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2 COMPLICATED
by Daniel Henry Kaes
at Barons Court Theatre
Social networking might have brought the world closer together, but now perhaps it's too close for comfort, and it's still so very... complicated.
(from 02 Jun 2015 - Closing on 21 Jun 2015)
36 PHONE CALLS
By Jeremy Brock
at Hampstead Theatre Downstairs
As Martin’s carefully constructed lives - as husband, father, son, lover, client, employee and patient - spiral out of control he must decide what is truly important, and how he can even begin to atone for his mistakes.
(from 25 Jun 2015 - Closing on 18 Jul 2015)
A DOLL'S HOUSE
By Henrik Ibsen
at The Space
Nora and Torvald have all they could possibly want - a wonderful home, beautiful children, and now Torvald's promotion. But their seemingly comfortable life is threatened by Nora's secret, and the man who keeps it. Now, the things she once did to save her husband might destroy them both.
(from 03 Jun 2015 - Closing on 13 Jun 2015)
A THIRD
by Laura Jacqmin
at Finborough Theatre
Young marrieds Paul and Allison have everything going for them. They have money, they’re in love, and their sex life is great. But could it be better? Instead of being monogamous, why not try “monogam-ish”? What would happen if they invited “a third” into their bedroom and into their lives?
(from 21 Jun 2015 - Closing on 14 Jul 2015)
ADVENTURES OF PINOCCHIO, THE
By Neil Bartram and Brian Hill; Based on Carlo Collodi's classic tale
at Greenwich Theatre
Tells the story of a wooden puppet yearning to be a real boy. Carved out of wood by the lonely toymaker Geppetto, Pinocchio tumbles from one disastrous situation to another in search of adventure - only to discover that, in the end, all he really needs is an unselfish heart and the love of his father.
(from 05 Aug 2015 - Closing on 23 Aug 2015)
AGAINST CAPTAIN'S ORDERS: A JOURNEY INTO THE UNCHARTED
by Simon Davies
at National Maritime Museum, Greenwich
Harnessing the heroics of Grace Darling, who launched a daring rescue mission of shipwrecked sailors, the intuition of Captain Bligh, who journeyed over 4,000 miles with the help of just a sextant and compass after being abandoned by his crew, and the intellect of Sir Francis Drake, one of the first men to circumnavigate the globe, audiences will live through their very own nautical adventure.
(from 28 Mar 2015 - Closing on 31 Aug 2015)
ALICE'S ADVENTURES UNDERGROUND

at The Vaults
This production allows theatre-goers to experience Wonderland as a fully formed world. Invited down the rabbit hole in intimate groups of 56, each audience member will be presented with a choice of EAT ME or DRINK ME, which will direct how their experience of the show will unfold.
(from 09 Apr 2015 - Closing on 30 Aug 2015)
ALL-MALE THE PIRATES OF PENZANCE
by Gilbert & Sullivan
at Hackney Empire
A classic musical comedy of mistaken identity, The Pirates of Penzance follows young Frederic, a child apprenticed to a band of tender-hearted, orphaned pirates exploring the coastline in search of treasure and romance.
(from 24 Jun 2015 - Closing on 28 Jun 2015)
ALPHA BETA
by Ted Whitehead
at Finborough Theatre
Mr and Mrs Elliot have imprisoned themselves within a domestic incarceration of marriage, family and society’s twitching curtains. Battling through their self-made entrapment for the sake of the kids, they soon begin to destroy each other through an ugly routine of rows, affairs and suicidal blackmail.
(from 18 Jun 2015 - Closing on 18 Jul 2015)
AN AUDIENCE WITH JIMMY SAVILLE
by Jonathan Maitland
at Park 200
The story of how one man used fame, intimidation and manipulation to fool the very institutions we trust. Drawing extensively on material from genuine interviews, transcripts and TV shows, this is the first play to explore the most shocking sex scandal of our time: how Sir Jimmy Savile "groomed the nation".
(from 10 Jun 2015 - Closing on 11 Jul 2015)
AND THEN THERE WERE NONE
by Agatha Christie
at Richmond Theatre
A group of 10 strangers are lured to a remote island off the coast of Devon. Upon arrival it is discovered that their host, an eccentric millionaire, is missing… Stranded on the island by a torrential storm and haunted by an ancient nursery rhyme, one by one the guests begin to die… With only the fallen believed to be innocent who amongst them is the killer?
(from 26 May 2015 - Closing on 30 May 2015)
ANGRY BRIGADE, THE
By James Graham
at Bush, The
Set against a Britain of spending cuts, high unemployment and economic instability, The Angry Brigade tells the story of a group of four British Anarchists who terrorised the country in the 1970s, and the police manhunt that tracked them down.
(from 30 Apr 2015 - Closing on 13 Jun 2015)
ANONYMOUS ANONYMOUS
By Philip Carter Lindsey
at The Space
A group of Internet addicts meet in a church hall to deal with their addictions. Group Leader Allison swings between grating positivity and despotic demands. Lifestyle blogger ‘Ask’ Aaliyah attempts to stage a coup. Michael the video junkie, desperate for validation, jumps at the opportunity to share first. George the cyberstalker, well, he says suspiciously little. Then there’s Sam. Where is Sam exactly?
(from 23 Jun 2015 - Closing on 27 Jun 2015)
AVENUE Q
book by Jeff Whitty and music and lyrics by Robert Lopez and Jeff Marx
at Richmond Theatre
Meet Princeton, a bright-eyed graduate who comes to New York City with big dreams and a tiny bank account. Soon discovering that the only neighborhood in his price range is Avenue Q, he finds himself moving in with some truly quirky characters.
(from 27 Oct 2015 - Closing on 31 Oct 2015)
BALLET FOLKLORICO DE MEXICO DE AMALIA HERNANDEZ
Created by Amalia Hernandez
at London Coliseum
A 'captivating spectacle' of live music and dance drawing on Mexico’s rich and varied history.
(from 22 Jul 2015 - Closing on 25 Jul 2015)
BECOMING MOHAMMED
Devised by James Rey, Sherine Chalhie, Philippa Carson
at The Space
Tonight, two siblings will be reunited live on television. You will be in the audience. Watch as they visit their past, be surprised by their present and discover their futures face grave opposition...
(from 16 Jun 2015 - Closing on 18 Jun 2015)
BLIND
Devised by The Paper Birds
at Soho Theatre
Tuning in and out of news broadcasts, playground gossip, beatbox battles and drunken brawls, beat by beat, Grace Savage revisits her teenage years, reflecting on who and what helped shaped the person she is today.
(from 13 Jul 2015 - Closing on 25 Jul 2015)
BLOOD BROTHERS
By Willy Russell
at New Wimbledon Theatre
Tells the story of twin boys separated at birth, only to be reunited by a twist of fate and a mother’s haunting secret.
(from 08 Sep 2015 - Closing on 12 Sep 2015)
BLUEBIRD
by Simon Stephens
at Tabard Theatre
Bluebird follows Jimmy, a mini cab driver, over the course of one night in London, exploring the city’s A-roads, back alleys and the lives that dwell around them. Jimmy listens as his ‘fares’ tell their individual stories in the back of his Nissan. He hears from a father mourning the murder of his daughter, a bouncer’s memory of a violent night at his club, a disillusioned engineer of London’s underground, as well as, finally, Jimmy’s estranged wife Claire. Because as it turns out, Jimmy’s own is the darkest story of all.
