Omnibus Theatre

Omnibus Theatre
1 Northside Clapham Common
Outer London, Greater London SW4 0QW
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About

Omnibus is a theatre in Clapham, South London, housed in a converted Victorian Library, offering a vibrant programme of theatre, music and visual arts. Inspired by the building?s literary heritage, the Omnibus programme focuses on retelling classic tales with a contemporary twist. Omnibus is committed to combining art forms to discover new artistic vocabularies and providing vital support for emerging artists to create new work within the building. Omnibus is a registered charity; the team is led by Artistic Director Marie McCarthy. Patrons include Sir Michael Gambon, Matthew Warchus and Sir Richard Eyre. Opened in September 2013.

Current Productions

Black Swans

Performances begin: 23 April 2024

Surfacing

Performances begin: 14 May 2024

Ralf LittleIn Conversation

Performances begin: 19 May 2024

Sadie FrostIn conversation

Performances begin: 26 May 2024

Engine Room

Performances begin: 27 May 2024

Wormholes

Performances begin: 23 July 2024

Past Productions

Healed

Closed: 08 April 2018

Bicycles and Fish

Closed: 18 May 2018

Perfect

Closed: 20 May 2018

Engine Room

Closed: 30 May 2018

Xoga

Closed: 30 May 2018

Penguinpig

Closed: 03 June 2018

Killymuck

Closed: 20 July 2018

Badback Mountain

Closed: 22 July 2018

Outside

Closed: 24 July 2018

Queens of Sheba

Closed: 30 July 2018

End the Silence

Closed: 26 August 2018

Blood Wedding

Closed: 23 September 2018

Sleepyhead

Closed: 30 September 2018

Quietly

Closed: 27 October 2018

Invisible Me

Closed: 21 October 2018

Boundaries

Closed: 28 October 2018

Ice Island

Closed: 24 October 2018

The Pit and the Pendulum

Closed: 24 November 2018

Engine Room

Closed: 19 November 2018

The Selfish Giant

Closed: 24 December 2018

Father Figurine

Closed: 05 January 2019

The Swimmer

Closed: 05 January 2019

Hearing Things

Closed: 27 January 2019

The Orchestra

Closed: 17 February 2019

Republica

Closed: 22 February 2019

The Cocoa Butter Club

Closed: 22 February 2019

24/7 Live

Closed: 23 March 2019

Tony’s Last Tape

Closed: 20 April 2019

Sexy Lamp

Closed: 11 May 2019

Country Music

Closed: 23 June 2019

20:40

Closed: 16 June 2019

Othello: Remixed

Closed: 14 July 2019

Phoenix

Closed: 16 July 2019

Algorithms

Closed: 18 July 2019

Bonbons Cabaret

Closed: 18 July 2019

The Red

Closed: 26 July 2019

Bible John

Closed: 23 July 2019

Trying It On

Closed: 24 July 2019

Passengers

Closed: 27 July 2019

LIT

Closed: 21 September 2019

Gecko

Closed: 29 September 2019

I’d Rather Go Blind

Closed: 05 October 2019

How to Catch a Bear

Closed: 04 October 2019

Femme Fatale

Closed: 27 October 2019

Zombie Zoo

Closed: 13 October 2019

Trying It On

Closed: 13 October 2019

Havisham

Closed: 19 October 2019

Emily Rising

Closed: 27 October 2019

Gutted

Closed: 30 October 2019

The Match Box

Closed: 17 November 2019

Fiji

Closed: 24 November 2019

The Little Prince

Closed: 30 December 2019

The Glass Will Shatter

Closed: 08 February 2020

Engine Room

Closed: 28 January 2020

Flights

Closed: 29 February 2020

Engine Room

Closed: 24 February 2020

Sheku & Friends

Closed: 25 February 2020

Inside This Box

Closed: 26 February 2020

The Apologists

Closed: 08 March 2020

Can I Help You?

Closed: 17 March 2020

Volpone

Closed: 11 April 2020

Engine Room

Closed: 14 April 2020

Engine Room

Closed: 27 May 2020

Wild Country

Closed: 06 June 2020

Sound Cistem

Closed: 12 June 2020

Black Sheep

Closed: 23 June 2020

Engine Room

Closed: 29 June 2020

Wood

Closed: 18 July 2020

Dem Times

Closed: 10 July 2020

Hell Yeah!

