News: Polka Theatre to reach more school children as part of its Curtain Up! Scheme

Celebrated children’s theatre Polka is bringing the wonder of the stage to more schoolchildren than ever in 2022. In response to the financial struggles of schools, whilst recognising the importance of young children attending the arts, they have pledged to double their free school ticket allocation by the summer holidays, giving away a total of... Continue Reading →

News: Cast and creatives announced for Polka Theatre’s Spring season

The cast and creative teams have been announced for three enchanting family productions across Polka Theatre’s two main spaces this spring. From captivating revivals to twists on old tales, there’s something for every member of the family in this brilliant programme. This is the perfect time to spring into 2022 at London’s most exciting children’s... Continue Reading →

News: First look at Cinderella: the AWESOME truth at Polka Theatre

Production images have been released of madcap musical adventure, Cinderella: the AWESOME truth. Polka Theatre are bringing wonder to Wimbledon this winter, with the world premiere of this feel-good festive show with music and lyrics by the award-winning Felix Hagan (Operation Mincemeat, New Diorama Theatre), celebrating the power of friendship and self-worth. Inspired by conversations... Continue Reading →

News: Cast and creatives announced for Polka Theatre’s Christmas production, Cinderella: the AWESOME truth

Polka Theatre is bringing wonder to Wimbledon this winter, with the world premiere of madcap musical adventure Cinderella: the AWESOME truth. This feel-good festive show, with music and lyrics by the award-winning Felix Hagan (Operation Mincemeat, New Diorama Theatre), celebrates the power of friendship and self-worth. Co-produced with One Tenth Human (Arthur, Edinburgh Fringe First... Continue Reading →

News: Cast and creatives announced for first production back at Polka Theatre, RED

Polka Theatre will reopen their doors following the £8.5m Future Polka Capital Campaign with an exciting new promenade adventure RED once again bringing world class family entertainment to London. Directed by Hannah Quigley (Marvin’s Binoculars, Schools Tour/Unicorn Theatre), the production is a thrilling mix of visual and physical storytelling, seamlessly integrating Sign Language into the... Continue Reading →

News: David Walliams, Joanna Lumley and more join Polka Theatre’s Write Here, Write Now Celebratory Event

An acclaimed line up of talent including David Walliams, Joanna Lumley and Paapa Essiedu are coming together as part of Polka Theatre’s Write Here, Write Now initiative. This inspiring project seeks to support local schools in improving literacy, language and communication skills in young children who have been identified as having low confidence and self-esteem.... Continue Reading →

Website Powered by WordPress.com.

Up ↑