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Gielgud TheatreGielgud TheatreGielgud TheatreFrom the outside, the Gielgud Theatre is an impressive sight, towering four storeys over Shaftesbury Avenue, its height further emphasized by the turret on top....2017/10/24 Where:
Gielgud Theatre,   Shaftesbury Avenue    Soho  W1D
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Gielgud Theatre (1 event)
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Shaftesbury Avenue, Soho, London W1D
From the outside, the Gielgud Theatre is an impressive sight, towering four storeys over Shaftesbury Avenue, its height further emphasized by the turret on top.... More
 
 
 
Prince Edward TheatrePrince Edward TheatrePrince Edward TheatreThe Prince Edward Theatre was designed by Edward Stone and opened in 1930 with a performance of the musical ‘Rio Rita’. Just a few years...2017/10/24 Where:
Prince Edward Theatre,   Old Compton Street    Soho  W1D
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Prince Edward Theatre
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Old Compton Street, Soho, London W1D
The Prince Edward Theatre was designed by Edward Stone and opened in 1930 with a performance of the musical ‘Rio Rita’. Just a few years... More
 
 
 
Royal Court TheatreRoyal Court TheatreRoyal Court TheatreDedicated to putting on new work and discovering new voices, the Royal Court Theatre was seen as 'the most important theatre in Europe' by no...2017/10/24 Where:
Royal Court Theatre,   Sloane Square    Belgravia  SW1W
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Royal Court Theatre (9 events)
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Sloane Square, Belgravia, London SW1W
Dedicated to putting on new work and discovering new voices, the Royal Court Theatre was seen as 'the most important theatre in Europe' by no... More
 
 
 
Shaftesbury TheatreShaftesbury TheatreShaftesbury TheatreA large and appealingly shabby Edwardian theatre which has produced almost a century of successful popular theatre and musicals. The most notorious of these was...2017/10/24 Where:
Shaftesbury Theatre,   210 Shaftesbury Avenue    Covent Garden  WC2H
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Shaftesbury Theatre
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210 Shaftesbury Avenue, Covent Garden, London WC2H
A large and appealingly shabby Edwardian theatre which has produced almost a century of successful popular theatre and musicals. The most notorious of these was... More
 
 
 
Shakespeare's Globe TheatreShakespeare's Globe TheatreShakespeare's Globe TheatreThis replica of the Shakespeare's 16th century theatre, reconstructed just 200 yards from its original site, is the brainchild of American actor and director Sam...2017/10/24 Where:
Shakespeare's Globe Theatre,   21 New Globe Walk, Bankside    Bankside  SE1
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Shakespeare's Globe Theatre (8 events)
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21 New Globe Walk, Bankside, Bankside, London SE1
This replica of the Shakespeare's 16th century theatre, reconstructed just 200 yards from its original site, is the brainchild of American actor and director Sam... More
 
 
 
The Old Red Lion TheatreThe Old Red Lion TheatreThe Old Red Lion TheatreOne of London's most famous fringe pub theatres, the Old Red Lion Theatre in Islington was founded in 1979 by Charlie Hanson and is a...2017/10/24 Where:
The Old Red Lion Theatre,   418 St John Street    Clerkenwell  EC1V
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The Old Red Lion Theatre (3 events)
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418 St John Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V
One of London's most famous fringe pub theatres, the Old Red Lion Theatre in Islington was founded in 1979 by Charlie Hanson and is a... More
 
 
 
Old Vic TheatreOld Vic TheatreOld Vic TheatreWith the exception of The Globe, the Old Vic has had a greater influence on the history of drama than any theatre standing today. From...2017/10/24 Where:
Old Vic Theatre,   103 The Cut    South Bank  SE1
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Old Vic Theatre (4 events)
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103 The Cut, South Bank, London SE1
With the exception of The Globe, the Old Vic has had a greater influence on the history of drama than any theatre standing today. From... More
 
 
 
