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  • What's On

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    On this page, you'll find a list of all upcoming shows at CPT, including London's major annual festival of new and unusual theatre SPRINT Festival (March) and our Spring Season (April - June).

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    Christian Bevan presents

    TAKO

    Tue 27 Feb - Sat 2 Mar at 7pm
    A Tale of Love and Betrayal. A dark, humorous three-hander exploring the complexities of relationships, masculinity and learning from our mistakes.
    Nefeli Kentoni presents

    Wall of Babel

    Wed 6 Mar at 7.15pm
    Three bodies on stage, confronting each other’s tongue; mother tongue. They are in a state of constant translation; until words are not enough, until movement, music, memories are not enough.
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    This Is What Dreams Are Made Of (A declassified British survival guide) -

    This Is What Dreams Are Made Of (A declassified British survival guide)

    Wed 6 Mar at 9pm
    A surreal and joyful step-by-step manual for those looking to assimilate into British culture. Told through music, dance, poetry and verbatim interviews.
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    The Women Who - Peter Carr
    Mama Quilla presents

    The Women Who

    Thu 7 Mar at 8pm
    An evening of fierce new projects by women writers to celebrate International Women's Day. Presented by award-winning woman-led company Mama Quilla Productions.
    Being Slaggy - Katie Beswick
    Katie Beswick presents

    Being Slaggy

    Fri 8 Mar at 7.15pm
    What does it feel like to be a slag? This installation explores the terrain of slaggyness, engaging with feelings of shame, sex, desire and joy through poetry presented at scale.
    The Dirty Thirty: DFUK the Patriarchy - Sergio Maggiolo

    The Dirty Thirty: DFUK the Patriarchy

    Fri 8 Mar at 9pm
    A celebration of all things female, femme, feminine and feminist in honour of International Women’s Day
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    Desperate Wee Gay Boy - Alice Barker and Cameron Kelsey

    Desperate Wee Gay Boy

    Sat 9 Mar at 9pm
    Parties! Sex! The quest for love! Ollie, a gay man from Leith, navigates queer life in the Big Smoke. Has London broken his heart or has shame engulfed him?
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    Declare - Alys Reed

    Declare

    Sat 9 Mar at 7.15pm
    What do you need to declare to the person you're dating?
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    Lucho Libre - David Rios
    Tadeo Martinez presents

    Lucho Libre

    Sun 10 Mar at 7.15pm
    An original one-man show about a Mexican kid standing up to his primary school bully. The story is told bilingually through the lens of Mexican Wrestling and golden-age Disney Channel.
    Sad-Vents - Murdo Macleod
    Eleanor Hill presents

    Sad-Vents

    Sun 10 Mar at 9pm
    Take pictures, take videos, livestream the whole thing if you like. Not for the fainthearted, this ‘endearingly, recklessly look-no-hands bold’ (Lyn Gardner) tragicomedy ‘makes Fleabag look like CBeebies.'
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    Big Bang: 11 March - Corinne Walker image by Matt Hunter. Fuse image by DANI&TING

    Big Bang: 11 March

    Mon 11 Mar at 7.15pm
    Big Bang is CPT’s regular scratch night: an explosion of performance from which new universes of theatre may one day emerge. Kind of like
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    Behind the Beat - Nick Wright
    Simon Roth presents

    Behind the Beat

    Tue 12 Mar at 9pm
    See the world through a drumskin. Behind the Beat is Simon’s first stage show. Join him as he attempts to set up his drum kit amidst hurdles, sidetracks and mysterious interventions.
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    The Weight Of Being -

    The Weight Of Being

    Tue 12 Mar at 7.15pm
    An interactive show measuring all aspects of being human, from experiences and emotions, to answer the question: How much does the perfect life weigh?
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    It's the Economy, Stupid! - Joe Sellman-Leava

    It's the Economy, Stupid!

