Soho Theatre

Soho Theatre
21 Dean Street, London, W1D 3NE
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Soho Theatre

Slap bang in the middle of one of London's most creative districts, this new writing theatre takes in comedy, cabaret, theatre and various writer events. There are three separate spaces: the 150-seat Soho Theatre, the 90-seat Soho Upstairs and the cabaret space Soho Downstairs.

Nearby tube stations are Leicester Square, Tottenham Court Road, Oxford Circus and Piccadilly Circus. Buses which pass within walking distance include the 7, 8, 10, 25, 55, 73, 98 and 176 on Oxford Street, the 14, 19 and 38 on Shaftesbury Avenues. the 3, 6, 12, 13, 15, 23, 53 and 88 on Regent's Street and the 14, 29 and 176 on Charing Cross Road.

For cyclists there are Boris Bikes docking stations on Wardour Street, Soho Square, Broadwick Street and Great Marlborough Street. Drivers can use Q-Park's Theatreland parking scheme which offers 50% off parking when visiting the theatre.

  • Provides: Free wi-fi

Events at this venue

There are 36 events at this location

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Aditi Mittal: Global Village Idiot

The trailblazing Indian comic and star of A Beginner's Guide To India mixes topical stand-up with frank talk to explore her place in the world.

Sat 14 Oct

Soho Downstairs

£9–£10 / 020 7478 0100

  • 19:30

Tue 17 Oct

Soho Downstairs

£9–£10 / 020 7478 0100

  • 19:30

Wed 18 Oct

Soho Downstairs

£9–£10 / 020 7478 0100

  • 19:30
…and 8 more dates until 28 Oct

Ahir Shah: Control

  • 4 stars

The stand-up ponders freedom, fascism, history, hope, resistance and milk in an age of global socio-political turmoil.

Tue 26 Sep

Soho Downstairs

£9–£10; £10–£12; £12–£14 (£11; £13) / 020 7478 0100

  • 19:30

Wed 27 Sep

Soho Downstairs

£9–£10; £10–£12; £12–£14 (£11; £13) / 020 7478 0100

  • 19:30

Thu 28 Sep

Soho Downstairs

£9–£10; £10–£12; £12–£14 (£11; £13) / 020 7478 0100

  • 19:30
…and 7 more dates until 7 Oct

Mon 25 Sep

Soho Downstairs

£10 / 020 7478 0100

The Mock The Week performer joins various guests to discuss a current topic and decide on one piece of direct action to try achieve before next month's meeting. Guests include Norman Lamb MP, Times chief football writer Henry Winter and stand-up Tiff Stevenson.

  • 19:30

Mon 30 Oct

Soho Downstairs

£10 / 020 7478 0100

The Mock The Week performer joins various guests to discuss a current topic and decide on one piece of direct action to try achieve before next month's meeting. With John O'Farrell and Jonathan Bartley.

  • 19:30

Ari Eldjarn: Pardon My Icelandic

Following a sold-out run at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe, the Icelandic stand-up, who was born and raised in Reykjavik, gleefully upends Scandinavian stereotypes and explores the perils of fatherhood.

Thu 5 Oct

Soho Upstairs

£14 (£12) / 020 7478 0100

  • 19:15

Fri 6 Oct

Soho Upstairs

£14 (£12) / 020 7478 0100

  • 19:15

Sat 7 Oct

Soho Upstairs

£14 (£12) / 020 7478 0100

  • 19:15

Colin Hoult/Anna Mann: How We Stop The Fascists

The comic and star of BBC Three's Murder in Successville, dons drag to portray a pretentious but winning woman, Anna, who takes on the terrifying rise of fascism.

Mon 25 Sep

Soho Upstairs

£10–£15 (£10–£13) / 020 7478 0100

  • 20:45

Tue 26 Sep

Soho Upstairs

£10–£15 (£10–£13) / 020 7478 0100

  • 20:45

Wed 27 Sep

Soho Upstairs

£10–£15 (£10–£13) / 020 7478 0100

  • 20:45
…and 3 more dates until 30 Sep

Daniel Sloss: NOW

The Scottish comedian, and recent recipient of the 2016 Sydney Comedy Festival 'Best of the Fest' International Award, presents his latest show.

