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Office hours are 9.30 am to 5.30 pm Monday to Friday

Bookshop hours are Monday to Friday 10.00 am – 6.30 pm | Saturday 11.00 am – 5.00 pm

The Samuel French Theatre Bookshop, London

 Our London shop

 

The Samuel French Bookshop is the theatre bookshop, with the largest range of plays, theatre books and gifts in London, and expert staff on hand to help.


 

How to find us


 


 
 

Samuel French's Theatre Bookshop
52 Fitzroy Street, London W1T 5JR

 

Telephone: 020 7255 4300

 

Email: bookshop@samuelfrench-london.co.uk


 Warren Street, Great Portland Street


Opening hours

Monday to Friday
10am-6.30pm

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Saturday
11am-5pm
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Sunday
Closed



 

Our range includes:

 

  • Single plays and collections
  • Musical scores and libretti
  • Biograghies
  • The Stage and theatre magazines
  • Shakespeare plays and criticism
  • Theatre history and practice books
  • Acting books
  • Accent CDs and books
  • Educational books
  • Technical theatre books
  • Books on writing and directing
  • Theatre DVDs
  • Film books
  • Theatre gifts
  • Toy theatres
  • Moleskin notebooks
  • Books on London
 
 


 

Students get a 10% discount on production of a valid student card.

 


 


Some comments from our customers:

"What a wonderful wonderful bookshop. I could spend hours — days here!"

"Samuel French is my favourite bookstore in London!'

"Adorable shop and helpful staff for the aspiring actor."

"A shop that provides inspiration ... with friendly and knowledgeable staff."

"This is fantastic! I've been looking for Howard Barker's Arguments for a Theatre for 2 years and absolutely lit up when I saw it here."

"This bookstore is like a theatrical paradise!"

"A wonderful haven for theatregoers ... a welcoming place ... such friendly staff."