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31 Shaftesbury AvenueW1D 6NA
- 0845 4349290
A gorgeous theatre, comfy seats, and an excellent view - what more could you want? A friend and I went to see Nell Gwynn and sat slap bang in the middle of the front row of the Grand Circle. Apart from the not-so-polite lady slapping me on the shoulder when I leant forward, it was a great experience - just perhaps be aware that your head might be getting in the way! (I sat back in fear for...more
A fab theatre with a beautifully painted ceiling and fairly comfy chairs.
At the moment Showstopper The Improvised Musical is showing and I can't recommend it enough! It is hilarious, good music, a reasonable story made. Can't wait to go back as it'll be a totally different storey!more
The Apollo Theatre was the 4th theatre to open on the busiest theatre strip on London's Sharftesbury Avenue in 1901.
This Grade II listed theatre has a capacity of 775 on 4 levels. It sems smaller and more intimate than that. When I came to see Showstopper, the improvised musical yesterday, I sat in row D on the Dress Circle. I was surprised though that the Dress Circle comprised of only 6...more
I saw Let the Right One in at The Apollo a few weeks ago and I absolutely loved it. I hadn't seen either movie adaptation or read the book, but I knew the gist of the story.
The play was put on by The National Theatre of Scotland and the acting was excellent, I really think the Scottish accents lent a lot to the scenes as well, especially the ones that included Oskar and his bullies. The set...more
Small, traditional London theatre. Surprisingly roomy and comfortable seats for an old theatre, normally your knees are wedged up against the seat in front. Ornate plaster work as you would expect in traditional London theatres.
The bar is a good size and the service really quick for a theatre. It didn't get too crazy during the intermission.more