Shepherd's Bush Empire (currently known as O2 Shepherd's Bush Empire for sponsorship reasons, and formerly called BBC Television Theatre) is a music venue in Shepherd's Bush, west London, run by the Academy Music Group. It was originally built in 1903 as a music hall and in 1953 became the BBC Television Theatre. Since 1994, it has operated as a music venue. It is a Grade II listed building.Put Shepherd's Bush Empire at the forefront of your travel plans using our London planner.
Shepherd's Bush Empire Reviews
Came here as it was an act my teenaged daughter wanted to see queuing not a problem with 02 app though the drinks were pricey £6+ for a pint of cider and soft drinks only served in half pints at... more »
Came here recently to watch a foals gig. The venue is really good and very intimate. We got in through security swiftly and managed to get a good spot down the front. The sound was amazing and the... more »
Came here for the 1st time to see artist/rapper "noname". I was greeted by friendly security who checked my bag before going into the venue. The area had atmosphere felt very in control the sound, scene and lighting was good. The crowd was well behaved. The crowd staff offered cups of water before the main act came on stage which I thought was considerate even though I didn't feel hot because the venue was well ventilated. I enjoyed my time at the O2. and loved the decor it was clean inside and didn't have a beer smell. I recommend this place for an intimate gig. Only disappointment the act on stage could of been longer although there was an encore which was a delight to the crowd.
Very good music and entertainment venue. We saw Bill Bailey live here. Was an exceptional show fairly priced. Well organised event facility. Staff are experts in their field. Drinks a little pricey. Well worth seeing a band or show here.
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