What's On

You can find more information about each show by clicking on the relevant image. Do not forget that you can now get a couple of discounted parking options near the theatre with Just Park or Your Parking Space . Your discount code is LIONUNICORN20.

Volunteering Opportunities

Front of House»

If you would like to volunteer to help with the theatre's Front Of House, we are looking for dynamic individuals who can offer us a few hours per week from 6pm to 10pm. A chance to see brand new shows for free and gain some valuable experience. Travelling expenses refunded. Contact chris@lionandunicorntheatre.co.uk with dates and times

Against The Odds
Against the Odds

20th February-»3rd March

Green Curtain theatre presents 'Against The Odds' - 2018 FESTIVAL OF NEW 'LONDON IRISH PLAYS'. Green Curtain Theatre was set up in 2011 to produce new work for the Irish community in London. It provides opportunities for writers, actors and directors drawn from, but not exclusively, the London Irish diaspora

Purim Uncut The Lion and Unicorn Theatre
Purim Uncut

4th March-»

We are happy to present the first event of The JEWish CABARET:Let us tell you the tale of Purim with songs from The Musical Theatre Hall of Fame. We are going to make history! or at least re-write some story that claims to be history. Everyone’s invited! Except for people with ghastly laughs we might find horrendously distracting and people who wear onesies and have a man bun

Other People's Children
Other People's Children

7th March-»2nd May

Calling all class clowns and troublemakers - school is in session and all of the cool kids are in Detention! Boasting players from some of the top improv groups on both sides of the Atlantic, Other People's Children (and special guests each week) weave improvised scenes and stories from regrets, memories and general misbehaviour from the audience

seeds The Lion and Unicorn Theatre

10th March-»

A collection of coming of age stories harvested from the souls of three individuals. These women are exposed to the shame, isolation and hatred that are deeply sewn within the world they know. By breaking the silence, a search for enlightenment begins...Is it too late to discover the truth they are starved of?


21st March-»31st March

Nick meets Karen and their lives will never be the same again. In a world where love can be swiped on a whim and the path of your whole life is determined by the delay of just one train, is there ever the right time to say what you really feel? Proforça Theatre Company presents this new piece of writing making its debut in Spring 2018 about a search for fulfilment, second-hand love and the hope of one day becoming something better than you are


26th March»27th March

Imagine someone else's life, just for a minute. Proforça Theatre Company presents "Feel+ (Feel More), An evening of six new pieces of writing from the universe of our main production of "Feel" making its debut in Spring 2018. Six new characters living their lives in the modern world we live in. Six new stories about searching for fulfilment, searching for love, searching to get lost and searching to be found again

ward 6 The Lion and Unicorn Theatre
Ward 6

2nd April»8th April

Highly acclaimed adaptation of Anton Chekhov’s short novel “Ward 6”. Amongst the patients of a provincial lunatic asylum we find Nina from ‘The Seagull’, Sonia from ‘Uncle Vanya’ and other famous Chekhov characters... Here Chekhov explores the conflict between reality and philosophy in the cruellest possible way

the_line_up The Lion And Unicorn Theatre
The Line Up

15th April»23rd April

By The Bonnington Playwrights. A new thriller for 2018. Four women, one detective and a body impaled on the railings of a seaside hotel. Is it murder, manslaughter or an accident?

Lolita and Richard III

3rd May»20th May

Theatre Collection continues its repertoire reputation with these two mind-blowing and provoking masterpieces. Is ‘Lolita’ a story about “The Monster” and paedophile? Or it is a story about unfortunate love and a child lost in time? Is Richard’s strongest desire being to became a King? Or it was passionate revenge to the whole ‘normal’ world?


26th June»27th June

Coates and Cooper present KIDNAP. Lauren Coates is a stand up comedian and comic actor. Lauren Cooper is a performer, clown, writer and theatre maker. Both have performed and produced shows in various venues around the UK such as Edinburgh fringe festival