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The Bunker Theatre

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53a Southwark Street, London SE1 1RU, England
+44 20 7234 0486
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Full of possibilities!

Great venue. Went to see a play based on a specific recommendation by ‘Bechdel Theatre’ group... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Emma C
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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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Great little theatre nextdoor to the Menier Chocolate Factory theatre. Devil in the blue dress is worthy.

What a delightful little theatre, a stones throw from the Globe. Devil in the blue dress looks at... read more

Reviewed 12 April 2018
Graham B
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Raunds, United Kingdom
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4 weeks ago
“Full of possibilities!”
12 Apr 2018
“Great little theatre nextdoor to the Menier Chocolate Factory theatre. Devil in the blue dress is worthy.”
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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53a Southwark Street, London SE1 1RU, England
Southwark
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+44 20 7234 0486
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great venue. Went to see a play based on a specific recommendation by ‘Bechdel Theatre’ group (recommendations for plays that pass the Bechdel test). The venue seemed both perfect for the play I saw there, but also a great programme of upcoming gigs- will definitely...More

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Reviewed 12 April 2018

What a delightful little theatre, a stones throw from the Globe. Devil in the blue dress looks at the Monica Lewinsky v Hilary Clinton story. Great male sax player Tashomi Balfour adds to the story telling and all 5 actors in this female cast work...More

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Reviewed 1 February 2018

This is a fairly recent addition to the London theatre scene and there is no doubt that the owners/organisers have created something a bit special. A venue with a difference and worthwhile productions. We went to see 'Ken', which was imaginative, well acted and directed...More

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Reviewed 8 November 2017

Fantastic theatre with wonderful shows and such charming staff. I love the feel of the theatre, you can tell the people really care. The quality of the performances are top notch! I remember asking the theatre manager, Hannah (sorry if I've misspelt this!), a few...More

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Reviewed 3 October 2017

I was keen to see some theatre whilst in London but didn't have time to head to the West End. Instead, stumbled on The Bunker where I saw the hard-hitting but excellently done 'Eyes Closed, Ears Covered'. A great, little venue and a fantastic play....More

Thank Jane S
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Reviewed 26 April 2017

Have been to see several productions at this new theatre - great young space for exciting emerging artists. Skin a Cat and La Ronde are particular highlights for me. HIGHLY RECOMMEND going to see the productions this theatre do!

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