The Kenneth More Theatre is located in Oakfield Road, just off Ilford High Road, and provides a main auditorium for touring and local productions, and the smaller Cowan Studio. It also hosts events during Redbridge festivals and is home to the annual Kenny Awards.
The air-conditioned building, which is owned by the Council but managed by a trust, has access for disabled people and a loop system for the hard-of-hearing. There is a Theatre Club offering members discounts and priority booking. There is also a costume hire service.
Who was Kenneth More?
The theatre is named after the well-loved British actor who died in 1982 after a full career on stage, television and in films.