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Open-air theatre in London

Dig out the kagoul; London's open-air theatre is worth risking the rain for

David Jensen
Regent's Park Open Air Theatre

Read our round-up of open-air theatre events for the summer ahead. You'll find London's best outdoor productions at venues as world-famous as Shakespeare's Globe, in parks as pretty as Regent's Park or at festivals as vibrant as More London Free Festival. Not sure what you'll need for an open-air theatre trip? Then don't miss our guide to all the practical open-air theatre info you could need.

Regent's Park Open Air Theatre

On the Town

Regent's Park Open Air Theatre boss Timothy Sheader takes his love of musicals to the next level this season: a returning 'Jesus Christ Superstar occupies the traditional 'big' musical slot in August, but in 2017 the season kicks off with one two in the shape of Leonard Bernstein's classic 1944 ode to New York City. Drew McOnie choreographs and directs this revival.

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Regent's Park Open Air Theatre , Regent's Park Friday May 19 2017 - Saturday July 1 2017

A Tale Of Two Cities

As the rich get richer and the poor get poorer, Dickens' Victorian novel about social inequality feels as timely as ever. Or at least, that's what Regents Park Open Air Theatre are banking on with Matthew Dunster's contemporary adaptation. Timothy Sheader will direct this fresh take on 'A Tale of Two Cities'. Cast tba.

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Regent's Park Open Air Theatre , Regent's Park Friday July 7 2017 - Saturday August 5 2017

Oliver Twist

'Please sir, can I have some more?' Workhouse orphan Oliver is best known for the 1960 musical of the same name. But Royal Court playwright Anya Reiss' family-friendly adaptation of 'Oliver Twist' should bring his story to a whole new audience…

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Regent's Park Open Air Theatre , Regent's Park Monday July 17 2017 - Saturday August 5 2017

Jesus Christ Superstar

Recommended

One of the many contradictions that underpin the life and career of Andrew Lloyd Webber is that his musical about Jesus is about a gazillion times more fun than his musical about cats…

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Regent's Park Open Air Theatre , Regent's Park Friday August 11 2017 - Saturday September 16 2017
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Shakespeare's Globe

Twelfth Night

Emma Rice's berserk, uninhibited take on 'A Midsummer Night's Dream' was one of the best things the Globe has staged in eons, making it doubly sad that she's leaving as artistic director so soon…

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Shakespeare's Globe , South Bank Thursday May 18 2017 - Saturday August 5 2017
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Sophie
Sophie

Would have paid double to see this. Was terrific. Love site specific open air theatre. Standing ovations from the whole audience!

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