Ambassadors Theatre

The Ambassadors Theatre opened on 5th June 1913. The theatre presented Eugene O'Neill's The Emperor Jones starring Paul Robeson, The Mask of Virtue in 1935 which saw the West End stage debut of a 22 year old Vivien Leigh and Spring Meeting in 1938 with Margaret Rutherford. Britain's longest running production The Mousetrap by Agatha Christie opened at The Ambassadors on 25th November 1952 and played here until its 21st Birthday in 1973 when it transferred next door to the larger St Martin's Theatre.

Ambassadors Theatre exclusives
Mon 14 Oct 2019 - Sat 4 Jan 2020

Ghost Stories

‘Ask yourself this. What is it that drew you to this event? If it's to discover what scares you then the answer to that is easy…’
Fri 24 Jan - Sat 28 Mar 2020

Kunene and the King

South Africa, 2019. Twenty-five years since the first post-apartheid democratic elections, two men from contrasting walks of life are thrust together to reflect on a quarter century of change.