The Hope Theatre

The Hope Theatre
207 Upper Street, London, N1 1RL
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The Hope Theatre is above the Hope and Anchor pub on the corner of Islington Park St and Upper St.

It offers a performance space with a programme of new works, often from young theatre companies such as time Zone Theatre.

It prides itself on the lack of public money supporting its operations, with a commitment to paying all performers and staff. The Artistic Director is Matthew Parker.

Events at this venue

There are 4 events at this location

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Brimstone And Treacle

The Hope Theatre presents the 40th Anniversary Revival of Dennis Potter's controversial masterpiece "All I want is the England I used to know. The England I remember. I simply want the world to stop just where it is - and go back a bit. " Intense and macabre, prophetic and darkly funny, Dennis Potter's infamous play…

Tue 2 May

£12–£15 / 020 7478 0160

Wed 3 May

£12–£15 / 020 7478 0160

Thu 4 May

Sold out / 020 7478 0160

…and 12 more dates until 20 May

I Know You Of Old

Hero is dead. The night before the funeral, the strange circumstances of her death hang in the air - are the rumours about Hero to be trusted? At her coffin, the eye of the storm, her fiance Claudio is wracked with grief and guilt. When Hero's sharp-tongued cousin Beatrice arrives, closely followed by notorious playboy…

Tue 13 Jun

£12–£15 / 020 7478 0160

Wed 14 Jun

£12–£15 / 020 7478 0160

Thu 15 Jun

£12–£15 / 020 7478 0160

…and 12 more dates until 1 Jul


"I was young. I was a bit stupid. We all were." London, 2017. Anything goes if you can afford it. James, a photographer, is struggling to tell Daniel, his banker boyfriend that he can't get work. Daniel is finally out of the closet, but can't talk about his feelings. Frank wants James and will pay for it, but doesn't want…

Tue 23 May

£12–£15 / 020 7478 0160

Wed 24 May

£12–£15 / 020 7478 0160

Thu 25 May

£12–£15 / 020 7478 0160

…and 12 more dates until 10 Jun

Torn Apart (Dissolution)

"I fell in love once. With the wrong woman" This is a love story. A love story set in three different times and three different bedrooms… West Germany, Bremen, the early 1980s. The universities and cafes are full of young people who escaped from the East, the bars are full of American soldiers. Alina, a Polish literature…

Tue 4 Jul

£12–£15 / 020 7478 0160

Wed 5 Jul

£12–£15 / 020 7478 0160

Thu 6 Jul

£12–£15 / 020 7478 0160

…and 12 more dates until 22 Jul

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