Theatre

New writing nights; Scratch and rehearsed readings to develop all that’s fresh and exciting from new and experienced writers.

Untold Stories: A Weekend of New Writing

Untold Stories continue their aim to discover and develop new and exciting plays to inspire, engage and resonate with this two day festival showcasing and celebrating brand new work by up and coming writers. Presented by Untold Arts, a company that specialise in telling unknown stories from the past and present day, the plays over the weekend explore long distance relationships, the generation gap, truth and lies and identity.

Sun
26
Feb

Island Odyssey

Putney Theatre company present a rehearsed reading of Island Odyssey written by Marcia Kelson and directed by Ian Higham. Holiday makers get a culture shock they weren't expecting when they share the beaches of Zandros with refugees. Political, poignant, powerful, Island Odyssey was long-listed for the 2016 Papatango Prize. Doors 7pm.

Sun
09
Oct

Soundtracks to Simulated Cruelties

Soundtracks To Simulated Cruelties That Are Deeply Personal And At Times Sexually Explicit is a radical take on text-based theatre. Through collected depictions of modern sexuality the work takes its audience to the edge of language and exposes the lurking brutality of human attachment. A theatre happening at its most raw.

Sun
03
Dec

Once Was Home

Once Was Home, by Dan Horrigan, charts the decline of a family into a crucible of intolerance; it is a plea for a fairer more compassionate world.
This is a rehearsed reading and feedback event. Previous winner of The Critical Stage Award and shortlisted for The Kings Cross Award for New Writing, we're very excited for Dan's new work to hit our stage. Doors 7PM. Tickets on the door.

Sun
23
Oct

Break & Blossom

Captivating new play written by Lizzie Milton, Break and Blossom is a three woman comedy exploring the intergenerational relationship between women and how our identities in society change as we age. Doors 7pm.

Sun
16
Oct

NEW ARTISTS NIGHT

A night of new emerging artists. Actors, poets, musicians galore to be announced. Theatre4Thought will be presenting some work in progress. Follow them @theatre4thought for upcoming details on the acts that will be performing. You are in for a treat.

Sat
01
Oct

The Goddess League

The Goddess League is an all female creative and collaborative community, celebrating female empowerment. We share stories and performing our art to each other, for each other, as we grow and build our supportive community. £5 on the door.

Sat
27
Aug

Birth of a Nation

Running for 3 nights Birth of a Nation is a play that takes a satirical look at the failings of a Tory government riddled with NHS pains, Boris Johnson and Brexit. We’re out of the EU! The Labour party is crumbling from within! The NHS moves steadily closer to privatisation and the Tory government has a completely fairly elected a new PM! Life is great. Isn’t it? Start time 7.30pm.

Fri
28
Oct

ACTOR AWARENESS WORKSHOP

A workshop led by an industry professional. Workshops are costly for any actor. Like an athlete that goes to the gym, actors must go to classes to flex their skills. The evening will be improv and duologues. Then the chance to mingle with fellow creatives, broaden your network and have a drink at the end.

Sun
02
Oct

CTRL + ALT + DEL

CTRL+ALT+DELETE by Emma Packer is a tale of resilience in the face of adversity. The story of Amy Jones, an emotionally charged girl from Brixton with a strong political heart. Amy challenges the injustices of the world; where war rips communities apart, equality isn’t universal and your biggest enemies are sometimes the very ones who brought you into the world.

Sat
10
Sep