The Young VicThe Young VicThe Young VicKnocked together out of breeze blocks for a minimal budget in 1970, Lawrence Olivier's experimental theatre was intended to last for five years, and provide...2017/10/24 Where:
The Young Vic,   66 The Cut    South Bank  SE1
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The Young Vic (8 events)
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66 The Cut, South Bank, London SE1
Knocked together out of breeze blocks for a minimal budget in 1970, Lawrence Olivier's experimental theatre was intended to last for five years, and provide... More
 
 
 
Victoria Palace TheatreVictoria Palace TheatreVictoria Palace TheatreThe exterior of the Victoria Palace is among the most impressive of any theatre in London. Before the advent of air travel, the giant arch,...2017/10/24 Where:
Victoria Palace Theatre,   Victoria Street    Victoria  SW1E
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Victoria Palace Theatre (1 event)
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Victoria Street, Victoria, London SW1E
The exterior of the Victoria Palace is among the most impressive of any theatre in London. Before the advent of air travel, the giant arch,... More
 
 
 
Wyndham's TheatreWyndham's TheatreWyndham's TheatreWyndham's Theatre opened in Charing Cross Road on 16th November 1899 and was owned by Charles Wyndham. One of its biggest hits was Sandy Wilson's...2017/10/24 Where:
Wyndham's Theatre,   Charing Cross Road    Soho  WC2H
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Wyndham's Theatre (2 events)
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Charing Cross Road, Soho, London WC2H
Wyndham's Theatre opened in Charing Cross Road on 16th November 1899 and was owned by Charles Wyndham. One of its biggest hits was Sandy Wilson's... More
 
 
 
Riverside Studios - TheatreRiverside Studios - TheatreRiverside Studios - TheatreExcellent small studio theatre staging innovative comedy and more serious productions. The Riverside's location on the Thames in Hammersmith makes it the local theatre of...2017/10/24 Where:
Riverside Studios - Theatre,   Crisp Road, Hammersmith      W6
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Riverside Studios - Theatre
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Crisp Road, Hammersmith, W6
Excellent small studio theatre staging innovative comedy and more serious productions. The Riverside's location on the Thames in Hammersmith makes it the local theatre of... More
 
 
 
Polka Children's TheatrePolka Children's TheatrePolka Children's TheatreThe Wimbledon-based Polka Children's Theatre is one of the few venues in the UK which produces and directs work solely for kids. Opened in 1979,...2017/10/24 Where:
Polka Children's Theatre,   240 The Broadway      SW19
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Polka Children's Theatre (4 events)
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240 The Broadway, SW19
The Wimbledon-based Polka Children's Theatre is one of the few venues in the UK which produces and directs work solely for kids. Opened in 1979,... More
 
 
 
Barbican TheatreBarbican TheatreBarbican TheatreThe Barbican Centre's two theatre spaces - the Barbican Theatre and The Pit - offer everything from gritty reality to far-flung fantasy, from dance...2017/10/24 Where:
Barbican Theatre,   Silk Street    City  EC2Y
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Barbican Theatre
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Silk Street, City, London EC2Y
The Barbican Centre's two theatre spaces - the Barbican Theatre and The Pit - offer everything from gritty reality to far-flung fantasy, from dance... More
 
 
 
Theatre Royal Drury LaneTheatre Royal Drury LaneTheatre Royal Drury LaneLondon's oldest theatre is also its most spectacular, with a palatial auditorium that is among the most impressive in the world. The first theatre on...2017/10/24 Where:
Theatre Royal Drury Lane,   Catherine Street    Covent Garden  WC2B
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Theatre Royal Drury Lane (2 events)
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Catherine Street, Covent Garden, London WC2B
London's oldest theatre is also its most spectacular, with a palatial auditorium that is among the most impressive in the world. The first theatre on... More
 
 
 
Battersea Arts Centre (BAC)Battersea Arts Centre (BAC)Battersea Arts Centre (BAC)Carrying many of London's best fringe productions, the Battersea Arts Centre is one of the best off-West End theatres in the capital. A Grade II...2017/10/24 Where:
Battersea Arts Centre (BAC),   Old Town Hall, Lavender Hill, Battersea      SW11
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Battersea Arts Centre (BAC)
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Old Town Hall, Lavender Hill, Battersea, SW11
Carrying many of London's best fringe productions, the Battersea Arts Centre is one of the best off-West End theatres in the capital. A Grade II... More
 
