Upcoming Shows

until Tue 18 Dec, 2018

Presented by: Sh!t Theatre

Back by popular demand! A 2014, 2015, 2016 AND 2017 CPT Christmas sellout!

Tickets £12 / 10 (conc)

Thu 20 Dec, 2018 to Fri 21 Dec, 2018

Presented by: D-Live! Theatre

An adaptation - performed in BSL - of Charles Dickens' famous Christmas ghost story ‘A Christmas Carol’

Tickets £12/10 (conc.) £8 6-12 years

Thu 20 Dec, 2018 to Sat 22 Dec, 2018

Presented by: Damien Warren-Smith

Come on a journey from Chaos to Achilles (with the new king of sillies) and experience Greek Mythology like you never knew you wanted to.

Tickets £12/10 (conc.)

Tue 8 Jan, 2019

Presented by: The Smoke

A one-off interactive performance devised in two days by a team led by Danish artist Nina Runa Essendrop. Come to explore, watch and play. Make faces. Put on masks. Perform yourself!

Tickets £8/6 (conc.)

Tue 15 Jan, 2019 to Sat 19 Jan, 2019

Presented by: Max Wilkinson

A man think he’s Franz Kafka living in Prague. As his dream is shattered he slips between different times and bodies... A black comedy about our obsession with the past. Developed in Prague with UNESCO and Potrva Theater.

Tickets £12/10 (conc.)

Tue 15 Jan, 2019 to Wed 16 Jan, 2019

Presented by: Stumble Trip Theatre

Combining clown, cabaret, theatre and mime Heather and Harry is an extremely silly unpicking of what it means to be human... and in LOVE.

Tickets £12/10 (conc.)

Thu 17 Jan, 2019 to Sat 19 Jan, 2019

Presented by: Gur Arie Piepskovitz

A Director wishes to create a show about the party his Jewish grandparents – uncertain about their future – threw the night before WW2. However, his crew has a different idea of how to get this party started.

Tickets £12/10 (conc.)

Sun 20 Jan, 2019 to Sun 23 Jun, 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 – plus a Very Special Guest standup at each event.

Tickets £12/10 (conc.)

Tue 22 Jan, 2019 to Sat 9 Feb, 2019

Presented by: Jennifer Tang

This powerful and contemporary new show asks what it really means to be British and Chinese, and how family, love and belonging all shape who and what we are.

Tickets £12/10 (conc.)

Tue 22 Jan, 2019 to Sat 26 Jan, 2019

Presented by: Alissa Anne Jeun Yi

An eccentric mix of get-on-the-dance-floor music, comedy, rap and spoken word in this smash-hit coming-of-age story that's hilarious and heart-breaking in equal measure.

Tickets £12/10 (conc.)

Mon 28 Jan, 2019

Presented by: BÉZNĂ Theatre

A rehearsed reading of a protest-theatre piece journeying through the Home Office’s human rights abuses against ‘the other’ and the profit made from the illegalisation of human beings.

Tickets £8 work-in-progress

Mon 28 Jan, 2019 to Tue 29 Jan, 2019

Presented by: Freya Bardell

A comic look at a millennial trying to navigate her way to adulthood as best as she can, but finding that she may be failing at every turn.

Tickets £12/10 (conc.)

Wed 30 Jan, 2019 to Thu 31 Jan, 2019

Presented by: Nod at the Fox

Definitely categorically 100% based on true events; through music, absurd soulful metaphors and chain smoking puppets, Eden tells the emotional and tragic tale of an exponentially unfortunate fox…

Tickets £12/10 (conc.)

Fri 1 Feb, 2019 to Sat 2 Feb, 2019

Presented by: anorak

An intimate and surreal show about trying to be happy, fearing the world will end, and what happens when it does.

Tickets £8 (work-in-progress) 

Tue 5 Feb, 2019 to Sat 9 Feb, 2019

Presented by: Paula Varjack

Combines storytelling, sound design & choreography, exploring the weird and wonderful world of fashion. A playful critique on consumer culture. Why do we want the things we want?

Tickets £12/10 (conc.)

Tue 5 Mar, 2019 to Wed 6 Mar, 2019

Presented by: Heidi Niemi & Sinikka Kyllönen

Two detectives tackle the criminal underworld of northern Finland. Long nights watching Scandi Noir have not been in vain. Their minds are sharp, their bodies strong. This is their moment!

