What’s on in Mar

GoWrite - Playwriting workshops

  • Saturdays 23 Feb, 9 Mar and 30 Mar

The multi-award-winning Papatango return to Ovalhouse with their GoWrite programme of free playwriting workshops!

Smack That

  • Wed 27 Feb – Sat 16 Mar, 7:30pm

Assorted performance days, please click for dates. There will be a matinee performance on Sat 2 Mar.

Beverly is having a party and you are her guest. Shameless and subversive dance theatre about human resilience, survival and how we care for one another. #SmackThatAC

Hijabi Matters

  • Thu 7 Mar – Sat 9 Mar, 7:45pm

A one-woman contemporary exploration of identity, culture, family pressure, and forced marriage.

#CONNECT: Telling Stories

  • Mon 11 Mar, 2:00pm

Spoken word artist and playwright Nick Makoha leds a masterclass for poets exploring writing for theatre for the first time.

#CONNECT: Writing With Your Authentic Voice

  • Tue 12 Mar, 6:30pm

With the lack of voices from underrepresented groups being given space and a platform, shouldn’t their stories be left for them to tell? Explore questions of authenticity, representation, trauma and struggle and voice together.

Random Selfies

  • Wed 20 Mar – Sat 6 Apr, 1:30pm

Choose Your Own Matinee: If you are booking 60 or more tickets you can select the time of your performance

Performed on a digitally animated set, Random Selfies by award-winning playwright Mike Kenny brings to life the vivid imagination of ten-year-old Loretta; a lonely girl in a busy world. Offie-nominated in 2018.


  • Wheelchair Access

Divine Intervention

  • Wed 20 Mar – Fri 22 Mar, 7:45pm

Pecho Mella return to Ovalhouse with new work Divine Intervention, which follows a mother’s quest to find her missing daughter in the underworld of Berlin.


Amazonian Sweat Lodge

  • Thu 28 Mar – Sat 30 Mar, 7:45pm

After a transcendent spiritual awakening Jo & Koko have returned to London from The Amazon. Step into their sweat lodge and journey through the cosmos of faux spirituality, songs, ceremony, and Amazon purchases.