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Portugal Street, London, WC2A 2HT

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Portugal Street, London, WC2A 2HT

Year opened: 1911
Capacity: 999

  • Concession stands
  • Merchandise booths
  • Air conditioning
  • In-house bar
  • Coat check

The Peacock Theatre is located in the City of Westminster, and is part of the London School of Economics and Political Science campus, who use the venue for lectures, conferences and other University events. The university has a lease with Sadler's Wells, bringing dance companies to the venue. It hosts a variety of events including concerts, ceremonies and dance performances.

Upcoming Highlights

  • Mother Africa

    Opens Feb 21

  • Yamato

    Opens Mar 14

  • My First Ballet: Cinderella

    Opens Apr 11

  • Motionhouse

    Opens Apr 26

  • Footloose

    Opens Sep 12

Mother Africa

February 21-March 11, 2017

Celebrate the pulse and vibrancy of Africa with this breathtaking new show from circus of the senses, Mother Africa: Khaylelitsha - My Home. Recreating the rhythm and energy of a South African township with singing, dancing, acrobatics and more, this us a must see for fans of new and exciting physical theatre.


March 14-25, 2017

Created in 1993 by Masa Ogawa in the city of Nara, the Yamato drummers have been touring the world every year since its opening. With the use of the traditional Japanese Waikado drum, the group put on a sensational performance that is gripping from start to finish. It is an authentic Japanese cultural experience, giving audiences a taste of the rich, powerful sound of the nation's music.

My First Ballet: Cinderella

April 11-22, 2017

The English National Ballet and the English National Ballet are back in 2017 with their critically acclaimed series for children, this time presenting the most beloved fairytale of all time; Cinderella.


April 26-29, 2017

Motionhouse bring their distinctive brand of high-octane dance and acrobatics back to the Peacock theatre this spring with a revival of their exhilarating 2009 classic Scattered. On a specially curved stage, seven dancers appear to swim amongst the waves, freeze into glaciers and much more as artful projections and dextrous choreography combine to create this intriguing exploration of mankind's relationship with that most wonderful thing. Water!


September 12-October 14, 2017

Following its hugely successful UK tour in 2016, Footloose will be arriving in the West End next September for a limited period at the Peacock Theatre! With Gareth Gates and Maureen Nolan reprising their roles for this new engagement, the show is also set to go on international tour in addition to its London run! Based on the 1984 movie that catapaulted Kevin Bacon to stardom, the popular musical has already seen success in the States on tour, and features some of the Eighties' most iconic tunes including Holding Out For A Hero, Almost Paradise, and Let's Hear It For The Boy. It's time to let loose!

February '17

Feb 21-Mar 11, 2017

March '17

Feb 21-Mar 11, 2017

Mar 14-25, 2017

April '17
May '17

May 6-20, 2017

September '17

Sep 12-30, 2017

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