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Pleasance Theatre. The Pleasance Theatre opened in 1995 and quickly became one of the best fringe venues in London. The building was a former timber store for the London Omnibus Company (hence the huge winch by the entrance) and the opening production was Bus! The Musical.

 

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The House Of ClytemnestraThe House Of Clytemnestra2019-03-23T19:00:00+00002019-03-24T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Pleasance Theatre,   Carpenter's Mews  North Road    N7 9EF
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The House Of Clytemnestra
Ali And DahliaAli And DahliaA Palestinian-Israeli love story set against the backdrop of the construction of the West Bank wall. Written by Tariq Jordan and directed by Kerry Kyriacos Michael.2019-03-26T20:00:00+00002019-04-14T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Pleasance Theatre,   Carpenter's Mews  North Road    N7 9EF
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Ali And Dahlia
Adam Riches In ProgressAdam Riches In ProgressCharacter comedy from the cult Fringe performer as he embarks on his first nationwide tour.2019-03-28T00:00:00+00002019-04-14T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Pleasance Theatre,   Carpenter's Mews  North Road    N7 9EF
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Adam Riches In Progress
The Best Day Ever! (A Play About The End Of The World)The Best Day Ever! (A Play About The End Of The World)A student production about the future of the world.2019-03-29T19:00:00+00002019-03-30T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Pleasance Theatre,   Carpenter's Mews  North Road    N7 9EF
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The Best Day Ever! (A Play About The End Of The World)
LABS Work In Progress: Eighteen StoreysLABS Work In Progress: Eighteen StoreysA work-in-progress from Two More Tigers about buildings and the people in and out of them.2019-04-04T19:45:00+01002019-04-04T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Pleasance Theatre,   Carpenter's Mews  North Road    N7 9EF
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LABS Work In Progress: Eighteen Storeys
Night Of The Living Dead Live!Night Of The Living Dead Live!George A. Romero's classic 1968 film about zombies is adapted for the stage and created by Christopher Harrison and Phil Pattinson.2019-04-09T19:30:00+01002019-05-19T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Pleasance Theatre,   Carpenter's Mews  North Road    N7 9EF
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Night Of The Living Dead Live!
Pappy's Flatshare SlamdownPappy's Flatshare SlamdownThe anarchic panel game hosted by the award-winning sketch team and podcasters. Guests for April include John Kearns and Olga Koch.2019-04-15T19:30:00+01002019-04-15T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Pleasance Theatre,   Carpenter's Mews  North Road    N7 9EF
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Pappy's Flatshare Slamdown
Tom Rosenthal: Work-In-ProgressTom Rosenthal: Work-In-ProgressIntelligent social commentary from the star of Plebs, Friday Night Dinner and Drunk History.2019-04-22T19:45:00+01002019-04-24T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Pleasance Theatre,   Carpenter's Mews  North Road    N7 9EF
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Tom Rosenthal: Work-In-Progress
Neck Or NothingNeck Or NothingFledgling Theatre Company's' work explores themes of PTSD, and mental health.2019-04-23T20:00:00+01002019-05-04T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Pleasance Theatre,   Carpenter's Mews  North Road    N7 9EF
Category: event
 
Neck Or Nothing
Drunk Women Solving CrimeDrunk Women Solving CrimeJoin writer/comedian hosts Hannah George, Catie Wilkins and Taylor Glenn as they test out their drunk detective skills.2019-04-25T19:30:00+01002019-04-25T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Pleasance Theatre,   Carpenter's Mews  North Road    N7 9EF
Category: event
 
Drunk Women Solving Crime
 

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Caledonian Road Tube Station
 
3 minutes walk
 
Holloway Road Tube Station
 
9 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Arcade Car Parks
 
29 minutes walk
 
Elia Mews Car Park
 
29 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Hilton London Islington Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £84  29% off
53 Upper Street, N1 | 22 minutes from Pleasance Theatre
The Business Design Centre next door is the obvious attraction for many of the guests at this smart, efficient Hilton Hotel, but Islington's excellent restaurants and ... More
 
 
 
Holiday Inn Camden Lock Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £67  27% off
30 Jamestown Road, NW1 | 24 minutes from Pleasance Theatre
Housed in an exciting modernist 'white box' building, and with some of London's maddest and most entertaining shopping and nightlife on the doorstep, the Holiday Inn ... More
 
 
 
DoubleTree by Hilton London - Islington
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £86  30% off
60 Pentonville Road, N1 | 25 minutes from Pleasance Theatre
The DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel London - Islington underwent a major refurbishment in 2014, transforming the rooms and suites into a stylish accommodation option. The newly ... More
 
