This Headout guide on the Prince of Wales theatre seating plan will help you find the best seats in the house. Get real-time seat availability and pricing, insider tips on the best seats, and more.
Navigating the Prince of Wales Theatre Seating Plan
Prince of Wales Theater has a typical theatre structure with the two staple sections, stalls and circle, along with box seating on either side of the circle section. With 1160 seats in total, the theatre is average sized. Let’s look at each seating section in detail.
Prince of Wales Theatre - Recommended Seats
💸 Value for money seats
Circle - Any seats in Row A to F. Great view of the stage without paying a hefty price. These seats are also the most popular and tend to sell out soon.
🎟️ If money were no matter
Stalls - Any seats in Row B to D. Row A is too close to the stage and you may miss out on a few acts that happen at the sides.
🦵🏼 Best views of the stage
Stalls - Rows B-D, and Seats 9-37 in Rows E to J.
Circle - Seats 16-31 in Rows A to F.
Prince of Wales Theatre Stalls
The stalls fan out away from the stage, getting wider towards the back of the auditorium. There are two half aisles dividing the seating into three sections at the rear. The section is well-raked, giving clear views of the stage over the heads of the audience in front. The stage is quite high, so people in the first row may have to look up, but these are currently sold as lottery seats.
There are some restricted views from the first and final seats in rows N-T. Whilst the stage is still visible, these seats do feel quite far to the side and look at the stage from an angle. The final rows have the overhang of the level above in view, but this only obstructs the very top of the stage.
Check out the real-time seat availability of the Stalls in the Prince of Wales Theatre.
Prince of Wales Theatre Circle
The dress circle is similar in layout to the stalls, with three blocks of seating. The whole section is steeply raked, giving clear views over the top of the audience in front, though it may not be suitable for Vertigo sufferers. There is a safety rail at the ends of each stairwell, which limits the views from aisle seats in the first three rows.
Seats towards the centre give the best views of the stage, but those towards the sides of the auditorium also look directly at the action. The back of the dress circle feels high but due to the size of the auditorium, does not feel too far away. The entire stage is always in view from these seats.
Check out the real-time seat availability of the Circles in the Prince of Wales Theatre.
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Which Seats Offer the Best View?
A good theatre experience is good as long as you’re sitting at the right place. Here are the best seating options for The Book of Mormon London.
In the stalls section, Row E seats 27-32, row F 15-31, row G 15-32 and row H 15-33 are marked as ‘Premium’ seats. From these seats you will have a perfect view of the stage. On the other hand, Row A seats 18-29, row B 18-29, row C 19-32 and row D 18-33 are considered to be the best in the dress circle section. Please note that all the seat options listed above are also amongst the most expensive seats in the theatre.
Which Seats Offer the Best Value for Money?
If you’re looking for a great time on West End but have budgetary restrictions, we have the best value for money seats for The Book of Mormon listed below for you. In the stalls section, the entirety of rows B-D are very reasonably priced and will offer excellent views of the stage. For the dress circle section, the central seats of rows E-J are value for money.
If you’re looking for something a little cheaper and don’t mind not getting the best view, the entirety of row A in the stalls is cheaper than the options listed above. Please note that if seated here, you’ll will often have to look up at the stage to watch the show.
Prince of Wales Theatre Reviews
Visited the theatre to watch Book of Mormon. This was my first theatre visit in UK as I'm not a big fan of stage performances but I did enjoy the visit. We were in circle seats where you get a bit of space but have limited view of the play. They also have food served here but the food/drink service close as soon as the play begins. The seating areas were clean and pristine so kudos to the staff!
- Sanka1 🇱🇰🇬🇧, Tripadvisor, December 2022
Amazing theater! I have got to the place and the play based on the recommendation of a friend. I watched the play The Book Of Mormon and I totally liked it! I would say that watching this play, or maybe also other play at this theater, is a great thing to do in London even when you are in the city for the first time.
- Janka K, Tripadvisor, July 2022
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