Garrick Theatre, London

Seating plan

Garrick Theatre seating plan

Garrick Theatre Seating Plan

The Garrick Theatre has a capacity of 723 seats, including 475 seats in the Stalls, 132 seats in the Dress Circle and 116 seats in the Grand Circle. Use our interactive seating plan to view 2182 seat reviews and 961 photos of views from seat.

Venue overview

The Garrick Theatre first opened in 1889 and was financed by W.S Gilbert. Named after prolific Shakespearean actor David Garrick, the theatre was the first in the West End to be named after an actor. Decorated in an Italian Renaissance style, the stage is marked by decorative pillars. The Garrick Theatre regularly houses successful one-off plays, most recently hosting the year-long residency of the Kenneth Branagh Theatre Company, which included productions such as , Romeo and Juliet and The Entertainer. In the past, the theatre has hosted musicals such as Rock of Ages and Chicago.

Since renovations, you are able to hear the rattle of the underground during productions. Seating at the Garrick Theatre is notoriously tricky, with support pillars and circle overhangs restricting the view for many seats. The Stalls and Dress Circle offer the best views.

Good value seats

The best seats on a budget can be found in selected seats towards the rear of the Stalls, where seats are usually discounted because of the many support pillars and Dress Circle overhang. Otherwise, buy a Grand Circle ticket and hope for an upgrade!

Premium seats

Sit between Row D and J in the Stalls for an excellent, unrestricted view of the stage. Alternatively, the Dress Circle offers incredibly clear and detailed views, without feeling far away from the stage. These seats have brilliant views of the stage, which is reflected in the price of tickets.

Recent seat reviews

Stalls P7
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maltishah 5'5", 26 reviews
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Garrick Theatre Stalls P7 view from seat photo

Great seat for the price. Enough legroom for me but for those taller you’re on an aisle so can spread out. Comfy seats. Sold as restricted view as a pillar is in your eye line - however the pillar doesn’t actually block the stage. Saw City of Angels and... More

Saw City of Angels City of Angels on 12 March 2020

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Stalls H1
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joc78 5"4, 435 reviews, 6 helpful votes
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Garrick Theatre Stalls H1 view from seat photo

This seat is situated behind a pillar so you do have to lean slightly to the left to get a full view of the stage. If you didn't then about a third of the stage is obscured. There is plenty of leg room as the seat is on the end of the aisle and it is... More

Saw City of Angels City of Angels on 09 March 2020

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Stalls N22
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rgowan 5"6, 240 reviews, 14 helpful votes
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Garrick Theatre Stalls N22 view from seat photo

The seat is to the side of the auditorium so you miss anything happening stage right. The legroom is great as there isn't a row directly in front. The rake in the stalls is shallow so although there is no row directly in front, you could still get a... More

Saw City of Angels City of Angels on 09 March 2020

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