(from 05 May 2015 - Closing on 30 May 2015)
BRIEFS

at London Wonderground, Southbank Centre
The six Aussies and one New Yorker are powered by a fierce energy as they mix up a potent blend of drag, glamour and athleticism, infused with dancing, tumbling, juggling, acro-balancing, trapeze, hula hooping, lip syncing, sequins, feathers and frocks.
(from 05 Aug 2015 - Closing on 27 Sep 2015)
BRITAIN’S GOT BHANGRA
written by Pravesh Kumar with music and Bhangra direction by Sumeet Chopra. English Lyrics are by Dougal Irvine with Punjabi lyrics by Bittu Denowalia
at New Wimbledon Theatre
Charting the rise of British Bhangra from the sequin-clad 80s through to the RnB fusion in today’s charts, Britain’s Got Bhangra follows Twinkle, a farmer’s son from Punjab, India who comes to England to make a better living for himself and his wife.
(from 28 Sep 2015 - Closing on 03 Oct 2015)
BUGSY MALONE
Play by Alan Parker, Words & Music by Paul Williams
at Lyric Hammersmith
Bugsy Malone is set in Prohibition era New York with rival gangsters Fat Sam and Dandy Dan at logger heads. As custard pies fly and Dan’s destructive 'splurge guns' wreak havoc, Bugsy Malone, a penniless ex-boxer and all round nice guy, falls for Blousey Brown, an aspiring singer. Will Bugsy be able to resist seductive songstress Tallulah, Fat Sam's moll and Bugsy's old flame, and stay out of trouble while helping Fat Sam to defend his business?
(from 11 Apr 2015 - Closing on 05 Sep 2015)
BURNT BY THE SUN
Nikita Mikhalkov & Rustam Ibragimbekov adapted by Peter Flannery
at Milton Court Theatre
Set in Russia in the 1930s, Burnt by the Sun depicts the story of a senior Red Army Officer and his family during the Great Purge of the Stalinist Soviet Union. Whilst spending an idyllic summer in his dacha with his family hero of the revolution, Colonel Kotov, receives an unexpected visit from his cousin Mitia. In the time of Stalin's great purges and after a 13-year absence from his cousin Kotov soon becomes uneasy with his cousin's presence.
(from 26 May 2015 - Closing on 29 May 2015)
CAR MAN, THE
Music by Terry Davies & Rodion Shchedrin’s Carmen Suite (after Bizet’s Carmen)
at Sadler's Wells
The familiar 19th Century Spanish cigarette factory becomes a greasy garage-diner in 1960’s America where the dreams and passions of a small-town are shattered by the arrival of a handsome stranger. Fuelled by heat and desire, the inhabitants are driven into an unstoppable spiral of greed, lust, betrayal and revenge.
(from 14 Jul 2015 - Closing on 09 Aug 2015)
CARRIE: THE MUSICAL
music by Michael Gore, lyrics by Dean Pitchford and book by Lawrence D. Cohen, based on the novel by Stephen King
at Southwark Playhouse
A taunted and terrified seventeen-year-old misfit, Carrie White has a burning secret... a secret that will eventually ignite her revenge. Make your date for the Senior Prom to see who will be crowned Queen, and who will have blood on their hands. After one night with Carrie you will always remember her name.
(from 01 May 2015 - Closing on 30 May 2015)
CHEF
By Sabrina Mahfouz
at Soho Theatre (Upstairs)
Tells the story of how one woman went from being a haute-cuisine head-chef to a convicted inmate running a prison kitchen.
(from 15 Jun 2015 - Closing on 04 Jul 2015)
CINDERELLA
by Tom Wells
at Lyric Hammersmith
Grab your glittery Converse and put the pumpkin into top gear as Cinderella heads to the biggest party of the season to meet a very charming Prince. Following the success of Jack and the Beanstalk and Dick Whittington and his Cat, Award winning playwright Tom Wells pens another traditional panto with plenty of festive fun in true Lyric style.
(from 21 Nov 2015 - Closing on 03 Jan 2016)
CITY STORIES
By James Phillips
at St James Theatre, Studio
A new type of Cabaret Drama, a sequence of interwoven love stories and a love letter to London.
(from 02 Jun 2015 - Closing on 07 Jun 2015)
CLEMENTINE THE LIVING FASHION DOLL'S SEASONAL SPECTACULAR
by Clementine the Living Fashion Doll
at Rosemary Branch
Clementine is no ordinary doll. One night she made a wish on a falling star to be a ?real girl?... and the next day she could walk, talk, sing, dance, act, and present TV! Now the sparkly diva a mere 15 inches tall - is to make her London Christmas stage debut with her a feature-length show.
(from 08 Dec 2015 - Closing on 10 Jan 2016)
CLOCKMAKER'S DAUGHTER, THE
By Daniel Finn and Michael Webborn
at Landor Theatre
Spindlewood, like most towns of age, has its traditions. But no practice, custom or Old Wives Warning is so firmly adhered to as ‘The Turning of the Key’. Every year, on the last night of winter, as the first day of spring unfolds, the townsfolk gather to take part in a strange ritual ...
(from 27 May 2015 - Closing on 01 Jun 2015)
COMMUNICATING DOORS
By Alan Ayckbourn
at Menier Chocolate Factory
A hired dominatrix flees for her life through a hotel communicating door only to find herself 20 years in the past.
(from 07 May 2015 - Closing on 27 Jun 2015)
CROSSING JERUSALEM
by Julia Pascal
at Park 90
I am walking through Jerusalem and there isn't a Jew in sight. The Romans. The Christians. The Ottomans. The British. They come. They go. What happens on the road where Jew, Muslim and Christian meet? What happens when an Arab Muslim is attracted to an Arab Jew? What happens when a soldier refuses to report for duty?
(from 04 Aug 2015 - Closing on 29 Aug 2015)
CROUCH, TOUCH, PAUSE, ENGAGE
By Robin Soans
at Arcola Theatre, Studio 1
On the eve of one of the most important games of his career, Welsh rugby legend Gareth Thomas received a warning: The Sun newspaper was going to 'out' him as gay.
(from 20 May 2015 - Closing on 20 Jun 2015)
DARK TOURISM
by Daniel Dingsdale
at Park 90
When a radio DJ overshares his sexual exploits on air, children's television presenter Becky Watson's life tumbles into a media storm. PR guru Richard Powell steps in to diffuse the situation, but he's already dealing with a fame-hungry reality star, struggling actress and aggressive tabloid journalist. Can he spin any publicity into good publicity?
(from 29 Sep 2015 - Closing on 24 Oct 2014)
DEAD MONKEY, THE
by Nick Darke
at Park 90
The Dead Monkey examines the sphincter of modern life through the lens of a grimy American marraige, where the relentless march of time has taken its toll on two people with a monkey metaphorically and literally on their shoulder.
(from 09 Jun 2015 - Closing on 04 Jul 2015)
DINNER WITH FRIENDS
by Donald Margulies
at Park 200
Dinner with Friends is a portrayal of relationships that explores our dependency on our friends as well as our loved ones. Follow Beth, Tom, Karen and Gabe, whose lives, once inextricably linked, start to come undone.
