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

Mailing List News

STYX  - Showing 2 to 5, and  9 to 14 September.

STYX is an award-winning theatre-concert about family, myth and memory loss from new theatre company Second Body. Performed by an international supergroup of musicians, it tells the true story of a grandmother and grandson piecing together the memories that connect them across time.

“a highly accessible trip through the wires of human existence” ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐Around the Sound.

“a powerful, thought-provoking and deeply sensory journey” ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ FringeFeed.

Performance information: 2-5 and 9-14 Sept, at 7.30pm. Suitable for age 12+.  Running time approx 70 mins.
REBELFEST  - Showing 6, 7 & 8 September.

REBELFEST will incorporate three days of theatre, music, dance, comedy, film, literature, science and art, drawn from the local community and artists from further afield.
There will be performances and activities for all ages throughout the day.

If you would like to apply to perform at REBELFEST please contact gus@theplaygroundtheatre.london. 
The lineup for the festival will be announced in August when tickets for the evening events will also go on sale.

Performance information: Daytime events are free. Suitable for all ages.
RSVP to the Box Office: 020 8960 0110.  

We want to continue to provide free theatre where we can. Please support us by making a donation. More importantly please do visit us at our theatre. 
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The Playground Theatre
Latimer Rd London W10 6RQ

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