UK Travel Guide


Lyric Theatre Shaftesbury

The oldest of the Shaftesbury Avenue theatres, the Lyric was built for Henry Leslie and opened in 1888. It began by staging operettas but subsequently became known for light comedies and drama. Sarah Bernhardt, Laurence Olivier, Ralph Richardson, Vivien Leigh, Deborah Kerr and Bob Hoskins are among some of the stars to have featured here.

Located at: Shaftesbury Avenue, London, W1

Telephone: 020 7494 5045

Opens: Box Office Open 10:00am - 7:45pm

Cost: 7.50 - 27.50

Closest Subway Station: Piccadilly Circus Station (Click to see more atrraction at this station)