Bush Theatre is a renowned cultural institution situated in the heart of London. Since its establishment in 1972, the Off West End theatre has been a thriving platform for pioneering contemporary theatre. It has given a space to young theatre professionals and writers to showcase their work, many of which have been commissioned by the theatre. Located in the Passmore Edwards Public Library in Shepherd's Bush, this venue presents a diverse array of performances, ranging from thought-provoking dramas to groundbreaking comedies. Embracing inclusivity and artistic exploration, the Bush Theatre is committed to shaping the future of British theatre. Its rich tapestry of stories and perspectives captivates audiences, offering a space where the power of storytelling is celebrated.

250 Seats

Wheelchair Accessible


Guide Dogs


Hearing Assistance



About Bush Theatre

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  • The Bush Theatre offers two performance spaces — the Holloway Theatre, an intimate and cosy setting with a seating capacity of approximately 180 people and the Studio, an unreserved seating venue that can accommodate about 70 people. 
  • Both the spaces may be configured in a thrust, end on or in the round layout.
  • The flexible seating configuration allows for versatile staging options, accommodating various types of performances and productions.
  • With its limited capacity, the theatre fosters an intimate connection between performers and spectators, allowing for a more personal, immersive and interactive theatrical experience.
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  • Train: The closest train station to the Bush Theatre is Shepherd's Bush overground station, which is within a short walking distance of about 15 minutes. It is well-connected to other major train lines, making it easy to access the theatre from different parts of the city.
  • Tube: The nearest tube station to the Bush Theatre is Shepherd's Bush Market Station, served by the Hammersmith & City and Circle lines. From Shepherd's Bush Market Station, it's just a brief stroll of approximately 10 minutes to reach the theatre, allowing for a straightforward and convenient journey.
  • Bus: Several bus routes serve the Shepherd's Bush area, providing an alternative mode of transport to reach the Bush Theatre. Buses that stop near the theatre include routes 72, 95, 220, 272, 283, and 295. These buses connect Shepherd's Bush with various parts of London, offering flexibility and accessibility for theatregoers.
  • Parking Facilities: Located just a short distance from the theatre, Westfield London Car Park offers ample parking space for visitors. It is situated within the Westfield shopping centre complex, approximately a 5-minute walk from the Bush Theatre. Another option is the NCP Car Park London Olympia, which is approximately a 10-minute walk from the theatre.

Frequently Asked Questions About Bush Theatre

Where is Bush Theatre located?

The Bush Theatre is located in London, specifically in the neighbourhood of Shepherd's Bush. The exact address is 7 Uxbridge Road, London, W12 8LJ, United Kingdom.

How can I reach Bush Theatre?

Bus, train and tube, all go to the Bush Theatre. You can also drive to the theatre and park your vehicle, as there are many parking facilities around.

What are the different types of shows and productions that are staged at the Bush Theatre?

From thought-provoking dramas to innovative comedies, the theatre offers a wide range of genres and styles to cater to various tastes. You can expect to see exciting new plays from emerging playwrights, as well as established works by renowned writers at the Bush Theatre. The Royale, Strange Fruit, and Forget Me Not are a few examples.

Is Bush Theatre accessible to people with disabilities?

Yes, Bush Theatre is wheelchair accessible. It has ramp access, lifts, accessible performances and even guide dogs are allowed inside.

How much do the Bush Theatre tickets cost?

The price of the tickets depends on the show that you choose to watch and the timing of the same at the Bush Theatre.

Where can I book my Bush Theatre tickets?

You can book your tickets to shows playing at the Bush Theatre online at London Theatre Tickets. You will get the best deals and discounts and all the information you need at your fingertips.

Are there any dining options available near Bush Theatre?

Yes, there are many food options around Bush Theatre, including the Library Bar, which is inside the building. Bill’s, Savannah Restaurant and Wahaca White City are some examples.

What are some of the things to do or attractions to explore near the Bush Theatre?

There are quite a few attractions near Bush Theatre that you can explore before you go for a show. Kensington Palace, The Wonderpass, Hyde Park, Furnivall Gardens, Hammersmith Bridge, The Hive and Rainbow Junction are some attractions near the Bush Theatre.

Past Shows

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