London Coliseum


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Management


ENO Chief Executive Officer: Cressida Pollock

Theatres


London Coliseum - seats 2558

Telephone




Box office: 020 7845 9300

Email


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Location


Address:
St Martin's Lane
London WC2N 4ES

Council: Westminster

Region: London

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Transport


Tube:
Charing Cross (Bakerloo, Northern)
Embankment (Circle, District)
Leicester Square (Northern, Piccadilly)
Piccadilly Circus (Bakerloo, Piccadilly)

Train:
Charing Cross

Buses:

Stop:

St Martin's Place


Day no:
24, 29, 176


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

About London Coliseum


The London Coliseum was built by the theatrical architect Frank Matcham who intended it to be one of London's largest and most luxurious "family" variety theatres. Construction started in 1903 and it opened on 24 December the following year as the London Coliseum Theatre of Varieties.

Access information


General

ENO runs an access scheme which entitles people with a disability to purchase tickets at half-price (subject to availability) and to receive free mailings and priority booking.

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


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Access link for this theatre


Wheelchair access

The London Coliseum's provision for wheelchair users includes:


Two wheelchair spaces in the stalls, two wheelchair spaces in the dress circle and four wheelchair space in the stalls boxes.


Transfer seats for those who are able to transfer out of their wheelchairs, comprising four in the dress circle and six in the balcony.


Adapted unisex toilets on four out of five levels of the London Coliseum: basement, stalls, dress circle and balcony.


Two lifts – including one in the main foyer – which provide access to most levels of the auditorium and to all bars and restaurants.



Hearing assistance

They offer an enhanced sound system via headphones. To request this, please visit the information desk in the London Coliseum foyer.

Current shows


Chess

Tells a story of love and political intrigue, set against the background of the Cold War in the late 1970s/early 1980s, in which superpowers attempt to manipulate an international chess championship for political ends.

Previews from: Thursday 26 April 2018
Closes: Saturday 2 June 2018

Upcoming shows


Kiss Me, Kate

Set both on and off-stage during the production of a musical version of The Taming of the Shrew, Kiss Me, Kate revolves around the tempestuous love lives of actor-manager Fred Graham and his leading lady and ex-wife, Lilli Vanessi.

Previews from: Wednesday 20 June 2018
Closes: Saturday 30 June 2018


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