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Hampstead TheatreThe Hampstead Theatre has existed in various forms since 1959, when it opened in a Scout Hall and its opening season in 1959 included two new plays by Harold Pinter, The Room and The Dumb Waiter. In 1962 the company moved to a portacabin in Swiss Cottage where it remained for nearly 40 years. In 2003, it moved to a new, state-of-the-art purpose built theatre. The aim of this modern theatre is to encourage new writing and be involved with the local community, through workshops and development. The Hampstead will occasionally do a revival of an old play, but its best to come here if you're looking for something fresh and innovative. Playwrights who have had their early work produced at Hampstead Theatre before moving on to bigger stages include Brian Friel, Mike Leigh and Philip Ridley.

 

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Underground Stations

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Swiss Cottage Tube Station
 
3 minutes walk
 
Finchley Road Tube Station
 
8 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

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Car Parks

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St John's Wood Masterpark
 
13 minutes walk
 
Lanark Road NCP
 
23 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Best Western Swiss Cottage Hotel
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £70  26% off
4 Adamson Road, Swiss Cottage, NW3 | 1 minute from Hampstead Theatre
The BEST WESTERN Swiss Cottage Hotel is ideally situated for business and leisure travellers, yet on a quiet street just two minutes from the tube station ... More
 
 
 
Holiday Inn Express London-Swiss Cottage
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £57  23% off
152-156 Finchley Road, NW3 | 9 minutes from Hampstead Theatre
Located in Swiss cottage and just 1 minute walk from Finchley Road underground station, the Holiday Inn Express London - Swiss Cottage is a great budget ... More
 
 
 
Best Western Maitrise Maida Vale Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £49  39% off
53-59 Kilburn High Road, NW6 | 20 minutes from Hampstead Theatre
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Odeon Swiss Cottage
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
96 Finchley Road, Swiss Cottage, Kilburn, London NW3 | 3 minutes from Hampstead Theatre
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88 Avenue Road, NW3 | 3 minutes from Hampstead Theatre
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8-10 Winchester Road, NW3 | 1 minute from Hampstead Theatre
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Eton Avenue, NW3 | 1 minute from Hampstead Theatre
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10 Northways Parade, Finchley Road, NW3 | 3 minutes from Hampstead Theatre
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London > Restaurants > International restaurants
25 Winchester Road, NW3 | 1 minute from Hampstead Theatre
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Del Aziz, Swiss Cottage
London > Restaurants > Mediterranean restaurants
Adelaide Road, NW3 | 3 minutes from Hampstead Theatre
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4-6 Northways Parade, Finchley Road, NW3 | 3 minutes from Hampstead Theatre
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Central School of Speech and Drama
London > Education > Arts and Drama
Embassy Theatre, 64 Eton Avenue, NW3 | 2 minutes from Hampstead Theatre
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Swiss Cottage Leisure Centre, Adelaide Road, NW3 | 3 minutes from Hampstead Theatre
This spa within the Swiss Cottage Leisure Centre - which includes a 25-metre indoor pool and climbing wall - offers a full range of treatments and ... More
 
 
 
Swiss Cottage Leisure Centre
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1 Adelaide Road, Kilburn, London NW3 | 3 minutes from Hampstead Theatre
The state-of-the-art Swiss Cottage Leisure Centre is a great community sports facility for the people of north London to run, swim or kick off their excess ... More
 
 
 
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128 King Henry's Road, Primrose Hill, London NW3 | 3 minutes from Hampstead Theatre
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London > Nightlife > Pubs
150, Gloucester Avenue, Primrose Hill, Primrose Hill, London NW1 | 15 minutes from Hampstead Theatre
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The Flask
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14 Flask Walk, NW3 | 17 minutes from Hampstead Theatre
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22 Holly Mount, Hampstead, NW3 | 19 minutes from Hampstead Theatre
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135 Finchley Road, NW3 | 3 minutes from Hampstead Theatre
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Eton Avenue, NW3 | Same location as Hampstead Theatre
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4 Adamson Road, Swiss Cottage, NW3 | 1 minute from Hampstead Theatre
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Swiss Cottage Community Centre
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19 Winchester Road, NW3 | 1 minute from Hampstead Theatre
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