Discover and develop your playwriting, comedy, theatre making, cabaret & drag with us.

We all start somewhere, come and discover what you’re into in a creative and friendly environment.

Soho Theatre Labs are a variety of artist and talent development programmes, designed to support people who want to learn and enhance their playwriting, comedy or cabaret skills. Our Theatremakers and Comedy Lab: Skills programmes are designed for younger people, all other courses are for ages 18+ and have no upper-age limit.

Our labs are led by working theatre professionals, writers, comedians and members of our Artistic Team.

Lab members also have access to other perks including regular ticket discounts, newsletters of opportunities elsewhere, 10% off in Soho Theatre Bar and rehearsal space discounts.


Alumni include:

Amrou Al-Kadhi • Archie Maddocks • Charlotte Josephine • Charlie George • Dan Wye/ Séayoncé • Huge Davies • Jack Rooke • Janine Harouni • Kai Samra • Kitten Killers • Matilda Ibini • Milly Thomas • Natasha Marshall • Olga Koch • Phoebe Éclair-Powell • Ross Willis • Ryan Calais Cameron • Yolanda Mercy


Applications are currently closed, and will reopen in March 2020.

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