Welcome to Camden People’s Theatre

CPT is a central London space dedicated year-round to supporting early-career artists making unconventional theatre – particularly those whose work explores issues that matter to people now.

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This Is Private Property

Wed 13 - Sat 16 Jan, Wed 20 - Fri 22 Jan, Wed 27 - Sat 30 Jan

Part of Whose London Is It Anyway?, a festival of theatre, performance and discussion exploring the changing face of our capital city. Presented by Camden People’s Theatre Beds in sheds. ‘Poor doors’. Revenge evictions. Soaring prices and social cleansing. Non-doms, mega-mansions – and benefit caps. London 2016. Why oh why / Would you wanna be anywhere else? CPT invites bidders to a … Read more…

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Letting the city in

Our artistic director Brian Logan looks back at our ‘Whose London Is It Anyway?’ festival We’re no strangers to a lively crowd at CPT. But we’ve never before held a festival where it became pretty much the norm for audience … Read more…

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Guest blog: Mary Paterson

During our recent festival, Whose London Is It Anyway? , artists occupied our windows throughout the month. Over nine hours in the windows, Mary Paterson worked on the following project:   Feminist critical practices – at Camden People’s Theatre Initial … Read more…


Starting Blocks Blog: Philippa Hambly

KINKENS: WEEK THREE – KnowKnewNewNowNotKnotKnowKnewNewNowNotKnotKnow Kinkens is the Old Scots word for the evasive answers to the questions of overly curious children. Here’s a story we’re all familiar with – person is born, for some reason feels unsatisfied, lies down for a bit, … Read more…