Buttons: A Cinderella Story
Kings Head Theatre, Islington, 23 Nobember - 5 January 2019
Charles Court Opera return for their twelfth dazzling, delightful and downright hilarious boutique pantomime. This year, they’ve turned one of the best loved fairytales of all time upside down and sprinkled it with an extra special helping of CCO mischief in their brand new production of Buttons!
The Crumple Zone
Kings Head Theatre, Islington 24 November - 9 December
Taking place in a Staten Island apartment over the Christmas holiday season, this hilarious comedy gives a fly -on-the-wall perspective when four friends and a mystery visitor find themselves in just one apartment.
Bridge House Theatre, SE20, 26 Nov - 23 Dec
Hotly tipped for the top band of 1964 the “The Plaids” were on their way to the biggest gig of their careers. Sadly when their car collided with a school bus, the passengers of the bus survived, sadly the Plaids did not. Fast forward to a chilly Winter evening, where through a disturbance in the cosmos the Plaids are sent back on Earth on a mission, to perform the ultimate TV Christmas Special.
The Hope Theatre, Islington 27 Nov - 22 Dec
“Christmas is a right frightening bastard. If you can survive it in here then there’s hope”. In a secure hospital for the ‘criminally insane’, three women prepare for the Christmas disco and ask: ‘in such a topsy-turvy world, who are you to say that I’m insane?’ An irreverent dark comedy from one of the most important feminist voices of her generation.