Savoy Theatre London

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Savoy Theatre
Address: Strand, London, WC2R 0ET
Nearest Tube or Train: Charing Cross (Northern line, Bakerloo line), Embankment (Northern line, Bakerloo line, District line, Circle line)
Nearest Buses: 1, 4, 6, 9, 11, 13, 15, 23, 26, 59, 68, 76, 77a, 91, 168, 171, 172, 176, 188, 243, 341, 521, RV1

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Theatre Quick Facts

Date opened: 21 October 1929
Designer: C. J. Phipps / Frank A. Tugwell
First production: Gilbert and Sulivan's The Gondoliers
Number of seats: 1158
Other facts: The first Savoy Theatre, designed by C. J. Phipps, was opened on 10 October 1881 with a production of Gilbert and Sulivan's Patience or Bunthorne's Bride; it was the first theatre to use electricity to light its auditorium rather than gas lighting. The second, current theatre was opened on 21 October 1929 - the original exterior was mainly intact but the interior was rebuilt to designs by Frank A. Tugwell; On 12 February 1990 whilst the theatre was being renovated a fire destroyed everything but the stage and backstage areas but it was restored and reopened on 19 July 1993

Savoy Theatre, Strand, London, WC2R 0ET

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Theatre Previous Shows

Past shows playing at the Savoy Theatre:

9 to 5 The Musical
Funny Girl
Guys and Dolls
Dreamgirls The Musical
Gypsy
Dirty Rotten Scoundrels
Cabaret
The Sunshine Boys
Legally Blonde

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  1. comment and review i came on saturday for the second time, coming to see dream girls .i came for the day from derbys.i really enjoyed the show .but it was spolit when at the end of the show i was one of the last ones out.i was told to go out of a side door.this led me to the back of the hotel i think .i didnt know where to go a friendly girl from the hotel told me where to go.it was an auful way to come out not safe for a senior citizen to go there was no one else there ,half way two men where coming down from the top road.i could have been robbed or attacked no one was there to know.you need to tell staff to think about who you are directing out of that door.its dark that way i was just glad i got out alright that way i was on my own.i would like to know you have got this message.

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