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St. James Theatre will open to the public in Sep 2012
On the site of the former Westminster Theatre at 12 Palace Street, in the heart of Victoria, a new venue has been built, St. James Theatre, and will open to the public in September 2012.
The space will include a 312 seat theatre, a studio space (100 Seated or 150 standing), brasserie and bar. Entirely funded by private investment.
The venue’s management and creative team is at work producing the first season, which will be announced in April 2012. David Gilmore, Artistic Director, and James Albrecht, Assistant Artistic Director, will produce a varied programme to include musicals, comedies and classic revivals as well as offering a London venue to touring and regional productions.