Gate Theatre

Gate Theatre, London, seen from the street.

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Artistic director: Christopher Haydon
Executive Director: Clare Slater


Gate Theatre - seats 70


Box office: 0207 229 0706


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11 Pembridge Road
Nottinghill Gate
London W11 3HQ

Council: Kensington and Chelsea

Region: London

Location map for Gate Theatre


Nottinghill Gate (Central, District, and Circle) - exit #3 to Portobello Road.

Shepherd's Bush (Overground)



Ladbrooke Road
Nottinghill Gate

Day no:
27, 28, 31, 52, 328, 452

Night no:
N28, N31

Access information


The theatre aims to offer accessible performances for Gate Audiences to every show.

Guide dogs welcome by request - can sit in the auditorium or be looked after by doting members of staff.

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

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Access link for this theatre

Wheelchair access

This is a small 70-seater venue up a flight of stairs above a pub, so access is limited.

Visual assistance

Audio described notes, large print and braille can be available on request, although braille does - requires a notice period.

Hearing assistance

Induction loop system - ask staff at box office.

Captioned performances - check schedule for details.

Hearing dogs welcome by request.

Current shows

The Human Voice

In this extraordinary and prophetic monologue a woman fights for the person she loves. Jean Cocteau's iconic play explores our desperate need for human relationships - and the machine that has changed them forever.

Previews from: Thursday 13 September 2018
Closes: Saturday 6 October 2018

Upcoming shows

A Small Place

For the first time ever, Jamaica Kincaid's searing essay about Western colonial exploitation is adapted for the stage. Fly with us to Antigua and take a closer look at the past, the present and where we really are.

Previews from: Thursday 8 November 2018
Closes: Saturday 1 December 2018

Dear Elizabeth

Elizabeth Bishop and Robert Lowell were two of America's most brilliant poets. Their friendship was messy, intense and profound. Through their lives, they wrote over 400 letters to each other, spanning decades, continents, political eras.

Previews from: Thursday 17 January 2019
Closes: Saturday 9 February 2019

The Ridiculous Darkness

Ultimo has a degree in piracy from Mogadishu University of Applied Sciences. Tofdau won't rest till his story's told. Sergeant Pellner and Officer Dorsch are sailing up the Hindu Kush in search of Lieutenant Colonel Deutinger.

Previews from: Wednesday 27 February 2019
Closes: Saturday 23 March 2019

Shubbak @ Gate

In a new collaboration/partnership with Shubbak - London's largest festival of contemporary Arab Culture - we will present a programme of powerful voices from Arab theatre makers, based in the Arab region and the diaspora.

Previews from: Monday 1 July 2019
Closes: Saturday 13 July 2019

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