 
 
 
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Alternative Theatres nearest Pleasance Theatre

Nearest to Pleasance Theatre
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Theatre Collection, Above The Lord Stanley Pub
London > Entertainment > Theatres
51 Camden Park Road, NW1 | 7 minutes from Pleasance Theatre
The Theatre Collection above the Lord Stanley pub in Camden was founded by Victor Sobchak and Shaban Arifi who between them have produced over 100 productions ... More
 
 
 
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Hen & Chickens Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
109 St Paul's Road, N1 | 17 minutes from Pleasance Theatre
A wonderful night out on London's thriving fringe scene can be had at the Hen and Chickens Theatre, which sits above the cosy, candlelit pub that shares ... More
 
 
 
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Almeida Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Almeida Street, Islington, London N1 | 19 minutes from Pleasance Theatre
Along with the Donmar Warehouse, the Almeida is the most critically praised theatre in Britain. After Jonathan Kent took over in 1990, it had 14 ... More
 
 
 
 
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Entertainment near Pleasance Theatre

Near Pleasance Theatre
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Filthy's
London > Entertainment > Live Music
276 Holloway Road, N7 | 10 minutes from Pleasance Theatre
When Filthy McNasty's closed its doors in Clerkenwell many bemoaned its demise but now Ireland's favourite live music venue has dropped the McNasty and opened up ... More
 
 
 
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Thousand Island
London > Entertainment > Live Music
20-22 Highbury Corner, N5 | 15 minutes from Pleasance Theatre
Thousand Island is a self-contained music venue and late night club where Upstairs at The Garage used to be, right next ... More
 
 
 
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The Garage
London > Entertainment > Live Music
20-22 Highbury Corner, N5 | 15 minutes from Pleasance Theatre
This gritty music venue in Islington is everything a music venue should be, with a low ceiling, great sound system, about six inches separating the band ... More
 
 
 
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The House Of Clytemnestra
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: Saturday 23rd and Sunday 24th March 2019 - 7pm
Pleasance Theatre, Carpenter's Mews, North Road, N7 | Same location as Pleasance Theatre
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Ali And Dahlia
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 26th March to 14th April 2019 - Various Times
Pleasance Theatre, Carpenter's Mews, North Road, N7 | Same location as Pleasance Theatre
A Palestinian-Israeli love story set against the backdrop of the construction of the West Bank wall. Written by Tariq Jordan and directed by Kerry Kyriacos Michael....More
 
 
 
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Adam Riches In Progress
London > Events > Comedy  Dates: Thursday 28th March and Sunday 14th April 2019
Pleasance Theatre, Carpenter's Mews, North Road, N7 | Same location as Pleasance Theatre
Character comedy from the cult Fringe performer as he embarks on his first nationwide tour....More
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near Pleasance Theatre

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Pleasance Theatre
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House of Illustration
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
2 Granary Square, King's Cross, London N1C | 17 minutes from Pleasance Theatre
House of Illustration, the first permanent home of the charity of the same name, opened in Granary Square, King's Cross, in summer 2014 with an inaugural ... More
 
 
 
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Lewis Cubitt Park and Square
London > Attractions >
Handyside Street, King's Cross, London N1C | 17 minutes from Pleasance Theatre
On Stable Street in King's Cross, a short walk from Granary Square, Lewis Cubbit Square is the home of street food market KERB and host to ... More
 
 
 
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Gasholder 11
London > Attractions > Sights
Lewis Cubitt Square, King's Cross, N1C | 17 minutes from Pleasance Theatre
Gasholders Nos. 10, 11 and 12 were built for the storage of town gas for Pancras Gasworks, the largest gasworks in London. ... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near Pleasance Theatre

The best shops and markets near Pleasance Theatre
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Ooh-La-La!
London > Shopping >
147 Holloway Road, N7 | 11 minutes from Pleasance Theatre
Second-hand... More
 
 
 
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Form&Thread
London > Shopping > Menswear
Stable Street, Coal Drops Yard, N1C | 14 minutes from Pleasance Theatre
Rich Jean and Chris Bell started Form&Thread late in 2015, producing socks with the aim of creating well made essentials without the high ... More
 
 
 
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Dots
London > Shopping > Musician Supplies
132 St Pancras Way, Camden Town, NW1 | 16 minutes from Pleasance Theatre
Just a couple of minutes from Camden Town tube station this harmonic haven is a convenient stop-off when faced with any dissonant difficulties. The staff are ... More
 
