What’s On

Tue 22 Oct, 2019 to Sat 9 Nov, 2019

Presented by: EUROTRASH

Absurd, comic and dangerous, Trigger Warning fuses movement, text and lipsync to push 'content warnings' to their breaking point (and beyond). Created by Marcelo Dos Santos and Natasha Nixon.

Tickets £12/£10 (concession)

Tue 22 Oct, 2019 to Sat 26 Oct, 2019

Presented by: TomYumSim

A fantastical self-help seminar for extra-ordinary special people. Prepare to be transformed and rebirthed as the best possible version of yourself. Because you are special. And you know it.

Tickets £12/£10 (concession)

until Sun 15 Dec, 2019

Presented by: Imprology

Love Explosion: Take part or observe a string of courageous people improvising for two minutes with a random partner. Crunch: Watch unusual, enchanting, tragicomic, dramatic or absurd stories coming to life from your suggestions.

Tickets £5

Mon 28 Oct, 2019

Presented by: Various artists

An explosive night of performance from which new universes of theatre may one day emerge, based on the themes of Handle with Care

Tickets £12/10 (conc.)

Tue 29 Oct, 2019

Presented by: Free School Lunch

Three white girls run a summer camp - but wait, we aren't just - um, a butch queer, a dirt-femme lesbian, and a straight girl - but that's not quite right either : where did we put the fucking equality forms?

Tickets £12/10 (conc.)

Wed 30 Oct, 2019

Presented by: STAMP

The workshops will cover the necessary building blocks of a successful campaign, including setting the right goals, effectively telling your story, creating manageable rewards, and building your community.

Tickets £5

Wed 30 Oct, 2019

Presented by: Fatiha El-Ghorri & Toby Clarke

Fatiha, a funny Muslim and Toby, a fundamental atheist, will meet for the second time at CPT, in front of a live audience hoping they don’t offend one another...

Tickets £8 (work-in-progress)

Thu 31 Oct, 2019

Presented by: Jack AG Britton

a TED-talk-meets-theatre show that combines comedy, live music and spoken word to ask the big (or little) question: should we be taking heightism more seriously?

Tickets £12/10 (conc.)

Fri 1 Nov, 2019 to Sat 2 Nov, 2019

Presented by: Attila Theatre

A character led investigation into Incel phenomenon and the manosphere. Chris explores online misogyny and how the internet can hold safe spaces for young, lonely and angry men.

Tickets £12/10 (conc.)

Sun 3 Nov, 2019

Presented by: Venice as a Dolphin

To avoid fainting, keep repeating, it's only theatre. Only theatre .Only theatre .Only theatre. Only theatre. Exploitation is a play about going too far and not finding your way back.

Tickets £8 (work-in-progress)

Sun 3 Nov, 2019

Presented by: Unshaded Arts

A new performance piece that addresses the fine line between tolerance and bigotry, scrutinising the negative repercussions of freedom of speech in line with our reactive social media culture.

Tickets £8 (work-in-progress)

Mon 4 Nov, 2019

Presented by: Marta Carvalho

In this fierce feminist monologue, Portuguese actress Marta Carvalho plays a woman who’s broken free of the entanglements of love, removing all traces of it – and of him – within herself.

Tickets £10

Tue 5 Nov, 2019 to Wed 6 Nov, 2019

Presented by: Pablo Pakula

A sonata for the 'Snowflake Generation' and a Rorschach test for your personal offense-taking mechanisms. A cognitive, moral, and sensory attack on your psyche!

Tickets £12/10 (conc.)

Thu 7 Nov, 2019

Presented by: Adam Foster

A Punch & Judy puppet show. A seagull caws. A sea breeze blows. BUT THEN – OUTRAGE!!

Tickets £8 (work-in-progress)

Fri 8 Nov, 2019

Presented by: Len, Jo & Freyja

Len Gwyn (your friendly neighbourhood genderqueer drag king) and Jo Nastari (your number one go-to right-on theatre-making Latinx) bellow a rallying cry to galvanise our generation.

Tickets £8 (work-in-progress)

Sat 9 Nov, 2019

Presented by: Haylin Cai

Sometimes the hardest people to reconcile with are your family. Shuyan fled from her home, but can she escape from herself?

Tickets £8 (work-in-progress)

Sun 10 Nov, 2019

Presented by: Dave Watt and Nick Surridge

A fast-paced, pun-tastic, loaf-out-loud, absurd comedy sketch show about a sailor with a beard made of bread who is larger than life and his struggles

Tickets £12/10

Mon 11 Nov, 2019

Presented by: Various artists

An explosive night of performance from which new universes of theatre may one day emerge.

Tickets £12/£10 (concession)

Tue 12 Nov, 2019

Presented by: Camden People's Theatre

As we enter the final season of our anniversary year, we're marking the occasion with a one-off birthday party extravaganza. We’ve commissioned some of CPT’s best-loved artists to create a brand-new performance, to be shared with you for one night only.

Tickets £50

Wed 13 Nov, 2019 to Sat 16 Nov, 2019

Presented by: What a Little Bird Told Me

A hilarious, heart-breaking and uplifting show about friendship and loneliness that asks why history is always told by the boys? Rachel tells the true story of the dancing plague to find some answers.

Tickets £12/£10 (concession)

Wed 13 Nov, 2019 to Thu 14 Nov, 2019

Presented by: Sea Sharp

When an extra-terrestrial is routinely rejected and mistreated, things get carried away on their journey for self-care. This show spins a delicate web that is both playful and dangerous.

Tickets £12/£10 (concession)

Fri 15 Nov, 2019 to Sat 16 Nov, 2019

Presented by: Neal Pike & Matt Miller

Five Years recounts the time that Neal Pike spent at a special educational needs school from 1998-2002. A show about school, escaping and a world that puts you into boxes.

