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St JamesLondonW1D 7ES
- 0845 4349290
This review is for the theatre itself instead of the show. You can see my other reviews for the review for Thriller Live.
The theatre is right in the heart of the West End - really central, right next to Piccadily Circus, Chinatown, and Soho. Easy to get to.
The theatre is in good condition for being so old. Tickets purchased online were available at Will Call the next day, no issues with...more
The musical talent was awesome. I loved entire show I ended up dancing near the end together with the rest of the audience. Amazing show no complaints a must see if you plan to visit London for an evening out. My seat was third row on end and no seat in front of me due to layout I had great view. Cost was reasonable.more
I went to the Lyric Theatre two years ago to see Thriller Live. As someone who loved Michael Jackson I really enjoyed the actual show, and the stage was nice and big, and I could see really well.
The only thing was the seats were the smallest theatre seats I've ever come across and my legs were cramped all the way through. I am quite tall around 5'7" but I dread to think what it'd be like for...more
I just saw a lovely production in celebration of V-Day, and I was very impressed with the venue. The theatre is beautiful. I believe there are 4 levels, and we were at the top, so I can say very well that the ceiling is very pretty! Be careful if you're considering seats near the back of the balcony, though, because you might not be able to see. We were at the front of the balcony and that was...more
Hmmm, well, there are certainly some obvious pros and cons to this sweet little theatre in the West End. I greatly enjoyed the show, but my legs are still regaining feeling.
So for the pros: It's beautiful, convenient and, well, old as dirt. How cool that you're sitting in one of the first venues that faced Shaftesbury avenue?
However people in 1888 must have been much smaller than we are...more