Mon 4 Dec

£10–£20 / 020 7478 0100

Downstairs

£10–£20 / 020 7478 0100

Tue 5 Dec

£10–£20 / 020 7478 0100

Downstairs

£10–£20 / 020 7478 0100

Wed 6 Dec

£10–£20 / 020 7478 0100

Downstairs

£10–£20 / 020 7478 0100

…and 3 more dates until 9 Dec

David Hoyle - Diamond

Diamond explores LGBT history spanning the 60-year period from 1957 to 2017 through the personal biography of David Hoyle. Weaving together intimate personal accounts and landmark events, Diamond charts David's rise from gay adolescent in Blackpool in the north of England, to famous Channel 4 anti-drag queen cult…

Mon 13 Nov

£7–£20 / 020 7478 0100

  • 19:15

Tue 14 Nov

£7–£20 / 020 7478 0100

  • 19:15

Wed 15 Nov

£7–£20 / 020 7478 0100

  • 19:15
…and 3 more dates until 18 Nov

Desiree Burch: Unf*ckable

Raw and raucous observations and advice from the 2015 Funny Women-winner, poking around the drives women have to stop sex from becoming work.

Mon 9 Oct

Soho Upstairs

£10 / 020 7478 0100

  • 21:00

Tue 10 Oct

Soho Upstairs

£10 / 020 7478 0100

  • 21:00

Wed 11 Oct

Soho Upstairs

£10 / 020 7478 0100

  • 21:00
…and 3 more dates until 14 Oct

Diane Chorley: Rhythm Of Live

The fallen 1980s icon reveals her battle against a life-threatening addiction to Calpol as she performs her seminal 1986 album accompanied by multi-instrumentalist Milky Bar Chris De Burgh.

Thu 5 Oct

Soho Downstairs

£13–£18 (£13–£16) / 020 7478 0100

  • 21:30

Fri 6 Oct

Soho Downstairs

£13–£18 (£13–£16) / 020 7478 0100

  • 21:30

The End Of Hope

  • Directed by: Max Elton
  • Written by: David Ireland

Rufus Wright and Elinor Lawless star in David Ireland's comedy about two strangers, who are poised to have a one night stand but must resolve some pressing questions before succumbing to desire. The Soho Theatre and Orange Tree Theatre co-production is directed by Max Elton.

Tue 10 Oct

£10–£15 (£10–£13.50) / 020 7478 0100

  • 19:30

Wed 11 Oct

£10–£15 (£10–£13.50) / 020 7478 0100

  • 19:30

Thu 12 Oct

£10–£15 (£10–£13.50) / 020 7478 0100

  • 19:30
…and 26 more dates until 11 Nov

Le Gateau Chocolat: Duckie

The Nigerian singer presents a re-imagining of The Ugly Duckling. The classic tale of identity and belonging is set in an animal circus.

Tue 31 Oct

Soho Downstairs

£13–£20 (£14–£18) / 020 7478 0100

  • 19:30

Wed 1 Nov

Soho Downstairs

£13–£20 (£14–£18) / 020 7478 0100

  • 19:30

Thu 2 Nov

Soho Downstairs

£13–£20 (£14–£18) / 020 7478 0100

  • 19:30
…and 2 more dates until 4 Nov

Goodbear

Sketch comedy duo Joe Barnes and Henry Perryment book the audience into a mysterious hotel, which is inhabited by eccentric characters, set to an original score. Directed by George Chilcott.

Mon 2 Oct

Soho Downstairs

£9–£15 (£9–£13) / 020 7478 0100

  • 21:30

Tue 3 Oct

Soho Downstairs

£9–£15 (£9–£13) / 020 7478 0100

  • 21:30

Wed 4 Oct

Soho Downstairs

£9–£15 (£9–£13) / 020 7478 0100

  • 21:30

Sat 7 Oct

Soho Downstairs

£9–£15 (£9–£13) / 020 7478 0100

  • 21:30

Mon 25 Sep

£10–£16 (£12–£15) / 020 7478 0100

A partly autobiographical dark comedy about finding your voice by Natasha Marshall.

