Theatre Royal Haymarket

The Band Charity Gala – Elton John AIDS Foundation

to benefit the Elton John AIDS Foundation


Gary Barlow, Howard Donald, Mark Owen and Robbie Williams with David Furnish invite you to the Charity Gala Opening Night of The Band:  a new musical with the music of Take That to benefit the Elton John AIDS Foundation in its 25th Anniversary.

On Tuesday, 4th December 2018, join us within the Theatre Royal Haymarket for a special dinner (in the theatre – stall seating replaced with tables for one night only) and auction before the opening night performance in London of The Band.

The  evening will feature a very special performance by Take That.

Elton John AIDS Foundation (EJAF)

Since 1992, EJAF has worked to combat stigma, prevent infections, provide treatment and services, and motivate governments to end AIDS. As a leading worldwide organisation helping those affected by HIV, it supports programmes in 23 countries to provide access to information, testing and treatment for those living with, affected by or at risk of HIV/AIDS.

To learn more, go to

Gala Tables
For one night only, all seating in the Stalls of the Theatre Royal Haymarket will be removed and replaced with dinner tables for a one-off experience, which will feature a very special performance by Take That.  The red carpet will begin at 6.00pm, followed by a Gala Dinner at 7.00pm.  The musical will begin at 8.30pm.  Dress code is Black Tie for the Gala tables.  The Gala tables are available from £1000 per head – for further information, gala tickets or to become a sponsor, people should contact the Elton John AIDS Foundation on 020 7603 9996 or [email protected]

Other tickets available with entry from 8pm, with the show starting at 8.30pm.
Royal Circle £200, £175, £150 & £125
Upper Circle £100, £75, £50* & £25**
Gallery*** £50

*Limited View
**Restricted View (only on sale in person at the theatre)
*** Patrons in the Gallery should be aware that seating is on cushioned wooden benches
Please note there are 65 steps to the Upper Circle & Gallery.

100% to benefit the Elton John AIDS Foundation

Box Office

Click to book online

For Royal Circle & Upper Circle tickets please use the link above, for all Gala Table enquiries please contact the Elton John AIDS Foundation on 020 7603 9996 or [email protected]

Performance Times

Tuesday 4th December 8.30pm

Gala Itinerary
6pm - Red Carpet arrival for Dinner Guests.
7pm - Dinner is served.
8pm - Entrance into the theatre for all other ticket holders.
8.30pm - Show starts.
10.50pm - Approx end time of the show.
There will then be a special performance from Take That for all ticket holders.


Contact Us

Theatre Royal Haymarket 18 Suffolk Street London SW1Y 4HT


+44(0)20 7930 8800    


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