Fortune Theatre

Opened: 1924
Capacity: 431 seats


  • The Fortune was the first London theatre to be built after World War I.
  • The theatre has seen many celebrated actors and actresses perform on its stage including Dame Judi Dench, Dirk Bogarde and Maureen Lipman, as well as the ground-breaking revue Beyond the Fringe with Alan Bennett, Peter Cook, Dudley Moore and Jonathan Miller.
  • The Fortune Theatre is most closely associated with its current production ‘The Woman in Black’ which has become a West End legend and will be celebrating its 30th Birthday this year!

Fortune Theatre, Russell Street, London WC2B 5HH

Contact: Rob Coughlan, Theatre Manager
Stage Door 020 7010 7900


Parking  / Transport Information

The nearest tube stations are Covent Garden or which are approximately 5 minute walk to The Fortune and Charing Cross over ground.  

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