Upcoming Shows

Mon 22 Apr, 2019

Presented by: FLIM NITE

Fresh from sowing highly-acclaimed chaos up North, FLIM NITE presents a distorted adaptation of Matilda as retold by theatremakers, musicians and comedians within FLIM NITE’s unique parameters of mischief.

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

Presented by: STAMP

STAMP present a new panel discussion packed with hints and tips for artists and companies on low cost and efficient ways to market themselves and their shows.

Tickets £5

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 proselytize, 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 £8

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 Riché

“It’s a short road from getting kicked out of school to ending up here [prison}” A young man caught in the prison system is challenged by the version of himself he must become in order to survive.

Tickets £8 (work-in-progress)

Fri 3 May, 2019 to Sat 4 May, 2019

Presented by: Nouveau Riché

#metoo #mewho? Chateau Marmont is a searing satire set within the blurred lines of sexual coercion, where some of the damage is collateral..and some isn’t.

Tickets £8 (work-in-progress)

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 hiphop-theatre show exposing young people's fears. Where will they live? Or is the system f****d and a home just a modern-day pipe dream?

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 £8/£5 (conc.) Free for U19s

Tue 14 May, 2019 to Wed 15 May, 2019

Presented by: Sean Mahoney

Told through spoken word and within timed boxing rounds, a story about amateur boxing and a relationship between father and son: the smash-hit solo debut from Camden spoken word performer Sean Mahoney

Tickets £12/10 (conc.)

Thu 16 May, 2019 to Sat 18 May, 2019

Presented by: Dani Kolanis

When Camden Cadets is threatened to be shut down by some evil-white-baldy-with zero-sense-of-style, they will go to any lengths to save it. Expect lots of laughter, 2010 tunes and a true devotion to Camden Town!

Tickets £12/10 (conc.)

until 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.)

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

Return of the acclaimed docu-theatre show uncovering the hidden histories of LGBTQ communities in London during the 1980s through shared memories of the Kings Cross area

Tickets £12/10 (conc.)

Tue 28 May, 2019

Presented by: The Basement Bunch

A striking new play about womanhood, deception and finding your place in a society that has already placed you.

Tickets £12/10 (conc.)

Tue 28 May, 2019

Presented by: Sarah Sigal, Fluff Productions and The Machine

Manipulation, fake news, gaslighting, control: this new work-in-progress deconstructs Hitchcock’s 'The Lady Vanishes' to find out what happens when women’s stories aren’t believed

Tickets £8 (work-in-progress)

Wed 29 May, 2019 to Thu 30 May, 2019

Presented by: Katie Villa and Laura Mugridge

WILD is a bold new piece of theatre about how we might be using the wrong language when we talk about birth. Part riot, part disco, part rite of passage, expect comedy, music, loudness, bold talking and glitter.

Tickets £12/10 (conc.)

Wed 29 May, 2019

Presented by: Sian Clarke

Sian Clarke is a difficult woman, who needs to learn to take a joke and smile more. It’s a shame. She could have been such a good girl.

Tickets £12/10 (conc.)

Thu 30 May, 2019

Presented by: NOVA

Shirley keeps this place alive. Darts, Karaoke, the worst slam poetry you’ve ever heard and ALL the moves. Shirley tells it how it is, so why is she still hiding a tampon up her sleeve…?

Tickets £8 (work-in-progress)

Fri 31 May, 2019 to Sat 1 Jun, 2019

Presented by: Klein Blue

Meet Girl & Gorilla, handcuffed in a world of patriarchal gaze. Girl is shaved, Gorilla hairy. This is one unsolvable problem. ATFG interrogates female hairiness with “clown-like playfulness & infectious energy”.

Tickets £12/10 (conc.)

Fri 31 May, 2019 to Sat 1 Jun, 2019

Presented by: Crossline Theatre

Friday Night Love Poem tells the coming-of-age stories of three young women as they wade through myths and misinformation to find their own way of being sexually empowered.

Tickets £12/10 (conc.)

Sat 1 Jun, 2019

Presented by: Paula Varjack, Luca Rutherford, Catriona James and Maddy Costa

A devised research based performance by three female performers exploring the power and inevitability of “the baby question” on women.

Tickets £8 (work-in-progress)

Sun 2 Jun, 2019

Presented by: FRISKY

In a playful coming-of-age comedy, Tilly and Inga live in a bedroom-sized female utopia where girls run wild. Expect laugher and love songs as two friends learn to leave their Girl World behind.

Tickets £12/10 (conc.)

Sun 2 Jun, 2019

Presented by: Emily Howarth

A one woman musical comedy shit-storm about getting your heart smashed into a million tiny pieces and the songs that make you feel less alone with your crazy break-up thoughts.

Tickets £12/10 (conc.)

Mon 3 Jun, 2019

Presented by: SH!TS!CK

SH!TS!CK is a D.I.Y punk group responding to the political climate by writing original songs, with kids on their lap, Nan’s out the back - get us a snack!

Tickets £5

Tue 4 Jun, 2019

Presented by: Cheap Thrills

An entertaining show about the way pop culture and the media (mis)shape female friendship. Featuring pillow fights, lip syncing, silly dancing. 

Tickets £12/10 (conc.)

