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29 Shaftesbury Avenue, London, W1D 7ES

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29 Shaftesbury Avenue, London, W1D 7ES

Year opened: 1888
Capacity: 967

  • Concession stands
  • Merchandise booths
  • Disabled access
  • In-house bar
  • Coat check

Upcoming Highlights

  • Thriller - Live

    Now Showing

  • Showstopper! The Improvised Musical

    Booking until Jul 25

  • The Gruffalo

    Opens Jul 06

Thriller - Live

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Open Run

Thriller - Live is an uplifting, feelgood show with the incredible choreography and sensational songs of Michael Jackson that everyone knows and loves. High production values, a large company on stage and a live band, it delivers high-class entertainment that is suitable for everyone from eight to 80.

Showstopper! The Improvised Musical

Until July 25, 2016

Following its hit run at the Apollo Theatre in 2015, Showstopper! The Improvised Musical transfers to the Lyric Theatre for a set of dates throughout 2016! Watch as this brilliant company puts on a completely new and different musical at each performance with the help of you, the audience! Your suggestions will be transformed into an all-singing and dancing musical spectacle on the very spot, making each show truly a unique experience! Winner of the Olivier for Best Entertainment & Family Award.

The Gruffalo

July 6, 2016-January 8, 2017

Following last year's hit Christmas run at the Vaudeville Theatre, Julia Donaldson's iconic children's picture book musical stage adaptation returns in summer 2016! When Mouse embarks on an adventurous journey through the deep dark wood, he encounters a myriad creatures. To warn them off, he spins wild yarns about a terrifying creature who prowls the forest. But what will happen when he comes face to face with the mythical beast - the Gruffalo - himself?

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