The theatre is specializing in the most fashionable and interesting performances, cabaret, as well as hosting lectures and workshops. It originated in 1969 in the trendiest neighborhood of Soho. From the very beginning, Soho Theatre has been experimenting with various theatrical formats, including comedy. Currently the theatre is actively collaborating with modern drama genre, both English and international. In 2010 for the first time ever the Festival of Russian Drama took place, with a Belarusian version right prior to it. There is so much happening on all three stages and at the bar, sometimes it gets hard for the audience to handle.