 
 
Fortune TheatreFortune TheatreFortune TheatreThe first theatre built after World War I is an astonishing piece of architecture. Built in 1922-4, it preceded the arrival of the Art Deco...2017/10/24 Where:
Fortune Theatre,   Russell Street    Covent Garden  WC2B
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Fortune Theatre (1 event)
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Russell Street, Covent Garden, London WC2B
The first theatre built after World War I is an astonishing piece of architecture. Built in 1922-4, it preceded the arrival of the Art Deco... More
 
 
 
Theatre 503Theatre 503Theatre 503Originally created by the team behind the Gate Theatre in Notting Hill, the 503 is a well-designed theatre nestled above the busy Latchmere pub on...2017/10/24 Where:
Theatre 503,   503 Battersea Park Road      SW11
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Theatre 503 (2 events)
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503 Battersea Park Road, SW11
Originally created by the team behind the Gate Theatre in Notting Hill, the 503 is a well-designed theatre nestled above the busy Latchmere pub on... More
 
 
 
Little Angel TheatreLittle Angel TheatreLittle Angel TheatreThe Little Angel Theatre was founded by John Wright in 1961 in a derelict temperance hall in Islington. Every type of puppet is used, and...2017/10/24 Where:
Little Angel Theatre,   14 Dagmar Passage    Islington  N1
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Little Angel Theatre (7 events)
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14 Dagmar Passage, Islington, London N1
The Little Angel Theatre was founded by John Wright in 1961 in a derelict temperance hall in Islington. Every type of puppet is used, and... More
 
 
 
London Coliseum - English National Opera (ENO)London Coliseum - English National Opera (ENO)London Coliseum - English National Opera (ENO)London Coliseum is a magnificent historic building and an excellent venue in which to enjoy the soaring sounds and high drama of some truly thrilling...2017/10/24 Where:
London Coliseum - English National Opera (ENO),   St Martin's Lane    Covent Garden  WC2N
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London Coliseum - English National Opera (ENO) (8 events)
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St Martin's Lane, Covent Garden, London WC2N
London Coliseum is a magnificent historic building and an excellent venue in which to enjoy the soaring sounds and high drama of some truly thrilling... More
 
 
 
Theatre PeckhamTheatre PeckhamTheatre PeckhamIn the heart of Borough, behind Southwark Town Hall, the Peckham Theatre offers theatre workshops especially aimed at children and young people in the borough....2017/10/24 Where:
Theatre Peckham,   Havil Street      SE5
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Theatre Peckham
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Havil Street, SE5
In the heart of Borough, behind Southwark Town Hall, the Peckham Theatre offers theatre workshops especially aimed at children and young people in the borough.... More
 
 
 
Palace TheatrePalace TheatrePalace TheatreThe towering Palace Theatre dominates Cambridge Circus. Five storeys of dark-red brick with octagonal towers on the top give it a looming aspect better suited...2017/10/24 Where:
Palace Theatre,   Shaftesbury Avenue    Soho  W1A
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Palace Theatre (3 events)
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Shaftesbury Avenue, Soho, London W1A
The towering Palace Theatre dominates Cambridge Circus. Five storeys of dark-red brick with octagonal towers on the top give it a looming aspect better suited... More
 
 
 
Playhouse TheatrePlayhouse TheatrePlayhouse TheatreA short step away from the main strip of West End theatres, the Playhouse's stylish curved facade is rather lost among the towering architecture of...2017/10/24 Where:
Playhouse Theatre,   Northumberland Avenue    Westminster  WC2N
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Playhouse Theatre (1 event)
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Northumberland Avenue, Westminster, London WC2N
A short step away from the main strip of West End theatres, the Playhouse's stylish curved facade is rather lost among the towering architecture of... More
 
 
 
