Iris Theatre

St. PaulŐs Church in Covent Garden seen from the garden.

Photo: Peter Brown 2015

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Artistic director: Dr Dan Winder
General Manager: Ine Van Riet


Iris Theatre


Box office: 020 7240 0344


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St Paul's Church
Bedford St
Covent Garden
London WC2E 9ED

Council: Westminster

Region: London


Covent Garden (Piccadilly)
Leicester Square (Northern, Piccadilly)

Charing Cross



Bedford Street
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 ...

Iris Theatre was created in 2007 to produce work at the world-famous St. Paul's Church in Covent Garden. Iris Theatre is a theatre company and charity with its main office inside St Paul's Church. Iris works with the church to employ the space and gardens throughout the year for their productions and projects. St Paul's church is a listed building and active church.

Access information


There is a ramp to the left of the church steps which provides access to the main church space which Iris Theatre use as a venue.*


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

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Wheelchair access

There is a ramp to the left of the church steps which provides access to the main church space.

Visual assistance

They accommodate Hearing dogs and Guide dogs.

Current shows

We don't have any shows listed.

Upcoming shows

Medieval Babes: 25th Anniversary Concert

With lush, ethereal harmonies, the classical chart-topping choir weaves its story-telling magic ...

Previews from: Thursday 27 May 2021

Closes: Saturday 29 May 2021

Queen Mab

Inspired by Mercutio's famous speech in Romeo & Juliet, Queen Mab brings this mythic dream-weaver into the mundanity of pandemic life. A coming-of-age tale for fifteen-year-olds and five-hundred-year-olds alike.

Previews from: Monday 21 June 2021

Closes: Saturday 26 June 2021

Can You See Into A Black Hole?

Performed by 1 actor with a soundscape of interviews, Can You See Into A Black Hole? is an epic adventure exploring one family's journey to adapt in the face of celestial scale events.

Previews from: Monday 28 June 2021

Closes: Saturday 3 July 2021

Shoes To Fill

With elements of music, spoken word and multi-rolling, this 1-woman new play takes us on an unexpected lyrical journey that questions who we are and where we fit in.

Previews from: Monday 5 July 2021

Closes: Saturday 10 July 2021

The Red Side Of The Moon

Folk inspired new musical from an all female creative team. The beautiful, uplifting, original score will whisk you away on a journey about love, superstardom and the courage to be who you truly are.

Previews from: Monday 12 July 2021

Closes: Saturday 17 July 2021


First performed at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe in 2019, Tiny T's Storytelling & Theatre present a brand new musical adaption of 'Spectacular', along with a rhyming Picture Book that will leave everyone, tiny or tall, with a twinkle in their eye.

Previews from: Saturday 24 July 2021

Closes: Wednesday 28 July 2021


Experience the Arthurian legend like never before in this rip roaring, open-air production created and delivered by outdoor specialists, Iris Theatre.

Previews from: Wednesday 4 August 2021

Closes: Sunday 22 August 2021


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