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Gielgud Theatre

Shaftesbury Avenue, London W1D 6AR

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Nearest Tube Station Tube Station: Piccadilly Circus (approx. 250m)
Parking Parking: 2 spaces for blue badge holders in Archer Street. Westminter City Council car park at Poland Street and China Town. NCP at Wardour Street, Newport Place, Denman Street, Lexington Street.
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Guide Dogs Guide Dogs:

Guide dogs are permitted inside the auditorium. Alternatively, staff are happy to dog-sit for 2 guide dogs per performance.

Sound Amplification Infra-Red:

Infra-red system with 14 headsets - collect your headsets from the cloakroom: name and address required. The best reception is in the front area of all levels of the auditorium. Induction loop at the Box Office.

Disabled Wheelchair Access Disabled Access:

Entrance to the auditorium is through the third side EXIT door on Rupert Street. Ask a member of staff to open this for you. One 12cm step up to the front of the Dress Circle. Venue suitable for scooters. Seats B1 and 21 can be removed to provide 2 spaces for wheelchair users. You cannot see a small part of the stage. Transfer seating for 1 scooter and 3 wheelchair users is available to row B, or up or down 2 steep steps to A or C.

Toilets Toilets:

Adapted toilet in foyer near the bar.

Steps Steps:

One 10cm step up into the foyer, through doors opening outwards. Box Office on the right. There is a sofa in the foyer. Handrails on both sides of staircases. All steps are highlighted. Dress Circle up 3 steps (2 steep steps between rows). 22 steps down to the Stalls and 35 up to the Upper Circle from an entrance on Shaftesbury Avenue to the right of the main foyer entrance. The upper circle also has two steep steps between each row.

Air Conditioning Air Conditioning: Yes
Venue Owner Owner: Delfont Mackintosh

The Gielgud Theatre is a West End theatre, located on Shaftesbury Avenue in the City of Westminster, London, at the corner of Rupert Street. The house currently has 889 seats on three levels.