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 45 events at this location

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Adam Kay – Fingering A Minor on the Piano

  • 4 stars

The frontman of Amateur Transplants sings comedy songs from his life as a doctor.

Mon 3 Apr

Soho Downstairs

£12.50–£18 / 020 7478 0100

Tue 4 Apr

Soho Downstairs

£12.50–£18 / 020 7478 0100

Wed 5 Apr

Soho Downstairs

£12.50–£18 / 020 7478 0100

…and 9 more dates until 15 Apr

Al Porter: At Large

The most recent, cheeky and honest material from the Dublin-native in this feel-good hour of his trademark council-estate camp.

Fri 28 Apr

Downstairs

£15–£18 / 020 7478 0100

Sat 29 Apr

Downstairs

£15–£18 / 020 7478 0100

Mon 1 May

Downstairs

£15–£18 / 020 7478 0100

…and 5 more dates until 6 May

Alfie Brown: Scissor

Brown explores alcohol, the Middle East and sexual repression in his show Scissor.

Mon 3 Apr

Soho Downstairs

£12 / 020 7478 0100

All The Things I Lied About

A comic exploration of how Katie Bonna became estranged from her father and what she is going to do about it.

Tue 18 Apr

£12.50 / 020 7478 0100

Wed 19 Apr

£12.50 / 020 7478 0100

Thu 20 Apr

£12.50 / 020 7478 0100

…and 12 more dates until 6 May

Andrew Hunter Murray: Round One

The improviser, QI elf and star of Austentatious presents character comedy and high-stakes idiocy. Directed by Dec Munro.

Mon 27 Mar

Soho Upstairs

£14 / 020 7478 0100

Tue 28 Mar

Soho Upstairs

£14 / 020 7478 0100

Andy Parsons: Live & Unleashed – But Naturally Cautious

You'll know him best from Live at the Apollo and Mock the Week, Parsons is satirical and politically witty.

Mon 27 Mar

Soho Downstairs

£10 / 020 7478 0100

Mon 24 Apr

Soho Downstairs

£10 / 020 7478 0100

Mon 22 May

Soho Downstairs

£10 / 020 7478 0100

…and 2 more dates until 24 Jul

Ayesha Hazarika: The State Of The Nation

Stand up from the former Labour Party political adviser.

Tue 18 Apr

Wed 19 Apr

Thu 20 Apr

…and 2 more dates until 22 Apr

Ayesha Hazarika: The State of the Nation

Ayesha Hazarika, MBE, started her career as a stand-up comedian playing clubs across the country. She then took what she thought was a natural diversion into the Labour Party as a Special Adviser working for Gordon Brown, Harriet Harman and Ed Miliband. Since leaving front line politics she’s become a much sought after…

Tue 18 Apr

Wed 19 Apr

Thu 20 Apr

…and 2 more dates until 22 Apr

Bilal Zafar: Cakes

The comedian presents his highly anticipated debut show where he talks about how he was mistaken for a 'Muslim Only cake shop' and became a prime target for the far right.

Thu 25 May

Downstairs

£13–£15 / 020 7478 0100

Fri 26 May

Downstairs

£13–£15 / 020 7478 0100

Sat 27 May

Downstairs

£13–£15 / 020 7478 0100

Mon 8 May

Downstairs

£10 / 020 7478 0100

Mon 5 Jun

Downstairs

£10 / 020 7478 0100

Comedy Club 4 Kids At Soho Theatre

It's just like a normal comedy club, but it's on in the day so kids are allowed in.

Sat 15 Apr

£10 ( £30) / 020 7478 0100

The Comedy Project

Sitcom pilots, radio plays and stand-up shows to filmed sketches and short films.

Mon 27 Mar

Soho Upstairs

£10 / 020 7478 0100

Cuncrete

A satirical drag eulogy for a world past its use-by-date that joyfully critiques alpha-masculinity and the built environment.

