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Current and forthcoming what's on, shows and events at West End's Gielgud Theatre including venue details, location, news and links.

Originally opened 27Dec 1906 as The Hicks Theatre. Formerly The Globe, renamed in 1994 in part in tribute to Sam Wanamaker, so that his dream of a new Shakespeare Globe would be the only Globe in London. 983 seats. Society of London Theatre member. In 1999 Delfont Mackintosh Theatres Limited acquired the freehold of the Queen s and the Gielgud Theatres from Christ s Hospital, Horsham. The lease of the Gielgud Theatre will revert back from Really Useful Theatres to Delfont Mackintosh Theatres in March 2006 after which there are plans to refurbish both venues and to build a 500-seat theatre, The Sondheim, above the Queen s. This will be the first new theatre in Shaftesbury Avenue since 1931.

You can also check out the iUKTDb Gielgud Theatre (West End) archive with 91 shows listed up to Saturday, 17th February 2024.

What's on at Gielgud Theatre

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Gielgud TheatreGielgud Theatre
Shaftesbury Avenue
West End
Greater London

BoxOffice: 0844 482 5130
Website: Website
Air-conditioned, Theatre Tokens, Wheelchair access, WiFi

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Rail EasyStation: Piccadilly Circus (TFL: Transport for London)

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The Audience
21Sep12: Stephen Daldry to Direct Peter Morgan's 'The Audience' with Helen Mirren


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