10 Nov 2020 - 14 Nov 2020

New Writing

Encompass Productions Presents
A New Theatre Festival

Encompass Productions presents Homecoming: A New Theatre Festival at the White Bear Theatre, 10 -14 November.


"One of London's best-known companies for new writing" - The Reviews Hub

After pioneering online new writing with their award-winning show Bare E-ssentials, acclaimed genre explorers Encompass Productions (Chummy, Stasis) return to the White Bear Theatre with Homecoming - A New Theatre Festival.

A celebration of theatre returning to its true home - the stage - Homecoming will feature a diverse line up of exciting new writing, featuring plays from a wide array of London's very best theatre companies and talent. The festival will accumulate with the triumphant return of Bare Essentials, the UK's longest-running and best-reviewed independent new writing night.

Tickets for Bare Essentials are on sale now, with the rest of festival lineup to be announced in the coming weeks. Live theatre is back - celebrate its Homecoming!


'Gripping theatre at its most elemental.' ★★★★★ Time Out


'The future of theatre.' ★★★★★ London Theatre 1


'An essential lifeblood for the arts community across the nation. Tremendous.' ★★★★ Corr Blimey


'Breaks the mould. Impressive.' - A Younger Theatre


'A company that isn't afraid to push boundaries.' Reviewer Number 9


★★★★★ West End Wilma ★★★★★ Grumpy Gay Critic ★★★★★ London Unattached ★★★★ The Upcoming ★★★★ Everything Theatre ★★★★ Theatre Bubble ★★★★ Carn's Theatre Passion ★★★★ Female Arts ★★★★ London Pub Theatres ★★★★ Pursued by Bears


Recommended by Time Out, British Theatre, Empty Pocket Guide, Theatre Bubble and London Pub Theatres

Box Office

0333 012 4963


£16 Full Price

£14 Concessions


Concessions Notice

Concessions are only accepted for pensioners, unemployed, students and under16s.

Please Note:

This performance runs for 1 hr without an interval

Coming Soon

The Silent Woman

28 Sep 2020 - 28 Sep 2020

New Writing

Tales from the Golden Age

29 Sep 2020 - 3 Oct 2020

New Writing

The Off Key

6 Oct 2020 - 10 Oct 2020


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