Lyric Theatre Seating Plan

Lyric Theatre Seating Plan (Cinderella)

The Lyric Theatre London has been home to Cinderella since November 2019. Our helpful London theatre guides have been designed to answer all of your questions - from tips of where the best seating is, to how many bars each floor has, and where the toilets are located.

We know London's West End and theatreland inside out. Our London-based team are lucky to be regular theatregoers and therefore have expert knowledge of all the musicals and plays we offer. Theatre is what we do.


The Lyric Theatre is situated on Shaftsbury Avenue in the West End of London, close to Piccadilly Circus tube station. Built in 1888, this 959 seat venue is the oldest theatre on Shaftsbury Avenue. The first production at the Lyric Theatre was Dorothy, a comic opera by BC Stevenson, which opened on December 17th 1888.

Stalls Guide

The Stalls are on the ground level of the Lyric Theatre. They are closest to the stage and offer some of the best views in the theatre. Tickets near the front of the Stalls are often highly sought-after.

Dress Circle Guide

The Dress Circle is the middle tier of the Lyric Theatre. This tier offers an elevated view of the stage. Tickets towards the front of the Dress Circle are often highly sought-after.

Upper Circle Guide

The Upper Circle is the top tier, the highest part of the Lyric Theatre. This tier offers an elevated view of the stage. The Upper Circle is the furthest tier from the stage.

What facilities are available at the Lyric Theatre?

Offering a selection of beers, wines, and soft drinks as well as various bar snacks.

Air Conditioning
Comfortable, cool surroundings throughout the Lyric Theatre.

Merchandise Kiosk
The perfect place to pick up a memento.

Hot Drinks
Fresh coffee and tea are available from the theatre bars.

About Cinderella

Expect the usual Lyric twist on Wicked Stepmothers, Ugly Stepsisters, pumpkins, mice and more in this star-studded Christmas Panto.

Where is the Lyric Theatre?

Lyric Theatre London

29 Shaftesbury Avenue

How do you get to the Lyric Theatre?

Tube Lines
Bakerloo Line and Piccadilly Line.

Nearest Tube Station
Piccadilly Circus Tube

Car Parking
Locations throughout the West End.

Nearest Overground Station
Charing Cross Overground Station