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Plan your visit Lilian Baylis Studio

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Planning your visit to Lilian Baylis Studio

Lilian Baylis Studio
Lilian Baylis Studio © Ana Lečić

Lilian Baylis Studio
Located in Sadler’s Wells in Angel
Rosebery Avenue, London, EC1R 4TN

Find more information on transport in our section on getting to Lilian Baylis Studio.

Booking tickets

You can book your tickets online.

Get in touch
If you’d like assistance booking a ticket or have questions about your booking, please get in touch with our team at the Ticket Office. We’re always happy to help. 

Ticket Office
Open Monday – Saturday from 12 pm – 6 pm 
020 7863 8000

Cloakroom and lost property

Unfortunately, we don’t have a cloakroom for Lilian Baylis Studio.

For lost property, please call 0207 863 8198.

Get here early

We recommend arriving 30 minutes before the performance starts, so you can soak up the pre-show atmosphere and find your seat in time.

Food and drink

Pre-order your drinks and take in the buzz of the theatre at one of our bars. You can also grab a coffee or a bite to eat (with a side of star spotting) at our Fox Garden Court Café. Find more information on eating and drinking below.

Eating and drinking during the performance

We serve a selection of drinks and snacks before the performance and during the interval from our bars on each level. The average price for snacks is £3.00.

We understand that people want to bring their own snacks. As a courtesy to other audience members, please don’t eat hot food or packed lunches.

You can take drinks into the auditorium if they’re in plastic bottles or cups, but no glass.


We put on some family-friendly performances, but generally speaking we don’t allow children under the age of five in the audience.

If the show allows children under five, under twos go free. If you’re a parent or carer, please book aisle seats to make getting in and out easier.

Under 16s must be accompanied by an adult.

Filming and photography

We don’t allow recording on any cameras, mobile phones or other recording equipment in the auditorium.


We ask that you treat our staff and your fellow audience members with respect. We have a zero-tolerance approach to any intimidating, aggressive or threatening behaviour.

Getting to Lilian Baylis Studio

The exterior of Sadler's Wells stage door entrance to the Lilian Baylis Studio
Lilian Baylis Studio and Stage Door entrance © Philip Vile
Our address

Sadler’s Wells Theatre
Rosebery Avenue


Get a better sense for how to get to Lilian Baylis Studio through our visual guide.

All our theatres are fully accessible. Find out about our theatres and the facilities they include.

Find out more about how we’re making our venues and experiences more accessible to more people.

To reserve a place, pleaseget in touch with our team at the ticket office. We’re always happy to help. 

Ticket office
Open Monday – Saturday from 12 pm – 6 pm 
020 7863 8000 

Public transport

It’s easy to reach us using public transport. To plan your journey and for up to date information, visit the TFL Journey Planner 


Numbers 19, 38 and 341 stop at the Sadler’s Wells bus stop.

Tube / Train

Angel (Northern Line City Branch) is 250 metres from Sadler’s Wells Theatre. Trains run every few minutes northbound to Kings Cross and Euston, and southbound to Bank and London Bridge. There is no step-free access at Angel. Farringdon (Thameslink, Elizabeth line, Circle, Hammersmith & City and Metropolitan lines) is 1.5 kilometres from Sadler’s Wells Theatre. This station has step-free access to all platforms including level boarding to Thameslink trains. The theatre is a 20-minute walk away, or take the 341 bus for five stops and alight directly outside Sadler’s Wells. King’s Cross / St. Pancras (national and international rail services, Thameslink, Circle, Hammersmith & City, Metropolitan, Northern, Piccadilly and Victoria lines) is 1.5 kilometres from Sadler’s Wells Theatre. This station has step-free access. The theatre is an 18-minute walk away, or take the 205 or 214 bus for five stops to Angel Islington / City Road, approximately 250 metres from Sadler’s Wells Theatre.


There is a limited amount of space for coaches to park on Rosebery Avenue.

Please make sure the coach is not parked on the double yellow lines, or in the bus stop. To help reduce noise and air pollution, please make sure the engine is switched off when parked outside the theatre.


There are bike racks outside and opposite the theatre, and several cycle hire stations nearby.


If you’re coming by car, the easiest route is from Pentonville Road into the west side of Claremont Square and down Amwell Street. There are no turns into St. John Street from Pentonville, City and Goswell Roads.

Here are the nearest public charging points for electric cars.


Free on-street parking in Hardwick Street (and other streets off Rosebery Avenue) after 6:30 pm Monday – Friday and from 1:30 pm on Saturdays. Heavy fines apply to parking in residents’ bays.

Sadler’s Wells car park

We have 15 spaces available in the Sadler’s Wells car park, located at the back of the theatre off Arlington Way. The postcode is EC1R 1XA.

If someone in your group is over 65, a member of our Access for All Scheme or a Blue Badge holder, you can use the Sadler’s Wells car park.

It costs £6 for over 65s and is free for Access for All Scheme members and Blue Badge holders.

To reserve a place, please get in touch with our colleagues in the ticket office. We’re always happy to help.

Ticket office
020 7863 8000 

Congestion charge 

Lilian Baylis Studio is inside London’s congestion charge zone.

Please check the TFL website to find out when the congestion charge applies.

Depending on where you’re coming from, it is possible to park outside the zone with a short walk to the theatre. The nearest car park outside the congestion charge zone is in Parkfield Street.

For information on exemptions, discounts and how to pay, visit Transport for London.

Eating and drinking

A selection of cakes and pastries on display at the cafe bar
Fox Garden Court Cafe © Ana Lečić
Fox Garden Court Cafe 

For a quick bite to eat (and a side of star spotting), head to the Fox Garden Court Cafe at Lilian Baylis Studio.

Our fresh, seasonal menu includes daily specials alongside fresh salads, a selection of curries, pastries, artisan coffee and cakes cooked right here in our kitchen. Prices start from £7.50.

We’re open from 8:30 am – 7:30 pm on performance evenings and from 12 pm (noon) for matinees.

Our cafe is working towards being cashless. We’d really appreciate it if you could help us reach this goal by using your contactless card or phone when paying.

Every purchase helps us support the future of dance. Thank you.