Located on Charing Cross Road, Phoenix Theatre is a West End theatre built on the site of a former factory and music hall. It opened in 1930 with its premiere show being Noel Coward’s ​Private Lives​ featuring Coward himself along with Lawrence Olivier. Over the years, the theatre has hosted several successful plays and musicals including Love for Love​ b​y John Gielgud, ​Into the Woods​ ​by Stephen Sondheim, Viceroy Sarah by Norman Ginsbury, a musical version of Chaucer's The Canterbury Tales, Blood Brothers, and more.

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About Phoenix Theatre

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  • The theatre has a seating capacity of 1,012 seats spread over three levels - The Stalls, The Dress Circle, and The Grand Circle.
  • The Stalls, comprising 478 seats, are the closest to the stage offering the most clear views while the Dress Circle with 280 seats offer the best performance views.
  • The Grand or the Upper Circle consists of 254 seats offering views of the stage as well as the auditorium.
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  • Train: Take a train to Charing Cross rail station. The theatre is a 15-minute walk from the station.
  • Tube: Take a tube to Tottenham Court Road or Leicester Square. Phoenix Theatre is a short walk from these stations.
  • Bus: Take bus numbers 14, 19, 22b, 24, 29, 38 or 176 to Covent Garden. The theatre is a 10-minute walk from the bus stop.
  • Parking: Car parking facilities are available at Q Park in Chinatown.

Frequently Asked Questions About Phoenix Theatre

Where is Phoenix Theatre located?

Phoenix Theatre is located in the London Borough of Camden in Charing Cross Road on the corner of Flitcroft Street.

How can I reach Phoenix Theatre?

You can reach Phoenix Theatre by bus, train, tube, taxi, or private car.

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

Phoenix Theatre has staged several productions including musicals, pantomimes, and plays. A few notable ones include Viceroy Sarah, Love for Love, The Canterbury Tales, Into The Woods, Bend It Like Beckham: The Musical, Dirty Dancing, and Come From Away.

What are the seating options available at Phoenix Theatre?

There are three types of seating options available - The Stalls, The Dress Circle, and The Upper Circle.

Is Phoenix Theatre accessible to people with disabilities?

Yes. Phoenix Theatre is accessible to people with reduced mobility. The theatre offers various facilities and resources for disabled visitors, including wheelchair access, assistive listening devices, accessible toilets and more.

How much do the Phoenix 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 Phoenix Theatre.

Where can I book my Phoenix Theatre tickets?

You can book your tickets to shows playing at the Phoenix 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 Phoenix Theatre?

Yes. There are quite a few dining options available near Phoenix Theatre, such as Kanada-Ya, Dishoom, Flat Iron, and more.

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

There are quite a few attractions near Phoenix Theatre that you can explore before you go for a show. Some of these include The British Museum, London Eye, The National Gallery, and more.