 
 
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Restaurants near Pleasance Theatre

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Kokeb Ethiopian Restaurant
London > Restaurants > Modern European restaurants
45 Roman Way, Holloway, N7 | 6 minutes from Pleasance Theatre
Modern European Cuisine... More
 
 
 
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Muya Restaurant
London > Restaurants > Modern European restaurants
13 Brecknock road, N7 | 7 minutes from Pleasance Theatre
Modern European Cuisine... More
 
 
 
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CoBa
London > Restaurants > South East Asian restaurants
244 York Way, N7 | 9 minutes from Pleasance Theatre
CoBa on York Way is the brainchild of Vietnamese born, Australia raised Damon Bui who built up a reputation through his supperclub Table for 10 where ... More
 
 
 
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Education near Pleasance Theatre

Near Pleasance Theatre
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Jenius Social
London > Education > Cookery Courses
Unit 8 The Islington Studios, 6 Hornsey Road, N7 | 8 minutes from Pleasance Theatre
Islington cafe-cum-deli Jenius Social isn't just a place to enjoy fine food and carefully sourced balsamic vinegar, artisan chocolates and cured meats. It's also a ... More
 
 
 
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Aga Khan Centre
London > Education > Adult Education
10 Handyside Street, N1C | 15 minutes from Pleasance Theatre
A place of education, knowledge, cultural exchange and insight into Muslim civilisations, the Aga Khan Centre brings meeting rooms, an exhibition space and ... More
 
 
 
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Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
Granary Building, 1 Granary Square, Holborn, London N1C | 20 minutes from Pleasance Theatre
One of the premier arts colleges in the world, St Martins accepts only a few talented students each year, and is very well regarded in the ... More
 
 
 
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Pleasance Theatre gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
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Caroline Pick Yoga
London > Leisure > Fitness
131 Brecknock Road, N19 | 13 minutes from Pleasance Theatre
Yoga from within from one of the UK's foremost practitioners. Caroline Pick uses yoga to exercise the body as an extension of the mind, and her ... More
 
 
 
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Pancras Square Leisure
London > Leisure >
5 Pancras Square, King's Cross, London N1C | 14 minutes from Pleasance Theatre
Located in the heart of Kings Cross, Pancras Square Leisure centre offers a 25 metre swimming pool, smaller teaching pool, two exercise studios with over 25 ... More
 
 
 
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Skip Garden
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Tapper Walk, King's Cross, London N1C | 14 minutes from Pleasance Theatre
A mobile allotment on the King's Cross development site, The Skip Garden puts construction workers' big bins to green use. Built on one of the largest ... More
 
 
 
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The best pubs near London Pleasance Theatre.
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The Duchess of Kent
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
441 Liverpool Road, N7 | 12 minutes from Pleasance Theatre
A well-stocked games cupboard, good gastropub food, a couple of open fires for warming up on chilly evenings, a number of outdoor benches for chilling out ... More
 
 
 
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Swimmer at the Grafton Arms
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
13 Eburne Road, N7 | 14 minutes from Pleasance Theatre
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The Lion and Unicorn
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
42-44 Gaisford Street, NW5 | 15 minutes from Pleasance Theatre
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Pleasance Theatre clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
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Two Tribes KX
London > Nightlife > Bars
Tileyard Studios, Tileyard Road, N7 | 8 minutes from Pleasance Theatre
Two Tribes KX, a brewhouse and taproom in King's Cross, unites craft beer, cutting-edge music and street food in Tileyard Studios, ... More
 
 
 
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EGG
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
200 York Way, King's Cross, London N7 | 9 minutes from Pleasance Theatre
Spread out over three floors with each one providing its own distinct look and feel, Egg London is a venue like no other. The ground floor ... More
 
 
 
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The Champagne Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
St Pancras International, Euston Road, NW1 | 17 minutes from Pleasance Theatre
At 90 metres, The Champagne Bar at St Pancras International is Europe's longest and presents a very glamourous way to start your journey to Paris before ... More
 
 
 
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Meeting venue hire near Pleasance Theatre

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Pleasance Theatre.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Union Chapel
London > Business > Venue Hire
The Vestry, Union Chapel, Compton Avenue, N1 | 18 minutes from Pleasance Theatre
... More
 
 
 
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Kings Place
London > Business > Venue Hire
90 York Way, King's Cross, London N1 | 19 minutes from Pleasance Theatre
Just 150 metres from King's Cross and St Pancras stations, the Dixon-Jones designed Kings Place offers conference organisers two auditoriums, two art galleries and a wide ... More
 
