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Drury Lane, London

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Getting into the Venue
The Theatre Royal Drury Lane main entrance is situated on Catherine Street. There are 6 steps up into the foyer from street level, through double doors. The steps are not clearly marked and there are no handrails. A drop off point is located around the corner on Russell Street.

An alternative level access entrance is located on Russell Street. Those who wish to use this entrance should ring the doorbell to attract attention. This entrance leads to wheelchair spaces in the Stalls as well as an adapted toilet.

All sections of the theatre, other than the Stalls, must be reached via stairs as there is no customer lift. Stairs are highlighted.

Customer Assistance
Staff are on hand to assist with navigation and are constantly manning the doors. Those who wish to use the alternative entrance must ring the doorbell on Russell Street to attract attention. The adapted toilet at this entrance is locked and must be opened by a member of staff.

Transfers are available to any aisle seat within the Stalls and staff are able to store wheelchairs in the cloakroom for the duration of the performance. At-seat service is available for patrons who are unable to access the bars.

How to Book
For those who request special assistance or wish to book wheelchair spaces, it is important to book in advance and notify the theatre of any special requirements. Discounts are available for wheelchair users and their companions.

For further information and accessibility booking, please call: 0844 412 4648 (calls cost 7p/pm) or email:

Good Value Seats

Seats in the Balcony at this theatre are always the cheapest and often the best value for money. Sitting near the front centre provides an excellent unobstructed view of the stage that allows you to absorb the atmosphere of this amazing venue.

Premium Seats

For a unique experience why not try sitting in one of the many boxes the theatre has to offer. Although sightlines in each box vary depending on their location, the intimate experience will be similar whichever one you choose. After all, if it good enough for Royalty….
  • Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

    Roald Dahl’s choc-tastic classic children’s tale, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, is now playing in the West End!

    Booking from 09 Feb 2016 to 03 Dec 2016


The Theatre Royal on Drury Lane is one of London’s oldest and most famous theatres. Since opening in 1663 the theatre has provided top end popular entertainment and has been visited by each monarch on numerous occasions. Today the theatre is renowned for hosting popular long running musicals, and is one of the most visited theatres in the West End. The auditorium seats well over two thousand people and is divided into four levels including a number of side boxes. Pricing varies phenomenally throughout the theatre, but on the whole visibility remains largely unobstructed. Due to the sheer size of the theatre it is possible to feel distant from the stage in the back half of all sections, but as the stage itself is 22 metres deep, Seat Plan enjoys sitting further back in order to take everything in.


Location and Map

Catherine Street Street, London, WC2B 5JF

Past Shows

  • Shrek The Musical

    - Closed 24/02/13