The Drawing Theatre

The Drawing Theatre is a spectacular fusion of theatre and drawing in a creative workshop designed to inspire and excite. Combining elements of performance and movement, light and sound, you will explore the human figure in hidden spaces and beautiful architecture, turning your inspiration into drawings, collages and 3D drawings.

The Drawing Theatre is a spectacular fusion of theatre and drawing in a creative workshop designed to inspire and excite. Combining elements of performance and movement, light and sound, you will explore the human figure in hidden spaces and beautiful architecture, turning your inspiration into drawings, collages and 3D drawings. No previous drawing experience is necessary to join this workshop- For more info, forthcoming dates and booking please go to: www.londondrawing.com/drawingtheatre

For more photographs from past events go to Flickr.


08/09/2018 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Draw and create from immersive theatrical sets based on Francis Bacon’s incredible existential paintings. Join London Drawing and artist John Close for an intense day of drawing and visual drama as we explore the...
The Crypt Gallery, St Pancras Parish Church, London

29/08/2018 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
In Japanese, “Shibari” simply means “to tie”. The contemporary meaning of Shibari describes an ancient Japanese artistic form of rope bondage. Shibari style rigging creates geometric patterns and shapes with...
The Crypt Gallery, St Pancras Parish Church, London

07/08/2018 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
THIS CLASS IS NOW FULL! We have another event on the 29 August- for more info and booking please check here Following our sell out event in June- we are...
The Crypt Gallery, St Pancras Parish Church, London

21/07/2018 - 22/07/2018 7:00 pm - 1:00 am
Londons premier live competitive painting night, and SO much more: drawing theatre, live digital arts and sound scapes, music and fun! Join Kiss My Art and London Drawing for a...
Aures, London

21/07/2018 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Join us for a very special edition in our series of events in collaboration with the spectacular Life Drawing Gymnasia. We are really excited to be popping up The Body...
Aures, London

20/06/2018 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
This event is now full! Our next event on August 7 is now booking here Please email us to join our reserve list and to hear about future dates info@londondrawing.com...
The Crypt Gallery, St Pancras Parish Church, London

12/05/2018 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Join us for an intense day of drawing and visual drama as we explore the body in the psychological spaces of Bacon's visceral and brutally powerful paintings- all set against...
The Crypt Gallery, St Pancras Parish Church, London

05/05/2018 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
A Creative Exchange not to be missed! Join us at the brilliant Arcola Theatre for an exciting afternoon of performance and drawing as we are invited to create drawings and...
Arcola Theatre, Dalston London

21/04/2018 - 22/04/2018 7:30 pm - 2:00 am
We are delighted to announce the Drawing Theatre will be making a cameo appearance with  A Curious Invitation and The East End Film Festival at the fabulous Masonic Masquerade Ball....
The Andaz Hotel, London

10/03/2018 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Prepare for an unforgettable afternoon of lush sensuality and visual drama as we explore the female in the art of the fabulous Rubens. Be inspired by dramatic set ups and...
The Crypt Gallery, St Pancras Parish Church, London

22/02/2018 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Join us for a very special creative anatomy life drawing workshop in partnership with The Royal College of Physicians to coincide with the museum’s current exhibition: ‘Ceaseless motion: William Harvey’s experiments in...
The Royal Society of Physicians, Regents Park London

15/02/2018 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Join us for a very special edition in our series of events in collaboration with the spectacular Life Drawing Gymnasia. We are really excited to be popping up The Body...
Royal British Society of Sculptors, Kensington London

27/01/2018 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
THIS EVENT IS NOW FULL! Please email us to be added tothe reserve list Join us for the third in our series of Goya Drawing Theatre Epics with John Close...
The Crypt Gallery, St Pancras Parish Church, London

13/01/2018 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Join us for a very special edition of the Drawing Theatre as we collaborate with the fabulous Le Fil for an immersive afternoon of high octane drawing and collage 80's...
The Vaults, London

16/12/2017 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Draw and collage your way into Christmas with St Nicky and the Imaginarium Family....  All ages and levels of ability welcome- all you need is your imagination! Join London Drawing...
The Imaginarium, London

16/12/2017 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
GOYA - Master of Two Worlds II A Drawing Theatre Epic   Join London Drawing and artist John Close in an afternoon of romanticism, darkness and fantastical creatures as we enter...
The Crypt Gallery, St Pancras Parish Church, London

25/11/2017 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Strange characters appear from nowhere, sounds dont make sense, the floor appears on the ceiling and nothing is as it seems…. Let us take you by the hand into the...
The Imaginarium, London

18/11/2017 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
ART BATTLE AND LONDON DRAWING COLLIDE TO CREATE A NEW CONCEPT IN ART, MUSIC, FASHION AND PERFORMANCE Join Art Battle London and London Drawing for a new explosion of creativity in The Vaults subterranean tunnels under Waterloo Station.
The Vaults,

18/11/2017 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Join us for a very special edition in our series of events in collaboration with the spectacular Life Drawing Gymnasia. We are really excited to be popping up The Body...
The Vaults, London

17/11/2017 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Join us for an evening of drama and history as The Drawing Theatre pops up in the fabulous Painted Hall at the Royal Naval College Greenwich After dark, the Painted...
The Painted Hall, Greenwich London

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