Almeida Theatre

Photograph of the Almeida theatre, Islington, taken from the street.

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Artistic director: Rupert Goold
Administrator: Rachel Barker


Almeida Theatre - seats 325


Box office: 020 7359 4404


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1 Almeida Street
London N1 1TA

Council: Islington

Region: London

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Highbury & Islington (Victoria)
Angel (Northern)

Essex Road
Highbury & Islington



St. Mary's Church

Day no:
4, 19, 30, 43

Night no:
N19, N41

Access information


The Almeida Theatre aims to be as accessible as possible.

There are a range of assisted performances throughout the year.

Asssitance dogs are welcome in the auditorium - request an aisle seat when you book. Alternatively, staff are happy to dog sit.

You will find more information on the theatre website access page.

Click the image below to go there.

Access link for this theatre

Wheelchair access

The accessible toilet can be accessed via ramp.

Disabled customers may use the box office phone to arrange a pick up or call a taxi, or alternatively may ask a member of staff to do this.

Sliding glass door (operated by push button) at entrance, and a ramp
provides access to toilets and auditorium (stalls).

No lift to the circle.

Visual assistance

Audio described performances are available throughout the year - check website for schedule.

Hearing assistance

Induction loop in the box office for hearing aid users.

Infrared hearing system in the main auditorium - collect headsets from the kiosk in the foyer.

Hearing dogs welcome in the auditorium - request an aisle seat when you book.

Current shows

The Twilight Zone

Between light and shadow, science and superstition, fear and knowledge is a dimension of imagination. An area which we call the Twilight Zone. Stage magic and fantasy unite as the ordinary becomes extraordinary.

Previews from: Tuesday 5 December 2017
Closes: Saturday 27 January 2018

Upcoming shows

Summer And Smoke

In the heat of summer - under the wings of an angel - Alma meets John. Trapped between desire and fear in a life of obligation, her world turns upside down in the search for salvation.

Previews from: Saturday 24 February 2018
Closes: Saturday 7 April 2018

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