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Finborough Theatre

118 Finborough Road, London SW10 9ED, England
+44 20 7244 7439
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The White Man On The Bus

I had not been to this theatre before but had a fantastic time I was enthralled by the play and... read more

Reviewed 10 April 2018
Jon D
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London, United Kingdom
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Small, but famed pub theatre

Some of the best theatre in London isn't in the West End at lavish West End prices, but on the... read more

Reviewed 21 December 2017
simon r
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London, United Kingdom
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London's leading Off West End theatre.
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good40%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“the pub” (6 reviews)
“earl's court” (2 reviews)
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118 Finborough Road, London SW10 9ED, England
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Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

I had not been to this theatre before but had a fantastic time I was enthralled by the play and amazed at the skill of the actors and direction What a wonderful experience all round The theatre is small and perfect for intimate theatre The...More

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Reviewed 21 December 2017

Some of the best theatre in London isn't in the West End at lavish West End prices, but on the fringe circuit. Theatres such as Jermyn Street, the White Bear in Kennington, the Questors in Ealing and this venue above a pub in Earl's Court,...More

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Reviewed 15 May 2017

For new plays and serious writing, we always head to the Finborough Theatre. Recently we saw "Everything between us," a very good production. Highly recommended for supporting a new generation of playwrights, acting, and performance. Good restaurants nearby; easily accessible by bus and tube.

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Reviewed 24 April 2017

Some really unusual plays performed here. The actual theatre is up some stairs that could be forbidding for the less sure footed. The pub downstairs can be noisy and expensive, but for the purely theatrical experience its worth a high rating.

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Reviewed 25 October 2016

We saw 'Adding Machine: A Musical' here: excellent production and very well performed. It deserves to transfer to a larger theatre. We then had drinks in the pub and ordered pizzas at the bar from Firezza, a takeaway next door. The pub was very relaxed...More

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Reviewed 26 May 2016

What kind of theatre would be above a pub? You might imagine something on the fringe. In London, the Finborough Theatre fits that bill. And what an excellent theatre it is! The intimate setting lends to the enjoyment of the theatre. It may seat 50...More

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Reviewed 16 April 2016

Great theatre seating around 50 people on tiered bench seats. You go upstairs to get to the theatre, there is a central aisle with seats to the right and left. The stage space is small but I saw the matinee of Princess Caraboo (finishes 22...More

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Reviewed 26 February 2016

We learned of the production, Weald, through Time Out. I bought tickets online before leaving home. The theatre is warm and welcoming. The production was very good. I'd always check out the season when planning a trip to London. Near the Earl's Court tube station.

1  Thank Nancy2005
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Reviewed 17 February 2016

High quality performances in this tiny fringe venue. The pub is nice with a fire and friendly bar staff,

1  Thank Jennifer139
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Reviewed 13 December 2015 via mobile

I've seen over a dozen productions here and will see a dozen more. This venue sits an audience of 40 plus and has a loyal following. Staff are great, bar is relaxing, prices reasonable. There is always two productions performed here in rep. Brilliant theatre.

1  Thank perfect_spy
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