This tiny place -- it has 80 seats, not 20 -- puts on terrific productions. I've seen three so far and they have all been first rate. Yes, it's not posh and the seats are second hand but, unlike many of its more luxurious and vastly more expensive west end competitors (some subsidised), it offers real and exciting theatre.
Jermyn Street Theatre
Time Out says
Posted: Wed Jun 20 2012
You're guaranteed at least one new musical a year at Jermyn Street Theatre, a venue where the work of newbie playwrights is aired alongside the forgotten or rarely-staged works of established writers. The combination results in a bill that has featured both Sylvia Plath's only play 'Three Women' and Zoe Samuel and Benjamin Scheuer’s satirical 'Jihad! The Musical'.
What's on at Jermyn Street Theatre
The off-Broadway musical about the ups and downs of love has been revised by director Richard Maltby and new songs added. This opened in the US in 2012 and Maltby now brings it over here in a new production starring Graham Bickley, Sophie-Louise Dann,...
Terence Rattigan continues his much welcome resurgence in popularity with the first revival of his first play, co-authored with Philip Heimann. We've learnt from a couple of Rattigan revivals recently that being lost doesn't necessarily mean good, but...
Company Primavera has made three 'rediscoveries' as part of their programme this year. The first of which is this play by Arthur Wing Pinero, set in an ex-pat community in Venice. The piece deals with the conventions of marriage, provoked by the arrival...