Her Majesty’s Theatre
Her Majesty’s Theatre is a West End theatre situated on Haymarket in the City of Westminster, London. The present building was designed by Charles J. Phipps and was constructed in 1897 for actor-manager Herbert Beerbohm Tree, who established the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art at the theatre. Grand, French Renaissance-style Victorian theatre showing The Phantom of the Opera since 1986.
Since 1705 there have been four theatres on the site of Her Majesty’s. The current building was erected by the famous Actor-Manager Sir Herbert Beerbohm Tree to house his spectacular productions of Shakespeare and literary adaptations and opened in 1897. Why not start planning your day to make sure your time with us at Her Majesty’s Theatre is as smooth as possible? Check how and where to find us, have a look over our seating plan, familiarise yourself with disabled access to the theatre, and get ready to experience the extraordinary.
If the walls of this historic theatre could talk, they’d doubtless tell some fascinating stories. Renamed, rebuilt and refurbished numerous times since 1705, Her Majesty’s Theatre is still at the beating heart of London’s live performance scene and continues to embody the sophisticated soul of British musical theatre. There is a fitting sense of symmetry that, having started life as an opera house, it still hosts the West End’s second-longest running production: the timeless classic that is The Phantom of the Opera.
Looking to hire Her Majesty’s Theatre? Located on Haymarket around the corner from London’s legendary Pall Mall, Her Majesty’s Theatre holds a historic auditorium that can seat over 1200 guests, and is itself a rich and exciting part of musical theatre legacy. Marrying magnificent history with modern amenities and technical capabilities, along with a professional staff who are here to serve your needs, Her Majesty’s Theatre is sure to help you deliver a show-stopping performance.
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