Events archive



  • Fri 28 Mar – Sat 29 Mar, 7:30pm

We are inviting you into the minds of a group of young south Londoners. You’ll be surprised, intrigued and entertained. 

D&D SATELLITE: How Come We're All Suddenly Storytellers

  • Mon 24 Mar, 6:30pm

This month Improbable's free monthly satellite Devoted and Disgruntled is here at Ovalhouse, hosted by Stephe Harrop.
Tickets are free, but follow this link and click "I'm coming", so we know how many chairs to put out!

  • Wheelchair Access

Truth About Youth Live Night Fundraiser!

  • Fri 21 Mar, 7:30pm

Please note: tickets for this event can be purchased on the door or by calling or e-mailing our Box Office.

TAY Live Night Fundraiser! is produced by Ovalhouse Young Associates and Youth Arts as part of our Fabulous 50 campaign. The evening will showcase an eclectic selection of young London talent, music and spoken word and raise money for the work that Ovalhouse does with Young People

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Quit Playing with Yourself: a double bill by Jo Bannon + Ginger Johnson

  • Wed 5 Mar – Sat 8 Mar, 8:00pm

A series of provocative Queer commissions asking how we can expand the boundaries of what one person can do on stage.

This is the Moon, that is the Earth (we are here, we are here) by Gameshow

  • Wed 26 Feb – Sat 1 Mar, 8:00pm

In this brand new piece of work in development from Gameshow, Matt and Matthew are on a journey into space and the audience is coming too. We won't be back for tea. Or probably ever again.

Instructions for a Theatrical Audience by Jason File

  • Tue 25 Feb – Sat 8 Mar, 7:00pm

Artist Jason File shows the most recent work in his "Instructions" series, which blurs real life and performance art in an environment where members of the audience may, or may not, be performing at any given time.

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Half Wallis by Chris Ioan Roberts

  • Wed 19 Feb – Sat 22 Feb, 8:00pm

Relive the night when Wallis Simpson’s fate was sealed… Marrying a king was her fantasy – and her downfall. Chris Ioan Roberts channels the most vilified woman in England’s history.

Our Big Land by Dan Allum

  • 18 February - 8 March, Tues-Sat 7.45pm 2014. Previews Tues 18 + Weds 19 February. JUST ADDED: Matinee Mon 24 Feb 2pm.

MATINEE JUST ADDED Monday 24 Feb 15:00pm

Original Romany music and songs by Dan Allum.
Directed by Amy Hodge.

PLAY BOX by Mimi Winsor

  • Open to view from 3pm daily. Performances on Thurs 20 + Sat 22 Feb 7.20pm

Artist Mimi Winsor will be showing her latest tactile performance inspired by the now closed but famous Peek Freans biscuit factory sited in Bermondsey.

  • Wheelchair Access

Lowri Evans Valentine’s Love Letter Workshop

  • Fri 14 Feb, 6:00pm

On Valentine’s Day Lowri invites you to join her for a special pre-show writing workshop with a difference.

This is an hour of fast, fun practical exercises to think and write about love’s many weird and wonderful forms, plus you get to make something special to take home with you. Whether you’re single or spoken for, this workshop is for anyone, no experience necessary and cocktails are provided!

You can add a ticket to come to this workshop for free when you book to see Lowri's show "The Secret Life of you and Me"
or £5.00 otherwise.

Splinters by Amy Draper

  • Wed 12 Feb – Sat 15 Feb, 8:00pm

A young man meets an elderly woman. One is trying to remember. The other is desperate to forget.

Splinters is a brand new piece of theatre in development tackling big questions head on.