We've got big plans this year…

2016 at the Bush

The Bush Theatre is transforming into an accessible and sustainable modern theatre for the future. Click here to read more about our plans for the building. As a result of this redevelopment our home, the old Library, will be closed to the public until early 2017.

The Bush is breaking out of our building during this period into iconic and rediscovered spaces in west London, to find out what we’ve got planned click here.


This wonderful piece of theatre closes July 30th! Go see #BoysWillBeBoys ! https://t.co/OHB7DjowwC
Zada&Zuri Eshun
25 Jul
Typical, you try to start tech and immediately get interrupted by a Gastly. https://t.co/ccFPS008Bt
Gate Theatre
25 Jul
I'd go as far as to say that @HeadlongTheatre & @bushtheatre's Boys Will Be Boys is my top pick of theatre for 2016 so far!
Oliver Church
23 Jul
If you are anywhere near London I thoroughly recommend going to see #BoysWillBeBoys #mustwatchtheatreexperience https://t.co/kmbSD4prwb
Chris Shadforth
24 Jul
We do everything Fred Astaire does , but backwards and in heels ! See #boyswillbeboys @bushtheatre . Incredible . https://t.co/8eH39doo8Z
suzie kennedy
24 Jul
Saw #Boyswillbeboys @bushtheatre .So incredible I'm going again with friends.See it ! And it mentions #marilynmonroe https://t.co/td4h48EeZM
suzie kennedy
24 Jul

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My Work Experience by Mikayla

I came to the Bush Theatre for Work Experience for a week. Each day in that week I worked in two different departments, one in the morning and another one in the afternoon. On Monday I had an induction with Amanda in the morning and she told me all about what happens at the Bush…

Boys Will Be Boys | Rehearsal Diary Week 4

We’re in tech for Boys Will Be Boys! Crikey, where has the time gone? This week Assistant Director Poppy Rowley talks about the power of being in a majority female rehearsal room. Why is it important that the majority of the team, onstage and off, on Boys Will Be Boys is female? Whilst this play explores…

Boys Will Be Boys | Gender performativity

We couldn’t really put on a play called Boys Will Be Boys without talking Judith Butler. This blog will give a very brief overview the arguments Butler put forward in her seminal work Gender Trouble: Feminism and the Subversion of Identity (1990). And when we fail at this we will turn to some cats to explain it. Because…