Tickets £8 (work-in-progress)

Tue 5 Mar, 2019

Presented by: by Sharklegs

Robox was programmed with one ambition. To fulfil your every need. Welcome to the Fulfilment Centre. Let Robox deliver your journey to fulfilment. (Next day delivery also available.)

Tickets £8 (work-in-progress)

Wed 6 Mar, 2019

Presented by: Daniel Spicer/ Dirty Rascals

Part interactive theatre, part audio-visual tour of a childhood, all catharsis.

Tickets £8 (work-in-progress)

Thu 7 Mar, 2019

Presented by: Cheap Date

A visual monologue questioning the physical, verbal, facial, tonal, nuanced way we talk to the world and exploring the filth, fun and aftertaste of our everyday interactions.

Tickets £12/10 (conc.)

Thu 7 Mar, 2019

Presented by: BOX. Theatre Company

A surreal and anarchic two-woman comedy packed with glitter, friendship and desperation. For those of you that can’t be yourself in real life, you Camp Be Yourself here.

Tickets £12/10 (conc.)

Fri 8 Mar, 2019

Presented by: TomYumSim

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

Tickets £12/10 (conc.)

Fri 8 Mar, 2019

Presented by: Janet

An off-piste two-man biography of Kate Moss, slaloming from the sublime to the ridiculous, and colliding storytelling, choreography, music and mime in a genre-bending look at fashion, fame and identity.

Tickets £12/10 (conc.)

Sat 9 Mar, 2019

Presented by: Shortwave

In the middle of the Mojave Desert, dozens of miles from the nearest pavement, a phonebooth stands on a dirt road. One evening, in the 1990's, the phone starts ringing...

Tickets £12/10 (conc.)

Sat 9 Mar, 2019

Presented by: Attila Theatre in co-production with Grafted Cede

Teenagers can suffer a lot of anxiety when navigating their first romantic and sexual experiences. Most of us learn, grow and move on, but not all of us.

Tickets £8 (work-in-progress)

Sun 10 Mar, 2019

Presented by: Battered Soul Theatre

After a seismic change, David finds himself middle-aged, lost and unable to speak to anyone about it. Anyone, that is, apart from you. A genre-defying monologue from Battered Soul Theatre.

Tickets £12/10 (conc.)

Sun 10 Mar, 2019

Presented by: Earwax

Earwax brings together women and femme identifying individuals who make noise. Expect live music, poetry, live edits and performance in an event which celebrates women’s voices.

Tickets £12/10 (conc.)

Mon 11 Mar, 2019

Presented by: Various Artists

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

Tickets £12/10 (conc.)

Tue 12 Mar, 2019

Presented by: Contingency Theatre

George has been given a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity. A meeting with the mysterious ‘J’. Follow Contingency’s stunning choreography, live music and surreal comedy through a world of bizarre, dangerous ambition.

Tickets £12/10 (conc.)

Tue 12 Mar, 2019

Presented by: Katrina Quinn

Q. What happens when you move a 12-year-old from Basingstoke to Zambia? A. She swims. Spoken word meets physical theatre and '00s R&B in a touching and comic memoir.

Tickets £12/10 (conc.)

Wed 13 Mar, 2019

Presented by: Ben Kulvichit

In 1992, celebrated contemporary artist Rirkrit Tiravanija cooked a Thai green curry for gallery visitors. Now Ben will do the same for you, exploring the meeting point between food and art.

Tickets £8 (work-in-progress)

Wed 13 Mar, 2019

Presented by: Marv Radio

Mantra is a journey into the power of words, sound and music by vocalist and storyteller Marv Radio. A high-energy hip-hop musical about mental health, music, healing and shamanism.

Tickets £12/10 (conc.)

Thu 14 Mar, 2019

Presented by: Emma Clark & PJ Stanley

A multimedia exploration of the politics of auteurship, told through the films of Stanley Kubrick. What does it mean to take creative risks in an era where most are only granted one shot?

Tickets £7.50

Thu 14 Mar, 2019

Presented by: Alex Rohmat

Music. Adverts. The news. Everything a great radio show needs to thrive. Oh, a good story, because we all love a good story, right? Hot Coffee, more than just radio.

Tickets £7.50

Thu 14 Mar, 2019

Presented by: Mae-Li Evans

Full moon. Half moon. Total eclipse. Drawing inspiration from home videos, personal testimonies and that jaffa cake advert, Totality explores the inexplicable experience of watching a total solar eclipse.

Tickets £7.50

Fri 15 Mar, 2019

Presented by: Josephine Starte and Anna Clock

Children are priceless. Teaching assistants earn minimum wage. Au pairs work for free. Who looks after your kids and how much should it cost? A rant. A conversation. A mess.

