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Blue Elephant Theatre
59a Bethwin RoadLondonSE5 0XT
- +44 (0)20 7701 0100
Top 4 reviews of Blue Elephant Theatre
The Blue Elephant Theatre is a vibrant arts venue in camberwell, aiming to nurture new and emerging artists across all art-forms. The varied programme includes dance, comedy, music, film and visual art alongside all forms of theatre from new writing to classics - both British and international - & both scripted and devised. Most programmes are free but you will have to book beforehand to... more
I've been a regular at BET for about 4 years now. Located in the heart of a housing estate, it's not somewhere you would find by accident, but there are road signs and a few elephant print shaped lights in the pavement to guide you there. Nearest tube station is Oval - it's a brisk 10 minute walk.
The theatre had a difficult transition period when AD Jasmine Cullingford left in 2013 after 7... more
The first time I tried to see a friend's show at The Blue Elephant I got terribly lost and terribly upset. The second time I was successful and was pretty darn impressed. It was early in my latest residency here in London and I was quite excited by the existence of these cafe-theatres that seemed to appear in the back corners and top levels of pubs across town. In hindsight I'm not so sure.... more
This is a lovely little fringe theatreit can bit a bit tricky to find if you don't know where to look, but is worth the looking once you get there!
It is tiny and itamate, and although I am slightly biased as I used to work for the youth theatre here, they do a great variety of stuff. From dance, to new writing, to comedians trying out material beefore going to the Edinbugh festival, there is... more