Event spaces

Shaftesbury Theatre’s new hospitality spaces provide the perfect venue for any conference, meeting or social event. Our events team will guide you through the process and help you create the perfect occasion.

 

Around the times we’re open for our resident show, the rest of the Shaftesbury’s spaces are available to rent by the hour for private or corporate bookings. Our dedicated Events team has a wealth of experience in creating memorable events and will work with you to ensure your event meets your exact requirements.

Unique, fully staffed, and in the heart of Central London; to learn more about the capabilities of our spaces, download our events brochure here.

The 1911

The 1911 is the perfect choice for meetings, training sessions, workshops, breakout sessions and private social gatherings. Completed in October 2022, the space features a fully-stocked bar, table seating if required, and easy access to the main auditorium.

Accommodating up to 150 people, The 1911 is a bright, comfortable and flexible space which can be configured to your exact requirements.

 

ENQUIRE

Email: events@shaftesburytheatre.com
Phone: 020 7395 1318

The Taffner Suite

The Taffner Suite is an intimate space situated next to the Stalls seating of the theatre. Accommodating between 25-30 people with private washroom facilities and relaxed lounge area, it is ideal for pre-show drinks, meetings or breakout sessions.

In the evening the Taffner Suite acts as our hospitality space to host our VIP Experiences, check out our available ticket upgrades to enhance your trip to our show.

 

ENQUIRE

Email: events@shaftesburytheatre.com
Phone: 020 7395 1318

The Crewe Bar

Opened in July 2023, the Crewe Bar takes the name of eminent 20th century theatre architect and designer of the Shaftesbury, Bertie Crewe. With a fully-stocked bar, seating areas and space for up to 40 people. the Crewe Bar is the ideal space for a meeting, workshop, or intimate drinks reception before a show.

 

ENQUIRE

Email: events@shaftesburytheatre.com
Phone: 020 7395 1318

Auditorium

With space for up to 1,300 guests across three levels and several break-out rooms, the auditorium is the perfect space for large-scale conferences, product launches and AGMs. With dedicated on-site tech and staging experts available at all times, we can ensure your day runs smoothly. Our hospitality team are experts at welcoming large crowds through our doors every night, so your event will be in safe hands.

 

ENQUIRE

Email: events@shaftesburytheatre.com
Phone: 020 7395 1318

Additional Spaces

For any large corporate event or conference, the Shaftesbury has plenty of break-out spaces, including the Grand Bar, the Royal Bar and our Foyer. All can accommodate groups seated or standing for food and drinks, or as areas for your guests to relax.

Visit our Conferences page to learn more about what we can offer large-scale corporate bookings.

 

ENQUIRE

Email: events@shaftesburytheatre.com
Phone: 020 7395 1318

Check Our Availability

You can use the search tool above to check the live availability of our rooms, and place a booking online.

Alternatively, if you’d like to place a booking with one of our staff members or discuss any extra requirements for your booking, just email events@shaftesburytheatre.com or call 020 7395 1322.