Welcome to the Arts Theatre

Welcome to the Arts Theatre, an independent commercial theatre situated in the heart of London’s West End, providing a dynamic programme of entertainment of all genres.

The Arts Theatre is available evenings when there is no other performance on, and daytimes for special one off events, showcases, comedy, workshops and auditions.

We look forward to welcoming you to the Arts Theatre.


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Ghost Stories

Just when you thought it was safe to go back into the theatre, Ghost Stories returns to London, more intense than ever before.


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Latest News

Beautiful Thing announces triumphant return to the Arts Theatre after a hugely successful run in 2013

Nikolai Foster’s celebrated anniversary production of Jonathan Harvey’s modern classic Beautiful Thing returns to the Arts Theatre to make audiences laugh and cry in equal measure one final time. The new 6-week run features multi-award winning actress Charlie Brooks, (best known as ‘Janine Butcher’ in EastEnders), leading the cast as Sandra; Thomas Law (EastEnders, The… Read more »

Denise Van Outen’s one-woman show to transfer to the Arts Theatre

With Ghost Stories closing its West End run on August 17th, we are excited to announce that Denise Van Outen’s one-woman show Some Girl I Used to Know will transfer to the Arts for a three-week run this Summer. Some Girl I Used to Know is a hilarious and touching brand-new, one-woman musical play about life and love,… Read more »

GHOST STORIES comes to the Arts Theatre

With only days to go until Jeremy Dyson and Andy Nyman’s terrifying theatrical experience previews at the Arts, anticipation is running high and tickets are selling fast. Mixing the very best of theatre with the buzz of a thrill-ride, GHOST STORIES delivers something truly unique and this revival promises more jolts and chills than ever. You haven’t seen… Read more »

Some Girl I Used To Know to open at the Arts next week

FOR THREE WEEKS ONLY Denise Van Outen’s one woman musical Some Girl I Used To Know takes over the Arts Theatre from Friday 22nd August – Saturday 13th September 2014 Stephanie Canworth has it all. She’s beautiful, has a successful career, a supportive husband and she’s a media darling; life is great. But it takes… Read more »

SUMMERTIME #2; an extravaganza of your favourite show songs that have nothing to with summer!

Love singing? Love dancing? Love Drag? Then come on down to the Arts this coming Monday for a spectacular evening that combines all three! Following last year’s summery sensation, Clare Actors present SUMMERTIME #2, another extravaganza of your favourite show songs that have nothing to with summer. Named one of the top drag acts in London… Read more »

Welcome to the Arts Theatre

Welcome to the brand new Arts Theatre website! As part of our improvement and development programme we have invested in the building, implemented a new box office system and now, on the eve of  our third birthday, we have developed an all-new website to improve our customer service and accessibility. We hope you find it… Read more »

Will you be caught on #SCREAMCAM?

Ghost Stories has got off to a scream-tacular start at the Arts with a week of sold out shows and fantastic feedback – and faces – from our fearless audiences. Don’t forget to check out the official Ghost Stories Facebook page to see if you’ve been caught on Scream Cam, and head on over to… Read more »