Blackshaw Theatre: New Writing Night

30th January at 7pm £7

Come and see the short pieces we’ve selected to shortlist for our Showcase competition at The Hen & Chickens, 30th January at 7pm. We need your audience feedback more than ever, as the winner from the shortlisted performances, will go on to have their work developed and staged as a full length theatre production. For more information on the showcase go to

Our New Writing Nights are all about helping writers, actors and directors improve their craft, to meet new creative new people, and help spark great ideas whilst never forgetting entertaining you, our audience.

So head out to the Hen & Chickens and grab a pint of old traditional…

… Watch! – Our latest outstanding selection of rehearsed play readings.

… Take part! – Help the writers, actors and directors get the feedback they need. Jot down your thoughts, chat to our roving reporters, tweet at us, or chat to the artists in the bar afterwards. Tear it apart or tell us you love it – feedback is the name of the game!

Follow us on twitter (@blackshawupdate) or like us on Facebook to be sure of finding out first, which pieces will be being performed.

Book tickets online

Tickets booked online must be collected 15mins before showtime. Cash tickets are available for 30 mins at the box office.
Over 18’s only, limited access for people with disabilities, no admittance for latecomers.

Hen & Chickens Theatre

109 St Paul’s Road

London N1 2NA