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Wig Out

Wig Out
Royal Court, London | 20th November 2008 – 10th January '09

"In this gossamer- laced reality there is never a moment to be without your face, to not be together. One false move and you'll get chopped...

Hansel and Gretel

Hansel and Gretel
Theatre Royal, Stratford | 29th November 2008 - 17th January 2009

Written by Hope Massiah and directed by Dawn Reid. In 2007 Darren Hart thrilled audiences as the loveable Buttons in...

Money Journey to the West

Monkey: Journey to the West
Monkey's World, Outside of the O2, Greenwich | 06 December 2008 - 04 January 2009

Described by the British tabloids as a ‘popera’, Monkey features a cast of over 40 performers, including acrobats, silk dancers, contortionists, volcano soldiers...

Snow White and the Seven Dwarves

Snow White and the Seven Dwarves
Broadway Theatre, Catford | December '08 - 04 Janaury '09

Following the record-breaking success of Aladdin last year, don't miss the Broadway Theatre's spectacular Christmas pantomime...

In Blood: The Bacchae

In Blood: The Bacchae
Arcola Theatre | 06 January to 31st January '09

Britain’s first ever professional Capoeira production based on Euripides’ epic play comes to Arcola for a limited run as part of the 2009 Brazilian Season...

Apples and Snakes in Soho: Poetry, patois and poignancy ft. Valerie Boom

Apples and Snakes in Soho: Poetry, patois and poignancy ft. Valerie Boom
The Soho Theatre | 28th January 2009

Poetry's patois queen Valerie Bloom will be taking us on a verbal voyage through her hard-hitting, poignant, exuberant back-catalogue.

Amazonia

Amazonia
Young Vic, London | January '09

This Christmas, Brazilian and British theatre artists come together to create a spectacular Amazonian adventure...

Mother Goose

Mother Goose
Hackney Empire, London | December '08 - January '09

Once upon a time there lived a kindly storyteller called Mother Goose. She lived in Hackneytopia with her son Billy and all the other fairytale folk...

Loot

Loot
Theatre Royal, Newcastle | 11th December '08 – 31st January '09

Jim Creighton, David Haig, James Hayes, Doon Mackichan and Javone Prince join Matt Di Angelo in Joe Orton’s Loot, directed by Sean Holmes at the Tricycle Theatre.

Lewisham's In Celebration of Barack Obama

Lewisham's In Celebration of Barack Obama
The Broadway Theatre | 20th January 2009

Hosted by Curtis Walker and Diahanne Rhiney...

Obama Inauguration Party

Obama Inauguration Party
Tricycle Theatre | 20th January 2009

Celebrate the inauguration of America’s first black president at the Tricycle.

20109 Change - Be a part of the Change

20109 Change - Be a part of the Change
The Indig02, London | 20th January '09

To celebrate the historic inauguration of Barack Obama as 44th President of the United States of America...

The Convict’s Opera

The Convict’s Opera
UK Tour | 15th January - 28th March '09

The Convict’s Opera relocates a staging of John Gay’s famous work The Beggar’s Opera; to onboard a ship bound for Australia, performed by the ships inhabitants – convicts...

Why I Don't Hate White People

Why I Don't Hate White People
The Lyric, Hammersmith | 22nd January – 14th February '09

He didn’t know a black person until he was eighteen.  It wasn’t his fault. They just thought it was better that way. Playwright, performer and broadcaster Lemn Sissay...

Romeo and Juliet Docklands

Romeo and Juliet Docklands
The Space | 27th January - 14th February '09

Shakespeare’s tale of teenage knife crime, gang rivalry and arranged marriage is updated to the modern day Docklands in a production by Admiration Theatre.

Henri Oguike Dance

Henri Oguike Dance Company 10th Anniversary
UK Spring Tour | 23rd January - 27th March '09

Henri Oguike Dance Company celebrates 10 years of presenting musically inspired choreography of the very highest quality with a spring UK tour.

Up Against the Wall

Up Against the Wall
The Octagon Theatre, Bolton | 29th January to 28th February '09

A vibrant comedy musical with over twenty great soul and funk songs from the 70s. The New Year at the Octagon Theatre starts with Up Against the Wall...

Madame Zingara

Madame Zingara
Battersea Power Station | London January '09 - March '09

After two years in South Africa, the multi-award winning bohemian playpen, Madame Zingara and her Theatre of Dreams arrives at the Battersea Power station in London...

RSC on Tour with Othello

RSC on Tour with Othello
The Royal Shakespeare Company On Tour | January '09 - March 09

The Royal Shakespeare Company will tour Othello, Shakespeare’s great tragedy of jealousy and suspicion.

Tavaziva Dance’s 2009

Tavaziva Dance’s 2009 Spring Tour including the world premiere of My Friend Robert
UK Tour | 29th January - 01st April '09

Politics and cutting-edge dance collide in the world premiere of the controversial My Friend Robert by award-winning Zimbabwean-born choreographer Bawren Tavaziva...

Thriller Live!

Thriller - Live in the West End
Lyric Theatre, London | January - 12th April '09

Thriller – Live is the spectacular, high-octane show specially created to celebrate the career of the world's greatest entertainer and undisputed King of Pop, Michael Jackson...

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