    Wed 13 Mar at 9pm
    Joe Sellman-Leava and Dylan Howells try to decipher the myth of money, the weaponisation of economics, and the reason it's so hard to understand the force that dominates their lives!
    Spit In My Face - Lucas Buttchewits
    Matthias Moret presents

    Spit In My Face

    Wed 13 Mar at 7.15pm
    A solo show for a solo person trying to navigate his open polyamorous relationship, his modern queer dating life, his sex life and his mental health.
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    3xThursday: Mortar - Chloe Williams
    Adèle Le Gallez presents

    3xThursday: Mortar

    Thu 14 Mar at 6pm
    The 9th floor. A man lives and dies for his work. A live soundscape and story about burnout, capitalism and loss.
    3xThursday: Lovely Day -
    Lucy Gaydecki presents

    3xThursday: Lovely Day

    Thu 15 Mar at 7.30pm
    Hello I’m a mum of 2 and new to Mumsnet. I was wondering whether anyone could show me the ropes and help me grasp some phrases such as AIBU?
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    3xThursday: Metamorphosis - Nina B. Laumann

    3xThursday: Metamorphosis

    Thu 14 Mar at 9pm
    Metamorphosis is the lovechild of grandiose costume design and physical theatre. A poetic ensemble piece featuring synergetic movement patterns and transformative costumes pioneering a new form of storytelling.
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    Nation -
    YESYESNONO presents

    Nation

    Fri 15 - Sat 16 Mar at 7.15pm
    Work-in-progress sharing of a new storytelling show by Sam Ward ('we were promised honey'). It's about nationhood, myth-making and the stories we tell about the land on which we live.
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    Gassan Abdulrazek is Dead - Designer: Sam Dodgshon

    Gassan Abdulrazek is Dead

    Fri 15 Mar at 9pm
    Gassan Abdulrazek is dead... But let's take a look back at his life! The highs, the lows, the even higher highs - a heartwarming trawl through this a-lister's storied career!
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    Near to -
    Pliable presents

    Near to

    Sat 16 Mar at 9pm
    A best friend… a dog…some mouldy leeks… In a run-down community centre, three grieving people gather to remember someone they have lost.
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    Big Bang: 18 March - Good Orgasm (credit: @finn_ok and @scritchcabaret).

    Big Bang: 18 March

    Mon 18 Mar at 7.15pm
    Big Bang is CPT’s regular scratch night: an explosion of performance from which new universes of theatre may one day emerge. Kind of like
    The W.I.G. of Life -

    The W.I.G. of Life

    Tue 19 Mar at 7:15pm
    Biological life is extinct. One organism has the power to bring it all back. The choice is yours. An interactive journey through changing moral codes and futuristic visuals.
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    Readymades -
    Levi Meltzer presents

    Readymades

    Tue 19 Mar at 9pm
    A very dangerous clown’s Work-In-Progress Show about very safe hands.
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    Palaces - Graphic design by Molly Beardall
    As If presents

    Palaces

    Wed 20 Mar at 9pm
    Combining dance and audio drama, As If presents a new show about what we owe each other. A strange, tender, precise unfolding. A quest to nowhere at all.
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    The Body Remembers - Matt Smith
    Rofeda Bougaga presents

    The Body Remembers

    Wed 20 Mar at 7:15pm
    'Shout me when you're 18, beautiful.' Some of them don't even want to wait, they just ask for my snap.
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    3xThursday: Team With No Name - Sian O'Connor

    3xThursday: Team With No Name

    Thu 21 Mar at 6pm
    15 years expertise as: Award-winning dreamers Contemporary dance geeks Masters of the unspectacular Friends Kimberley and Anne-Gaëlle present: Team with No Name A fuchsia championship.
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    3xThursday: Dead & Kicking - Camilla Anvar

    3xThursday: Dead & Kicking

    Thu 21 Mar at 7.30pm
    Brand new company Mulch Productions presents a darkly comic musical play inspired by the true story of Jeanne Pouchain: a woman, very much alive, declared legally dead.
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    Creepy - Dan West
    Sam Does Theatre presents

    Creepy

    Thu 21 Mar at 9pm
    What makes a creepy guy? Sam's begun noticing them everywhere. A work-in-progress performance about dangerous and marginalised people, and how we tell the two apart.
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    baby my love for you is Non-Fungible - Matt Neubauer and the Rider–Waite Tarot Set
    Matthew Neubauer presents

    baby my love for you is Non-Fungible

    Fri 22 Mar at 9pm
    Love. Fate. Money. Art. An amateur soothsayer. A cursed child. AI palmistry. Bad poetry. More money. Pixelated Monkeys. More Fucking Money! And the End of the Goddam World.
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    Zen and Zeros -
    Noemi Gunea presents

