Shaftesbury Theatre

Shaftesbury Theatre

210 Shaftesbury Avenue, London, WC2H 8DP
West End

Designed by Bertie Crewe. Originally called The Princes Theatre. It first opened on 26th December 1911 with the play "The Three Musketeers". In 1963 its name changed to the Shaftesbury Theatre.

Notable Recent Musical Productions

Show Opened Closed Links
Motown the Musical March 2016 - Review
Memphis the Musical October 2014 October 2015 Review
The Pajama Game May 2014 September 2015 Review
Burn The Floor March 2013 June 2013 Review
Rock of Ages September 2011 January 2013 Review
Derren Brown - Svengali June 2011 July 2011 Review
Flashdance the Musical October 2010 January 2011 Review
Burn The Floor July 2010 September 2010 Review
Hairspray October 2007 March 2010 Review
Fame May 2007 September 2007 Review
Daddy Cool September 2006 February 2007 Review
High Society October 2005 January 2006 Review
The Far Pavilions April 2005 September 2005 Review
Bat Boy August 2004 January 2005 Review
Thoroughly Modern Millie October 2003 June 2004 Review
Calamity Jane June 2003 September 2003 Review


Travel Info
Nearest tube: 
Tottenham Court Road
Tube lines: 
Central, Northern (Central Line not stopping until December 2015)
Railway station: 
King's Cross St Pancras
Bus numbers: 
(Tottenham Court Road Station) 8, 29, 55, 134, 176, 242, 390; (Museum St) 1, 19, 25, 38, 98
Night bus numbers: 
(Tottenham Court Road Station) 134, 176, 242, 390, N8, N29, N35, N41, N55, N68, N98, N121, N253; (Museum St) 25, N1, N19, N38, N207
Car park: 
Holborn, Selkirk House Museum Street (5mins)
Within congestion zone?: 
Directions from tube: 
(5mins) Turn right onto New Oxford Street (past the Dominion) for 200 metres, and then turn right onto Shaftesbury Avenue, where the theatre will be on your left 100 metres down.
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