Sondheim Theatre

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Chairman: Sir Cameron Mackintosh


Sondheim Theatre - seats 1074


Box office: 0844 482 5160


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51 Shaftesbury Avenue
London W1D 6BA

Council: Westminster

Region: London


Piccadilly Circus (Piccadilly, Bakerloo)
Leicester square (Piccadilly, Northern)

Charing Cross



Dean Street/ Chinatown
Trocadero/ Haymarket

Day no:
14, 19, 38

Night no:
N19, N38

About ...

The theatre is owned and operated by Delfont Mackintosh Theatres.

Fromerly the Queen's Theatre - the venue changed its name on 15 July 2019.

Access information


Assistance dogs allowed in auditorium, or management will look after dogs. Audio and captioned performances available - see schedule or call 0844 482 5165 for details.

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

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Wheelchair access

Adapted toilet in the foyer via ramped corridor.

Entrance to the auditorium is through the fourth side door on Wardour Street - ask staff to open this for you.

Level transfers available in Dress Circle Row D (may not be suitable for very low seated wheelchairs).

Parking places in Loge 1 and 2 have level access - suitable for wheelchairs which are maximum 1m in length and 64cm wide.

Hearing assistance

Infra-red system with 12 headsets – free hire on production of ID. Collect from foyer kiosk. You will be asked to sign a receipt. A £5.00 returnable deposit is required. Contact prior to booking.

Current shows

Les Misérables

Set against the backdrop of 19th-century France, Les Misérables tells an enthralling story of broken dreams and unrequited love, passion, sacrifice and redemption - a timeless testament to the survival of the human spirit.

Previews from: Wednesday 18 December 2019

Closes: ... no close date announced

Upcoming shows

Les Misérables: The All-star Staged Concert

LES MISÉRABLES - THE STAGED CONCERT opened to critical acclaim at the Sondheim Theatre in December 2020, and was extended twice by phenomenal public demand.

Previews from: Thursday 20 May 2021

Closes: Sunday 5 September 2021


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