Tickets £12/10 (conc.)

Fri 15 Mar, 2019

Presented by: Last Word

Paris (1730) Shop workers executed their masters' cats in one of the first workers' protests. London (2018) 14 million live in poverty. An irreverent, absurdist exploration of late stage capitalism.

Tickets £8 (work-in-progress)

Sat 16 Mar, 2019

Presented by: Various Artists

A showcase of the brand new work created and developed by artists on our trailblazing Starting Blocks scheme

Tickets £12/10 (conc.)

Sun 17 Mar, 2019

Presented by: Venice as a Dolphin in association with Coney and HighTide

Ever had a look at the history of humanity and thought: I could have done a better job? Finally, interactive theatre that lets you do just that...

Tickets £8 (work-in-progress)

Sun 17 Mar, 2019

Presented by: Hidden Track Theatre

Drawing the Line is an interactive storytelling experience which questions identity, community, and citizenship by inviting its audiences to build nations.

Tickets £8 (work-in-progress)

Mon 18 Mar, 2019

Presented by: Various Artists

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

Tickets £12/10 (conc.)

Tue 19 Mar, 2019

Presented by: Rinkoo Barpaga

Rinkoo Barpaga uses British Sign Language. He has encountered both racism and discrimination, and as a result he has been constantly asking himself the question, “where do I belong?”

Tickets £12/10 (conc.)

Tue 19 Mar, 2019

Presented by: Becks Turner

A hilarious combination of clown-esque theatre and live art, Melonade is an interactive game show about being neurodiverse which questions measuring intelligence by timed exams.

Tickets £8 (work-in-progress)

Wed 20 Mar, 2019

Presented by: Bootworks

A show about heroes, why we have them, why we need them, and how we can all become one.

Tickets £12/10 (conc.)

Wed 20 Mar, 2019

Presented by: Caitlin Gleeson and Ross McCaffrey

In this show about dark matter, sexism, and truth, two people attempt to tell the story of an astrophysicist’s quest for recognition.

Tickets £8 (work-in-progress)

Thu 21 Mar, 2019

Presented by: Tom Adams

A musician takes the stage and improvises musically with someone he has never performed with before. Life lessons will be learned. It will be interactive and funny.

Tickets £7.50

Thu 21 Mar, 2019

Presented by: Anna Marie Synstad Simonsen, Frankie Thompson and Elizabeth Parker

‘Forbruker’ places a female clown into the world of consumer culture. Through mime, lip-sync and general idiocy she battles her way through distinctive branding and absurdity.

Tickets £7.50

Thu 21 Mar, 2019

Presented by: Maya de Freitas

Postcode Wars is Maya and her families battle for turf. Out there looking for a roof over their head, a place to call home.

Tickets £7.50

Fri 22 Mar, 2019

Presented by: Elsa Couvreur and Mehdi Duman

The duet Anchor delves into the complexities of relationships. Playfully probing the tensions between passion and security, wants and needs, fantasy and compassion, within the life of a couple.

Tickets £12/10 (conc.)

Fri 22 Mar, 2019

Presented by: Lucy Ireland and Jim Manganello, Shotput

In this new piece of dance-theatre, a contemporary couple re-create Hitchcock’s 1958 masterpiece, Vertigo, live, and in the process tosses up gender roles, modern relationships and sexual obsession.

Tickets £12/10 (conc.)

Sat 23 Mar, 2019

Presented by: Joana Nastari & Koko Brown

Jo & Koko have returned from their gap-month spiritually lit beings. They’ve created their own church. Part sermon, part raucous party - full of music, comedy and consensual audience participation. You’re the congregation.

Tickets £8 (work-in-progress)

Sat 23 Mar, 2019

Presented by: I Need to Cher

A journey in to lucid dreamland ruled by one woman's unashamed, celebratory love of Cher.

Tickets £12/10 (conc.)

Sun 24 Mar, 2019

Presented by: Soraya Nabipour

the performers task is to stand and remember: an investigation into: the sculptural values of performance, spatial and temporal materiality and what it means to make the private public

Tickets £12/10 (conc.)

Sun 24 Mar, 2019

Presented by: Oop-La!

A drag-queen, a clown, a fish, and a Frenchman walk into a theatre, which is also a gay bar, which is also a circus, which is also a secret lair, which is also a filmset- and it’s always a riot.

Tickets £12/10 (conc.)