Tue 18 Apr

Soho Downstairs

£12 (£10) / 020 7478 0100

Wed 19 Apr

Soho Downstairs

£12 (£10) / 020 7478 0100

Thu 20 Apr

Soho Downstairs

£12 (£10) / 020 7478 0100

…and 2 more dates until 22 Apr

Daniel Cook: He’s Simple, He’s Dumb, He’s Daniel Cook

The award-winning comedian shares his story of how he went from being a self confessed idiot to a Nobel Prize-winner.

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

Downstairs

£10–£20 / 020 7478 0100

Tue 5 Dec

Downstairs

£10–£20 / 020 7478 0100

Wed 6 Dec

Downstairs

£10–£20 / 020 7478 0100

…and 3 more dates until 9 Dec

Desiree Burch: This is Evolution

American comedian Desiree Burch investigates identity through sex, drugs and adolescence.

Thu 11 May

Downstairs

£13 / 020 7478 0100

Fri 12 May

Downstairs

£13 / 020 7478 0100

Sat 13 May

Downstairs

£13 / 020 7478 0100

Ellie Taylor: Infidelliety

Bubbly banter and energetic, upbeat wit from the former contestant on ITV's Show Me The Funny.

Tue 28 Mar

Soho Downstairs

£13 / 020 7478 0100

Wed 29 Mar

Soho Downstairs

£13 / 020 7478 0100

Executioner Number One

So You Think You're Funny finalist and the award-winning creator of Being Human and writer of Doctor Who Toby Whitehouse's dark comedy about one man's ambition to become the most senior hangman after the death penalty is re-introduced.

Wed 29 Mar

Soho Upstairs

£14–£15 (£12–£14) / 020 7478 0100

Thu 30 Mar

Soho Upstairs

£14–£15 (£12–£14) / 020 7478 0100

Fri 31 Mar

Soho Upstairs

£14–£15 (£12–£14) / 020 7478 0100

…and 11 more dates until 15 Apr

Expensive Sh*t

Adura Onashile's comedy drama about a nightclub toilet attendant who dreams of becoming a dancer in the revolutionary band of the late Nigerian musician Fela Kuti.

Tue 4 Apr

£10–£14 preview; £14–£17.50 (£14–£15) / 020 7478 0100

Wed 5 Apr

£10–£14 preview; £14–£17.50 (£14–£15) / 020 7478 0100

Thu 6 Apr

£10–£14 preview; £14–£17.50 (£14–£15) / 020 7478 0100

…and 14 more dates until 22 Apr

Fancy Chance: Flights Of Fancy

A mix of burlesque, drag, circus and live art from Fancy Chance.

Tue 25 Apr

Soho Downstairs

£10–£15 / 020 7478 0100

Wed 26 Apr

Soho Downstairs

£10–£15 / 020 7478 0100

Thu 27 Apr

Soho Downstairs

£10–£15 / 020 7478 0100

…and 2 more dates until 29 Apr

Jack Rooke: Good Grief

  • 3 stars

Jack Rooke, armed with a coffin full of sympathy snacks and some video input from his beloved Nan, hashes out the awkwardness of discussing death, using his wit and humour to address an often-difficult subject.

Tue 13 Jun

Downstairs

£12.50–£17 / 020 7478 0100

Wed 14 Jun

Downstairs

£12.50–£17 / 020 7478 0100

Thu 15 Jun

Downstairs

£12.50–£17 / 020 7478 0100

…and 2 more dates until 17 Jun

Jamali Maddix: Chickens Come Home to Roost

  • 3 stars

Comedy from self-proclaimed 'comicbook reader, ordained minister and med cannabis believer'.

Thu 27 Apr

Jerry Sadowitz: Card Tricks With Inappropriate Patter

Angry but brillaint mix of magic and stand-up, from the hurricane force that is Sadowitz. Adults only, and hard-to-offend ones at that.

…and 23 more dates until 24 Jun

Jerry Sadowitz Presents: Magic Challenge

Magic panel show where guests challenge each other to perform magical feats.

