National Theatre (Lyttelton Theatre)

South Bank,
London,
SE1 9PX

Named after Oliver Lyttelton, Viscount Chandos, whose parents were among the earliest effective campaigners for the National Theatre and who was himself its first chairman, the Lyttelton Theatre has an adjustable proscenium. It can be turned into an open-end stage or see the addition of an orchestra pit for up to 20 musicians. 

There are no eye-blocking pillars, circle rails, or other items blocking your view, and you can see and hear almost equally well from each of ithe 890 seats in the theatre.

The main entrance is located on the riverside walkway.

Map & Directions: National Theatre (Lyttelton Theatre)

CAPACITY: 890

WHEELCHAIR SPACES: Yes

DISABLED TOILETS: Yes

ACCESSIBILITY: Stagetext Captioned performances and audio-described performances available

NEAREST TUBE/RAIL STATION: Waterloo

BUSES: 1, 4, 26, 59, 68, 76, 139, 168, 171, 172, 176, 188, 243, 341, 521, X68 and RV1

NEAREST CAR PARKS: National Theatre Car Park

 

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