(from 27 Oct 2015 - Closing on 28 Nov 2015)
DIRTY TALK, THE
by Michael Puzzo
at Jermyn Street Theatre
Mitch's girlfriend's left him. He's stranded in a hunting cabin in the middle of a storm. Someone's just turned up to make his day even worse. During their tumultuous day together the two explore what defines being a man, the lies we tell each other and most devastatingly the lies we tell ourselves.
(from 02 Jun 2015 - Closing on 06 Jun 2015)
DOGS OF WAR, THE
by Tim Foley
at Old Red Lion Theatre
The Herming family have moved to rural Northern Ireland – also known as the middle of nowhere. The Dad makes stuff in his shed, the Mam pops pills in her armchair, and Johnny the son avoids them both as much as possible. So far, so normal. But when Johnny comes home from university, everything has gone a little strange.
(from 26 May 2015 - Closing on 20 Jun 2015)
DREAMERS, THE
Created by James Beeney and Gina Georgio
at St James Theatre (Studio)
The story is about the little known story of Captain David 'Reggie' Salomons from Kent, who led his men to the battlefields of Gallipoli in 1915 and they all suffered a tragic accident.
(from 30 Jun 2015 - Closing on 11 Jul 2015)
DRIVING ME ROUND THE BEND
By Nigel Fairs and Louise Jameson
at The Space
George and Georgina Best have been married forever and are driving to their daughter’s on Christmas Eve. The atmosphere is tense; even the Sat Nav has her own agenda!
(from 15 Jul 2015 - Closing on 19 Jul 2015)
DRY LAND
By Ruby Rae Spiegel
at Jermyn Street Theatre

(from 03 Nov 2015 - Closing on 21 Nov 2015)
DUSTY
by Kim Weild and Duncan Sibbald
at Charing Cross Theatre
With original music by the legendary artist Dusty Springfield, audiences will see and hear Springfield on stage using the most up-to-date 3-D technology and digital media. Combined with a musical theatre format of live performance, music and dance, Dusty follows the highs and lows of Springfield?s rise from middle class suburban London to the recording of her seminal album Dusty in Memphis.
(from 25 May 2015 - Closing on 22 Aug 2015)
F*CK THE POLAR BEARS
by Tanya Ronder
at Bush, The
This is a new family drama about the power of the individual in a world obscured by politics.
(from 11 Sep 2015 - Closing on 24 Oct 2015)
F*CKING MEN
By Joe DiPietro
at King's Head Pub Theatre
A contemporary adaptation of Arthur Schnitzler's La Ronde set within the gay subculture of a big city.
(from 05 Aug 2015 - Closing on 01 Aug 2015)
FACE THE MUSIC
Music and Lyrics by Irving Berlin, Book by Moss Hart
at Ye Olde Rose and Crown Theatre
Producer Hal Reisman desperately seeks backers for his Broadway show. Because of the Great Depression, once rich investors are "Lunching at the Automat". In his search, Reisman meets crooked policemen who need to get rid of their illegal money before they are found out.
(from 09 Jun 2015 - Closing on 03 Jul 2015)
FANNY AND STELLA THE SHOCKING TRUE STORY
written by Glenn Chandler with music by Charles Miller
at Above the Stag
Fanny & Stella: The Shocking True Story tells the tale of two young men who were put on trial for dressing as women and conspiracy to commit sodomy, a felony at the time. They were finally acquitted, an amazing victory at a time when sexual acts between men carried a sentence of two years.
(from 13 May 2015 - Closing on 14 Jun 2015)
FATHER, THE
by Florian Zeller in a translation by Christopher Hampton
at Tricycle Theatre
Now 80 years old, Andre was once a tap dancer. He lives with his daughter Anne and her husband Antoine. Or was he an engineer whose daughter Anne lives in London with her new lover, Pierre? The thing is, he is still wearing his pyjamas, and he can’t find his watch. He is starting to wonder if he’s losing control.
(from 07 May 2015 - Closing on 13 Jun 2015)
FLAMES
by Stephen Dolginoff
at Waterloo East Theatre
One year ago, Edmond died in a horrible fire. He took with him the dreams of his fiancée, Meredith, the trust of his best friend, Eric, and the answers to the burning questions that still linger about his death and the terrible crime he committed. But on a stormy night at the cemetery where he rests, the secrets from his past will finally refuse to stay buried; and those he left behind will finally refuse to stay silent.
(from 12 May 2015 - Closing on 31 May 2015)
FLANNELETTES, THE
By Richard Cameron
at King's Head Pub Theatre
An uncompromising look at love and violence in a shattered community, with The Flannelettes providing a bittersweet soundtrack of sixties soul.
(from 13 May 2015 - Closing on 06 Jun 2015)
FORGET ME NOT
by Tom Holloway
at Bush, The
Under an agreement between the British and Australian Governments, between 1945 and 1968, over three thousand British children were told they were orphans and sent to Australia on a promise of warmth, fresh air, abundant food and boundless opportunity. Instead they arrived to deprived institutions where neglect and abuse were the norm.
(from 08 Dec 2015 - Closing on 16 Jan 2016)
GATHERED LEAVES, THE
by Andrew Keatley
at Park 200
The Pennington family have not been in the same room for over 17 years.  But  on the eve of William’s 75th birthday, all three generations gather with the aim of putting the past well and truly behind them. If only it were that simple.
(from 15 Jul 2015 - Closing on 15 Aug 2015)
GENERATION OF Z, THE: APOCALYPSE
by Benjamin Farry, Simon London and David Van Horn
at Dept W
It is 2015. London has fallen. The deadly Z virus is transforming the global population into a rabid horde of the infected. With societal structure collapsing, humanity is faced with a desperate battle for survival.
(from 04 Apr 2015 - Booking to 05 Jul 2015)
GEOMETRIC CITY
written and devised by Moulded Theatre Company
at New Wimbledon Theatre (Studio)
The world sneezed and everything fell to pieces...revealing the mysterious Geometric City. Bridget and Cindy go exploring, quickly discovering a range of creatures! Featuring physical theatre, puppetry and vibrant characters, Geometric City is fuel for the imagination.
(from 08 Jun 2015 - Closing on 13 Jun 2015)
GODS ARE FALLEN AND ALL SAFELY GONE
By Selma Dimitrijevic
at Camden People's Theatre
The story of a 30-something daughter visiting her aging mother, depicting the most simple of conversations from baths, to tea, boyfriends and the weather.
(from 12 May 2015 - Closing on 31 May 2015)
GRAND HOTEL
Book by Luther Davis, Music and Lyrics by George Forrest and Robert Wright, Additional Music and Lyrics by Maury Yeston
at Southwark Playhouse
The Grand Hotel is bustling with eccentric and sometimes dubious guests: amongst them a fading prima ballerina being forced to dance again; a fatally ill Jewish bookkeeper who wants to spend his final days living in luxury; a young, handsome, but destitute Baron; a cynical doctor suffering from World War I wounds; an honest businessman going bad as he faces financial ruin and a typist dreaming of Hollywood stardom. Over the course of a weekend, their extraordinary stories interweave with each other and the hotel?s hardworking staff.
(from 31 Jul 2015 - Closing on 05 Sep 2015)
GROUNDED
by George Brant
at Park 90
A female pilot’s world is turned upside down when her unexpected pregnancy removes her from the freedom of the sky and places her in the confines of motherhood and the drone control room.