  • 19:15

Tue 26 Sep

£10–£16 (£12–£15) / 020 7478 0100

A partly autobiographical dark comedy about finding your voice by Natasha Marshall.

  • 19:15

Wed 27 Sep

£10–£16 (£12–£15) / 020 7478 0100

A partly autobiographical dark comedy about finding your voice by Natasha Marshall.

  • 19:15
…and 3 more dates until 30 Sep

Hari Kondabolu

Politically charged humour from the Brooklyn-based comedian and co-host of the podcast Politically Re-Active with fellow comedian W Kamau Bell.

Tue 10 Oct

Soho Downstairs

£15–£18 / 020 7478 0100

  • 21:30

Wed 11 Oct

Soho Downstairs

£15–£18 / 020 7478 0100

  • 21:30

The Horne Section

The sextet fronted by the inimitable Alex Horne performs a medley of retro jazz-swing and big band music plus stand-up, performance and musical comedy.

Mon 2 Oct

Soho Downstairs

£16–£18 (£15–£17) / 020 7478 0100

  • 19:30

Fri 13 Oct

Soho Downstairs

£16–£18 (£15–£17) / 020 7478 0100

  • 23:30

Fri 10 Nov

Soho Downstairs

£16–£18 (£15–£17) / 020 7478 0100

  • 23:30

Mon 13 Nov

Soho Downstairs

£16–£18 (£15–£17) / 020 7478 0100

  • 19:30

Ivo Graham: Educated Guess

After an eventful year off (got a new laptop, etc), the boy's back in town with resolutions galore but less courage in his convictions than ever. How much has Ivo learnt? And what good has it done him? As seen on Mock the Week, Live at the Apollo, As Yet Untitled, Live from the BBC, Fighting Talk.

Mon 16 Oct

Soho Upstairs

£10 / 020 7478 0100

  • 21:00

Tue 17 Oct

Soho Upstairs

£10 / 020 7478 0100

  • 21:00

Wed 18 Oct

Soho Upstairs

£10 / 020 7478 0100

  • 21:00
…and 3 more dates until 21 Oct

John Kearns: Don't Worry They're Here

Bold, hilarious, absurd comedy from the award-winning comedian and former guide at the House of Parliament.

Mon 25 Sep

£10–£19 (£8–£17) / 020 7478 0100

  • 21:45

Tue 26 Sep

£10–£19 (£8–£17) / 020 7478 0100

  • 21:45

Wed 27 Sep

£10–£19 (£8–£17) / 020 7478 0100

  • 21:45
…and 3 more dates until 30 Sep

Joseph Morpurgo: Hammerhead

Outlandishly funny multimedia comedy and new voodoo from the mind of the Edinburgh Comedy Award nominee and three-time Chortle Award winner.

Mon 16 Oct

£11–£15 (£10–£12) / 020 7478 0100

  • 20:45

Tue 17 Oct

£11–£15 (£10–£12) / 020 7478 0100

  • 20:45

Wed 18 Oct

£11–£15 (£10–£12) / 020 7478 0100

  • 20:45
…and 9 more dates until 28 Oct

Kerry Godliman

The stand-up and actress muses on (mis)communication in a modern age.

Tue 10 Oct

Soho Downstairs

£13.50–£16.50 (£14.50) / 020 7478 0100

  • 19:30

Wed 11 Oct

Soho Downstairs

£13.50–£16.50 (£14.50) / 020 7478 0100

  • 19:30

Thu 12 Oct

Soho Downstairs

£13.50–£16.50 (£14.50) / 020 7478 0100

  • 19:30

Fri 13 Oct

Soho Downstairs

£13.50–£16.50 (£14.50) / 020 7478 0100

  • 19:30

Mae Martin: Dope

The star of the award-nominated Mae Martin’s Guide to 21st Century Sexuality (BBC Radio Four) examines a lifetime of obsessions, fandom and addiction with ‘effortlessly amusing, highly watchable charm’ (Times). MAE MARTIN shines a light on that one weird shrimp we all have in our brains that is happy to pursue…

Mon 25 Sep

£9–£20 / 020 7478 0100

Tue 26 Sep

£9–£20 / 020 7478 0100

Wed 27 Sep

£9–£20 / 020 7478 0100

…and 3 more dates until 30 Sep

Mae Martin: Dope

  • 4 stars

The star of the award-nominated Mae Martin's Guide to 21st Century Sexuality presents her latest show which looks at addictions, and the pursuits of short-term pleasure.

