Sadler's Wells Theatre

Rosebery Avenue,

Please note: Unless explicity stated otherwise on the event page, under 5's are not admitted to this venue.

Sadler’s Wells is a world leader in contemporary dance presenting a vibrant year-round programme of dance of every kind - from tango to hip hop, ballet to flamenco, Bollywood to cutting-edge contemporary dance - bringing the best of international and British dance to audiences.

Sadler’s Wells also commission and produce original new work for our stages and tour it to major arts venues around the world. Since 2005 we have helped to bring 80 new dance works to the stage.

Sadler’s Wells has been presenting theatrical productions in Rosebery Avenue, Islington for over 300 years. Five previous theatre buildings have all also carried the name Sadler's Wells and occupied the site since 1683.

Sadler’s Wells Theatre in Islington opened in 1998, after a major fundraising programme, supported by Lottery funding. Large-scale works by national and international companies are presented in this 1500-seat theatre.

Map & Directions: Sadler’s Wells Theatre



WHEELCHAIR ACCESS: Yes – please contact the Box Office for further information.


ASSISTED SHOWS: BSL sign language interpretation, captioning, live subtitling and audio description are available on select performances. Please visit the Sadler's Wells website for further information.


BUSES: 19, 38 and 341.

NEAREST CAR PARKS: Sadler's Wells Car Park on Arlington Way (EC1R 1XA).


Events at this venue
Book Akram Khan, Raga & Tala Experience Tickets
Akram Khan, Raga & Tala Experience
Akram Khan performs a powerful kathak solo, the classical dance form from North India. The charismatic bansuri flute and tabla drums players Pravin Godkhindi and Supreet Deshpande...
Book Indian Adventures Of Sitar And Dance Tickets
Indian Adventures Of Sitar And Dance
A rare chance to see two internationally acclaimed dance artists. Bharatanatyam soloist Mavin Khoo performs with vocalist OS Arun, a concert by one of India’s most distinctive...
Book Jasmin Vardimon Company - Pinocchio Tickets
Jasmin Vardimon Company - Pinocchio
Sadler’s Wells Associate Artist Jasmin Vardimon is set to charm audiences once again this half term as she returns with her joyous and wildly imaginative take on the...
Book Kailvalya Kumar and Nishat Khan Tickets
Kailvalya Kumar and Nishat Khan
The vocalist Kaivalya Kumar interprets spiritual evening songs from the North Indian khayal tradition and the virtuoso sitar player Nishat Khan, torch bearer of one of India...
Book Lyon Opera Ballet - Trois Grandes Fugues Tickets
Lyon Opera Ballet - Trois Grandes Fugues
In Trois Grandes Fugues, three acclaimed choreographers create three inimitable dance works to the same piece of music, Beethoven’s Grande Fugue op. 133.Lucinda Child’s...
Book Matthew Bourne
Matthew Bourne's Cinderella
Matthew Bourne's Cinderella comes to Sadler's Wells Theatre this Christmas. Set in London during the Second World War, Matthew Bourne's interpretation of Prokofiev's haunting...
Book Rambert - A Linha Curva and other works Tickets
Rambert - A Linha Curva and other works
Itzik Galili’s party piece for Rambert returns to Sadler’s Wells for a percussion-fuelled carnival of dance. 28 dancers, four samba drummers and a dazzling light...