Gielgud Theatre

Gielgud Theatre, London seen from the street.

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Chairman: Sir Cameron Mackintosh


Gielgud Theatre - seats 986


Box office: 0844 482 5130


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Shaftesbury Avenue
London W1D 6AR

Council: Westminster

Region: London


Piccadilly Circus (Bakerloo, Piccadilly)
Charing Cross (Bakerloo, Northern)

Charing Cross




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About ...

Gielgud Theatre is owned and operated by Delfont Mackintosh Theatres.

Access information

Wheelchair access

Discounts available for all disabled theatregoers and one companion. Entrance to the auditorium is through the third side EXIT door on Rupert Street. Ask a member of staff to open this for you. One 12cm step up to the front of the Dress Circle. Venue suitable for scooters. Seats B5 and 30 can be removed to provide 2 spaces for wheelchair users. You cannot see a small part of the stage.

Visual assistance

Guide dogs allowed into auditorium, alternatively staff are happy to dog-sit. Audio descibed performances available - check schedule for details.

Hearing assistance

Infra-red system with 12 headsets - free hire upon production of ID; collect from foyer kiosk. You will be asked to sign a receipt. Contact 0844 482 5137 prior to booking. Captioned performances available - check schedule for details.

Current shows

We don't have any shows listed.

Upcoming shows

The Mirror and the Light

The highly anticipated final chapter of Hilary Mantel's Wolf Hall Trilogy.

Previews from: Thursday 23 September 2021

Closes: ... no close date announced

To Kill a Mockingbird

Harper Lee's Pulitzer Prize-Winning American classic To Kill a Mockingbird comes to the West End from Broadway in a new adaptation by Aaron Sorkin, directed by Bartlett Sher.

Previews from: Thursday 10 March 2022

Closes: ... no close date announced


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