The Pitmen Painters opened in London's West End in October 2011 at the Duchess Theatre. The Canadian premiere of The Pitmen Painters was running as of February 2012 at Theatre Aquarius in Hamilton, Ontario. A recent (February 2014) production by United Players at the Jericho Theatre in Vancouver sold out many of its performances. On January 17,the premiere of "Mineros" (the Spanish adaptation of the play) took place at the Metropolitan theater,in Buenos Aires,Argentina.
The paintings are viewable free at Woodhorn Museum near Ashington, Northumberland.