John Hastings: Integrity

John's visa is expiring, his friends are fighting, and there's been a murder (YES, an actual murder). This deft show about one disastrous day is a compelling piece of comedy storytelling. As seen on BBC3's Seann Walsh's Late Night Comedy Spectacular. Age guideline 18+

Mon 27 Mar

Soho Upstairs

£12 (£10) / 020 7478 0100

Tue 28 Mar

Soho Upstairs

£12 (£10) / 020 7478 0100

Wed 29 Mar

Soho Upstairs

£12 (£10) / 020 7478 0100

Lady Bunny in Trans-Jester

Lady Bunny presents parodies of Adele, Rent and Bruno Mars, alongside some honest social commentary. Ages 16+.

Mon 12 Jun

Soho Downstairs

£16–£20 / 020 7478 0100

Tue 13 Jun

Soho Downstairs

£16–£20 / 020 7478 0100

Wed 14 Jun

Soho Downstairs

£16–£20 / 020 7478 0100

…and 12 more dates until 1 Jul

Wed 12 Apr

Soho Upstairs

£13–£15 / 020 7478 0100

Thu 13 Apr

Soho Upstairs

£13–£15 / 020 7478 0100

Fri 14 Apr

Soho Upstairs

£13–£15 / 020 7478 0100

Sat 15 Apr

Soho Upstairs

£13–£15 / 020 7478 0100

Lucy McCormick: Triple Threat

The performer presents a trash-step dub-punk morality play for the modern world in which she is cast in all the main roles. With direction by cabaret and performance art superstar Ursula Martinez.

Tue 28 Mar

Soho Downstairs

£10–£15 / 020 7478 0100

Wed 29 Mar

Soho Downstairs

£10–£15 / 020 7478 0100

Thu 30 Mar

Soho Downstairs

£10–£15 / 020 7478 0100

…and 17 more dates until 22 Apr

Mae Martin: Us

The two-time Canadian Comedy Award nominee presents her renowned anarchic new material night, featuring Emma Sidi, Adam Hess, Sara Pascoe and Romesh Ranganathan.

Fri 12 May

Downstairs

£12.50 / 020 7478 0100

Myths Unleashed: Atalanta

A total reshuffle on Greek Mythology in this performance piece by Ben Haggarty.

Mon 3 Apr

Soho Upstairs

£10 (£8) / 020 7478 0100

NT Connections 2017

London youth theatres, schools and colleges perform 10 new specially-commissioned plays as part of the annual festival.

Wed 29 Mar

£5 / 020 7478 0100

Thu 30 Mar

£5 / 020 7478 0100

Fri 31 Mar

£5 / 020 7478 0100

Sat 1 Apr

£5 / 020 7478 0100

Panti: High Heels in Low Places

A riotous stand-up from Ireland's outspoken national treasure, accidental activist and figurehead of the country's recently successful Yes Equality campaign.

Wed 5 Apr

£17.50–£20 / 020 7478 0100

Thu 6 Apr

£17.50–£20 / 020 7478 0100

Fri 7 Apr

£17.50–£20 / 020 7478 0100

Sat 8 Apr

£17.50–£20 / 020 7478 0100

Pappy's Presents: The Secret Dudes Society

The stars of BBC Three's Badults and two-time Edinburgh Comedy Award nominees perform sketches, with special guests Kevin Eldon and Matt Forde.

Mon 27 Mar

Downstairs

£12.50 / 020 7478 0100

Soho Downstairs

£12.50 / 020 7478 0100

The stars of BBC Three's Badults and two-time Edinburgh Comedy Award nominees perform sketches, with special guests Lolly Adefope and Jayde Adams.

Pierre Novellie Is Cool Peter

The South African comic examines what is cool and what it means to be cool in this character comedy show.

Tue 18 Apr

Soho Upstairs

£12–£13 / 020 7478 0100

Wed 19 Apr

Soho Upstairs

£12–£13 / 020 7478 0100

Thu 20 Apr

Soho Upstairs

£12–£13 / 020 7478 0100

Scott Gibson: Life After Death

  • 4 stars

Debut solo show from Gibson who has supported folks like Frankie Boyle, Des Clarke and Gary Little. He's been gigging since 2010 and this show tells all about how it all began.

