Thames Tunnel Shaft, Brunel Museum, London

21 June 2016 - 22 June 2016

One of our favourite venues to perform in, this atmospheric, underground tunnel shaft is one of our most popular events each season for a totally unique experience!

With the added treat of being able to drink delicious cocktails and toast marshmallows round the fire afterwards in the beautiful Midnight Apothecary Cocktail Garden, on site.

Please note that the temperature in the tunnel shaft may be cool, so bring some warm clothes. If you have a problem with stairs please let us know and we can book you seats in the high level viewing platform.

Join us on Tuesday 21st or Wednesday 22nd June 2016, 7.30pm start for both

Tickets are priced at £20, or £28 to include a cocktail at the Midnight Apothecary Garden, and are available to buy online here.

Due to this being our most popular venue, we've added extra dates! You can also catch us here on Tuesday 7th and Wednesday 8th June! Full details & booking here.

NB: all 4 dates will appear via the booking link, select the date you wish to buy tickets for in the white drop-down date box, found on the left hand side of the blue 'Get Tickets' box.

We highly recommend booking early to avoid disappointment as this is always one of our most popular venues!

Venue Information

Thames Tunnel Shaft, Brunel Museum

Part of the fascinating Brunel Museum in Rotherhithe, this place is like an extraordinary underground cathedral. The performance area is an incredible cylindrical shaft built by Brunel as pedestrian entrance to the Thames Tunnel. This is a unique and atmospheric show. New improved access by ramp and full height doorway gives to a staircase down to the lower chamber. A viewing platform high inside the shaft offers balcony seating for a limited number of people: priority given to those with impaired mobility or using a wheelchair. Serving delicious cocktails before the performance and during the interval in the museum’s Midnight Apothecary Garden. Not to be missed! Please note, this venue is underground and the temperature may be cool, so bring a sweater.

Facilities at this venue include:

  • Toilets in the main museum
  • Museum
  • Cafe
  • Midnight Apothecary pop up bar
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Leif Jone Ølberg Figaro
Joseph Doody Count Almaviva (Wednesday 22nd)
James Schouten Bartolo
Katie Slater Rosina (Tuesday 21st)
Flora McIntosh Rosina (Wednesday 22nd)
Tom Asher Basilio/Fiorello
Emily Blanch Berta
Berrak Dyer Pianist
Sonia Chapman Company Stage Manager (Tuesday 21st)
Fiona Johnston Company Stage Manager (Wednesday 22nd)
Timothy Cape Captions Operator