The Tower Theatre Company is the most active amateur dramatic theatre company in Inner London.  
We pride ourselves in being non-professional theatre rather than amdram.The Tower Theatre Company is the most active amateur dramatic theatre company in Inner London.

All Tower Theatre productions in London will now be at the Company's new theatre in Stoke Newington.

First production in the new Tower Theatre :


by William Shakespeare

Directed by John McSpadyen

Wednesday 26th September -
Saturday 6th October

Followed by :


by Harper Lee, in an adaptation by Christopher Sergel

Directed by Martin Mulgrew

Wednesday 24th October -
Saturday 3rd November

All about the new

News of the latest developments on the site

Emily Grimson's blog
charting the progress of the project



Tower Theatre Directors' Workshops

Four workshops (open to everyone) during the Autumn with leading practitioners.

At the Tower Theatre, Stoke Newington

Free to Members; small charge for non-members


Later this autumn :


An Evening commemorating the 100th Anniversary of the end of the First World War.

Sunday 11th November


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Picture of the month


Henry V

The first show in the new building : Henry V
John McSpadyens's production of Shakespeare's play opens the new theatre on September 26th

Photo by David Sprecher

"Last weekend I found myself in another version of am-dram land with the Tower Theatre ... Everyone in the foyer, and in the audience, knew each other. They were part of a club, a community of common purpose and dedication. They were releasing their inner thespians in a parallel universe of theatre ... And the performance was superb."
Michael Coveney on the Tower Theatre,

The Tower Theatre Company has been entertaining audiences for more than 85 years. All our actors, directors and technical crew get involved for the sheer love of it. The only full-time, non-professional company in inner London, the Tower stages up to 18 productions a year at various London venues, and further afield at the Minack Theatre in Cornwall, in Paris and beyond. This year, the company has purchased a building in Stoke Newington and will produce all future projects from this new home. We plan to present our first production from there in Autumn 2018.

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 creativity, passion and collaboration.

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."