Almeida Theatre

Photograph of the Almeida theatre, Islington, taken from the street.

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Artistic director: Rupert Goold
Administrator: Rachel Barker


Almeida Theatre - seats 325


Box office: 020 7359 4404


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1 Almeida Street
London N1 1TA

Council: Islington

Region: London


Highbury & Islington (Victoria)
Angel (Northern)

Essex Road
Highbury & Islington



St. Mary's Church

Day no:
4, 19, 30, 43

Night no:
N19, N41

Access information


The Almeida Theatre aims to be as accessible as possible. There are a range of assisted performances throughout the year. Asssitance dogs are welcome in the auditorium - request an aisle seat when you book. Alternatively, staff are happy to dog sit.

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

Click the image below to go there.

Access link for this theatre

Wheelchair access

The accessible toilet can be accessed via ramp. Disabled customers may use the box office phone to arrange a pick up or call a taxi, or alternatively may ask a member of staff to do this. Sliding glass door (operated by push button) at entrance, and a ramp provides access to toilets and auditorium (stalls). No lift to the circle.

Visual assistance

Audio described performances are available throughout the year - check website for schedule.

Hearing assistance

Induction loop in the box office for hearing aid users. Infrared hearing system in the main auditorium - collect headsets from the kiosk in the foyer. Hearing dogs welcome in the auditorium - request an aisle seat when you book.

Current shows

We don't have any shows listed.

Upcoming shows

The Tragedy of Macbeth

Yaël Farber directs James McArdle and Saoirse Ronan, in an elemental production about a world in transformation, the shadows in all of us, and one couple's spine-chilling quest for power.

Previews from: Saturday 25 September 2021

Closes: Saturday 20 November 2021

Spring Awakening

Almeida Artistic Director Rupert Goolddirects Steven Sater and Duncan Sheik's acclaimed musical, based on the ground-breaking and once-banned 19th century play by Frank Wedekind.

Previews from: Tuesday 30 November 2021

Closes: Saturday 22 January 2022

The Key Workers Cycle

Performed by a company of professional actors, local community participants and key workers, The Key Workers Cycle places Islington's community at its heart.

Previews from: Monday 31 January 2022

Closes: Saturday 5 February 2022


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