Users' questions

What was the previous name of the Gielgud Theatre?

What was the previous name of the Gielgud Theatre?

The house was renamed the Globe Theatre in 1909 by its new manager, Charles Frohman from America. It was known as the Globe Theatre for the next 85 years until a 1994 name change to avoid confusion with Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre on the South Bank. It was then that the theatre received its current name, the Gielgud.

Where in London is the Gielgud Theatre?

Shaftesbury Avenue
Situated on the famous Shaftesbury Avenue, The Gielgud is nestled among other famous theatres such as the Queen’s Theatre and the Apollo Theatre. The theatres location on Shaftesbury Avenue is central to most of London’s main attractions and is therefore extremely well connected in terms of transportation.

Who owns the Garrick Theatre?

Garrick Theatre

Owner Nimax Theatres
Designation Grade II*
Type West End theatre
Capacity 718 on 3 levels (currently) 800 on 4 levels (originally)

How do I contact Delfont Mackintosh?

You may contact us at [email protected] or You can use the cancellation form provided here. You should return Your Voucher and completed cancellation form to Us at The Noël Coward Theatre, St Martin’s Lane, London WC2N 4AU.

How old is the Gielgud Theatre?

116Gielgud Theatre / Age (c. 1906)

What is the Globe Theater called today?

A modern reconstruction of the Globe, named “Shakespeare’s Globe”, opened in 1997 approximately 750 feet (230 m) from the site of the original theatre. From 1909, the current Gielgud Theatre was called “Globe Theatre”, until it was renamed in 1994.

Who built the Gielgud Theatre?

W. G. R. Sprague
The house currently has 986 seats on three levels. The theatre was designed by W. G. R. Sprague and opened on 27 December 1906 as the Hicks Theatre, named after Seymour Hicks, for whom it was built….Gielgud Theatre.

Production 2:22 A Ghost Story
Opened 27 December 1906
Architect W. G. R. Sprague

How many seats does the Garrick Theatre have?

732Garrick Theatre / Capacity

What shows have been on at the Garrick?

Productions at Garrick Theatre

Show Opened Closed
Rip It Up February 2019 June 2019
Don Quixote October 2018 February 2019
Young Frankenstein September 2017 August 2018
Horrible Histories August 2017 September 2017

Who owns Wyndham’s Theatre?

Delfont Mackintosh Theatres
Wyndham’s Theatre

Owner Salisbury Estate
Operator Delfont Mackintosh Theatres
Designation Grade II* listed
Type West End theatre