Shaw Theatre | News Advance booking by phone or online only! Tickets cannot be purchased in advance at the venue. Call Charges and Booking Fees Apply. en-gb Back from September! Mon, 08 Aug 22 08:26:33 +0000 Thanks to all who've visited our bar, attended shows and used our space in our first full year back post-pandemic. We're back from September with a wide range of shows, recordings, cultural events and live comedy! Check our 'What's On' page now for all of our shows currently on sale, with more to come for the winter season. 



Christmas Pantomime 2021 - On Sale Now! Thu, 04 Nov 21 11:37:23 +0000  

Come and join in the fun over the rainbow Christmas 2021 as Enchanted Entertainment present a wonderful panto-style version of L. Frank Baum’s much-loved fairy tale The Wizard of Oz. Packed with brilliant dance routines, well known pop song, lots of audience participation and plenty of laughter for all the family!

There’s no place like the Shaw Theatre for family entertainment, so click those heels together and book your tickets early to avoid dissapointment. 


Judi Love Returns! Thu, 19 Mar 20 09:54:15 +0000 Judi Love and her esteemed guests return to the Shaw Theatre on the 11th of December. Click here to book tickets!

Judi Love is one of the UK’s fastest rising comedians who’s popularity is growing exponentially. Amongst some of her recent achievements she has made TV appearances on Loose Women, The Jonathan Ross Show, The Graham Norton Show, E4’s 8 out of 10 Cats, This is My House, Celebrity MasterChef and Strictly Come Dancing to mention a few. Judi is a regular guest on Magic FM and is an OK Magazine columnist. Judi was also a huge hit performing to a crowd of 10,000 at SSE Arena, Wembley for Comic Relief.

Judi Love will be hosting and performing at the show alongside other fantastic stand-up comedians. 

This is the perfect night out for comedy lovers so if you’re up for a great night full of laughter, make sure you book your tickets now!!!!!

Doors open at 6.30pm and show starts 7.45pm.


Changes afoot! Fri, 27 Dec 19 11:58:45 +0000 After a long recrutment process The Shaw Theatre is pleased to announce Will Haddington as it's new Theatre Manager!

We are delighted to have Will here at The Shaw and wish him every success leading us forward. 

You can find out more about Will on the team page. 

Breast Cancer Haven Bucket Collection Fri, 04 Jan 19 17:27:49 +0000 We would like to say a massive thank you to all of our audience members who donated throughout this year’s pantomime, Beauty and the Beast.  Your generosity raised £2,178.66 for Breast Cancer Haven.

Breast Cancer Haven is the charity that supports women through their breast cancer treatment. When breast cancer tries to rob a woman of her individuality, her confidence or her strength, we provide the tailored package of emotional, physical and practical support that helps her hold on to them. 

We support women and their families via a network of six welcoming centres around the UK and through an expanding network of other services.

We're there to provide women with breast cancer the support that treatment alone can't.

Find out more by visiting

We are recruiting, come join us! Thu, 02 Aug 18 00:00:00 +0000 We are recruiting for a new Theatre Manager to join our team!

 Please follow the link below for more information

To apply please send a CV and Covering Letter to Natalie Bristow - Operations Manager on [email protected]

Closing date Friday 24th September 2021

Shaw Theatre online article in Eustontowner newspaper Fri, 09 Feb 18 12:56:33 +0000 Thank you to the Eustontowner and London Belongs To Me teams for the fantastic article covering our history in the February 2018 edition.



Infinite Monkey Cage (BBC R4) - How Animals Behave (Series 17 Episode 5 of 6) NOW AVAILABLE Tue, 06 Feb 18 10:11:17 +0000 Recorded at the Shaw (23/1/18)

Brian Cox and Robin Ince are joined by comedian Rufus Hound, Zoologist and broadcaster Lucy Cooke and Professor Rory Wilson to discover how we learn about what animals are up to when we are not looking, and some of the hilarious mistakes we've made in the process of discovery. They'll be hearing about why the sex life of eels has remained so enigmatic, how the mystery of the wandering albatross has been solved, and why making underwear for frogs finally solved the riddle of how babies are made.

Standard Issue - International Men's Day recording NOW AVAILABLE Fri, 26 Jan 18 13:19:19 +0000 November 19th 2017 International Men's Day (recorded at the Shaw)


In this episode of In Conversation..., Hannah Dunleavy and Sarah Millican chat with... men. That's right. Gender inequality is shit for everyone so for International Men's Day, we did a one-off In Conversation with bona fide blokes Elis James, Richard Osman, Sanjeev Bhaskar and Tom Allen. Topics include reading reviews, catching trains, never being able to finish the Internet and Pinterest, the place of dreams.

UCL and UCLU Societies Spring 2018 Programme Announcement Thu, 30 Nov 17 16:18:22 +0000 We are very proud to welcome back the students of UCL for another fantastic year of performances.

UCL Musical Theatre Society Presents ‘In to the Woods’  A musical which intertwines the plots of several Brothers Grimm and Charles Perrault fairy tales, exploring the consequences of the characters' wishes and quests.

Thursday 15th, Friday 16th, Saturday 17th February 7.30pm

UCL Jazz Society Presents ‘Birdland – a showcase concert themed around the history of the famous Birdland jazz Club in New York

Tuesday 20th and Wednesday 21st February 7.30pm

UCL Live Music Society Presents ‘Rhapsody’ Annual showcase of new arrangements of contemporary music

Friday 23rd - Saturday 24th February 7.30pm

UCL Drama Society Presents ‘Electra’ A Greek tragedy by Sophocles. Set in the city of Argos a few years after the Trojan War, it recounts the tale of Electra and the vengeance that she and her brother Orestes take on their mother Clytemnestra and step father Aegisthus for the murder of their father, Agamemnon.

Thursday 1st, Friday 2nd, Saturday 3rd March 7.30pm

UCL Dance Society Presents ‘Exhibition’ . Annual sell out showcase feature over 20 choreographed dances by UCL students.

Thursday 8th, Friday 9th, Saturday 10th March 7.30pm

This will be UCLU Societies final Spring programme at the Shaw before they return to the newly refurbished Bloomsbury Theatre in Autumn 2018.

Tickets available soon via

Posted 30/11/17