    Zen and Zeros

    Fri 22 Mar at 7:15pm
    A group meditation / hypnosis / exorcism on economics, hustle culture and what we can do to survive and thrive wherever geography decides to places us.
    The Death & Life Of All Of Us - Christa Holka
    Victor Esses presents

    The Death & Life Of All Of Us

    Tue 2 - Sat 6 Apr at 7.15pm, Tue 9 - Sat 13 Apr at 9pm
    Following a sell-out Soho Theatre run and an award-winning Edinburgh Fringe, Victor Esses' funny and poignant exploration of family secrets, shame, and embracing our imperfections returns to London.
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    A Doodle - Pinella Guastella
    Anita Pomario presents

    A Doodle

    Wed 3 - Thu 4 April at 9pm
    A physical, multidisciplinary piece that follows the story of Gasparina: an artist who invents people by sketching them on paper. A poetic journey through grief to overcome loss & loneliness.
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    MANBOX - Hector Manchego
    Dan Egg presents

    MANBOX

    Fri 5 - Sat 6 Apr at 9pm
    Dan Egg believes we have a problem with men. Yes, all men. MANBOX is a show about masculinity, queerness and how the patriarchy is failing all of us.
    That's Not My Name - Tom Double

    That's Not My Name

    Tue 9 - Sat 13 Apr at 7.15pm
    Returning to Camden People's Theatre after selling out in 2023, That's Not My Name is 75 minutes of ‘complete carnage’ in the form of stand-up, sketch and musical comedy speaking to the insanity of Psychiatry, labels and our mental health system. ★★★★★
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    RoadSide - A person with long brown hair and white skin wearing dungarees and a mutli-coloured top. They are standing infront of a fabric background which has pots and pans and draw painted onto it. The person is holding out a lighter and looking at the flame.
    Maddie Wakeling presents

    RoadSide

    Mon 15 Apr at 7.15pm
    A solo-show inspired by the emergence of new traveller culture from festivals and free parties ROADSIDE is a chaotic and tender exploration of what home can mean.
    FREAK OUT! - Alyssa Thomas and Claudia Kurucz

    FREAK OUT!

    Tue 16 - Wed 17 Apr at 7.15pm
    This town is falling apart. Let's dance the night away. VAULT Show of the Week nominee, Coin Toss Collective's sell-out show about a community battling coastal erosion returns to London.
    Inconsolable! - Holly Revell

    Inconsolable!

    Tue 16 - Wed 17 Apr at 9pm
    A tragicomedy about our trans relationships with Jewish grief rituals. What surfaces as we bury the dead? Expect live art theatre, live music, and an enormous Trans Anus!
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    MILF The Musical - Rosie Powell
    Kelly Green presents

    MILF The Musical

    Thu 18 and Fri 19 Apr at 7:15pm
    MILF the Musical is a glitzy silly work in progress about being a mum.
    Ramalama Ding Dong - Peter Stray and Al Orange
    Roshi Nasehi presents

    Ramalama Ding Dong

    19 Apr at 9pm
    A captivating and frequently hilarious meta-comic, multi-media theatre show exploring stand up, sound art, singing and animation inspired by IRL experiences of surreal racism.
    Ruptured - Daniel Bernal
    Joanna Woźnicka presents

    Ruptured

    Tue 22 - Thu 24 Apr at 9pm
    A multidisciplinary theatre piece exploring how migration affects our familial relationships; the confusing mixture of cultural, generational, and language barriers which prevent us from understanding one other.
    English Kings Killing Foreigners - Zbigniew Kotkiewicz
    a2b theatre presents

    English Kings Killing Foreigners

    Tue 23 April - Sat 11 May at 7.15pm
    A tell-all dark comedy that peels back the skin of English cultural identity to reveal the steaming battlefields that lies beneath. Would you die for your country?
    Fat Chance - Von Fox
    Rachel Stockdale presents

    Fat Chance

    Fri 26 - Sat 27 April at 9pm
    Meet Rachel - a 20-something actress from Boro whose funny, celebratory and politically powerful one-woman play explores her true-life experience of weight gain from size 8 to 18.
    So That You May Go Beyond The Sea - Joey Jepps & Gabriele Uboldi
    Undone Theatre presents

