The Bloomsbury Theatre.
A theatre located in Central London near the West End. We host a varied programme to suit all tastes, from comedy to drama, music to dance and much more. Take a look at our list of upcoming events and book online.
A rendition, from the new volume of animal-life verse with this title, including very wide-screen showings of the author's own drawings of camel, parrot and guillemots.
Also excerpts from Keats House Residency: John Keats once sword-fenced with celery. A meditation on this and a reading of short story 'Stanley's Stick' (not of celery) with world premiere of the sequel.
The War on Want Comedy Gig is back with its seventh annual comedy fundraiser and this year's line up is shaping up to be more amazing than ever!
Top class comedians supporting the charity include the "brilliantly funny" Stand Up for the Week star Angela Barnes; Cutting Edge team member and co-creator/writer of No Pressure to be Funny Alistair Barrie; The Now Show and Just A Minute regular Marcus Brigstocke; legendary alternative stand-up comedian Arnold Brown; Actor and comedian of stage and screen Kevin Eldon; Comic master Stewart Lee; "sharp satirist and superb comic" and co-creator of topical satire podcast No Pressure to be Funny Nick Revell; Brilliant comedian and political activist Kate Smurthwaite.
Benefit to Support "Stand Up On Everest".
On 4th October 2014 Mount Everest Base Camp will play host to "Stand up on Everest" at 5365m above sea level. Rhys Darby, Stewart Francis, Craig Campbell, Glenn Wool Simon Evans and Terry Alderton, will be joined by up to fifty eager fans on a gruelling nine day trek high into the Nepal Himalaya. At Base Camp they will perform on a purpose built stage to their fellow trekkers and any climbers awaiting their turn to summit the World’s highest mountain. More details www.standuponeverest.co.uk
Bright Club, the comedy night where UCL researchers try their hand at stand up comedy, is back at the Bloomsbury Theatre to celebrate our fifth anniversary (FIVE YEARS!).
A lot can happen in 5 years, so with 10 of the best Bright Club performers from UCL and around the country and supported by 3 incredibly brilliant comedians, we will be talking all things change.