The Cambridge Theatre opened in 1930 and features interior detail by the renowned designer Serge Chemayeff of Waring and Gillow. The interior was restored in 1986. Set in the heart of Covent Garden the theatre is a short walk from the famous Covent Garden market and piazza, the Royal Opera House and a variety of shops, restaurants and cafés. If you are celebrating a special occasion or entertaining guests why not take advantage of our own in house hospitality by organising a VIP Experience to make your visit even more special.
Venue Details & Map
The Cambridge Theatre
Earlham StreetLondonWC2H 9HU
- +44 (0)20 7494 5081
Facilities & Accessibility
For comprehensive independently assessed accessible information for The Cambridge Theatre, please see the DisabledGo website
- Event Facilities
- Raked or tiered seating offered
Top 5 reviews of The Cambridge Theatre
AMAZING performance of Matilda at Cambridge Theater! We got last minute seats to see the musical performance and the set design was outstanding!! The theater was small enough that we got great unobstructed views of the stage. World class performances and amazing effects!! Highly recommended if you are traveling with kids!!! more
I went to the Cambridge Theatre to see Matilda the Musical and it was INCREDIBLE. GENIUS. REMARKABLE.
The set is one-of-a-kind. The only set I can think of that was cooler was for Curious Incident, but I liked Matilda more as far as productions go. The whole theatre was on theme for the musical, so it is a truly immersive experience.
You must see Matilda at the Cambridge Theatre! more
I came here to watch Matilda!! (what else eh? :D). As it was a film which stemmed from my childhood, I was rather sceptical as to how they would go about reenacting certain scenes like with the floating chalk, etc. Howeverrrrr wow! Just WOW!
This is defo the musical to watch. There were colours everywhere and wow the scenery was just simply amazing!! I was so very tempted to take out my... more
I'm lucky to live in London. The West End has one of the best theatre scenes in the world. My favourites include Phantom of the Opera and Les Miserables, both of which I've seen quite a few times
However, my current favourite musical is Matilda, showing at the Cambridge theatre. It had quite an unusual history. When I heard that the Royal Shakespeare Company was doing a musical rendition of... more
Does this have anything to do with the song "Fat Bottomed Girls"? That's by Queen and they're from England, right?
The reason I think there might be a correlation is because the seats at this theater are huge (compared to seats at Broadway theaters in NYC). They are really roomy with plenty of space for legs, hips, thighs, etc.
I had stalls seats and it was super easy to get into and out... more