Mon 25 Sep

£9–£20 / 020 7478 0100

  • 21:30
Soho Downstairs

£10–£16 (£9–£15) / 020 7478 0100

  • 21:30

Tue 26 Sep

£9–£20 / 020 7478 0100

  • 21:30
Soho Downstairs

£10–£16 (£9–£15) / 020 7478 0100

  • 21:30

Wed 27 Sep

£9–£20 / 020 7478 0100

  • 21:30
Soho Downstairs

£10–£16 (£9–£15) / 020 7478 0100

  • 21:30
…and 3 more dates until 30 Sep

The Magic Flute

This bold new take on Mozart's opera incorporates Glyn Maxwell's poetry, Alex Beetschen's orchestration and Valentina Ceschi's theatrical creativity, going behind the velvet VIP ropes in the era of Trump and recessions.

Sun 24 Sep

£10–£36 / 020 7478 0100

  • 19:00

Mon 25 Sep

£10–£36 / 020 7478 0100

  • 19:00
Soho Theatre

£10–£36 / 020 7478 0100

  • 19:00

Tue 26 Sep

£10–£36 / 020 7478 0100

  • 19:00
Soho Theatre

£10–£36 / 020 7478 0100

  • 19:00
…and 11 more dates until 7 Oct

Natalie Palamides: LAID

  • 4 stars

LA based comedian andUpright Citizens' Brigade performer Natalie Palamides explores motherhood with absurd dilemmas, silly routines and surreal physical comedy. Palamides won the coveted Edinburgh Comedy Award for Best Newcomer at the 2017 Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Mon 6 Nov

prices vary / 020 7478 0100

Tue 7 Nov

prices vary / 020 7478 0100

Wed 8 Nov

prices vary / 020 7478 0100

…and 8 more dates until 18 Nov

Nathan Caton: Pursuit Of Happiness

The exciting young stand-up is going from strength to strength. Coming from Amused Moose and Chortle Award runner-up in 2015 to a circuit headliner and a recognised name on TV and radio, Nathan's blend of personal and political comedy is not to be missed.

Tue 24 Oct

Soho Upstairs

£10–£15 / 020 7478 0100

  • 21:00

Wed 25 Oct

Soho Upstairs

£10–£15 / 020 7478 0100

  • 21:00

Thu 26 Oct

Soho Upstairs

£10–£15 / 020 7478 0100

  • 21:00
…and 2 more dates until 28 Oct

Ongals: Babbling Comedy

  • 4 stars

A group of adult babies perform magic, circus skills and beatboxing.

Mon 4 Dec

prices vary / 020 7478 0100

Tue 5 Dec

prices vary / 020 7478 0100

Wed 6 Dec

prices vary / 020 7478 0100

…and 24 more dates until 6 Jan 2018

Phil Wang: Kinabalu

  • 4 stars

Phil Wang, son of the British Empire, muses on the realities of being a British East Asian in his laid back style.

Tue 28 Nov

£16 / 020 7478 0100

  • 19:15

Wed 29 Nov

£16 / 020 7478 0100

  • 19:15

Thu 30 Nov

£16 / 020 7478 0100

  • 19:15
…and 7 more dates until 9 Dec

Rattle Snake

Charlotte Bennett directs Catrina McHugh's contemporary tale based on real life stories of women who have faced and survived coercive controlling domestic abuse.

