• GHOST FROM A PERFECT PLACE by Philip Ridley

    Thursday 11th September 2014 - Saturday 11th October 2014

    Multi award-winning playwright Philip Ridley returns to the Arcola with his contemporary classic Ghost From A Perfect Place, a scorchingly dark comedy where a monster from the past meets the monsters of the present.

  • THE DOG, THE NIGHT AND THE KNIFE

    Thursday 18th September 2014 - Saturday 18th October 2014

    A hot August night. M finds himself at the dead end of a dark and deserted street, where everything has decayed and time has stopped. Hurled into a nightmare world, where wolves prowl, hunger is everywhere, and nothing is quite what it seems, M does the only logical thing: he runs. The Dog, The Night and The Knife is a darkly funny and absurd play is by critically acclaimed German playwright, Marius von Mayenburg.

  • THE RIVALS

    Wednesday 15th October 2014 - Saturday 15th November 2014

    ‘Through all the drama — whether damned or not —
    Love gilds the scene, and women guide the plot.’

  • THE THREE SILLlES

    Saturday 25th October 2014 - Sunday 2nd November 2014

    All the fun of the May Day fair comes to Hackney this October half term.