 
 
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Little Angel Theatre
London > Business > Venue Hire
14 Dagmar Passage off Cross Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 21 minutes from Pleasance Theatre
A teeny, tiny and wonderful puppet theatre located in a hidden side road backing onto a green church yard ideal for spontaneous picnics with goodies from ... More
 
 
 
 
 

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Stiff Little Fingers
Concerts | On 24th March 2019 

The Forum 17 minutes walk from Pleasance Theatre

The veteran Belfast-based outfit, led by singer, guitarist and founding-member Jake Burns, plays its energetic punk-rock hits....More

The Neal Morse Band
Concerts | On 24th March 2019 

Islington Assembly Hall 19 minutes walk from Pleasance Theatre

The American singer and multi-instrumentalist, who has been in the bands Spock's Beard, Dream Theater and Transatlantic, performs his progressive ...More

Out Of This World
Theatre | Until 5th May 2019 

Little Angel Studios 20 minutes walk from Pleasance Theatre

The Little Angel Theatre celebrates the 50th anniversary of the first moon landing with a new immersive production suitable for ...More

Sick
Theatre | Until 25th March 2019 

The King's Head 21 minutes walk from Pleasance Theatre

Writer and performer Shey Hargreaves draws on her experience as a receptionist in an NHS accident and emergency unit to ...More

Prince Charming
Prince Charming
Theatre | Until 7th April 2019 

Little Angel Theatre 21 minutes walk from Pleasance Theatre

A musical for children exploring anxiety and how to cope with it....More

 
Sik-k
Concerts | On 24th March 2019 

Electric Ballroom 21 minutes walk from Pleasance Theatre

Rap is the chosen genre of the performer Kwon Min-sik from South Korea. Support from Woodie Goldchild....More

Sean McLoughlin: Unt Others
Comedy | On 24th March 2019 

The Camden Head 22 minutes walk from Pleasance Theatre

New material from the Brighton-based stand-up, plus supporting artists....More

Nearly Dan: Steely Dan Tribute
Music | On 24th March 2019 

The Jazz Cafe 23 minutes walk from Pleasance Theatre

The band pays homage to the American rock act known for the songs Do It Again and Haitian Divorce....More

Angel Comedy RAW
Comedy | On 24th March 2019 

Angel Comedy Club 23 minutes walk from Pleasance Theatre

A night for first-timers and experienced acts to try out new material and receive supportive criticism from the audience....More

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The ornate Pagoda at Kew affords spectacular views across the botanical gardens and beyond, across ...More

 
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Bringing Shanghai to Chinatown Shanghai Modern specialises in delicious dumplings, noodles and traditional Shanghai dishes....More

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Megan's are a series of small, dog-friendly neighbourhood ...More

 
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This Easter holidays a musical adaptation of Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler's children's book comes ...More

 
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Theatre | From 9th May 

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Clive Rowe stars as Mr Badger in the hip hop musical adaptation of In the ...More

 
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Comedy | From 10th July 

Underbelly Festival

Fast-paced musical comedy sketches and hip hop improvisations from Rob Broderick, who seamlessly weaves audience ...More

 
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Comedy | On 13th June 

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Trash Test Dummies
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Kids Events | From 29th May 

Underbelly Festival

Award-winning slapstick comedy circus show which takes wheelie bins to new heights and delivers a ...More

 
Criminal: An Improvised Murder Mystery
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Comedy | On 25th May 

Underbelly Festival

Four comedians presents an anarchic night of improvised ...More

 
John Robins: Work In Progress
John Robins: Work In Progress
Comedy | On 15th May 

Underbelly Festival

More existential musings from the Perrier Award-winner, digital ...More

 
Sean McLoughlin: Hail Mary
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Comedy | On 11th May 

Underbelly Festival

Observational and anecdotal material from the comedian as ...More

 
Fantastic Beaver 2: The Rhymes Of Grindr-Wald
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Theatre | On 9th May 

Underbelly Festival

Star of Drag Queens of London, Miss Rosie ...More

 
Comedy Club 4 Kids
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Comedy | From 22nd April 

Underbelly Festival

Well known names in the comedy realm deliver top stand-up suitable for children as well ...More

 
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Cate Blanchett comes to the National Theatre in 2019, the Spice Girls reunite and Christian Dior is the Designer of Dreams at the V&A. New musicals are dedicated to Dolly Parton, Pirates and Mary Poppins, ...More

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