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Be the first to explore the new Bush Theatre following our £4.3 million redevelopment.

Our architects, Haworth Tompkins, won the RIBA Stirling Prize for Liverpool Everyman.

Hear the story of how over the last year the Bush Theatre has transformed into an accessible and sustainable modern theatre for the future with more room for artists. Plus, learn about the history of the building – the Old Library of Shepherd’s Bush.

You’ll get to see inside the new Studio and refurbished Theatre, backstage into the dressing rooms and maybe even get a sneak peek of companies in rehearsals. There are bright new offices and you’ll visit the room where our writers will pen their plays.

The Bush Theatre is fully accessible. You can find out about what’s in each space and where everything is on our facilities page here.
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New @bushtheatre studio space is a cracker, perfect for Barney Norris' quietly devastating exploration of lives half lived, While We're Here
29 Apr
Guards at the Taj today @bushtheatre was devastatingly good. Two fantastic performances from @DannyAshok and @Darren_Kuppan #BeautyShallLive
Ed MacArthur
29 Apr
Next stop for @barnontherun and @upinarmstheatre 's play While We're Here at @bushtheatre . Excited https://t.co/1YW1TMlAtg
Ben Welford
29 Apr
What a transformation @bushtheatre ! Loving your spanking new look #theatre #actress #lifeofanactress @eddydeg
Rebecca Yeo
29 Apr
#Review - While We’re Here "gentle and melancholic" @bushtheatre https://t.co/ZVv3wrJGgO
Stephen Bates
29 Apr
@bushtheatre Absolutely loving the renovated building. Feels like an amazing creative place. Still one of my favourite places.
Ben Welford
29 Apr

Bush Green

Conversations, dispatches and ideas from the Bush Theatre.

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Meet the Comedian: Shaun Keaveny

BBC Radio 6 Music presenter Shaun Keaveny spills the beans on his upcoming Comedy Festival show at the Bush Theatre – and warns fans that his ‘weak’ dad jokes will be in full effect. Lazy lunacy. That’s how 6Music breakfast host Shaun Keaveny describes his craft. Ahead of his appearance at this year’s inaugural Comedy…

Guards at the Taj: Your Thoughts

Guards at the Taj has opened the beautifully renovated Bush Theatre with a meta-theatrical nod to new buildings and beauty. Here are your thoughts… Fantastic writing displayed in #GuardsAtTheTaj @bushtheatre. Fantastic, fantastic writing. @RajivAJoseph. Loved it. — Peter Imms (@peter_imms) April 22, 2017 “A startlingly sad mythic allegory on the nature of beauty and its…

Student Guide to Playwriting: Structure

In the run up to the launch of The Student Guide to Writing: Playwriting book, here is the third in a series of blogs on top tips from the lesson plan writers. This blog is from John Yorke, founder of the BBC Writers Academy and the former Head of Channel 4 Drama and Controller of BBC…