Hen & Chickens Theatre

 
 
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109 St Paul's Road, N1 2NA
 
 
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Hen & Chickens TheatreA wonderful night out on London's thriving fringe scene can be had at the Hen and Chickens Theatre, which sits above the cosy, candlelit pub that shares its name. The venue has been going for over 25 years and for the past ten years, resident production company Unrestricted View has been producing shows and inviting companies to perform in the intimate space. The audiences at Hen and Chickens certainly do enjoy an unrestricted view as its 54 raked seats mean that people find themselves ensconced in the action and the convivial atmosphere. Tending towards light-hearted stuff, the company is run by actors for actors with a commitment to new writing and comedy. For pre of post-theatre nosh and wine, the Victorian pub is one of the best theatre bars around to complete a cheerful, sparky, arty evening.

 

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Three Scoops ComedyThree Scoops ComedyAn array of comedy sketches and monologues with accents, characters, attitudes and stunning wig-work from trio Faye Barber, Paula Benson and Jo Scott2015-08-04T21:00:00+01002015-08-04T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Hen & Chickens Theatre, 109  St Paul's Road      N1 2NA
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Three Scoops Comedy
Delicious & DatelessDelicious & DatelessA one woman show - a fusion of personal story, character comedy, social commentary, with a hint of stand-up2015-08-04T18:00:00+01002015-08-06T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Hen & Chickens Theatre, 109  St Paul's Road      N1 2NA
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Now On
Delicious & Dateless
Welcome To Happy WorldWelcome To Happy WorldA musical comedy written, directed and produced by Thomas Giron-Towers and Grant Martin, starring Samuel Donaldson and Helen Peters.2015-08-04T19:30:00+01002015-08-06T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Hen & Chickens Theatre, 109  St Paul's Road      N1 2NA
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Welcome To Happy World
Humble PieHumble PieCavaliers Theatre Company presents a dark satire, devised and directed by the company with guidance from professional director John Walton.2015-08-04T22:30:00+01002015-08-09T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Hen & Chickens Theatre, 109  St Paul's Road      N1 2NA
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Now On
Humble Pie
Rainbow ClassRainbow ClassVivienne Acheampong's one-woman show based on her experiences as a primary school teacher.2015-08-05T21:00:00+01002015-08-16T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Hen & Chickens Theatre, 109  St Paul's Road      N1 2NA
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Rainbow Class
LysistraponLysistraponCosmic biscuit presents a farcical adaptation featuring slapstick routines, of the classical comedy Lysistrata, as the women of Athens take matters into their own hands turning celibate in an attempt to stop war.2015-08-07T22:30:00+01002015-08-08T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Hen & Chickens Theatre, 109  St Paul's Road      N1 2NA
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MairoulaMairoulaAn adaptation of Lena Kitsopoulou's piece, translated from Greek and performed by Aliki Chapple.2015-08-07T18:00:00+01002015-08-09T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Hen & Chickens Theatre, 109  St Paul's Road      N1 2NA
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Mairoula
Age Of LoveAge Of LoveAll Terrain Theatre presents a contemporary drama written by Billy Hicks, focusing on a group of friends caught up in the turbulent highs and2015-08-07T21:00:00+01002015-08-09T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Hen & Chickens Theatre, 109  St Paul's Road      N1 2NA
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Age Of Love
Morphine MargaritaMorphine MargaritaOhh Mamma presents a multimedia explosion of film, music, theatrical comedy and dance, featuring the characters, Jasper and Dave.2015-08-09T19:30:00+01002015-08-23T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Hen & Chickens Theatre, 109  St Paul's Road      N1 2NA
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The Lost Matriarch: Mosuo MosuoThe Lost Matriarch: Mosuo MosuoA surreal feminist comedy inspired by the literature and icons of the movement, written and presented by professional actress and comedy writer Helen Betty Knott and artist and designer Alana Madden.2015-08-10T19:30:00+01002015-08-12T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Hen & Chickens Theatre, 109  St Paul's Road      N1 2NA
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Opening and closing times for Hen & Chickens Theatre

Today (Tuesday) Hen & Chickens Theatre closes at midnight

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Tuesday:

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Midnight
 
 

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1.30
 
 

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12.00
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1.30
 
 

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12.00
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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
 
Holloway Road Tube Station
 
13 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Canonbury Overground Station
 
8 minutes walk
 
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Elia Mews Car Park
 
19 minutes walk
 
Macclesfield Road NCP
 
24 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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    Delicious & Dateless
    Comedy | Until 6th August 2015 

    Hen & Chickens Theatre

    A one woman show - a fusion of personal story, character comedy, social commentary, with a hint of stand-up...More

    Three Scoops Comedy
    Comedy | Until 4th August 2015 

    Hen & Chickens Theatre

    An array of comedy sketches and monologues with accents, characters, attitudes and stunning wig-work from trio Faye Barber, Paula Benson ...More

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    Theatre | Until 6th August 2015 

    Hen & Chickens Theatre

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    Humble Pie
    Theatre | Until 9th August 2015 

    Hen & Chickens Theatre

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    Comedy | On 4th August 2015 

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    Exhibitions | Until 30th August 2015 

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