Jermyn Street Theatre

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Jermyn Street Theatre
Address 16b Jermyn Street
London
 United Kingdom
Coordinates 51°30′33″N 0°08′04″W / 51.5092°N 0.1345°W / 51.5092; -0.1345
Type West End Studio Theatre
Capacity 70
Opened August 1994
Website
www.jermynstreettheatre.co.uk

Jermyn Street Theatre is a performance venue situated in Jermyn Street, London.[1]

Formerly the changing rooms for staff at a restaurant (Spaghetti House, now Getti), under the leadership of Howard Jameson it was transformed into a 70-seat studio theatre in London's West End. It opened in August 1994.[2]

From 2008 to 2012 its artistic director was Gene David Kirk. Under Kirk the theatre aimed to resurrect forgotten classics and unknown works, put on new plays, and stage at least one new musical a year.

In October 2012 Kirk left the Jermyn Street Theatre; he was replaced by Anthony Biggs.[3]

Its patron is Princess Michael of Kent.

Location[edit]

The theatre is located at 16b Jermyn Street, close to the Criterion Theatre. The closest tube station is Piccadilly Circus.

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