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

Opening on 15 December

Great Expectations
GREAT EXPECTATIONS - Showing 15-29 December.

Theatre Lab Company
, brings Charles Dickens' GREAT EXPECTATIONS to The Playground Theatre in time for Christmas. Enjoy this dramatic story of love, fortune, redemption, betterment, revenge, and freedom with all of the family.


Use discount code: FAMGE4 to get Boxing Day tickets for £10.00 each on purchases of 4 to 6 tickets. Also enjoy a 10% discount at our cafe bar.

is on the English GCSE 2020 reading list

Sunday 15 Dec through Sunday 29 Dec at, 7.30pm.
Matinees on Wednesday 18, Saturday 21 & Saturday 28 Dec at, 2.30pm.
NO PERFORMANCES on Thursday 19 Dec, Tuesday 24 Dec - Christmas Eve, or Wednesday 25 Dec - Christmas Day. 
Running time approx 2 hours with an interval. Suitable for  all ages.

Our cafe bar,
under new management, will be open over the Christmas break.

Contact Us


The Playground Theatre
Latimer Rd London W10 6RQ

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