Mon 25 Mar, 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

Tue 26 Mar, 2019 to Thu 28 Mar, 2019

Presented by: Marion Burge

Through ritual and reflection, ​We Owe You A Legacy investigates the post colonial bonds of the maternal role in the raising of the black contemporary woman.

Tickets £12/10 (conc.)

Tue 26 Mar, 2019

Presented by: Dylan Townley & Sam Plumb

Trial of the century. Society outraged. Men dressed as ladies. You can get away with anything these days. These days being 1870. An explosive musical retelling of Victorian scandal.

Tickets £8 (work-in-progress)

Wed 27 Mar, 2019 to Thu 28 Mar, 2019

Presented by: small performance adventures

With original songs and stories, The Washing Up takes an absurd look at the politics and practice of this every day act.

Tickets £12/10 (conc.)

Fri 29 Mar, 2019

Presented by: CPT

Join a lineup of crack CPT entertainers to commemorate, question and cabaret the hell out of Britain’s departure from the European Union.

Tickets £12/10 (conc.)

Sat 30 Mar, 2019 to Sun 31 Mar, 2019

Presented by: Jess Green in assocation with Discerning Nights

BBC Slam Champion, Jess Green has fallen head-over-heels in love with Jeremy Corbyn and his raw socialist magnetism but if only everyone else agrees.

Tickets £12/10 (conc.)

Sat 30 Mar, 2019 to Sun 31 Mar, 2019

Presented by: Ryan O'Shea

A solo performance pungent with the euphoric melancholy of electronic music, investigating the human desire to run away from emotion.

Tickets £12/10 (conc.)

Tue 2 Apr, 2019 to Sat 20 Apr, 2019

Presented by: Lanre Malaolu

An explosive dance theatre solo that explores the stigma attached to mental health in working class black men, toxic masculinity and what happens when the floodgates open...

Tickets £12/10 (conc.)

Tue 2 Apr, 2019 to Wed 3 Apr, 2019

Presented by: Jess Gibson

A hopeful show about lived experiences of Borderline Personality Disorder, being Scouse and dancing to Britney Spears. Jess welcomes you on her journey and apologises to her nan for swearing.

Tickets £12/10 (conc.)

Thu 4 Apr, 2019 to Fri 5 Apr, 2019

Presented by: Amelia Stubberfield 

Borderline is a comic tale about living life on the edge and trying not to fall off. Navigating mental health, queerness and identity, it poses the question what is “normal” anyway?

Tickets £12/10 (conc.)

Tue 9 Apr, 2019 to Wed 10 Apr, 2019

Presented by: Holly Gallagher

A show about Stress and the world we live in now that will prove essential viewing in a society that just can’t seem to relax anymore

Tickets £12/10 (conc.)

Thu 11 Apr, 2019

Presented by: Koko Brown

A candid show exploring depression and black women’s mental health, blending spoken word, vocal looping, and British Sign Language integrated.

Tickets £12/10 (conc.)

Fri 12 Apr, 2019 to Sat 13 Apr, 2019

Presented by: Hitchhiker Collective

Lou’s got a tough decision ahead of them. When doing the right thing is so difficult, is it really worth doing? There’s only one constant: what would Jeff Goldblum do?

Tickets £8 (work-in-progress)

Mon 15 Apr, 2019

Presented by: Two Tonne

a new play about being the parent of a child with a learning disability in an often unhelpful world that will speak to everyone who has known the magnificent, terrifying, joyful, heart-breaking chaos that is becoming a parent.

Tickets £12/10 (conc.)

Tue 16 Apr, 2019 to Wed 17 Apr, 2019

Presented by: Thomas Ryalls

When Tom was a kid he wanted to be an astronaut but instead he was epileptic, now he’s going in search of a future he lost in a black hole.

Tickets £12/10 (conc.)

Thu 18 Apr, 2019 to Sat 20 Apr, 2019

Presented by: Joseph Morgan Schofield

beneath the synthetic terf, we’re looking at deep time baby. a body splayed across the moors, this is a ritual for QUEER SURVIVAL, a turn to the earth, a mythic stagger thru eco + gender anxiety

Tickets £12/10 (conc.)

Tue 23 Apr, 2019 to Sat 27 Apr, 2019

Presented by: Claire Gaydon

Last year, 34% of young people voted YouTuber as their top career choice. Claire decided to have a go. See-Through is part documentary, part live performance, part parody, part desperate as f*ck.

Tickets £12/10 (conc.)

