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Waterloo East Theatre
Brad Street
London
SE1 8TG
020 7928 0060
info@waterlooeast.co.uk
http://www.waterlooeast.co.uk
Nearest Tube/Train Station:
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The Sword and the Dope
On from 05 Sep 2017 to 01 Oct 2017
Waterloo East Theatre
by Michael Head

Tickets: £15 - £18 - PREVIEWS Sept 5 & 6 ALL tickets 15

5 Sept – 1 Oct

LAPA productions present

The Sword and the Dope by Michael Head

Starring Stevi Ritchie & Stacey McClean

It's back and this time it's political-ish

Austerity, snap elections, Brexit...it's enough to get anyone down, well let The Sword And The Dope fix that.

The return of the show celebrated by critiques as 'Monty Phython with a touch of Blackadder' (Ham and High) with 'More laughs from the stalls than any other show I can recall' (Broadway World) add a touch of 'Good old fashioned British humour at it's best' (Greenwich Mercury) even throw in 'some superb big show numbers' (Southwark News) and add a political-ish twist and it should be enough to put a smile on even Teresa May's face.

The Classic tale of King Arthur told sideways with a modern twist, The Sword and The Dope will not help with the Brexit Negotiations, public sector pay cap or NHS waiting times but it has entertained, made people laugh and had people tapping their toes and humming along for over 200 performances and we think it is about time you joined the revolution.

We can not change the world but we aim to give a great night out and in these dark times we think that is exactly what is needed. Starring Stevie Ritchie and Stacey McClean alongside the most talented and beautiful cast you will see for under 20.00 (our legal team would like to point out the last statement might not be accurate)

'The Sword and the Dope was a rollicking and light hearted show – Public Reviews

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A Nazi Comparison
On from 03 Oct 2017 to 29 Oct 2017
Waterloo East Theatre
by Craft Theatre

Tickets: £12 - £15 / (£13 concessions) - EARLY BIRD - BOOK BEFORE SEPT 12 - All Tickets 12

3 – 29 Oct

Craft Theatre presents

A Nazi Comparison

Clare, A young woman at university happens upon an English translation of a play written by Hitlers favourite playwright and it upsets her entire world view. She cant help but see strong parallels in how the media was manipulated then, and now. Filled with anxiety that the world she lives in is not as noble as everyone is led to believe, she digs deeper, and deeper and deeper. Jumps down a rabbit hole that eventually isolates her from everyone she knows and loves. Her friends shun her, her parents demean her, her work fires her, her teachers expel her. If the truth is the truth then why wont anyone listen? Her anger consumes her. Her thoughts turn extreme, she finds extremists to confide in... and they begin planning, something dangerous..

On Clares quest for truth, does she become her worst fear, or reveal her worst fear?

Craft Theatre, one of the top fringe theatre companies in London, brings you their newest piece, faced paced thriller A Nazi Comparison. Devised from Shalateger by Hanns Johst (Poet Laurette to the Third Reich), contemporary political rhetoric, buried facts, intense drama, physical feats, and nuanced storytelling; to bring you one of the most controversial pieces to hit London since Edward Bonds Saved

Can you handle the truth?

www.craft-theatre.com

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Much Ado About Nothing
On from 14 Nov 2017 to 26 Nov 2017
Waterloo East Theatre
by William Shakespeare

Tickets: £12 - £14 - EARLY BIRD - BOOK BEFORE NOV 1 - ALL tickets 12

14 – 26 Nov

Controlled Chaos Theatre Company

presents

Much Ado About Nothing

By William Shakespeare

A Tragic Comedy

It is December 1938, the Spanish Civil War is still raging. Benedick and Claudio, members of the Italian Volunteer Force aiding General Franco, return home to Messina to spend their Christmas leave with Signora Leonata and her family. Waiting for them are Beatrice and Hero. A marriage is swiftly arranged. A merry war of wit commences between Benedick and Beatrice, but darkness soon enshrouds all concerned when a deadly plot is contrived by a sinister force.

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Christmas Chaos
On from 28 Nov 2017 to 17 Dec 2017
Waterloo East Theatre
by Shaun Kitchener

Tickets: £10 - £15 / (£13 concessions) - PREVIEWS - NOV 28 - 30 ALL Tickets £10

28 Nov – Dec 17


West Avenue Theatre present

Christmas Farce

by Shaun Kitchener

Backstage at a regional theatre, it's the opening night of a revamped Nativity and the atmosphere among the hapless cast and crew is far from festive. But as the curtain rises and the show spirals quickly out of control, they're going to have to think fast to stop it becoming a complete turkey...

Written by BAFTA Rocliffe Comedy winner Shaun Kitchener (Hollyoaks, Positive, 5 6 7 8: A Steps Musical) and produced by the company behind Briefs, Christmas Farce is a hilarious alternative to panto; packed with laughs from beginning to end.

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gPure comic classc A real pre-Christmas treath Ginger Wig & Strolling Man

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