John Lyons Theatre


The John Lyons Theatre is a modern space, available for a wide range of corporate and private events or theatre productions located in the heart of London, between Covent Garden and Holborn. 

The theatres refit and refurbishment has allowed us to inspire and showcase the work of our talented students. It provides up-to-date technology, enhancing the audience experience and creating a versatile space that can be used for theatre, dance, music and lectures. It also provides a state-of-the art venue for our growing programme of events supporting our social agenda, including community events, which we are also able to offer for venue hire.

Please note we are not currently taking bookings for the John Lyons Theatre or our teaching spaces due to our teaching priorities during term 1.


  • Venue hire

    Our multifaceted, fully accessible theatre is the ideal space for AGMs, company presentations, product launches, theatre productions, screenings, rehearsal space, award ceremonies and lectures.

  • Testimonials - John Lyons Theatre hire

    Hear from organisations such as ITV Studios, London Short Series Festival, FeSTeLõn Festival of Spanish Theatre of London, Association of Colleges, Deafinitley Theatre. 

  • Download the John Lyons Theatre brochure

    Up-to-date information on the venues facilities, specifications, accesability and classroom hire. 

  • Sponsor a seat

    Your name or message on a seat in the John Lyons Theatre. You will receive exclusive invitations and priority booking to all events held in the theatre. 


To discuss booking the theatre, a classroom or seat sponsorship please contact or call 020 7492 2615.

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Images clockwise: London Short Series panel, FeSTeLõn Festival of Spanish Theatre of London (two images) and Petruskha Studios Bubbles

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