The Hen & Chickens Theatre
109 Saint Paul’s Road, London, Greater London N1 2NA, United Kingdom
+44 20 7354 8246
‘The whole pub’s a stage’, as we like to say at the Hen & Chickens Theatre Bar: a small but perfectly formed North London venue with a rich history of stand-up comedy. From upcoming theatre groups to the likes of Russell Brand and Jimmy Carr, acts at ‘the Chicks’ have proved as wonderfully diverse as our list of speciality drinks. Enjoy the best of the fringe over your favorite tipple and embrace both the characters treading our boards and those propping up the bar.The Hen & Chickens Theatre is a beautiful intimate venue with 54 individual raked seats in a black box end on space. It is upstairs in the cosey Victorian pub the Hen & Chickens Theatre Bar on Highbury corner. The Box office and stairs to the theatre are straight ahead as you enter the bar.
This wonderful venue has been established for over 25years and has an excellent reputation for new writing and comedy. Unrestricted View, the resident Production Company and have been producing shows and programming visiting companies for the last twelve years. Unrestricted View is run for and by actors and are committed to brilliant new writing and comedy
The shows at the Hen & Chickens are selected for their fun, relevance, humor, writing, quality of actors and directors, the promise of exciting companies, innovation, exploration of ideas, and enjoyment. We tend to veer towards lighthearted productions and do our best to support producers/performers striving for excellence in their field.
The theatre is well known for friendliness, atmosphere, and good times.
We have an excellent relationship with the pub and many an evening we can find the performers celebrating their artistic successes with their audience in the warmth of the candlelit bar. The Hen & Chickens Bar is well stocked with fine wines and an extensive list of beers and specialized spirits. Freshly cooked bar food is available.
What’s great about simple, fresh, seasonal cooking is that the quality speaks for itself.
The Hen & Chickens’ menu boasts a tasty range of snacks, sharing plates, main meals and puds using some of the best produce our British Isles have to offer. Try our Pork Belly Lardons with apricot and ginger chutney or warm up with a Peppered Steak Pie with creamy mashed potato, peas and gravy, finished off with the Warm Sticky Toffee Pudding.
Entertainment at The Hen & Chickens Theatre Bar doesn’t stop at regular shows and comedy in the theatre; They have got up to all sorts, and here’s where you’ll find out about it. Why not join The Hen & Chickens Theatre Bar club to get details of events, news and offers on tap?