Lyric Theatre

The Lyric Theatre is the oldest surviving of all theatres currently on Shaftesbury Avenue.

Designed by architect C J Phipps and opened in December 1888, the theatre was originally built for impresario Henry J Leslie as a home for operetta. Since then the building has successfully hosted drama, comedy and musicals.

The theatre is currently owned by Max Weitzenhoffer and Nica Burns.

Address
Lyric Theatre
29 Shaftesbury Avenue
London
W1D 7ES

Location map

Transport / Accessibility
Nearest Underground: Piccadilly Circus
Nearest Rail: Charing Cross
Bus Routes: 14, 19, 22B, 38, 53, 88, 94, 159

What's on at the Lyric Theatre

  • Thriller Live Booking from now until 29th Sep 2019 Full details
  • Thriller Live Booking from now until 29th Sep 2019 Full details
  • Thriller Live Booking from now until 29th Sep 2019 Full details
  • Showstopper The Improvised Musical Booking from 18th Feb 2019 until 23rd Sep 2019 Full details
  • Showstopper The Improvised Musical Booking from 18th Feb 2019 until 23rd Sep 2019 Full details
  • Showstopper The Improvised Musical Booking from 18th Feb 2019 until 23rd Sep 2019 Full details
  • The Simon & Garfunkel Story Booking from 25th Feb 2019 until 24th Jun 2019 Full details
  • The Simon & Garfunkel Story Booking from 25th Feb 2019 until 24th Jun 2019 Full details
  • Liza Pulman Sings Streisand Booking from 18th Mar 2019 until 15th Apr 2019 Full details
  • The Gruffalo Booking from 3rd Jul 2019 until 8th Sep 2019 Full details
  • The Gruffalo Booking from 3rd Jul 2019 until 8th Sep 2019 Full details
  • The Gruffalo Booking from 3rd Jul 2019 until 8th Sep 2019 Full details