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Duke Of York's Theatre
104 St Martins Lane
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The Duke of York's Theatre in St Martin's Lane was built for Frank Wyatt and his wife, who retained ownership of the theatre until her death in 1935. It opened in 1892 as the Trafalgar Square Theatre. The theatre was designed by architect Walter Emden became known as the Trafalgar Theatre in 1894 and changed to its current name 'The Duke of York' the following year to honour the future King...more
I seem to come to this theatre all the time. I was so utterly impressed that today I rocked up at about 11am trying to get a £10 upper circle ticket and they gave me one for £10 in the very front row instead! What a result! My only complaint are the toilets are horrendously small!more
I've recently saw "Constellation" in this venue. Put aside the amazing play I also liked the atmosphere in this old fashioned theater. We had to collect our pre-booked tickets, but hadn't printed out the booking reference. The gentleman behind the counter was nice enough and we could collect without any problems. The inside of the theater not very big and the corridors are really cramped when...more
Quite a nice theatre. Went to see Ghost Stories just recently here, and as we booked it quite late the cheapest tickets besides Upper Circle were on row BB, which is the very very front. I was apprehensive about how the view would be but it was a decent view, and nice to be right in front considering Ghost Stories is about being scared; closer to the action, more scares, in my opinion :P I...more
A small theatre, making where you sit fairly irrelevant.
We got £10 tickets through lastminute.com and ended up in seats A20-A19 in the upper circle. This meant we had to lean over the balustrade for the duration of the performance, but we missed nothing!
A theatre I would gladly go to, as it's not overcrowded, has the old world feel to it with chandeliers, pink velvet and gold wooden...more