(from 27 Oct 2015 - Closing on 21 Nov 2015)
GUYS AND DOLLS
By Frank Loesser
at Milton Court Theatre

(from 07 Jul 2015 - Closing on 15 Jul 2015)
HAIRSPRAY
Music and lyrics by Marc Shaiman and Scott Wittman; Based on the 1988 film of the same name
at Churchill Theatre
It’s Baltimore 1962, where Tracy Turnblad, a big girl with big hair and an even bigger heart, is on a mission to follow her dreams and dance her way onto national TV. Tracy’s audition makes her a local star and soon she is using her new-found fame to fight for equality, bagging local heartthrob Link Larkin along the way.
(from 02 May 2016 - Closing on 07 May 2016)
HAIRSPRAY
Music and lyrics by Marc Shaiman and Scott Wittman; Based on the 1988 film of the same name
at New Wimbledon Theatre
It’s Baltimore 1962, where Tracy Turnblad, a big girl with big hair and an even bigger heart, is on a mission to follow her dreams and dance her way onto national TV. Tracy’s audition makes her a local star and soon she is using her new-found fame to fight for equality, bagging local heartthrob Link Larkin along the way.
(from 02 Nov 2015 - Closing on 07 Nov 2015)
HATCHED 'N' DISPATCHED
by Gemma Page and Michael Kirk
at Park 90
Set in the industrial north of England, Hatched ‘n’ Dispatched takes place over one evening in early autumn 1959.
(from 01 Sep 2015 - Closing on 26 Sep 2015)
HOME FOR WAYWARD WOMEN
by Stewart Pemutt
at Jermyn Street Theatre
Retired psychiatrist Joy Westendarp has opened up her lovely home to women who have been rejected by the mental health system. Sixty-one year virgin and newcomer Alice doesn't appear to have any problems, but she is bent on taking the place over.
(from 12 May 2015 - Closing on 06 Jun 2015)
HOT STUFF
devised by Maggie Norris & Paul Kerryson
at Queen's Theatre Hornchurch
We meet disco dancer Joe Soap who dreams of becoming a rich and famous rock star, so he signs a pact with the devil. Well, it's actually the devil's flamboyant, high-heeled disciple Lucy Fur in all her glamorous glory... and things go anything but to plan! Does Joe ditch his girlfriend Julie for fame, fortune and the seductive wiles of Miss Hot Stuff?
(from 22 May 2015 - Closing on 13 Jun 2015)
HOUSE OF MIRRORS AND HEARTS, THE
By Eamonn O'Dwyer and Robert Gilbert
at Arcola Theatre, Studio 1
Musical about a dysfunctional family haunted by their past.
(from 02 Jul 2015 - Closing on 01 Aug 2015)
HURLING RUBBLE AT THE MOON
by Avaes Mohammad
at Park 200
A double-bill of plays, performed in repertory that deliver the human story behind contemporary British Extremism, from Blackburn-born writer Avaes Mohammad.
(from 14 May 2015 - Closing on 06 Jun 2015)
HURLING RUBBLE AT THE SUN
by Avaes Mohammad
at Park 200
A double-bill of plays, performed in repertory that deliver the human story behind contemporary British Extremism, from Blackburn-born writer Avaes Mohammad.
(from 14 May 2015 - Closing on 06 Jun 2015)
I AND THE VILLAGE
By Silva Semerciyan
at Theatre503
Summer in small town America. Aimee Stright wants to be Banksy in a town that hates vandals. As outsiders investigate what happened on the day she walked into a church with a gun, it seems Aimee is one against the world and the world wants to know why.
(from 09 Jun 2015 - Closing on 04 Jul 2015)
INVISIBLE, THE
By Rebecca Lenkiewicz
at Bush, The
Following cuts totalling £350m, many ordinary people will find their access to justice restricted as their entitlement to free legal aid is withdrawn. Based on interviews with real people at all levels of the British justice system, this play aims to tell the stories of those ordinary people affected by the reforms and examine how these cuts are driving deeper cracks into the fabric of our society.
(from 03 Jul 2015 - Closing on 15 Aug 2015)
IPHIGENIA IN TAURIS
by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, English translation by Roy Pascal
at The Rose Playhouse, Bankside
The play, which is based on the Greek tragedy by Euripides, tells the story of Iphigenia and the curse of the Tantalid family. The daughter of Agamemnon is in exile in Tauris, where she serves as priestess in the temple of Diana. Longing to return to her home country, she needs to make a crucial decision when her brother Orestes and his friend Pylades arrive at the island.
(from 16 Jun 2015 - Closing on 04 Jul 2015)
JACK AND THE BEANSTALK
by Susie McKenna
at Hackney Empire
Set in the kingdom of Hackneydale, Hackney Empire’s production follows the story of young Jack who is tempted by a mysterious stranger into swapping the family’s trusty old cow for a handful of magic beans. An offer surely happy-go-lucky Jack can’t refuse?
(from 21 Nov 2015 - Closing on 03 Jan 2016)
JERRY'S GIRLS
A musical revue by Jerry Herman
at Jermyn Street Theatre
A musical revue celebrating the works of Jerry Herman
(from 12 May 2015 - Closing on 31 May 2015)
JUDY- THE LIFE AND MUSIC OF A HOLLYWOOD LEGEND

at New Wimbledon Theatre
The show will include never seen before film clips and interviews together with irresistible classic hit songs from some of Judy's hugely popular films such as A Star is Born, Meet Me in St. Louis, Easter Parade and The Wizard of Oz. The set of songs will include I Got Rhythm, The Trolley Song, The Man That Got Away, Get Happy,Zing! Went the strings of my Heart, and the song that is synonymous with Judy Garland, Over the Rainbow.
(from 16 Jun 2015 - Closing on 20 Jun 2015)
KLIPPIES
by Jessica Sian
at Southwark Playhouse
Thandi is swotting for her exams and keeping well away from any distractions. In the stifling heat, two teenagers collide. Downing Klipdrift brandy, they create an alliance away from everything else. But scars take time to heal and, as the thunder threatens to strike, the real world crashes in.
(from 13 May 2015 - Closing on 06 Jun 2015)
KNIGHT FROM NOWHERE, THE/BELLS, THE
by Andrew Shepherd and Leopold Lewis
at Park 90
Featuring a host of characters from Hamlet, Ophelia and Shylock to Ellen Terry, Bram Stoker and George Bernard Shaw, The Knight From Nowhere is a funny, touching and vibrant tale of the champion of Shakespeare and the first actor to be knighted.
(from 24 Nov 2015 - Closing on 19 Dec 2015)
LA SOIREE
Various
at Southbank Centre, La Soiree Spiegeltent
Featuring burlesque, circus sideshow and variety acts from around the world.
(from 27 Oct 2015 - Closing on 16 Jan 2016)
LADY ANNA: ALL AT SEA
by Craig Baxter, Inspired by the work of Anthony Trollope
at Park 200
Lady Anna: All at Sea is a new play which considers how power and prejudice act as a crucible of corruption; about how an intolerant society too easily becomes a very dangerous thing.
(from 19 Aug 2015 - Closing on 19 Sep 2015)
LAND WITHOUT PEOPLE, A
by Brian Rotman
at The Courtyard Theatre
A Land Without People charts London’s political wrangling in the lead-up to the United Nations proposal to partition Palestine into Jewish and Arab territories. Through meticulous research of contemporary documents, it tells the story behind the overthrow of British rule in Palestine at the hands of Zionist terrorists and the violent clearing of its Arab inhabitants that was to follow.
