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

Location map for Almeida Theatre


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 Writer

She wants to change the shape of the world. But a new way of thinking needs a new story. How can she make herself heard?

Previews from: Saturday 14 April 2018
Closes: Saturday 26 May 2018

Upcoming shows


The city. A woman is restless. A woman is suffocating. A woman is silenced. The woman revolts.

Previews from: Monday 4 June 2018
Closes: Saturday 21 July 2018

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For one night only we invite you to join the super-rich. The 1%. You will call the shots. You will be the centre of the economy. You will have the power. Given the chance to do things your way - will you play it safe or risk it all?

Previews from: Wednesday 1 August 2018
Closes: Saturday 18 August 2018

Dance Nation

Somewhere in America, a revolution is coming. An army of competitive dancers is ready to take over the world, one routine at a time. A ferocious exploration of youth, ambition and self-discovery.

Previews from: Monday 27 August 2018
Closes: Saturday 6 October 2018

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