Covent Garden’s only studio theatre, presenting new work from emerging and established playwrights from across the UK.
The Tristan Bates Theatre is an acclaimed, intimate studio venue with a national reputation for supporting and showcasing outstanding new work and contemporary artists. The theatre is run by The Actors Centre, the UK’s leading organisation that supports actors throughout their careers. The Actors Centre offers a year-round programme of workshops and professional opportunities for their members.
With a great history of supporting top talent, the theatre also hosts special intimate shows, works-in-progress and events with big names from Dame Diana Rigg to comedian Simon Amstell.