(from 09 Jul 2015 - Closing on 01 Aug 2015)
LATE HENRY MOSS, THE
By Sam Shepard
at Southwark Playhouse (Little Space)
Two brothers, Earl and Ray, return to their home town in Bernalillo New Mexico upon the mysterious death of their estranged father, Henry. Over a bottle of bourbon and a box of old photographs, they try to reconcile their very different childhood memories.
(from 02 Sep 2015 - Closing on 26 Sep 2015)
LESERE
By Ashley G Holloway
at Jermyn Street Theatre
The story of an English couple whose quiet postwar life in rural France is suddenly interrupted by a stranger who seems to know everything about the past they are trying to forget. Exposing the falsehoods upon which they have built their lives, he shatters their fragile tranquility, intent on some terrible revenge. But what for?
(from 07 Jul 2015 - Closing on 01 Aug 2015)
LEVEL HEADED
By Leah Georges
at The Space
Set in an alternative London where food is a thing of luxury, health is dished out in tablets and sharing with strangers is strictly forbidden. There’s no clocking in and out here, you’re in or you’re out
(from 07 Jul 2015 - Closing on 11 Jul 2015)
LITTLE MALCOLM AND HIS STRUGGLE AGAINST THE EUNUCHS
By David Halliwell
at Southwark Playhouse (Little Space)
A squat. The North. A young man rejected by an institution, let down by the system, starts a revolution. In his flat. In Huddersfield, the centre of everything. Malcolm Skrawdyke is a man screaming at the walls. Uniting his friends he aims to take vengeance on a world that has spat him out. The aim? Absolute power for powers sake.
(from 08 Jul 2015 - Closing on 01 Aug 2015)
LITTLE NELL
By Simon Gray
at Theatro Technis Theatre
We witness Dickens' seduction of the young woman, the affair develop and her later reconstruction of history and marriage to a headmaster in an attempt to lead a normal life. The story is told from the perspective of Ternan's son, who 50 years later decides to uncover the true nature of his mother's relationship with her "godfather" Charles Dickens.
(from 09 Jun 2015 - Closing on 13 Jun 2015)
LONELY SOLDIER MONOLOGUES, THE
By Helen Benedict
at The Cockpit
A verbatim play telling the stories of 7 women's experiences in the US military during the Iraq war.
(from 06 May 2015 - Closing on 31 May 2015)
LOVE ME TENDER
By Joe DiPietro; Inspired by and featuring the music of Elvis Presley
at Churchill Theatre
A funny and moving tale of hope, second chances and the healing qualities of Rock 'n' Roll.
(from 31 Aug 2015 - Closing on 05 Sep 2015)
LOVE ME TENDER
By Joe DiPietro; Inspired by and featuring the music of Elvis Presley
at New Wimbledon Theatre
A funny and moving tale of hope, second chances and the healing qualities of Rock 'n' Roll.
(from 22 Jun 2015 - Closing on 27 Jun 2015)
LOVETT AND TODD
Music by Jo Turner, Book by Dave Spencer and Idgie Beau
at King's Head Pub Theatre
The year is 1879. The place, London. The sordid streets of Holborn are awash with unsavoury individuals, wiling away their lives practicing the variously salacious Victorian vices of the times. On Fleet Street, Mr Sweeney Todd runs a reputable barbershop, shearing the whiskers of the gentry and clergy of London town.
(from 13 Jul 2015 - Closing on 01 Aug 2015)
LUNA GALE
By Rebecca Gilman
at Hampstead Theatre Main Stage
Cedar Rapids resident Caroline Cox has no time for enjoyment. During her twentyfive years as a social worker in The Department of Human Services, her life has been nothing but late nights, early mornings, challenging adolescents and tricky relations with difficult colleagues. But for all her experience and ‘gut feelings’ this next case is going to change everything ...
(from 13 Jun 2015 - Closing on 18 Jul 2015)
MACBETH
by William Shakespeare
at The Rose Playhouse, Bankside
Shakespeare's tragedy examining the nature of kingship, power, mortality and the supernatural
(from 05 May 2015 - Closing on 30 May 2015)
MADAME X
Adapted by Simon James Collier from the original play ‘La Femme X’ by Alexandre Bisson
at Jack Studio Theatre
1928. France. A young woman is thrown onto the streets by her jealous husband when he discovers she has been having an affair. Forbidden from seeing her beloved young son, and with neither money nor friends, she sinks into depravity. Twenty years later, she has become the mistress of Frederic Laroque, a small-time criminal. When he discovers that her husband is now the Attorney General, Laroque decides to blackmail him…
(from 23 Jun 2015 - Closing on 11 Jul 2015)
MAGIC HOUR, THE
Created by Tony Middleton 'Sonic'
at Grand Royale London Hyde Park
Experience close-up magic like never before in a show featuring the finest sleight of hand and indulge in the style and opulance of the Victorian masters of magic.
(from Apr 2014 - Closing on 26 Jun 2015)
MAN WHO HAD ALL THE LUCK, THE
By Arthur Miller
at King's Head Pub Theatre
Everything David Beeves touches turns to gold. He has a beautiful home and a loving wife, loyal friends and a thriving business. But as those around him trip and fall, David struggles to understand his fate. What if his Midas touch, like the flip of a coin or the pull of the tide, is nothing more than good luck?
(from 02 Sep 2015 - Closing on 26 Sep 2015)
MATCHBOX THEATRE: AN EVENING OF SHORT ENTERTAINMENTS
By Michael Frayn
at Hampstead Theatre Main Stage
Last autumn, dramatist and novelist Michael Frayn published his latest and most unusual book, Matchbox Theatre - a series of conversations, sketches and meditations with the Michael Frayn twist - which takes a look at how we live today. Blurring the boundaries between his work for page and for stage, it begs the question – are these mini-plays or short stories?
(from 25 Apr 2015 - Closing on 06 Jun 2015)
MATTHEW BOURNE'S SLEEPING BEAUTY
Music by Tchaikovsky, devised, directed and choreographed by Matthew Bourne
at Sadler's Wells
As Aurora grows into a young woman, we move forwards in time to the more rigid, uptight Edwardian era; a mythical golden age of long Summer afternoons, croquet on the lawn and new dance crazes. Years later, awakening from her century long slumber, Aurora finds herself in the modern day; a world more mysterious than any Fairy story!
(from 01 Dec 2015 - Closing on 24 Jan 2016)
MCQUEEN
By James Phillips
at St James Theatre
McQUEEN is a journey into the visionary imagination and dark dream world of Alexander McQueen, fashion's greatest contemporary artist. Set on a single London night, it is more than a bio-play.
(from 12 May 2015 - Closing on 06 Jun 2015)
MONTY PYTHON'S SPAMALOT
Book by Eric Idle, score by Eric Idle and John Du Prez.
at New Wimbledon Theatre
Spamalot tells the legendary tale of King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table.
(from 08 Jun 2015 - Closing on 13 Jun 2015)
MR FOOTE’S OTHER LEG
By Ian Kelly
at Hampstead Theatre Main Stage
In Georgian London no one is more famous than Samuel Foote. Satirist, impressionist and dangerous comedian, he has become a celebrity in a city, and at the moment in time, when the concept of selling personality was born. He even has the ear of the king.
