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The Tower Theatre Company has been entertaining audiences for over 80 years. All our actors,
directors and technical crew get involved for the sheer love of it. The only full-time,
non-professional company in central London, the Tower stages up to 18 productions a year.
It also tours from time to time, both in the UK and further afield.
The Tower produces shows that compete with the best of the professional London fringe.
We stage productions from Beckett to Butterworth, Shakespeare to Sondheim. We seek to
tackle new theatrical territory as well as to recreate stage classics, but most of all
we aim to inspire audiences with our unique combination of creativity, passion and
The Tower Theatre's Artistic Policy : "We aim to provide the widest possible range of high quality, affordable drama, within the resources available, enabling people of all ages and backgrounds to experience every aspect of theatre as a participant or as an audience member."
From a recent audience member ..."Why bother to go to the London theatre at all? There is often better drama on television, and much of the usual West End fare is a disappointment, with gaudy vacuity in the popular offerings, and ponderous, creaking, pretentious scripts in the self-consciously serious new drama. Even worse, it is hard to find a parking place or a drink of any sort during the interval.
I got my answer tonight, in a small theatre where I was a few yards from the actors, the highly accomplished Tower Theatre Company ...."