Live Performance

Watermans theatre is a lovely intimate 250-seat space where you can find an exciting range of cabaret, contemporary dance, digital performance, touring theatre, comedy and lots more. Our popular children's theatre runs every Sunday and half terms, from September to May. Find out what's on in this section, or go to 'Hire' if you'd like to hire our theatre.

Live Performance


Lili La Scala – Siren

24 Sep

A journey, a ship, the shifting of time and sands. Siren songs through the mist. Found songs, from the poetry […]

Live Performance

CPP Hounslow Presents the Chromatic Dinner

01 Oct

Please note that due to the immersive nature of this show we have a strict no latecomers policy, please arrive […]


The Tiger LIllies: Love For Sale

06 Oct - 07 Oct

Rediscover the music of Cole Porter with Olivier Award-winning, cult cabaret band The Tiger Lillies. The Grammy nominees uncover the […]

Outdoor Arts

Dance Umbrella @BellSquareLdn

09 Oct

Join Dance Umbrella for exhilarating live outdoor work in Bell Square on Saturday 9th October. Dance Umbrella is London’s international dance […]


Dance Umbrella Watermans Takeover

16 Oct - 17 Oct

Taking over the building for two days, join Dance Umbrella for a live dance double bill with DU Festival debut […]


International Short Film Programme

16 Oct

Join us in the Waterman’s cinema for an International Dance Short Film Programme curated by Omari ‘Motion’ Carter. Film schedule […]


Traces & Happy Father’s Day (Double Bill)

16 Oct

Part of the Dance Umbrella Watermans Takeover Traces by Kesha Raithatha  Approx. 25 – 30 minutes Travel on an abstract journey […]


Climate Change: Quentin Cooper Hosts

23 Oct

Quentin Cooper (BBC Radio 4) is joined by Rocio Berenguer and other artists for an evening of short performances, discussion […]

Live Performance

Gandini Juggling: Smashed2

05 Nov

80 oranges, 7 watermelons, 9 performers. The Dark Art of juggling reinvented. In Smashed, the manipulation of the forbidden fruit […]

Outdoor Arts

Urban Astronaut: Highly Sprung

06 Nov

This November sees arguably the most important global climate conference there has even been, COP26 in Glasgow. At Bell Square […]


Aakash Odedra Company: Rising

19 Nov

Aakash Odedra, the international award-winning dancer and choreographer takes to Watermans’ stage in a captivating performance. Experience the intensity of […]

Live Performance Hire

Jack and the Beanstalk

24 Nov - 27 Nov

Early Bird Tickets Available until 30th September 2021 The award winning St Faith’s Players are thrilled to be back at […]

Live Performance

Watermans & Akademi Dance Film Co-Commission

26 Nov

Akademi and Watermans are commissioning an artist / small collective working with South Asian dance forms to create a new […]

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