Tickets £12/£10 (concession)

Sat 16 Nov, 2019

Presented by: Daska Theatre

Oskar is an award-winning water expert who lives in 2119 and his wicked brother Otto sends him back into the year 2019 and starts selling ARTIFICIAL WATER. Oskar needs immediate help to save the planet.

Tickets £10

until Mon 18 Nov, 2019

Presented by: It is Productions

The musical takes place in a small city in the middle of Brazil. It tells the tale of "Kid", a young boy who no longer remembers his own name, and his new fish friend, "Mr. Out of Water," going on a journey to find the sea.

Tickets £15/£10 (concession)

Tue 19 Nov, 2019 to Wed 20 Nov, 2019

Presented by: The Queer House

From childhood co-stars, through teenage rebellion, a moving and powerful autobiographical account about growing up queer in the mid-noughties, finding yourself, and losing a friend.

Tickets £12/£10 (concession)

Tue 19 Nov, 2019 to Wed 20 Nov, 2019

Presented by: The Queer House

Token Toni loves a bitta bashment and only dates Black/Brown womxn, my barber holds the cure to my lesbian urges and straight womxn are like junk food.

Tickets £12/£10 (concession)

Thu 21 Nov, 2019 to Fri 22 Nov, 2019

Presented by: Demi Nandhra

A performance about mental illness, suicide and radical cure attempts. Expect a selfish woman, her reluctant-shy-doesn't-want-to-be-there partner, a f***ton of bananas, holy water and the one and only, Yoko Ono.

Tickets £12/£10 (concession)

Thu 21 Nov, 2019 to Sat 23 Nov, 2019

Presented by: Big Boots Theatre Company

A revitalised version of Big Boots’ 2018 Living Latino, Moonlight Strangers presents the devised work of queer migrants residing in London, who have emigrated to this part of the world looking for a better quality of life.

Tickets £12/£10 (concession)

Sat 23 Nov, 2019 to Sun 24 Nov, 2019

Presented by: Matt Miller & Peader Kirk

A theatrical genderqueer glamour fest, Sprinkled with magic. Fitting is a theatre show about Matt’s adventures in dresses and suits, visibility and invisibility, and has some magic tricks up its sleeve.

Tickets £12/£10 (concession)

until Sun 24 Nov, 2019

Presented by: CPT & Counterpoint Arts

After the smash-hit success of its debut gig, come join us for more unexpected laughs from our talented team.

Tickets £8

Mon 25 Nov, 2019

Presented by: Various artists

An explosive night of performance from which new universes of theatre may one day emerge.

Tickets £12/£10 (concession)

Tue 26 Nov, 2019 to Sat 30 Nov, 2019

Presented by: Hannah Maxwell

Returning by popular demand - I, AmDram minds the gap between the identities we assert and the places we leave, be they hometowns, cultural inheritances or amateur dramatic societies

Tickets £12/£10 (concession)

Tue 26 Nov, 2019 to Thu 28 Nov, 2019

Presented by: Alex Roberts

A solo performance about violence in LGBTQ+ nightlife spaces. Mixing poetry, dance and music, it asks; are clubs still the place queers can call home?

Tickets £12/£10 (concession)

Fri 29 Nov, 2019 to Sat 30 Nov, 2019

Presented by: Jo Tyabji

Motherland is a visceral full bodied dragged up howl of a show exploring nationalism, identity and our ability to speak out. In an era of India Rising and people Taking Back Britain, this is a show that asks: who are you, first? Produced in association with Milk Presents (BULLISH, JOAN) and supported by Arts Council England, In Good Company, The Bush and Battersea Arts Centre.

Tickets £12/£10 (concession)

Tue 3 Dec, 2019 to Sat 21 Dec, 2019

Presented by: Sh!t Theatre

A two-woman 100% faithful, word-by-word* remake of the Christmas film we all hate to love: 'Love Actually'. A new Christmas show for grown-ups by award-winning ‘rising stars of performance art’ (Telegraph) Sh!t Theatre.

Tickets £15/£10 (concession)

Tue 3 Dec, 2019 to Thu 5 Dec, 2019

Presented by: Alex Legge

Loner is part comedy gig, part pop concert, part collective-karaoke-catharsis. It’s a solo, one-woman, stand-alone performance about loneliness.

Tickets £12/£10 (concession)

Fri 6 Dec, 2019 to Sat 7 Dec, 2019

Presented by: Lucy Hutson & Claire Nolan

Bound  is a show about the slippery nature of identities, the ones you give yourself, the ones forced onto you and the ones that were once strong and now you are just clinging on to.

Tickets £12/£10 (concession)

Sun 8 Dec, 2019 to Mon 9 Dec, 2019

Presented by: CT Company - East15 Acting School

Sketches sketched, stunts accomplished, songs sung, taboos shattered: an entertaining and risky parody event from which acts including PoliceCops, Late Night Gimp Fight and Battleacts have emerged...

Tickets £12/£10 (concession)

Tue 10 Dec, 2019 to Sat 21 Dec, 2019

Presented by: She Goat

From the duo that brought you DoppelDänger, late-night radio of bold live music and reckless shape pulling. A coffee-fuelled ode to the kinds of love we don’t talk about. Love in the in-between.

Tickets £12/£10 (concession)

Sun 15 Dec, 2019

Presented by: The Acting Space

Ever wondered what happened to Snow White and those seven little helpers? Did she and the prince really live happily ever after? All will be revealed in this hilarious pantomime sequel.

Tickets £12

Mon 16 Dec, 2019

Presented by: Barrel Organ

Barrel Organ’s regular scratch night; presenting experimental and non-traditional work from under-represented artists that is all about play, audiences and the ‘liveness’ of theatre. 

Tickets £5