What’s On

Thu 23 Nov, 2017 to Fri 24 Nov, 2017

Presented by: Luca Rutherford

Luca’s confused, overwhelmed and feels stupid about politics. So, she’s throwing a party. A political party.

Tickets £8 (work in progress)

Thu 23 Nov, 2017

Presented by: Jamal Gerald

An interactive performance focusing on the way we talk about racial and gender inequality

Tickets £8 (work in progress)

Fri 24 Nov, 2017 to Fri 1 Dec, 2017

Presented by: Haley McGee

A hilarious and daring show about the cost of love… or what love costs us.

Tickets £8 (work in progress)

Sat 25 Nov, 2017 to Sun 26 Nov, 2017

Presented by: Various artists

Our signature night of scratch performances returns for two eclectic events as part of The Shape of Things to Come festival.

Tickets £8 (work in progress)

Mon 27 Nov, 2017

Presented by: Barrel Organ

A scratch night taking for experimental and non-traditional work that plays with the ‘liveness’ of theatre.

Tickets £5

Tue 28 Nov, 2017

Presented by: Breach

An investigation into rehearsals for the future – through safety drills and emergency response training.

Tickets £8 (work in progress)

Tue 28 Nov, 2017

Presented by: The End and the Beginning Theatre

A creative project by London-based theatre-makers from Finland and Colombia exploring explores the limits of language in cross-cultural human communication

Tickets £8

Wed 29 Nov, 2017

Presented by: Miranda Prag

A show about identity, authenticity and the murky area between the two

Tickets £8 (work in progress)

Wed 29 Nov, 2017

Presented by: Pear-Shaped

An exploration into the minefield of ethical sexual relations.

Tickets £8 (work in progress)

Thu 30 Nov, 2017

Presented by: Sean Burn

A fun and accessible workshop during which you will think about language and create a DIY magazine

Tickets Free

Thu 30 Nov, 2017 to Fri 1 Dec, 2017

Presented by: gobscure

A high-octane monologue about multiple possibilities for survival, exploring the reclamation of the derogatory term 'joey'

Tickets £8 (work in progress)

Thu 30 Nov, 2017

Presented by: Grace Lambert

A one-woman show exploring her post-breakup emotional landscape to an online therapy bot promises rapid recovery from a breakup in 5 days

Tickets £8 (work in progress)

Sat 2 Dec, 2017

Presented by: Ruby Lawrence

A performance piece shedding light on the male commentary that accompanies sexual intimacy and relationships, and playfully celebrating womanhood.

Tickets £8 (work in progress)

Sat 2 Dec, 2017

Presented by: ThisEgg

Flog explores communication and language and whether our progression in technology is really a regression as a species.

Tickets £8 (work in progress)

Tue 5 Dec, 2017 to Sat 9 Dec, 2017

Presented by: Adam Welsh

A comparison between an unknown living man and a famous missing child.

Tickets £12 / 10 (conc)

Tue 5 Dec, 2017 to Tue 19 Dec, 2017

Presented by: Embolon Theatre

A trio of pilot performances testing new interactive games. If you can beat us, join us.

Tickets £8 (work in progress)

Wed 6 Dec, 2017 to Thu 7 Dec, 2017

Presented by: The Fun Club

A fun show about three people f*cking up. Expect dancing/squabbling/comedy/games… and failure. Mostly failure

Tickets £12 / 10 (conc)

Fri 8 Dec, 2017 to Sat 9 Dec, 2017

Presented by: Kopfkino

As the public facade of a perfect couple shatters, The Bearpit interrogates what we tell ourselves to be true versus the reality raging beneath

Tickets £12 / 10 (conc)

Tue 12 Dec, 2017 to Wed 13 Dec, 2017

Presented by: Keisha Thompson

A journey through space and time, fuelled by love, fear and Afro-futurism.

Tickets £12 / 10 (conc)

Wed 13 Dec, 2017 to Thu 14 Dec, 2017

Presented by: Emma Berentsen & Tiffany Murphy

Would you want to meet your rapist seven years after the attack? An intimate performance about the fear of dying, losing dignity and reclaiming power by facing your biggest fear.

Tickets £12 / 10 (conc)

Thu 14 Dec, 2017 to Sat 16 Dec, 2017

Presented by: Paul O'Donnell

A sideways look at the pomp and circumstance of modern jukebox musicals, asking whether the art of imagination is being lost to machinery and extravagance.