Puppet Theatre BargePuppet Theatre BargePuppet Theatre BargeFor a completely different kind of theatre experience, hop on board the Puppet Theatre Barge. Launched in 1982, this floating puppet theatre has 50 seats...2017/10/24 Where:
Puppet Theatre Barge,   Opp 35 Blomfield Road      W9
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Puppet Theatre Barge
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Opp 35 Blomfield Road, W9
For a completely different kind of theatre experience, hop on board the Puppet Theatre Barge. Launched in 1982, this floating puppet theatre has 50 seats... More
 
 
 
Tabard TheatreTabard TheatreTabard TheatreLocated above the Tabard pub in Chiswick, the Tabard Theatre hosts all kinds of live entertainment from experimental work and comedy to Shakespeare....2017/10/24 Where:
Tabard Theatre,   2 Bath Road      W4
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Tabard Theatre (3 events)
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2 Bath Road, W4
Located above the Tabard pub in Chiswick, the Tabard Theatre hosts all kinds of live entertainment from experimental work and comedy to Shakespeare.... More
 
 
 
Haymarket Theatre RoyalHaymarket Theatre RoyalHaymarket Theatre RoyalThe Haymarket Theatre was built by John Potter on the site of the King's Head Inn and the Gun Smith shop in 1702. It has...2017/10/24 Where:
Haymarket Theatre Royal,   Haymarket      SW1Y
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Haymarket Theatre Royal (2 events)
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Haymarket, SW1Y
The Haymarket Theatre was built by John Potter on the site of the King's Head Inn and the Gun Smith shop in 1702. It has... More
 
 
 
Theatre Royal Stratford EastTheatre Royal Stratford EastTheatre Royal Stratford EastTheatre Royal Stratford East opened in 1884 and became the home of the Theatre Workshop Company in 1954. The first performance ever held here was...2017/10/24 Where:
Theatre Royal Stratford East,   Gerry Raffles Square      E15
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Theatre Royal Stratford East (34 events)
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Gerry Raffles Square, E15
Theatre Royal Stratford East opened in 1884 and became the home of the Theatre Workshop Company in 1954. The first performance ever held here was... More
 
 
 
Tricycle TheatreTricycle TheatreTricycle TheatreLocated in Kilburn, the Tricycle Theatre specialises in new work with political themes, and are notable as pioneers of verbatim theatre. The theatre was founded...2017/10/24 Where:
Tricycle Theatre,   269 Kilburn High Road      NW6
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Tricycle Theatre (2 events)
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269 Kilburn High Road, NW6
Located in Kilburn, the Tricycle Theatre specialises in new work with political themes, and are notable as pioneers of verbatim theatre. The theatre was founded... More
 
 
 
Upstairs At The GatehouseUpstairs At The GatehouseUpstairs At The GatehouseThis popular pub theatre in Highgate has, over the years, served as a music hall, cinema, Masonic lodge and a jazz and folk music club....2017/10/24 Where:
Upstairs At The Gatehouse,   Hampstead Lane, Highgate Village      N6
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Upstairs At The Gatehouse (4 events)
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Hampstead Lane, Highgate Village, N6
This popular pub theatre in Highgate has, over the years, served as a music hall, cinema, Masonic lodge and a jazz and folk music club.... More
 
 
 
Criterion TheatreCriterion TheatreCriterion TheatreThe tiny entrance of the Criterion Theatre is almost invisible among the massive advertisements, traffic and crowds of Piccadilly Circus. To ignore it, however, is...2017/10/24 Where:
Criterion Theatre,   218-223 Piccadilly, Piccadilly Circus    Soho  W1V
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Criterion Theatre (1 event)
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218-223 Piccadilly, Piccadilly Circus, Soho, London W1V
The tiny entrance of the Criterion Theatre is almost invisible among the massive advertisements, traffic and crowds of Piccadilly Circus. To ignore it, however, is... More
 
 
 
Dominion TheatreDominion TheatreDominion TheatreHuge theatre which plays host to big, rocking musicals, the Dominion Theatre, though built in 1928, underwent a £6 million restoration in 2017. Originally used...2017/10/24 Where:
Dominion Theatre,   268-269 Tottenham Court Road    Bloomsbury  W1T
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Dominion Theatre
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268-269 Tottenham Court Road, Bloomsbury, London W1T
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... More
 
 
 
 
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