Vaudeville Theatre


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

Photo: Peter Brown 2015


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Management


Chairman: Max Weitzenhoffer

Theatres


Vaudeville Theatre - seats 690

Telephone




Box office: 0844 482 9675

Email


Access: Send Mail

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Location


Address:
404 Strand
London WC2R 0NH

Council: Westminster

Region: London

Location map for Vaudeville Theatre

Transport


Tube:
Covent Garden (Piccadilly)
Charing Cross (Bakerloo, Northern)
Embankment (Circle, District)

Train:
Charing Cross

Buses:

Stop:

Southampton 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, N91, N155, N343, N551

About Vaudeville Theatre


The theatre was designed by prolific architect C. J. Phipps, decorated in a Romanesque style by George Gordon, and opened in 1870. The theatre achieved some protection in 1972 when it was Grade II listed.

The Vaudeville Theatre is owned and operated by Nimax Theatres.

Access information



Wheelchair access

Wheelchair user access is provided using the AAT Major Stair Climber. Patrons requiring the use of the stair climber should arrive at the theatre 45 minutes prior to the commencement of the performance. Advance booking is essential.


Stalls M1 and M18 provide wheelchair spaces.



Visual assistance

Guide dogs welcome. For comfort, purchase a seat on the end of a row. 


Alternatively the theatre provides a dog sitting service for 2 dogs at a time; advance booking is recommended.



Hearing assistance

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


Hearing dogs are welcome. For comfort the theatre recommends purchasing a seat on the end of a row. Alternatively, a dog sitting service is available for 2 dogs at a time; advance booking is recommended.


Current shows


The Importance of Being Earnest

Jack, Algy, Gwendolyn and Cecily discover how unsmooth runs the course of true love, while Lady Bracknell keeps a baleful eye on the mayhem of manners.

Previews from: Friday 20 July 2018
Closes: Saturday 20 October 2018

Upcoming shows


The Simon & Garfunkel Story

A critically acclaimed concert style show, The Simon & Garfunkel Story takes you though all the songs and stories that shaped them.

Previews from: Monday 12 November 2018
Closes: Saturday 17 November 2018

True West

Kit Harington and Johnny Flynn star as warring brothers Austin and Lee in the West End Premiere of Pulitzer Prize-winner Sam Shepard's ferociously funny, modern classic.

Previews from: Friday 23 November 2018
Closes: Saturday 16 February 2019


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