Richmond Theatre is one of the most beautiful of all the Frank Matcham theatres. Built in 1899 as the Theatre Royal and Opera House and refurbished in 1991, it is now operated and managed by The Ambassador Theatre Group Ltd, renowned for its productions and highly successful management and ownership of theatre venues throughout the country. Established as one of the most successful theatres in the country, presenting a wide range of quality drama, record breaking musicals, opera, dance and... Read more >>
Children under the age of 18 months will not require a seat and can remain on the lap of the attending adult. Children over this age must therefore have a seat purchased for them.
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Upcoming Access Performances:
Aladdin – Audio Described –Tuesday 9th January 2018 7pm
Aladdin - Relaxed Performances – Wednesday 10th January 2018 1pm
Strangers on a Train - Audio Described - Friday 23rd February 2018 - 7.30pm
The Weir - Captioned - Thursday 1st March 2018 - 7.30pm
The Weir - Audio Described - Friday 2nd March 2018 - 7.30pm
Great Expectations - Audio Described - Thursday 15th March 2018 - 7.30pm
The Stalls, Stalls Bar and an adapted toilet are accessible to wheelchair users. Please note this
venue does not have a lift and access for wheelchair users is restricted to the
Stalls level only.
An induction loop is fully installed in the auditorium. There are a limited number of headsets for the infra-red hearing system which should be booked in advance at the Box Office. Headsets are available from the kiosk in the foyer on payment of a returnable deposit (£5).
Hearing dogs and guide dogs are welcome in the theatre. Please inform the Box Office at the time of making your booking.
There is an adapted toilet on the Stalls level.