The National Theatre and Neal Street production of The Lehman Trilogy directed by Sam Mendes returns to London for a limited run preceded by its triumph on Broadway where in 2022 it was laureled by 5 Tonys. Awarded best play, best director, best scenic design and best lighting. On its return to London, with a different cast and with its West End director Zoe Ford Burnett, The Lehman Trilogy continues to earn these accolades. It’s such an interesting, thought-provoking play. Taking its … [Read more...]
Gillian Lynne Theatre
The Gillian Lynne Theatre, formerly known as the New London Theatre, is a popular destination for theatre-goers in London. Located in the heart of the West End, the theatre has hosted a wide range of productions over the years, including the world-famous musical, Cats. If you're planning a visit to the Gillian Lynne Theatre, there are several convenient transport options to get you there.
The closest tube station to the Gillian Lynne Theatre is Covent Garden, which is served by the Piccadilly line. The theatre is only a short walk from the station, making it a convenient option for those travelling by public transport. Alternatively, you can also use the Holborn station, which is serviced by the Central and Piccadilly lines, or Tottenham Court Road, serviced by the Central and Northern lines.
If you prefer to travel by bus, there are several bus routes that stop near the Gillian Lynne Theatre, including routes 1, 8, 19, 25, and 38. You can also take the train to Charing Cross station, which is only a 15-minute walk from the theatre.
For those travelling by car, there are several public car parks nearby, including the NCP at Covent Garden and the Q-Park at Chinatown. However, it's worth noting that traffic in the West End can be busy, so it's always best to allow extra time for your journey.
Finally, if you're a fan of cycling, the Santander Cycles bike rental scheme has stations located throughout the West End, making it a convenient option for getting to the Gillian Lynne Theatre.
In conclusion, the Gillian Lynne Theatre is easily accessible by public transport, with several convenient options available. Whether you're travelling by tube, bus, train, car, or bike, getting to the theatre is quick and easy, making it a perfect choice for an evening out in London's vibrant West End.
Gillian Lynne Theatre
166 Drury Lane, London, United Kingdom, WC2B 5PW
Crazy For You to open at the Gillian Lynne Theatre 24 June 2023
Joey Parnes, Sally Horchow and Michael Harrison are thrilled to announce the transfer of the smash hit Chichester Festival Theatre Production of Crazy For You. Susan Stroman’s celebrated new production of the classic Gershwin musical, which played a sold-out season in Chichester this summer, will transfer to London West End. Crazy For You, which received critical acclaim across the board when it opened in Chichester, will play a strictly limited 6-month season at the Gillian Lynne Theatre in … [Read more...]
£70,000 raised for the Gillian Lynne and Peter Land Foundation
On Tuesday evening, the great and good of the dance, theatre, film and TV industry came out in force to enjoy an unforgettable evening of stellar performances in celebration of the prolific and dearly-loved director-choreographer, Gillian Lynne DBE at The Gillian Lynne Theatre, Drury Lane in London. £70,000 was raised for the Foundation which has been set up to enable talented young performers to achieve their dreams by providing scholarships and grants to reach their full potential in the … [Read more...]
Noel Sullivan to play Dewey Finn in School of Rock – The Musical
Noel Sullivan will join the award-winning show School of Rock - The Musical from 19th August 2019 and will play the lead role of Dewey Finn at the Gillian Lynne Theatre. The hit West End production, based on the iconic film of the same title, is currently booking to January 2020. Sullivan will lead the adult cast alongside Laura Tebbutt as Rosalie Mullins, Mark Anderson will take over the role of Ned Schneebly from Alan Pearson from 8 October 2019, Rebecca LaChance continues as Patty Di Marco … [Read more...]
School of Rock The Musical celebrates 1000th performance + new cast
On 23 February 2019 Andrew Lloyd Webber’s award-winning show School of Rock - The Musical will welcome a new kids cast to join Dewey’s band and embrace the power of rock! The hit West End production, based on the iconic film of the same title which this month celebrated 15 years since its UK release, is now booking to January 2020 at the Gillian Lynne Theatre and on 6th March will celebrate 1000 performances. Thee three teams of twelve kids who make up Dewey’s band, and play live at every … [Read more...]