Venue InformationHarold Pinter Theatre
Address: 6 Panton Street, SW1Y 4DN
Nearest Tube or Train: Piccadilly Circus (Piccadilly line, Bakerloo line)
Nearest Buses: 3, 6, 9, 12, 14, 15, 19, 22, 23, 24, 29, 38, 88, 91, 94, 139, 159, 176, 453
Frequently Asked Questions
What's on at the Harold Pinter Theatre?Four Quartets is the current production at the Harold Pinter Theatre. The latest booking period for Four Quartets at the Harold Pinter Theatre started 18 November 2021 and runs until 18 December 2021. Tickets for Four Quartets start at £36 and are available to book now.
Cyrano de Bergerac is the current production at the Harold Pinter Theatre. The latest booking period for Cyrano de Bergerac at the Harold Pinter Theatre started 3 February 2021 and runs until 12 March 2021. Tickets for Cyrano de Bergerac start at £20 and are available to book now.
How do I get to the Harold Pinter Theatre?Public transport is recommended to travel to the Harold Pinter Theatre. The nearest tube stations are Piccadilly Circus (Piccadilly line, Bakerloo line). If arriving by bus, then the nearest bus lines are 3, 6, 9, 12, 14, 15, 19, 22, 23, 24, 29, 38, 88, 91, 94, 139, 159, 176, 453. If driving to the theatre, the nearest car parks are Q-Park Trafalgar (more parking information). For directions to the Harold Pinter Theatre see our Google Maps directions or Apple Maps directions.
Theatre Quick FactsDate opened: 15 October 1881
Designer: Thomas Verity
First production: Opera Comique The Mascotte
Number of seats: 798
Theatre owner: ATG
The Harold Pinter Theatre originally opened as the Royal Comedy Theatre on 15 October 1881. Designed by Thomas Verity, the opening production was an opera comique called The Mascotte, with music by Edmond Audran and words by Alfred Duru and Henri Chivot. Soon after, in 1884, the venue was renamed as the Comedy Theatre.
On 24 October 2011 the venue was renamed again, this time to the Harold Pinter Theatre, celebrating the work of British playwright Harold Pinter.
Theatre Previous Shows
Past shows that have played at the Harold Pinter Theatre include:Walden
Ian McKellen On Stage
Captain Corelli's Mandolin
The Birthday Party
Who's Afraid Of Virginia Woolf?
The Importance of Being Earnest
Merrily We Roll Along
A Chorus of Disapproval
South Downs and The Browning Version
The Children's Hour