About us

Visit the newest off-West End venue The Playground Theatre in London W10 to enjoy the latest drama, musical theatre, standup comedians, festivals and performing arts. Our gem of a theatre is a registered charity, we rely on kind donations to remain open. We work with established and emerging artists nationally and across the globe. Our ethos has fostered many bold and imaginative new works. We are fully engaged with our rich and diverse community. We look forward to welcoming you through our doors.

How to Get Here

The Playground Theatre is a 12 minute walk from Latimer Road Station.
'This theatre will certainly be an exciting one to watch.'
'A handsome theatre'
'One looks forward to new surprises from the Playground Theatre.'
'The feeling that you give the artist is of total friendship and understanding. The Playground is unique in that'
– Marcello Magni –
'The Playground Theatre is a brilliant creative space in West London. I’m very excited about its future'
– Damon Albarn –
'The Playground Theatre is the sort of place where I would like to go and play all day, the space radiates an excitement of fresh possibilities'
– Celia Imrie –
Something remarkable is happening at the Playground Theatre.
- Julian Eaves - ✭✭✭✭✭ Soldier On review -
"We are incredibly proud to be The Playground Theatres sole outreach partner. We are developing a number of programs in partnership with the theatre and look forward to delivering ongoing support to children, both affected by Grenfell and in the wider community, who are experiencing trauma and bereavement.”
Jake Walker, Grief Encounter

Showing now

Maria Callas The Black Pearl
MARIA CALLAS: THE BLACK PEARL - Showing 21, 22, & 23 Nov.

Join Ferruccio Mezzadri, Maria Callas's trusted butler; on an inner journey that spanned more than 20 years until her death. 

On 16 September 1977 Maria Callas died in her Paris apartment aged 54. From that moment on her name went down in history as one of the greatest singers of all times. This extraordinary singer and actress had always been known for her troubled lifestyle, an existence which slowly destroyed her career.

Thur 21 Nov through Sat 23 Nov at, 7.30pm. Running time approx 55 mins. Suitable for  all ages.

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The Playground Theatre
Latimer Rd London W10 6RQ

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