UK’s only theatre focused on addiction

Celebrating 24 years of cutting edge productions and recovery drama groups

About Us

Outside Edge Theatre Company is the UK’s only theatre company and participatory arts charity focused on improving the lives of people affected by any form of addiction, including their families, carers and champions. For the past twenty years OETC has produced theatre productions about issues related to addiction, from substance misuse to problem gambling, and provided free drama workshops to help people make healthier choices and support their recovery maintenance. We have created over 50 award-winning theatre productions at venues such as Soho Theatre, Riverside Studios, Hoxton Hall, Shoreditch Town Hall and the VAULT Festival.


Take Part

Anyone that has been affected by any form of addiction can take part including those at risk, you are caring for someone or a loved one has been affected.

We run weekly Drop-in workshops which are open to everyone. Once you’ve attended a session, you can Socials, Masterclasses and Theatre Club!

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