Aldwych Theatre


Exterior photograph of the Aldwych Theatre, London.

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Management


Chairman: James M Nederlander

Theatres


Aldwych Theatre - seats 1200

Telephone




Box office: 0845 200 7981

Email


Access: Send Mail

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Location


Address:
49 Aldwych
London WC2B 4DF

Council: Westminster

Region: London

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Transport


Tube:
Covent Garden (Piccadilly)
Holborn (central, Piccadilly)
Charing Cross (Bakerloo, Northern)

Train:
Charing Cross

Buses:

Stop:

Aldwych


Day no:
4, 11, 15, 23, 26, 76, 172


Night no:
N11, N15, N21, N26, N47, N76, N89, N551

About Aldwych Theatre


The theatre was built as a pair with the Waldorf Theatre now known as the Novello Theatre, both being designed by W.G.R. Sprague. Funded by Seymour Hicks, in association with the American impresario Charles Frohman, and built by Walter Wallis of Balham.


The ornate decorations were in the Georgian style.


The theatre was constructed in the newly built Aldwych and opened in 1905. The theatre was listed Grade II on 20 July 1971.


Its seating capacity is 1,200 on three levels, a fairly large auditorium.


NOTE:


The Aldwych Theatre is currently closed and undergoing a multi-million-pound restoration and refurbishment programme to return the theatre to its original 1905 grandeur.


Access information


General

The Aldwych Theatre is committed to making the experience of all patrons as easy and enjoyable as possible.

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


Click the image below to go there.




Wheelchair access

Wheelchair access in Drury Lane available 30 minutes before performance.

Visual assistance

Guide dogs are welcome everywhere in the theatre, and may be taken into the auditorium or looked after by theatre staff if required.

Hearing assistance

Sennheiser Infrared Loop System is available from the cloakroom located in the theatre foyer.

Current shows


We don't have any shows listed.

Upcoming shows


La Soirée

The Olivier award-winning theatrical phenomenon mash-up of cabaret, new burlesque, circus and contemporary variety, La Soirée is back in London over the festive season.

Previews from: Friday 24 November 2017
Closes: Saturday 3 February 2018

La Petite Soirée

The Olivier award-winning theatrical phenomenon mash-up of cabaret, new burlesque, circus and contemporary variety - La Petite Soirée delivers all that, minus the sauce.

Previews from: Saturday 25 November 2017
Closes: Saturday 3 February 2018

TINA - The Tina Turner Musical

This new stage musical reveals the untold story of a woman who dared to defy the bounds of her age, gender and race.

Previews from: Wednesday 21 March 2018
Closes: ...no close date announced


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