Where are the West End theatres?
The West End is home to many theatres, with world-class, award-winning productions being performed to thousands of audience members night after night. Find out where the busiest streets in Theatreland are with our guide to where West End theatres are located and see if you can visit them all in one day!
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A guide to the locations of West End theatres
West End theatres on Shaftesbury Avenue
If you’re looking for a West End street that’s packed with theatres, there’s no better place to head than Shaftesbury Avenue. With six venues to catch a West End production, a trip to a theatre on Shaftesbury Avenue will mean you can see some of the longest-running productions in Theatreland or a newer show.
|Apollo Theatre||Everybody’s Talking About Jamie||Everybody’s Talking About Jamie Tickets|
|Gielgud Theatre||To Kill a Mockingbird||To Kill a Mockingbird Tickets|
|Palace Theatre||Harry Potter and the Cursed Child||Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Tickets|
|Shaftesbury Theatre||& Juliet||& Juliet Tickets|
|Sondheim Theatre||Les Miserables||Les Miserables Tickets|
As one of the busiest West End streets, you’ll want to know all about London theatre as you walk down this theatrical avenue.
West End theatres on St Martin’s Lane
|Ambassadors Theatre||The Shark is Broken||The Shark is Broken Tickets|
|Duke of York’s Theatre||The Doctor||The Doctor Tickets|
|London Coliseum||Hairspray||Hairspray Tickets|
|Noel Coward Theatre||DEAR EVAN HANSEN||DEAR EVAN HANSEN Tickets|
|St Martin’s Theatre||The Mousetrap||The Mousetrap Tickets|
West End theatres on Charing Cross Road
|Garrick Theatre||City of Angels||City of Angels Tickets|
|Phoenix Theatre||Come From Away||Come From Away Tickets|
|Wyndham’s Theatre||Life of Pi||Life of Pi Tickets|
West End theatres near Charing Cross Road
|Cambridge Theatre||Matilda the Musical||Matilda the Musical Tickets|
|Prince Edward Theatre||Mary Poppins||Mary Poppins Tickets|
West End theatres on The Strand
|Adelphi Theatre||Hello, Dolly!||Hello, Dolly! Tickets|
|Savoy Theatre||Sunday in the Park with George||Sunday in the Park with George Tickets|
|Vaudeville Theatre||Magic Goes Wrong||Magic Goes Wrong Tickets|
West End theatres on Haymarket
|Harold Pinter Theatre||The Watsons||The Watsons Tickets|
|Her Majesty’s Theatre||The Phantom of the Opera||The Phantom of the Opera Tickets|
|Theatre Royal Haymarket||Only Fools and Horses The Musical||Only Fools and Horses: The Musical Tickets|
West End theatres on Aldwych
|Aldwych Theatre||Tina the Musical||Tina the Musical Tickets|
|Novello Theatre||Mamma Mia!||Mamma Mia! Tickets|
West End theatres near Catherine Street
|Duchess Theatre||The Play That Goes Wrong||The Play That Goes Wrong Tickets|
|Fortune Theatre||The Woman in Black||The Woman in Black Tickets|
|Lyceum Theatre||The Lion King||The Lion King Tickets|
|Theatre Royal Drury Lane||Frozen the Musical||Theatre Royal Drury Lane|
West End theatres near Victoria
Slightly away from the hubbub of Theatreland, there are two impressive theatres close by to Victoria train station, with these shows entertaining thousands of audience members each night.
|Apollo Victoria Theatre||Wicked||Wicked Tickets|
|Victoria Palace Theatre||Hamilton||Hamilton Tickets|
West End theatres near Trafalgar Square
|Playhouse Theatre||A Doll’s House||A Doll’s House Tickets|
West End theatres near Piccadilly Circus
There are many theatres in and around the Piccadilly Circus area, often regarded as a place that tourists need to visit during their stay in the capital.
|Piccadilly Theatre||Pretty Woman: The Musical||Pretty Woman: The Musical Tickets|
|Prince of Wales Theatre||The Book of Mormon||The Book of Mormon Tickets|
West End theatres near Holborn
|Dominion Theatre||The Prince of Egypt||The Prince of Egypt Tickets|
|Gillian Lynne Theatre||Cinderella||Cinderella Tickets|
Other West End theatres in London
|London Palladium||Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat||Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat Tickets|
|Old Vic||Local Hero||Local Hero Tickets|