(from 14 Sep 2015 - Closing on 17 Oct 2015)
NO FEEDBACK
n/a
at Theatre Delicatessen
An immersive theatrical event that combines cutting-edge research in human rights with high-quality, non-traditional production. Six performance artists invite you to participate in a social experiment, which explores the themes of political identity, discrimination and genocide through a carefully organised - but interactive – structure.
(from 21 May 2015 - Closing on 06 Jun 2015)
NOONDAY DEMONS
By Peter Barnes
at King's Head Pub Theatre
St Eusebius is living as a hermit in the Egyptian desert, alone but for a tower of his own excrement, and the maggots that live in his festering flesh. With nothing to do but self-flagellate, he is quite content surviving on black olives, water and a whole lot of self-righteousness.
(from 09 Jul 2015 - Closing on 01 Aug 2015)
NOT A GAME FOR BOYS
by Simon Block
at King's Head Pub Theatre
Follows a trio of cabbie seeking solace from their daily lives competing in a local table tennis league; tonight they must win or face relegation.
(from 10 Jun 2015 - Closing on 05 Jul 2015)
OPERATION CRUCIBLE
by Kieran Knowles
at Finborough Theatre
Commemorating the 75th anniversary of the Sheffield Blitz, and the 70th anniversary of the end of the Second World War, Operation Crucible, a first play by new playwright Kieran Knowles.
(from 28 Jul 2015 - Closing on 22 Aug 2015)
ORSON'S SHADOW
by Austin Pendleton
at Southwark Playhouse
1960. Backstage at London's Royal Court Theatre. Hollywood giants Orson Welles and Laurence Olivier have been persuaded to work together for the first time - the inspired idea of legendary theatre critic, Kenneth Tynan. Welles has agreed to direct Olivier and Joan Plowright in a production of Eugène Ionesco's masterpiece Rhinoceros. But with Olivier's eccentric wife Vivien Leigh added to the volatile mix, legendary egos collide both on stage and off.
(from 01 Jul 2015 - Closing on 25 Jul 2015)
PICTURE OF DORIAN GRAY, THE
Adaptation of Oscar Wilde’s novel by Merlin Holland and John O’Connor
at St James Theatre, Studio
Set in the decadent world of Victorian London, a beautiful, narcissistic young man called Dorian Gray becomes infatuated by the exquisite portrait that Basil Hallward has painted of him. He makes a Faustian pact that he will remain forever young while the picture grows old. Combining drawing-room comedy and Gothic horror, this is a gripping and hugely entertaining theatrical event.
(from 15 Jun 2015 - Closing on 20 Jun 2015)
PINOCCHIO
by William Shakespeare
at St Paul's Church
Keen to prove he is as quick and clever as any real little boy, he leaves his Pappa far behind. On his fantastical journey Pinocchio will meet a speaking cat, a dancing fox, a sneaky snake and a child who turns into a donkey; but as he's swallowed up whole by a ship-guzzling dogfish it looks like Pinocchio will never become a real little boy?
(from 29 Jun 2015 - Closing on 29 Aug 2015)
PLAYBOY OF THE WESTERN WORLD, THE
By JM Synge
at Southwark Playhouse (Little Space)
In a local village pub, deep in rural Ireland, a charming stranger swaggers in with a bold claim: that he has killed his own father. As drunken men gather round to hear tales of his bravado and young ladies vie for his attention, the traveller becomes a hero. But not all is as it seems…
(from 12 Aug 2015 - Closing on 29 Aug 2015)
POSITIVE
by Shaun Kitchener
at Park 90
Inspired by true stories, Positive is a refreshingly honest and ultimately uplifting comedy breaking down the out-dated stigma surrounding HIV and the 100,000+ people living with it in the UK today.
(from 09 Jul 2015 - Closing on 01 Aug 2015)
PRIVATE FEARS IN PUBLIC PLACES
By Alan Ayckbourn
at The London Theatre
It intimately follows a few days in the lives of six characters, in four tightly-interwoven stories through 54 scenes.
(from 28 Jul 2015 - Closing on 02 Aug 2015)
RAILWAY CHILDREN, THE
adapted by Mike Kenny based on E. Nesbit's novel The Railway Children
at King's Cross Theatre
The Railway Children tells the story of Bobbie, Peter and Phyllis, three children whose lives change dramatically when their father is mysteriously taken away. They move from London to a cottage in rural Yorkshire with their mother, where they befriend the local railway porter, Perks, and embark on a magical journey of discovery, friendship and adventure.
(from 16 Dec 2014 - Closing on 06 Sep 2015)
RAPTURE
by Lisa McMullin
at Barons Court Theatre
What is the point of you? In a world where most diseases can be cured, living is no longer a human right. You have to earn it. The world cannot sustain its growing population. People just aren't dying like they used to and the UK needs to downsize.
(from 26 May 2015 - Closing on 31 May 2015)
RAPUNZEL
Book, Music & Lyrics by Jez Bond & Mark Cameron
at Park 200
With original music and bonkers comedy, there’s plenty of fun, magic and surprise in store for all. So step inside, grab a herbal bishop and experience the wonderful world of Waa. After all, the princess needs you; she can’t wait to escape from her tower.
(from 03 Dec 2015 - Closing on 02 Jan 2016)
RAVEN
By Synaestheatre Collective
at The Space
Two worlds, one girl who can traverse them. The depths of romantic love and family duty come head to head and Faye is literally torn between them. What happens when we sacrifice ourselves for those we adore? How do the tribulations of decision-making transform the fabric of who we are, forever?
(from 18 Aug 2015 - Closing on 29 Aug 2015)
RAYMOND BRIGGS' FATHER CHRISTMAS
Adapted by Pins and Needles
at Lyric Hammersmith Studio
Raymond Briggs’ Father Christmas follows Santa as he awakes from a dream of sun, sea and sand only to find it is the busiest day of the year: Christmas Eve. This timeless festive story bursts into life with live music, playful puppets and a masterfully magical set.
(from 20 Nov 2015 - Closing on 24 Dec 2015)
REALITY
by Georgia Fitch
at Ovalhouse
Reality tells the story of Darren – a young man desperate for fame. Fresh off the train from Grimsby for sixth recall for new reality TV show The Hostage, he soon realises that this audition is going to be tougher than he imagined. Has Darren 'got what it takes'? How far is he willing to go, and how much of himself will he give up to change his troubled life?
(from 09 Jun 2015 - Closing on 27 Jun 2015)
RICHARDROCKS
music by Peter Robsahm, book and lyrics by Maria Robsahm
at The People's Palace
A new rock musical based on both Shakespeare's Richard III and by Al Pacino's 1996 film, Looking for Richard.
(from 03 Oct 2015 - Closing on 07 Nov 2015)
ROARING TRADE
by Steve Thompson
at Park 200
Canary Wharf. As the curtain comes down on the recession, four wildly different bond traders put their limits to the test. The coarse tactics of big swinging dick, Donny, are challenged when a younger fresher new arrival fights to stake a claim in the bank. With Jess wrapping clients around her little finger, bright Cambridge grad Spoon has to catch up fast. Struggling to paper over the cracks of a family life in suburbia, seasoned trader PJ lags behind. In glass buildings that never sleep, is there a glass ceiling and what will it take for it to shatter?
