The Arches
Villiers Street
Box Office:08444 930 650

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Welcome to the Charing Cross Theatre and the Players Bar and Kitchen. This 'hidden gem' venue has everything you will need for an unforgettable experience under one roof. Our theatre, a former victorian music hall, offers an eclectic mix of drama, musicals, comedy, cabaret and even some late night shows. Our diverse programme has something to suit every theatrical taste. 

Our Players Bar and Kitchen has developed an award winning pre-theatre menu. So whether you are intending to slip down to our own auditorium or travel to another theatre, our delicious dishes are not to be missed. The menu has been carefully crafted by our head chef and offers delicious, modern, British Cuisine. It's regularly updated to make the most of seasonal produce so there's always something new to try. 

Our venue comprises of a 265 seater theatre, a restaurant and bar which has a late license to 2.30am. We are a unique venue to host your conferences, product launches, parties and screenings.

We hope you enjoy your visit and look forward to welcoming you back soon!

Forthcoming Shows

The Mikado The Mikado
Director Thom Southerland, who wowed critics and public alike with award-winning, sold out productions of Titanic, Parade and Mack & Mabel, directs this acclaimed new production of Gilbert & Sullivan’s best-loved operetta, The Mikado for the Christmas season.
Thu, 27th November 2014 to Sat, 3rd January 2015
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Truth Lies DianaTruth Lies Diana
Some secrets are best left unsaid, and we all have secrets we’d rather other people not know about.A playwright uncovers secrets about Diana and her death, that the establishment have tried to keep hidden. As he does, his own life starts to unravel and he becomes paranoid, suspecting the wife he is devoted to, of being unfaithful.
Fri, 9th January 2015 to Sat, 14th February 2015
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Singular Sensations - Louise Dearman Singular Sensations - Louise Dearman
The next Singular Sensations event at Charing Cross Theatre on Sunday 25th January at 3pm will feature British musical theatre actress Louise Dearman, the first actress to play both Glinda and Elphaba in Wicked
Sun, 25th January 2015
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The Arches, Villiers Street, London, WC2N 6NL.


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