venue Hire
30 Rathbone Street, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 9 minutes from Bloomsbury Theatre
Centrally located in Fitzrovia, it's a short walk from The Rathbone to Oxford Street, Soho and London's theatre district. With high speed wireless broadband available in ... More
 
 
 
 

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Empire Of The Sikhs
Exhibitions | Until 23rd September 2018 

School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS) 5 minutes walk from Bloomsbury Theatre

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Windrush: Songs In A Strange Land
Exhibitions | Until 21st October 2018 

British Library 8 minutes walk from Bloomsbury Theatre

Revisit 1948 and explore how the Windrush story is much more than the dawn of British multiculturalism it has come ...More

Tracey Emin
Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2018 

St Pancras International Station 9 minutes walk from Bloomsbury Theatre

Art installation suspended from the station's Victorian glass roof, stretching 20 metres across the famous Barlow Shed roof, hanging directly ...More

Kitty Clive: The Creation Of A Female Celebrity
Exhibitions | Until 20th January 2019 

The Foundling Museum 9 minutes walk from Bloomsbury Theatre

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Ladies Of Quality & Distinction
Exhibitions | Until 20th January 2019 

The Foundling Museum 9 minutes walk from Bloomsbury Theatre

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Objectively Funny Festival
Comedy | Until 30th September 2018 

The Albany 9 minutes walk from Bloomsbury Theatre

Opening with alternative comedy icon John-Luke Roberts, the festival will encompass acts from all over the comedy spectrum. With Tom ...More

First Amongst Equals
First Amongst Equals
Exhibitions | Until 13th January 2019 

The Foundling Museum 9 minutes walk from Bloomsbury Theatre

The Foundling Museum celebrates the remarkable women who have shaped contemporary British society with the year-long First Amongst Equals. Spanning ...More

 
Lily Cole: Balls
Exhibitions | Until 2nd December 2018 

The Foundling Museum 9 minutes walk from Bloomsbury Theatre

Balls takes as its starting point Heathcliff, the foundling character central to Wuthering Heights, and explores links between the Foundling ...More

I Object: Ian Hislop's search for dissent
I Object: Ian Hislop's search for dissent
Exhibitions | Until 20th January 2019 

British Museum 10 minutes walk from Bloomsbury Theatre

Journalist, historian and Have I Got News For You regular Ian Hislop has been on a mission to find stories ...More

 
Money And Medals: Mapping The UK's Numismatic Collections
Exhibitions | Until 30th September 2018 

British Museum 10 minutes walk from Bloomsbury Theatre

Numismatics is the study of coins, medals, banknotes and associated objects. The display explores best practice in preserving and explaining ...More

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