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THE GIRL WHO WAS VERY GOOD AT LYING Will Be Performed at Omnibus Theatre Next Month Photo THE GIRL WHO WAS VERY GOOD AT LYING Will Be Performed at Omnibus Theatre Next Month
by Stephi Wild - Oct 12, 2021

Omnibus Theatre and Jump Spark Theatre today announce the first full-scale staging of The Girl Who Was Very Good at Lying, following an award-nominated short run as part of Jermyn Street Theatre's Footprints Festival.

World Premiere of Christian Graham's BOY'S CRY Opens at Omnibus Theatre and Riverside Photo World Premiere of Christian Graham's BOY'S CRY Opens at Omnibus Theatre and Riverside Studios
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 30, 2021

Theatre maker Christian Graham is presenting Boys Cry for the first time. A play in monologue form, it straddles the line between traditional theatre and spoken word. This one-person tour-de-force performance opens at Clapham’s Omnibus Theatre on 30 August 2021 for two weeks, before starting a further two week run at Riverside Studios on 14 September 2021. 

Omnibus Theatre Announces Summer 2020 Season
by Stephi Wild - Feb 28, 2020

The new Summer season at Omnibus Theatre highlights five productions including a modern revival and three pieces of new-writing. Festivals also make their mark on the season, in particular the return of 96 FESTIVAL, a three-week celebration of Queerness and theatre.

Omnibus Theatre Announces Spring 2020 Season Photo Omnibus Theatre Announces Spring 2020 Season
by Stephi Wild - Oct 28, 2019

The new Spring season at Omnibus Theatre highlights six productions, two of which are world premieres. Five are from companies visiting Omnibus Theatre for the first time and the other is the final play by one of the theatre's most respected playwrights. We end the season with a dynamic twist on a classic re-imagined.

Casting Announced For THE LITTLE PRINCE at Omnibus Theatre Photo Casting Announced For THE LITTLE PRINCE at Omnibus Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Oct 23, 2019

This Christmas, multi-award-winning Omnibus Theatre premieres a new stage adaptation of The Little Prince, one of the best-selling and most translated novellas ever published. Directed by artistic director Marie McCarthy with music composed by Lillian Henley (1927), costumes and set design by Sophia Pardon.

The Omnibus Theatre Announces Autumn/Winter 2019 Season Photo The Omnibus Theatre Announces Autumn/Winter 2019 Season
by Marianka Swain - Jul 3, 2019

The new Autumn Winter season at Omnibus Theatre sees nine productions featuring new writing, four of which are returning companies.

Nouveau Riche Collaborates With Omnibus Theatre Photo Nouveau Riche Collaborates With Omnibus Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Jun 20, 2019

Omnibus Theatre announces an exciting new collaboration with their associate artists multi-award-winning creative movement Nouveau Riche.

Omnibus Theatre Announces Capital Redevelopment Photo Omnibus Theatre Announces Capital Redevelopment
by Stephi Wild - Jun 12, 2019

Omnibus Theatre, the award-winning independent Off-West end venue in Clapham, South London announces plans for a significant reconfiguration of its 130-year old building following the launch of a ÂŁ150,000 fundraising campaign.

COUNTRY MUSIC By Simon Stephens Comes To Omnibus Theatre Photo COUNTRY MUSIC By Simon Stephens Comes To Omnibus Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Apr 30, 2019

1983, Gravesend. Jamie has committed a crime. What he doesn't know is that this event will shape the next 20 years of his life.

Lord Michael Cashman Announced As Omnibus Theatre's Newest Patron Photo Lord Michael Cashman Announced As Omnibus Theatre's Newest Patron
by Stephi Wild - Feb 7, 2019

Omnibus Theatre has announced Lord Michael Cashman, co-founder of Stonewall and leading LGBTQ+ equality rights advocate, as its newest patron. He joins as the sixth high-profile patron from across the arts and theatre community. The announcement comes on the eve of the theatre's 96 Festival, London's only queer arts event held under one roof, taking place from the 19th Feb to 31st March.

Omnibus Theatre Appoints Fiona Mactaggart To Female-Led Team In 2019 Photo Omnibus Theatre Appoints Fiona Mactaggart To Female-Led Team In 2019
by Stephi Wild - Jan 14, 2019

Omnibus Theatre marks the beginning of the New Year by announcing the appointment of Fiona Mactaggart as the new Chair of the award-winning independent theatre in Clapham, South London. Mactaggart will take up the position in January 2019 and former chair George Owen MBE, will step up to become honorary president.

Bill Nighy Celebrates Omnibus Theatre's 5th Birthday Photo Bill Nighy Celebrates Omnibus Theatre's 5th Birthday
by Stephi Wild - Nov 10, 2018

Multi-award winning actor Bill Nighy, best known for his work in beloved films including Their Finest,The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel, Pride, Hot Fuzz, Harry Potter and The Deathly Hallows and of course Love Actually joined leading Off-West End venue, Omnibus Theatre in South London, to celebrate it's 5th birthday today.

Dame Judi Dench is Omnibus Theatre Patron To Mark Venue's 5th Birthday Photo Dame Judi Dench is Omnibus Theatre Patron To Mark Venue's 5th Birthday
by Stephi Wild - Nov 7, 2018

Omnibus Theatre celebrates its 5th Birthday on the 10th November by announcing Dame Judi Dench as its newest Patron. She joins a roster of high profile figures from across the arts and theatre community who are supporting our award-winning Off-West End venue and helping to build its London-wide profile.