Right in the centre of the West End, this theatre puts on some great pieces of theatre if you want an alternative to the musicals.
Time Out says
Posted: Wed Jun 20 2012
A kitsch-free rebel on the outskirts of theatreland, Trafalgar Studios is a modern, minimalist space in the shell of the former Whitehall Theatre. Its two studios tend to present emerging, established and international talent with varied success, from Polly Teale’s inventive ‘Jane Eyre’ to the lacklustre ‘Riflemind’, which, despite being awash with the talent of Andrew Upton, Philip Seymour Hoffman and John Hannah, was a flop.
What's on at Trafalgar Studios
Drama, Comedy, West End
- Rating: 4/5
- Critics' choice
What kind of play might a disaffected young Pakistani write today about growing up in the north of England? Something rather different to ‘East is East’, there is little doubt, yet Ayub Khan-Din’s spikily amusing 1996 script still prods the zeitgeist...
West End, Drama
- Rating: 4/5
When young soldier Wilfred Owen met towering poet and military hero Siegfried Sassoon while they were convalescing in hospital in 1917, it was a lightening bolt that sparked some of the best, rawest and most profound poetry to come out of the First World...
West End, Comedy, Drama
Scottish Hollywood actor James McAvoy returns to Trafalgar Studios in 2015 to star in the first ever revival of Peter Barnes's play 'The Ruling Class' about Jack, a possible paranoid schizophrenic with a Messiah complex. He's also just inherited the title...