Curious Incident
Evening Standard

‘A world-class theatre event, not to be missed.’

The Sydney Morning Herald

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Gielgud Theatre

Shaftesbury Avenue, London W1D 6AR

Public transport

Underground: Piccadilly Circus
Overground: Charing Cross
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Car Park

Car: Masterpark – Chinatown, Newport Place Westminster City Car Parks 0800 243 348


Wheelchair and access seats available. For more information please call 0844 482 5137

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Food & Drink

The theatre has three bars. For your convenience interval drinks can be pre-ordered from the bar staff before the show.

Situated in the heart of the West End and only five minutes walk from Chinatown, there are a variety of restaurants and cafes near the theatre for you to choose from. For information about current meal packages please click below

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Where to stay

There are a number of hotels within walking distance of the theatre.

Our official hotel partner is Edwardian Hotels London

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The theatre is located just next to Piccadilly Circus and there are many attractions near the theatre to visit before or after the show. We are close to Chinatown, the London Trocadero and the famous Ripley’s Believe It or Not!, and only minutes away from Regent Street, Leicester Square, Trafalgar Square, Soho, and Covent Garden. So whether you want to shop, go on a tour, or just soak up the sights and sounds of the city, the Gielgud is a perfect location to plan a great day out.