Shaftesbury Theatre

Current Show: Be More Chill
First previewed: 12th February 2020 at The Other Palace (before transferring here when theatres re-opened)
Booking until: 5th September 2021
Running time: 2h 30m including interval

Shaftesbury Theatre during building works

Address: 210 Shaftesbury Ave, London WC2H 8DP


Air Conditioning: Yes

Current Owner: The Theatre of Comedy Company

General booking

Box Office: 
+44 (0)20 7379 5399

Discounts, Day seats, Rush tickets & Lotteries

Awaiting information.

Box Office: +44 (0)20 7379 5399

Stage Door: +44 (0)20 7379 3345


Many of London’s theatres are accessed from below or above street level. If you need to avoid steps, it is advisable to contact the theatre directly by telephone or email as they will be able to advise you on which seats are most easily accessed. Many have specially adapted wheelchair spaces.

Theatres may be able to provide additional facilities for customers with a hearing or visual impairment and some shows may also offer specific, adapted performances. It’s best to check with the venue directly via one of the following methods:

Access Bookings: Call +44 (0)20 7379 5399 (main box office)

Email: – more information is available on the Shaftesbury Theatre access page.

Society of London Theatre also offers useful information for visitors with a disability or specific access need.

Nearest Tube: Tottenham Court Road, Holborn or Covent Garden

Buses: The nearest bus stops are serviced as follows

1, 8, 19, 25, 38, 55, 98, 242 – New Oxford Street/High Holborn
10, 14, 24, 29, 73, 134, 390 – Tottenham Court Road Station
1, 59, 68, 91, 168, 171, 188, 242, 521 – Holborn Station

Check out Transport for London’s excellent TFL Journey Planner

Luxury: The Covent Garden Hotel, 10 Monmouth Street, London, WC2H 9HB

Mid: Radisson Blu Edwardian Kenilworth Hotel, 97 Great Russell St, Bloomsbury, London WC1B 3LB

Budget: Travelodge Covent Garden, 10 Drury Lane, London WC2B 5RE

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Arthur Lloyd’s Theatre Website offers an encyclopaedic insight into the history of the West End’s theatres.

Theatricalia is a database of past & future theatre productions.

Thisistheatre also offers interesting insights into the history of London’s theatres.

The Theatres Trust offers information and support for our nation’s theatres.

London Theatres by Michael Coveney & Peter Dazeley, is available from Waterstones and Amazon and provides stunning photography and commentary on London’s iconic theatres.