Venue InformationNoel Coward Theatre
Address: St Martin's Lane, London, WC2N 4AA, United Kingdom
Nearest underground or train station: Leicester Square (Northern line, Piccadilly line)
Nearest buses: 24, 29, 176
The Noel Coward Theatre is owned or operated by Delfont Mackintosh Theatres
What date did the Noel Coward Theatre open?
12 March 1903
Who designed the Noel Coward Theatre?
W. G. R. Sprague
What was the first production at the Noel Coward Theatre?
Rosemary by Louis N. Parker starring Charles Wyndham
The Noel Coward theatre was built for actor manager Charles Wyndham, designed by famous theatre architect W. G. R. Sprague.
It originally opened as the New Theatre on 12 March 1903, with a production of Rosemary by Louis N. Parker starring Charles Wyndham.
The theatre changed its name to the Albery Theatre on the 1 January 1973, after Sir Bronson Albery who had managed the theatre for many years.
Then in May 2006, the venue’s name changed once again by theatre impressario Cameron Mackintosh and his Delfont Mackintosh Theatres company to the Noel Coward Theatre, in honour of celebrated actor, writer and directed Sir Noel Coward.
Past shows that have played at the Noel Coward Theatre include:The Ocean at the End of the Lane