Arcola Theatre

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Arcola Theatre

27 Arcola Street
E8 2DJ
+44 (0)20 7503 1646


3 out of 5 based on 3 reviews

Top 3 reviews of Arcola Theatre

4.0 out of 5 21 November 2010
by Briget P.

A hidden small-town theatre in East London, humble, cozy, and well-kept. The front lounge has plenty of tables and couch areas for lounging and not to mention a cafe to grab a quick hot cup o' ..before the play begins.

Spacious studio with elevated seating so you don't have to worry about some tall person blocking your view. (ultimate pet peeve) I went here to watch Tiata Fahodzi's modern...more

4.0 out of 5 29 May 2009
by Vicky L.

Came to see a brilliantly produced short called "more light". The play was exceptionally polished, different (it was about concubines being buried alive with the first emperor of china) and utterly disturbing but thoroughly enjoyable.

The theater itself comprised of 3 studios and a cafe and you can bring a drink into the studio with you.

The only problem I had was that the toilets weren't...more

3.0 out of 5 1 December 2008
by Katy I.

Being a creative, East London type, I often like to take my Mac for a cup of peppermint tea at the Arcola theatre cafe and pretend to be working whilst I secretly people watch the dramatists from behind my screen. It looks like the kind of place that would have Wi-Fi and it doesn't which is a shame, they do have however, a comfortable and relaxing atmosphere in the cafe (not during the school...more