Don’t miss Clarion

Mark Jagasia‘s blistering comedy must end on 14 November. Don’t miss three-time Olivier award-winner Clare Higgins and RSC Associate Artist Greg Hicks in one of the most acclaimed new plays of the year. Read more   Book now “In the despotic figure of Morris Honeyspoon, Jagasia has created one of the great monsters of modern drama.” – … More Don’t miss Clarion

Thanks to your votes, the Arcola has won £12,500 to install a full carbon-neutral heating system

We did it, Anthony! Thanks to your votes, Arcola has won £12,500 to install a full carbon-neutral heating system! Read all about it » Sarai opens tonight! Watch this sneak peek Straight from the Saraidress rehearsal. Watch and share » Sarai has been promised a son, and that she will become the mother of a new … More Thanks to your votes, the Arcola has won £12,500 to install a full carbon-neutral heating system

Vote for the Arcola

I’m Feimatta, the Sustainability Manager at Arcola Theatre. I hope you don’t mind me getting in touch to ask a quick favour. We’ve entered a competition for £12,500 to install carbon-neutral central heating. To make it happen, all we need is votes. Will you vote for a cosier Arcola? It takes just 30 seconds at … More Vote for the Arcola

At the Arcola

It’s back. Today I announced that Clarion will return to Arcola Theatre for 4 weeks only next month. Complete with the original cast, including Clare Higgins and Greg Hicks, it opens our exciting new winter season, details of which I’ve included below. I do hope you’ll be able to join us. Mehmet Ergen Artistic Director, Arcola … More At the Arcola


Marsha: A Girl Who Does Bad Things Tuesday 11th August 2015 – Saturday 15th August 2015 Marsha is locked away. She waits and waits, and then it happens… A humorous, honest and startling account of the world through fresh eyes, Marsha is the story of a young girl discovering the truth about beauty. Playful and … More At the ARCOLA

At the Arcola

This week at Arcola Hassan Abdulrazzak’s new play, Love, Bombs and Apples, now playing Final 2 weeks of The House of Mirrors and Hearts Final preparations for East End Boys, West End Girls Tickets selling fast for Grimeborn 2015. 5 operas for £50 with Arcola Passport Learn puppetry skills and perform in Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park as part of the 2015 Grimeborn Festival  Now … More At the Arcola

At the Arcola

For critically-acclaimed The House of Mirrors and Hearts This week at Arcola Critical acclaim, and a special offer, for The House of Mirrors and Hearts Ala-Turka YAZ! – a new summer festival of Turkish culture Rehearsals underway for Love, Bombs and Apples and East End Boys, West End Girls Grimeborn 2015 is now booking. 5 operas for £50 with Arcola Passport Learn puppetry skills and perform … More At the Arcola

This week at Arcola

Secrets will out in The House of Mirrors and Hearts Creative Engagement Summer Season now playing Tickets selling fast for Grimeborn 2015 New plays coming up from Hassan Abdulrazzak and Ade Solanke ‘Keeping secrets is a kind of art…’ Opening tomorrow First performances just £12 The House of Mirrors and Hearts is a haunting new chamber musical about love, lies … More This week at Arcola

At the Arcola

I wanted to get in touch directly on this very exciting day at Arcola. Mark Jagasia spent 12 years writing for some of Britain’s best-known newspapers. In 2007, he left the industry to write an explosive first play about it. Clarion shines a dazzling light on the dark heart of our national press. As soon as … More At the Arcola

At the Arcola

BREAKING NEWS Clare Higgins and Greg Hicks to star in Clarion Clare Higgins, six-time nominee and three-time winner of the Olivier Award for Best Actress, is to star opposite Critics’ Circle award-winner Greg Hicks in Clarion. Former journalist Mark Jagasia‘s blistering new comedy – set in the offices of Britain’s worst newspaper, The Daily Clarion – shines … More At the Arcola