New theatre set to open in Nine Elms

Published: Friday, July 26, 2019

A new theatre for Wandsworth is coming to the riverfront in Nine Elms. The Turbine Theatre is set to open in August under the railway arches at Battersea Power Station’s Circus West Village.

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Leisure time: Arches Lane at Battersea Power Station

This brand new theatre, founded and led by Artistic Director Paul Taylor-Mills, will open with Torch Song which is a new revival of Harvey Fierstein’s landmark play presented by Bill Kenwright.

Doors will open at The Turbine Theatre on 22 August with a cast including Matthew Needham, Daisy Boulton, Dino Fetscher, Rish Shah, Jay Lycurgo and Bernice Stegers, directed by Drew McOnie.

Find out more about The Turbine Theatre and buy tickets for Torch Song at


Running from August 22, 2019 to October 13, 2019. Performances Wednesday to Sunday at 7.30pm, and matinees on Saturday and Sunday at 3pm.


Arches Lane, Circus West Village, London SW11 8AB

This is the latest cultural development in the regeneration of the Grade II* listed Battersea Power Station, following the opening of Archlight cinema earlier this year. Circus West Village is the first phase of the development that opened to the public and residents in 2017. The restoration of the Power Station is progressing ahead of opening to the public in 2021.