The Novello Theatre is a West End theatre on Aldwych, in the City of Westminster.
The theatre was built as one of a pair with the Aldwych Theatre on either side of the Waldorf Hotel, both being designed by W. G. R. Sprague. The theatre opened as the Waldorf Theatre on 22 May 1905, and was renamed the Strand Theatre, in 1909. It was again renamed as the Whitney Theatre, in 1911 before again becoming the Strand Theatre,... Read more >>
With Thriller Live shacked up at the Lyric Theatre, The Commitments rocking the Palace and Mamma Mia! serving up sequins and nostalgia nightly at the Novello, jukebox musicals have taken the West End by storm. Our own Piccadilly Theatre and Harold Pinter Theatre are proud to host transfers of the smash hits Jersey Boys and Sunny Afternoon.
We went to the heart of the theatre district to find out why you think London's West End is so great.