(from 23 Sep 2015 - Closing on 24 Oct 2015)
ROMEO & JULIET
By William Shakespeare
at Arch 555
What started as a family feud years ago, has manifest itself through street brawls throughout the estates and the two territories have fallen victim to this civil brawl. Romeo and Juliet have long felt the tug to flee the battlegrounds they were born into, but will love conquer all?
(from 14 May 2015 - Closing on 31 May 2015)
ROMEO AND JULIET
by William Shakespeare
at Jack Studio Theatre
Two households and an ancient grudge have made Verona brutal and violent. But when forbidden love emerges through the bloodshed, can the young lovers hope to ascend the feud? Or will tragedy swallow them up?
(from 14 Jul 2015 - Closing on 02 Aug 2015)
SECOND SOPRAN0
By Martha Shrimpton & Ellie Routledge, additional writing by Olivia Hirst
at King's Head Pub Theatre
It is 1914, and as two sisters are torn apart by historic events, an astonishing narrative unfolds. Second Soprano is the untold story of the nurses and entertainers who served in WWI.
(from 16 Jun 2015 - Closing on 04 Jul 2015)
SEE WHAT I WANNA SEE
By Michael John Le Chuisa
at Jermyn Street Theatre

(from 08 Sep 2015 - Closing on 03 Oct 2015)
SENSE OF AN ENDING
By Ken Urban
at Theatre503
Charles, a disgraced New York Times journalist, arrives in Rwanda for an exclusive interview with two Hutu nuns. Charged with war crimes, the nuns must convince the world of their innocence during the 1994 genocide. When an unknown survivor contradicts the nuns’ story, Charles must decide between saving his career or telling a murkier truth that might condemn the nuns to a life in prison.
(from 12 May 2015 - Closing on 06 Jun 2015)
SHOCK TREATMENT
Lyrics by Richard O’Brien, music by Richard Hartley, book by Jim Sherman, adapted for stage by Tom Crowley and Benji Sperring
at King's Head Pub Theatre
Predicting the rise of reality TV, Shock Treatment sees the return of Brad and Janet as they get sucked into a world of crazed contestants, fame-hungry presenters and money-grabbing executives both in front and behind the cameras.
(from 17 Apr 2015 - Closing on 06 Jun 2015)
SHREW
By Ami Jay based on Shakespeare
at Camden People's Theatre
Shrew is a new one-woman play - a twist on Shakespeare's The Taming of the Shrew. It takes one of literature's most notorious, puzzling and disturbing women and probes her, shakes her up, and turns her inside out. It asks what it means to be someone, what it means to be a woman, and what it means to be trapped in our own underwhelming destinies.
(from 23 Jun 2015 - Closing on 28 Jun 2015)
SIDE BY SIDE BY SONDHEIM
by Stephen Sondheim
at Jack Studio Theatre
A revue featuring Stephen Sondheim songs
(from 08 Sep 2015 - Closing on 26 Sep 2015)
SILENT
By Pat Kinevane
at Soho Theatre (Upstairs)
Tino McGoldrig had many splendid things. But he has lost it all – including his mind. He now dives into the raw and wonderful wounds of his past through the romantic world of his namesake Rudolph Valentino.
(from 07 Jul 2015 - Closing on 25 Jul 2015)
SINGLE ACT, A
By Jane Bodie
at Theatro Technis Theatre
ONE Political event. TWO Couples. FOUR Trajectories. In a world surrounded by the continual fear of terrorism and the speculation that surrounds it, A Single Act places us at the epicentre of two relationships after an unspecified urban terrorist attack. Explores the human condition and the varying forms of deterioration following such catastrophic events.
(from 16 Jun 2015 - Closing on 20 June 2015)
SKIN IN FLAMES
by Guillem Clua
at Park 90
A famous photojournalist returns to the country where his career was launched during a brutal civil war.
(from 13 May 2015 - Closing on 06 Jun 2016)
SON OF MAN
by Alexander Nye
at The Bread & Roses Theatre
Historical drama that examines how the influence of being an illegitimate child led Jesus to believe he was the son of a god.
(from 26 May 2015 - Closing on 13 Jun 2015)
SONGS FOR A NEW WORLD
music and lyrics by Jason Robert Brown
at St James Theatre
Songs for a New World weaves characters, locations and time periods together in one extraordinary evening - from the deck of a  Spanish sailing ship  to the window-ledge of a New York penthouse.
(from 22 Jul 2015 - Closing on 08 Aug 2015)
STARDUST ROAD
music by Hoagy B Carmichael
at St James Theatre
Hoagy Carmichael wrote Stardust, Georgia on My Mind, The Nearness of You and Heart and Soul, four of the most-recorded American songs of all time. Now these classic melodies, and many more of Oscar-winning Hoagy's hits, are at the centre of a new musical, Stardust Road, which uses his quintessentially America themes to celebrate the life and loves of America: from the age of jazz, blues and ragtime in the 20s to the Golden Age of Hollywood.
(from 27 Oct 2015 - Closing on 21 Nov 2015)
STONY BROKE IN NO MAN’S LAND
by John Burrows
at Finborough Theatre
On 11 November, 1920, the Unknown Soldier was buried with great ceremony in Westminster Abbey. But was it a genuine act of recognition and gratitude by Lloyd George's government? Or a calculated display to diffuse the pain and anger of a country grieving for nearly a million dead?
(from 24 May 2015 - Closing on 09 Jun 2015)
SUNSPOTS
By David Lewis
at Hampstead Theatre - Downstairs
With his life in upheaval again Tom moves back home, where he rediscovers his father’s telescope and his childhood passion for star-gazing. Between studying constellations a beautiful girl sunbathing on a neighbouring rooftop catches his eye and, using maximum magnification, he notices a funny-looking mole on her back ...
(from 21 May 2015 - Closing on 20 Jun 2015)
SWEENEY TODD: THE DEMON BARBER OF FLEET STREET
music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim and book by Hugh Wheeler from an adaptation by Christopher Bond
at Harrington's Pie and Mash Shop
Set in Victorian London, Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street tells the story of the eponymous barber who seeks vengeance on what he sees as a merciless world by murdering his customers and, with the help of his landlady, the romantically inclined Mrs. Lovett, bakes their bodies into meat pies, which are fed to London's avid and unknowing populace.
(from 12 Mar 2015 - Closing on 30 May 2015)
THE BAKER'S WIFE
Music and Lyrics by Stephen Schwartz; Book by Joseph Stein; Based on the film “La Femme du Boulanger” by Marcel Pagnol and Giono
at Drayton Arms Theatre
Set in 1930s rural France, this is the story of a bickering village that has been struggling without bread since the death of its baker. When Aimable and his younger wife Genevieve arrive to re-open the bakery, the villagers think that all of their problems are over. But when Genevieve is lured away by passionate desire, it is up to all of the inhabitants to work together to put the heart – and bread – back into their community.
(from 16 Jun 2015 - Closing on 04 Jul 2015)
THE FIRST MAN
By Eugene O’Neil
at Jermyn Street Theatre

(from 06 Oct 2015 - Closing on 31 Oct 2015)
THE MODERATE SOPRANO
By David Hare
at Hampstead Theatre Main Stage
Nobody can doubt John Christie’s passion or his formidable will: he wooed his opera singer wife with a determination befitting a man who won the Military Cross. Now, in 1934, this Etonian science teacher’s admiration for the works of Wagner leads him to embark on an ambitious project: the construction of an Opera House on his estate in Sussex.
