Regent's Park Open Air Theatre

Tickets for events at Regent's Park Open Air Theatre, London

Inner Circle, London, NW1 4NU

Venue Information

The theatre is located in Queen Mary's Gardens, on the Inner Circle of Regent's Park and consequently is surrounded entirely by parkland. It is completely uncovered; the only sheltered area being underneath the tiered auditorium, which houses one of the longest bars of any theatre in London - stretching the entire length of the seating. A selection of pre-theatre dining options are available throughout the season including a hot & cold buffet, barbecue and covered dining where you can pre-book to be served dinner before the performance, with coffee and dessert served in the interval. The theatre also boasts its own picnic lawn with tables for the audience to bring their own food. The theatre houses an extensive backstage area complete with green room for the company and technical team, a full wardrobe, makeup and wigs department, a workshop and paintshop for the creation and maintenance of stage sets and numerous offices for stage management, sound, LX and other crew. The theatre is a registered charity, run by an Artistic Director Timothy Sheader and Executive Director William Village. The charity's Board of Trustees is chaired by Stuart Griffiths OBE, and includes Sir Peter Rogers, Anna Fleischle, Tyrone Huntley, Toni Racklin, William Village and Dame Judi Dench.



By Tube

Baker Street is the closest tube station and is served by the Bakerloo, Circle, Hammersmith and City, Jubilee and Metropolitan lines. The venue is also close to Regent's Park Station (Bakerloo Line) and Great Portland Street Station (Hammersmith & City, Circle and Metropolitan lines.)

By Train

Marylebone station is a 15 minute walk to the west. Euston station is a 30 minute walk to the east.

By Car

Use the postcode NW1 4NU to plan your journey.

By Bus

Baker Street is served by bus numbers 13, 18, 27, 30, 74, 82, 113, 139, 189, 274. Marylebone Road is served by bus numbers 18, 205, 27, 30, 453 and N18.


Parking is free on the Inner Circle, Chester Road and Outer Circle after 6.30pm. Pay and Display at all other times.


Wheelchair Access

The theatre is fully accessible to people with reduced mobility. Spaces in the auditorium for wheelchair users and their companions can be booked in advance with the Open Air Theatre Box Office.

Hearing Systems

An FM assisted listening system is available for people with hearing impairments. Please request a handset from the venue.

Guide Dogs

Guide dogs are welcome and can be looked after if required.

General Access Info

To book a disabled space or for more information, please call 0333 320 2834.