The Duke Of York's Theatre
Opened in 1892 as the Trafalgar Square Theatre, architect Walter Emden's creation took on its present day moniker three years later, in a burst of patriotic loyalty to the future King George V. In 1904 it hosted the premiere of JM Barrie's Peter Pan.
The theatre is the London headquarters of its owner, the Ambassador Theatre Group. Its Grade II listed design accommodates 640 seats. The nearest Tube stations are Piccadilly Circus (Piccadilly/Bakerloo), Leicester Square (Piccadilly/Northern) and Charing Cross (Bakerloo/Northern), which also transfers to surface rail.
The nearest bus stops are served by routes 24, 29 or 176.
- Provides: Wheelchair access
- Open since: 1892
Events at this venue
There are 2 events at this location
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The Glass Menagerie
- Directed by: John Tiffany
- Written by: Tennessee Williams (book)
Director John Tiffany revives his critically acclaimed staging of the autobiographical drama by Tennessee Williams for American Repertory Theater. Tony Award-winner Cherry Jones stars as the domineering former southern belle, who enlists the help of her son to find a husband for her emotionally fragile daughter. Michael…
Thu 30 Mar
Our Ladies of Perpetual Succour
- Directed by: Vicky Featherstone
- Written by: Lee Hall
Based on The Sopranos by Alan Warner, this musical play follows six catholic school girls dealing with love, lust, pregnancy and death on a school trip to the capital. Directed by Vicky Featherstone and adapted by Billy Elliot author Lee Hall.