Tristan Bates Theatre

Tristan Bates Theatre

Photo by: Peter Brown 2017

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Chief Executive: Louise Coles


Tristan Bates Theatre - seats 70


Box office: 020 7240 6283


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1A Tower Street
Covent Garden
London WC2H 9NP

Council: Camden

Region: London

Location map for Tristan Bates Theatre


Leicester Square (Northern, Piccadilly)
Tottenham Court Road (Central, Northern)

Charing Cross



Cambridge Circus

Day no:
14, 19, 24, 29, 38, 176

Night no:
N5, N19, N20, N29, N38, N41, N279

Access information


Fully wheelchair accessible.

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Wheelchair access

Fully wheelchair accessible.

Current shows

Revelation 1:18

Reuniting for a farewell gig in the city were it all began, a band on the brink of mega stardom ask. Explores the ever increasing pressures of toxic masculinity, self worth and the heightening crisis of male suicide.

Previews from: Tuesday 18 September 2018
Closes: Saturday 6 October 2018

Wine - The Lago Season

It's their second first date. She's about to become a Hollywood star whilst he's still living with his brother. As the evening unfolds, it's time to face the pain of the lives they could have led.

Previews from: Tuesday 18 September 2018
Closes: Saturday 6 October 2018

No Help Sent - The Lago Season

The NHS has been privatised, their friend has cancer and there are no more options. Fearing the worst, they'll do whatever it takes. Set in a not too distant future, No Help Sent uncovers just how hard some must fight to get the help they need.

Previews from: Wednesday 19 September 2018
Closes: Saturday 6 October 2018

Upcoming shows


DAN and KATIE have been seeing each other for a few months now, but they still haven't consummated the relationship. The timing has just never been quite … Right? Staying at DAN's for the first time, KATIE is sure that tonight will be THE NIGHT.

Previews from: Monday 24 September 2018
Closes: Saturday 29 September 2018

Four Loyalty Cards

Comprises of four monologues which are unconnected apart from a small detail - each character is in the possession of a stamped loyalty card handed out at a coffee shop - where each piece is set.

Previews from: Tuesday 2 October 2018
Closes: Saturday 6 October 2018

The Taming Of The Shrew

Once upon a time in Padua there were two sisters. Katherina was a "shrew" with an appalling temper. Bianca was a sweet, patient model of female behaviour. All the men of Padua rightly competed and contrived for the love of sweet Bianca.

Previews from: Monday 8 October 2018
Closes: Saturday 13 October 2018


When Alyssa returns home from prison she's devastated to find her aunt has put her beloved grandmother Betty in a care home. An intensely moving new play about love, loneliness and guilt between three generations of women.

Previews from: Tuesday 16 October 2018
Closes: Saturday 3 November 2018

Drowned Or Saved?

A decade on from surviving the Auschwitz concentration camp, chemist and writer Primo Levi is restless as he struggles to complete what will be his final published work.

Previews from: Tuesday 6 November 2018
Closes: Saturday 24 November 2018

The Chess Player

Imprisoned in solitary confinement by Nazis, a stolen book of chess games becomes the Prisoner's only way to cling to sanity. Fighting madness, he survives by dividing his mind into two feuding chess masters.

Previews from: Tuesday 13 November 2018
Closes: Saturday 17 November 2018

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