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Beowulf: An Epic Panto

Beowulf: An Epic Panto

Charles Court Opera’s legendary boutique panto returns. This famous early medieval epic tale gets a wickedly entertaining makeover in a fiery adventure like no other. Join Beowulf, Grendel - Grendel’s Mother - and a maelstrom of other characters, in this unmissable panto, packed with mammoth musical numbers, and led by a colossally talented cast.



Enjoy a Festive Night Out with a JIJI Pre-Show Dinner Deal

Enjoy a Festive Night Out with a JIJI Pre-Show Dinner Deal We’ve partnered with fellow Islington Square neighbours,

30 November 2021

In the rehearsal room with Beowulf: An Epic Panto

Beowulf: An Epic Panto opens this week, Friday 26th November.  They've been working hard, warming up their vocal chords in the build up to Charles Court Opera's collosal…

23 November 2021

Safety and Covid-19 care this Christmas

Winter Mitigation: Small Acts have a Big Impact  It has been fantastic to welcome audiences back to the theatre after over a year away, and to get back to performing some …

Beowulf: An Epic Panto artwork designed by Alex Jackson, King’s Head Theatre Junior Associate

Alex Jack…

9 November 2021

Sound design for Theatre: Camille Marchadour on Philip Ridley's Tender Napalm

Camille Marchadour composed the soundscape for King’s Head Theatre’s current headline show, Tender Napalm by Philip Rid…

Executive Director Steps Down at the End of the Year

Fiona English, Executive Director of the King’s Head Theatre (KHT), Islington will step down from her post at the end of 2021, after five years working for the charity. …

26 October 2021