    So That You May Go Beyond The Sea

    Thu 2 - Sat 4 May at 9pm
    Meet real-life partners Joey and Gabs. This is a show about the show they never made. The true story of how a 1904 opera caused the breakdown of their relationship.
    I LOVE SEX / YOU LOVE SEX - Flora MacAngus
    Powerhouse presents

    I LOVE SEX / YOU LOVE SEX

    Tue 7 - Thu 9 May at 9pm
    Exploring the physical manifestation of radical female friendship and the intricacies of the female politicised sexual experience.
    Shelley - Rachel Sophie Isaac Schwartz

    Shelley

    Fri 10 - Sat 11 May at 9pm
    Filmic theatre centred on Shelley Duvall, The Shining, and gore. Duvall’s “inconvenient” emotionality sets me veering between burlesque routines, buckets o’ blood, & the terror/joy of becoming the blob.
    In Between - Geraint Roberts
    Zhanna Chernenko presents

    In Between

    Tue 14 May at 9pm
    Explore the profound impact of personal choices and historical narratives through the intertwining stories of three women, beautifully depicted through contemporary dance, text, and video.
    ELSEWHERE 在别处 - Chenxuan Wang

    ELSEWHERE 在别处

    Tue 14 - Wed 15 May at 7.15pm
    Shuyan is your typical Chinese student– smart, hardworking, filial but uninspired and with mountain-high expectations. With a perfect life track record, she is bound to breakthrough something beyond your imagination.
    Project Atom Boi - Designer: He Zhang, Photographer: Kiki Ye, Ting-Ning Wen

    Project Atom Boi

    Wed 15 - Sat 18 May at 9pm
    The award-winning Atom Boi from VAULT 2023 returns. An episodic and nostalgic dive into a secret Chinese nuclear town with live filming, meme and a nuclear explosion.
    For the Love of SPAM - @BeadyFilms/ Babara Dudek
    Sierra Sevilla presents

    For the Love of SPAM

    Thu 16 - Sat 18 May at 7.15pm
    For the Love of Spam is a one-woman comedic stand-up, puppetry, participatory, and multisensory show dedicated to two things: canned meat and colonialism.
    Piece of Me - Joseph Brett
    Claire Gaydon presents

    Piece of Me

    Tue 21 May - Sat 1 Jun at 7pm
    Ever feel like you’re being watched? You probably are, bitch. This Britney-inspired show examines surveillance ethics and the cult of celebrity with an original soundtrack that fizzes with nostalgia.
    The Land That Never Was - Liam Rees
    presents

    The Land That Never Was

    Tue 21 - Wed 22 May at 9pm
    In 1820 Gregor MacGregor sold a country that didn't exist. In 2024 Liam Rees can't stop lying to tourists. Part confessional storytelling, part TED Talk. Mostly bullshit.
    Cry For Me - Santiago Lago

    Cry For Me

    Thu 23 - Sat 25 May at 9pm
    A dystopian cabaret about migrant labour, Cry For Me is a carousel of migrant lament for the living dead under capitalism.
    The Crip Monologues - CRIPtic Arts
    CRIPtic Arts presents

    The Crip Monologues

    Mon 27 - Tue 28 May at 7.15pm
    From Jamie Hale, with Hayleigh Morrow, Sonera Theo Angel, Emily Brenchi, and Simone Roach, The Crip Monologues explores disability, scrutiny, intimacy, and the reclamatory power of choosing to stare back.
    Miss Brexit - Hana Ptáčková | instagram @hana_ptackova
    Maria Who? presents

    Miss Brexit

    Wed 29 - Fri 31 May at 9pm
    Miss Brexit is an extravagant satire about migrant actors in a place that no longer welcomes them. Through live music and interactivity, this show will not leave you indifferent...
    GRILLS - Harry Elletson
    Mirrorball presents

    GRILLS

    Tue 4 to Sat 22 Jun at 7pm (Saturday matinees 3pm)
    When othered histories aren't saved and we struggle to meet our predecessors, archiving becomes political. GRILLS is a Mirrorball and CPT co-production, supported by Camden Council and ACE.

    “Keep up the good work producing cutting-edge theatre for everyone in London”

    Councillor Jonathan Simpson, 29 January 2018