Shoreditch Town Hall


Shoreditch Town Hall photographed from the front of the building.

Photo: Peter Brown 2015


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Management


Artistic director: James Pidgeon
Associate Director: Nick Giles

Theatres


Assembly Hall - seats 500
Council Chamber - seats 140
The Ditch - seats 60

Telephone




Box office: 020 7739 6176

Email


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Location


Address:
380 Old Street
London EC1V 9LT

Council: Hackney

Region: London

Location map for Shoreditch Town Hall

Transport


Tube:
Northern Line - Old Street

Train:
London Overground - Shoreditch High Street, Hoxton.

Buses:

Stop:

Shoreditch Town Hall


Day no:
26, 35, 47, 48, 55, 67, 78, 135, 149, 242 and 243


Night no:
N26, N35, N55

About Shoreditch Town Hall


Designed by Caesar Augustus Long and built on the site of the old Fuller's Hospital, Shoreditch Town Hall opened in 1866 as the Vestry Hall for Shoreditch. With its high-coved ceilings, Doric columns, large chandeliers and stained glass windows the Vestry Hall (now known as the Council Chamber) was thought of as "the grandest Vestry Hall in London". It is a magnificent Grade II landmark building managed by Shoreditch Town Hall Trust. It was established as an independent arts and events venue in 2004. Since this time it has established itself as a key part of the cultural landscape, filling a vital need for flexible, non-traditional creative space.

Access information


General

As a Grade II listed Victorian building still developing as a venue, there are some associated access issues which give some areas limited accessibility for anyone with mobility impairments.

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


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Wheelchair access

There is a lift from pavement level to the ground floor of the building, allowing for access to the offices on this floor, the Council Chamber, Mayor's Parlour and accessible toilet.

Current shows


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Upcoming shows


Talawa Firsts


Three sky chefs prepare a five-course tasting menu on board the final flight of an Airbus A380. Ingredients mix, tastes cross-pollinate, and strangers break bread together as the chefs guide you through a British-inspired culinary journey.


Previews from: ... no date announced

Closes: ... no close date announced



Gastronomic


Three sky chefs prepare a five-course tasting menu on board the final flight of an Airbus A380. Ingredients mix, tastes cross-pollinate, and strangers break bread together as the chefs guide you through a British-inspired culinary journey.


Previews from: Monday 23 September 2019

Closes: Saturday 12 October 2019



Kneehigh's Ubu - a sing-along satire


We all know King Ubu. That deranged dictator we all love to hate. Impossibly greedy, unstoppably crude, inexorably daft and hell-bent on making the country great again!


Previews from: Thursday 5 December 2019

Closes: Saturday 21 December 2019




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