(from 23 Oct 2015 - Closing on 28 Nov 2015)
THE ONE DAY OF THE YEAR
by Alan Seymour
at Finborough Theatre
Is ANZAC Day just an excuse for 'one long grog-up' or is it a day when Australians reflect on those who have paid the ultimate price? For war veterans like Alf and his friend Wacka, ANZAC Day is an opportunity to commemorate history and the forging of Australia's national identity.
(from 19 May 2015 - Closing on 13 Jun 2015)
THEORY OF RELATIVITY, THE
Music and lyrics by Neil Bartram; Book by Brian Hill
at Drayton Arms Theatre
The show explores the notion that all people are intricately interconnected; that our personal journeys can have profound effects on those with whom we come into contact, from our intimate partners to complete strangers.
(from 26 May 2015 - Closing on 13 Jun 2015)
THERE'S A GUY WORKS DOWN THE CHIP SHOP SWEARS HE'S ELVIS
Devised by John Plews, book by Jennifer Selway
at Upstairs at the Gatehouse
Elvis Presley set foot in the UK only once, on 3rd March 1960, at Prestwick in Scotland. The news of the King’s flying visit sends the teenage members of the Elvis Presley Fan Club (Kilmarnock Branch) into a spin as they plan to meet their idol in the flesh. He’ll only be there for a couple of hours so what could possibly go wrong? Fast forward to the 1980s to find out….
(from 16 May 2015 - Closing on 28 Jun 2015)
TIPPING THE VELVET
by Sarah Waters, Adapted by Laura Wade
at Lyric Hammersmith
It’s 1887 and Nancy Astley sits in the audience at her local music hall: she doesn’t know it yet, but the next act on the bill will change her life. Tonight is the night she’ll fall in love… with the thrill of the stage and with Kitty Butler, a girl who wears trousers. Giddy with desire and hungry for experience, Nancy follows Kitty to London where unimaginable adventures await.
(from 18 Sep 2015 - Closing on 24 Oct 2015)
TOLD LOOK YOUNGER
by Stephen Wyatt
at Jermyn Street Theatre
Three encounters between three gay men in their early sixties in a restaurant where neither the menu nor the decor are ever the same. After years alone, following the death of his lover, Colin is planning to marry his nineteen year-old Turkish boyfriend. Is it love, lust or loneliness which drives him? And is Achmed simply a gold-digger in search of a UK passport.
(from 09 Jun 2015 - Closing on 04 Jul 2015)
TOMMY
Music and lyrics by Pete Townshend; Book by Pete Townshend and Des McAnuff, with Additional music and lyrics by John Entwistle and Keith Moon
at Greenwich Theatre
The story of the pinball-playing, deaf, dumb and blind boy who triumphs over his adversities.
(from 29 Jul 2015 - Closing on 23 Aug 2015)
TREMBLING GAME, THE
By Robert Hamilton
at Etcetera Pub Theatre
Story about two men, who through infused alcohol intake disclose secrets and lies that will change lives forever.
(from 02 Jun 2015 - Closing on 07 Jun 2015 )
TROUBLE IN TAHITI AND OTHER SONGS OF PARADISE
By Leonard Bernstein
at The Space
Sam and Dinah live a picture perfect, white picket-fence existence. The American Dream. But scratch the surface and the veneer falls away. There is trouble in paradise.
(from 30 Jun 2015 - Closing on 04 Jul 2015)
TURN BACK THE CLOCK
Created by Cheryl Knight; Co-devised by Paul Knight
at St James Theatre, Studio
Containing some of Joyce Grenfell’s more delicate and poignant pieces ... revel in the evocation of one of the greatest female entertainers of the twentieth century.
(from 08 Jun 2015 - Closing on 14 Jun 2015)
TWELFTH NIGHT
by William Shakespeare
at St Paul's Church
In the fantastical Kingdom of Illyria the peace of a grieving countess and a heartsick duke is disturbed by a pair of shipwrecked lovers, a lazy drunk, a vain pedant, a cowardly fool and a cunning maid. Tricks and subterfuge lead to unforeseen consequences; but then 'the course of true love never did run smooth', in this, the most loved of Shakespeare's comic plays.
(from 24 Jun 2015 - Closing on 24 Jul 2015)
TWELFTH NIGHT
By William Shakespeare
at The Space
Orsino, a brilliant and maniacal master of ceremonies, is desperate to regain the services of Olivia, his former leading lady, lost in a sinkhole of depression ever since the death of her brother. The only one who can bring a smile back to her face is Orsino’s newest recruit, the clown Cesario, a youth with remarkable talents, not only for avoiding uncomfortable questions about the past but also, it seems, for appearing in two places at once…
(from 21 Jul 2015 - Closing on 08 Aug 2015)
VERDI'S LA TRAVIATA
adapted by Robin Norton-Hale
at Tricycle Theatre
The story of Violetta, a so-called ‘fallen woman’ who sacrifices her own happiness for the sake of her lover’s family and future, this production is set in the 1920s underworld of speakeasies and bootlegging and reveals the hypocrisy and heartache behind the glittering façade of parties.
(from 22 Jun 2015 - Closing on 04 Jul 2015)
VIVIEN: LETTER TO LARRY
By Donald Macdonald
at Jermyn Street Theatre
When Laurence Olivier asked Vivien Leigh for a divorce, her response created a worldwide sensation. As the golden couple disintegrate, Vivien, alone, is left fighting for his love and her life.
(from 04 Aug 2015 - Closing on 22 Aug 2015)
WE KNOW WHERE YOU LIVE
by Steven Hevey
at Finborough Theatre
A timely and important play about the changing face of London.
(from 02 Aug 2015 - Closing on 18 Aug 2015)
WHAT'S IT ALL ABOUT? BACHARACH REMINAGINED
Music by Burt Bacharach, arranged by Kyle Riabko
at Menier Chocolate Factory
Burt Bacharach’s celebrated songbook is given a new interpretation with Kyle Riabko’s musical arrangements. A 90-minute non-stop musical journey in which the 27 –year-old Riabko leads a talented group of young performers through Bacharach’s classic melodies, blending nostalgia and innovation, where generations old and new can revel in the joy of the Bacharach catalogue as if for the very first time.
(from 03 Jul 2015 - Closing on 05 Sep 2015)
WHEN WE DEAD AWAKEN
By Henrik Ibsen; Adapted by Les Foules
at The Space
Famous sculptor Rubek and his wife Maia holiday at a resort deep in the mountain pines. Both are unsettled by a string of strange encounters with other hotel guests. Rubek is shocked into a state of passion and reawakening by the appearance of his former muse – fellow artist Irene. Sharp, cool and angry, she envisions herself petrified by Rubek’s previous abandonment of her. Meanwhile, Ulfheim, a bear hunter, turns up and seduces Maia with his sensuous impulsiveness. Together, the guests track their way up the side of the mountain towards the final act.
(from 12 May 2015 - Closing on 30 May 2015)
WHERE'S YOUR MAMA GONE?
By Brian Daniels
at Hen and Chickens Pub Theatre
This is the story of twins Stephen and Carol Connor who were just six years old when they lost mum Kath to serial killer Paul Sutton
(from 05 May 2015 - Closing on 30 May 2015)


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