Shaftesbury Theatre

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Shaftesbury Theatre

Shaftesbury Theatre
Shaftesbury Avenue
+44 (0)20 7379 5399

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8.00 out of 5
based on 14 reviews

Top 5 reviews of Shaftesbury Theatre

4.0 out of 5
02 September 2016
by Hans C.

We came here to watch the Motown musical. The musical was just great, music, performers, choreography, everything was awesome.

The theater itself is old with a long tradition in London. The seats are small, not much legroom. It gets really hot in here, it didn't feel that there was any aircon. You'll be sweating a lot so it's nice have a drink at the bar during the break. Still there's charm... more

4.0 out of 5
25 June 2016
by Caroline H.

Saw Motown here and it was really fun. Theater is narrow but tall, so there really isn't a bad view. It gets a little hot with all the lights and body heat, so dress in layers you can peel off. Great sound, great orchestra, great performance. more

4.0 out of 5
16 January 2016
by Louie-Mae B.

I went here to see The Illusionists show. I've been here a few times before. Although the entrance is a relatively small area and then you are straight to a bar area, the staff seem to have a good handle on directing all the attendees to the relevant place.

It is small and quirky leading up to the seating area and I love that.

As with all Theatres in this area, they can all have quite... more

4.0 out of 5
04 January 2016
by Bianca W.

This is one of the larger venues with a changing line up of shows. The seats are a bit in the small side, but still comfortable enough and you can see quite well from the central positions of all three levels. The sidelines are somewhat more restricted in view, so it may be worth it to purchase better seats. That said, I went for the second lowest category both times I was here and could see... more

5.0 out of 5
11 August 2015
by Chris T.

We went to see Memphis the Musical featuring the amazing talent of Beverley Knight and Matt Cardle and was truly amazing!

It was inspiring, had great music, sets, and one of the best shows that that i have ever seen on the West End! The energy of those performers was incredible!

We were sat on the front row of the stalls,

HUGE TIP! The box office release 15-20 day seats for the very front... more

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