Theatres and Performing Arts

Central is close to the centre of London in the vibrant borough of Camden; for students of theatre and the performing arts there is probably no better location in the world.

For students of theatre and the performing arts there is probably no better location in the world.

For students of theatre and the performing arts there is probably no better location in the world than London!

On Central's doorstep are...

Hampstead Theatre, the Roundhouse, the Tricycle Theatre and Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre.

A ten-minute tube journey from Central takes you...

Into the West End, the historic and commercial centre of London theatre.

Amid the abundance of street theatre, and the nightlife of Covent Garden and Soho, you’ll also find...

The Donmar Warehouse, Soho Theatre, ENO and The Royal Opera House.

A walk through Trafalgar Square and over the Jubilee Bridge brings you to the South Bank, where you will find...

The National Theatre, Southbank Centre, the British Film Institute, Shakespeare’s Globe and Tate Modern - also a centre for live and installation art. (On your way, why not make a quick diversion to the ICA!)

Just back from the Thames are...

The historic Old Vic with its Hollywood star artistic director, and its innovative sibling, the Young Vic.

Short bus journeys from the centre will take you to...

The Royal Court and the Bush Theatre, both champions of new writing, or to the influential ‘off West End’ BAC which launched innovators such as Punchdrunk and Sound and Fury.

Across town in the East End, there is...

The multi-venue Barbican Centre, Hackney Empire, the Theatre Royal Stratford East.

You can also see contemporary dance at... 

Sadlers Wells and The Place.

All across London there is...

An infinite variety of pub theatre, pop-up theatre, site specific and responsive theatre, street theatre and cabaret.

And as a student in London you are best placed to access...

Discounted tickets, including many student/under-26 schemes!

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