So our visit here was sort of spur of the moment, as after seeing tweets from Chris Ramsey all week pushing his gig here, I finally gave in and bought two tickets with just 24 hours to go until the show. And I am SO glad I did.
To start with, the Bloomsbury Theatre is one of my favourite kinds. The online seating plan makes it look huge so I was a bit apprehensive that my...more
This is a great venue that's part of the university, so the prices reflect this. Both the tickets and the drinks inside the venue are reasonably priced and are fantastic value for central London. The theatre is styled in the traditional way with stalls and a balcony seating. The seats are very comfortable and have a fantastic amount of legroom (bear in mind I'm pretty tall), the stage is large...more
Decent sized theatre this - great raked seats with ample leg room.
They show a lot of comedy here. I was lucky to get some comp tickets for the Time Out comedy night and had myself a great time. It appears to be undergoing some work in the foyer area so it was in a bit of disarray. That said, there is ample bar support and the loos were practically empty at the interval which is always...more
This is a semi-secret venue for top class acts in London. It's part of University College of London and far from being a student union theatre, it plays host to national celebrities with acts ranging from comedy to drama and music.
Quite often, top comics will hone their acts here before going mainstream with new material. For example, I've watched Omid Djalili perform here before putting...more
The Bloomsbury Theatre is part of the University College of London and is conveniently located a 5 minute walk from Euston Station and a 10 minute walk from Kings Cross & St Pancras. The staff are cheery and enthusiastic about the place which I found to be warming and put me at ease. It also generated a positive atmosphere which I believed made my evening's show more enjoyable.