Shaftesbury Theatre

Shaftesbury Theatre
Shaftesbury Theatre
210 Shaftesbury Avenue, London, WC2H 8DP
  • Box office 020 7379 5399
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  • Website www.shaftesburytheatre.com
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The Shaftesbury Theatre was the last theatre to be built on Shaftesbury Avenue, opening in 1911 as the New Prince's Theatre. It hosted many Broadway transfers during the 60s, most notably Hair, the run of which had to be cut short due to a ceiling collapse, and during the 90s it aws home to some of the edgier West End presentations, such as Kiss of the Spider Woman, Eddie Izzard: Definite Article and Rent. More recently, it's hosted crowd-pleasers such as Hairspray, Flashdance and Rock of Ages.

The nearest Tube stations are Tottenham Court Road (Northern / District), Holborn (Central / Piccadilly) and Covent Garden (Piccadilly) and the theatre is served by bus routes 1, 8, 19, 25, 38, 55, 98, 242 (New Oxford Street/High Holborn); 10, 14, 24, 29, 73, 134, 390 (Tottenham Court Road) and 1, 59, 68, 91, 168, 171, 188, 242, 521 (Holborn station).

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Mrs. Doubtfire

Direct from a sensational run up in Manchester — where it played to sold-out crowds and standing ovations — the new comedy musical MRS. DOUBTFIRE is ready to dazzle and delight the West End from 12 May 2023! Out-of-work actor Daniel will do anything for his kids. After losing custody in a messy divorce, he creates the…

Tue 5 Mar

Prices to be confirmed / 020 7379 5399

Wed 6 Mar

Prices to be confirmed / 020 7379 5399

Thu 7 Mar

Prices to be confirmed / 020 7379 5399

…and 296 more dates until 16 Feb 2025

Mrs. Doubtfire

Duration: Approx 2 ½ hours (including interval) How Does It Work: You will receive a confirmation email after booking. Please print eTicket to gain admission, along with some photo ID. We recommend you arrive 30-40 minutes before the show to settle into your seats.

Sun 29 Sep

020 7379 5399

Reverend Richard Coles: Borderline National Trinket

Reverend Richard Coles is the only British vicar to have had a number-one hit single and to have appeared as a contestant on Strictly Come Dancing - a claim which seems unlikely to be matched any time soon. He is also a Sunday Times bestselling author, Twitter phenomenon and enormously loved broadcaster. Sex, drugs, pop…

Mon 11 Mar

£25.30 / 020 7379 5399