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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

  • Cirque Eloize iD

    Booking until Oct 08

  • The China National Peking Opera Company - The General And The Prime Minister

    Opens Oct 13

  • The China National Peking Opera Company - The Legend Of The White Snake

    Opens Oct 14

  • Burn the Floor - Fire in the Ballroom

    Opens Oct 18

  • The Snowman

    Opens Nov 23

Cirque Eloize iD

Until October 8, 2016

The incredible talents of the Cirque Eloize are once again on display with their urban dance and music inspired iD show, back in London for the first time in three years!

The China National Peking Opera Company - The General And The Prime Minister

October 13-15, 2016

Fans of both opera and feudal China are in for a world-class treat this October as the renowned China National Peking Opera Company comes to London's Peacock Theatre with this celebrated operatic masterpiece. Set within the Feudal age of the Chinese Dynasties, this thrilling tale of trickery, corruption and power-hungry rivals remains a tale true for today's countries as ever before. Part of the Out Of Asia programme at Sadlers' Wells.

The China National Peking Opera Company - The Legend Of The White Snake

October 14-15, 2016

The White Snake is an immortal serpent living atop a high mountain in this breathtaking adaptation of a Chinese folk legend. When she steps off her perch and into the human world, her life is changed forever when her heart is won by a mortal. So begins a moving supernatural adventure about transformation and the fight for true love. Don't miss this impeccable production from the The China National Peking Opera Company, in town for two nights only!

Burn the Floor - Fire in the Ballroom

October 18-November 5, 2016

Ballroom Dancing was never so fiesty! The live stage forerunner to Strictly Come Dancing and its worldwide franchises, Burn The Floor's brand-new show breathes pure fire into traditional dances such as the Foxtrot, Waltz and Smooth, in a way that will take your breath away. With 14 world-class dancers leading the proceedings, be prepared to hear cleverly re-interpreted tunes accompanied by the very best dancing that you've never experienced.

The Snowman

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November 23, 2016-January 1, 2017

The wildly successful live stage adaptation of Raymond Brigg's best-loved children's cartoon makes another return to the Peacock this Christmas. On a cold winter's night, a young boy gets the surprise of his life, when the snowman that he built that day magically comes to life! Together they embark on a wondrous adventure, and escape peril by the troublesome Jack Frost. A must-see for youngsters and adults alike, this will relight your Christmas spirit!

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