Tue 23 Apr, 2019 to Wed 24 Apr, 2019

Presented by: Rhiannon Brace

Based on Rhiannon’s experiences as a child brought up in the Worldwide Church of God, The Promised Land is a haunting tale told through scriptures, songs, and recurring dreams.

Tickets £12/10 (conc.)

Thu 25 Apr, 2019 to Sat 27 Apr, 2019

Presented by: Tom Cassani

Using the rhetoric of the showman, miracle monger and sceptic, Cassani will prosthelytize, pedal and preach the importance of remaining wary of those who make extraordinary claims.

Tickets £12/10 (conc.)

Sun 28 Apr, 2019 to Mon 29 Apr, 2019

Presented by: Miriam Gould

A family torn apart by life and death, held together by music. Empty Room is a one-woman show exploring how music can help us survive in the darkest times.

Tickets £12/10 (conc.)

Sun 28 Apr, 2019

Presented by: Various artists

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

Tickets £12/10 (conc.)

Mon 29 Apr, 2019 to Wed 1 May, 2019

Presented by: Sh!t Theatre

Lads on tour Sh!t Theatre want to talk about home, your home, what we are doing in your home, what you might be doing in our home and how cheap the beers are.

Tickets £8 (work-in-progress)

Tue 30 Apr, 2019 to Thu 2 May, 2019

Presented by: BÉZNĂ Theatre

ILLEGALISED is protest-theatre that journeys through the Home Office’s human rights abuses against ‘the other’, exposing the immigration industrial complex and the profit made from the illegalisation of human beings.

Tickets £10/8 (conc.)

Thu 2 May, 2019

Presented by: Harry Josephine Giles and Co.

A live jam of music, video and poetry, singing with humour and fury the technology of a neurotic century. How can anxious people live in systems of such astonishing destruction?

Tickets £12/10 (conc.)

Fri 3 May, 2019 to Sat 4 May, 2019

Presented by: Nouveau Riche

A new attachment scheme that aims to nurture and develop the next generation of theatre practitioners, collaborating with each other to create exciting brand new work. This work will culminate our inaugural Brand Nouveau Festival.

Tickets £12/10 (conc.)

Sun 5 May, 2019 to Mon 6 May, 2019

Presented by: YESYESNONO

A brand new show from award-winning YESYESNONO. A new guest performer each night. A summoning of conspiracy in a post-truth world.

Tickets £8 (work-in-progress)

Sun 5 May, 2019

Presented by: John Akinde

This show seeks to uncover the dark world of drug dealing through the struggle of a black family trying to make ends meet.

Tickets £8 (work-in-progress)

Tue 7 May, 2019 to Sat 25 May, 2019

Presented by: by CPT

CPT’s epic new docu-theatre event digs deep into a small but stubborn community, an £80bn infrastructure project – and the ghosts of Euston past.

Tickets £12/10 (conc.)

Tue 7 May, 2019 to Sat 11 May, 2019

Presented by: Beats and Elements

A stunning new show exposing young peoples fears of where will they or is the system fundamentally f****d and a home is just a modern day pipe dream for many?

Tickets £12/10 (conc.)

Sun 12 May, 2019 to Mon 13 May, 2019

Presented by: CYT

Our world-class Youth Theatre are back with a brand new show having returned from gracing the stage at the international Chrysalis Festival at Edinburgh's Traverse Theatre.

Tickets £12/10 (conc.)

Tue 14 May, 2019 to Wed 15 May, 2019

Presented by: Sean Mahoney

Told through spoken word and within timed boxing rounds, Until You Hear That Bell is a story about ten years of amateur boxing and a changing relationship between father and son. Sean Mahoney is a spoken word writer and performer; this is his first solo show.

Tickets £12/10 (conc.)

Thu 16 May, 2019 to Sat 18 May, 2019

Presented by: Dani Kolanis

Follow Camden Volunteer Police Cadets as they take on a gruelling physical competition to save their unit from being disbanded. With storytelling, physical theatre and a true devotion to NW1.

Tickets £12/10 (conc.)

Mon 20 May, 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

Tue 21 May, 2019 to Sat 25 May, 2019

Presented by: Tom Marshman

Kings Cross (Remix) uncovers the hidden histories of LGBTQ communities in London during the 1980s through memories of the Kings Cross area; an area that has undergone radical change since its day as a hub of LGBTQ communities, bars and culture.

Tickets £12/10 (conc.)

Mon 17 Jun, 2019

Presented by: Various Artists

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

Tickets £12/10 (conc.)