Tue 4 Jun, 2019

Presented by: Lilly Burton

“I was 19 when I had an abortion. Looking back, I think it was a self-destructive attempt to make someone love me more. It didn’t work. The prick!”

Tickets £12/10 (conc.)

Wed 5 Jun, 2019

Presented by: Clara Potter-Sweet

Joan of Arc didn’t die at the stake – she was killed by categorisation. A devised show about making myths, kaleidoscopic images, and the fear of the undefinable woman.

Tickets £8 (work-in-progress)

Wed 5 Jun, 2019

Presented by: Snapper Theatre

Inspired by pornography, Disney princesses, Hollywood stereotypes and the Leeds club scene, Hear Me Out explores concepts of womanhood from the broadly political to the deeply personal.

Tickets £12/10 (conc.)

Thu 6 Jun, 2019

Presented by: HISSYFIT

A cross-artform interrogation of the profundity and ludicrousness of losing your virginity, and how maybe, maybe, it’s all a bit bulls**t. Welcome to The Clinic.

Tickets £7.50 (work-in-progress)

Thu 6 Jun, 2019

Presented by: Next to Him Productions

Two storytellers, one fast fashion question: What do we value most as a society, convenience or life? Dance, theatre and Topshop will help us teardown the seams of the fast fashion industry.

Tickets £7.50 (work-in-progress)

Fri 7 Jun, 2019 to Sat 8 Jun, 2019

Presented by: Nancy Ofori Geywu

Romantic relationships shouldn’t be this difficult right? A young Ghanaian woman questions who she is after the effects of emotional abuse, and begins to reflect on what self-love actually means.

Tickets £8 (work-in-progress)

Fri 7 Jun, 2019 to Sat 8 Jun, 2019

Presented by: Sarah Blanc

A hilarious dance comedy exploring contemporary standards of beauty and the conflict with feminist ideals. Why do women go to extreme (and painful) lengths to be ‘beautiful’?

Tickets £12/10 (conc.)

Sat 8 Jun, 2019

Presented by: Louise Orwin

Inspired by the moments they have been hysterical, crazy, or over-emotional Louise Orwin presents an opportunity and an exorcism: a performative round table event for rage junkies and the rage-inclined, followed by a communal ritual and destruction party.

Tickets £8/6 (concession)

Sun 9 Jun, 2019

Presented by: Theodora van der Beek

A Youtuber princess is trapped in a tower in a world of pink. Isolated from the world, she is plagued by the unsettling idea that perhaps there could be more....

Tickets £12/10 (conc.)

Sun 9 Jun, 2019

Presented by: Lauren Silver & Helen Foster

A fun and charming slapstick spectacular, (Silly) Little Women is a joyfully daft female-led clown show inspired by classic stories exploring the unbreakable bond between sisters

Tickets £8 (work-in-progress)

Mon 10 Jun, 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 Calm Down, Dear.

Tickets £12/10 (conc.)

Tue 11 Jun, 2019 to Wed 12 Jun, 2019

Presented by: In Our Hands Theatre

A vocal journey into the messiness of one woman’s motherhood. Baba’s Song is a wild roar in the woods and a panic attack in Mothercare.

Tickets £12/10 (conc.)

Tue 11 Jun, 2019

Presented by: Bait Theatre

We all have a princess stuck inside us. If we kill her, what’s next? Bait invite you on a savage playground ride to tear up the stories that trap us.

Tickets £12/10 (conc.)

Wed 12 Jun, 2019

Presented by: Rose Eye Productions

Remember that 16-year-old house party when you did that thing with that boy in your mate’s parents’ bathroom? Me Too. Experimental gig-theatre unravelling ideas of consent when we’re young through daring alternative music, spoken word and soundscape.

Tickets £12/10 (conc.)

Thu 13 Jun, 2019 to Sat 15 Jun, 2019

Presented by: Documental Theatre

A Country and Western musical about the BHS pension crisis. With a score that’s catchier than Ebola and two hard-to-forget homicidal menopausal heroines, Hot Flushes is probably the only show you'll see this year that puts hutzpah and foot spa in the same lyric.

Tickets £12/10 (conc.)

Thu 13 Jun, 2019

Presented by: Good Friends For A Lifetime

Lily and Maeve are just like Simon & Garfunkel. Except they can’t write songs or play guitar. This is a show about being a woman artist and making art with your friends.

Tickets £12/10 (conc.)

Fri 14 Jun, 2019 to Sat 15 Jun, 2019

Presented by: Kelly Green

A messy confessional journey about sex, single-mums, class, consent and what it feels like to be seen as a bit of a goer.

Tickets £8 (work-in-progress)

Sun 16 Jun, 2019

Presented by: Namashkar

A double-bill of two powerful, South Asian, female-led shows. Examining sex, periods, abortion and the “good Indian girl”, this compendium reflects on culture, society, feminism in British-Indian culture, and the challenges faced by South Asian women from different generations. How much have things changed and how much are we still fighting for?

Tickets £8 (work-in-progress)

Sun 16 Jun, 2019

Presented by: Rebecca McCutcheon and Caridad Svich for Lost Text/Found Space

Part play, part dream, part meeting, part imagining a future in which new ways of connecting must be found…. a group of barely connected women come together, feeling their way towards… connection?

Tickets £8 (work-in-progress)

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.)