What was the Novello Theatre called before?

1905 The Novello Theatre, known as the Waldorf Theatre opened on 22 May 1905 with an eight-week season of opera and drama starring the actress Eleanora Duse and the well-known opera singers Emma Calve and Edouard de Reszke.

What shows have been at Novello Theatre?

Productions at Novello Theatre

Show Opened Links
Eurobeat – Almost Eurovision September 2008 Review
Into the Hoods March 2008
Shadowlands December 2007 Review
Desperately Seeking Susan November 2007 Review

Who is Novello Theatre named after?

Ivor Novello
This was completed in December 2005 when the Theatre was renamed again, this time to the Novello Theatre in recognition of Ivor Novello who had lived in a flat over the Theatre for 38 years, between 1913 and 1951. Novello wrote many of his most memorable musicals in the Theatre during this period.

How big is the Novello Theatre?

The Novello Theatre has a seating capacity of 1,105 across 4 levels: Stalls, Dress Circle, Grand Circle, and Balcony.

How old is the Novello Theatre London?

117Novello Theatre / Age (c. 1905)

How long is Mamma Mia Novello Theatre?

2 hours and 35 minutes
The total running time for Mamma Mia! the musical is 2 hours and 35 minutes including one interval.

Can you bring food Novello Theatre?

Food & Drink: Snacks and drinks in plastic containers are allowed in the auditorium, however hot food is prohibited. The Novello theatre has a no glass policy within the auditorium so all drinks purchased at the bar must be transferred into plastic cups.

How long is Mamma Mia at the Novello Theatre?

The total running time for Mamma Mia! the musical is 2 hours and 35 minutes including one interval. The interval length is 15 minutes.

When did Mamma Mia open in London?

It was on March 23, 1999 that the musical MAMMA MIA! met its first and most crucial test when it was put in front of its first-ever paying audience in London – and was given the kind of welcome it has been getting ever since, every night, at every one of the many productions that have since followed.

How long has Mamma Mia been running in London?

After over two decades, it’s the longest-running jukebox musical in the West End. Not only has London loved the show since 1999, it’s been on Broadway since 2001 and it’s wowed audiences worldwide after touring over 50 countries spanning all six continents.

Is there a dress code for Novello Theatre?

Is there a dress code at the Novello Theatre? No, there is no set dress code for a show at the Novello Theatre. Dress up if you’re celebrating a special night, otherwise, wear something that is comfortable and bear in mind the weather for your journey to and from the theatre as well.