Apollo Theatre


Apollo Theatre, Shaftesbury Avenue, London, seen from the street.

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Management


Chairman: Max Weitzenhoffer

Theatres


Apollo Theatre - seats 775

Telephone




Box office: 0844 482 9671

Email


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Location


Address:
31 Shaftesbury Avenue
London W1D 7ES

Council: Westminster

Region: London

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Transport


Tube:
Piccadilly Circus (Piccadilly, Bakerloo)

Train:
Charing Cross

Buses:

Stop:

Trocadero / Haymarket


Day no:
14, 19, 38


Night no:
N19, N38

About Apollo Theatre


The Apollo Theatre is a Grade II listed West End theatre, on Shaftesbury Avenue in the City of Westminster, in central London. Designed by the architect Lewin Sharp for owner Henry Lowenfeld, it became the fourth legitimate theatre to be constructed on the street when it opened its doors in 1901. The Apollo Theatre is owned and operated by Nimax Theatres.

Access information


General

The venues have all patrons to assist customers who may have special access needs plan their visit.

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


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Wheelchair access

To access the auditorium there are 22 stairs to the Stalls and 12 stairs to the Dress Circle. There are a further 11 stairs down to the stalls bar. Wheelchair user access is provided using a platform lift to the Stalls. Maximum weight is 300kg. Stalls Q1 and Q22 can be removed to provide wheelchair spaces.


There is a fully adapted unisex toilet in the Stalls.



Visual assistance

Guide dogs and hearing dogs are welcome.

Hearing assistance

The theatre is fitted with a Williams Sound hearing assistance system. Headsets are available on a first come first served basis.

Current shows


Love In Idleness

Returning from Canada after a four-year absence during the war, 18 year-old Michael is full of youthful ideology and leftist leanings. But he is shocked to find his widowed mother Olivia is now the mistress of cabinet minister Sir John Fletchere.

Previews from: Thursday 11 May 2017
Closes: Saturday 1 July 2017

Upcoming shows


Cat on a Hot Tin Roof

On a steamy night in Mississippi, a Southern family gather at their cotton plantation to celebrate Big Daddy’s birthday. The scorching heat is almost as oppressive as the lies they tell.

Previews from: Thursday 13 July 2017
Closes: Saturday 7 October 2017

Everybody's Talking about Jamie

Sixteen: the edge of possibility. Time to make your dreams come true.

Supported by his brilliant loving mum and surrounded by his friends, Jamie overcomes prejudice, beats the bullies and steps out of the darkness, into the spotlight.



Previews from: Monday 6 November 2017
Closes: Saturday 21 April 2018


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