Adelphi Theatre

The Adelphi Theatre, London, photographed from the front of the building.

Photo: Peter Brown 2015

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Directors: Andrew Lloyd Webber and Madeleine Lloyd Webber


Adelphi Theatre - seats 1500


Box office: 0203 725 7060


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London WC2R 0NS

Council: Westminster

Region: London

Location map for Adelphi Theatre


Embankment (Northern, District and Circle, Bakerloo)
Covent Garden (Piccadilly)
Leicester Square (Piccadilly, Northern)
Charing Cross (Bakerloo, Northern)

Charing Cross



Bedford Street

Day no:
6, 9, 11, 13, 15, 23, 87, 91, 139, 176

Night no:
N9, N11, N13, N15, N21, N26, N44, N47, N87, N89, N155, N343, N551

About Adelphi Theatre

The Adelphi Theatre is a London West End theatre, located on the Strand in the City of Westminster. The present building is the fourth on the site. The theatre has specialised in comedy and musical theatre, and today it is a receiving house for a variety of productions, including many musicals. The theatre was Grade II listed for historical preservation on 1 December 1987.

The Adelphi Theatre belongs to Really Useful Theatres Group which owns and operates six commercial theatres in the heart of Londo's West End. The Group is wholly owned by Andrew Lloyd Webber.

Access information


The main entrance has one 15cm step, lower on the left hand side as you face the theatre. A ramp is available. Two sets of double swing doors. Box Office counter is to your the right inside the entrance. There are no steps to the Stalls from foyer. There are 41 steps up to the Dress Circle and 79 steps up to the Upper Circle. Most staircases are highlighted and have handrails on both sides.

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

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Access link for this theatre

Wheelchair access

No steps to Stalls from foyer. Two spaces for wheelchair users at the back - view slightly restricted. Transfer seating available to any stalls aisle seat. A maximum of four wheelchairs can be stored in the cloakroom.

Adapted toilet by the entrance to the Stalls.

Visual assistance

Access dogs are allowed inside the auditorium.

Staff can also dog-sit for four dogs per performance in the Manager's office.

Hearing assistance

Infra-red system with headsets.

Limited number of headsets available for collection from Box Office.

Induction loop at Box Office.

Current shows


Inspired by Adrienne Shelly's beloved film, WAITRESS tells the story of Jenna, a waitress and expert pie maker who dreams of a way out of her small town and loveless marriage.

Previews from: Friday 8 February 2019
Closes: Saturday 19 October 2019

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