Tickets £12 / 10 (conc)

Fri 15 Dec, 2017 to Sat 16 Dec, 2017

Presented by: Unfinished Productions

Acclaimed show exploring the extraordinary life and work of forgotten black composer, Julius Eastman.

Tickets £12 / 10 (conc)

Tue 19 Dec, 2017 to Wed 20 Dec, 2017

Presented by: Adam Z. Robinson in association with LittleMighty

Three chilling tales. Two ghostly performers. One thrilling night.

Tickets £12 / 10 (conc)

Thu 21 Dec, 2017 to Fri 22 Dec, 2017

Presented by: Sh!t Theatre

Back by popular demand for a mini tour! A 2014, 2015 AND 2016 CPT Christmas sellout!

Tickets £12 / 10 (conc)

Mon 15 Jan, 2018

Presented by: Various Artists

The first of three explosive nights of work-in-progress exploring the themes of Calm Down Dear 2018

Tickets £12 / 10 conc

Tue 16 Jan, 2018 to Sat 3 Feb, 2018

Presented by: Racheal Ofori

Exploring cultural and generational shifts in how women see themselves and each other, this sassy and soulful new show asks what happens when we realise mums don't always know best.

Tickets £12 / 10 conc

Tue 16 Jan, 2018 to Wed 17 Jan, 2018

Presented by: A&E Comedy

Enter The Dragons is a funny, frank and fearless show about the pressures facing women as they age.

Tickets £12 / 10 conc

Thu 18 Jan, 2018 to Sat 20 Jan, 2018

Presented by: Daughter Product

Acclaimed Canadian performance in which three women unravel their girlhoods, idols and ideals

Tickets £12 / 10 conc

Sun 21 Jan, 2018

Presented by: Hannah Ballou

Dr. Hannah Ballou will diagnose and treat your feminist complaints via her mashup of stand up and live art.

Tickets £12 / 10 conc

Sun 21 Jan, 2018 to Sun 28 Jan, 2018

Presented by: China Fish

China Blue Fish & Deborah Antoinette blend music, comedy, drag, dance, buffon and the grotesque - Queen C*nt sees all power to the feminine, the wrathful, the sensual!

Tickets £12 / 10 conc

Mon 22 Jan, 2018

Presented by: Various Artists

The second of three explosive nights of work-in-progress exploring the themes of Calm Down Dear 2018

Tickets £12 / 10 conc

Tue 23 Jan, 2018

Presented by: Vanessa Macaulay

Taking twerking, music videos & make-up tutorials to the point of the absurd. Enticement Machine pulls apart the image of the black female body in pop culture.

Tickets £12 / 10 conc

Wed 24 Jan, 2018

Presented by: Fen

Combining found text, art animation, dance and an original vapourware soundtrack, PSYCHOPOMP is the typical heroic sci-fi quest, cut up and redistributed with a female protagonist.

Tickets £8 work-in-progress

Thu 25 Jan, 2018

Presented by: Claudia Jefferies

A one-woman show about misogyny set in a 1980s Working Men’s Club with bastardised karaoke numbers and bad jokes.

Tickets £12 / 10 conc

Fri 26 Jan, 2018 to Sat 27 Jan, 2018

Presented by: Caroline Horton & China Plate

With comedy, live music, dancing and desperation, All of Me is a one-woman show that considers what it means to be alive, whilst the Showgirl contemplates wanting to end it all.

Tickets £8 work-in-progress

Sun 28 Jan, 2018

Presented by: Libby Liburd

A show about women in temporary accommodation - their experiences and the effect it’s had on them - the human cost of the housing crisis.

Tickets £8 work-in-progress

Mon 29 Jan, 2018

Presented by: various artists

The third of three explosive nights of work-in-progress exploring the themes of Calm Down Dear 2018

Tickets £12 / 10 conc

Tue 30 Jan, 2018

Presented by: MEGANDALEX

This cabaret performance-come-intimate theatre piece explores youth, class, family, sexuality, and the importance of friendship amongst the shit-storm that is all those things. 

Tickets £12 / 10 conc

Wed 31 Jan, 2018 to Sat 3 Feb, 2018

Presented by: Vanessa Kisuule

A playful look at our conflicted relationship with our bodies and sexiness, exploring our obsession with what is sexy through comedy, spoken word, dance and various states of undress.

Tickets £12 / 10 conc

Sun 4 Feb, 2018

Presented by: RedCape Theatre

Thunder Road is about the power of the Heimlich manoeuvre, adventure and escape, the call of the open road, and the kind of friendship you'd take a bullet for

Tickets £8 (work-in-progress)