Tue 24 Oct

Soho Upstairs

£15 (£12.50) / 020 7478 0100

  • 19:00

Wed 25 Oct

Soho Upstairs

£15 (£12.50) / 020 7478 0100

  • 19:00

Thu 26 Oct

Soho Upstairs

£15 (£12.50) / 020 7478 0100

  • 19:00
…and 2 more dates until 28 Oct

Rhys Nicholson: I'm Fine

Astute satire and corrosive wit from the Sydney-based, Newcastle native.

Mon 2 Oct

Soho Upstairs

£10–£15 (£10–£13) / 020 7478 0100

  • 21:00

Tue 3 Oct

Soho Upstairs

£10–£15 (£10–£13) / 020 7478 0100

  • 21:00

Wed 4 Oct

Soho Upstairs

£10–£15 (£10–£13) / 020 7478 0100

  • 21:00
…and 3 more dates until 7 Oct

Sanspants Radio Live And Up Late

A late-night comedy podcast odyssey from the creators of the Plumbing The Death Star and Shut Up A Second podcasts.

Sat 14 Oct

Soho Downstairs

£15 / 020 7478 0100

  • 23:30

Sean Hughes: Blank Book

The comedian with guest comics make up a story live on stage.

Sat 7 Oct

Soho Upstairs

£14 (£12) / 020 7478 0100

The comedian with guest comics make up a story live on stage, with only the beginning and end known from the onset.

  • 17:00

Sat 21 Oct

Soho Upstairs

£14 (£12) / 020 7478 0100

The comedian with guest comics make up a story live on stage, with only the beginning and end known from the onset.

  • 17:00

Spencer Jones: The Audition

  • 3 stars

The multi award-winning, BAFTA-nominated star presents a mash-up of visual comedy, strange music, props and characters.

Mon 11 Dec

prices vary / 020 7478 0100

Tue 12 Dec

prices vary / 020 7478 0100

Wed 13 Dec

prices vary / 020 7478 0100

…and 17 more dates until 6 Jan 2018

Tony Law: Absurdity For The Common People

The multi award-winning stand-up presents surreal observations and off-the-wall stories.

Mon 2 Oct

£8–£20 (£8–£18) / 020 7478 0100

  • 21:45

Tue 3 Oct

£8–£20 (£8–£18) / 020 7478 0100

  • 21:45

Wed 4 Oct

£8–£20 (£8–£18) / 020 7478 0100

  • 21:45
…and 3 more dates until 7 Oct

Tricksterland

Anarchic tomfoolery and magical storytelling from Nell Phoenix.

Mon 23 Oct

Soho Upstairs

£10 (£8) / 020 7478 0100

  • 20:00

Twist

Theatre Centre present award-winning writer Chino Odimba's adaptation of Charles Dickens' classic novel which reflects on the 21st century migration crisis. Ages 13+.

Mon 2 Oct

£15 (£12.50) / 020 7478 0100

  • 16:30
  • 19:15
Soho Upstairs

£15 (£12.50) / 020 7478 0100

  • 16:30
  • 19:15

Tue 3 Oct

£15 (£12.50) / 020 7478 0100

  • 16:30
  • 19:15
Soho Upstairs

£15 (£12.50) / 020 7478 0100

  • 16:30
  • 19:15

Wed 4 Oct

£15 (£12.50) / 020 7478 0100

  • 16:30
  • 19:15
Soho Upstairs

£15 (£12.50) / 020 7478 0100

  • 16:30
  • 19:15

Two Man Show

A playful new show from RashDash about gender and masculinity.

Mon 9 Oct

Soho Upstairs

£18.50 (£16) / 020 7478 0100

  • 19:00

Tue 10 Oct

Soho Upstairs

£18.50 (£16) / 020 7478 0100

  • 19:00

Wed 11 Oct

Soho Upstairs

£18.50 (£16) / 020 7478 0100

  • 19:00
…and 3 more dates until 14 Oct

Vir Das

Indian Bollywood actor and comedian.

Mon 25 Sep

Phone for prices / 020 7478 0100

  • 20:00

Tue 26 Sep

Phone for prices / 020 7478 0100

  • 20:00

Wed 27 Sep

Phone for prices / 020 7478 0100

  • 20:00

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