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                                            Peacock Theatre

The magnificent Peacock Theatre is positioned at the Portugal Street, Off Kingsway,       London, WC2A 2HT and enjoys central location near the Holborn Tube Station. The venue is known for business whereas huge number of cafes, restaurants and bars are also located here. Covent Garden and Bloomsbury areas are also located at a nearby distance.

Peacock Theatre is located at an accessible location and can be commuted via various modes of commutations such as buses, tubes, taxis and cars. The nearest tube stations to the theatre are Holborn on Central and Piccadilly Lines. You can also visit the theatre via bus route numbers 8, 19, 38, 22B, 25, 188, 501 and 521 all stop along High Holborn, which is near the building theatre.

The theatre offers excellent view from all across the theatre and categorised mainly into two levels as Stalls and Circle. As compare to other venues of the Westend, Peacock theatre offers clear views of the stage. With occupancy of less than 1000 along with its modern styling featuring minimal obstructions, the theatre offers great view for the viewers.

Stalls are mainly divided into three sections, whereas Circle is categorised into front and rear section. For disabled patrons and carers, Peacock theatre offers concession on the tickets. The auditorium is equipped with infra-red system.

In the year 1960, the current building was constructed with the occupancy of 999. Since 17th century, there has been a theatre building on the venue of Peacock Theatre. In the year 1960, the current venue made its debut as the Royalty Theatre. Earlier, there was a building with the name of London Opera House.

Some of the popular shows at the Peacock Theatre are Oh! Calcutta! and Bubbling Brown Sugar and was used as a recording studio for the television programme This Is Your Life. Later, London school of Economics bought the theatre and renamed it as Peacock Theatre. Currently, it is mainly used for  lectures, presentations, award ceremonies and open days.

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  • The Snowman
    • The Snowman

      Get set for an enchanting and heart warming London musical, The Snowman at the magnificent Peacock Theatre! The spectacular London show is a traditional saga which is all set to make its return to the London Westend which has been its abode for more than 16 years.

      The blockbuster show, The Snowman is adapted from a popular heart touching saga by Raymond Briggs. The traditional saga has mesmerizing effects over the viewers and has exceptional power to touch the chord of your heart.

      The magnificent London show The Snowman is directed by Bill Alexander. He is the winner of the Olivier Award for Best Director for 'The Merry Wives of Windsor. The Snowman is a beautiful saga which revolves around a young boy’s dreams of a White Christmas.

      On the backside of the garden, the young boy makes a wonderful snowman on the eve of Christmas. Due to the glow of the snow, he is woken up and he was delighted to see that his creation has been enlivened up. Both of them travel to the North Pole and meet dancing penguins, reindeer, other snowmen and the man himself - Father Christmas.

      Howard Blake OBE’s heart touching composition, Walking in the Air makes the show a completely delightful experience for the theatre lovers. With live band and talented cast of dancers and performers, The Snowman is a must watch for the theatre lovers. The 1 hour and 50 minutes show is recommended for 2+ kids.

Venue Info

Portugal St, London WC2A 2HT

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