With a history of brilliant playwrights like Shakespeare and Apra Behan, theaters in London have a charm that attracts people from all around the world. You will find something mystical in the age of old theatrical culture of London., no wonder it remains in every travellers’ “Things to do in London” list. You can still find landmark plays running the theaters like Macbeth, Waiting for Godot and Dr Faustus. Some theatres you must add in your things to do in London list are -
The London Palladium
The London Palladium was established in the year 1910. Since then, it has staged a lot of brilliant plays of 20th century. Its plays include the staging of comical plays like ‘The Crazy Gang’ and ‘Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat’. Recently, some musical shows have also been staged in this theater. There are various shopping points near this London attraction, which you can visit by tubes. Oxford tube station will be the closest tube and you will be able to get some suitable lodgings near Oxford Circus hotels.
Address: Argyll Street
Contact number: 0844 412 4655
Vaudeville Theater was built in 1870. It has staged many successful plays like ‘Chips with Everything’ ‘Hidden Laughter’ and ‘Salad Days’. It also stages musical shows these days. London theaters offer you the best literary entertainment. You can visit Vaudeville theater by tube. Charing Cross railway station is the closest railway station, from which you can also travel to other nearby attractions like St Paul’s, Covent Garden, Covent Garden Piazza and the Coliseum.
Contact number : 020 7836 3191
Piccadilly Theater was built in year 1928. It has a colossal seating arrangement which can accommodate 1400 people. It has an aesthetic exterior built of Paris raw material. ‘Who’s afraid of Virginia Woolf’ was staged in this theater. Apart from plays, you can view dance and ballet performances, musical shows and opera. You can visit it by Piccadilly Circus tube. Lodging is not a problem over here, as you will get some suitable accommodations in this area with London hotels.
Address: 10 Denman Street
London W1D 7,
Contact Number: 020 7478 8800