Closed: 19 December 2020

Rice!

Closed: 28 February 2021

Estella

Closed: 04 July 2021

Vera

Closed: 08 July 2021

Boys Cry

Closed: 09 September 2021

At the Feet of Jesus

Closed: 11 September 2021

At the Feet of Jesus

Closed: 11 September 2021

The Duration

Closed: 26 September 2021

Small Change

Closed: 02 October 2021

Who Cares?

Closed: 28 October 2021

Response: Orlando

Closed: 11 February 2022

Trade

Closed: 19 February 2022

1001

Closed: 18 February 2022

Engine Room

Closed: 21 February 2022

After Birth

Closed: 26 February 2022

About 500

Closed: 26 February 2022

Lavender

Closed: 26 February 2022

Fiji

Closed: 25 March 2022

Brave Face

Closed: 11 March 2022

I Hate It Here

Closed: 13 March 2022

Engine Room

Closed: 21 March 2022

Yippee Ki Yay

Closed: 26 March 2022

Sad

Closed: 30 April 2022

Engine Room

Closed: 25 April 2022

24, 23, 22

Closed: 21 May 2022

Engine Room

Closed: 23 May 2022

Petal

Closed: 29 May 2022

Dreamers

Closed: 11 June 2022

Hawk

Closed: 24 June 2022

Engine Room

Closed: 27 June 2022

Concha

Closed: 09 July 2022

Yerma

Closed: 10 July 2022

Thirst

Closed: 13 July 2022

Daddy Issues

Closed: 17 July 2022

Learning to Fly

Closed: 20 July 2022

Horsepower

Closed: 22 July 2022

Engine Room

Closed: 25 July 2022

Utter Mess!

Closed: 28 July 2022

Try Harder

Closed: 20 August 2022

Choking Game

Closed: 14 August 2022

There She Is

Closed: 03 September 2022

Drum

Closed: 25 September 2022

The Crown Live!

Closed: 30 September 2022

Wild Country

Closed: 01 October 2022

Cassandra

Closed: 16 October 2022

The Kind Refuser

Closed: 28 October 2022

A Self(ish) Love

Closed: 05 November 2022

Richard II

Closed: 27 November 2022

Lowkey Dying

Closed: 27 November 2022

No One

Closed: 28 January 2023

The Maestro

Closed: 29 January 2023

Live to Tell

Closed: 18 February 2023

Merboy

Closed: 04 March 2023

She

Closed: 12 March 2023

Mary & Her Monster

Closed: 12 March 2023

Eco Maniac

Closed: 15 March 2023

Swim

Closed: 18 March 2023

Seen 00:25

Closed: 19 March 2023

Sticky Door

Closed: 17 March 2023

Aiyaa

Closed: 19 March 2023

Supernova

Closed: 13 May 2023

breaDth

Closed: 03 June 2023

Ankle Swingers

Closed: 11 June 2023

A Splash of Milk

Closed: 17 June 2023

Far Out

Closed: 19 June 2023

PlantGays

Closed: 24 June 2023

Assisted

Closed: 02 July 2023

Fisheye

Closed: 09 July 2023

Wonder Drug

Closed: 18 July 2023

Chatham House Rules

Closed: 22 July 2023

Bitter Lemons

Closed: 23 July 2023

Rachel Parris

Closed: 27 July 2023

Marcus Brigstocke

Closed: 27 July 2023

Jingle Street

Closed: 28 July 2023

Rita McGrinder is Still Here

Closed: 16 September 2023

Compositor E

Closed: 07 October 2023

Bill Nighy

Closed: 08 October 2023

Invisible Animal

Closed: 04 November 2023

Tiger

Closed: 02 December 2023

Jack and the Beans Talk

Closed: 10 December 2023

Seven Steps Big Band

Closed: 17 December 2023

Indestrucible

Closed: 03 February 2024

Remythed

Closed: 04 February 2024

10 Nights

Closed: 21 February 2024

A Family Business

Closed: 25 February 2024

Scarlet Sunday

Closed: 17 March 2024

Deluge

Closed: 24 March 2024

What Would Jarvis Do?

Closed: 30 March 2024

Karen

Closed: 30 March 2024

The Pinot Princess

Closed: 14 April 2024

Love Steps

Closed: 20 April 2024