24 JANUARY – 28 MARCH 2020
Don’t miss John Kani’s highly acclaimed play Kunene and the King marking the 25th anniversary of the end of apartheid with a strictly limited London run, following its premiere in Stratford-upon-Avon and a sold-out run in Cape Town.
15 DECEMBER 2019
Suspiciously Cheap Comedy is an award-winning mixed-bill comedy night, run by Edinburgh Newcomer Award-nominees Gein’s Family Giftshop and critically-acclaimed Goose, who have recently combined forces to make sketch super group Tarot.
Thursday 16 and Friday 17 Jan 2020
Award winning stand-up comedian Rose Matafeo has kissed nearly 10 men in her life, AKA she's a total horndog. For critically acclaimed stand-up, sketch and mid-20's angst, join Rose at the Ambassadors Theatre for two shows to be recorded for her forthcoming special.
Please note Thursday’s extra show will not be filmed for broadcast.
The Ambassadors Theatre opened on 5th June 1913. The theatre presented Deburau in 1921 which saw Ivor Novello making his first stage appearance, Eugene O'Neill's The Emperor Jones starring Paul Robeson, The Mask of Virtue in 1935 which saw the West End stage debut of a 22 year old Vivien Leigh and Spring Meeting in 1938 with Margaret Rutherford. Britain's longest running production The Mousetrap by Agatha Christie opened at The Ambassadors on 25th November 1952 and played here until its 21st Birthday in 1973 when it transferred next door to the larger St Martin's Theatre.