Mon 22 May

£14–£16 / 020 7478 0100

Tue 23 May

£14–£16 / 020 7478 0100

Wed 24 May

£14–£16 / 020 7478 0100

…and 3 more dates until 27 May

Seymour Mace: Shit Title

  • 4 stars

Irreverent stand-up from the comedian, mixing whimsy and surrealism and struggles to live up to the promise of last year's award-nominated show.

Tue 4 Apr

Soho Upstairs

£10–£13 / 020 7478 0100

Wed 5 Apr

Soho Upstairs

£10–£13 / 020 7478 0100

Thu 6 Apr

Soho Upstairs

£10–£13 / 020 7478 0100

…and 2 more dates until 8 Apr

Sophie Willan: On Record

  • 4 stars

Debut stand-up show from Sophie Willan who grew up in and out of care. Ages 16+.

Fri 21 Apr

£10–£15 / 020 7478 0100

Sat 22 Apr

£10–£15 / 020 7478 0100

Mon 24 Apr

£10–£15 / 020 7478 0100

…and 5 more dates until 29 Apr

Spencer Jones: The Herbert in Eggy Bagel

A mélange of visual, prop, clown and homemade musical comedy from Spencer Jones.

Mon 1 May

Downstairs

£12–£18 / 020 7478 0100

Tue 2 May

Downstairs

£12–£18 / 020 7478 0100

Wed 3 May

Downstairs

£12–£18 / 020 7478 0100

…and 8 more dates until 13 May

Stuart Goldsmith: Compared to What?

Stand-up from the affable comedian.

Tue 30 May

Downstairs

£10–£15 / 020 7478 0100

Wed 31 May

Downstairs

£10–£15 / 020 7478 0100

Thu 1 Jun

Downstairs

£10–£15 / 020 7478 0100

…and 2 more dates until 3 Jun

Mon 8 May

Soho Downstairs

£10 / 020 7478 0100

A peek into the inner life of comics examining the writing process and performing live with guest Jeremy Hardy.

Mon 5 Jun

Soho Downstairs

£10 / 020 7478 0100

A peek into the inner life of comics examining the writing process and performing live with guest Jo Brand.

Tim Heidecker & Neil Hamburger

Tim Heidecker of Tim & Eric and regular collaborator, Neil Hamburger.

Mon 21 Aug

Downstairs

£18–£22 / 020 7478 0100

Tue 22 Aug

Downstairs

£18–£22 / 020 7478 0100

Wed 23 Aug

Downstairs

£18–£22 / 020 7478 0100

…and 9 more dates until 2 Sep

Tj & Dave

An hour of improvised comedy from TJ Jagodowski and David Pasquesi.

Mon 10 Apr

£12–£18 / 020 7478 0100

Tue 11 Apr

£12–£18 / 020 7478 0100

Wed 12 Apr

£12–£18 / 020 7478 0100

…and 3 more dates until 15 Apr

Ursula Martinez: Free Admission

The Olivier-Award winning performance provocateur explores the absurdities of modern life and the difficulties of being a woman.

Mon 26 Jun

£15–£20 / 020 7478 0100

Tue 27 Jun

£15–£20 / 020 7478 0100

Wed 28 Jun

£15–£20 / 020 7478 0100

…and 3 more dates until 1 Jul

Wendy Wason: Tiny Me

The Scottish actress and comedian uses her acerbic wit and flights of darkness to find out exactly who she is today.

Thu 30 Mar

Soho Upstairs

£13 / 020 7478 0100

Fri 31 Mar

Soho Upstairs

£13 / 020 7478 0100

Sat 1 Apr

Soho Upstairs

£13 / 020 7478 0100

Zoe Lyons: Little Misfit

Razor-sharp wit and incisive, offbeat gags from the award-winning stand-up.

Thu 8 Jun

Fri 9 Jun

Sat 10 Jun

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