Experience the magic of sensational London show The Lion king at the magnificent Lyceum Theatre London! The stunning Disney’s blockbuster is a complete treat for theatre lovers. The magnificent theatre is located at 21 Wellington Street, London, WC2E 7RQ. The stunning theatre is positioned in one of the popular area of London called as Covent Garden. It is an exciting and vibrant part of the theatreland of London.
The area is known for various high street shops and several other tourist spots such as London Transport Museum, Covent Garden Market and Royal Opera House. Lyceum Theatre is located at a walking distance from Soho, Leicester Square and Chinatown. The stunning theatre is accessible via various modes of commutation such as buses, taxis, cars and tubes. You can visit the theatre via bus route numbers 6, 11, 13 and 15.
With the astounding occupancy of 2100, Lyceum theatre is undoubtedly the largest theatre of London. The auditorium is categorised into three levels as Stalls, Royal Circle and Dress Circle. For the disabled patrons and carers, theatre offers discounted tickets. The location of theatre is quite popular amongst the local visitors and tourists as there are lots of theatres and restaurants.
The history of Lyceum Theatre dates back to 1772, when it was venue for exhibitions and concerts close to the current site. Since its opening, theatre has undergone various changes. The current appearance of the theatre owes much from the refurbishment done in the year 1834. At that time it was designed by Samuel Beazley.
Theatre has been used for varied purposes, such as circus, a chapel, a concert room, waxworks exhibition, an opera house and a ballroom. Building of theatre was not in use for almost a decade, when restored by Holohan Architects. Currently, Lyceum Theatre is running blockbuster show The Lion King with packed houses!