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                             Adelphi Theatre

Welcome to the magnificent London Westend Theatre, Adelphi! The stunning theatre is one of the most popular London theatres and positioned on the Strand in the City of Westminster. The opulent theatre is currently running the hugely popular new musical, The Bodyguard which is inspired from the motion picture starring Whitney Houston. In this sensational musical, soul queen Beverly Knight plays the lead role.

 The scintillating musical can be enjoyed at fullest this weekend with your near and dear ones. The opulent Adelphi theatre has occupancy of 1500 and well equipped with all the latest advance system, such as brilliant cooling system, wheel char accessibility and Infra-red sound amplification.

 On 27th November 1806, the magnificent theatre marked its opening as The Sans Pareil. Merchant John Scott founded the theatre with his daughter Jane. She was a multi talented personality and acted as the British theatre manager, performer, and playwright. The theatre was renamed as Adelphi in the year1819. The theatre underwent replacement with an up to date building in the year 1858 and known as New Adelphi followed by Royal Adelphi in the year 1867.

 The early years of Adelphi theatre witnessed some of the finest melodramas popularly called as Adelphi Screamers. In the year 1844, Madame Celeste and comedian Benjamin Webster owned theatre. The theatre building underwent huge refurbishment in the year 1879 then in 1887. On 3rd December 1930, the current Adelphi marked its opening and was redesigned by Ernest Schaufelberg in Art Deco style.


The theatre was named as Royal Adelphi Theatre and made its reopening with the musical Evergreen. Some other popular shows performed at Adelphi were Words and Music, operetta Balalaika, Bless The Bride, Maggie May and A Little Night Music. The Really Useful Group are the current owners of this opulent London Westend Theatre!


Venue Info

The Strand,  london WC2E 7NA

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